Dudley wins Gateway to the Gorge race
Tyler Dudley, 23, of Lake Oswego won the Gateway to the Gorge half-marathon Saturday, covering the 13.1-mile course in 1:15:17 a 5:45 per mile pace. Mary Gaither, 30, out of Vancouver won the womens race in 1:35:56.
Peter Becker, 25, of Milwaukie won the 12K race in 54:07, followed by runner-up Benjamin Edmonds of Gresham and Sandys Reed Pitney in third place. Diane Peterson, 59, of Corbett won the womens 12K in 1:05:33.
Manny Garcia, 18, of Boring won the 5K race in 18:22, while Kyle Beguelin, 17, of Estacada finished third in the 5K with a time of 20:35. Dylan Beguelin of Estacada and Steve Sherman of Eagle Creek were also among the top 10. Eliya Kohl, 21, of Portland won the womens 5K in 24:47, while Mickinzie Coder and Heather Sherman of Eagle Creek finished third and fourth.
Hawks finish preseason with a win
The Portland Winterhawks beat Seattle 4-2 to wrap up the preseason schedule Saturday. Third-period goals by Ethan Price and Alex Schoenborn put Portland up 4-0 before Seattle tallied a pair of late scores. Adam Rossignol assisted on three goals, while Jarrod Schamerhorn made 26 saves in goal.
The Winterhawks went 3-2 in the preseason and open the regular season Friday, Sept. 20, at home against Prince George.
? Forward Taylor Leier signed an entry-level contract with the Philadelphia Flyers after being selected in the fourth round of last years draft. He was second in the WHL with 27 goals and 35 assists last year, finishing the regular season with a plus-41 rating.
Taylor has become one of the premier two-way players in the league, Winterhawks General Manager Mike Johnston said.
Timbers reserves get draw in 88th minute
The Portland Timbers reserves squad earned a 1-1 draw with Salt Lake on Sunday after Anthony Macchione found the net off an assist from Jacob Kempf in the 88th minute. Timbers goalie Jake Gleeson finished with six saves, while midfielder Steven Evans out of Troutdale played the full first half.