MY FRIEND, MY MENTOR, MY COLLEAGUE;MY GOD-BLESS HIM FOREVER

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R I P…R. CHARLES SNYDER Today, it was tough to crack the mic for my ‘Early Byrd’ Sports Update on KBND Radio in Bend, but I did, and gave a moment to honor and recognize one of my mentors in the business. (Listen to report and shout out to Charlie below) Two people have had… Read More…

#3 BEND HANDS #1 SUMMIT FIRST LOSS:WILLY & CARTER LEAD WAY FOR BEARS

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The 3rd ranked Bend Lava Bears got revenge in a big way Friday as they handed #1 ranked Summit its first loss of the year downing the Storm, 7-1. Summit had won 13 straight until Bend avenged a 11-4 loss to Summit on Wednesday. SEE Replay of Game broadcast FREE: www.playactionsportsmedia.com  The Storm went silent… Read More…

#1 SUMMIT STORM REMAIN UNBEATEN 13-0; GREAT ‘SCOTT’ BEATS BEND

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The top-ranked Summit Storm ran its unbeaten streak to 13-0 after Wednesday’s 11-4 win at #2 Bend. The Storm poured it on early scoring 7-runs in the first inning enroute to improving to 5-0 in the IMC-Intermountain Conference. Summit starting Pitcher, Junior Colby Scott (pictured below), earned the win as Matt Hicks closed the game… Read More…

Best of Byrd:TONY GWYNN A LEGEND WITH OREGON CONNECTIONS

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Without a doubt, one of the best people we were able to have on our Show and interview in our 14 years. Tony Gwynn. Hall of Famer, 15 time MBL All-Star, 5-time Gold Glove winner, 8-time NL Batting Champion, .338 career batting aveage, 3,141 career hits, and a 20-year Pro. The former San Diego State… Read More…

Best of Byrd:CORVALLIS NATIVE & FINCH TALK ‘THE MASTERS’

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Oregon has had its share of great golfers, and PGA pro golfers in the likes of Peter Jacobsen, Brian Henniger, Ben Crane, Robert Garrigus, Bob Gilder, and the latest man trying to make the grade in Jason Allred. Jacobsen tied for 11th in the 1981 Masters, Ben Crane 17th in 2012, and Bob Gilder 14th… Read More…