Celebrating the 38th Woodburn Tennis Open

Celebrating the 38th Woodburn Tennis Open

The 38th Woodburn Tennis Open welcomed a talented group of young athletes from Woodburn and a...

Profile: Born to run, lives to serve

Profile: Born to run, lives to serve

Kennedy's Lauren Stokley will continue to compete in track and cross country in the fall while...

Swimming: Former Dallas coach to lead North Marion swim program

Swimming: Former Dallas coach to lead North Marion swim program

The North Marion swim program appears to be in good hands following the departure of longtime...

Football: Summer passing camps provide opportunity to build experience

Football: Summer passing camps provide opportunity to build experience

Woodburn, North Marion and Gervais each approach seven-on-seven drills with something different...

Racing: Woodburn Dragstrip Results

Racing: Woodburn Dragstrip Results

July 11-12 at the Woodburn Dragstrip Fourth Annual NHRDA Pacific Coast Diesel Nationals...


Woodburn Area's Sports

July 29, 2015

Softball: St. Paul coach wanted

by Phil Hawkins
St. Paul High School is seeking candidates for head varsity softball coach. For more information, contact St. Paul Athletic Director Tony Smith at 503-633-2541 or tsmith@stpaul.k12.or.us.
July 29, 2015

Soccer: Woodburn girls conditioning practice

by Phil Hawkins
Summer conditioning practice will begin for the Woodburn High School girls soccer after moratorium week. Head coach Eve Castro will host conditioning drills at the Woodburn High School soccer…
July 29, 2015

Volleyball: Kennedy volleyball camp

by Phil Hawkins
The Kennedy High School volleyball program is hosting a training camp in August taught by senior Lakin Susee and members of the team and coaching staff. The camp, which is a fundraiser for the…
JO WHEAT - Bilodeau addresses a circle of camp members.
July 29, 2015

Boots on the ground

by Phil Hawkins
The annual Husky Boot Camp concluded its intense, three-week course on Friday with much fanfare and several dozen exhausted and dedicated athletes. More than 50 athletes signed up to take part…
July 29, 2015

Volleyball: Woodburn to host volleyball camps

by Phil Hawkins
The Woodburn High School volleyball team is hosting a camp for athletes from third through eighth grade in August. Head coach Doyle Tracy will instruct two separate camps divided by age from…
PHIL HAWKINS - Since its inaugural year during the summer of 2013, the Woodburn youth football camp has grown from just a more than a dozen participants to nearly 100 kids.
July 22, 2015

Football: Woodburn youth football enjoys rising popularity

by Phil Hawkins
Woodburn Youth Football is on the rise. The program, now in its third year, is seeing a surge in popularity prior to the 2015 season. “We had two teams last year, and we’re going to have five…
SETH GORDON - St. Paul head coach Dave Matlock says his heart is in coaching basketball at the smaller classifications.
July 22, 2015

Basketball: New St. Paul coach Dave Matlock excited to hold…

by Phil Hawkins
Former girls basketball assistant takes over for longtime colleague Dixon Ingalls, who resigned earlier this year due to personal reasons Dave Matlock was ready to take over coaching duties for…
PHIL HAWKINS - Woodburn's RJ Veliz was selected among the top 25 incoming freshmen at his position to attend the two-day CP3 Rising Stars basketball camp in North Carolina next month.
July 22, 2015

Basketball: Woodburn's RJ Veliz receives invite to exclusive…

by Phil Hawkins
In August, the best incoming freshmen boys basketball players from across the country will converge on Winston-Salem, North Carolina, to participate in the annual CP3 Rising Stars basketball…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Pictured on one of the sand greens are (from left) guest day chairwoman Alicia Stinnett, club president Dianne Ferschweiler, and guests Sherry Manier and Joanne Delnick.
July 22, 2015

Golf: Woodburn Women's Golf Club

by Phil Hawkins
The ladies at Woodburn Women’s Golf had their annual guest day, sponsored by GK Machine on Thursday. Members and guests enjoyed a game of “goofy golf.” Prizes were awarded for highest scores…
SETH GORDON - From left, Derek Penfield, Burke Walls and David Aman have led the Friends of Champoeg Disc Golfs renovation of the Oak Grove Disc Golf course over the last year and a half. They celebrated the grand re-opening of the course Saturday and Sunday at the annual Oak Grove Open at Champoeg State Park.
July 22, 2015

