Thunder's Perry quietly steps up his game

Thunder's Perry quietly steps up his game

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Life goes on for Thunder coach Mike Hohensee

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Todd Stansbury's big adventure

Todd Stansbury's big adventure

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Jordan rules (the future of golf)

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Portland's Sports

June 30, 2015

U.S. a game away from playing World Cup final

by Caitlin Murray
Americans face a formidable foe in top-ranked Germany MONTREAL, Canada — And then there were four. The Women’s World Cup began with 24 teams, and 20 have been eliminated over the past three…
June 30, 2015

Main events

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, June 30 Mariners: Seattle at San Diego, 7 p.m. (Root Sports) Hops: Hillsboro at Vancouver, 7 p.m. Golf: 18th Oregon Junior Stroke Play, first of three rounds, OGA Golf Course, Woodburn…
June 30, 2015

TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, June 30 Mariners: Seattle at San Diego, 7 p.m., Root Sports, KMTT (910 AM) MLB: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets, 4 p.m., ESPN Hops: Hillsboro at Vancouver, 7 p.m., KPOJ (620 AM) Women’s…
June 30, 2015

Oregon sports history

by Portland Tribune
June 30-July 1, 1952 City League and American Legion baseball, adult softball, archery, a stunt and thrill auto show, and daredevil auto racing at Jantzen Beach Speedway and Portland Speedway…
June 30, 2015

Status report

by Portland Tribune
Timbers: Rebounding from a 5-0 loss at Los Angeles, Portland got three goals in the final 26 minutes to beat Seattle 4-1 at Providence Park. With their fifth win in the past six MLS games, the…
June 30, 2015

Monday sports news

by Portland Tribune
Times and TV information have been released for some Pac-12 football games in 2015. Among those announced Monday: Friday, Sept 4 Weber State at Oregon State, 5 p.m., Pac-12 Networks Saturday,…
June 30, 2015

Monday results

by Jason Vondersmith
HOPS BUST OUT AGAINST VANCOUVER The Hillsboro Hops had dropped the first three games of their five-game set at the Vancouver Canadians. The fourth game went their way — a 7-0 win. The Hops (6-6)…
June 29, 2015

Olshey introduces three 'high-end' players

by Stephen Alexander
Everything having to do with the Trail Blazers right now revolves around the impending free agency of power forward LaMarcus Aldridge. Before a press conference Wednesday to introduce three of…
June 29, 2015

Eugene the host with the most

by Kerry Eggers
BUT SOME DEBATE WHETHER TRACKTOWN USA SHOULD GET ALL THE BIG MEETS EUGENE — TrackTown USA has its sobriquet for a reason. It's consensus, if not unanimous, opinion that Eugene stages a track and…
June 29, 2015

Big day, big meet for Oregon athletes

by Kerry Eggers
EUGENE — The U.S. Track & Field Championships are a national show, but it's always nice when there's a little added local flavor to spice things up. Nick Symmonds, Evan Jager, Ryan Hill and…
Timbers coach Caleb Porter shows off the Sunday mantra.
June 29, 2015

IN PHOTOS: Portland pours it on

by Portland Tribune
TRIBUNE PHOTOS: JONATHAN HOUSE Scenes from Sunday afternoon's Portland-Seattle MLS game, won by the Timbers 4-1 at Providence Park:
TRIBUNE PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - The Portland Timbers celebrate a goal in their 4-1 shellacking of the Seattle Sounders.
June 28, 2015

Breakthrough breaks Sounders

by Stephen Alexander
ADI, TIMBERS EXPLODE FOR 4-1 VICTORY The Portland Timbers returned home after an absurdly lopsided 5-0 blowout loss on the road against the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday had snapped their…
June 28, 2015

Sunday results

by Portland Tribune
THUNDER LOSES AT END The Las Vegas Outlaws beat the Portland Thunder, 48-46, on a one-yard touchdown run by quarterback Dennis Havrilla as time expired at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.…
QUIGLEY
June 27, 2015

Centrowitz makes a statement

by Kerry Eggers
NEW PORTLANDER COLLEEN QUIGLEY EARNS SPOT ON USA'S WORLD TEAM IN STEEPLECHASE EUGENE — Earlier this week, Alberto Salazar laid out his response to doping allegations involving the Nike Oregon…
June 27, 2015

Thunder need to win in Vegas

by Stephen Alexander
The Portland Thunder desperately need wins to put themselves in the Arena Football League playoffs. The Thunder have not won since May 16, have lost eight of their last nine games and at 3-9…
June 27, 2015

