Jay Locey

Coach Locey shares his sports philosophy


By Casey Pickard Jay Locey has been the coach of the Lewis & Clark football team since Dec. 2014. He recently enjoyed his first wins with the program and is excited to see the program progress. Locey was raised in Corvallis, Oregon, where he eventually enrolled into Oregon State University (OSU). Early on in his

The Pios gather recruits for new gridiron glories


Football finds prospective athletes to bolster growing team By Abe Field /// Senior Staff Writer After meeting Jay Locey face-to-face, I can understand why the Pioneer Football team is building and experiencing some of the largest recruiting classes in the history of the program. The award-winning head coach warmly welcomed me into his office where

A new era on the horizon for football


By PETER MELLING There is something sweet brewing at Griswold Stadium. In spite of going winless into the final week of the season, the Lewis & Clark football team is on the cusp of success. The arrival of Head Coach Jay Locey and his staff, along with 35 rookie players, has opened up all sorts

Resurrecting the old Pio Pride at Griswold


Football prepares for Saturday’s Homecoming Game and the program’s future By PETER MELLING It’s that time of year again. The football team (0-4) is getting ready to host their annual homecoming game in their 70th season, which is against the 3-1 Pacific University Boxers. The Pioneers hope to win their first game since their homecoming

Getting in the gridiron groove with the Pios


A new era arrives for Lewis & Clark Football with Head Coach Jay Locey and 35 Rookies By PETER MELLING I sat down with the Pioneer’s new Head Coach, Jay Locey, to learn more about how he is adjusting to working at Lewis & Clark (LC) and the various challenges in rebuilding the football program.

Oregon native takes first steps on L&C pitch


An interview with new head coach of football, Jay Locey By Rocky McNeff /// Sport Editor I sat down with the new Lewis & Clark football head coach, Jay Locey, to find out a little bit about the incoming Pioneer. The football team has also added Isaac Parker to team as an Offensive Line Coach.