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Spurs Roll Over Blazers In Game 1

SAN ANTONIO — After nearly falling on their face in the opening round of the playoffs, theSan Antonio Spurs found their footing Tuesday night and ran the Portland Trail Blazers off the court. Tony Parker had 33 points and nine assists and San Antonio never trailed in a resounding 116-92 victory over Portland, bullying the younger Trail Blazers...
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Oregon Tech Earns At-Large Bid to NAIA National Tournament

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Ranked No. 18 in the final NAIA Softball Coaches’ Poll, Oregon Tech received one of seven at-large berths into the 2014 NAIA Softball National Championship.  The eighteenth-ranked Owls will head to the College of Idaho Region in Caldwell, Idaho as the #2 Seed and will open up play on Monday,...
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Lady Owls Move Slip to No.18 in Final NAIA Softball Poll

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Oregon Tech fell one spot from No. 17 to the No. 18 position in the final edition of the 2014 NAIA Softball Coaches’ Poll, announced by the national office Tuesday. The Hustlin’ Owls went 1-2 last week at the Cascade Conference Tournament held at Oregon Tech and must wait until...
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Elias wins second straight as Mariners beat A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. — When the Seattle Mariners were in the midst of a recent eight-game losing streak, manager Lloyd McClendon reminded his players such stretches happen, and they will happen again. Then he challenged them to respond in a positive way.  The club is now doing a little bit of everything right to get back on...
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Pirates beat Giants on overturned call in 9th

PITTSBURGH — Expanded instant replay has a new fan in Starling Marte. At least, that is, when the Pittsburgh Pirates are on the right side of it. The speedy outfielder was called out, then ruled safe on a replay review with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, lifting the Pirates over San Francisco 2-1...
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Tech Trio Earns NAIA West Postseason Honors

LA GRANDE, Ore. – Oregon Tech’s Ethan Schlecht (Ashland, Ore.) and Ryan Hayden (Grants Pass, Ore.) were named to the All-NAIA West Group Team, while Owl shortstop Tyson Dahl (Winston, Ore.) earned Gold Glove honors, announced Sunday by the league office. Schlecht (pictured), a sophomore third baseman for the Owls, earned All-NAIA West recognition for...
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Mariners Double Up A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. — With the wind, Stefen Romero thought his deep fly might not have enough and he would be denied his first major league home run. He put his head down and took off running anyway.  Romero hit it hard enough to clear the left field fence for a tiebreaking solo shot in the fifth...
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Giants Win In Extra Innings

PITTSBURGH – Jean Machi has been playing professional baseball in the United States since 2002 when he pitched for the Philadelphia Phillies‘ team in the rookie-level Gulf Coast League. Yet the beefy right-handed reliever, now with the San Francisco Giants, had never been asked to bunt until the 13th inning Monday night. Not only did he successfully execute...
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OIT’s Shauna Collins Named Softball Player of the Year, Stewart Named Coach of the Year.

LA GRANDE, Ore. – After leading her team to the Cascade Collegiate Conference regular-season title, Oregon Tech shortstop Shauna Collins has been named Cascade Collegiate Conference Softball Player of the Year and head coach Greg Stewart has been named Coach of the Year after a vote of the league’s head coaches. The senior from...
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3-1 Loss Knocks Owls out of CCC Tournament

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Oregon Tech stranded nine base runners and College of Idaho’s Alexis Macias’ two-run homerun in the first inning was the difference as the Owls fell to C of I by a 3-1 score in today’s elimination contest of the Cascade Collegiate Conference Softball Tournament held today at the OIT Softball...
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