Saturday results

by Portland Tribune
WOMEN’S WORLD CUP Host Canada was eliminated in the quarterfinals, losing 2-1 to England at BC Place in Vancouver. England, which took an early 2-0 lead and hung on, will meet defending champion…
June 27, 2015

Gardner, Todd, Williams and Winger write their tickets to Beijing

by Kerry Eggers
EUGENE — English Gardner and Jasmine Todd ran, Jesse Williams jumped and Kara Patterson Winger threw their way to China Friday during the USATF Championships at Hayward Field. Former Oregon…
June 26, 2015

Olshey's Blazers: Rebuilding or just reloading?

by Kerry Eggers
BLAZERS GM SAYS TEAM HAS HAD '48 REAL GOOD HOURS BUILDING THIS ROSTER' It was designed as a post-draft session with the media to discuss the Trail Blazers' recent trades and their bounty in the…
June 26, 2015

Connaughton will have a shot with Blazers

by Andy Buhler
Pat Connaughton is going to get his opportunity to make the roster of the Trail Blazers. The question: Is he a basketball player, or a baseball player? The 6-5, 210-pound Connaughton was taken…
June 26, 2015

Friday results

by Jason Vondersmith
U.S. MAKES WWC SEMIFINALS The U.S. team will make its seventh consecutive semifinal appearance in the Women's World Cup — every WWC. Carli Lloyd scored in the 51st minute and Hope Solo notched…
June 25, 2015

Thursday results

by Portland Tribune
HOPS SWEEP VOLCANOES The Hillsboro Hops received another fine pitching performance, this time from Cody Reed, who allowed four hits and one run and struck out eight in a 4-1 win against…
June 25, 2015

Main events

by Portland Tribune
Thursday, June 25 NBA: Draft at New York City, 4 p.m. (ESPN) Track and field: U.S. championships, Hayward Field, 10 a.m. Hops: Salem-Keizer at Hillsboro, 7 p.m. Golf: Oregon Amateur, The Reserve…
June 25, 2015

TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Thursday, June 25 NBA: Draft at New York City, 4 p.m., ESPN Hops: Salem-Keizer at Hillsboro, 7 p.m., KPOJ (620 AM) Golf: Oregon Amateur, The Reserve and Vineyards and Golf Club, Aloha PGA:…
OWENS
June 25, 2015

Sports birthdays

by Portland Tribune
June 28, 1949 Tom Owens (age 66) From 1977-81, Owens was a center for the Trail Blazers. At 6-10, he averaged 13.9 points and 7.2 rebounds in 27.2 minutes per game for Portland. June 26, 1962…
PINIELLA
June 25, 2015

Oregon sports history

by Portland Tribune
June 25-29, 1968 Oakland Raiders stars Jim Otto and Ben Davidson are in Portland to promote the team’s Sept. 7 NFL exhibition game against the Denver Broncos at Multnomah Stadium. Both players…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Nicolas Batum's seven-year stint with the Trail Blazers is over.
June 25, 2015

Batum sent to Hornets

by Portland Tribune
BLAZERS GET HENDERSON, VONLEH IN PRE-DRAFT DEAL Nicolas Batum is no longer a Trail Blazer. The team’s front office broke up its starting lineup via a trade with Charlotte on Wednesday, one day…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Neil Olshey, general manager of the Trail Blazers, figures to have plenty of options in todays NBA draft.
June 25, 2015

Uncertainty of Blazer roster finally ending

by Kerry Eggers
Team owner Paul Allen's coffers could sweeten draft status It's been years since Trail Blazers brass has gone into an NBA draft in an more unsettled state than figures to be the case tonight. A…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO - JAMES
June 24, 2015

Nay and yea on LeBron, plus news on Lillard, Blazers…

by Kerry Eggers
EGGERS ON SPORTS Unloading the virtual notebook on a variety of sports subjects … • After LeBron James’ now-famous quote during the NBA finals, "I feel confident because I'm the best player in…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: KENT FRASURE - Jared Miller of the Hillsboro Hops improves to 2-0, going six innings and allowing five hits and one run Wednesday at Ron Tonkin Field in a 7-2 victory over the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes.
June 24, 2015

Wednesday results

by Jason Vondersmith
L.A. GALAXY BLOWS OUT TIMBERS, 5-0 Portland saw its four-game winning streak end in convincing fashion, as the Los Angeles Galaxy blew out the Timbers 5-0 at The StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Will he or won't he? The Trail Blazers will find out soon, if they haven't already, what star power forward LaMarcus Aldridge wants to do.
June 23, 2015

