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Owls Volleyball Sweep Walla Walla

FOREST GROVE, Ore. – Oregon Tech moved to 9-2 on the 2014 volleyball season after defeating Walla Walla College 3-0 (25-8, 25-18, 25-12), on Sunday afternoon to wrap up a long weekend of action as the Owls went 4-2 over the three days and two tournaments. Oregon Tech’s Madisen Garlie was selected to the...
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Mariota has 4 TDs and Oregon beats S. Dakota 62-13

EUGENE, Ore. – Marcus Mariota threw for 267 yards and three touchdowns then ran for one more before sitting out the second half, leading the third-ranked Oregon Ducks to a 62-13 victory over South Dakota in the season opener for both teams on Saturday night. Running back Byron Marshall was Oregon’s top receiver with eight catches for 138 yards and...
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Oregon State kicks past Portland State 29-14

CORVALLIS, Oregon — Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion passed for 328 yards and one touchdown and rushed for another score Saturday to pace the Beavers to a 29-14 victory over Portland State. Trailing 14-13 at halftime, Oregon State forced turnovers on five of Portland State’s first six possessions of the second half and took the lead...
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49ers Crush Texans

HOUSTON – Chris Borland made one more big play to convince the 49ers he should be in the mix of linebackers to replace injured NaVorro Bowman.   Borland, a third-round pick from Wisconsin, returned an interception 34 yards for a touchdown, third-string quarterback Josh Johnson threw three TD passes and San Francisco beat the Houston Texans 40-13 on Thursday night.  ...
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Carr’s 3 TDs lead Raiders past Seahawks 41-31

OAKLAND, Calif. — With a fabulous finish to the preseason, rookie Derek Carr created a big question for the Oakland Raiders heading into the regular season.   Carr threw three touchdown passes to make a case he should be Oakland’s starting quarterback as the Raiders beat the Seattle Seahawks 41-31 on Thursday night.   Carr was almost perfect in the...
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Record-Setting Petit Leads Giants Past Rockies

SAN FRANCISCO — One strike shy from a perfect game last September, Yusmeiro Petitrefused to let another chance at baseball history slip away. Petit set a major league record when he retired his 46th batter in a row, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 4-1 on Thursday for their third straight win. “I think it’s like...
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Angels Walk Off Against A’s

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Angels and Athletics realize their paths to the World Series are likely to cross repeatedly this fall. Both AL West powers are prepared to grind out wins similar to the one Howie Kendrick delivered in their series opener. Kendrick drove in Albert Pujols with a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and Los Angeles...
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Tech Men Earn Top-25 Ranking

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Picked 5th in last week’s preseason conference poll, the Oregon Tech men’s cross country team will open the season this Saturday at home versus Northwest Christian University ranked 25th in the 2014 NAIA Men’s Cross Country Coaches’ Preseason Top 25 Poll, the NAIA National Office announced Wednesday. Reigning NAIA National Champion, Oklahoma City...
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Posey’s Homer Lifts Giants To Walk-Off Win

SAN FRANCISCO — On a night of milestones for Bruce Bochy and Tim Hudson, Buster Poseydelivered the timely hit once more. Posey had a game-ending two-run shot for his third homer in two nights, sending the San Francisco Giants past the Colorado Rockies 4-2 on Wednesday for Bochy’s 1,600th managerial victory. Posey sent an 0-1 pitch from Juan Nicasio (5-6) just inside...
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A’s Charge Late In Win

HOUSTON — The Oakland Athletics have rallied to win game after game this season after trailing late.   So it was no surprise that they did it again on Wednesday night thanks to Sam Fuld‘s tiebreaking, two-run homer in the ninth inning that gave Oakland a 5-4 victory over theHouston Astros.   It was their major league-leading...
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