EUGENE, Ore.– KEZI 9 Sports previews the upcoming high school football season in Western Oregon. Includes stops at Sheldon, Marist, Springfield, West Albany, and Crescent Valley, as well as an in-depth one-on-one interview with Chris Miller, who is back coaching South Eugene after 3 years in the NFL.
Crescent Valley head coach Scott Sanders: Crescent Valley quarterback Tanner Sanders: Crescent Valley linebacker Jacob Bucher: Crescent Valley wide receiver/defensive back Drew Kell:
West Albany head coach Randy Nyquist: West Albany running back Jake LaCoste: West Albany quarterback Cody Lahoda:
Sheldon two-sport star Connor Strahm: Sheldon two-sport standout Mike Ralston: Sheldon basketball head coach Ron Lampe:
Former University of Oregon and NFL quarterback Chris Miller talks about returning as the head coach of the South Eugene High School football team:
PORTLAND, Ore.(AP)– Connor Strahm ran for a 1-yard touchdown and had a pair of interceptions as Sheldon topped off an undefeated season with a 13-6 victory over Lake Oswego in the OSAA Class 6A state championship game on Saturday. Taylor Alie threw for 136 yards and Nathan Starnes kicked a pair of field goals for … Continue reading »
Highlights include: Class 6A State Semifinal: Sheldon 35, Jesuit 28 Class 5A State Final: Sherwood 46, Marist 20 Class 4A State Final: Baker 52, North Bend 22 Class 2A State Final: Oakland 50, Portland Christian 27 Class 1A State Final: Camas Valley 24, St. Paul 8
In the final Friday Night Blitz of the 2012 season, it’s the second round of the playoffs in 6A and the state quarterfinals in the rest of the classifications. Highlights of Sheldon, Thurston, Marist, Springfield, West Albany, plus much more.
It was the first round of the playoffs in Oregon, as about two dozen team in our area started their quest towards the state championship game. Powerhouses like Sheldon and Marist are used to playing in November, but how would playoff newcomer Springfield handle its first foray into do-or-die football? This week’s Friday Night Blitz … Continue reading »