Eagle Point Softball is Hit Hard by Star Pitcher from North Medford

Junior starting pitcher for North Medford, Maryssa Becker, has already been admitted to play softball for the University of Louisville. Becker pitched both complete games, and the Eagles were rarely able to put more than three batters to the plate. “Obviously, we faced a really good pitcher,” Eagles head coach, Tony Baron, said of Becker….

Eagles Rally But Not Enough to Beat Grants Pass

The Eagle Point varsity baseball team is more talented than their 4-8 record shows right now. When they played 6A division Grants Pass High School on Saturday Apr. 7th, stunning moments of athleticism came from the Eagles throughout the game. Second baseman, Cody Pfister launched himself at full extension and rolled in the dirt to…

Eagle Point baseball splits with KU

Early news reports predicted some rather nasty weather for the weekend of St. Patrick’s Day. According to Eagles’ varsity head coach, Mike Newmann, the Eagle Point vs Klamath Union double-header was the only game in the valley that was not postponed for rain on Saturday, March 17. All this had an undesired psychological effect on…

Eagles had a taste of state competition last weekend

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In Bryan Wood’s first year as head coach at EPHS, the Fighting Eagles basketball team went to the state playoffs for the first time in over three decades. But, coach Wood did not claim responsibility for his team’s success this season. “Our kids deserve a lot of credit. We came a long ways in six…

Eagles are at home in playoff Saturday, Mar. 3

Garrett Snow, EPHS|Garrett Snow goes up for the jump shot in the playoff game against Crescent Valley.

The Eagles varsity basketball team has entered the post-season with a victory over the Crescent Valley Raiders on Saturday, Feb. 25th. The final score was 65 – 48. This was the play-in game to determine who goes to the playoffs and who gets eliminated from competition. Naturally, both teams played at a high level of…

Eagles’ winning streak broken in double overtime

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Eagle Point’s varsity boys basketball team suffered the end of their recent seven game winning streak at the hands of Grants Pass High School on Thursday, Feb. 9. After double overtime, the final score was 66 – 70. This was only the second time they have seen overtime this season, but the Eagles kept it…

Eagles continue to win, defeat Ashland Grizzlies

Eagle Point’s varsity boys basketball team claimed their fifth straight win in two weeks by defeating rival Ashland High School on Tuesday, Jan. 31st. The final score showed a sixteen point spread at 70 – 54. But, Eagles head coach Bryan Wood seemed unconcerned with the Eagle Point/Ashland rivalry. “Any win feels good when your…

Eagle Continue winning ways

The Eagle Point varsity boys basketball team spent the early minutes of their recent game against Crater High School behind in the score, and were still down by one point at the end of the first quarter. But it did not take long for the Eagles to recover and gain a steadily increasing lead. On…

Eagle Continue winning ways

The Eagle Point varsity boys basketball team spent the early minutes of their recent game against Crater High School behind in the score, and were still down by one point at the end of the first quarter. But it did not take long for the Eagles to recover and gain a steadily increasing lead. On…

EP wrestlers dominate dual

Because Ashland High School does not have a full wrestling team, Eagle Point hosted them along with South Medford High School in two dual meets on Wednesday, Jan. 11. The varsity Eagles wrestled their way to victory in both meets, with final team scores of 72 – 3 against Ashland, and 61 – 12 against…

Eagle Point Out-Hustles Klamath Union

On Saturday, Jan. 7, the Eagles varsity boys basketball team spent most of their game trailing behind Klamath Union on the scoreboard. That was until halfway through the fourth quarter, when Cesar Chavez pulled down a defensive rebound and fed Jonathan Bolston who sunk a layup and one foul shot to put the Eagles ahead…