The Eugene Emeralds were in Tri-City last night to start a three game series against the Dust Devils. Both teams put on a hitting clinic with 12 hits apiece. Eugene struck first in the second inning with one run but the Dust Devils answered back 5 runs in the bottom of the second. Both teams added 2 runs in the third and fifth innings. The Ems were lagging 9-5 until the seventh inning where they tied it up at 9 with a four run inning. The Ems and Dust Devils went into extra innings with the Dust Devils pulling out the win in the bottom of the tenth. Final score 10-9. Game two of the series will be played this evening at Gesa Stadium with first pitch at 7:05
- Our Town: July 2019
Ava Glowacki: Power of Florence Jay Nilles: Boating Safety Megan Messmer, Chief TomTurner, Jamie Gorder: Block Party & National Night Out Nyah Vollmer, Kathy Wenzel, Jason Wood, Mary Jo Vollmar: Benefit concert Sam Johnson: New Siuslaw Head Football Coach Wendy Farley-Campbell: Accessory Dwelling Units
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.
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Join us this Thursday as we catch up with Siuslaw Viking Wrestling Coach, Neil Wartnik.