Forest Grove finds its groove

Forest Grove finds its groove

Vikings take out McMinnville 4-2 and run their winning streak to four games Buoyed by six strong...

Braves throw down at invite

Braves throw down at invite

Banks throwers lead the way with several titles at the annual Banks Invitational Track Meet ...

Forest Grove endures busy week

Forest Grove endures busy week

Vikings play four games in four days and snag victories over McKay, West Albany The Forest Grove...

Boxers double up Bruins on Senior Day

Boxers double up Bruins on Senior Day

Pacific softball beats George Fox twice to finish in a tie for second in the NWC Just how evenly...

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Forest Grove's Sports

May 06, 2015

Vikings look to show off improvement as season winds down

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove girls round out the regular season and set their sights on the GVC tournament The Forest Grove girls tennis team is right on schedule. “Everybody has gotten way better. Everybody’s…
April 29, 2015

Braves earn hard-fought win against Valley Catholic

by Amanda Miles
Banks scores four times in the ninth inning to post a 6-2 extra-innings win over the Valiants BEAVERTON — If they keep this up, these two teams are going to play four games this season instead…
April 29, 2015

In Brief

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Pacific tennis falls to Whitman For the second year in a row, the Pacific men’s tennis team saw its season end with a hard-fought match against the conference’s perennial power as the Boxers…
April 29, 2015

Budweiser is the king of jumps at NWC meet

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Budweiser Hawkins sweeps the jumping events for Pacific Pacific senior Budweiser Hawkins completed an unprecedented sweep of the jumping events at the Northwest Conference Track and Field…
NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: AMANDA MILES - Forest Grove's Alyssa Villalobos clears a hurdle just behind McMinnville's Montanna Gubrud during the 100-meter hurdles at last Wednesday's GVC dual track and field meet.
April 21, 2015

Vikings mix it up against Mac

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove athletes try some new events during a GVC dual versus rival McMinnville The Vikings decided to shake things up a bit last Wednesday. The Forest Grove track and field teams hosted…
April 21, 2015

Pacific wraps perfect season in NWC play

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Lacrosse team clips Puget Sound to cap 8-0 league season The Pacific women’s lacrosse team closed out an undefeated season in Northwest Conference play by edging Puget Sound 9-7 on Saturday, and…
April 21, 2015

Gaston rips Faith Bible in league baseball tilt

by Amanda Miles
Hounds stay in the league tourney hunt with a 12-6 victory HILLSBORO — When it comes to Gaston baseball, progress is being made. The Greyhounds started the season by losing their first three…
April 21, 2015

In Brief

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Boxer baseball blanks Whitman Ryan Sohn accounted for all of Pacific’s scoring on Sunday, leading Pacific to a 2-0 shutout of Whitman to sweep the Northwest Conference baseball series from the…
April 15, 2015

Greyhounds sweep Vernonia

by Amanda Miles
Gaston improves to 10-1 on the season with three victories Gaston’s great start to the 2015 season continues. The Greyhounds softball team pulled off a significant milestone last week, when it…
April 15, 2015

Singles play has sparked Forest Grove tennis

by Amanda Miles
Viking boys win three matches last week behind a talented crop of singles players The Forest Grove boys tennis team is still finding its way this season, but these Vikings are doing all right.…

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Apr 15, 2015

Determining the balance in our coverage

by Amanda Miles
I would like to address something that was brought to my attention as winter sports were starting to wind down several weeks ago. At least some of you out there, it turns out, have not been…
Apr 15, 2015

In Brief

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Pacific lacrosse wins NWC title The Pacific women’s lacrosse team clinched the Northwest Conference title over the weekend behind a pair of four-goal outings from Nicki Leeming and Amy Mayhugh.…
Apr 15, 2015

Vikings trying to find footing in new conference

by Zack Palmer
Forest Grove battles to stay competitive in the top-heavy Greater Valley Conference One month into the season, it’s been an up-and-down ride for the Forest Grove softball team, which is still…
Apr 15, 2015

Forest Grove, Banks track teams both perform well at…

by Amanda Miles
The weather is supposed to warm later this week, but the Forest Grove and Banks track and field squads are not waiting until then to turn in some sizzling marks. Both sides were in action on…
Apr 07, 2015

Forest Grove tops North Salem in battle of Vikings

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove sweeps visiting North Salem in the Vikings' first-ever GVC dual meet The Vikings rolled in this one. Actually, in the case of last Wednesday’s track meet between Forest Grove and…
NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: KENT FRASURE - Banks senior Collin Purinton wrestles against Blake McNall of Gladstone in the 132-pound final at last month's OSAA wrestling championships.
Apr 07, 2015

Purinton rolls to title at Folkstyle Nationals

by Zack Palmer
Banks wrestler Collin Purinton captures a national championship in Iowa Collin Purinton’s already overburdened trophy cabinet got an addition over the weekend, when the Banks senior traveled to…
Apr 07, 2015

Braves get two big wins

by Amanda Miles
Banks stakes its claim to the top spot in the power rankings with a weekend sweep of McLoughlin and Yamhill-Carlton YAMHILL — As much as any games can be in early April, these were big ones.…
Apr 07, 2015

Forest Grove closes deal to host volleyball state tourney

by Amanda Miles
School will welcome 4A/3A tournament beginning this fall Coming soon to a gymnasium near you ... the Class 4A/3A volleyball state championships. A plan was made official last week that Forest…
Apr 07, 2015

In Brief

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Olis honored with weekly awards An incredible week at the plate for Walker Olis has earned the Pacific outfielder recognition at both the conference and national levels. Olis was selected on…
NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: KENT FRASURE - Banks junior shortstop David Schorn knocks down an errant throw as Liberty's Ryan Kaser slides safely into second base during Monday's nonleague baseball game.
Apr 02, 2015

Braves are young but talented

by Amanda Miles
Banks baseball rebuilds with a new coach and a roster lacking seniors So far, so good for the Bob Smith era. Smith has taken over as the new coach of the Banks baseball team, and his start has…




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