Meridian’s Spencer Blackburn makes his commitment: By Braulio Perez

January 27, 2014

  With the 2014 National Signing Day only nine days away, Meridian defensive end Spencer Blackburn received some big news on Monday afternoon, with the Eastern Washington University staff officially extending him a scholarship offer. After mulling it over throughout the day, though, the 6-3, 256-pounder decided to put an end to his recruitment process and commit to the Eagles. “I committed earlier tonight,” Blackburn said late…


Meridian RB Letrez Jones Perseveres Through Adversity: By Braulio Perez

October 2, 2013

  It’s hard to imagine that Meridian running back Letrez Jones isn’t at 100 percent. The talented tailback, who has torn up fields this season, admits his knee isn’t at full strength and he’s still battling some nerves each weekend. On Friday night, at Bellingham’s Civic Stadium, Jones looked just fine and couldn’t be stopped. Whether it was through the air or on the ground, the senior dashed…


Meridian’s Spencer Blackburn to host youth football camp: By Scott Enyeart

August 21, 2013

  You could argue that Meridian two-way lineman Spencer Blackburn has already accomplished enough on the field heading into his senior year to leave quite a legacy with the Trojans. Blackburn’s accolades include being a two-time all-league selection on both sides of the ball, and 2nd AP 1A All-State recognition defensively as a junior. But Blackburn has something else up his sleeve to leave…