TSVETKOV REPEATS ‘CCC’ WIN;STEPHENS DOMINATES WOMEN

CCC SERGHEI TSVETKOV 2014 WINNER

There’s an up and coming new ‘King of the Road’ you might say in the world of cycling as Serghei Tsvetkov claimed back-to-back ‘Cascade Cycling Classic’ GC Titles in Bend, Oregon. The top-gun rider for the Jelly Belly Race Team won Stage-22 (Prineville Time Trial), and the Saturday night Bend Downtown Criterium to win his… Read More…

LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL: McCABE WINS ROAD RACE BUT TVESTKOV WEARS YELLOW

DOWN THE STRAIGHTAWAY

It’s central Oregon’s version of the Tour De France,. It’s rolled out the 35th edition of the Bend Memorial Clinic ‘Cascade Cycling Classic’ featuring nearly 300 pro and amateur (male and female) cyclists from across the country, and globe. Friday was day-4 and Stage-3 day up on the mountain and down along the Cascade Lakes… Read More…

STATE TOURNEY A ‘BIG’ DEAL FOR THE ‘LITTLE’ LEAGUERS

BEND NORTH STARS

We think we’re ‘big,’ and we want to be ‘big,’ and now and then, we do have some ‘big’ name guests on our Show. Yet, we know we’re really just a ‘little’ guy in the world of sports talkers. But, it’s BIG time when we get Little League All-Stars on our Show. The Bend North… Read More…

YOUNG “JOCKS” DOMINATE DAY-2 CROOKED RIVER ROUNDUP RACES

JAY REESE TALKS WITH SAMUELS AND GUGLIELMINO BEFORE THE RACE.

The Crooked River Round Up Horse races continued on Thursday (7/10) night, with 7 more races. (For final race results click here ) 19-year old jockey Kassie Guglielmino rode to victory in 2 races, on 3-year old mare named ‘Kimz Jewel’ in the 3rd race, and in the 4th race on 8-year old stalion, ‘Boundary Lane.’ She also… Read More…

BIG HOPES FOR THE LITTLE LEAGUERS WITH BIG HEARTS

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The Oregon District-5 Little League baseball Tournament hits the diamond in Hermiston beginning Saturday with double-elimination play. Historically, both the Bend North and Bend South LL All-Stars have been dominate teams gunning for a State Championship and a shot at the LL Western Regionals. It was the Bend South (12 year olds) All-Stars who last… Read More…

SUMMIT STORM SISTERS TO TEAM UP FOR THE WILDCATS

HALEY AND RACHEL

The Estopare seestas will team up in Tucson to play soccer for the Arizona Wildcats this fall. Haley, a Junior and former 5A Player of the Year in Oregon in 2011, will team up with her baby sister Rachel next month to play for the Cats. Rachel originally signed with USC after helping Summit HS… Read More…

AN HONOR TO SIT DOWN AND TALK WITH TONY GWYNN

TONY GWYNN MEMORIAL

The passing of one of Baseball’s greatest hitters ever today, Tony Gwynn, sure made me stop and smell the roses for a bit. Gwynn passed away from oral (Parotid) cancer of which the 2007 Hall of Famer believes he got cancer from chewing toabacco. He was 54. I first saw Tony Gwyn in 1981 when… Read More…

SAN ANTONIO SPURS: THE BLAZERS OF 1977 ?

1977 TITLE TEAM

Many pundits liken the San Antonio Spurs today, to the similarities of the 1977 Portland Trailblazers NBA Title team. #30 Bob Gross joined our Show while he was in town for a golf tournament to reflect on the Title run in ’77, and his thoughts looking at today’s game.          

BREAKDOWN OF THE NBA FINALS BY FORMER BLAZER COACH

JIM EYEN COACHING

They say behind every good Head Coach is a great right-hand man and assistant Coach. That would be true for former Blazer coach Jim Eyen who has worked with and by Mike Dunleavy for 20-years in the NBA. The two twice have been very close to making the NBA Finals, but if it were that… Read More…

A COUPLE OF BIG HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL STARS HAVING FUN

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It’s not often that two former High School players from Brush Prairie HS in Vancouver, Washington, separated by 4-years, would make a living playing pro Baseball for 12 or more years. Now, 5-years removed from retiring from the game, the two have teamed up to coach Summit High School (Bend-Class 5A) Baseball. The Storm from… Read More…