Zillah solidifying #1 ranking: By Ryland Spencer

October 11, 2013

     Those who know me, know that I love small school football. Towns that shutdown on Friday night to support the home team are what football is all about for me.      Walking around Andy Collins Memorial Field it was evident that the people of Zillah love what they see. I overheard young boys speaking about players as though they are their heroes. Grown men talking to each other in awe as they watched…


Potential player of the year candidate, Kurt Calhoun leads #1 Zillah: By Ryland Spencer

March 29, 2013

       Recently I named the Zillah Leopards my #1 team in the 1A classification for the 2013 season. A big reason for that ranking is the outstanding play of junior Kurt Calhoun (6-1 200).      Last season Calhoun rushed 232 times for 1,987 yards and had 30 total TDs. He was considered a first team All-League and second team All-State RB. The Leopards would finish the season…