Raiders Win OIT Doubleheader

Southern Oregon beat their rivals from Oregon Tech in both men’s and women’s hoops Saturday night. The Raiders dominated OIT in the men’s game, while Melissa Sweat sent the game to overtime with a buzzer beating three. SOU went on to win 82-80.

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 »

Karissa Dixon: Amateur AotW

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Kevin Dixon was on the North Medford girl’s basketball coaching staff from 2006-2010. One of his star pupils was his daughter, Karissa. With Dad always on the sidelines, Karissa admits basketball runs through her blood. “I’ve just been around it so much,” Karissa said. “It’s just kind of second nature almost.” … Continue reading »