>La Grande Observer | Union and Wallowa Counties' News Leader

Observer news NE Oregon Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

Follow LaGrandeObserver.com

La Grande Observer print edition

view all La Grande Observer print publications »

La Grande Observer Daily Paper 09/17/14

The LaGrande Observer is now online in a Replica E-edition form and publishes Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Current subscribers have full access to the E-edition.

View Paper

If you are not a current subscriber, subscribe today for immediate access.

Subscribe


Recent article comments

Powered by Disqus

Home arrow Opinion arrow McGinnis-Parker runs over Montana Tech, EOU wins on the road

McGinnis-Parker runs over Montana Tech, EOU wins on the road

BUTTE, Mont. — Behind 202 rushing yards by Chris McGinnis-Parker, the Eastern Oregon University football team beat Montana Tech 45-30 Saturday in a Frontier Conference showdown.

The Mountaineers (3-5 overall, 3-4 Frontier Conference) raced out to a 17-0 first-quarter lead on a 7-yard touchdown pass to Andrew Woody, a 30-yard field goal by Marc David and an interception returned for a touchdown by Anthony Lyngar.

Dominique Blackman and T.J. Esekielu both added touchdown passes in the second quarter to stretch the EOU lead to 31-7 at halftime.

The Orediggers got within 16 points at 38-22 late in the third quarter, but an 82-yard touchdown run by McGinnis-Parker squashed any comeback attempt.

Blackman completed 16-of-26 passes for 146 yards and a touchdown. He added 80 yards rushing. Jace Billingsley caught seven passes for 80 yards and a score, while Justin Hernandez had five grabs for 61 yards.

The Mountaineers will host Dickinson State Saturday at noon at Community Stadium.

 
blog comments powered by Disqus
News
Local / Sports / Business / State / National / Obituaries / Public Notices
Opinion
Editorials / Letters / Guest Columns / Columnists
Features
Outdoors / Ag / Spiritual / Go Magazine / Portraits
Classifieds
View all classifieds / Jobs / Autos / Real Estate / Rentals / Place an Ad
The Observer
About / Contact / Commercial Printing / Subscriptions / Terms of Use / Site Map
Also Online
Photo Reprints / Slideshows / Weather and Valley Cam / /index.php?option=com_rss&feed=RSS2.0&no_html=1">RSS Feed ?> RSS Feed

Follow La Grande Observer headlines on Follow La Grande Observer headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use