New coach, new QB lead Lakeridge

New coach, new QB lead Lakeridge

Elvis Akpla hopes to catch the opposition off guard this year by playing at "warp speed" For all...

LO runners look to take big strides

LO runners look to take big strides

The Laker girls return their entire top-seven from 2014 After Lake Oswego missed out on...

Big numbers turn out for Pacer cross-country teams

Big numbers turn out for Pacer cross-country teams

Lakeridge hopes to qualify both teams for state this year An enormous freshman class has led to...

Verburg represents LO in Area Code Games

Verburg represents LO in Area Code Games

The versatile athlete pitched against some of the top high schoolers in the country When you're...


Lake Oswego's Sports

MATTHEW SHERMAN - Jack Haney, Mitchell Verburg, Andrew Bartley, Max Mattern, Nate Hidalgo and Griffin Roach figure to play key roles on a Lake Oswego team that hopes to contend again in the Three Rivers League and potentially make a deep playoff run.
September 03, 2015

Experienced Lakers expect to challenge in TRL

by Matt Sherman
Lake Oswego returns a third-year QB and plenty of speed and talent at the skill positions The Lake Oswego football team is coming off a quiet season by its standards, one which saw the Lakers…
TIMES PHOTO: DAN BROOD - Tigard senior Sam Inos (left) heads upfield after getting past Jesuit's Chase Morrison in his team's 42-41 overtime win in the 2014 state semifinals at Tigard High School.
September 03, 2015

It's go time for Oregon high school football

by Miles Vance
Community Newspapers has long been a leader in covering local high school sports, and on Friday night, we're going to take another important step in that direction. On Friday, beginning with…
CLIFF NEWELL - Big Jake and Little Jake. Jake Mount likes the concentration  in the eyes of 7-year-old Jake Landreth at the Basketball Fundamentals Camp.
August 28, 2015

Basketball the Jake Mount way

by Cliff Newell
Talented teen hoopster spreads his love of the game to kids When it comes to basketball coaching challenges, Jake Mount takes on the toughest. Such as how do you help a 4-year-old girl get…
August 28, 2015

Boules to Business hits right spot

by The Review
Lake Oswego gives hearty reception to Petanque tourney Boules to Business has proven that everyone can have fun at Petanque. The tourney held at Foothills Park on Sunday had the widest possible…
PORTLAND TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JOHN LARIVIERE - Central Catholic High senior Brady Breeze and the Rams will chase a third consecutive Class 6A  championship in 2015.
August 17, 2015

Check out our new 'PREP FOOTBALL' tab

by Miles Vance
The new feature will allow web readers to see all our coverage of high school football There hasn’t been one kickoff yet. Not one pass thrown, tackle made or helmet knocked against another in…
Lake Oswego's Cahleb Gonzales won his first ever MMA fight and is training for his second next week.
August 14, 2015

LO's Gonzales eyes successful MMA career

by Matt Sherman
The former LOHS wrestler prepares for his second career fight at the Roseland “I'm a pretty fast learner,” says Cahleb Gonzales, in what is perhaps a significant understatement. The former Lake…
Celia Crittenden of Lake Oswego is the U.S. women's pentaque champion. She will lend her expertise to Boules to Business on Aug. 23 in Lake Oswego.
August 14, 2015

Boules and business to mix in Lake Oswego

by Cliff Newell
Petanque tournament set for Aug. 23 at Foothills Park Petanque is a pretty simple sport to describe: You stand inside a circle with both feet on the ground, loft a hollow metal ball and try to…
VERN UYETAKE - Jake Dukart recently verbally committed to Arizona State University and was the only freshman last year to earn all-league honors in the TRL.
August 07, 2015

LO's Jake Dukart makes early commitment to ASU

by Matt Sherman
The incoming sophomore shortstop says Sun Devils are his ideal program For years, Lake Oswego High School's Jake Dukart has dreamed about playing college baseball for the Arizona State…
August 07, 2015

TRL primed to be state's premier league again

by Matt Sherman
One year removed from redistricting, the Three Rivers League is loaded across the board With another fall sports season nearly upon us, it's an opportune time to look back on last year's major…
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS - Bronwyn Gibson is shown in full Seal Gal regalia. Although just a rookie on the dance team, the Lake Oswego native had already achieved great camaraderie with the other dancers.
July 30, 2015

The newest Sea Gal

by Cliff Newell
Bronwyn Gibson ready to dance up a storm for Seahawks Bronwyn Gibson had thought she was through with dancing. But now the 23-year-old Lake Oswego woman will be dancing more than ever as a…

Don't miss the local news

Jul 30, 2015

Women's World Cup reveals biases in coverage

by Matt Sherman
Not long ago I caught a few minutes of sports talk radio in the car and the topic centered around the U.S. Women's World Cup team. Specifically, Colin Cowherd brought up a report about the…
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP: VERN UYETAKE - Veteran Lake Oswego High football coach Steve Coury says his true reward comes from hearing that he has made a difference in one of his players lives.
Jul 30, 2015

High school coaches in it for love, not money

by Kerry Eggers
I’ve written this column before, but it’s one you can’t do too many times. This is a salute to our state’s high school coaches, who work a job that often is underappreciated, undercompensated…
VERN UYETAKE - Aiden Prentice has shined for Lake Oswego's OIBA team this summer and figures to be one of the team's top pitchers next spring.
Jul 30, 2015

Laker OIBA team closes in on league title

by Matt Sherman
Lake Oswego has put together a strong summer as it preps for OIBA playoffs The Lake Oswego baseball team has put together a stellar summer so far and is closing in on clinching the No. 1 seed in…
Jul 30, 2015

I was wholly unprepared for t-ball

by Matt Sherman
This past year found me barreling through a wide array of parenting milestones. My oldest son entered kindergarten which meant there was a lot of learning on the fly in our household. In a…
Jul 30, 2015

First annual Pacer Pride golf tourney scheduled

by Matt Sherman
New coach Elvis Akpla hopes event will blossom There is a lot of excitement surrounding the Lakeridge football program this summer. A new, young coach has injected enthusiasm into the program…
MATTHEW SHERMAN - Maddie Rabing won the state shot put and discus championships for Lakeridge High School this season.
Jul 30, 2015

Lakeridge's Rabing wins Gatorade track award

by Matt Sherman
She is named Oregon's top track athlete for 2015 after winning two state titles this spring At this year's Three Rivers League district track meet, there were larger than usual crowds assembled…



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