Third Quarter Stall Drops Eagles

Third Quarter Stall Drops Eagles   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Crater’s 15-3 run midway through the third quarter turned a close game into a decisive 50-30 victory against the Lady Eagles in a Midwestern League contest Tuesday night inside the Main Gym.

Shooting Dry Spell Drops Eagles Late

Shooting Dry Spell Drops Eagles Late   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Sometimes clichés, as corny as they are, tell the story.

Giants World Series Trophies

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Giants World Series Trophies Visit Rogue Valley   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent     For the third time in five years, the San Francisco Giants Trophy Tour made a stop in the Rogue Valley, this time with all three championship trophies on display for fans to see. So, as a longtime Giants Fa….er,…

BONANZA WRESTLING TOURNAMENT – Jan. 17, 2015:

BONANZA WRESTLING TOURNAMENT – Jan. 17, 2015: At Bonanza, Butte Falls finished eighth out of 12 teams and saw all five competing wrestlers place in the tournament. Christian Suarez (120) and Luke McGonagle (195) placed third for the Loggers, and Isaac Tiry (132), Billie Tucker (160) and Matt Palamino (285) finished fourth.  

Three wrestlers from Butte Falls Win

  Three wrestlers from Butte Falls High School attended the North Lake Wrestling Tournament. Luke McGonagle was 2-0 and took first place at 220.  Luke had one pin and one very close decision. Alex Cool Hunsaker was 2-1 and took 2nd place at 195.  Alex had 2 pins. Spencer Scofield was 1-1 in his first…

Strong First Half Propels Lady Eagles to Win

Strong First Half Propels Lady Eagles to Win   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent             It was the tale of two halves. Eagle Point dominated the first 16 minutes of play in roaring out to a 29-5 lead, with Sydney May dominating. Then the worst happened to the Eagles – halftime.  

Second Half Drought Sinks Lady Eagles

Second Half Drought Sinks Lady Eagles   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent A 14-0 scoring run in the late third and early fourth quarters gave North Eugene control in what became a 56-47 defeat of the Eagles on Friday Night inside the Main Gym. The Highlanders (9-5, 1-1 5A 3 MWL) run erased a…

Barber’s late FT’s lead Eagles to Win

By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Senior David Barber knocked down six free throws late in the fourth quarter in the Eagles 50-45 come-from-behind win over the North Eugene Highlanders Friday night inside the Main Gym.  

St. Mary’s Pounds Foul-Hampered Eagles

By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   St. Mary’s took advantage of a huge foul discrepancy in handing the Eagle boys an 82-60 defeat on Tuesday night inside the Main Gym.  

Lady Eagles Drop League Opener

Lady Eagles Drop League Opener   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent A strong opening effort fizzled in the second half for the Lady Eagles, leading to a 48-37 defeat against Springfield Saturday night inside the Main Gym at Eagle Point High School.  

Springfield Hands Eagle Boys Rare Home Defeat

Springfield Hands Eagle Boys Rare Home Defeat   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   A big part of the Eagles success under Head Coach Brian Wood has been dominance on the home court. Springfield was neither intimidated nor impressed. The Millers (6-5) took advantage of the Eagles over-passing offense to gain a 44-31 win…