Resurgent Roesch

Resurgent Roesch

Former Skyhawk skyrocketed from JV junior to Metro POY as a senior The reclamation of Bryce...

Metro schedules released, football on the horizon

Metro schedules released, football on the horizon

Jesuit opens season with Central Catholic, Sheldon The Metro League’s mantle as the best...

Warriors: Aloha looks to close gap with strength, speed

Warriors: Aloha looks to close gap with strength, speed

Aloha trenchmen bring back four of five starters Outfitted with four returning starters upfront...

Heir Apparent

Heir Apparent

Sunset senior Ellen Secor steps into the state's spotlight The rightful heir to the Metro League...

Werner fights for dream, walks onto Oregon State baseball

Werner fights for dream, walks onto Oregon State baseball

When Trent Werner was robbed of his senior baseball season, the dream of playing at a big...

Atkinson takes over Westview football

Atkinson takes over Westview football

Anticipate Metro League championships. Envision state titles. Forecast fierce, ferocious...

Double Threat: Valley Times Female Athlete of the Year Gigi Stoll

Double Threat: Valley Times Female Athlete of the Year Gigi Stoll

Gigi Stoll won two Class 6A state girls golf championships, four Metro League district titles,...

Breakout Star: Valley Times Male Athlete of The Year Wilder Boyden

Breakout Star: Valley Times Male Athlete of The Year Wilder Boyden

For three years, Wilder Boyden was cool with being Robin to Cooper Roach’s Batman. Riding...


Beaverton's Sports

TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview senior pitcher Kenyon Yovan hit a solo homer to left in the second inning to help the Wildcats roll past Southridge on Tuesday.
July 23, 2015

Fun-loving Wildcats flog young Skyhawks

by Matt Singledecker
The boisterous laughter and jovial good vibes bouncing around Wilsonville’s field on Tuesday in the first round of the OIBA playoffs told the whole story for Robinson Construction. Playing with…
TIMES FILE PHOTO - Westview junior third baseman Jordin Lowman was one of six Wildcats to pick up postseason accolades.
July 16, 2015

Westview, Jesuit head all-Metro, all-state squads

by Matt Singledecker
While the Westview softball team couldn’t finish off its ambition of winning a Class 6A state championship, the two-time Metro League champion Wildcats certainly made a killing when it came to…
COURTESY PHOTO - Gary Edwards, a former coach at Tigard, Sherwood and Beaverton high schools, passed away June 25 at the age of 61,
July 02, 2015

Family man, softball mentor to be missed

by Dan Brood
He was a family man. He was a softball man. And according to the people that knew him, he’s really going to be missed. Gary Edwards, a fixture in the local softball community, passed away June…
COURTESY PHOTO: JON FUCCILLO - Former Apollo pitcher DJ Johnson has played six seasons in the minor leagues including a stint with the Tampa Bay Rays minor league system.
July 02, 2015

Johnson gets a taste of the big leagues

by Jon Fuccillo
It was a humid April evening in Fort Myers, Fla., home of the Boston Red Sox spring training facility, when Twins pitching prospect DJ Johnson started to get loose in the bullpen in the bottom…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview starter Jackson Brown threw three plus quality innings against McMinnville to help Robinson Construction roll to a OIBA win.
July 02, 2015

New-look Wildcats wallop McMinnville

by Matt Singledecker
Westview crushes Grizzlies in OIBA What Robinson Construction lacks in star power this summer, it's making up for by carrying a lunch pail and hard hat-like mentality to the park every day. Of…
TIMES FILE PHOTO - Former Beaverton track star Lexus Miller-Moylan signed a scholarship with Utah State University after a stellar high school career.
July 02, 2015

Miller-Moylan reaches goal, going to Utah State

by Matt Singledecker
Former Beaverton track star signs with Aggies for next year As a sports-addicted youngster watching everything from the Olympics to the NBA playoffs to SportsCenter's Top 10 plays each night on…
TIMES PHOTO: DAN BROOD - Former Westview quarterback Austin Brisbee completed a 26-yard pass to former Sunset tight end Kincaid Crile in the Les Schwab Bowl.
June 25, 2015

Metro football stars close high schools careers in style

by Jeff Smith
The result was far from what they had hoped, but for Metro League players on the North side of the 68th Annual Les Schwab Tires Bowl at Hillsboro Stadium last Saturday, it was the week of…
TIMES FILE PHOTO - Parker said he hopes to pick up a D1 offer either this summer or just before the basketball season starts.
June 25, 2015

Parker taking his game to the next level

by Matt Singledecker
Great basketball players and elite point guards in particular, are never complacent when it comes to betterment. The cream of the crop finds ways to improve from one season to the next, and uses…
TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE  - Former Westview baseball star Connor Zwetsch signed with the University of Oregon in the spring after playing two years at Western Nevada College.
June 25, 2015

