Three area teams continue march in boys' H.S. basketball
Marshall, Albion and Climax-Scotts all won district titles and lived to play another day and will travel to regional sites for a tournament that spans today through Wednesday. As the only ranked team in the area, No. 5-ranked Climax-Scotts didn't get … Read more on Battle Creek Enquirer
Kurdistan's Tourism, Fledgling But Hopeful
Kurdistan has always been a cosmopolitan blend of old and new religions and boasts sacred sites of Islam, Christianity and minor religions such as Yazidi and Ahlul Haqq. Similar to the south of Iraq, which sees thousands of pilgrims to the Shia sites… Read more on Rudaw
City Council: No replacement for the Ecola Creek Bridge
The bridge is adjacent to the Cannon Beach Elementary School and the Christian Conference Center. It would be the quickest evacuation route to higher ground for students and staff of the school, as well as residents, businesses and visitors in the … Read more on The Cannon Beach Gazette
Friday, December 8th at 7 pm is the CIF Northeast Division Championship between Oaks Christian High School v. Oak Park. Oaks Christian High School in Westlake Village, California has won 44 consecutive games, tied for the eighth longest streak in California history according to CalHiSports.com. The Oaks Christian Lions are led by what many consider to be the top prep player in the country, Notre Dame bound quarterback Jimmy Clausen who is hoping to lead his team to a fourth straight CIF Southern Section Championship. Standing in their way is league rival Oak Park. The Oak Park Eagles have put together an impressive season of their own, compiling a 12-1 record with their only blemish being a 55-7 loss to Oaks Christian.
The Lions have waltzed through the post-season despite losing USC bound and nationally renowned running back Marc Tyler in the first quarter of their first playoff game. Nevertheless, Oaks has kept intact their impressive streak of not allowing more than 17 points in any game this season and not scoring fewer than 47.
If you are not one of the fortunate fans to attend Friday’s game or even if you just want to catch all the action you can go to Vootage.com (http://www.vootage.com), a new website which proclaims being the “Pioneer of Online High School Sports Webcasting.” This free website provides broadcast quality game coverage like no other with proprietary software enabling viewers to watch any play within the webcast at just a click of the button – think TiVo? online. With the familiar voice of former USC play by play announcer Tom Kelly teamed with color commenter and high school athletic insider Garry Paskwietz, viewers receive the utmost in professional play by play. With blogs, boards, vignettes and more, this site scores a touchdown by fans.
Teaming up with KDOC, the video footage by Vootage? will also air after the game Friday night at 12:00am. So no matter if you are rooting for Oaks Christian or Oak Park or you’re just an avid high school football fanatic, Friday will be sure to be a game that shouldn’t be missed.
Dayspring Christian football team’s slow start lets Caliche run away with 8-man game
Turning point — Caliche took control when it ran 24 plays for 160 yards in the first quarter. It produced the Buffaloes a 16-0 lead and set the tone.
Arizona Cardinals’ Matt Leinart on the Trading Block: A Look at All 31 NFL Teams
With the news being broken (thank you, Jay Glazer), that Arizona Cardinals quarterback has been demoted and is now on the trading block , there’s just one thing left to do. Look at all of the potential options. This isn’t Michael Vick , Brett Favre , or Donovan McNabb . To a certain degree, it’s not even Chad Pennington or Jim Sorgi. However, Matt Leinart is a former Heisman Trophy winner, BCS …