2015 Football Season Preview

2015 Football Season Preview   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   If there’s a certainty for this season, it’s that it couldn’t possibly get any worse for the Eagles football program. Last year’s 0-9 team rarely provided much competition for opponents. The silver lining to 2014 was that many underclassmen received valuable playing time,…

ODFW takes action to help native fish

ODFW takes action to help native fish   The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has curtailed fishing hours on most of Oregon’s rivers to avoid additional stress on native fish already suffering from high water temperatures and low stream flows from this year’s drought. Effective Saturday, July 18, and until further notice, all waterbodies…

Summer Football Camp

Eagles Summer Football Camp Begins to Answer Questions   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   With the start of High School football season less than two months away, the Eagles embarked on a five day summer camp in Gold Beach to answer some of the many questions left from last year’s 0-9 season.  

Oregon State Parks

Oregon State Parks has a program called “Let’s Go Camping” offered to make it easy for families or groups to enjoy state parks or other natural areas this summer and in summers to come. On June 19-21st we will be bringing campers to Joseph Steward State Park. Let’s Go Camping events are for those curious…

EPHS Varsity Boys coach

Coach McConaghy

By Matt York EPHS Athletic Director After a thorough search for the new Head Boys Basketball Coach, Eagle Point High School is proud to announce the hiring of Mr. Brent McConaghy to serve as the Head Boys Basketball coach. Coach McConaghy brings a vast amount of experience in basketball, having coached boys basketball for the…

New EPHS varsity BB coach

Marvin Denman

By Matt York EPHS AD   After a thorough search for the new Head Girls Basketball Coach, Eagle Point High School is proud to announce the hiring of Mr. Marvin Denman to serve as the Head Girls Basketball coach. Coach Denman is a current teacher in Jackson County School District 9, as he currently teaches…

McCoy to wrestle at SOU

James McCoy with head coach Kacey McNulty

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Coach Mike Ritchey of Southern Oregon University Wrestling, welcomed James McCoy to his wrestling program on May 27. McCoy, who wrestled his way to a state title this past season, will compete at the college level next year. On hand at the athlete’s signing was former Eagles Coach, Bob…

Lady Eagles loss to Liberty Ends Softball Season

Lady Eagles loss to Liberty Ends Softball Season   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent What had been a fabulous season for the Lady Eagles softball team came to a stunning end

Eagles Lose Pair to end Season   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   The 2015 baseball season came to a disappointing end with a pair of mercy-rule shortened losses, 10-0 and 13-3 against Marist Christian on May 16 at Eagle Point High School. The Eagles finished 7th in the 5A-3 Midwestern League and thus…

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Eagles Swept by Churchill

Eagles Swept by Churchill   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent    

By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Though the start of the football season is still several months away, Eagles Head Coach Seth Womack is already focusing on a turnaround of one of the most disasterous seasons in school history. Lest you forget, the Eagles stumbled to an 0-9 finish in 2014,

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