Sports

21 March 2014

March Madness slows work

Posted in Sports, U.S. & World News, Entertainment

(NECN)  In what's become a March tradition along with the NCAA basketball tournament, the Chicago outplacement firm Challenger, Gray, and Christmas has released an estimate of what March Madness co ...

04 March 2014

Medford friends officially world record holders

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Sports, Local

Medford, Ore. -- It was an exciting day for a group of men in Southern Oregon. Remember last summer when 10 friends embarked on a marathon wiffle ball game? Well now they're officially in the Guinne ...

24 February 2014

Olympic sized proposal gets first look

Posted in Sports, Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- One man's dream of making a portion of the Rogue River that flows through Gold Hill training grounds for gold medal winners is closer to reality. Steve Kiesling, President of Gold ...

13 February 2014

Gold medal winner Joss Christensen has Gold Hill roots

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Sports, Local

Joss Christensen was being called the most unlikely gold medal winner in Sochi. He barely made the team, but now he's making history. Joss won the gold medal in men's slopestyle skiing Thursday. Thi ...

13 February 2014

Jake Roberts BMX Racer

Posted in Sports, Joe's Journal

Grants Pass, Ore. -- At nine years old Jake Roberts of Grants Pass, already has the attention of BMX racers nation wide.  He just finished one of the best seasons of any racer, in *any* age group.. ...

12 February 2014

Oregon Tech takes on Special Olympians

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Sports, Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Oregon Tech men's and women's basketball teams had some 'special' Olympic moments Tuesday night. None of Coach Danny Miles 1000+ wins have come against the Special Olympians.. ...

11 February 2014

1980 Olympic team member recalls boycott

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Sports, Local

Keno, Ore. -- The Sochi Olympics are bringing back memories for a Keno woman that once made the U.S. Olympic team...but never had a chance to compete. Susie Youngdale made the U.S. Olympic archery t ...

10 February 2014

Proud Olympic dad talks about Laurenne Ross

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Sports, Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Klamath Union High School graduate Laurenne Ross is a member of the U.S. Olympic Ski Team competing in Sochi. Robert Ross says his daughter Laurenne was fearless on the slopes ...

03 February 2014

New events at the Sochi Olympic Winter Games

Posted in Sports, Entertainment

Russia hosts its first Winter Olympics with plenty of new events to make the debut unforgettable. Slopestyle, team figure skating and co-ed biathlon are just a sample of what's to come.

03 February 2014

1000 wins for Oregon Tech Coach Danny Miles

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Sports, Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- 1000 wins, Oregon Tech Men's basketball coach Danny Miles hit that magic milestone Saturday night. 1000 wins is a remarkable achievement. But coach Danny Miles says he isn't d ...