Blazers hire Neil Olshey as new general manager

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Trail Blazers have hired former Los Angeles Clippers general manager Neil Olshey to serve in the same role with Portland. The announcement by the Blazers on Monday came less than an hour after the Clippers revealed that they and Olshey had decided to part ways. Last season, Olshey oversaw a major...
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Giants sweep Cubs

SAN FRANCISCO – Ryan Vogelsong kept thinking how steady all the other San Francisco starters have been over the past week. It weighed on his mind Monday morning before his outing. His turn, time to keep up and do his part. He delivered, all right. Vogelsong won his fourth straight decision, Buster Posey scored the...
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Skyline Conference softball all-conference

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Skyline Conference released its all-conference winners for the 2012 season of baseball and softball. Three Basin teams made it to the OSAA 4A State Championship and there were five teams overall from the conference. Softball All-Conference Teams First Team Kaylee Pinner – MazamaTaylor Hamilton – HenleyJesica Giurlani – Hidden...
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May Charter Student Athletes announced

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – 960 the Sports Legend and Charter are proud to announce the Charter Student Athletes of the Month with the selection of winners from May 2012. Henley’s Josh Overstreet and Mazama’s Megan Morris were selected and will receive a prize package and an invitation to appear on the Basin’s live, local...
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Southern Cascade League diamond all-conference teams

The 2A/1A Southern Cascade League announced its all-district teams for baseball and softball. Lost River won both league titles, with the softball team finishing 11-11 overall and baseball putting together an 18-4 mark.   Baseball All-District Team First Team Conner Hickey – Lost RiverGarret Davis – Bonanza Chance McAuliffe – Lost RiverBlake Ireland –...
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No lie, Harbaugh was up front

I will say this about Jim Harbaugh: He doesn’t care what our perception of him is. The San Francisco 49ers head coach is not losing an ounce of sleep over the belief he told a lie regarding his team’s curious inspection of Peyton Manning this offseason. Harbaugh, whose team is stuck with Alex Smith...
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Bradley becomes first female to win Lake of the Woods Run

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. — Over This Last Weekend, Runners Took A Brisk Lap Around The Lake Of The Woods. About 200 joggers, runners, walkers and several dogs registered for the Lake of the Woods races, sponsored by Sky Lakes Medical Center. This year’s race, included a first. Amber Bradley of Klamath Falls finished in first...
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Gems Monday game at Southern Oregon rained out

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The three-game home stand to open the 2012 season is over and the Klamath Falls Gems baseball team is happy to see it end with a victory. Mike Garrard and Bobby Thompson with a wrap-up from the Gems’ Sunday 8-7 win over the Southern Oregon Riverdawgs. Next up: The...
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OSU season ends in 10-inning affair

BATON ROUGE, La. – Austin Nola scored on a wild pitch in the top of the 10th inning to send LSU to a 6-5 win over the Oregon State baseball team Sunday night at Alex Box Stadium. The victory sends the Tigers to the Baton Rouge Regional championship. Nola walked to open the 10th...
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Ducks claim regional championship

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Jake Reed pitched seven scoreless innings and Brett Thomas had three RBIs as Oregon finished off the NCAA Baseball Division I Championship’s Eugene Regional with an 8-1 victory against Austin Peay Sunday night. With the win, the Ducks (45-17) advanced out of the regionals for the first time since 1954....
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