Tiger swimmers are rounding into form

Tiger swimmers are rounding into form

CORVALLIS — With a dual meet sweep and a strong showing at its first invitational of the...

Tigers rally for fifth at Oregon Classic

Tigers rally for fifth at Oregon Classic

BEND — After a narrow defeat to North Medford eliminated Newberg from contention for a...

Newberg shows its mettle in wins

Newberg shows its mettle in wins

The Tigers get crucial Three Rivers League victories over Sherwood and Tualatin Coming off a...

St. Paul learns a tough lesson

St. Paul learns a tough lesson

2A girls hoops — The Bucks see their own blueprint used against them in a 61-42 loss to...

George Fox dismisses the 'Whits'

George Fox dismisses the 'Whits'

The Bruins dismantle Whitman 77-63 and No. 15 Whitworth 70-39, sit alone atop the NWC In the...

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Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - Upset minded - Jackson Conner brings the ball up court during St. Paul's 50-49 upset of No. 6 Kennedy Jan. 13 in Mt. Angel.
January 21, 2015

Bucks' up and down season continues

by Seth Gordon
2A boys hoops — St. Paul upsets then-No. 6 Kennedy, but falls to struggling Central Linn Make no mistake, the Tri-River Conference is going to be a dog fight this year in the world of boys…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Attack mode - Johnathan Doutt drives the lane during George Fox's 89-68 loss to Whitworth Saturday at Miller Gymnasium. A freshman, Doutt scored eight points and distributed three assists.
January 21, 2015

Bruins suffer home sweep against Washington schools

by Seth Gordon
George Fox nearly upends Whitman, but runs out of gas in blowout loss to league-leading Whitworth Inconsistency has been an issue for the youthful George Fox men’s basketball team all season and…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Up and away! - James Willcuts drives for two of his team-high 15 points during Newberg's 48-45 overtime loss to Tigard Jan. 13. The loss snapped the Tigers' 10-game winning streak.
January 21, 2015

NHS endures emotional week

by Seth Gordon
Tigers see their 10-game winning streak snapped in two losses Mourning the loss of a classmate, the Newberg boys basketball team battled through a turbulent week, seeing its 10-game winning…
January 21, 2015

Jan. 21 sports briefs

by Seth Gordon
Baseball tryouts set Newberg Cal Ripken and Babe Ruth Baseball will hold tryouts from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday and Jan. 31 at Chehalem Valley Middle School, as well as from 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 3 and…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - A convincing win -- Wyatt Rude works from the top position en route to a 10-2 victory at 132 pounds during Newberg's 50-18 win over Clackamas in the opening round of the Earl Gillis Invitational Friday. The Tigers placed third in the tournament by beating McMinnville 39-36.
January 14, 2015

Newberg claims third at Earl Gillis tourney

by Seth Gordon
David Douglas rolls to the title, knocking off the Tigers in the semifinals Still rounding its way into form, Newberg picked up a win in the Three Rivers League and placed third at its own Earl…
January 14, 2015

Lethargic Bucks fall to East Linn Christian

by Seth Gordon
High school round-up — St. Paul nearly digs its way out of a 16-point hole in 47-39 loss ST. PAUL — The St. Paul girls basketball team kicked off its first season in the Tri-River Conference…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - NHS comes up just short -- Sabrina Salmons pulls up for a jumper in the Tigers' 48-46 loss to Canby at home Jan. 8.
January 14, 2015

Tigers nearly complete a league sweep

by Seth Gordon
Class 6A girls hoops — Newberg tops Tigard 49-35, but can't protect a second-half lead in 48-46 setback to Canby in Three Rivers League play Life is tough in the first year of the reconfigured…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - Getting an early start -- Five-year-old Zachary Wilson of the Newberg Mat Club works his way to a 16-13 win over Brock Williams of Mook Mat Club Saturday at the Oregon Classic Metro Qualifier at Newberg High School. Wilson won his division to qualify for the Oregon Classic this weekend in Redmond.
January 14, 2015

Newberg sending 28 to Oregon Classic

by Seth Gordon
Youth wrestling - The Tigers host the Metro region qualifier and nearly 500 youth wrestlers last weekend Nearly 500 youth wrestlers descended upon McGrath Gymnasium Saturday in hopes of…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Go-to guy -- Eli Graham rises for a shot during George Fox's 73-72 win over Pacific Lutheran Friday night at Miller Gymnasium. Graham hit the game-winning shot with two seconds remaining in the game.
January 14, 2015

