Wilsonville basketball enjoys summer league success

Wilsonville basketball enjoys summer league success

Led by coach Chris Roche, the Wilsonville basketball team held its own against stiff competition...

New targeting rules designed to cultivate a safer game

New targeting rules designed to cultivate a safer game

The National Federation of State High School Associations decided upon new rules for targeting...

Abby Farrell enjoys eye-opening experience in Ghana

Abby Farrell enjoys eye-opening experience in Ghana

Former Wilsonville state champion tennis player Abby Farrell is using her engineering expertise...

Former Wilsonville coach George Crace builds from the ground up

Former Wilsonville coach George Crace builds from the ground up

George Crace led an upstart Wilsonville football team to a state championship in 2004. Now, he...

Rene Hernandez is contemplating a return to the Wilsonville Wildcats soccer team

Rene Hernandez is contemplating a return to the Wilsonville Wildcats soccer team

Last season, Rene Hernandez opted to play for the Timbers Academy instead of Wilsonville....

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by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - From left to right: Nate Overholt, Jack Roche, Grant Irby and Jack Gatto. The Dubtown Wildcats won their fourth consecutive Hoopfest title. This time around, they conquered the eighth grade bracket.
July 24, 2014

Wilsonville basketball players excel at Hoopfest

by Corey Buchanan
The Dubtown Wildcats finished first in the eighth grade bracket and Oregon Elite finished second in the high school bracket during Hoopfest.
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Emily Harms (center) plays for the Tigard/Tualatin City team, which will host the Little League Softball World Series at Alpenrose Stadium.
July 22, 2014

Emily Harms will represent Wilsonville at the Little League…

by Corey Buchanan
Harms and the Tigard/Tualatin City all-star team won the District 4 tournament and earned a Little League Softball World Series birth.  The Tigard/Tualatin City little league softball team…
by: JEFF GOODMAN - A Wilsonville player swings at a low pitch during a game between Wilsonville and North Marion last season.
July 21, 2014

New baseball and softball rules will be implemented next season

by Corey Buchanan
The National Federation of State High School Associations Board of Directors approved new rules and regulations. Oregon high school baseball and softball players and coaches must adjust to new…
by: COREY BUCHANAN - Joe Nieting pulls up for a jumper during the Wilsonville basketball camp.
July 16, 2014

Youth program establishes foundation of success for Wilsonville…

by Corey Buchanan
Wilsonville basketball coach Chris Roche makes sure aspiring Wildcats learn how to play fundamentally sound basketball. About an hour into the final day of the Wilsonville Wildcats basketball…
by: COREY BUCHANAN - Ron and Makaela Press preparing to hit a volley during their 3.5 mixed doubles championship match.
July 01, 2014

Tennis players enjoy a multifaceted Charbonneau/Wilsonville…

by Corey Buchanan
The tournament, run by the Wilsonville High girls tennis team, included a silent auction, wine tasting and free t-shirts for all participants. Though stalled by sporadic showers, the eighth…
by: SPALMAKERPHOTOSTUDIO - Emily McCarthy jumping with her horse over a fence during her second-place performance at regionals.
July 02, 2014

Wilsonville equestrian athlete Emily McCarthy finishes second at…

by Corey Buchanan
Emily McCarthy finished second in the hunt seat over fences competition at the Pacific Northwest Invitational Championship. Two days before the first ever Pacific Northwest Invitational…
by: DAVID BALL - Taryn Rawlings running for Wilsonville High School.
July 02, 2014

Taryn Rawlings is taking her running career to the next level at…

by Jeff Goodman
After cementing her name in Wilsonville lore, Taryn Rawlings will compete for University of Portland next year. Running started as a childhood pastime, a chance to see how she’d stack up against…
by: GREG ARTMAN - Timmy Bourque, the NWOC boys soccer player of the year, led Wilsonville to its first state semifinal appearance since 2002.
June 18, 2014

Year in review: 2013-14 in Wilsonville High School sports

by Jeff Goodman
Football: In a season followed by what-if wondering, Wilsonville still managed to emerge with a winning record, a second-place finish in the Northwest Oregon Conference and a fourth-straight…
by: GREG ARTMAN - Senior midfielder Abby Chase finished her Wilsonville girls lacrosse career with a state-record 387 points, including 236 goals and 151 assists. Her father, coach Scott Chase, is stepping down after five years at the helm.
June 09, 2014

Girls lacrosse: Wilsonville's Abby Chase ends career as state's…

by Jeff Goodman
Scott Chase seems hesitant to be the father who generously praises his daughter for her athletic accomplishments. But when he looks at the statistics from his role as the Wilsonville girls…
June 09, 2014

Track and field: Rebecca Wenz, Taryn Rawlings lead Wilsonville…

by Jeff Goodman
Taryn Rawlings and Rebecca Wenz posted third-place finishes to lead the Wilsonville track and field team’s contingent June 7-8 in the seventh-annual BorderDuel Track Classic at Lewis & Clark…

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by: GREG ARTMAN - Tanner Crooks earned first-team all-league honors as an outfielder and made the second team as a pitcher. He and five other Wilsonville baseball players were recognized this season, the program's first under coach Bryn Card.
Jun 06, 2014

Baseball: Wilsonville adapts, adjusts under new coach (2014…

by Jeff Goodman
Nagging injuries, inconsistent batting, agonizing one-run losses — Bryn Card acknowledged all of them as reasons for the Wilsonville baseball team’s shortcomings in 2014. But the first-year…
by: JEFF GOODMAN / FILE - Senior pitcher Sarah Harms made the all-league second team this season. She was one of six Wilsonville softball players to earn all-conference honors.
Jun 05, 2014

Softball: First season under Mick Johnson a 'building stone' for…

by Jeff Goodman
Three outs reminded Mick Johnson why he enjoyed coaching the Wilsonville softball team this year. It was May 23 in Eugene, the Wildcats were facing ninth-seeded Marist in the Class 5A play-in…
by: JEFF GOODMAN / FILE - Husam Zaidan (above) and partner Garrett Wright reached the Class 5A state doubles quarterfinals to finish their stellar senior season.
Jun 02, 2014

Boys tennis: Wilsonville's Garrett Wright, Husam Zaidan finish…

by Jeff Goodman
When Garrett Wright and Husam Zaidan lost the opening set of their first match, it seemed as if their season might end without a victory at the state tournament. But if they learned anything at…
May 30, 2014

Softball: Wilsonville falls to Marist in 5A play-in round

by Jeff Goodman
The Wilsonville softball team held the No. 9 team in Class 5A to just two runs — but that still wasn’t quite good enough. With their season on the line, the Wildcats were unable to score in a…
May 30, 2014

Boys lacrosse: Jesuit turns back Wilsonville in round of 16…

by Jeff Goodman
The Wilsonville boys lacrosse team reached the state round of 16 for the second year in a row under coach Joe English, but its season ended in a 20-9 loss at the hands of third-seeded Jesuit on…
May 30, 2014

Baseball: Wilsonville clipped by Churchill in 5A play-in round

by Jeff Goodman
The Wilsonville baseball team’s season ended in all-too-familiar fashion. One-run losses plagued the Wildcats all year, and they came up short by the narrowest of margins again — with their…




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