Sandy pulls away in the fourth quarter

Sandy pulls away in the fourth quarter

The Pioneers go on a 19-5 run in the final period to avoid elimination

Sandy sends two wrestlers into state finals

Sandy sends two wrestlers into state finals

Brody Diaz DeLeon and Iosefa Polamalu come up second after overtime bouts in the championship round

Sandy comes up with big win on senior night

Sandy comes up with big win on senior night

The Pioneers clinched a home play-in game with the win

Sandy wins handily against St. Helens

Sandy wins handily against St. Helens

The Pioneers nearly reach the century mark in the win

Sandy swim team competes at NWOC district meet

Sandy swim team competes at NWOC district meet

The Pioneers get quality finishes from the boys' and girls' teams

Wrestlers take care of business

Wrestlers take care of business

Sandy ends the dual season with a pair of lopsided wins over Wilsonville and St. Helens

Showshoe adventure brings a thrill

Showshoe adventure brings a thrill

An avid skier, Scott Pesznecker discovers the joy of hiking in the snow

Sandy blows out The Dalles

Sandy blows out The Dalles

The Pioneers explode for a huge third quarter against the Riverhawks

Sandy prevails against The Dalles

Sandy prevails against The Dalles

The Pioneers rely on their defense to help get the victory

Owens shines in Mt. Hood tourney win

Owens shines in Mt. Hood tourney win

Saints improve to 4-1 on the season heading into trip to Walla Walla

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PMG PHOTO: JIM BESEDA - Oregon City's N'Dea Flye and the sixth-ranked Pioneers will be back in action on Wednesday when they host No. 27 Cleveland in the first round of the Class 6A state playoffs.
February 28, 2017

Class 6A girls first round, Class 5A Play-Ins coming on Wednesday

by Miles Vance
The winners of Wednesday's playoff contests will be back in action again on Saturday
TIMES PHOTO: DAN BROOD - Tualatin junior Alexis Angeles and the 11th-ranked Timberwolves will host No. 22 Central Catholic in the first round of the Class 6A state playoffs at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
February 27, 2017

Class 6A boys first round, Class 5A Play-Ins coming on Tuesday

by Miles Vance
The winners of Tuesday's playoff contests will be back in action again on Friday
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Barlow senior Andrew Kerslake competes Friday in the OSAA state wrestling tournament. Local teams included David Douglas, which finished fifth overall in class 6A, Centennial, which finished 14th, and Barlow, whose wrestlers finished 25th in the team standings.
February 26, 2017

SLIDESHOW: East Multnomah County wrestlers compete in state…

by Pamplin Media Group
David Douglas is the top finisher among eastside schools, coming in fifth in the class 6A standings.


TIDINGS PHOTO: MILES VANCE - West Linn's Taran Floyd flexes his muscles after beating Mitchell Sorte of West Albany 6-3 in their semifinal at 160 pounds at the Class 6A state wrestling tournament on Saturday.
February 23, 2017

Slideshow: Class 6A State Swimming

by Miles Vance
Check out this photo gallery of our best images from the Feb. 17-18 Class 6 state swim meet
PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Sherwood's Cami Reuter goes up for a shot during her team's 26-23 loss to West Linn at Sherwood High School on Friday night.
February 20, 2017

Friday's top five: A look back at the five biggest basketball…

by Miles Vance
League title races and the state playoff picture are now coming into sharper focus
SANDY POST: DAVID BALL - Sandys Jack Rademacher takes instruction from the coaches during a break in action in a dual at Milwaukie. He earned the No. 2 seed in the 182-pound bracket at this weekends state tournament.
February 20, 2017

Wrestlers hunt a trophy at state

by David Ball
Crater appears to be the front-runner with 21 state qualifiers
PMG PHOTO - Wilsonville's Zach Reichle goes for the ball against La Salle in his team's 50-46 win on Friday night.
February 18, 2017

Check out our best high school basketball photos from Feb. 17,…

by Miles Vance
Oregon's best go at it hard as the regular season enters its final week
BEAVERTON VALLEY TIMES: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Beaverton head coach Andrew Vancil and the Beaver boys basketball team won their second straight Metro League title on Friday.
February 18, 2017

