C.S. Lewis learning slowly but surely

C.S. Lewis learning slowly but surely

High school sports round-up — Injuries have left the Watchmen with just five players, but...

Defense lifts Bucks to tournament title

Defense lifts Bucks to tournament title

St. Paul girls down Siletz Valley and New Hope Christian to win the Southwest Christian...

Newberg swimmers split with Mac and Tigard

Newberg swimmers split with Mac and Tigard

6A swimming — The Grizzlies sweep the Tigers in continuation of traditional rivalry The...

St. Paul boys continue their strong start

St. Paul boys continue their strong start

2A boys basketball — The Bucks beat Delphian and New Hope Christian to improve to 4-2...

Defense key to Newberg's hot start

Defense key to Newberg's hot start

Tigers have won four straight since losing to Mac in the season opener ALBANY — After four...

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December 17, 2014

Three Bruins set GFU indoor records

by Seth Gordon
GFU sports roundup — Will Lawrence breaks his own indoor mark and records the fastest time in DIII this season BOISE, Idaho — The George Fox indoor track and field team jump started its season…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Behind the back - Austin Cooley evades a defender with some clever dribbling during C.S. Lewis Academy's 33-25 win over Central Christian Friday night. Cooley grabbed six rebounds and passed out two assists in the Watchmen's first win of the season.
December 17, 2014

Watchmen pick up their first win

by Seth Gordon
1A boys hoops — Defense lifts C.S. Lewis Academy to a 33-25 win over Central Christian After playing poorly in a win over Central Christian Friday, then playing well in a loss to Crow Saturday,…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Head game - Sophomore heavyweight Dallas O'Bryan battles with Nampa, Idaho's Corey Lester in the consolation semifinals Saturday at the Rose City Championships. O'Bryan placed sixth with a 3-3 record.
December 17, 2014

Short-handed Tigers take seventh at Rose City

by Seth Gordon
Newberg sends four to the podium in its first action of the season PORTLAND — One of the toughest feats in wrestling is to lose the opening match of a tournament, yet respond to win the…
December 17, 2014

Dec. 17 sports briefs

by Seth Gordon
George Fox’s Mike Wirta hits milestone Mike “Biggs” Wirta attended his 800th consecutive George Fox men’s basketball game Dec. 12 in Seattle. Biggs has been the statistical guru for the men’s…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Make way - Nicole Blizzard works her way past a defender during George Fox's 92-52 home victory over Northwest Christian Dec. 2.
December 10, 2014

Bruins' hot start continues

by Seth Gordon
George Fox picks up three more victories to improve to 7-0 on the season CLAREMONT, Calif. — George Fox churned out three more victories last week, including two wins on a California road trip…
December 10, 2014

New-look Watchmen search for an identity

by Seth Gordon
Boys hoops — C.S. Lewis Academy roughed up by Lowell and Portland Waldorf to open the season PORTLAND — The final results of C.S. Lewis Academy’s first two contests of the season may appear…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Attack position - Natalie Peterson makes a move to the hoop during Newberg's  season-opening 54-31 win at rival McMinnville. Peterson scored six points in her first varsity start.
December 10, 2014

Tigers begin new era by routing Mac 54-31

by Seth Gordon
6A girls basketball — NHS wins big in head coach Luke Lindell's debut, but fall 58-53 to Forest Grove in second rivalry game It didn’t take long Dec. 3 for the Newberg girls basketball team to…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Battle plans - First-year head coach Mark Brown relays instructions during Newberg's season-opening loss to McMinnville Dec. 3. Brown and the Tigers responded well to the loss, beating Centennial 56-40 Friday at McGrath Gymnasium.
December 10, 2014