If I had to bet on LaMarcus Aldridge ...

by Kerry Eggers
You've read it or heard it several times in the last few weeks: LaMarcus Aldridge is headed to Dallas. Or Houston. Or San Antonio. Whatever, the All-Star power forward won't be back with the…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Royce Freeman, Oregon Ducks running back, continues to emerge as more of a team leader, says coach Mark Helfrich.
June 23, 2015

Coaches get a little break, but Ducks are expected to work hard…

by Stephen Alexander
July is one of the few months offering a college football coach the opportunity to rest and take a step back from the game. Oregon Ducks coach Mark Helfrich says he and his staff are looking…
June 25, 2015

Tuesday results

by Jason Vondersmith
DEFENDING CHAMP JAPAN ADVANCES IN WWC Saori Ariyoshi scored in the first half and Mizuho Sakaguchi late in the second as defending champion Japan topped the Netherlands 2-1 to advance to the…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Hillsboro Hops catcher Jose Queliz tags out Salem-Keizer's Shilo McCall during Tuesday night's game at Ron Tonkin Field.
June 23, 2015

Hops pull it off with ninth-inning rally

by Portland Tribune
HILLSBORO — The Hillsboro Hops claimed their home opener 5-4 against the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes in dramatic fashion in the bottom of the ninth Tuesday night. The Hops scored the tying run on a…
WOMENS BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME/MILE MAKER IMAGES - Longtime Oregon City High School girls basketball coach Brad Smith (far right) was honored earlier this month as an inductee into the Womens Basketball Hall of Fame. Smith is only the second person from Oregon to receive the honor. Pictured with Smith are the other members of the 2015 Induction Class (left to right) Shelley Budke (representing her late husband Kurt Budke), Gail Goestenkors, Lisa Leslie, Janeth Arcain and Janet Harris.
June 23, 2015

Brad Smith joins the elite in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

by John Denny
Accompanied by family, friends and a host of former players, Oregon City High School retired basketball coach Brad Smith was inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame on June 13, during…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRIS OERTELL - Michelle Betos makes a save for the Portland Thorns in last weeks match against FC Kansas City. Betos wound up saving the team by scoring in stoppage time for a 1-1 draw.
June 23, 2015

With five games in win column, Timbers claw up in rankings

by Caitlin Murray
Return of Cup players can't come soon enough for Thorns To be a Portland Timbers fan is to live on a perpetual roller coaster, it seems. Just a month ago, fans were hanging passive-aggressive…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRIS OERTELL - Portland Thunder wide receiver Jared Perry scored five touchdowns and caught 12 passes in Sundays 69-54 home loss to the Spokane Shock.
June 23, 2015

Portland Thunder notes

by Portland Tribune
The Portland Thunder have made things difficult for themselves. Not impossible. But not easy. The Thunder fell 69-54 at home to the Spokane Shock on Sunday. Portland’s fifth loss in a row came…
COURTESY: PORTLAND PICKLES - A rendering of what the entrance might look like when Walker Stadium at Lents Park is renovated for the inaugural season of the Portland Pickles college wood-bat baseball team in 2016.
June 23, 2015

New Portland Pickles have lots on their plate

by Steve Brandon
Wood-bat team puts pieces in place for its June 2016 debut The Portland Pickles are a work in process, and the next step calls for some major work at Walker Stadium in Lents. The Pickles are one…
June 23, 2015

Status report

by Portland Tribune
Timbers: Portland goes into its 8 p.m. Wednesday road match against the Los Angeles Galaxy with a four-game MLS win streak and a shot to get perhaps as close as one point from first place in the…
June 23, 2015

Main events

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, June 23 Mariners: Kansas City at Seattle, 7 p.m. (Root Sports) Hops: Salem-Keizer at Hillsboro, 7 p.m. Golf: 106th Oregon Amateur, The Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club — North Course,…
June 23, 2015

TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, June 23 Mariners: Kansas City at Seattle, 7 p.m., Root Sports, KMTT (910 AM) MLB: St. Louis at Miami, 4 p.m., FS1 … San Diego at San Francisco, 7:15 p.m., KUIK (1360 AM) Hops:…

