EUGENE, Ore.– For the September 6 edition of the Friday Night Blitz on KEZI 9 News, Stephen Nelson and Jake Zivin bring you highlights from 14 games from around Oregon. Our Game of the Week featured a showdown between No. 2 Sheldon and No. 3 Central Catholic.
HILLSBORO, Ore. — The Sheldon JV Game was cancelled Thursday after their opponent’s bus caught fire. It happened on Highway 26 in Portland. The flames were shooting well above the charter bus, which happened during rush hour. All of the players from Central Catholic High School made it off the bus safely. There is no … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Kids Helping Kids started 21 years ago at Sheldon High School. The program’s grown since the first Mr. Irish pageant, expanding into nearly 20 local high schools and raising millions of dollars for the Children’s Miracle Network. It’s always the first pageant of the season and just this weekend, the school crowned … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Police are looking for suspects related to vandalism that took place late Thursday night in Eugene. Five possible burglaries were reported at the Sheldon Plaza Shopping Center on Willakenzie Rd. When police responded to the scene they found glass doors and windows had been shattered. Officers are still investigating whether or … Continue reading »
This week’s edition of Roundball Wrap is highlighted by another chapter in the Sheldon-Churchill boys basketball rivalry. The Irish visited the Lancer dome in a game that defied expectations. Also, see highlights from the 2A Mountain View playoffs. Which teams booked tickets for state?
EUGENE, Ore.– Over the past few years, the Sheldon and Churchill boys basketball teams have built one of the fiercest rivalries in the state. Their second meeting of the year will be our Roundball Wrap Game of the Night.
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
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.