Friedrich flies to district title

Friedrich flies to district title

1A track — The junior wins the 300 hurdles as C.S. Lewis places seventh at meet Already a...

Newberg rebounds to blank Pumas

Newberg rebounds to blank Pumas

The Tigers finish 8-1-1, will face Oregon City in state semifinal Saturday Although the result...

OES eliminates NHS in second round of play

OES eliminates NHS in second round of play

6A girls lacrosse — Tigers fall 16-2 in their first-ever appearance in state playoffs...

Tigers get maximum effort at districts

Tigers get maximum effort at districts

The Newberg boys take second place, while the girls earn third in Three Rivers League debut CANBY...

Tigers settle for fifth in TRL

Tigers settle for fifth in TRL

Class 6A softball — Newberg finishes one game out of an automatic playoff spot, but hosts...

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May 20, 2015

Bruins suffer through tough tourney

by Seth Gordon
DIII golf — No. 2 GFU struggles with greens at national championship, but does haul in several individual honors HOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla. — Marked by both disappointment and high honor, day two…
PHIL HAWKINS / WOODBURN INDEPENDENT - Leaping toward state - Although she didn't qualify for state in the long jump (seen above) Remy Brentano did leap sufficiently to earn a trip to the 2A state championship in the triple with a jump of 33-0. The senior also joined three teammates in qualifying for state in the 4 x 400 relay.
May 20, 2015

St. Paul qualifies 11 for 2A state finals

by Seth Gordon
Class 2A track and field — The Bucks place fourth in the girls meet, fifth in boys, at Tri-River District championships in Mount Angel MOUNT ANGEL — St. Paul will send a lot of familiar faces to…
DAN BROOD / TIGARD TIMES - Rolling greens - Newberg senior Tori Eichten strokes a putt during the opening round of the 6A girls state championship Monday at Trysting Tree Golf Club. Eichten, who is making her fourth appearance at the state finals, opened with an 87 and is tied for 44th.
May 20, 2015

Eichten makes it four for four

by Seth Gordon
High school sports round-up — The Newberg native advances from regional tournament to make fourth state championship appearance CORVALLIS — It was a tougher and longer path than the one she’s…
May 20, 2015

May 20 sports briefs

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Memorial Day swim sessions The Chehalem Aquatic Center will hold two public swim sessions, from 1 to 3 p.m. and from 7 to 8:30 p.m., on Memorial Day. All are welcome (rules require that children…
SETH GORDON - Freshman Casey Novak (left) leads a pack of runners in the 800-meter run May 6 during Newberg's four-way home meet versus West Linn, Lake Oswego and Canby. Novak won the event going away with a time of 2:24.68.
May 13, 2015

Tigers ready for run at district title

by Seth Gordon
The Newberg boys track team dominates a four-way meet versus West Linn, Lake Oswego and Canby The Newberg boys track team was on cruise control May 6, clobbering West Linn, Lake Oswego and Canby…
SETH GORDON - Over the top - Jacob Benoit launches himself off the turf to take a shot during Newberg's 9-8 win over Forest Grove May 7. The win ensured a fourth-place finish in the Pacific Conference and a bid to the league tournament.
May 13, 2015

Newberg earns a Pacific Conference playoff bid

by Seth Gordon
6A lacrosse — NHS clips Forest Grove to earn fourth place in conference With a young lineup, the Newberg boys lacrosse team has played a difficult schedule this spring, often losing by big…
SETH GORDON - Power stroke - Newberg senior Nico Bolz rises to smash a forehand during his Three Rivers League district semifinal match Friday at the Portland Tennis Center. Bolz finished fourth in the district to qualify for this week's state tournament.
May 13, 2015

District tourney proves to be unkind to the Tigers

by Seth Gordon
6A boys tennis — Nico Bolz places fourth in singles to qualify for state, but just two other flights advance out of the first round in conference tourney PORTLAND — Facing a much higher level of…
SETH GORDON - Stick skills - Sydney Kosmicki reins in a pass during Newberg's 13-3 win over West Salem Monday Night at Loran Douglas Field. It was the program's first-ever playoff win.
May 13, 2015