Tigers respond well to early setback

by Seth Gordon
Newberg falls 75-63 at McMinnville, but thrashes Centennial 56-40 at home Just two games into the season, Newberg has already encountered its share of ups and down. The Tigers jumped out to an…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS / WOODBURN INDEPENDENT - Turning the corner -Senior guard Remy Brentano brings the ball up the court in St. Paul's 49-42 loss to Scio Dec. 3. The Bucks responded with back-to-back wins over Willamina and City Christina to improve to 
2-1.
December 10, 2014

St. Paul faces baptism by fire

by Seth Gordon
Class 2A girls basketball — Bucks frazzled in season opening loss to Scio, but bounce back with wins over Willamina and City Christian PORTLAND — St. Paul is not only jumping from 1A to 2A this…
December 10, 2014

St. Paul off to an impressive start

by Seth Gordon
2A basketball — The Bucks down 3A foes Scio and Willamina before falling to City Christian PORTLAND — Thanks to a formula of strong defense and steady rebounding, the St. Paul boys basketball…

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Dec 10, 2014

Portland Bible clips George Fox 83-81

by Seth Gordon
DIII mens basketball — The hot-shooting Wildcats drop the Bruins to 2-4 on the season After making nearly 55 percent of their shots in the first half Dec. 3 versus Portland Bible, George Fox…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - New coaches abound - First-year Newberg girls basketball head coach Luke Lindell  demonstrates technique during practice Nov. 23. Lindell is one of three new basketball head coaches in the area this winter.
Dec 03, 2014

Basketball scene in flux locally

by Seth Gordon
All six teams are in new or reconfigured leagues, many new coaches take their places With OSAA reclassification and league realignment, 2014-2015 was always going to be a time of transition for…
Dec 03, 2014

Bruins fall to Saints 82-69

by Seth Gordon
DIII mens basketball — George Fox unable to keep pace in the second half of road loss Jonny Howard poured in a game-high 21 points, but it wasn’t enough to spark a moribund offense Nov. 23 as…
Dec 03, 2014

Dec. 3 sports briefs

by Seth Gordon
Three Bruins make All-NWC football team In its first football season in more than 45 years, George Fox placed three players on the All-Northwest Conference football team. Leading the way was…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Top notch - The Newberg girls cross-country team finished first in the Academic All-State rankings for the fall season.
Dec 03, 2014

Newberg girls cross-country tops state in GPA

by Seth Gordon
The Tigers top the Academic All-State rankings for their sport with a 3.98 grade-point average Led by the Newberg girls cross-country team, every qualifying OSAA team in the area posted at least…
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Nov 28, 2014

2014-15 Winter Sports

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Click here to view the winter sports calendar for Newberg, St. Paul and C.S. Lewis high schools.
Nov 26, 2014

Bruins pick up pair of huge road wins

by Seth Gordon
George Fox women upend No. 14 Wisconsin-Whitewater 74-57, then rally to clip Wisconsin Lutheran 65-58 MILWAUKEE, Wisc. — Facing a significant rise in the level of competition in moving from its…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Battered - Johnathan Doutt gets roughed up on his way through the lane during George Fox's 81-65 home loss to Northwest University Saturday night at Miller Gym.
Nov 26, 2014

George Fox men split home stand

by Seth Gordon
DIII basketball — The Bruins outgun Cal Tech 99-96, but wilt in the second half of a 81-65 loss to Northwest University; St. Martin's up next Wednesday With a youthful lineup, consistency will…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Putt for dough - Ryan Collin on hole No. 11 at Champoeg State Park during a recent George Fox Disc Golf Club seeding round. The club was founded this fall with the help of local pro Derek Penfield.
Nov 26, 2014

Disc golf club springs up at George Fox

by Seth Gordon
With the help of professional player Derek Penfield, the new student club is off and running Having thoroughly enjoyed playing for the disc golf club team as a student at the University of…
Nov 26, 2014

Nov. 26 sports briefs

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Special no school public swim slated at the aquatic center The Chehalem Aquatic Center will host two public swim sessions from 1 to 3 p.m. and 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday. The event will feature the…




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