- Portland Tribune - Sports
The Northwest Drag Racing Association's annual swap meet is Saturday at Clackamas County Fairgrounds in Canby. Admission is $5, and free for ages 15 and under. Parking is free. Call 503-654-5707 for information.
• Former Benson High and FC Portland soccer standout Alex Nimo is turning pro. Nimo, 17, has been getting decent reviews this week at the Major League Soccer combine in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
• Who better to learn self-defense techniques from than mixed martial arts champions Ryan Schultz and Matt Horwich? They and others from the Team Quest club in Portland will conduct a free clinic at 8 tonight. Team Quest is at 18206 S.E. Stark St. Call 503-661-4134.
• The Linfield College softball team, which captured the 2007 NCAA Division III championship, will give instructional fastpitch clinics for girls ages 8 through 18 Jan. 26 and Feb. 9 at the school. Call coach Jackson Vaughn, 503-883-2413.