North Medford Wins Baseball Title

SALEM, Ore. – North Medford defeated Sheldon 3-2 Saturday to win its first state baseball championship since 2007. The Black Tornado jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first inning thanks to a Jared Evans double off Brandon Brancato. Jordan Pond drove in another run in the third inning to give North Medford a 3-0 … Continue reading »

Black Tornado Sharing Success

MEDFORD, Ore. – Two teams, one goal. On Saturday, North Medford baseball and softball teams both have chances to win state championships. The last time that happened was 1984, and the significance is not lost on players and coaches. “I’ve gone to school with those guys and us for so long,” said Keisha Williams, senior … Continue reading »

North Medford Plays for State Crowns

MEDFORD, Ore. – From different cities to different classifications, from baseball to softball, several southern Oregon teams have one thing in common: a chance at state championships this weekend. The North Medford softball team will try for a third-straight state championship Saturday as they take on South Salem in the 6A title game in Corvallis. … Continue reading »

State Baseball, Softball Quarterfinals

Top seeded Crater loses to defending state champs Sheldon 8-3 on Friday. North Medford beats Lake Oswego 6-1 to advance to the semifinals, while the Black Tornado softball team defeats Grants Pass in walk-off fashion. Highlights from Ashland-Sherwood and St. Mary’s-Cascade Christian plus scores from around the state.

State Baseball Playoffs 05/28

North and South Medford meet in the second round of the 6A baseball playoffs with the Black Tornado winning 6-4. Top seeded Crater beats Tigard 4-1. St. Mary’s and Cascade Christian will play each other in the 3A baseball quarterfinals while North and GP are set to square off in the 6A softball quarterfinals on … Continue reading »

Ten Headed to State All-Star Series

MEDFORD, Ore. — The high school sports season ended in early June, but ten local baseball players will get one last chance to represent their high schools in the state All-Star Series. The top 6A and 5A teams will play in one series at Goss Stadium at Oregon State. The 4A will have its series … Continue reading »