The team that would not be denied: Regis takes state 2A football title

January 2017 Posted in School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on The team that would not be denied: Regis takes state 2A football title

By James Day Four games into the season the Regis High football team was 2-2. That was the bad news. The good news was that the Rams were being tested by excellent competition, with the losses to Class 3A power Dayton ...

Regis dominates Class 2A title game

December 2016 Posted in School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on Regis dominates Class 2A title game

The Regis High School football claimed a state football title in emphatic fashion Saturday, taking a 54-14 win against Stanfield at Hermiston High. The top-ranked Rams (11-2) won their eighth state football title and their first since 1987 with the win ...

Historic season for Stayton runners

December 2016 Posted in School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on Historic season for Stayton runners

The Stayton High boys cross country team took fifth place Nov. 5 in the OSAA Class 4A boys cross country championships at Lane Community College. The Eagles, who won their first district title Oct. 29 at the Oregon West Conference championships, ...

Emotional win: Stayton victorious on new turf field

October 2016 Posted in Community, Other, People, School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on Emotional win: Stayton victorious on new turf field

Stayton High, led by the heroics of defensive back Aidan Hill, pitched a 6-0 shutout against Sweet Home on Sept. 16 while inaugurating the new artificial turf on its football field. “Getting the win at home on the new turf was awesome,” ...

Turf – almost ready: Games expected to be played on field after Labor Day

September 2016 Posted in School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on Turf – almost ready: Games expected to be played on field after Labor Day

[caption id="attachment_2856" align="alignright" width="300"] Crews lay down the turf in the north end of the Stayton High football field. The facility should be ready to practice and play on after Labor Day.[/caption] By James Day The Stayton High athletic program will have ...

New turf: SHS field gets a makeover

August 2016 Posted in School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on New turf: SHS field gets a makeover

By James Day Stayton High is about to become the second school in the Oregon West Conference with an artificial turf surface on its football field. Eagles Athletic Director Darren Shryock told Our Town “we hope have it all done by mid-August ...

It’s 700 wins for Regis coach: Plus collegiate athlete updates

July 2016 Posted in School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on It’s 700 wins for Regis coach: Plus collegiate athlete updates

By James Day Regis High School baseball coach Don Heuberger is in some rare company. Heuberger’s Rams finished 14-9 this season and shared the Tri-River Conference title with Kennedy and St. Paul before falling to Weston-McEwen in the Class 2A-1A playoffs. The ...

Cougar track 5th at state: Regis, Cascade baseball head to playoffs

June 2016 Posted in School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on Cougar track 5th at state: Regis, Cascade baseball head to playoffs

By James Day The Cascade High School track and field team turned in strong performances across the board May 20-21 at Hayward Field in Eugene. The Cougars’ girls squad, led by Amanda Wiebenga’s victory in the pole vault, scored 46 points ...

Track champs: Regis boys track and field team takes state 2A title

June 2016 Posted in School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on Track champs: Regis boys track and field team takes state 2A title

[caption id="attachment_2751" align="alignright" width="300"] Regis track team wins Class 2A state title.[/caption] By James Day The Regis High School boys track and field team won a state Class 2A team title in the most dramatic way possible May 20 at Hayward Field ...

Twilight Invitational: 800 expected to compete at Regis High May 6

May 2016 Posted in School, Sports & Recreation | Comments Off on Twilight Invitational: 800 expected to compete at Regis High May 6

[caption id="attachment_2713" align="alignright" width="300"] Scene from the 2015 meet. Submitted photo[/caption] By Mary Owen Regis High School is gearing up for its fourth annual Regis Community Twilight Invitational track and field meet. “There will be about 800 athletes in attendance,” said Mike Bauer, ...