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Battle For Bridge teams forming


Teams are forming for the third annual Battle For The Bridge Oregon City vs. West Linn alumni football game.

Any alumnus from Oregon City or West Linn high schools is eligible to participate in the game, which benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Oregon.

Over the last two years the game has raised over $40,000 for the Oregon Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and for Katie’s Kause, an organization which provides financial assistance and emotional support to families facing financial hardships because of the medical needs of a child with cystic fibrosis.

Oregon City won the first annual game, 23-14 in 2011; West Linn prevailed 36-35 in overtime last year.

This year’s game is scheduled for 7 p.m. Saturday, August 17, at West Linn High School.

Teams will begin practicing around July 1.

To commit to play in this year’s game, contact event organizer Trent Tribou at 503-680-0954, or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or sign up at www.alumniathleticsusa.com.

Players must pay a registration fee of $95, which covers equipment, uniforms and a $10 contribution to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.