Nyra Campbell has been hired as the Assistant Coach for Siuslaw Boys Soccer. Campbell, who has been with the team since its inaugural season, is an invaluable member of the coaching staff, according to Head Coach Londi Tomaro. Coach Tomaro said “She is passionate about helping players improve their technique and their understanding of the game. Her strong attacking mindset balances my defensive focus; we make a great coaching team.” Siuslaw’s first soccer matches are August 25th against Sweet Home.
The first Oregon football team to play for the national championship, a coach who led the men’s basketball program to heights not seen since the Tall Firs era and three prolific student-athletes have been chosen for the Oregon Athletics Hall of Fame class of 2022. The University’s 31st Hall of Fame class includes seven-time NCAA track and field champion Brianne Theisen-Eaton; Tennis Champ Daria Panova; and all-American men’s golfer Daniel Miernicki. The class also men’s basketball head coach Ernie Kent, who led the Ducks to two NCAA Elite Eight appearances, and the 2010 football team that was undefeated in the regular season and played Auburn in the 2011 BCS Championship game. The 2022 honorees will officially join the exclusive club of 223 athletes and 29 teams previously selected at the Hall of Fame banquet that will be held in conjunction with the Sept. 17 BYU football game.