OSAA 4A: Mazama starts state title culmination

After a decisive 82-44 win over Sisters in Saturday’s second round, the top-ranked Mazama girls travel to Corvallis for the OSAA 4A Basketball State Championships final site tournament, starting Wednesday. For head coach Joy Lease and her Vikings, the goal is to bring a 4A girls state title back to the Basin for a...
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Oregon Tech weekend recap

REDDING, Calif. — The Oregon Tech softball team split with Simpson this weekend, winning 4-3 and losing 4-0. The games ended OIT’s non-conference season with a 16-5 record. The Lady Owls take off for league games starting Friday at College of Idaho and Eastern Oregon. Tech’s Shauna Collins had two hits in each game....
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Red Bulls 3, Timbers 3

PORTLAND, Ore. – Caleb Porter’s first inspirational halftime speech for the Portland Timbers did the trick. The Timbers overcame two early goals by Fabian Espindola to forge a 3-all draw with the New York Red Bulls in both teams’ Major League Soccer season opener on Sunday night. ”It doesn’t happen very often, coming back from...
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49ers, Randy Moss to part ways?

It appears Randy Moss‘ stay in the city by the Bay is all but over. Pro Football Talk cites a source saying that the San Francisco 49ers made it clear at the NFL Scouting Combine that they will “steer clear” of the veteran receiver and do not expect to re-sign him for the 2013...
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OSAA 1A: Hosanna boys finish with a best-ever third place trophy

BAKER CITY, Ore. – Hosanna Christian sophomore Bethany Moro received an inbound pass from her sister, Pamela, and with a St. Paul defender on her side, shot a three-pointer from her hip, off the backboard and through the basket to tie the game 40-40 and force overtime in the OSAA 1A Girls Basketball State Championship...
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OSAA 1A: Hosanna Christian teams fall in semis

BAKER CITY, Ore. — Both the Hosanna Christian Lions basketball teams faced the same challenge at the OSAA 1A Basketball State Championships: defeat the No. 1-ranked team in the semifinals. The Hosanna Christian boys faced undefeated Horizon Christian of Hood River. After gaining its only lead of the game in the second quarter, Hosanna...
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Hosanna Christian hangs on to win quarterfinal

BAKER CITY, Ore. — The Hosanna Christian Lady Lions held a 37-27 lead with just over six minutes remaining in their quarterfinal game against City Christian of Portland.  Less than two minutes later, City Christian of Portland was within 37-36. Despite their opponent’s run, Hosanna Christian seniors Emma Thompson and Carly Bigby combined for...
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No. 24 Oregon rallies past Oregon St.

EUGENE, Ore. – Trailing at halftime and without an ounce of momentum going No. 24 Oregon’s way, E.J. Singler still wasn’t worried. ”Naw,” the Ducks forward said, ”I knew we were gonna win.” They did, and it wasn’t even all that close. Carlos Emory scored a career-high 21 points and Oregon (23-6, 12-4 Pac-12) completed...
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Report: 49ers considering Jets’ Revis

Darrelle Revis could put any team in the NFL over the top, especially if the team came just short of winning the Super Bowl. But teams looking into a trade for New Yorks All-Pro cornerback have to be ready to give up draft picks to a Jets organization that is looking for young, cheap...
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No. 2 Gonzaga survives scare from BYU 70-65

PROVO, Utah – No. 2 Gonzaga knew Brigham Young wouldn’t be a pushover this time. On Thursday night, the Cougars even threw a converted football player at Bulldogs star Kelly Olynyk. Olynyk withstood the hit and Gonzaga withstood a furious rally for a 70-65 victory before a raucous crowd of 19,731.
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