College baseball takes to the diamond today with the first of three games in Pac Twelve match ups for both the Ducks and Beavers…. In Palo Alto, California Oregon will take on the Stanford Cardinal at 6 o’clock at Klien Field’s Sunken Diamond. In Salt Lake City Oregon State takes on the Utah Utes at 5 o’clock. This evening’s game begins with a pregame broadcast at 4:30 on KCFM. Both series continue through Saturday.
Athlete of the Week
The Sports Club, the Siuslaw News and Coast Radio Sports congratulate sophomore track and field standout Andrea Osbon as this week's Athlete of the Week. Andrea excelled in this past weekend's district 4A championships with wins in both the Shot Put (37-10) and the Discus (104.7) as well as finishing third in the Javelin with a personal record 100-3. She will now compete in the State 4A Championships with two finals on Saturday at Mount Hood Community College in Gresham.
Honorable Mention goes to junior Softball player Nina Aaron for her prowess on both the mound and in the batter's box leading the Vikings to 2 wins in their season wrap up with Marshfield on Friday.
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Join us this Thursday as we catch up with Siuslaw Viking Wrestling Coach, Neil Wartnik.