Sports

Junior Chiefs Go 19-9 At Home Meet

The Rogue Rover Jr. Sr. High middle-school-level wrestling meet went 19-9 in Southern Oregon Middle School Athletic Conference wrestling meet against wrestlers from Ashland, Hanby and Talent middle schools at James Martin Court on Tues., Feb. 6. The wrestlers were arranged in pods according to approximate weight. With girls’ wresting[Read More…]

Whipp, Wyatt Smith Are Chieftain Champions

In the unpredictable nature of things in high school sports, the Rogue River Jr. Sr. High Wrestling program had lost several strong seniors and juniors to basketball, beginning with almost a whole new team and experiencing a rebuilding year. Yet, on the biggest weekend of the wrestling year, the district[Read More…]

Middle School JV Teams Split Pair

The Rogue River Jr. Sr. High middle-school-level junior varsity girls’ basketball team split a pair of game last week, while the Junior Chieftain varsity lost their only game of the week. The Junior Chieftain junior varsity (3-3) lost at New Hope Christian 15-2 in Grants Pass on Wed., Jan. 30,[Read More…]

Chief Girls Win Last Regular Season Meet

With two champions and two third-place finishes and without two of their top wrestlers, the Rogue River Jr. Sr. girls’ wrestling team won a girls-only tournament for the second time this season, taking the Gold Beach Panthers Coastal Clash on Sat., Feb. 3. With their six wrestlers, Chieftains won with[Read More…]

Chiefs Have Chances Right Up To End

The Rogue River Jr. Sr. High boys’ basketball team can hold on to the fact that there remain two more chances to pick up one, maybe two, Far West League victories before the season is out. The Chieftains can hang their hats on the fact that they scored the most[Read More…]

Rogue River Half, Watson 5K Discontinued

On a winter’s morning every February for 16 years, the most devoted and hardiest runners in the Rogue Valley were somewhere near the Depot Street Bridge for the Rogue River Half Marathon and its companion race, the Alyssa Watson five-kilometer race. The weather in February in Rogue River, which is[Read More…]