Crater Coaches Take Ice Bucket Challenge

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — John Beck and the Crater football coaches cooled off before practice on Monday afternoon, participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The Crater coaches will donate $200 towards ALS research and are challenging other coaches in the Rogue Valley to do the same. It was more than symbolic for Beck. His … Continue reading »

Raiders Hope for Hot Start to 2014

ASHLAND, Ore. — Austin Dodge and the Raiders offense looked sharp at SOU’s first scrimmage of the season and the defense also made some big plays. The Raiders expect big things this season, with ten starters returning from the nation’s top offense last year. Expectations for SOU outside of Ashland, aren’t quite as high. The … Continue reading »

Box To Show Off Truck at JoCo Fair

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Kelsey Box, a Southern Oregon Tuff Truck driver will be racing this weekend at the Josephine County Fair and before the races will be giving an exhibition of her specially designed truck. Box, was paralyzed in a car accident in January 2013, but has continued racing thanks to a specially designed … Continue reading »

Amateur Athlete: Gary Caperna

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Gary Caperna pulled a fast one on his competitors at the Oregon Skeet Shooting State Championships in July. Caperna, who started shooting skeet in January, won the top award at the event, beating out the highest ranked shooters in the state. “I got on. I just couldn’t, I couldn’t miss,” Caperna … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Johnstone Reacts To Injury

Oregon Offensive Lineman Tyler Johnstone: Oregon Head Coach Mark Helfrich: Oregon Offensive Lineman Andre Yruretagoyena: Oregon Center Hroniss Grasu:

New L.A. Clippers Owner Announced

(CNN) — According to its website, the NBA has announced that ex-Microsoft CEO Stave Ballmer is officially the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. The league said a California court issued an order on Tuesday confirming the authority of Shelly Sterling to sell the team. Shelly Sterling was the sole trustee after her husband, … Continue reading »

Mustangs Fall in Regional Championship

EUGENE, Or. — The Medford Mustangs came one win short of making it back to the American Legion World Series. The Mustangs lost 8-6 to Waipahu, Hawai’i in the championship game of the Northwest Regional Tournament. Micah Brown had three hits and two RBI in the loss, while Taylor Raff hit a home run in … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Mark Helfrich, Tight Ends

Head Coach Mark Helfrich TE Evan Baylis TE Pharaoh Brown TE Johnny Mundt

Web Extra: Jabari Parker at Crater High

NBA rookie Jabari Parker talks about attendingĀ Southern Oregon Hoops CampĀ at Crater High School in Central Point.

Amateur Athlete: RV Disc Golf Club

ASHLAND, Ore. — Every week a local group of disc golf enthusiasts go to Emigrant Lake in Ashland to play a round. “I’ve met some of my best friends out here playing golf so the people, being outside, it’s great,” John Bostwick said. It’s not a professional course, but these players, part of the Rogue … Continue reading »

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