Zwetsch's Work Ethic Wields UO ride

by Matt Singledecker
Coming out of high school, the big-time Division 1 attention former Westview pitching star Connor Zwetsch coveted just wasn’t there. The high-major schools sniffed around the mountainous…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview freshman Kelsey Day will be back next season after starring as the Wildcats designated hitter this spring.
June 19, 2015

Westview softball looks ahead to bright '16

by Matt Singledecker
Wildcats return majority of state runner-up squad In the aftermath of Westview's disheartening 10-0 loss to Tualatin in the Class 6A state softball championship back on June 6, one of the…

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TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Former Westview pitcher Mark Finkelnburg will pitch for Loyola Marymount next season after a stellar summer and spring season.
Jun 19, 2015

From JV to Loyola Marymount, Westview's Mark Finkelnburg…

by Matt Singledecker
Westview senior pitcher blew up during the summer of 2014 Mark Finkelnburg looks like he was created in some zany pitching lab and equipped with every needed tool to be a collegiate player.…
TIMES FILE PHOTO - Former Beaverton softball star Megan John was named an Academic All-American after hitting .321 for Whitworth and accumulating a 3.97 GPA.
Jun 19, 2015

Beaverton High grad Megan John starring on and off the field for…

by Matt Singledecker
The Pirate softball star garners All-American honor In an era where the term “student athlete” has been bantered about and openly mocked for its shallow meaning and empty interpretation, Megan…
Jun 19, 2015

Westview baseball hopes to revamp after second-round defeat

by Matt Singledecker
The Wildcats will reload next spring with addition of Donovan Baldocchi The weight of state championship expectations sat squarely on the Westview baseball team's shoulders this spring, like a…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Sunset's Bennett Greenbaum and Matt Burton celebrate Greenbaums first period goal in the Oregon High School Lacrosse Association semifinals on June 3.
Jun 11, 2015

Apollos lace Lakeridge early, let off in semis

by Matt Singledecker
For a half, the Sunset boys lacrosse team was unabashedly better than Lakeridge in the Oregon High School Lacrosse Association semifinals back on Wednesday, June 3. The Apollos shuttled the ball…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Jesuit's Eli Rajotte tries to fend off a West Linn defender in the first half of the Crusaders loss to the Lions in the Oregon High School Lacrosse Association semifinals on June 3.
Jun 11, 2015

Crusader fast start fades, Jesuit bows out

by Matt Singledecker
Jesuit’s boys lacrosse team made the long, slow walk from its post-game meeting on the outskirts of Hillsboro Stadium to the team’s locker room beneath the stadium and were met with a smattering…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview senior second baseman Kylie Alto was the Wildcats emotional leader and inciter for four seasons.
Jun 11, 2015

Westview senior quartet stands tall in defeat

by Matt Singledecker
At the center of the Westview softball renaissance the past four seasons was a quartet of star seniors who, quite honestly, didn’t begin their softball careers with the acclaim they ended them.…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview softball players Katie Whetstine, Lexi Patino, Katie Gilley and Shannon Daly share a final embrace after the Wildcats were beaten 10-0 in the Class 6A state championship game on Saturday.
Jun 11, 2015

Wildcats run out of lives in 6A title game

by Matt Singledecker
Westview runs into motivated Tualatin, loses in five innings In time, the open wound of getting royally ambushed on the state’s biggest stage will heal for the Westview softball team. The…
TIMES PHOTO: DAVID BALL - Jesuit third baseman Victorya Stallworth reaches out for a ball against Barlow in the second round of the Class 6A playoffs last week.
Jun 04, 2015

Crusaders don't hold early lead, bounced by Barlow

by Jeff Smith
For five innings, Jesuit softball pitcher Liv Strickland was nearly unhittable in her team’s Class 6A second round matchup against visiting Barlow on Wednesday, May 27. But the 12th-ranked…
TIMES FILE PHOTO - Jesuit senior shorstop Tommy Kaempf and Cole French  helped new head coach Colin Griffin and the rest of the Crusaders reach the second round of the Class 6A playoffs.
Jun 04, 2015

Jesuit scares Clackamas, comes up shy of quarterfinals

by Matt Singledecker
As the Jesuit baseball team descended off the team bus in Clackamas on Wednesday, May 27, with a passionate crowd and the top team in Class 6A awaiting them, head coach Colin Griffin came ready…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview freshman Valeti Fifita scored two runs in the Class 6A semifinals against Barlow including the game-winner in the bottom of the eighth to send the Wildcats to the state championship game.
Jun 04, 2015

Comeback 'Cats punch ticket to Corvallis

by Matt Singledecker
Westview didn’t have to prove its valor to anybody. The Wildcats checked that box in indelible ink when they pulled victory from the jaws of defeat against West Salem in the Class 6A state…




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