NHS claims first-ever playoff win

by Seth Gordon
Rain-soaked win over West Salem propels Tigers into second round match Wednesday at No. 6 Oregon Episcopal School in Portland The Newberg girls lacrosse team had a breakthrough campaign in 2014,…
FILE PHOTO - Goal machine - George Fox attack Miranda Edwords was named to the All-Northwest Conference first team and selected to compete with the USA Select Lacrosse Team during the summer of 2016 after scoring a team-high 59 goals this season.
May 13, 2015

Bruins rack up honors as seasons wind down

by Seth Gordon
Four GFU lacrosse players are named to the All-NWC first team; Edwords chosen for USA Select Lacrosse Team The George Fox women’s lacrosse team took a big step forward in its second season as a…
May 13, 2015

Tiger boys see their long winning streak snapped

by Seth Gordon
High school sports round-up: Union tops Newberg 14-0 in battle of unbeatens, but NHS has wrapped up second place with one match to play VANCOUVER, Wash. — The Newberg boys rugby team’s…

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May 13, 2015

Bruins are certainly keeping busy

by Seth Gordon
DIII track — GFU tunes up for the NCAA track championships with meets at Oregon and Linfield McMINNVILLE — George Fox continued its preparations for the upcoming NCAA Division III national…
SETH GORDON - Pep talk - Newberg girls lacrosse coach Terry Paskett preps his team during a break in the Tigers' 17-5 win over Century April 30.
May 06, 2015

Tigers learn a late-season lesson

by Seth Gordon
After crushing league foes Glencoe and Century, Newberg squanders opportunity to upend unbeaten Summit BEND — Despite having a great chance to bolster its state ranking against unbeaten yet…
SETH GORDON - The windup - Madison Plummer gears up for a pitch during Newberg's 1-0 loss to Tualatin April 28. Plummer allowed five hits in the tough luck loss.
May 06, 2015

Newberg lets off some steam with big win over Bowmen

by Seth Gordon
Class 6A softball — Tigers put their offensive woes behind them in a 21-0 blowout of Sherwood SHERWOOD — Coming off a frustrating stretch of offensive futility, the Newberg softball team finally…
SETH GORDON - Strike a pose - Justin Killion throws the javelin April 30 at the Southwest Christian Invitational at Sherwood High School. Killion placed 26th with a throw of 71 feet.
May 06, 2015

Watchmen primed for district meet with strong performances

by Seth Gordon
Class 1A track — C.S. Lewis Academy's best athletes shine at Southwest Christian Invitational SHERWOOD — C.S. Lewis Academy may not be deep, but several Watchmen proved they will be serious…
May 07, 2015

Sports in Brief - May 6

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Club soccer tryouts in May BSC Newberg will hold club soccer tryouts for the fall 2015 season Monday and Tuesday at the Newberg High School junior varsity field. Tryouts for U11/U12 girls (5th…
SETH GORDON - Sure hands - Second baseman Michael Tarakhchyan collects a ground ball during Newberg's 10-0 loss to West Linn Friday.
May 06, 2015

Newberg bats go cold in West Linn sweep

by Seth Gordon
High school sports round-up: Tigers score four runs in three games against the top team in the TRL Newberg got timely hitting to rally and force extra innings in the opening game of its series…
May 06, 2015

NHS ready for homestretch

by Seth Gordon
Class 6A track — The Tigers will close out the regular season at home Wednesday versus Canby, Lake Oswego and West Linn, then on to districts BEAVERTON — The Newberg boys track and field team is…
FILE PHOTO - League's best - Junior shortstop Kayla Anderson was named to the All-Northwest Conference first team after leading the Bruins to second place in the regular season and the school's first-ever appearance in the NWC championship. Bruins skipper Jessica Hollen was also named league coach of the year.
May 06, 2015

Bruins don't get bid

by Seth Gordon
GFU — NCAA leaves George Fox out of DIII softball national tournament Although much of the suspense was taken away by the regional rankings released April 30, George Fox was not among the 18…
May 06, 2015

Bruins stay busy at Pacific Twilight

by Seth Gordon
FOREST GROVE — While most of George Fox’s top athletes continued to train ahead of the upcoming NCAA Division III national championships, the rest of the team got another chance to compete…
Apr 29, 2015

Bruins go down swinging in NWC championships

by Seth Gordon
George Fox advances to first-ever title game, but late rally versus Linfield comes up just short SPOKANE, Wash. — Despite struggling to a fourth-place finish in the Northwest Conference this…




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