BEND ELKS SWEEP KELOWNA FOR WCL CHAMPIONSHIP

The 2015 WCL Champion Bend Elks

Monday night the Bend Elks (39-16) completed the sweep against the Kelowna Flacons (34-19) to win their first West Coast League Championship 10-4 in front of a home crowd of 2,533 at Vince Genna Stadium Monday night, August 17th. Kelowna jumped out to an early 1-0 lead, starting the game with 3 straight hits in… Read More…

Best of Byrd Episode:10-Time Hydroplane Champ Dave Villwock prop walking & prop talking with The Byrd

DAVE VILLWOCK 2013

It looks faster then  a speeding bullet on water when following legendary Unlimited Hydroplane racer Dave Villwock’s career, and Championships. Villwock, who lives in Seattle reflects on what it’s like to pilot a watercraft on bumpy water at over 150mph on most runs. Above Villwock is seen getting the U-1 ‘Miss Bud’ up to a… Read More…

BEND ELKS DROP TWINBILL TO WCL CHAMPS

Davis hits an RBI double in the 3rd

It was a rough day for the Bend Elks, as they lost both ends of a double header on Wednesday against the Bellingham Bells, 4-3 and 11-4. Bellingham jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first inning of the first game on a sacrifice fly by RF Walker Olis (Sr. Pacific U), driving… Read More…

ELKS FIND WAY TO 4-3 WIN OVER MEDFORD:LEAD WCL

OF Christian Cavaness scored 2 runs on 1 hit

The Bend Elks rebounded from a rare loss on Saturday to take the rubber game of their 3 game series verse the Medford Rogues 4-3. The Elks jumped out to an early 1-0 lead when IF Tyler Davis (Jr. NW Nazarene) doubled in OF Christian Cavaness (Jr. Linwood) in the 1st. In the 5th inning,… Read More…

BIFFLE FLIES BACK CLOSE TO HOME HOPING FOR WIN IN SONOMA

BIFFLES PLANE

Greg Biffle grew up in Vancouver and cut his teeth becoming a 16 year Nascar veteran by racing circles at the old Portland Speedway. The 45 year old has won at every level he’s raced at, yet the Nascar Sprint Cup Championship has eluded him since he won the 2000 Craftsman Truck Title, and the… Read More…