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Photo Credit: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: ZACK PALMER - Banks junior megan Bunn (6) was named the cowapa league volleyball player of the year after leading the Braves to another league title.
November 26, 2014

Braves dominate all-league volleyball selections

by Zack Palmer
Banks picks up six all-league awards after capturing a third consecutive Cowapa title Another banner season for the Banks volleyball team yielded a slew of all-league hardware, including Megan…
Photo Credit: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Banks senior emily vandehey (11) was a fi rst team cowapa league allstar selection this season after leading the Braves with seven goals.
November 26, 2014

Banks lands five players on all-league soccer squad

by Amanda Miles
Braves rewarded for a third-place finish and state playoff bid For their outstanding play this fall, three members of the Banks girls soccer team have been named to the Cowapa League all-star…
Photo Credit: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Gaston senior quarterback Nate Lewis was chosen as an honorable mention pick to the Northwest League all-star team, which was announced earlier this month.
November 26, 2014

Greyhounds wrap up season with several all-league picks

by Zack Palmer
Six Gaston players earn all-league football honors after a third-place finish Gaston’s football season didn’t end quite the way the team’s players and coaches had hoped, but the Greyhounds were…
November 26, 2014

Sports briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Les Schwab Invite tickets go on sale Tickets to the 2014 Les Schwab Invitational, which will be held Dec. 26-30 at Liberty High School in Hillsboro, are now available for purchase online. Fans…
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 - Forest Grove senior Rubi Vergara-Grindell runs at the prestigious Nike BorderClash cross-country meet on Sunday afternoon in Beaverton.
November 26, 2014

Local runners clash with Pacific Northwest's best

by Amanda Miles
Rubi Vergara-Grindell and Paris Williams compete against the best runners from Oregon, Washington BEAVERTON — A couple of western Washington County’s fastest runners got to take on the Pacific…
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 - Pacific wideout Nathan Suyematsu (13) goes one-on-one in the open field against Linfield defensive back Jordan Giza during Saturday's Northwest Conference regular-season finale.
November 19, 2014

Boxers stymied by Linfield

by Amanda Miles
Wildcats snag a berth in the Division III football playoffs with a 59-0 drubbing of Pacific in the NWC regular-season finale MCMINNVILLE — At the end of a season that reached glorious and…
Photo Credit: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: KENT FRASURE - Forest Grove quarterback Taylor Jensen (3) and offensive lineman Ben Godfrey (66) were both named to the Greater Valley Conference all-star team this season, and both will return to bolstar the Vikings in 2015.
November 19, 2014

Six Vikings earn all-conference football honors

by Amanda Miles
For their outstanding play this season, six members of the Forest Grove football team have been named to the Greater Valley Conference all-league squad. The all-star team was released toward the…
November 19, 2014

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Shipley misses out on bid to nationals For the third straight year, Tyler Shipley earned All-West Region honors to lead the Pacific cross-country team at the NCAA West Regional Championships,…
Photo Credit: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Banks junior running back Donny McClean was recently named to the Cowapa League all-star team after rushing for 997 yeards this year.
November 19, 2014

Braves rewarded for outstanding season

by Zack Palmer
Eight Banks football players selected for league all-star team Banks had a tumultuous football season, filled with countless highs and lows, but last week was an unquestionably high point when…
November 19, 2014

Linfield football player fatally stabbed after game

by Amanda Miles
Saturday’s showdown for Northwest Conference football supremacy took an unexpectedly tragic turn after a Linfield College player was stabbed to death in McMinnville later the same night. Parker…

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Photo Credit: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: ZACK PALMER - Banks junior MaKenna Partain hits between the block of Sisters' Brenna Weems (10) and Hawley Harrer (3) during Saturday's state finals.
Nov 12, 2014

Outlaws snuff Banks' title bid

by Zack Palmer
Sisters rides its dominant front line to a three-set win over Banks in the state volleyball finals EUGENE — Oh so close, yet again. For the second time in the last five years, Banks played its…
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 - Banks junior Cassie Streblow (center) celebrates with her teammates after scoring a goal in Saturday's state playoff game against Cascade.
Nov 12, 2014

Braves pull playoff stunner

by Amanda Miles
Banks girls knock off No. 2 Molalla in a first-round state playoff matchup After making the Class 4A girls soccer state playoff field for the first time earlier this month, Banks decided it…
Nov 12, 2014

Runner-up finish is still an outstanding outcome for Braves

by Zack Palmer
The column you’re reading right now wasn’t supposed to be here. No, this space was reserved for an ad congratulating the Banks volleyball team on winning a state championship, but when the…
Nov 12, 2014

Cascade kicks late field goal to beat Braves

by Zack Palmer
Cougars edge Banks with a 40-yard kick as the clock expires Banks and Cascade played an old-school, smashmouth football game on Friday night in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs.…
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 - Pacific defensive lineman Jeff Bajema (35) celebrates on Saturday after recovering a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown against Willamette.
Nov 12, 2014

Boxers clinch share of regular-season title

by Amanda Miles
Pacific whips Willamette to set up a showdown against No. 10 Linfield Opportunities like this do not come every day. The Pacific football team entered Saturday’s Senior Day contest against No.…
Nov 12, 2014

Freshman steals limelight with game-winning goal

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On a night when seniors were honored for their four-year careers with the Pacific men’s soccer program, it was freshman Matt Kimball who stole the spotlight with a volleyed overtime goal to net…
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 - Forest Grove soccer players celebrate in a dog pile last Tuesday after knocking off Wilson to earn the program's first state quarterfinal bid.
Nov 12, 2014

Forest Grove earns first-ever quarterfinal bid

by Amanda Miles
Vikings defeat Wilson on penalty kicks in the second round of the state playoffs There’s nothing quite like pulling off the unexpected. Except for, maybe, doing it twice. The Forest Grove girls…
Nov 05, 2014

Forest Grove upends No. 2 South Medford in postseason

by Amanda Miles
Lady Vikings score a huge upset win in girls soccer playoffs Perhaps this was not quite the mother of all upsets, but it was an awfully big one. On Saturday afternoon, Forest Grove opened up the…
Nov 05, 2014

Forest Grove gets two top-20 performances

by Zack Palmer
Rubi Vergara-Grindell and Seth Berdahl both run top times at the 6A state meet EUGENE — Forest Grove seems to be snake-bitten when it comes to the state cross-country meet. For the second year…
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 - Banks junior Megan Bunn rips a kill past Junction City's Caitlin Victor during Saturday's first round Class 4A state playoff match.
Nov 05, 2014

Banks headed back to state tournament

by Amanda Miles
Braves blast Junction City to punch their ticket to the state volleyball tournament This is the week that Banks has been waiting for. As they have so often this season, the Braves rolled over a…




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