Sports Shorts


Metro girls golf finale set for Monday

There's one week left, and one state tournament berth left, in Metro League girls golf. While Jesuit's girls have wrapped up first place with 72 points, Lincoln leads Westview by just two points - 54-52 - for the league's second team berth to state. If Westview beats Lincoln on Monday at Meriwether National Golf Course, the two teams will end up tied for second, and the league's second team berth will be settled by a tiebreaker.

Metro baseball showdown looms

The final week of the 2011 Metro League baseball season ought to be a keeper, with Westview and Southridge - currently tied for first place at 9-1 - meeting for a three-game series. The Wildcats host the Skyhawks at 5 p.m. Tuesday and May 13, while Southridge hosts Westview at 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Valley Catholic readies for district tennis tournament

The Valley Catholic boys and girls tennis teams play in the District 1 tournament at Tualatin Hills Tennis Center on Friday and Saturday, with start times due at approximately 9 a.m. each day.

District golf tournaments due Monday and Tuesday for VC

The Valley Catholic boys and girls golf teams play in the District 1 tournaments on Monday and Tuesday, with the VC girls at Arrowhead Golf Course in Molalla, and the boys at Quail Valley Golf Course in Banks.

Thunderbolts tryouts coming on May 14

Tualatin Hills Swim Club will hold tryouts for new members from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. May 14 at the Tualatin Hills Aquatic Center. To attend tryouts, complete the online registration form at by May 13. For more information, go to

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