Disc Golf: Trio leads disc golf revival

by Seth Gordon
Locals David Aman, Derek Penfield and Burke Walls celebrated the grand re-opening of Champoeg State Park's Oak Grove Disc Golf Course this weekend Recently, a member of the Friends of Champoeg…

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PHIL HAWKINS - Saturday's tournament champion: In It To Win It, (from left) Tony Suarez, Alejandro Vazquez, Abel Garcia and Stephen Arnst.
Jul 22, 2015

Golf: LEaRN tourney braves the heat

by Phil Hawkins
The Latino Educational and Recreational Network held its sixth annual charity golf tournament Saturday at Evergreen Golf Course in Mount Angel. Despite the soaring heat that neared 100 degrees…
Jul 15, 2015

Rule changes in store for 2015-16 high school athletic season

by Phil Hawkins
Several minor rule changes for high school athletics were recently approved by the National Federation of State High School Associations that will take effect for the 2015-16 high school sports…
PHIL HAWKINS - Josh Crawford sees football as a means to a post-high school education. While at Molalla, former Indians coach Kaleb Mitchell sent more than a dozen athletes to college to play football. Crawford would like to pick up where Mitchell left off and establish ties with local college coaches to help Gervais athletes go on to the next level, academically.
Jul 15, 2015

Football: Former Molalla assistant Josh Crawford to coach…

by Phil Hawkins
Crawford wants to run a more evenly spaced offense and look to get the ball to its best athletes Following the departure of former football coach Duane Riddell, the Gervais Cougars didn’t have…
JO WHEAT - Incoming freshman Nick Iliyn represented the next wave of youth that assistant coach Ty Brack says is some of the most athletically gifted hes seen in the past five years.
Jul 15, 2015

Baseball: Husky Legion team has eyes on the future

by Phil Hawkins
Triple-A Legion baseball prepares North Marion for the 2016 season The 2015 high school baseball season ended for the North Marion Huskies on May 29 with a 15-8 playoff loss to the Gladstone…
PHIL HAWKINS - Cody Faber graduated from St. Paul High School this past spring and will pursue a degree in physics at Pacific University, where he will play for the Boxers' football team as a punter.
Jul 08, 2015

Football: One foot in front of the next

by Phil Hawkins
St. Paul punter Cody Faber joins the up-and-coming football program at Pacific University this fall In four years of playing football for the St. Paul Buckaroos, outgoing senior Cody Faber was a…
PHIL HAWKINS - St. Paul educator and coach Jess Turner (center) brought success and camaraderie to the Buckaroos track and field program for the past eight seasons and will be missed by those he knew and coached.
Jul 08, 2015

Track: Turner putting down his pen and whistle

by Seth Gordon
St. Paul English teacher, track and field coach and cross country coach steps down after 24 years in education Whether in the classroom, on the track or on the cross-country trail, Jess Turner…
PHIL HAWKINS - New head coach Alexa Powell is looking to add consistency to the North Marion volleyball program after becoming the third coach in as many years for the Huskies.
Jul 08, 2015

Volleyball: Huskies look within for new varsity coach

by Phil Hawkins
North Marion physical education and health teacher Alexa Powell is optimistic going into her first head coaching gig After a one-and-done season with former head coach Doyle Tracy, the North…
PHIL HAWKINS - 2015 St. Paul PBR champion Chase Robbins, 19, of Marsing, Idaho was one of only three riders to last the full eight seconds.
Jul 08, 2015

Rodeo: St. Paul Rodeo sees fierce competition

by Seth Gordon
Wins may be enough to propel some cowboys to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo; DuPerier breaks barrel racing record Winning a title at the St. Paul Rodeo not only brings acclaim, a large check…
PHIL HAWKINS - WAFC Espana's Jesse Martin.
Jul 01, 2015

Capital Cup soccer tournament attract's region's best players

by Phil Hawkins
The annual Capital Cup soccer tournament brought some of the region’s best high school players to Salem on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, as well as dozens of younger teams. The local Woodburn…
Jul 01, 2015

OSAA to enter football safety program in 2016

by Phil Hawkins
Oregon becomes first state to require enrollment in USA Football's Heads Up Football program The Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) will become the first state high school activities…




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