SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Five-time 800 meter U.S. Champion, two-time Olympian and Springfield resident, Nick Symmonds, is hosting the 2nd Annual Nick Symmonds Springfield 800 this Friday. KEZI 9 News talked with Symmonds on KEZI 9 News Midday about the event. There is still time to sign up. Click here for more information. Online registration is … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — TrackTown USA CEO Michael Reilly came on Bi-Mart Presents: Sunday Sports Extra, to discuss some of the future events in Eugene, including the moving of the Eugene Marathon to July.
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The world’s only straight 800-meter road race returns to Springfield in less than two weeks. The second annual Nick Symmonds Springfield 800 will take place in the city’s Historic Washburne District on Sept. 13. The city says last year’s event was a big success, garnering 200 runners and 300 spectators. They’re expecting … Continue reading »
(CNN) — In May 2012, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced an initiative to outfit all 31 NFL stadiums with Wi-Fi. But with the start of the 2013 regular season just days away, less than half of the NFL’s venues are Wi-Fi enabled and no stadiums have launched new Wi-Fi systems this year. Paul Kapustka, the … Continue reading »
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 »