Tigers learn a late-season lesson

Tigers learn a late-season lesson

After crushing league foes Glencoe and Century, Newberg squanders opportunity to upend unbeaten...

Newberg lets off some steam with big win over Bowmen

Newberg lets off some steam with big win over Bowmen

Class 6A softball — Tigers put their offensive woes behind them in a 21-0 blowout of...

Watchmen primed for district meet with strong performances

Watchmen primed for district meet with strong performances

Class 1A track — C.S. Lewis Academy's best athletes shine at Southwest Christian...

Newberg bats go cold in West Linn sweep

Newberg bats go cold in West Linn sweep

High school sports round-up: Tigers score four runs in three games against the top team in the...

Bruins don't get bid

Bruins don't get bid

GFU — NCAA leaves George Fox out of DIII softball national tournament Although much of the...

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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…
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…
April 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…
GARY ALLEN - Wrap 'em up - Stefan Grumazescu tackles an Oregon City player, with teammates Avery Nielsen (left) and Rexx Wood in support Saturday during Newberg's 24-5 win.
April 29, 2015

Newberg downs Oregon City

by Seth Gordon
The Tigers improve to 5-0 for the first time in program history Oregon City has long been a thorn in the side of the Newberg program, having dominated the series the past several years. So even…
PHIL HAWKINS / WOODBURN INDEPENDENT - Skipping Stone - Cameron Stone soars during a triple jump attempt April 23 at the Buckaroo Roundup. Stone placed fifth in the event as St. Paul won the girls meet handily.
April 29, 2015

St. Paul reigns at Buckaroo Roundup

by Seth Gordon
2A track — Bucks cruise to easy victories over Horizon Christian in both the boys and girls meets ST. PAUL ­— Despite being gracious hosts, the St. Paul track and field team did not pull any…
April 29, 2015

Bruins leave no doubt, storm to Northwest Conference title

by Seth Gordon
George Fox sports round-up — George Fox womens golf team pulls away in final round to claim sixth consecutive conference championship SUNRIVER — Two weeks after being overtaken in the second…
GARY ALLEN - High flyer - George Fox's Sierra Robinson clears the bar at the NWC Championships Friday at Stoffer Family Stadium. Robinson won the event with a height of 11-10 to lead a 1-2-3 GFU finish.
April 29, 2015

GFU second at NWC championships

by Seth Gordon
Whitworth snaps womens string of four straight titles The George Fox womens track and field team saw its streak of four consecutive Northwest Conference championships snapped by Whitworth over…
SETH GORDON - Net protector -- Rachel Lindquist reaches for a volley during her No. 1 doubles match April 21 versus Tigard. Lindquist and partner Alenka Beralas fell 6-4, 7-5 as Tigard won the overall match 6-2.
April 29, 2015

High school round-up: Tigers growing despite schedule grind

by Seth Gordon
The Newberg girls tennis team played three matches last week, falling to Canby, Tigard and Lakeridge, but because this year’s schedule has been so frantic, it was actually a light week for the…
SETH GORDON - Game of inches - Kayla Anderson dives for a ground ball during George Fox's 1-0 victory over visiting Pacific Saturday. The Bruins split four games with the Boxers over the weekend and the two teams, which tied for second-place, will play a fifth consecutive time Friday in the opening round of the Northwest Conference tournament at Whitworth.
April 22, 2015

Bruins split, settle for second-place tie

by Seth Gordon
George Fox goes 2-2 versus Pacific, setting up a rematch in the opening round of the Northwest Conference tourney at Whitworth Tied for second-place in the Northwest Conference and sporting…
SETH GORDON - Power to burn - Senior exchange student Nico Bolz blasts a forehand during his deflating 6-3, 5-7, 0-6 loss to West Linn's Matt Perkins. Bolz could play Perkins, who is ranked No. 3 in the state, as many as three more times this season.
April 22, 2015

Newberg adjusting to life in the Three Rivers League

by Seth Gordon
Class 6A boys tennis — The Tigers beat Canby and edge Lake Oswego, but miss many opportunities in a 7-1 loss to West Linn The Newberg boys tennis team knew the transition to the Three Rivers…

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SETH GORDON - Ball control - Jay Nygren maintains possession for Newberg during its 17-5 home loss to Wilson April 16. Nygren scored once in the loss.
Apr 22, 2015

