Local Sports – Prep and Collegiate Football Openers – Em’s Baseball

A walk off single gave the Emeralds a 4  / 3 victory over the Spokane Indians last night at PK Park.  With the win Eugene maintains their half game lead over the Vancouver Canadians as the West Division second had standings.  It’s the final game of the regular season schedule, Eugene host Spokane at PK Park.

The Siuslaw Vikings open the 2012 Prep Football season tonight with a non league game against the Pirates at Marshfield.  Airtime over Coast Radio sports is set for 6:45, kick off in Coos Bay is set for 7 o’clock…the Braves open their season with a game against Lost River at home, this evening’s game begins at 5 o’clock in Reedsport….while the Sailors play host to Alsea at 7 o’clock….

The Collegiate Football season kicks off tomorrow for the Ducks, who will host Arkansas State in a game that will air here of KCST beginning at 6 o’clock, kick off at Autzen Stadium – Eugene is set for 7:30 over Coast Radio Sports….

 Oregon State’s season opener against Nicholl State was postponed by hurricane Isaac, now Portland State football is making a special offer to all Beaver fans who had plans for a college football weekend. This Saturday, when the Vikings host Carroll College, anyone showing their ticket to the postponed Oregon State vs. Nicholls State game will receive a free general admission ticket to the Viking game.