State champs!

State champs!

West Linn rallies to down rival Lake Oswego 12-10 for its second state title in three years The...

Track teams send small group to state

Track teams send small group to state

The West Linn boys take fifth at districts as Ollar twins go 1-2 in the 1500 and 3000 West Linn's...

Girls golf team takes second by a stroke

Girls golf team takes second by a stroke

The Lions fall one shot shy of another state title while the boys team finishes in eighth The...

Girls lacrosse team makes fourth straight title game

Girls lacrosse team makes fourth straight title game

The Lions overcome a slow start and a lightning delay to top Wilsonville The West Linn girls...


West Linn's Sports

SETH GORDON - West Linn's Megan Talbert makes solid contact during last week's 1-0 victory over Newberg. The Lions finished with six straight wins over TRL opponents
May 21, 2015

Softball team wraps up league with wins

by Matt Sherman
The Lions down Newberg and Canby, face Clackamas in playoff opener The West Linn softball team finished league play on a six-game winning streak to finish in a tie for second in the TRL. The…
VERN UYETAKE - Matt Perkins returns a serve in his semifinal match at Portland Tennis Center last week. Perkins won the district title in straight sets over Lakeridge's Simon Homedes.
May 21, 2015

Perkins wins TRL singles championship

by Matt Sherman
West Linn's top player rolls through districts without dropping a set The Three Rivers League district tournament wrapped up last week at the Portland Tennis Center and the highlight for the…
May 21, 2015

West Linn baseball clinches league title

by Matt Sherman
The Lions take two from Lakeridge and bury Sherwood to win the TRL After rallying to take last week's series from Lakeridge, the West Linn baseball team clinched the Three Rivers League title on…
BOB CRADDOCK - 
Olivia Soyk and Hannah Siciliani are greeted at the plate by Caroline Frieling after scoring runs in Tuesday's victory over Tualatin, The Lions rallied from a five-run deficit to hand the Timberwolves their first loss.
May 21, 2015

West Linn softball stuns Tualatin

by Matt Sherman
The Lions score eight late runs to hand the Timberwolves their first loss The bats for West Linn's softball team have come alive in recent games, culminating in a wild 9-7 victory over…
May 21, 2015

Lacrosse teams gearing up for playoffs

by Matt Sherman
The girls clinch the No. 1 ranking while the boys score two blowout wins The West Linn girls lacrosse team finished up the regular season with a 16-2 victory over St. Mary's last week and opened…
SETH GORDON - West Linn's Madeline Darrow took second in the triple jump in last week's dual meet at Newberg and won the high jump by clearing five feet.
May 21, 2015

Track teams ready for district meet

by Matt Sherman
The Lions finish up the regular season with a four-team dual meet The West Linn track team wrapped up the regular season last week with a final dual meet against Canby, Newberg and Lake Oswego.…
VERN UYETAKE - West Linn catcher Cole Kinman makes a diving tag to record an out during Tuesday's home game against Lakeridge.
May 21, 2015

Baseball team in battle for league title

by Matt Sherman
Lions drop opener to Lakeridge, trail Pacers by one game The West Linn baseball team is looking to lock down its second straight league title but it can't afford another slip-up in its final few…
May 21, 2015

Lions fall to Pacers on last-minute goal

by Matt Sherman
West Linn sees its streak against Oregon opponents snapped It almost seemed inevitable that the West Linn and Lakeridge boys lacrosse teams would split their regular season games this year. The…
May 21, 2015

Girls lacrosse team evens series with Lakers

by Matt Sherman
West Linn tops LO and OES in consecutive games The West Linn girls lacrosse team is on a hot streak as it heads towards the playoffs and another run at a state title. The Lions evened the series…
May 21, 2015

Track teams gear up for districts

by Matt Sherman
West Linn finishes up its last league dual meet The West Linn track teams took on Tigard and competed in the Jesuit relays last week as the Lions close in on the final weeks of the season. The…

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VERN UYETAKE - Chloe Barnes blasts a shot out a trap at the district golf tournament this week. She shot a 76 on the second day to help her team to a victory.
May 21, 2015

Girls golf team wins district tourney

by Matt Sherman
The boys take third and hope to qualify for state at regionals The West Linn girls golf team put a capper on another solid regular season, winning the district title at Arrowhead this week. The…
VERN UYETAKE - Colin Squires colides with an opponent as he looks to create a turnover.
May 11, 2015

Boys lacrosse team fends off Lakeridge

by Matt Sherman
The Lions top the Pacers in first meeting since last year's title game A rematch of the past two state championship games lived up to its billing last week. West Linn's boys lacrosse team…
BRAD CANTOR - West Linn pitcher Will Matthiessen threw a complete game last Friday to help the Lions win the rubber match in its series with Tualatin.
May 11, 2015

Baseball team inches closer to first

by Matt Sherman
The Lions win their series with Tualatin, Lakeridge showdown looms The West Linn baseball team made up ground in the race for the Three Rivers League title last week, rallying to win the final…
MATTHEW SHERMAN - West Linn third baseman Kaitlyn Lampson makes a running catch in last week's 7-3 victory over Newberg at home.
May 11, 2015

Softball team moves to 4-2 in league

by Matt Sherman
The Lions score late to top Newberg before falling to Tualatin The West Linn softball team is tied for third place in the TRL as it nears the midway point of the regular season. The Lions picked…
May 11, 2015

Golf teams wrap up regular season

by Matt Sherman
The girls complete the sweep while the boys take third The West Linn boys golf team wrapped up the regular season on Monday at the Oregon Golf Club and tallied a strong third-place finish. The…
VERN UYETAKE - Tristan Stallcup coasts to a victory in the 110 hurdles at last week's meet with Lakeridge. He also won the 300 hurdles.
Apr 25, 2015

Boys track team takes third at Wilsonville Invite

by Matt Sherman
Roman and Grayson Ollar break meet record in the 1500 The West Linn track teams saw some of the league's top competition last week, falling to Lakeridge in a dual meet. However, the West Linn…
MATTHEW SHERMAN - West Linn's Jessica Weinhart weaves through a trio of Lake Oswego defenders in Tuesday's game with the Lakers. West Linn fell 11-8, its first loss of the season.
Apr 25, 2015

Girls lacrosse team upended by Lakers

by Matt Sherman
The Lions rally from a four-goal deficit but fall to the defending champs There will be no down year in the vaunted rivalry between the West Linn and Lake Oswego girls lacrosse teams. While the…
Apr 25, 2015

Tough pitching hands Lions first league losses

by Matt Sherman
West Linn has its win streak snapped as it falls to 5-2 in the TRL The West Linn baseball team saw firsthand how good the pitching in the Three Rivers League can be this year as the Lions were…
Apr 25, 2015

Tennis teams score hard-fought wins

by Matt Sherman
Matt Perkins bests Newberg's top player while the girls team edges the Tigers and St. Mary's The West Linn boys tennis team knocked off Newberg and gave Lakeridge another fight in its two most…
Apr 25, 2015

West Linn golfers post strong results

by Matt Sherman
The girls edge St. Mary's for a win while the boys move back into second in league The West Linn boys golf team stayed consistent on Monday, finishing in second place at Tualatin Country Club…




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