Braves open league play with three straight wins

Braves open league play with three straight wins

Banks remains unbeaten after league victories over No. 2 Yamhill-Carlton, No. 9 Scappoose Banks...

Lady Vikings vault into first place in conference

Lady Vikings vault into first place in conference

Forest Grove wins back-to-back league events to move into a tie with reigning champion Tualatin ...

McMinnville pulls away from Vikings with big inning

McMinnville pulls away from Vikings with big inning

Forest Grove gives up five runs in the sixth inning and drops a 6-0 decision to the Grizzlies For...

Braves dominate Banks Invitational

Braves dominate Banks Invitational

Banks athletes set two meet records and tie another in front of a partisan home crowd at Kelly...

Braves show moxie in Wins

Braves show moxie in Wins

Banks softball picks up two 5-4 wins late last week to move to 7-0 on the season ahead of league...

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April 23, 2014

Seniors honored at Forest Grove's last home track meet

by Amanda Miles
It only seemed fitting that Forest Grove’s seniors led the way. Though the track and field season hit only the halfway mark last week, Wednesday’s dual meet against Hillsboro marked the final of…
April 23, 2014

Sports briefs

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Boxers fall in NWC tournament final It was a great ride for the Pacific softball team, but in the end the home run power of Linfield proved too much as the Wildcats hit three longballs to beat…
by: COURTESY PHOTO: LAURA LEWIS - Runners at the 2013 Eugene Marathon sign a banner to show support for Boston after last year's bombings during the Boston Marathon.
April 16, 2014

Forest Grove resident on cusp of her first Boston

by Amanda Miles
Laura Lewis, 33, will run in the iconic marathon a year after infamous bombings Prior to last April, the Boston Marathon was a dream, a goal and a destination for many runners. Despite last…
April 16, 2014

Viks fall short in conference opener

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove gives up four runs in a key third inning during a 7-3 loss to Tualatin A lack of consistency, the Forest Grove softball team’s bugaboo this season, reared its head again on Monday.…
April 16, 2014

Sports briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Local wins Washington County marathon Adrian Shipley, of Forest Grove, took first place among all comers in the marathon at the Oregon Road Runners Club Vernonia Marathon and Half Marathon on…
April 16, 2014

Banks shines at small-schools invite

by Amanda Miles
Four Braves athletes pick up wins at the prestigious Meet of Champions in Salem Champions, indeed. At Saturday’s Meet of Champions, an annual small-school invitational that draws dozens of…
April 09, 2014

Braves ride three-game win streak into league play

by Zack Palmer
After a rough start, Banks baseball has bounced back with three straight victories Banks baseball coach Brian Ackerman knew this season would be a work in progress, and with the nonleague…
by: COURTESY PHOTO: KELLY BIRD/LINFIELD ATHLETICS - Forest Grove grad Katy Brosig is enjoying a career year for the nationally-ranked Linfield softball team with a .453 batting average.
April 09, 2014

Brosig enjoying career year at Linfield

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove graduate Katy Brosig hopes to lead Linfield on another NCAA title quest Katy Brosig has quite a knack for starting out on high notes. Now she is trying to end on one. A 2010 Forest…
April 09, 2014

Lady Braves shine against top opponents

by Zack Palmer
Banks softball stays unbeaten against a brutal early schedule In its quest to remain at the top of the state softball heap, Banks keeps lining up bigger and bigger opponents. And the Lady Braves…
by: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: AMANDA MILES - Forest Grove sophomore Alyssa Villalobos races to victory in the 300-meter hurdles at last Wednesday's Pacific Conference dual meet against Tualatin. Villalobos won in 50.26 seconds.
April 09, 2014

Vikings split with Tualatin

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove gets strong individual performances to split a conference dual meet against Tualatin All in all, last Wednesday turned out to be a pretty decent day for the Forest Grove track and…

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by: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: AMANDA MILES  - Forest Grove shortstop Cam Kemper tries to dig out a throw at second base on a stolen base attempt during last Friday's game against Southridge.
Apr 09, 2014

Vikings stumble against Southridge

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove is done in by one big inning in a 7-2 nonleague loss to Southridge One big inning was the difference in this game. Unfortunately for the Forest Grove baseball team, the Vikings were…
Apr 09, 2014

Sports briefs

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McCahon vaults to weekly award Forest Grove graduate Taylor McCahon was named the Biola University Athlete of the Week on March 30 for her pole vaulting efforts at the PLNU Collegiate…
Apr 09, 2014

Shipley rewrites Pacific record book (again)

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Tyler Shipley sets a 42-second personal best in the 10,000 and breaks his own school record Tyler Shipley’s record performance in the men’s 10,000 meters last Friday has earned the Pacific…
by: PACIFIC UNIVERSITY PHOTO: PARRISH EVANS/PACIFIC MAGAZINE - Judy Glenney, a 1971 Pacific University graduate, has been a trailblazer in helping to promote women's weightlifting as a competitive sport both in the United States and internationally.
Apr 02, 2014

Lifting up Women

by Wanda Laukkanen
Pacific graduate Judy Glenney has been a pioneer in growing the sport of women's weightlifting She may look petite, but Judy Glenney packs a big punch in the world of women’s weightlifting.…
Apr 02, 2014

Pacific coach will retire at season's end

by Staff Report
Tim Hill plans to step down after 12 years at the helm of the Pacific softball program After leading the Pacific University softball program for more than a decade, head coach Tim Hill announced…
Apr 02, 2014

Record numbers turn out for youth hoops clinic

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove's spring break basketball camp triple from about 30 kids to more than 100 Washington County kids sure love their basketball. During a mostly wet and rainy spring break off from…
Apr 02, 2014

Sports briefs

by Staff Report
Pacific athletes win NWC honors Three Pacific athletes were honored by the Northwest Conference last week. Joshua Mau was selected as the NWC Men’s Golf Student-Athlete of the Week after leading…
Mar 26, 2014

Seniors stand up as leaders for Banks

by ZACK PALMER
Braves' seven seniors leading by example for younger players Banks baseball coach Brian Ackerman enters his third season with a lot of new faces on the varsity roster, but his seven seniors have…
by: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: AMANDA MILES - Forest Grove sophomore C.J. Friedman slides safely back into first base on a pickoff attempt last Friday in a nonleague baseball game against Aloha. The Vikings won the game, 4-1.
Mar 26, 2014

Vikings shut down Aloha

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove picks up a 4-1 victory behind a strong pitching performance from junior Andrew Thorud ALOHA — Forest Grove has not taken long to start finding its rhythm. On the heels of a…
Mar 26, 2014

Forest Grove kicks off track season with icebreaker meet

by AMANDA MILES
Vikings turn in several strong performances at their season-opening home meet last week Any first track and field meet of a season is about shaking off the rust and establishing baselines for…




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