Bruins take it down to the wire

by Seth Gordon
DIII mens basketball — Last-second Eli Graham shot lifts GFU past Pacific Lutheran, but Willamette gets the last laugh on George Fox SALEM — With a young and still-growing team, George Fox head…
January 14, 2015

Jan. 14 Sports in Brief

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GFU softball clinic and camp this weekend George Fox University will host its annual winter Bruin Softball Coaching Clinic and Hitting Camp Jan. 17-18. The University of Oregon and Corban…

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Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Ball security -- Senior guard Jami Morris gets tied up as she drives to the hoop during George Fox's 89-36 win over Pacific Lutheran Friday night.
Jan 14, 2015

Bruins hit top gear with wins

by Seth Gordon
GFU obliterates Pacific Lutheran 89-36 and pounds Willamette 78-54 SALEM — The No. 10-ranked George Fox women’s basketball team encountered little resistance in recording a sweep of Pacific…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Sharing the wealth -- James Willcuts finished with a game-high 18 points in the Tigers' 70-28 win over North Eugene Jan. 6 in Newberg.
Jan 14, 2015

NHS picks up where it left off

by Seth Gordon
The Tigers shake off the rust of winter break by routing North Eugene 70-28 and besting Sherwood 49-36 SHERWOOD — Having posted one of the best season starts in school history but coming off…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - On the move - Sammy Naluai drives past a Linfield defender during George Fox's 68-58 win at Linfield Friday night. The Bruins were able to drive to the basket all night, but often struggled to finish, shooting 36 percent for the game.
Jan 07, 2015

Bruins kick off 2015 in style

by Seth Gordon
George Fox tops Linfield and thrashes Puget Sound to remain unbeaten Despite an inauspicious start Friday night at Linfield, George Fox made a statement to open the calendar year, beginning…
Jan 07, 2015

Tigers pull off a miracle over the Vikings

by Seth Gordon
6A boys hoops - NHS continues to find a way to win in last-minute victory over the Vikings Dec. 30 Newberg just keeps on winning. The Tigers extended their win streak to eight games Dec. 30,…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - Road block - Remy Brentano fights through contact on her way to the lane during St. Paul's 51-28 victory over Gervais Friday. Brentano scored seven points for the No. 4-ranked Bucks.
Jan 07, 2015

Tempo turns the tide for St. Paul

by Seth Gordon
Class 2A girls basketball — Speeding up the game helps the Bucks erase early deficit and roll to a 51-28 win over Gervais ST. PAUL — In his experience, St. Paul assistant coach Dave Matlock has…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - Tall order - Jackson Connor attempts to lift a shot over Gervais post Kylor Kelley during St. Paul's 38-36 loss Friday. Kelly finished with 21 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks.
Jan 07, 2015

Gervais holds on, stops St. Paul 38-36

by Phil Hawkins
2A boys hoops - A last-second 3-pointer falls short, leaving the Bucks 5-5 entering league play ST. PAUL — Saturday’s contest between St. Paul and Gervais featured a pair of squads entering 2015…
Jan 07, 2015

Tigers run win streak to four

by Seth Gordon
6A girls hoops - Newberg closes out its winter break by thrashing Parkrose After sweeping its way to the Century tournament a week earlier, the Newberg girls basketball team tuned up for its…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Finishing touch - Freshman Brendin Quinn glides to the hoop during George Fox's 73-66 win at Linfield Friday night. Quinn scored eight points.
Jan 07, 2015

George Fox earns telling split over the weekend

by Seth Gordon
DIII mens basketball — The young Bruins come up clutch to beat Linfield, but fall flat at home in blowout loss to Puget Sound The opening weekend of the Northwest Conference season was very…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Scramble mode - Devin Russo works for an escape during his quarterfinal match against Molalla's Woodrow Myers Saturday at the Carey Larson Memorial Tournament at Sandy High School. Russo placed third at 182 pounds as the Tigers claimed second overall.
Jan 07, 2015

Still-healing Tigers claim second at tourney

by Seth Gordon
Aerie Baxter and Evan Smith win titles at Sandy's Carey Larson Memorial Tournament SANDY — With numerous wrestlers battling illness, winter break was not especially kind to Newberg. Add in that…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - No-look pass - Austin Friedrich distributes the ball Saturday during C.S. Lewis Academy's 58-50 win over Creswell at the Salem Academy Tournament. Friedrich had 10 points and nine rebounds in the win.
Jan 07, 2015

Watchmen end break on high note

by Seth Gordon
1A boys hoops — C.S. Lewis Academy ends four-game skid by topping Creswell's JV team 58-50 SALEM — After being short-handed and dropping both games at the Crow tournament midway through…




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