Chris Leone

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Name: Chris Leone
Date registered: May 4, 2012


Chris Leone joined the NewsWatch 12 team as the Sports Director in October of 2010. Chris grew up in the Northeast and graduated from Syracuse University in 2008 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. After college, he spent two years as the Weekend Sports Anchor at KEVN in Rapid City, South Dakota. In his time both at SU and in Rapid City, Chris covered everything from Division I basketball to minor league hockey and rodeo. When he’s not at work, Chris enjoys playing tennis and watching college football and basketball.

Latest posts

  1. SOU Wins Double OT Thriller Over NCU — February 25, 2015
  2. Grizzlies Top Eagles in Game of the Week — February 24, 2015
  3. Danny Miles to Coach NAIA All-Star Game — February 23, 2015
  4. Kyle Singler Traded to Oklahoma City — February 19, 2015
  5. Cascade Christian Eliminates St. Mary’s — February 18, 2015

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SOU Wins Double OT Thriller Over NCU

Game story courtesy SOU Sports Information: ASHLAND, Ore. — The 23rd-ranked Southern Oregon men’s basketball team ended a five-game losing streak to Northwest Christian in dramatic fashion Wednesday night with a 98-92 double-overtime victory in the quarterfinal round of the Cascade Conference Championships presented by U.S. Bank. NCU’s Javonte Byrd hit a fadeaway 3-pointer as time … Continue reading »

Grizzlies Top Eagles in Game of the Week

The Ashland boys beat Eagle Point in our final Round Ball Wrap Game of the Week of 2014. Watch the highlights here:

Danny Miles to Coach NAIA All-Star Game

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Oregon Tech’s Danny Miles will coach at the NAIA All-Star Game in Kansas City next month. Miles will lead a team of the ten best NAIA Division II players against the ten best NAIA Division I players in the exhibition game on Saturday, March 21st. There will also be an NAIA … Continue reading »

Kyle Singler Traded to Oklahoma City

DETROIT, Mich. — Kyle Singler was one of many NBA players dealt just before Thursday’s trade deadline. Singler was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder in a three team deal with the Detroit Pistons and Utah Jazz. The Pistons sent Singler and point guard D.J. Augustin to Oklahoma City and got back point guard Reggie … Continue reading »

Cascade Christian Eliminates St. Mary’s

The Cascade Christian boys beat St. Mary’s 51-38 in the Southern Cascade League tournament to advance to the state playoffs. Watch the highlights here:

Crater Girls Rally To Beat Eagle Point

The Crater girls improve to 11-0 in the Midwestern League with a 52-47 win over Eagle Point. The Comets trailed by nine in the fourth quarter, but ended the game on a 14-0 run. Catch the highlights here:

SOU, A Home Away From Home

ASHLAND, Ore. — Freshman Courtney West has made a big impact this season for the SOU women. She leads the team in field goal percentage while averaging 8.9 points and 6.4 rebounds per game off the bench. Still, West said she’s had some trouble adjusting to the college game. “Having to go up against strong … Continue reading »

Beavers React to Scorpion-Delayed Flight

CORVALLIS, Ore. — After Saturday’s loss to USC, their fourth straight defeat on the road, the Oregon State men’s basketball team was looking forward to putting the losses behind them and getting back to Corvallis. They had a hard time doing that though as their flight back to Oregon was delayed after a woman was … Continue reading »

Round Ball Wrap, February 13th

It’s the final week of the regular season for 4A and 3A teams, while the races get even tighter in the 6A. Check out all of the region’s highlights on this week’s Round Ball Wrap.

Crater Beats Churchill For 18th Straight

The Crater girls beat Churchill on Thursday night to improve to 20-1 overall and 10-0 in the Midwestern League. Check out the highlights here:

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