Articles tagged with: sports

12 June 2014

Protest calls for Phoenix softball coach's return

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local, Sports

Phoenix, Ore. –- Phoenix High School athletes and their parents took to the streets Thursday in support of a coach. They say Coach Jason Zanni was fired Monday for allegedly making an inappropria ...

08 June 2014

Athletes out in full force for Special Olympics

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Sports

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Athletes brought their a-games to Grants Pass High School Sunday, trying to qualify for the Special Olympics State Games.  220 athletes from eight different counties competed i ...

05 June 2014

90 years and going strong

Posted in Local, Entertainment, Sports

Medford, Ore -- As a present for their 90th birthdays, Bob and Winifred Hood are heading to the 2014 Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. For the Hoods the trip is just another chapter in the ...

24 May 2014

Memorial Day soccer tournament draws thousands

Posted in Local, Sports

Medford, Ore. -- A soccer tournament will draw thousands of people to the Rogue Valley this Memorial Day weekend. The Rogue Memorial Challenge will be at South Medford's U.S. Cellular Field from Sa ...

05 May 2014

Robinson fired, OSU basketball facing question marks

Posted in Sports

Corvallis, Ore. -- (The Daily Barometer) Oregon State Athletic Director Bob De Carolis announced Monday that head coach Craig Robinson had been fired. With the news, uncertainty of next year’s squ ...

05 May 2014

Oregon State University fires coach Craig Robinson

Posted in Regional, Sports

Corvallis Ore. -- Oregon State has fired head men's basketball coach Craig Robinson, (according to Sports Illustrated). NBC Sports reports that Robinson, who is the brother of First Lady Michelle Ob ...

02 May 2014

Stotts big on better rebounding for Blazers

Posted in Sports

Portland, Ore. -- (Portland Tribune) Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts walked into the media room at Moda Center on Thursday afternoon and smiled. “It seemed like we had more (people here) when we ...

28 April 2014

NBA investigates Donald Sterling's alleged racist remarks

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

(The Today Show) On Friday, TMZ Sports released an audio recording of what it claims is Donald Sterling telling his girlfriend that he does not want her bringing black people to his games, particul ...

18 April 2014

Playoffs: The Portland Trail Blazers will take on the Houston Rockets

Posted in Regional, Sports

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) The Portland Trail Blazers will take on the Houston Rockets in the first round of the NBA playoffs. The Blazers closed the regular season with a winning record and will trav ...

31 March 2014

Blazers moving in right direction as playoffs approach

Posted in Regional, Sports

Portland, Ore. -- (Portland Tribune) Don't look now, but it appears as if the Trail Blazers might be coming together at just the right time. Portland's trending in the right direction continued wit ...