Round Ball Wrap, February 21st

The final Friday of the regular season for the 4A-6A featured a pair of high-profile rivalries. South Medford owned the “Black and Blue” series. Both the Panthers girls and the Panthers boys beat the Black Tornado. In Eagle Point, the Eagles boys outlasted Ashland while the Grizzly girls beat the Lady Eagles. Also in the … Continue reading »

Local QB’s Display Basketball Skills

EAGLE POINT, Ore. – The Eagle Point football team finished 5-5 this season. The Eagles failed to reach the state tournament. The basketball team, however, is destined for greater things. After defeating Ashland on Friday night, the Eagles are 20-3. Jorge Quintero’s been on the football field and basketball court for three full seasons. His … Continue reading »

NCAA Rule Would Affect Ducks, Raiders

ASHLAND, Ore. A proposed rule change in college football would deliver a significant blow to up-tempo offenses like Southern Oregon and the University of Oregon. If approved, the change would force offenses to wait 10 seconds after the play clock starts running before they can snap the ball. Typically the SOU offense snaps the ball … Continue reading »

Round Ball Wrap, February 14th

The Round Ball Wrap features an epic finish for our Game of the Week in Phoenix as the Pirates hosted North Valley. Other highlights include Henley/Eagle Point, Roseburg/South Medford, Crater/Grants Pass, Klamath Union/North Medford, Mazama/Hidden Valley and Illinois Valley/Cascade Christian.

Local Athletes Struggle for Recognition

EAGLE POINT, Ore. – In 2013, Crater football players Derrick Turituri and RJ Morgan signed letters of intent to play for the University of Arizona. Comets head coach John Beck reflected on the challenges those athletes faced. “The University of Arizona coaches said Northern California and Southern Oregon are the most under-recruited areas in the nation,” Beck said. … Continue reading »

The Legacy of 1,000 Wins, Part 2

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — When you are having the success that Danny Miles has had, people start to notice. For years, Miles has had opportunities to coach somewhere else. “I had a chance to go on to other places, mainly to see if my system would work some place else,” said Miles, “but this is … Continue reading »

The Legacy of 1,000 Wins, Part 1

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Oregon Tech head coach Danny Miles is one of two men’s basketball coaches to reach 1,000 career wins. What’s the formula for building 1,000 wins? For Miles, it started with a very modest beginning. “That year I remember we went 0-9 in football as an assistant,” he said, “1-21 in basketball … Continue reading »

Miles Joins Elite 1,000 Win Club

Courtesy: Oregon Tech Athletics SALEM, Ore. –  Oregon Tech’s Danny Miles became just the second men’s basketball coach at a four-year level to reach 1,000 career victories when his Hustlin’ Owls ran past Corban University, 71-51, in men’s Cascade Conference basketball in front of a near capacity crowd at the C.E Jeffers Sports Center tonight … Continue reading »

Round Ball Wrap, January 31st

The Round Ball Wrap, normally featuring primarily high school basketball, takes a closer look at NAIA college basketball as Danny Miles goes for 1,000 wins for the second time. The Oregon Tech men’s basketball team was at Northwest Christian, a team the Owls already beat by 19 at home. Meanwhile, other highlights include North Medford … Continue reading »

OIT Falls to COI, #Miles1000 Has to Wait

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The excitement and celebration will have to wait. Oregon Tech’s first chance to deliver head coach Danny Miles his 1,000th career win was unfulfilled. The Owls lost at home to (14) College of Idaho 79-65 stalling the inevitable at least six days. Duncan Schramm finished with 20 points, but C of … Continue reading »

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