Eugene Overhead Door Challengers Defeats Post 20 Dirtbags 15-5

The Eugene Overhead Door Challengers defeated Post 20 Dirtbags 15-5 on Wednesday.  The Challengers fired up the offense in the second inning and tallied four runs in the eighth inning. The offensive firepower was led by Cooper Mullens, Jack Riley, and Cory Apker, who all drove in runs. Kevin Pierson earned the victory ... More

Eugene Overhead Door Challengers Grabs Lead In Sixth Inning To Defeat Corvallis Marketmen

Eugene Overhead Door Challengers captured the lead in the first inning. Jaxson Fraser doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run. In the top of the third inning, Corvallis Marketmen tied things up at two when Allen singled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run. Jarrett Allen pitched the Challengers to victory. The righty ... More

Eugene Overhead Door Challengers Can’t Catch Up To NW Diamond Sports (Black)

Eugene Overhead Door Challengers watched the game slip away early and couldn't recover in a 12-2 loss to NW Diamond Sports (Black) on Sunday. NW Diamond Sports (Black) scored on a home run by Drew Kaatz in the first inning, a single by Kaatz in the second inning, and a single by Silas Jolicoeur in the second ... More

Eugene Overhead Door Challengers Shut Out Keizer Crushers in Game Two of Grant Smith Wood Bat Tournament

Note: Game recap provided by GameChanger. You can follow the Challengers’ games live on GameChanger here.  Eugene Overhead Door Challengers defeated Keizer Crushers 7-0 on Saturday as two pitchers combined to throw a shutout. Kyle Fuller struck out Grayson Reeder to finish off the game. The Challengers secured the ... More

Challengers Set to Have Independent Season Amongst COVID-19 Cancellations

EUGENE, ORE — The Eugene Challengers baseball team will host their independent season opener at P.K. Park on Saturday, June 20 with limited fan attendance.   The Challengers are a local American Legion baseball team made of 14-19-year olds recruited from surrounding Lane County high schools. They have been associa... More

Eugene Challengers beat Corvallis in American Legion super regional opener

That coveted “W” stood as much for “whew” as it did “win” to the Eugene Challengers on Friday night. After they’d built an eight-run lead behind the solid starting pitching of Robby Ahlstrom, it took reliever Michael Moore’s strikeout with the bases loaded in the ninth to preserve a 10-7 victory over the ... More

Austin Crowson takes unusual route from Monroe to the New York Yankees

Former Bi-Mart Eugene Challenger Austin Crowson has the chance to go from Monroe to the New York Yankees. “That doesn’t happen so much,” the 20-year old pitcher joked. “Anything can happen, that’s for sure.” The 6-foot-5, 210-pound left-hander was drafted in the 26th round of the Major League Baseball amateur ... More

Twin City finds title win twice the fun

Twin City found some familiar faces in the opposing dugout for the Papa’s Pizza Invitational championship game Sunday. That made the 4-0 victory doubly satisfying for the Titans after five days of American Legion baseball at Swede Johnson Stadium. Twin City, from Richland, Wash., topped the Lewis-Clark Twins 4-3 in one ... More

It’s one happy landing

Matt Land rarely makes an error at shortstop and has been a defensive staple for the Eugene Challengers for three years. Friday evening, he made two in the first five innings of the game, and he and the Challengers found themselves trailing the cross-town rival Willamette Valley Titans for much of the game. However, the ... More

Eugene evens tourney record

After finding themselves on the wrong end of a one-hit shutout in a 10-0 loss on Wednesday, the Eugene Challengers came to the ballpark with a new approach on Thursday. The Challengers topped the 18U Zips of Seattle 3-0 at Swede Johnson Stadium on Thursday to improve to 1-1 in the Papa’s Pizza Invitational. Eugene kept ... More