John Kruse


John Kruse

6:00am - 7:00am


Time for Friday Night Lights! Tonight, after winning road games to start the year at South Albany, and at Central and beating crosstown rival Summit on their home turf, the 3rd ranked Mt. View Cougars take yet another trip. Today…yes, today, the Cougs, undefeated at 5-and-0 play in Pendleton in a 4pm kickoff.

Meantime, Bend tries to keep pace and within striking distance of Mt. View for the League Title as the Lava Bears host Summit.Bend is tied for the Conference top spot, and 4-and-1 overall, while the Storm are tied for 5th place. Elsewhere in the IMC…Redmond greets Hood River and Ridgeview hosts powerful 4th ranked Hermiston.

In the 4A Sky-Em league….the Sisters Outlaws look for their first win in League as they host top-rated Cottage Grove. In the Tri-Valley…Crook County hosts Molalla, and Madras is at Gladstone.

In the 3A ranks, two undefeated’s meet for the Mountain Valley Conference lead when 5th ranked La Pine welcomes Coquille. Both teams are 5-and-0.

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