Southern Oregon Speedway report

By Don Martin II For the Independent Rain came in and washed away the racing activities at Southern Oregon Speedway last week. However,  

Lady Eagles Advance

Lady Eagles Advance By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent     Megan Ayers came within a walk of a perfect game and led the offense with four runs scored as the Lady Eagles softball team advanced in the playoffs with a 19-0 whitewashing of South Albany

Baseball Advances to Playoffs

Baseball Advances to Playoffs By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   A five-run seventh put the exclamation point on an 8-1 play-in game victory for the Eagles against higher seeded Central on Friday afternoon. Coldin Shopp earned the win, pitching five innings, while allowing one run. Lydon Spradley was again dominant out of the bullpen…

Senior Day Marathon

Senior Day Marathon By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   For nine Seniors, their final game at the Yard will be one they’ll never forget. As day turned in to night, and one game nearly became two, the Eagles outlasted league leading Marist 4-3 in a 12-inning 3-hour 13-minute marathon on Senior Day.    …

Perrin Takes 2nd in Javelin

Perrin Takes 2nd in Javelin By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent Senior Dylan Perrin placed second in the javelin competition at the Midwestern League District Track and Field Championships on Thursday at Eagle Point High School.  

Southern Oregon Racing

Wheeler, Wauge Impressive In Victory   May 7…Vern Wheeler Jr. wrapped up another clean sweep performance with his win in the 25 lap Pennzoil Winged Sprint Car Main Event.

Churchill Takes Pair from Eagles

Churchill Takes Pair from Eagles By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Woes continued for the Eagles in Midwestern League play, in getting swept 9-6 and 10-4 in a double header against Churchill on Thursday afternoon. For head coach Josh Leedy, a pair of losses makes an already long road trip even longer.  

Eagles Snap Losing Skid

Eagles Snap Losing Skid By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   The Eagles baseball squad snapped a five game losing streak with a 9-3 win at Springfield on Tuesday afternoon.  

Eagles Trying Out for National Team

Eagles Trying Out for National Team By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent Josh Saenz, Hunter Morgan, and Leonard Hunter have been selected to participate in the National Team Development Games next month in the hopes of making the U.S. National Football Team for high school players.      

Comets sweep eagles

Comets Sweep Eagles By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent There were plenty of mistakes to go around during Saturday’s Eagle Point-Crater doubleheader at The Yard. By the Eagles. By the Comets. And by the Umpires.    

Eagles Swept By Grizzlies

Eagles Swept By Grizzlies By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   “We’re not who we are.”