The Eugene Emeralds dropped their seventh straight game Friday night to the Everett Aqua Sox 4 to 3 at PK Park only to rebound Sunday with a pair of victories. Six Em’s pitchers combined Sunday night in a Northwest league double header to take down the visiting Aqua Sox 3-1 and 2-1. The series continues tonight at PK Park Eugene with four of a five game home stand at PK Park Eugene. First pitch set for 7:05.
Athlete of the Week
The Sports Club, the Siuslaw News and Coast Radio Sports congratulate Brea Blankenship as this week’s Athlete of the Week. Brea’s personal record best of 19:41 flat in the 5000 meter run in the Warner Pacific XC Classic helped propel the Viking Ladies to a first place finish this past weekend trimming 27 seconds from her previous start and 25.5 seconds from her previous personal best.
Honorable Mention goes to Mia Collins who had 10 kills, 9 digs and a block last week’s win against Elmira.
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Join us this Thursday as we catch up with Siuslaw Viking Wrestling Coach, Neil Wartnik.