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Episode 28: ’Tis the Season
Today's holiday-tinged episode of Cougar Country: Hometown Sports kicks off with Highlights & Lowlights followed by a recap of what's happened in winter sports so far. We conclude today's shorter ep with Cougar Country Approved: Christmas Movie Edition!
Episode 27: Game, Set, Mat
The winter sports season is upon us, and that means it's time for another installment of Cougar Country: Hometown Sports. Today, we kick things off with Highlights & Lowlights followed by a recap of the basketball season openers last Friday. We welcome star wrestlers Landon Sprague and Ethan Ensrud for a fantastic preview of the upcoming season, before wrapping up (pun intended) with another segment of Cougar Country Approved.
Episode 26: Hitting the Hardwood
The guys are back to celebrate the one-year anniversary of Cougar Country: Hometown Sports, and kick off an exciting season of Canby winter athletics! We kick off with our segment Highlights & Lowlights, followed by our winter sports preview of all winter sports as they are right around the corner from starting. Then we welcome new Canby boys' basketball coach Matt Taylor and wrap things up with Cougar Country Approved: Appetizer Edition.
Episode 25: Wrapping Up
A thrilling fall season of Canby sports is nearly wrapped up as we look forward to the holiday season and winter athletics. On today's episode of Cougar Country: Hometown Sports, we start with our segment of Highlights & Lowlights, followed by sports recaps and Cougar Country Approved.
Episode 24: Bump, Set, Spike
The Canby volleyball team has been enjoying its best season since 2019 and has been on a tear lately, winning six of its last seven matches. Today, we kick things off with Highlights & Lowlights and a recap of Homecoming Week before welcoming star volleyball player Chloe Annas to discuss the team's recent triumphs.
Episode 23: Homecoming Week
It's Homecoming Week at Canby High School and Cougar Country: Hometown Sports! Today's episode includes Highlights & Lowlights, fall sports recaps and our recurring segment Cougar Country Approved. Go, Cougars!!
Episode 22: Looking Up
The Canby soccer team has had a rough start to the 2022 season, losing their first five games and failing to score a single goal. Yet, the team's spirits are high as they start league play this week, with plenty of time to right the ship. As always, we start off today's episode with Highlights & Lowlights and recaps before welcoming canby boys soccer coach Ryan McCormack.
Episode 21: Three for Three
The Canby Cougar football team is on a roll to kick off the 2022 season, winning their first three games — all against opposing teams who are still at 6A or were at that classification last season. As always, we start with Highlights & Lowlights and recaps before welcoming the Cougs' Braden Snoderly and Tyler Konold — early favorites for league Defensive and Offensive Players of the Year, respectively.
Episode 20: We’re Back!
Welcome back! It's a new season of Canby High School athletics — and a brand-new season of Cougar Country: Hometown Sports, with your hosts, Jack and Maddox! As always, we kick off today with our segment Highlights & Lowlights and wrap with a recap of Canby fall sports' early successes. Go, Cougars! Producer's Note: Cougar Country is coming to you on a Thursday this week due to scheduling conflicts, but is expected to return to its normal publishing day of every Monday starting next week.
Episode 19: That’s a Wrap!
Welcome back to Cougar Country: Hometown Sports as we look to wrap up an exciting spring season in Canby! Today we start things off with a Highlights & Lowlights segment that centers on the NBA Finals and the LIV Golf controversy. Last, we share our thoughts on Canby baseball's history-making state championship run.
Episode 18: Cinderella Story
Welcome back to Cougar Country: Hometown Sports! The dynamic duo is back today as Jack and Maddox discuss Highlights & Lowlights followed by the Canby's baseball team's incredible run in the playoffs. They are then joined by former star Canby pitcher Sean Wiese to talk about his decision to transfer to the University of Hawaii.
Episode 17: Solo Outing
Welcome back to Cougar Country: Hometown Sports! Today is a bit of an odd episode as Maddox is solo today thanks to Jack and his teammates still battling it out in the OSAA state playoffs of baseball. We kick things with Highlights & Lowlights and then finish up with recaps of all the recent playoff games and the state track meet. Roll Cougs!
Episode 16: The Return
We're back! Cougar Country: Hometown Sports returns after a four-week hiatus with lots of exciting stuff to discuss in the Canby sports world. As always, we kick things off with our segment Highlights & Lowlights before recapping the latest developments in spring sports and activities.
Episode 15: Going the Distance
Welcome back to Cougar Country: Hometown Sports. As usual, we start with our segment Highlights & Lowlights before being joined by Canby star distance runner Tommy O'Neil. We wrap today with Cougar Country Approved.
Episode 14: Just the Boys
Welcome back to another episode of Cougar Country: Hometown Sports. Today we start off with our segment Highlights & Lowlights followed by recapping Canby's recent success in the busy spring sports season. For the sweet tooths out there, we wrap up with Cougar Country Approved, breaking down our personal rankings of the best candies.
Episode 13: Setting the Stage
Welcome back to Cougar Country: Hometown Sports! After a long break, we kick off with our regular segment Highlights & Lowlights and cover the exciting start of Canby spring sports. We are then joined by five-time state champion Canby Cougar dance team head coach Jenn Chaffee to talk about their amazing run. We end with a new segment, Cougar Country Approved, where we will be ranking our favorite things in a random category. Today, it's fast-food restaurants.
Episode 12: First Pitch
Welcome back to Cougar Country: Hometown Sports! Today, we start off with our segment of Highlights & Lowlights, followed by coverage of both boys and girls playoff basketball games against Lincoln and Jesuit. We end today with an interview with two Canby softball stars, Ava Carroll and Abigail Loomis.
Episode 11: On the Green
Welcome back to Cougar Country: Hometown Sports. We start today off with Highlights & Lowlights followed by recaps of the boys and girls basketball games and the state wrestling competition. We wrap with the comedic trio of golfers Braden Wise, Zach Netter and Tanner Van Meter.
Episode 10: Only the Best
We are back with another edition of Cougar Country: Hometown Sports. In our tenth episode, we start off with Highlights & Lowlights and then recap the past two weeks of Canby athletics. We end today's episode with an interview with Canby’s starting point guard and Pack the Gym hero Alex Evans.
Episode 9: Pack the Gym!
Welcome back to Cougar Country: Hometown Sports! We return with another action-packed episode starting with Highlights & Lowlights, followed by the return of Canby Cougar boys basketball coach Craig Evans to discuss this week's much-anticipated "Pack the Gym" night vs. Lake Oswego.