PROSPECT LEGEND ANDY MAURER PASSES

Not often are football linemen known to have a personality, or much of a sense of humor, except for one man from Prospect, Oregon who played in the NFL and two Super Bowls. Andy Maurer passed away January 3, 2016 at the age of 67. Of all the many sports figures I’ve met in my… Read More…

#6 SUMMIT HOLDS OFF MARIST, 14-13

The #6 Summit Storm were tested in every aspect of the game, as they held off the pugnacious 25th ranked Marist Spartans, winning 14-13 in Friday night’s game. Summit avenges two straight losses to Marist dating back to last fall, and a defeat in the OSAA Playoffs, and in preseason in 2013. Marist put together… Read More…

BEND ELKS WIN 7TH STRAIGHT;OWN CORVALLIS KNIGHTS IN 2015

The Bend Elks notched their 14th win of the year Wednesday night at Vince Genna Stadium crushing the Corvallis Knights, 11-5. The Elk’s bats came alive in the 2nd inning after falling down 1-0 to the Knights, when RF Patrick Flynn (Fr. U of Utah) smacked a 2 run home run, driving in  Cooper Hummel… Read More…

Best of Byrd: BILL SCHONELY-CLIMBING THE GOLDEN LADDER AT AGE 86

The man that echoed the phrase…’RIP CITY!!’ turned 86 years of age today. Bill Schonely, or ‘The Schonz’ as he is known to his close friends is the original play by play voice of the Portland Trailblazers, and now a retired NBA Hall of Fame broadcaster. Hear the Schonz talk about how he got the… Read More…

DAN O’BRIEN RETURNS TO TRACK TOWN WHERE LEGENDS ARE BORN

One of Oregon’s all-time best athletes and Olympic Gold medal Champion, and former world record-holder Dan O’Brien has returned to Oregon for the weekend to be a guest analyst for the OSAA State Track & Field Championships. Watch the Championships LIVE by clicking on to the above link. O’Brien grew up in Klamath Falls and… Read More…