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 »
It’s homecoming weekend for most schools in our area. This week’s Friday Night Blitz features Sheldon at Thurston, #3 Marist visiting #6 Springfield, and the KEZI 9+ Game of the Week – Ashland at Willamette. Plus, more highlights from 6A, 5A, 4A and 3A.
EUGENE, Ore. — While the Ducks kick things off Saturday, the high school season starts Friday night. Just like the players, nearby businesses are prepping for the games. Sheldon High School is just one of several schools hosting the first game of the football season. It also happens to be a school quite near to … Continue reading »
The Sheldon Irish lose to Lake Oswego 47-14 in the 6A state title game at JELD-WEN Field. The Irish finish their season at (13-1).