A young reporter covering a football recruiting competition for Oregon high school players got bowled over during a recent interview ... and it was all caught on video.

71-Year-Old Hang Glider's Trip Goes Horribly Wrong

Amy Campbell was in the midst of a chat with a football scout when a wide receiver caught a pass, but couldn't quite stop his momentum. Instead, he careened into a shocked Campbell, knocking both her and the scout to the ground.

Check it out, above.