Feb. 17 high school basketball scores are here

by Miles Vance
Big games and big results are everywhere from Friday's high school games
SANDY POST: MATT RAWLINGS - Makenna Wells keeps her dribble alive in Sandy's win over St. Helens
February 18, 2017

Sandy picks up easy win over shorthanded St. Helens

by Matt Rawlings
The Pioneers kept the Lions scoreless for more than three quarters
PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Sherwood's Calahan Crawford (left) and the rest of the 10th-ranked Lady Bowmen welcome No. 11 West Linn to Sherwood High School at 5:45 p.m. tonight (Friday, Feb. 17) in a key Three Rivers League matchup.
February 17, 2017

High school basketball sets the stage for playoffs on Feb. 17

by Miles Vance
League titles and playoff spots in all divisions get closer to being finalized tonight

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PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Clackamas' Cole Turner (left) and the Cavaliers moved up to No. 3 in the OSAA's latest Class 6A boys basketball power rankings, trailing only Jefferson and West Linn.
Feb 16, 2017

Clackamas boys climb to No. 3 in latest Class 6A boys basketball…

by Miles Vance
The Cavaliers leapfrog West Salem and North Medford to rise to third
PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Newberg's Tina Childress (right) launches herself off the blocks at the beginning of her win in the 50-yard freestyle during the Three Rivers League district meet at Mt. Hood Community College Aquatic Center on Feb. 11.
Feb 16, 2017

6A Swim Central: A look back at district, a look ahead to state

by Miles Vance
Want to know what's coming in Class 6A swimming? Check out what happened at district
PMG PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Banks' Aspen Slifka and the Braves solidified their hold on second place in the latest OSAA Class 4A girls basketball power rankings, winning its last four games in a row.
Feb 16, 2017

South Salem girls rise to second behind Southridge in latest…

by Miles Vance
Grant's girls fall to No. 3 after losing a league game to Benson
PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Beaverton senior Hunter Sweet and the Beavers jumped into the top five in the latest Class 6A boys basketball coaches poll, landing at fourth with their 19-4 overall record.
Feb 09, 2017

Beaverton jumps two spots to fourth in latest Class 6A boys…

by Miles Vance
Jefferson, Clackamas and West Linn remain 1-2-3 as the regular season nears its end
REVIEW/NEWS PHOTO: JIM BESEDA - Clackamas' Elly Bankofier meets defensive resistance from Oregon City's Jadwyn Parrish (33), Brooke Bullock, and N'Dea Flye during the first half of Friday's Mt. Hood Conference game.
Feb 13, 2017

Friday's top five: A look back at the five biggest basketball…

by Miles Vance
Clackamas boys and girls sweep past Oregon City in Mt. Hood Conference play
PMG PHOTO: JIM BESEDA - Clackamas guard Elijah Gonzales and the Cavaliers raced past Oregon City with a 66-54 win on Friday night at Oregon City High School.
Feb 12, 2017

Check out our best high school basketball photos from Feb. 10,…

by Miles Vance
The Clackamas boys win their 11th straight game in Mt. Hood Conference play on Friday night
SANDY POST: MATT RAWLINGS - Sandy center Hannah McKinney calls for the basketball in the post.
Feb 12, 2017

Sandy falls to Hillsboro in sloppy game

by Matt Rawlings
The Pioneers get outscored 12-3 down the stretch, still in the postseason chase
PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Sherwood's Jace Sucher puts up a shot between Lake Oswego's Brooks Boutwell (left) and Sterling Roberts during Lake Oswego's 59-45 win at Lake Oswego High School on Friday.
Feb 10, 2017

Feb. 10 high school basketball scores are here

by Miles Vance
The stakes are higher than ever as teams fight for playoff spots
NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Forest Grove guard Kyle Thompson (here against West Albany) and the Vikings welcome third-ranked West Salem to town at 5:45 p.m. tonight in Greater Valley Conference play.
Feb 10, 2017

High school basketball turns up the heat in league play for Feb.…

by Miles Vance
There are big games scheduled across the board in high school basketball tonight
HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - La Salle Prep's Taycee Wedin (here against Hillsboro) and the Falcons are the top-ranked Class 5A team in the state again this week.
Feb 09, 2017

Southridge girls, Grant and South Salem hold top three spots in…

by Miles Vance
But there are changes this week, with Cascade now No. 1 in Class 4A and Nixyaawi leading Class 1A