Forest Grove blanks rival McMinnville

Forest Grove blanks rival McMinnville

Vikings beat Mac 4-0 in GVC finale to lock up a berth in the state playoffs It was not...

Braves dominate field events

Braves dominate field events

Banks qualifies five field athletes for the 4A state track meet The field events have been a...

Guerra will stay home to wrestle for Boxers

Guerra will stay home to wrestle for Boxers

Forest Grove's Christian Guerra chooses to continue his wrestling career at Pacific Christian...

Braves slide past Scappoose

Braves slide past Scappoose

Banks rallies from an early deficit to beat the Indians and likely lock up the program's fifth...

Lacrosse catches on at Forest Grove

Lacrosse catches on at Forest Grove

Vikings' program is booming with a successful varsity team and a burgeoning youth system In six...


Forest Grove's Sports

Karimi Nyamu
May 20, 2015

Nyamu nabs second place at GVC tennis tournament

by Zack Palmer
Forest Grove senior punches her ticket to the state tourney Forest Grove senior Karimi Nyamu found herself in an awkward spot last Friday at the Greater Valley Conference district tennis…
May 20, 2015

In Brief

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Pacific player is drafted by CFL Safety Josh Brinkworth became the first Pacific University football player to be drafted by a professional league last Tuesday night, when he was a sixth-round…
May 20, 2015

Villalobos leads strong showing for Vikings

by Amanda Miles
Junior Alyssa Villalobos wins a district title and qualifies for the state meet in two events Whether by fractions of an inch or hundredths of a second, Alyssa Villalobos certainly had a flair…
May 13, 2015

Vikings look to qualify for state tennis tournament

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove tennis teams hit the court at district tourney Now it’s time for business. The first-ever Greater Valley Conference district tennis tournament is scheduled for this week, which…
May 13, 2015

Forest Grove makes late-season playoff push with two victories

by Zack Palmer
Vikings clobber McKay, West Albany to move into a tie for fifth place with two games remaining With precious little time left in the regular season, the Forest Grove baseball team notched a pair…
May 13, 2015

Greyhounds falter against No. 8 Knappa

by Amanda Miles
Loggers sweep past Gaston to clinch a league softball title Last week surely wasn’t the one the Greyhounds wanted. However, it doesn’t define their season — not by a long shot. Gaston entered…
May 13, 2015

Vikings prep for district meet

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove wraps up the regular season with a dual against McKay, McNary and West Albany Last Wednesday was just the warmup. The Forest Grove track and field teams hosted one last home meet…
May 13, 2015

In Brief

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Viking competes at golf regional Brad Milligan represented Forest Grove at the Class 6A Special District 3 golf tournament, staged Monday at Tokatee Golf Club in Blue River, east of Eugene. The…
May 06, 2015

Pacific senior named NWC player of year

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Amy Mayhugh gets well-deserved honor after a stellar season In a season in which she broke season and career school records, Pacific senior Amy Mayhugh was named the first-ever Northwest…
NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Gaston senior Alex Sweet delivers a pitch during last Friday's Northwest League baseball doubleheader against Nestucca.
May 06, 2015

Gaston baseball catches fire with six straight wins

by Amanda Miles
Hounds sweep a pair of three-game series against Nestucca and Delphian The Gaston baseball team’s trajectory just keeps climbing. The Greyhounds started out the season in inauspicious fashion,…

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NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: KENT FRASURE - Banks junior MaKenna Partain takes a swing during last Friday's Cowapa League softball doubleheader against Valley Catholic.
May 06, 2015

Braves rolling along in league play

by Amanda Miles
Banks softball has run-ruled all of its opponents during a dominant seven-game winning streak The Banks softball squad hasn’t had too many lemons this season, but the Braves have been trying to…
COURTESY PHOTO: FOREST GROVE HIGH SCHOOL - Forest Grove senior Bryanna Hanson signs a letter of intent to play volleyball at Mount Hood Community College at a ceremony with her family last Tuesday evening.
May 06, 2015

Hanson will continue volleyball career at Mount Hood CC

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove senior Bryanna Hanson signs her letter of intent to play volleyball for the Saints Bryanna Hanson has decided on her next stop. Last Tuesday evening, the Forest Grove senior signed…
May 06, 2015

Vikings edge South Salem in dual meet

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove comes away with narrow wins over Saxons Perhaps especially in the close ones, it’s much nicer to be on the winning end. The Forest Grove track and field teams both found themselves…
Apr 29, 2015

Braves throw down at invite

by Amanda Miles
Banks throwers lead the way with several titles at the annual Banks Invitational Track Meet Translated from Latin, the Olympic motto is “faster, higher, stronger.” When it comes to Banks track…
Apr 29, 2015

Forest Grove finds its groove

by Zack Palmer
Vikings take out McMinnville 4-2 and run their winning streak to four games Buoyed by six strong innings from freshman pitcher Vanessa Gonzalez and some timely late-inning hits from Sarah Hess…
May 06, 2015

Vikings look to show off improvement as season winds down

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove girls round out the regular season and set their sights on the GVC tournament The Forest Grove girls tennis team is right on schedule. “Everybody has gotten way better. Everybody’s…
Apr 29, 2015

Braves earn hard-fought win against Valley Catholic

by Amanda Miles
Banks scores four times in the ninth inning to post a 6-2 extra-innings win over the Valiants BEAVERTON — If they keep this up, these two teams are going to play four games this season instead…
Apr 29, 2015

In Brief

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Pacific tennis falls to Whitman For the second year in a row, the Pacific men’s tennis team saw its season end with a hard-fought match against the conference’s perennial power as the Boxers…
Apr 29, 2015

Budweiser is the king of jumps at NWC meet

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Budweiser Hawkins sweeps the jumping events for Pacific Pacific senior Budweiser Hawkins completed an unprecedented sweep of the jumping events at the Northwest Conference Track and Field…
Apr 21, 2015

Forest Grove endures busy week

by Zack Palmer
Vikings play four games in four days and snag victories over McKay, West Albany The Forest Grove baseball team bookended a busy week with a dominant 8-0 win over McKay last Wednesday and a…




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