It was a 2 -2 tie that went into extra innings last night when the Eugene Emeralds hosted the Salem-Kaiser Volcanoes when the Volcanoes pulled ahead in the 10th to take a 4 two lead. The Ems tied it again in the bottom of the 10th on a Nelson Velazquez two run homer. The Volcanoes took the lead back in the top of the 11th when the Volcanoes Kyle McPherson singled to the shortstop driving in a run. The Ems tie it back up in the bottom with a couple of hits and then with one man on and no outs Clayton Daniel hits a line drive into center field to score the winning run. Final score after 11…6-5. The Ems and Volcanoes are on the field again this evening at PK Park at 7:05.
Athlete of the Week
Hannah Rannow - Jonathan "jj" Neece/h4>
The Sports Club, the Siuslaw News and Coast Radio Sports congratulate Siuslaw High School junior Hannah Rannow and Mapleton sophomore JJ Neece. Last night at a ceremony at Siuslaw High School the two athletes were named Athletes of the Year for the 2018 and 2019 School year. Rannow capped her season with a state championship in the 1500 meters and a second place finish in the 800 meter. Neece was a three sport athlete and competed in 4 state championship events including the 100 meters, long jump, triple jump and the Javelin. Neece also was a stand-out football player on offense and defense earning a 1st team all league honors as linebacker on defense.
Viking Sports Talk
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Join us this Thursday as we catch up with Siuslaw Viking Wrestling Coach, Neil Wartnik.