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ABDELNABY
Jun 23, 2015

Sports birthdays

by Portland Tribune
June 24, 1968 Alaa Abdelnaby (age 47) Born in Alexandria, Egypt, the 6-10 power forward/center played for the Trail Blazers from 1990-92. He was the team’s first-round draft pick, No. 25…
WISE
Jun 23, 2015

Oregon sports history

by Portland Tribune
June 23, 1971 Rick Wise from Madison High throws a no-hitter — and hits two home runs — to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-0 victory over the Reds at Cincinnati. Wise (who would finish his…
GRISHAM
Jun 22, 2015

PREPS: Roosevelt hires Nate Grisham as baseball coach

by Portland Tribune
Roosevelt High has tabbed Nate Grisham as its new head baseball coach. Grisham has been an assistant for Wilson, coaching the junior varsity for two years. He replaces Pecola McLeod, whose…
COURTESY: CADYN GRENIER - In the ninth inning of the Nevada state championship game, Oregon State recruit Cadyn Grenier hits a walk-off home run.
Jun 22, 2015

Meet Oregon State's middle infield of the future

by Kerry Eggers
Corvallis got a look at Oregon State’s potential middle infield of the future last weekend at Goss Stadium. On one side of the West Coast League three-game wood-bat summer series, playing for…
Jun 22, 2015

Casey's Beavers could be even better in 2016

by Kerry Eggers
After a rewarding regular season and a frustrating postseason, Oregon State moves into a summer that proves to be eventful and preparatory for what the Beavers intend to make a memorable 2016…
Jun 22, 2015

Believe it: Spieth wins his second major

by Andy Buhler
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. — Jordan Spieth didn’t think he had done enough to win. As Dustin Johnson lined up an eagle putt Sunday for the U.S. Open, Spieth was watching and thinking, “Dustin…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRIS OERTELL - Jared Perry displays the ball after one of his five touchdown catches Sunday at Moda Center, where the Portland Thunder lost to the Spokane Shock.
Jun 22, 2015

Signs of life, but loss puts Thunder behind in playoff chase

by Stephen Alexander
SPOKANE STARTS FAST AND WINS, DESPITE HEROICS BY SUB QB ROWLEY, RECEIVER PERRY For a time Sunday night, the Portland Thunder flirted with a comeback of epic proportions against divisional rival…
Jun 22, 2015

Monday results

by Portland Tribune
U.S. ADVANCES TO WWC QUARTERFINALS Alex Morgan scored in the 53rd minute and Carli Lloyd added a second-half penalty-kick goal as the U.S team beat Colombia 2-0 at Commonwealth Stadium in…
Jun 21, 2015

Sunday results

by Portland Tribune
MARINERS FALL The Houston Astros avoided a three-game sweep at Seattle, beating the Mariners 6-2 Sunday afternoon. The Mariners managed only four hits (one double and three singles) and were 1…
Gaston Fernandez slots in a penalty kick to give Portland a two-goal lead at Providence Park, as the Timbers collect their fourth consecutive MLS victory, 2-0 against the Houston Dynamo.
Jun 21, 2015

IN PHOTOS: Timbers dynamic again

by Portland Tribune
TRIBUNE PHOTOS: JAIME VALDEZ Scenes from Saturday night's 2-0 Portland Timbers victory against the Houston Dynamo:
Jun 21, 2015

Sports week

by Portland Tribune
PEOPLE MAKING NEWS... BLAZERS SUMMER LEAGUE The Trail Blazers have booked three preliminary round games at the NBA Summer League in Cox Pavilion on the UNLV campus. Portland will play Boston at…
COPYRIGHT USGA/DARREN CARROLL - Rory McIlroy got off to a good start in Saturday's third round at the U.S. Open, but missed numerous opportunities for a low round.
Jun 20, 2015

A better putter and No. 1 McIlroy would be in U.S. Open…

by Kerry Eggers
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. — If the idea was to go from tee to green without getting the ball in the hole, Rory McIlroy's round would have been somewhere between sensational and spectacular…
Quarterback Jonathan Boland from Parkrose High passes for the North.
Jun 20, 2015

IN PHOTOS: South rises in Schwab Bowl

by Portland Tribune
The South pulled away for a 42-21 victory over the North on Saturday night in the Les Schwab Bowl high school all-star football game at Hillsboro Stradium. TRIBUNE PHOTOS: CHASE ALLGOOD
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Dominique Penn from Grant High takes off on a touchdown run for the victorious North All-Star squad during the annual Les Schwab Bowl on Saturday night at Hillsboro Stadium.
Jun 20, 2015

