TURNER — The Corvallis High girls basketball team defeated Gladstone 41-27 on Wednesday in the opening round of the Cascade Holiday Classic at Cascade HS. 

It was the third consecutive win for the Spartans (4-5). Corvallis plays host Cascade at 7 p.m. Thursday in its final tournament game.

Alsea 48, Falls City 30

FALLS CITY — Alsea won the nonleague game over the Mountaineers. Alsea resumes action on Thursday with another nonleague game at Days Creek.