Friday Night Blitz includes an overtime thriller between Crater and Grants Pass. South Medford gets a big win over South Eugene. Ashland rebounds from a big loss to Marist. Eagle Point blows a big lead to Springfield and Klamath Union hosts Yreka.
CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – After coming up just short in an upset bid against Tualatin, the Crater Comets will look to regroup this Friday when Oregon City comes to town. It was the Pioneers who ended the Comets season last year, winning 45-22 in the first round of the 6A playoffs. It’s just the second … Continue reading »
EAGLE POINT, Ore. – Eagle Point started the 2012 season with an exclamation point. The Eagles were taking on Mazama and vaulted out of the box with 22 points in the 1st quarter, and by halftime were leading 32-0. The game was played on a neutral site because Eagle Point’s home field is in the … Continue reading »
Games include: McNary at North Medford, Clackamas at Grants Pass, Klamath Union at Ashland, Cascade Christian at Santiam Christian, Sutherlin at North Valley and St. Mary’s at Rogue River.
MEDFORD, Ore – Over the past few years, the North-South rivalry has tipped in favor of the Panthers. To help re-balance the scales, the Black Tornado hired head coach Mike Mitchell in the winter. The main goal for Mitchell is to establish stability in a program that has had six different head coaches in 15 … Continue reading »
MEDFORD, Ore. – The Cascade Christian Challengers won 20 games over the last two years. They’ve had success, but not against Santiam Christian. Out of the Challengers’ six losses between 2010 and 2011, four have come at the hands of the Eagles. In fact, the Challengers made the 3A semi-finals each of the last two … Continue reading »
Butte Falls Assistant Coach Scott Thompson
The Klamath Union Pelicans are getting ready to do something they haven’t done in seven decades, defend an outright conference championship. K.U. has made some major strides as a program over the past few years but 2011 was the school’s first outright football conference title since the early 1940s. Now, the Pelicans have their sights … Continue reading »
The Crater Comets are entering their third season since moving up from the 5A to 6A classification. The Comets improved greatly from year one to year two, going 2-8 in 2010, but following that up with a 6-5 record last season. Crater is looking to take the next step this fall and start contending for … Continue reading »
Year after year, the Southwestern Conference is one of the toughest in high school football. With traditional powerhouses like Roseburg and Sheldon, as well as other top programs as South Medford and Thurston, it’s often hard for teams to break into one of the top three spots in the conference. That’s the challenge facing Grants … Continue reading »