PREPS: North bonds, but can't convert

by Stephen Alexander
SOUTH WINS ANNUAL LES SCHWAB BOWL 42-21 HILLSBORO — The annual Les Schwab Bowl represents not only the best in Oregon high school football, but some of the best in Oregon sports. Begun in 1948,…
Jun 20, 2015

Saturday results

by Portland Tribune
TIMBERS Portland beat the Houston Dynamo 2-0 at Providence Park. Maximiliano Urruti scored in the 34th minute with a header off Jorge Villafana's free kick. Gaston Fernandez’s penalty kick in…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRIS OERTELL - Portland Thorns teammates mob Michelle Betos after her tying goal and the final whistle against FC Kansas City.
Jun 20, 2015

Stunning finish for Thorns

by Stephen Alexander
Dramatic. Improbable. Neither word quite does justice in describing the Portland Thorns’ 1-1 win, er, draw against FC Kansas City Friday night at Providence Park. The Thorns were down to 10…
Michelle Betos of the Portland Thorns catches a shot by FC Kansas City defender Amy LePeilbet.
Jun 20, 2015

IN PHOTOS: 1-1 is wonderful for Thorns

by Portland Tribune
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRIS OERTELL Scenes from the Portland Thorns 1-1 tie against FC Kansas City in a Friday night game at Providence Park.
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRIS OERTELL - Michelle Betos waves to fans after the Portland Thorns goalie scored a goal in the final seconds Friday night, giving the home team a 1-1 draw with FC Kansas City.
Jun 20, 2015

What a year for Michelle Betos

by Andy Buhler
Some 315 miles south of Vancouver, British Columbia — the 2015 Women’s World Cup epicenter — goalie Michelle Betos is in the middle of a career year. On Friday night, the Portland Thorns rode…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Quarterback Kyle Rowley and the Portland Thunder have playoff position on their minds going into a crucial game Sunday night at Moda Center against the Spokane Shock.
Jun 20, 2015

Big game Sunday for Thunder, Shock

by Stephen Alexander
Portland Thunder quarterback Kyle Rowley wants to win every Arena Football League game. But there is something special for him about going up against his former team, the Spokane Shock. “It’s…
COPYRIGHT USGA/J.D. CUBAN - Patrick Reed tees off on the eighth hole at Chambers Bay during Friday's second round of the U.S. Open.
Jun 19, 2015

'Broccoli' greens, Spieth, Reed and lots of contenders spice the…

by Kerry Eggers
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. — Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed gained the pole position as players head into the final two days of the 115th U.S. Open at Chambers Bay Golf Course. But contenders are…
John Duffy, Lincoln High lacrosse
Jun 19, 2015

PREPS: Rick Lorenz to be inducted; 3 on All-American lacrosse…

by Steve Brandon
VOLLEYBALL Veteran volleyball coach Rick Lorenz, who has been at Central Catholic since 1986 and has a 1,174-185 record over nearly 40 years in the preps, is preparing for a trip to New Orleans…
Jun 19, 2015

Friday results

by Portland Tribune
THORNS EARN DRAW ON SURPRISING GOAL The Portland Thorns were down to 10 players, and trailed FC Kansas City by a goal before 15,214 fans at Providence Park. But only one player needed to step…
STANSBURY
Jun 18, 2015

What Todd Stansbury brings as Beavers' new AD

by Kerry Eggers
Todd Stansbury isn't unlike Bob De Carolis in demeanor. Stansbury, who will take over for De Carolis as Oregon State athletic director on Aug. 1, is soft-spoken, reserved and understated. At…
MARCHESE
Jun 18, 2015

PREPS: Marchese back on top of Wilson High wrestling

by Steve Brandon
Veteran wrestling coach Mark Marchese says it was an easy decision. After seven years away from Wilson High, he chose to return as head of the Trojans’ matmen. “I’m fired up,” Marchese says. “I…
Jun 18, 2015

Thursday results

by Portland Tribune
HILLSBORO STARTS SEASON WITH LOSS AT SPOKANE The Hillsboro Hops, defending Northwest League champions, are off to an 0-1 start in 2015. The host Spokane Indians scored a run in the bottom of the…
Jun 18, 2015

Wednesday results

by Portland Tribune
FELIX, MARINERS DOWN BUMGARNER, GIANTS 2-0 Felix Hernandez blanked San Francisco on four hits over eight innings, bouncing back from a rough start at Houston, and the Seattle Mariners managed to…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Roy West (left) takes off into the open field for the Jefferson Democrats.
Jun 17, 2015

