Boys lacrosse team looks to recapture 2013 success

Boys lacrosse team looks to recapture 2013 success

The Lions have reloaded and hope to make a return to the state title game West Linn's boys...

Baseball team looks to take big step forward

Baseball team looks to take big step forward

Joe Monahan takes over a young team loaded with potential West Linn's baseball team is turning to...

Girls lacrosse team set to defend title

Girls lacrosse team set to defend title

Lions return plenty of talent from last years championship team West Linn's girls lacrosse team...

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by: VERN UYETAKE - Payton Pritchard helped lead West Linn to its second straight state basketball championship in March and was recently named the 6A player of the year.
April 21, 2014

Pritchard wins 6A player of the year

by Matt Sherman
Anthony Mathis and Ryan Shearmire also earn all-state honors The accolades keep pouring in for the West Linn boys basketball team following another historic season which saw the Lions capture a…
by: MATTHEW SHERMAN - West Linn's Shane Delong delivers to the plate in a relief appearance for the Lions in the team's non-league victory over Hermiston last week.
April 21, 2014

Lions down Canby in league opener

by Matt Sherman
Karsen Lindell throws six scoreless innings and adds a home run The West Linn baseball team captured its first league win Monday in impressive fashion, downing Canby at home 7-0. The Lions did a…
by: MATTHEW SHERMAN - West Linn's Becca Cruze eyes a backhand during her straight sets win against Grant.
April 21, 2014

Tennis teams make way through tough TRL

by Matt Sherman
The West Linn girls tennis team is off to a strong start this year, picking up victories over Canby and Grant to start the season. Against Canby, the Lions were dominant in a 6-2 victory. West…
April 21, 2014

Boys lacrosse team downs Jesuit

by Matt Sherman
The Lions rally for another big victory as tough schedule continues The West Linn boys lacrosse team rolled over another potential state title contender last week, rallying to knock off Jesuit…
April 21, 2014

WL golf teams continue their roll

by Matt Sherman
The boys distance themselves from Lakeridge while the girls win again It's early in the season, but West Linn's boys golf team is a big step closer to earning a trip to state after its third…
April 21, 2014

Track teams battle Cavs, Cougars in first league meet

by Matt Sherman
The Lions win their share of events against two deep squads The West Linn track teams opened up their league schedule last week at home against Clackamas and Canby, turning in some strong…
Sarah Archuleta was the medalist at Stone Creek Monday, firing a 69 to help lead the Lions to a team victory.
April 21, 2014

Golf teams jump out to strong starts

by Matt Sherman
The WL girls win their first league tourneys and the boys take second West Linn's golf teams are each off to strong starts after a pair of league tournaments. The West Linn boys have finished…
by: VERN UYETAKE - West Linn's Natalie Byrne goes for a ground ball in Monday's shodown with Lake Oswego. Byrne scored a team-high nine goals in the contest.
April 21, 2014

WL girls win state title rematch

by Matt Sherman
Natalie Byrnes nine goals pace the Lions who topped Lake Oswego on its home field The West Linn girls lacrosse team won the year's first showdown with Lake Oswego Monday, fending off the…
April 21, 2014

Boys lacrosse takes down two state contenders

by Matt Sherman
The Lions stay unbeaten, ousting Lincoln and Sunset West Linn boys lacrosse coach Mark Flood said he didn't now how his team stacked up until it took on Lincoln, one of the top squads in the…
by: DAN BROOD - Sarah Von Ahn deals a pitch in West Linn's recent game against Tualatin. Von Ahn returns to the Lions after a strong freshman season.
April 21, 2014

Young softball team is battled-tested for league

by Matt Sherman
The Lions return a strong core that hopes to contend in the balanced Three Rivers League With a young team and a new head coach, the West Linn girls softball team is loaded with potential this…

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by: JON HOUSE - Isabella Reichner returns as one of West Linn's top sprinters this year. Reichner was part of last year's 4x400 relay team which broke the school record and finished fifth at the state meet.
Apr 21, 2014

Young track teams looking to develop

by Matt Sherman
A handful of standouts and a big freshman class highlight this years squads The West Linn track team is loaded with freshmen and sophomores again this year and coach Joe Cerny hopes that the…
Apr 21, 2014

Baseball team splits pair of games

by Matt Sherman
The Lions look to pick up momentum heading into league play West Linn's baseball team is still looking for a bit more consistency as its non-league schedule winds down. The Lions pounded a…
Apr 03, 2014

Girls tennis returns district champion

by Matt Sherman
Ella Riddle and a group of strong freshmen lead the Lions this season West Linn's girls tennis team returns its No. 1 singles player and will be propped up by a bumper crop of talented freshmen…
by: MATTHEW SHERMAN - Mitch Tingey is one of West Linn's most experienced varsity players. He returns to the Lions as the squad's No. 2 singles player this year.
Apr 03, 2014

New faces highlight boys tennis team

by Matt Sherman
A freshman No. 1 singles player leads a solid Lions team West Linn's boys tennis team experienced a lot of turnover in the off-season, but the Lions still expect to be competitive in the…
by: PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP: DAVID BALL - West Linns McKenzie Hartdegen prepares to make a play from her spot at third base during Tuesdays 8-6 home loss to Barlow.
Apr 02, 2014

Lions turned away in the seventh

by David Ball
West Linn overcomes an early 6-1 deficit only to fall to Barlow by two West Linn’s softball team gave reigning Mount Hood Conference champion Barlow all it could handle Tuesday night, but…
by: VERN UYETAKE - Kristin Elich is a top returning senior for West Linn's girls golf team this year. She finished in a tie for 10th at state last season.
Apr 03, 2014

Girls golf team focuses on another title

by Matt Sherman
Lions hope for their third state championship in the last five years The West Linn girls golf team finished second in state last year and coach Bob Turnquist hopes for an improvement this…
by: VERN UYETAKE - West Linn's CJ Sitton qualified for state as an individual last year. This season the Lions hope to make an appearance at the state tournament in Emerald Valley as a team.
Apr 03, 2014

Experienced boys golf team eyes trip to state

by Matt Sherman
Lions return four golfers from last years varsity team West Linn's boys golf team has lofty expectations this year and with good reason. The Lions return four varsity players from last year's…
Kerry McCarthy, Alli Sloop, Isaac Wilkinson and Trent Wilkinson all performed well in their individual events at the team's second equestrian competition of the year.
Apr 03, 2014

Equestrian team posts strong results

by Matt Sherman
West Linn's equestrian team recently completely its second competition of the year had and had some very strong results. The Lions are eyeing a return trip to state this spring and have done…
by: VERN UYETAKE - Kevin Edwards and other members of the West LInn boys basketball team jump into the arms of the student section after the Lions captured their second state title in a row.
Mar 20, 2014

Back-to-back!

by Matt Sherman
West Linn repeats as state champions, winning three games in impressive fashion and bringing home another trophy With a 67-56 win over Sheldon Saturday, the Lions officially confirmed what most…
Mar 20, 2014

Dominant Lions accomplish season-long mission

by Matt Sherman
Superlatives abound when describing how talented this years team was In his postgame interview after guiding his team to its second straight state championship, coach Eric Viuhkola stated…




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