EUGENE, Ore.– High school football is back in the Willamette Valley, and so is the Friday Night Blitz. Jake Zivin, Erik Elken and Stephen Nelson have prep highlights from around the state, including our Game of the Week with Chris Miller’s return to the South Eugene sidelines.
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:
EUGENE, Ore. — New regulations for Autzen Stadium seating this football season may add a little more comfort for fans. The new regulations aren’t changing by much, but seats are getting a little wider and deeper. In terms of the width, seats must no more than 17 and half inches under the new regulations. As for … Continue reading »
LOWELL, Ore. — A teenager from Lowell, who is quite an inspiration to her friends, family, and community, has jabbed her way to her second boxing title. Last Sunday, Akayla Devereaux and her dad jack drove 29 hours to Missouri. They say the drive was worth it because they didn’t come home empty handed. Devereaux … Continue reading »
Courtesy: Portland Trail Blazers PORTLAND, Ore. –– The Portland Trail Blazers will open their 2013-14 home schedule against the defending Western Conference champion San Antonio Spurs on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Rose Garden. Portland will tip-off its 44th NBA season on the road vs. Phoenix on Wednesday, Oct. 30, it was announced today by … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon Athletic Department gave the media a tour of the school’s newest athletics complex. During the tour, attendees were actually able to see inside of Oregon’s practice because most of the building has a view of the fields. It was the first time KEZI 9 News has seen Oregon … Continue reading »
TrackTown President Vin Lananna and Eugene Marathon Founder Andy Heily: EUGENE, Ore. — Runners from around the world and their families now have an official weekend to return to the birthplace of jogging in America. Run TrackTown, a weekend celebration of running featuring the Eugene Marathon, debuts July 26-27, 2014 at Hayward Field in Eugene. … Continue reading »
Courtesy: Eugene Emeralds Media Services EUGENE, Ore.– Emeralds right hander Erik Cabrera entered his 10th start of the season still looking for his first victory. In the top of the 1st inning he walked the leadoff man Ian Parmley only to come back and strike out the next two hitters. Parmley stole second base for … Continue reading »