PREPS: Jefferson football plays the numbers game

by Taylor Ford
COACHES RECRUITING 'EVERY DAY' TO COMPETE IN CLASS 6A Jefferson High is fighting a numbers game as it tries to line up for another season of Class 6A football. Only five years removed from a run…
COURTESY: MARY SLANEY - Mary Slaney and husband Richard enjoy time in their home on the outskirts of Eugene.
Jun 16, 2015

Slaneys still angry about doping allegations

by Kerry Eggers
EUGENE — Mary Decker Slaney says she doesn’t know if Alberto Salazar is guilty of the doping charges leveled at the Nike Oregon Project running coach through a recent ProPublica article and BBC…
COPYRIGHT USGA/DARREN CARROLL - A view of the 14th hole at Chambers Bay during a practice round for this week's U.S. Open.
Jun 17, 2015

Newness of Chambers Bay excites a veteran like Ernie Els

by Kerry Eggers
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. — The final practice shot was struck -- a bunker shot on No. 9 that he nearly holed -- and Ernie Els was off to the players' shuttle bus, working his way past a string of…
COURTESY: MARY SLANEY DECKER - Mary Slaney Deckers main mode of exercise is the ElliptiGO, and in recent years she has placed in the world championships of elliptical cycling.
Jun 16, 2015

Back in the race

by Kerry Eggers
Off track, Mary Decker Slaney still satisfies competitive cravings EUGENE — The world still moves quickly for Mary Decker Slaney, but with a decidedly different mode of operation. “She hasn’t…
Jun 16, 2015

U.S. solid heading into Cup knockouts

by Caitlin Murray
Expected headliners Wambach, Sinclair still haven't delivered VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The road to the Women’s World Cup final isn’t a short one. The U.S. women have two games under them…
Jun 16, 2015

Tuesday results

by Portland Tribune
WINNERS -- TIMBERS, WARRIORS, GIANTS, U.S. WOMEN, VANDERBILT, LSU TIMBERS TAKE FOURTH-ROUND MATCH It was a wild night in Tukwila, Wash. The Portland Timbers scored twice in stoppage time against…
Jun 16, 2015

Oregon sports history

by Portland Tribune
July 16-17, 1907 n The Irvington Club has a record 105 entries for its annual spring handicap tennis tournament. n The Oregon Journal will take on the Henry Pittock-founded Evening Telegram for…
Jun 16, 2015

Sports birthday

by Portland Tribune
June 16, 1965 J.J. Birden (age 50) The diminutive, but fleet wide receiver also starred in track and field for Lakeridge High School before a successful NFL career.
Jun 16, 2015

Main events

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, June 16 Timbers: Portland-Seattle at Starfire Stadium, Tukwila, Wash., fourth round of Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, 7:30 p.m. Mariners: Seattle at San Francisco, 12:45 p.m. (Root Sports)…
Jun 16, 2015

TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, June 16 Timbers: Portland-Seattle at Starfire Stadium, Tukwila, Wash., fourth round of Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, 7:30 p.m. Mariners: Seattle at San Francisco, 12:45 p.m., Root Sports,…
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP: CHASE ALLGOOD - Shelley Duncan, new manager of the Hillsboro Hops, meets with reporters Wednesday at Ron Tonkin Field on the eve of the team's Northwest League opener at Spokane on Thursday.
Jun 18, 2015

Hops open season with new manager

by Andy Buhler
SHELLEY DUNCAN LIKES THE LOOK OF HILLSBORO'S DEFENSE The Hillsboro Hops open defense of their Class A Northwest League baseball championship on Thursday night. They're on the road against the…
Jun 16, 2015

Monday results

by Jason Vondersmith
BLACKHAWKS, HOSSA WIN ANOTHER STANLEY CUP Chicago finished off the Tampa Bay Lightning at home, winning 2-0 and winning the Stanley Cup Finals 4-2. It's the third Stanley Cup in six years for…
Jun 15, 2015

Monday sports news

by Portland Tribune
Shooting guard Armani Collins, 6-5, has joined coach Tyler Geving's Portland State Vikings men's basketball team via a grant-in-aid agreement for 2015-16. Collins played at Stuart Hall High in…
Jun 14, 2015

Sunday results

by Portland Tribune
WARRIORS PULL AWAY TO LEAD 3-2 Golden State needs only one win to secure its first NBA championship since 1975 — two years before the Trail Blazers won their title. Golden State finished the…