The Hawks took down the Eugene Emeralds last night in Boise to open a three game series. Emeralds starter Eury Ramos gave up seven hits and seven runs in three innings of work to the Hawks who peppered the Em’s with 12 hits and 12 runs giving Eugene, who could only rack up two runs, a 10 run road rash. The two teams play again tonight with Fastino Carrera on the mound for Eugene against Boise’s Pearson McMahan.
Athlete of the Week
The Sports Club, the Siuslaw News and Coast Radio Sports congratulate freshman Viking wrestler Mason Buss who defeated two senior wrestlers on his way to his championship bout with Central Linn's Blake Owens. Buss finished first in the 120 pound category in Saturday's Deven Dawson Classic in Harrisburg
Honorable Mention also goes to a freshman wrestler, Yoskar Delamora who took first place in the 106 pound category.
Viking Sports Talk
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Join us this Thursday as we catch up with Siuslaw Viking Wrestling Coach, Neil Wartnik.