Weed plays its first home game since the Boles fire. South Medford falls to Sheldon, while North Medford and Grants Pass roll. Ashland squeaks by Ridgeview. Crater trounces Eureka. Mazama wins the Canal Bowl.
Upsets, comebacks and blowouts take center stage on the Friday Night Blitz. Highlights include Grants Pass/Sheldon, Roseburg/North Medford, South Medford/Willamette, Mountain View/Crater, Sweet Home/North Valley, North Eugene/Phoenix, Cottage Grove/Henley and Klamath Union/Elmira.
North Medford beats Canby in a battle of two top ten 6A teams. South Medford improves to 2-0 with a win over Lake Oswego. Grants Pass crushes Newberg to also move to 2-0. Move scores and highlights from around Southern Oregon.
The 2014 premiere of the Friday Night Blitz features key matchups at all levels. Highlights include Fortuna/North Medford, South Medford/Sunset, Ashland/Klamath Union, South Albany/Eagle Point, Cascade Christian/Henley, Lakeridge/Sheldon and Bandon/Rogue River.
Chris Leone and Brandon Kamerman go over the big storylines in the 2014 high school football season.
CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — John Beck and the Crater football coaches cooled off before practice on Monday afternoon, participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The Crater coaches will donate $200 towards ALS research and are challenging other coaches in the Rogue Valley to do the same. It was more than symbolic for Beck. His … Continue reading »
CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Crater freshman Devin Shook played for the US Under-16 team in last weekend’s International Bowl. The International Bowl pits the best young football players in the United States against the top players from Canada. There are divisions ranging from U-19 to U-15. Shook was the only player from Oregon to play … Continue reading »
BEND, Ore. — Cascade Christian dominated from start to finish as the Challengers won their first football state championship since 2006 with a 41-6 win over Nyssa in Saturday’s championship game. The Challengers were led on offense by Seth Knox, who completed 21 of 27 passes for 222 yards and four touchdowns. Cody Parker accounted … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — The last two unbeaten teams in 5A football met at Autzen Stadium on Saturday, and when the game was over, there was no doubt about who the better team was. The Sherwood Bowmen scored early and often as they beat the Ashland Grizzlies 57-12. The Grizzlies had some chances early, but failed … Continue reading »
North Medford falls to Tigard in the 6A quarterfinals 42-0 while Sheldon is upset by Canby 24-17. We look ahead to Saturday’s Ashland and Cascade Christian games and count down the five best games of the 2013 season.