Mountaineers Stun SOU, 38-37

ASHLAND, Ore. — The SOU Raiders turned the ball over five times including once in the final minute as Eastern Oregon upset #25 Southern Oregon 38-37 at Raider Stadium. The Raiders were previously unbeaten on their home field in three years under Craig Howard. SOU held a 37-24 lead in the second half when the … Continue reading »

Retzlaffs React to Historic Day

ASHLAND, Ore. – In Southern Oregon’s thrashing of Eastern Oregon on Saturday, Ryan Retzlaff finished with eight receptions for 121 yards and a touchdown. It was one of the best performances of his career, but somehow he wasn’t even the most productive Retzlaff on the field. Ryan’s brother Matt finished with an astounding 10 receptions, … Continue reading »

Retzlaffs Carry SOU to First 2013 Win

Courtesy: Southern Oregon University Athletics LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Southern Oregon University football conjured a foolproof remedy to its recent late-game woes on Saturday: put up the second-highest point total in program history and leave Eastern Oregon behind well before the final buzzer. The Raiders bolted to a 27-point halftime lead en route to … Continue reading »

Cycle Oregon Releases Scheduled Route

JOHN DAY, Ore. — Thousands of cyclists from around the world will descend on Eastern Oregon this summer, but only if they can get a ticket in time! Cycle Oregon has just released the route for this years riders. The 26th week-long ride will start and end in John Day. Along the route overnight stops … Continue reading »

Raiders Top #2 Ranked Eastern Oregon

ASHLAND, Ore. – Every time Eastern Oregon seemed like it was pulling away, Southern Oregon came back with a run of their own. The final run belonged to the Raiders, however, as a late steal led to a fast break. Kyle Tedder’s layup with under 17 seconds left gave SOU a four-point lead and essentially … Continue reading »

SOU’s Sweat Wins CCC Player of the Week

ASHLAND, Ore. – After averaging 23.5 points per game in two road wins last weekend, Southern Oregon’s Melissa Sweat won the Cascade Collegiate Conference’s Player of the Week award. It is the fourth such award this season for Sweat in only six weeks. In beating Simpson and California Maritime, Sweat totaled 47 points, 15 rebounds, … Continue reading »

Dodge Named NAIA Player of the Week

ASHLAND, Ore. – Southern Oregon sophomore quarterback Austin Dodge only played one half in Saturday’s 68-22 victory over Eastern Oregon. Yet that was enough to earn him the NAIA National Football Offensive Player of the Week award. Earlier in the day, the Frontier Conference named Dodge the conference’s Offensive Player of the Week. Dodge completed … Continue reading »