Tigers growing in fits and spurts

by Seth Gordon
Class 6A boys lacrosse — Struggling to find consistency, Newberg falls to La Salle and Wilson; will begin conference play Thursday It’s not simply that the Newberg boys lacrosse team graduated a…
SETH GORDON - Barrel up - Cody Faber connects with the ball during St. Paul's 4-3 win over visiting Catlin Gabel April 16. The Bucks will host a nonconference game against Waldport Wednesday, then face East Linn Christian Friday.
Apr 22, 2015

St. Paul drops three in close games

by Seth Gordon
2A baseball — The Bucks come up just shy in league losses to Perrydale, Kennedy and Western Mennonite ST. PAUL —The St. Paul baseball team is feeling just a little bit snakebitten after enduring…
Apr 22, 2015

Newberg equestrian team will dispatch nine to state

by Seth Gordon
The Tigers place second in the North Valley District ALBANY — Thanks to a youthful infusion, the Newberg High School equestrian team grew in 2015 and will make a return trip to the OSHET state…
Apr 22, 2015

NHS downs Sherwood for the first time

by Seth Gordon
High school round-up — Tiger girls lacrosse team wins quadruple-overtime thriller 11-10 to claim second place in the Northwest Oregon League A year ago, the emerging Newberg girls lacrosse team…
SETH GORDON - Homeward bound - Josh Rapacz floats to home plate during George Fox's 12-7 loss to Linfield Saturday. The Bruins finished in a tie for fifth in the NWC and will face top-seed Pacific Lutheran in the league tournament Friday.
Apr 22, 2015

Bruins squeak into conference tournament

by Seth Gordon
GFU sports round-up — George Fox takes final game versus Linfield Sunday to finish in a tie for fourth place with UPS After giving up a combined 17 runs in two losses to rival Linfield Saturday,…
SETH GORDON - Air attack - Miranda Edwords fires a shot through traffic during George Fox's 12-8 loss to Pacific April 8 at the Austin Sports Complex. Edwords, the team's leading scorer, had three goals in the loss.
Apr 15, 2015

Bruins show fight in pair of losses

by Seth Gordon
George Fox falls to Pacific and Puget Sound to drop to third in the Northwest Conference TACOMA, Wash. — Having already fallen to Pacific in its first Northwest Conference loss of the season…
SETH GORDON - Breaking free - Senior Ian Halstead makes his way through a group of Reynolds defenders during Newberg's 44-7 victory Saturday at Renne field. Halstead scored a try, hit three conversion kicks and made a 3-point penalty kick to account for 14 points.
Apr 15, 2015

Newberg boys thrash Reynolds 44-7

by Seth Gordon
Rugby — The unbeaten Tigers down the Raiders for the second year in a row After the Newberg boys rugby team’s lackluster performance in a 17-15 win over Lakeridge, head coach Rick Rogers didn’t…
SETH GORDON - On the go - Lexi Greer leads a fast break during Newberg's 11-8 victory over Hood River Valley Saturday at Loran Douglas Field. Greer and the Tigers (5-2) host Sherwood (6-1) at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in a key league match.
Apr 15, 2015

Tigers are earning their stripes on the pitch

by Seth Gordon
Newberg rebounds from Wilsonville loss to clip Hood River Valley 11-8 at home As a program on the rise, the Newberg girls lacrosse team is constantly trying to prove itself. After dispatching…
SETH GORDON - Special delivery - Branko Brown winds up for a pitch during Newberg's 6-1 home loss to Sherwood Friday. The Tigers have opened the season 4-4 under first-year head coach Jeff Holly.
Apr 15, 2015

Tigers searching for consistency

by Seth Gordon
Newberg looks to shore up its defense and improve its hitting to match its strong pitching First-year Newberg baseball coach Jeff Holly has been quite pleased with his pitching staff eight games…
SETH GORDON - Flamethrower - Madison Plummer hurls a pitch during Newberg's 6-4 loss to Gresham on April 8. It was the Tigers' fifth loss in a row, but the team snapped the skid with a 6-4 win at Beaverton Friday.
Apr 15, 2015

High school round-up: NHS snaps its losing skid

by Seth Gordon
BEAVERTON — After a hot start to the season, the Newberg softball team hit a rough patch as it lined up a preseason schedule against some of the best teams in the state. The Tigers’ struggles…




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