The Road to Hillsboro: 6A Volleyball

Summit High School‘s Storm and Bend Senior High School Lava Bears faced off last night in a cross-town rivalry. Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom has the highlights of the last night’s game.

Summit and Bend Keep Volleyball Rivalry Alive in 6A Competition

Bend Senior High School‘s Lava Bears knew that this year’s road to state would be their toughest yet with the jump up to 6A competition. But despite the competition in the Salem area, Bend’s biggest road block to their state title is proving to be right here at home.
 
Bend’s own cross-town rival the Summit High School Storm currently sits atop the mountain conference bracket. The two schools renew their rivalry with their last big test before post-season play begins.

Sisters Family Shares Their Story in New Documentary

The Far Green Country will make its debut at the BendFilm Festival this weekend. The movie features a family from Sisters who hit the road in an RV in an effort to reconnect and reignite their passion for adventure. Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom sat down with the stars and filmmakers of the movie and has more on their story.

Summit Student Balances Football and National Guard

He was out for the first three games of the season but Jeremiah McCray is back on the field at Summit High School, just in time for homecoming. However the senior defensive end has been busy for good reason, he was at basic training in Georgia as part of the National Guard.
 
Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom is live from the field at Summit High with more on the story.

BBQ Nights: Ever Wonder what Fuels MVHS’ Offensive Line

The football program at Mountain View High School is one steeped in tradition and this year, the team’s offensive line has started a new one. On any given Wednesday at Mountain View High School you can find the football team’s offensive linemen doing what they do best, not creating space on the field, but fueling up on barbecue.

Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom stopped by to see that this new tradition is all about.

Low Pressure: Snowboard Film Shot in Oregon Backcountry

Filmmakers wanted to showcase the talent of some of the world’s best snowboarders and decided Oregon was the perfect location. Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom gives us a sneak preview of the first-ever all-Oregon backcountry snowboarding film, which is making it’s debut tomorrow at the Tower Theatre.

Match Up: Madras vs. La Pine

An old football rivalry is being renewed tonight. The Madras High School White Buffaloes are in La Pine to play the Hawks in a 3A match up. Both teams started their season in spectacular fashion and both hope to keep the early season momentum alive. Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom joins us from the field at La Pine High School with more on tonight’s match up.

Protecting Players from Concussions

Local High School Hopes New Tech Will Protect Football Players

Parents across the country have been pulling their kids out of football leagues after recent studies showing the dangers of head injuries caused by hard tackles. Summit High School in Bend is hoping to protect their players and save the sport they love by trying out some new helmets that could help coaches keep their players safe on the field.

Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom has more from the field at Summit High School.