WHAT HAPPENED ON ‘THE PICK’ PLAY 20 YEARS AGO

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Ever wonder just what call the Oregon Ducks made on that infamous day in 1994 when Oregon upset the Washington Huskies at Autzen Stadium? It’s the 20th Anniversary of the legendary ‘Pick,’ or interception by Ducks freshman DB Kenny Wheaton of a Damon Huard pass who raced 97 yards for the game winning TD pushing… Read More…

THIS AIN’T YOUR FATHER’S DODGE;IT’S #5 SOU’S KING OF NAIA QB’S

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From Rockne to Dodge, college football has provided us a record-holder in the making, as in Austin Dodge today. Southern Oregon University’s gunslinger senior Quarterback from (Skyview HS) Vancouver, Washington who has ignited the Frontier Conference-NAIA, and broke the all-time records for total Passing yards, and Touchdowns. Dodge has led the SOU Raiders to a… Read More…

FROM COUGARS TO BEARCATS ROBERTS & SHAVER WIN THE DAY

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Two of the most successful ‘small college’ football programs in the nation are, and have been, Linfield and Willamette Universities. The cat fight between the two storied programs isn’t until November 1st, when the ‘Wildcats’ host the ‘Bearcats’ in McMinnville. Both teams are off to 2-0 starts, and have a bye week this week, before… Read More…

THE DUKE OF WHITWORTH, DEGAETANO LEADS PIRATES

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He’s one of the best running backs I’ve seen and known in my short 5 years in central Oregon, and he rivals local greats Corey MacAfree, Joel Skotte, and Clayton York in so many ways. Duke DeGaetano is the starting RB for the Whitworth Pirates in the NWC of NCAA Division-3 college football. I’ve kidded… Read More…

HOMECOMING FOR JACOB HOLLISTER VS. #2 DUCKS

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Mt.View High School graduate and former All-State, and Title Quarterback for the Cougars in 2011, Jacob Hollister returns to his home state with the Wyoming Cowboys Saturday to face a hostile Autzen Stadium, and a firocious #2 ranked Oregon Ducks football team. Hollister and his brother Cody (Arkansas Razorbacks) both earned NCAA Division-1 scholarships this… Read More…

RULES WERE MADE TO BE BROKEN: DO YOU KNOW THE RULES?

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After further review, maybe most football fans really don’t know even the basic of important rules in College Football.  And, it is said that all rules are made to be broken. Jack Folliard gets paid with his colleagues to penalize those fouls which violate the NCAA Football rules. Some players who break the rules, may… Read More…

A SUMMIT STORM SLOWLY BUILDS OVER THE HORIZON OF THE IMC

BRANSEN REYNOLDS AND THE SUMMIT STORM GET READY TO RUN ANOTHER PLAY AT PRACTICE

The past two years have shown a steady improvement for the Summit Storm football team, and their preseason preparations from practice on Wednesday, August 20, all the way to their scheduled jamboree on August 29 seem to indicate that their positive momentum will continue into the 2014 season. At Summit’s football jamboree on August 29th,… Read More…

REDMOND PANTHERS HAVE SOMETHING TO PROVE IN THE IMC

THE PANTHERS COMING ONTO THE FIELD.

The Redmond Panthers are looking to rebound after a disappointing 1-8 season last year. Entering his 10th year as Head Coach, and Athletic Director, Nathan Stanley is optimistic. “A lot of people are saying that next year Redmond is going to be really good…but we feel that we can be really good this year.” The… Read More…

LAVA BEARS HUNGRY FOR 2014 I-M-C SUCCESS

THE LAVA BEARS O LINE GOES TO WORK IN HOG HEAVEN

Tuesday, August 19th marked a fresh start for the Bend High Lava Bears football program in 2014, as they commenced their first practice of the week and the first official OSAA practice of the 2014 football season. The Bend Lava Bears had a largely unsuccessful season in 2013, going 1-8 as a part of the… Read More…

PGA VET FRED FUNK RETURNS TO BEND’S PRONGHORN RESORT

FRED FUNK DEMONSTRATES SETTING UP A GOLF SHOT AT TUESDAY'S CLINIC AT PRONGHORN

Hundreds of avid golfers converged on Pronghorn Golf Club in Bend Tuesday evening to attend a clinic headed by PGA professional Fred Funk, all for the benefit of local non profit Devin’s Destiny. Onlookers listened as Funk answered questions, related funny stories and demonstrated how to improve their golf game. Funk stressed that there is… Read More…