Results of Butte Falls district wrestling

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The Butte Falls Middle School Wrestling Team had a great season, This was their second season ever of wrestling competition. Most of these wrestlers have never wrestled before. There were eight wrestlers on the team. Eighth graders were Tyler Herzog and Luke McGonagle, seventh graders were Zach Blake, James Busch and Tony Tacchini, sixth graders…

Time to be proud

Coach Bryan Wood doesn’t want to take credit for the Eagles getting to state the first time since 1979 and that’s fine. Some of the rest of us will give him considerable credit. There is no doubt, it does take two to do the dance, which means it takes a team and a coaching staff….

Girls defeat Roseburg, 1st 5-A win since 09-10

At their home court on Tuesday, Jan. 10, Eagle Point’s varsity girls basketball team claimed a solid win over the Indians from Roseburg High School. The Lady Eagles maintained a steady lead throughout the game, scoring 10 points in the first quarter, 12 in the second, 10 in the third and 11 in the fourth….

Eagle wrestlers 2nd in State 5A

“Just a bunch of hard-nosed kids,” was how Eagle Point’s head coach Kacey McNulty referred to his wrestling team on Wednesday, Jan. 4 after their dual meet at home against Grants Pass High School. With five wins by a fall, one by major decision and one by injury default, the Eagles claimed victory in seven…

Volunteers make golf a club sport at EPHS

Winter is almost here.  The weather has become colder.  There has been rain and even snow.  Most golfers are putting their “sticks” away.  Only the diehards continue to play here while others head south to pursue the warm weather and golf.  So why would there be an interest in golf at Eagle Point High School…

Way to go

The recent couple of weeks have been noteworthy for Eagle Point High School. While some of us well remember good, successful days at EPHS (despite the fact that some don’t believe that), some of us well remember down days as well. But today it is up, up and up for the students and faculty. First…

Ethan softball tourney

The 3rd annual Ethan Jostad Softball Tournament Fundraiser will be held Sept. 17 at the White City fields. They are still seeking more reams. Each team is guarantee three games. Teams are Co-Ed (16 yrs and older) and its $180 to play. All proceeds from this fundraiser will benefit the “Ethan Jostad Foundation”. There will…

Best BBQ, greatest chili, are just part of Harvest Fair events

Our hot weather will soon turn to cooler days and brisk evenings. For generations this is the time  farmers and ranchers have celebrated the end of the growing season. Food has been preserved, the harvest is complete and it is a time to gather and have a good time. This tradition continues to be upheld…

EPHS has strength in number of returnees

This upcoming season will begin Jacob Schauffler’s fourth year as Eagle Point High School’s head football coach. Before coaching for EPHS, Schauffler spent four years on the coaching staff at Dallas Middle School, and three years as the defensive coordinator for Rogue River High School. He graduated from Eagle Point in 1997 and went on…

Two are tops at middle school track, two records set

Eighth graders Hope Cruz and Kyle Hale placed first at the 13 team Southern Oregon Middle School Athletic Conference district track meet. Cruz put the shot 32’5″ and has been undefeated in the shot the entire school year. Hale put the shot 41’3/4″ and has been undefeated for the past two years. His best put…

62nd Grants Pass Rotary Track Meet

The competition was divided into Varsity boys/girls and frosh-soph boys/girls.  As a team the Eagles frosh-soph girls placed 4th out of 27 teams.  Hannah Morris had a big personal record in taking the javelin throw with a toss of 112’07”.  The high jumpers Loresa Mayfield, Casie Johnson, and Alexandra Nesberg all placed in the event…