Ranked No. 9 in the nation, Oregon used key innings and stellar pitching to secure the sweep on the afternoon, winning the first game 10-0 and the second 4-0.
De’Anthony Thomas’s day started on a sour note. After muffing a punt on what would have been Oregon’s first possession, Tennessee Tech capitalized on a 23-yard catch-and-run touchdown by Da’Rick Rogers. And then, Thomas showed why he’s become an early favorite for the Heisman Award.
Prep athletes put on quite a show Friday and Saturday as the OSAA 6A, 5A, 4A Track and Field State Championship Meet was held at Hayward Field.