Southern Oregon Athletes Compete at Olympic Trials

Athletes with ties to Oregon have been doing very well at the Track & Field Olympic Trials in Eugene. On Monday, a pair of Southern Oregonians aimed to join the ranks of the nation’s elite. Ian Dobson, a Klamath Union graduate who finished third at the Trials in 2008, once again earned a spot in … Continue reading »

Fueling an Olympic Athlete

“A lot more like the first few days I realized I hadn’t eaten this much in forever,” Breanna Sapienza said about her diet while training for the Olympic Trials. “I can’t eat this much anymore. I wasn’t hungry. I get to the point where I’m like, I don’t want to eat. But she has to in order replenish … Continue reading »

Sapienza Swimming for Olympic Glory

Breanna Sapienza qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials in the 100-meter butterfly. On June 25th, she will travel to Omaha, Nebraska to try to earn a spot on the U.S. National Team. For the past year, her schedule has been turned up side down, unlike that of any other high school sophomore. At 6:25 a.m., … Continue reading »