▶️ Ovey Summers: Coaches, ADs, athletes remember Bend’s patron saint of sports

He was a fixture of high school sports in Bend for 60 years and his impact was felt by generations of athletes, coaches, and parents.

Ovey Summers, “the patron saint of Bend athletics” passed away in June at the age of 78.

Eric Lindstrom and a young Dave Jones talk to some former coaches, athletic directors, and athletes about the one-of-a-kind figure in Bend.


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