Newspaper hosts Fantasy Football League
The Pamplin Media Groups eastside sports department is looking for players to join a play for fun fantasy football league this fall. Test your skills against eastside reporters Parker Lee and David Ball. We have 20 open spots for team owners and will be running the online league through nfl.com with a live draft set for late August.
? The newspapers are also hosting a weekly NFL pickem contest. To join, search Gresham Outlook on the nfl.com fantasy website.
Resort hosts Art Skipper golf tourney
The Resort at the Mountain hosts the Art Skipper Jr. Memorial golf tournament at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15. Entry is $100 per golf or $400 for a foursome. The entry includes a cart and admission to the awards barbecue. Tickets for the awards dinner only are also available for $35. Prizes will be awarded for skills competitions such as long drive, closest to the pin and putting.
Proceeds from the event benefit the No Pioneer Left Behind program. The entry deadline is Sept. 1. For more information, call the Sandy High athletic office at 503-668-8011, ext. 7114.
Thorns settle for a scoreless draw
The Western New York Flash held a 14-7 edge in shots taken Saturday, but the Timbers back line held them out of the net to earn a 0-0 draw. Thorns goalkeeper Katrina LeBlanc made 10 saves.
The tie led Western New York, Portland and Sky Blue in a three-way tie for second place with 35 points in the National Womens Soccer League with one match left in the regular season. Portland plays at Seattle at 8 p.m. Saturday.
FC Kansas City (11-5-5) can secure the regular-season title with a tie or a win against Chicago on Sunday.