Category Archives: General Sports

Off Day Thoughts On Chicago’s Mediocre Start

[Editors Note: This article was written prior to the Milwaukee series. If Chicago had been able to pull out a hard fought win in the 13 inning game one, I might look back at this a little differently. But the … Continue reading

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Early Season Baseball Report

Baseball season has officially begun at every level. This author has been frustrated by the Cubs, surprised by the Ducks, and impressed by the Roseburg Indians. As a Cubs fan, it’s proving to be another year of falling short of … Continue reading

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The Perfect Champion

It became clear, early in the season, that the Foul Tips softball team was something special. Carried by suffocating defense and a bountiful offense, the Tips raced to an undefeated record in the regular season and a number one seed … Continue reading

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A Perfect Season Is On The Line

You won’t see champagne flowing. I don’t think Mercury Morris is going to be protesting at our game. But the Foul Tips take the field today to try and finish off an undefeated regular season. Last week the Tips had … Continue reading

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Coaches Top 25 Thoughts & Notes

With the release of the USA Today Coaches’ Poll, college football is finally here. I figured I’d take the opportunity to share some thoughts on what I think about the extremely over-hyped preseason poll. First of all, as an Oregon … Continue reading

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The Foul Tips Stay Atop The League

It’s been two weeks since the last softball update. You’ll have to forgive me, I immediately went on vacation after the the games two weeks ago. But no worries, your wait will most definitely be worth it. Over the last … Continue reading

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Rain + Sunday = No Softball

Quite possibly the most disappointing words uttered during softball season,”today’s games canceled due to weather.” After starting out our co-ed softball season last Sunday, the Foul Tips have been postponed for this week. We started out nicely, with wins in … Continue reading

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Super Rugby Final – Reds 18, Crusaders 13 (Final)

Ah, Crusaders! You ended up on the wrong side of this one. The home field advantage was a huge boost to the Reds. Even though the Crusaders came up short, it was a final well worth staying up all night … Continue reading

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Super Rugby Final – Reds 18, Crusaders 13 (66′)

A breakaway run for the Reds takes them to the lead for the third time tonight…err this morning. Will Genia bursts through from 65 meters out and no one will stop him. Pure speed and smart running led him to … Continue reading

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Super Rugby Finals – Reds 13, Crusaders 13 (49′ & 56′)

Now this is more of what we expected. The Reds take the lead in the 49th minute on a try by Digby Ioane and Quade Cooper put the conversion through to make it 13-10. Not long after, the Reds concede … Continue reading

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