Chris Leone

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Name: Chris Leone
Date registered: May 4, 2012

Biography

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. Avila Makes Most of Second Chance — April 16, 2014
  2. 2014 Pear Blossom Run Results — April 12, 2014
  3. Amateur Athlete: Torgerson Brothers — April 10, 2014
  4. Track Pits NAIA Stars Against NCAA — April 9, 2014
  5. Crusaders Aim for 4×400 State Title — April 2, 2014

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Round Ball Wrap, January 17th

The North Medford boys strike first in the Black and Blue Series, beating South 57-49. The South girls cruise by North. Crater tops Roseburg in overtime. Eagle Point routs North Valley while the Phoenix girls upset Mazama.

Pellum Named Defensive Coordinator

Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information EUGENE, Ore. – Don Pellum, who has encountered 23 years of coaching success at the University of Oregon as a football graduate assistant, linebackers coach, and a tutor of safeties and defensive linemen, has been elevated to the position of defensive coordinator according to the Ducks’ Head Coach Mark Helfrich. Pellum … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Altman, Loyd, Calliste

Oregon Head Coach Dana Altman: Oregon Guard Johnathan Loyd: Oregon Guard Jason Calliste:

Round Ball Wrap, January 3rd

The #1 South Medford girls beat Jaime Nared and Westview 64-54, while the South Medford boys lose to Thurston. #2 Southern Oregon loses a back and forth thriller against Northwest Christian and new head coach Luke Jackson.

Web Extra: Helfrich & Mack Brown

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Texas head coach Mack Brown and Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich hold their final news conference in the lead-up to the Alamo Bowl.

Nick Aliotti to Retire After Alamo Bowl

SAN ANTONIO — Longtime Oregon Defensive Coordinator Nick Aliotti will retire after Monday’s Alamo Bowl, the school announced today. Aliotti has been Oregon’s defensive coordinator for two stints that totaled 17 years, and has spent 24 total years at Oregon. Aliotti held his final pre-game press conference this afternoon. Here is the release from the … Continue reading »

First Day of Tournament Action at CCHS

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Southern Oregon Subaru Christmas Classic tipped off on Thursday at Cascade Christian, with the host team winning a thriller over Ashland 66-63. Other featured games include the defending 4A champs Mazama taking on Dayton, the Vikings and Pirates boys and the Ashland/Cascade Christian girls.

Beavs Butcher Boise in Hawai’i Bowl

Courtesy: Oregon State Athletics HONOLULU – Rashaad Reynolds returned two fumbles for touchdowns and the Oregon State offense racked up 454 yards to pace the Beavers to a 38-23 win over Boise State Tuesday night at the 2013 Sheraton Hawai’i Bowl. The first meeting between the teams – and eighth overall – found the Beavers … Continue reading »

South Wins Showdown of Top Ranked Teams

MEDFORD, Ore. — Ashley Bolston scored 32 points and Andee Ritter added 24 as the South Medford girls beat Willamette 83-55 on Friday night. Both teams entered the game ranked #1 in the state, the Panthers in the 6A, the Wolverines in the 5A.

Amateur Athlete: Hunter Bradford

Standing at 6’6 as a freshman, Hunter Bradford was easy to notice as he was an Honorable Mention All-Skyline player for Klamath Union. During the off-season, his family moved to Medford and now Bradford suits up for South. It didn’t take long for Dennis Murphy to notice him either. “I know that his father was … Continue reading »

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