Eagles BB Season Ends with Play-in Defeat

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Eagles BB Season Ends with Play-in Defeat By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   It was rumored to be the first home play-in or playoff game for the Eagles baseball program this century. You’re Missing Out! There’s some great information here that’s available to online subscribers only. Why don’t you become an online subscriber today…

Eagle Seniors Take Pride in Accomplishments By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Friday’s 14-7 play-in game loss not only brought a shocking end to a baseball season full of big expectations, but also brought to a close several remarkable playing careers.

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emergency angling closure at the “Hatchery Hole” at Cole Rivers Hatchery Dam

An emergency angling closure at the “Hatchery Hole” at Cole Rivers Hatchery Dam begins Monday, May 15 through July 31, 2017. Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists need to protect hatchery spring Chinook broodstock collection and maximize future angler benefit throughout the Rogue River. Russ Stauff, ODFW’s Rogue Watershed Manager said Cole Rivers Hatchery’s…

Twinbill Sweep Ends Eagles League Season

Twinbill Sweep Ends Eagles League Season By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Eagle Point again couldn’t hold up against league rival Crater, losing both ends of a doubleheader 6-5, and 11-3 on Friday’s Senior Day at The Yard. Twinbill Sweep Ends Eagles League Season  

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  Bischoff Out-duels Wauge For Southern Oregon Speedway Win White City, Oregon…May 6…Monte Bischoff won the 25 IMCA Modified Main Event after a thrilling duel with Mark Wauge Saturday night at Southern Oregon Speedway.  Bischoff took the lead on a lap 3 restart, and Wauge grabbed second from Jesse Bailey on lap 13.  With Wauge…

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Shady Cove’s MS Javelin throwers

austin strawn and Wyatt Angel

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Check out athletic.net and you will find two young Shady Cove Middle School athletes listed at the top, not just in the state of Oregon, but near the top nationally.  Austin Strawn, 8th grader at The Shady Cove Middle School is currently at the top, both in Oregon and…

Hardball Sweeps Springfield

Hardball Sweeps Springfield   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   In a tight playoff race, one needs to take advantage of opportunities

Crater Hammers Eagles

Crater Hammers Eagles By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   The Comets proved why they’re one of the top ranked 5A teams in the state by pounding out 14 hits in Tuesday’s 12-2 win over the Eagles.

Racing season

Racing Season Begins Saturday Night At Southern Oregon Speedway White City, Oregon…The 22nd season is about to begin at Southern Oregon Speedway.  More improvements have been made at the facility in preparation for the coming season, changes have been made in the officiating personnel and a few things have been adjusted in the rules to…

Jostad’s Game Winner Earns Split with Thurston

Jostad’s Game Winner Earns Split with Thurston By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Tanner Jostad’s two-out single in the bottom of the seventh pushed across the winning run in a 4-3 victory, gaining a split in Saturday’s doubleheader with Thurston. Jostad’s Game Winner Earns Split with Thurston      

EP Hardball Takes Down Springfield

EP Hardball Takes Down Springfield By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   A combination of balks and bunts erased an early deficit in the Eagles 5-1 win Tuesday against Springfield at The Yard Though the offense showed little power (one extra base hit) their version of ‘small ball’ provided the bulk of the scoring. “I…