Sports

01 July 2014

Going World Cup crazy

Posted in Sports, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  Across the country millions will be watching Team USA take on Belgium in the World Cup this afternoon. Soccer fever has swept across America and one of the largest watch parties is expe ...

18 June 2014

Patent office sacks 'Redskins' trademark protection

Posted in Sports, U.S. & World News

Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office denied the renewal of the Washington Redskins' trademarks ruling that the professional football team's name is "disparaging of Native Americans." The team ...

12 June 2014

Protest calls for Phoenix softball coach's return

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Sports, Local

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 ...

11 June 2014

Phoenix softball players: We want our coach back

Posted in Sports, Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- Comments recently made by the former Phoenix High School varsity softball coach have put him in hot water, but his players say they support him 100 percent and the whole situation i ...

08 June 2014

Athletes out in full force for Special Olympics

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Sports, Local

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 Sports, Local, Entertainment

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 Sports, Local

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 ...

13 May 2014

Shelly Sterling says she wants to keep the Clippers

Posted in Sports, U.S. & World News

(NBC BAY AREA) The estranged wife of embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling pledged Tuesday to go "as far as I can go" to fight what she characterized as the NBA's sexist move to remov ...

06 May 2014

UO basketball players not charged on alleged sexual assault

Posted in Sports, Regional

Update (5/7): ESPN is reporting tonight that the three University of Oregon basketball players accused of rape will not return to the team. A previous criminal investigation found there was not eno ...

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 ...