Eagles Hardball Drops Two at Marist

Eagles Hardball Drops Two at Marist By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   After scratching out two singles three days prior, the Spartans pounded out 16 hits on their home field in a doubleheader sweep of the Eagles, 7-6, and 10-6 on Saturday, April 8th.  

Churchill drops Eagles

By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Brock Townsend fired a complete game two-hitter in third ranked Churchill’s 3-1 win over the Eagles on Tuesday afternoon.    

Shopp Pitches, Hits Eagles Past Marist

Shopp Pitches, Hits Eagles Past Marist By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent Coldin Shopp fired six shutout innings and laced a pair of RBI singles in the Eagles 4-0 Midwestern League win over Marist Tuesday at The Yard.  

Eagles Take Pair in North Eugene

Eagles Take Pair in North Eugene By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   The Eagles baseball team continued their season opening winning streak by taking both ends of a doubleheader, 12-3, and 7-5 at North Eugene on Saturday, March 25.    

Eagles drop a pair

By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent Eagles head coach Josh Leedy scheduled a spring break road trip as a way to reward his seniors for their dedication to the program. While the road trip may have been fun, the game results weren’t, suffering defeat in both games of a doubleheader, 10-2 and 12-1 against Firebaugh…

Justin McKechnie to represent Oregon Archers

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By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent An unfortunate injury in one sport, led to a career in another. Justin McKechnie suffered a concussion playing football and that led to his opting for something less traumatic and physically demanding.  Following the injury, he took up archery competition at the 4H level and immediately placed fifth at…

Eagle Point stars shine

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Eagle Point athletes Mario Quintero and Carlene Hart were a part of the Mail Tribune’s 10th annual High School Basketball All-Star team for 2017, featuring the top high school basketball players from around the area in a March 17 game.  

Eagles Win League Opener

Eagles Win League Opener By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Coldin Shopp’s two-out bases loaded single in the bottom of the 8th inning pushed across the winning run in the Eagles 4-3 eight inning victory against North Eugene in their Midwestern League opener on Thursday afternoon at The Yard. The win keeps the Eagles…

Eagles Win Season Opener

Eagles Win Season Opener By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent Coming off the program’s best season in 16 years, the Eagles baseball squad carried that momentum into 2017 with a season-opening 10-6 win against Mazama on Tuesday at The Yard.

Eagles Hardball Crushes Grants Pass

Eagles Hardball Crushes Grants Pass By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   These guys can hit. For the second straight game, the Eagles put up double figures on the scoreboard with a 17-3 thrashing over the 6A Caveman in a nonleague contest Thursday in Grants Pass.        

First Butte Falls Wrestlers to Qualify for Middle School State

First Butte Falls Wrestlers to Qualify for Middle School State   Butte Falls wrestlers Ben Worman, Jimmy Jordahl and Wyatt Carlton wrestled at the Middle School State Qualifier at Crater High School on Saturday, March 4th.