Rapid Reaction: Marist Beats Cascade, but Questions Loom.

Rapid Reaction: Marist Beats Cascade, but Questions Loom.

First, we need to revise our final score tweet. Marist, or at least this version of Marist, did not look the part. Coming into the year, we said if Marist ran the table they would stand alone as the default champion of 4A football. However, this Marist team isn’t what we expected. The Marist we […]

Rapid Reaction: Can we get a rematch of Marist v Cascade, please?

Rapid Reaction: Can we get a rematch of Marist v Cascade, please?

I’ll be honest, I was hoping the game tying three from Carson Molan would go in. I didn’t want the game to end, I wanted overtime. But it was wide right, Marist got the rebound and sealed the deal. So now here we are; Cascade has lost to an Oregon team for the first time […]

Rapid Reaction: Marist Supremely Patient, Seaside Cold Throughout

Rapid Reaction: Marist Supremely Patient, Seaside Cold Throughout

The old gym at Seaside High School rarely disappoints. This game though, had a couple factors leading to Marist’s win. Reaction:  I’m going to preface the following with this: Marist is a very good team. Marist is top 5 in the state. Marist will be in Forest Grove come late February. Marist is in the […]

Week 6 GOTW Preview: Marist v Mazama

As we approach the huge Top 5 matchup tonight between Marist and Mazama, the contest holds two storylines and two reasons that you should pay close attention Friday Night. This one of the last, if not the final deciding matchup to decide the top five seeds in the state. After Marist and Mazama meet up, […]

The Layout of 4A Football After Week 5, Explained:

Five games have been played, and it’s pretty clear where everything sits right now. Few things require explanations now, but one of the things that does is massive: Why La Grande is in the 1 slot.  Frankly, it’s been a long time coming.  In our “way too early” top 10 we posted on June 23rd […]

4A Week 3 GOTW Preview

Banks v Marist…There’s a little something for everyone in this game.  Enjoy a good coaching battle? Frank Geskie v Cole Linehan. Check. Enjoy a good defensive showing? Banks and Marist are allowing a combined 10.5 ppg, against four 2018 playoff teams. Check. Offensive fireworks? Banks and Marist combine for 36.5 ppg so far in 2019. […]