DeWolfe and Callaway double up

DeWolfe and Callaway double up

WILSONVILLE — The Sandy boys track team finished as district runner-up at Friday’s...

Sandy girls finish second on courts

Sandy girls finish second on courts

May 11 was a banner day for the Sandy girls tennis team at the Northwest Oregon Conference...

DeSimone takes home NWOC singles title

DeSimone takes home NWOC singles title

The Sandy boys tennis team represented itself admirably at last week’s Northwest Oregon...

Worthylake tops boys golf league's scoring list

Worthylake tops boys golf league's scoring list

Sandy High junior Cliff Worthylake found himself at the top of the leaderboard after seven rounds...

Seipert steals the show

Seipert steals the show

5A SOFTBALLNorthwest Oregon Conference Team Score Sandy6St. Helens4 Audrey Seipert...

Byers powers a potent pitching staff

Byers powers a potent pitching staff

It’s hard to hit what you don’t see. That’s the philosophy for Mt. Hood...

Pioneers send off seniors with a win

Pioneers send off seniors with a win

5A BOYS BASKETBALLNorthwest Oregon Conference Team Score Sandy73La Salle Prep64 The...

Wrestlers claim another NWOC title

Wrestlers claim another NWOC title

Another season, another league title for the Sandy wrestling team. The Pioneers dominated the...

Three seasons, three district crowns

Three seasons, three district crowns

This swimming season has been a unique experience for Sandy junior Shelbi Hayzlett. After...


Sandy's Sports

NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: AMANDA MILES - Alyssa Villalobos of Forest Grove competes in the Class 6A girls long jump on Friday at Hayward Field in Eugene.
May 21, 2016

Photo Gallery: See the best of state track photos from May 19-20

by Pamplin Media Group
The best athletes shine the brightest on the state's biggest stage Each day, every race, every minute seemed to make another big performances at the 2016 state track and field meets in Eugene.…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - A young fan gets a fist-pump from GreyWolves mascot GriGio during Saturdays FanFest at Oslund Field.
May 17, 2016

GreyWolves greet Gresham

by Parker Lee
The Gresham GreyWolves - new collegiate summer baseball team in East County - got their first chance to meet and greet their fans as the club hosted a preseason FanFest on Saturday at Mt. Hood…
SANDY POST: DAVID BALL - Sandy Highs Cliff Worthylake finished sixth at the 4A regional tournament at Trysting Tree last week. The Sandy boys earned a team berth into this weeks 5A championships.
May 17, 2016

Solid finish sends golf team to state

by David Ball
The Sandy High boys golf team punched a ticket to the 5A state tournament by packing two players into the top-10 and having another on the fringe of the leaderboard at last week’s regional…


THE OUTLOOK: DAVID BALL - Mt. Hood CCs Rachel Rutledge comes home after hitting a home run during the Saints 6-3 win in Game 2 over SW Oregon on Saturday.
May 11, 2016

Home run shots make the difference

by David Ball
NWAC SOFTBALLSouth Region Team Score Mt. Hood CC6SW Oregon CC3 The Mt. Hood CC softball team remained in first place in the South Region with a doubleheader sweep against SW Oregon on Saturday,…
May 11, 2016

Saints stay in South Region hunt

by Parker Lee
Mt. Hood won the first three games of the weekend series against Chemeketa The Mt. Hood Community College baseball team picked up a big series win, taking three out of four from Chemeketa on…
May 16, 2016

Carson Dwyre's banner season is cut short

by Parker Lee
Carson Dwyre was well on his way. The former Sandy Pioneer has long dreamed of pitching for a four-year college baseball program. After a sensational senior season at Sandy in which he led the…
TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Beaverton's Karac Leyva slides home to score in his team's 4-3 loss to Jesuit at Jesuit High School on Friday.
May 10, 2016

Friday's top five: Check out the five biggest games from May 6

by Miles Vance
The arms showed up on Friday. So did the bats, the gloves and the speed. Together, they created a bunch of big games, great plays and lifetime memories. And with all that excitement going on,…
GRAPHIC PHOTO: SETH GORDON - St. Paul freshman Justin Herberger leaps to avoid a tag from East Linn Christian Academy catcher Bryant Mizsei and score the first run of the game during the fourth inning. Herberger was ruled out, but the Bucks (14-3, 10-2) posted four runs in the bottom of the fifth to earn a 4-0 win and remain atop the OSAA 2A/1A Special District 2 standings.
May 06, 2016

High school baseball and softball scores are here for May 6

by Miles Vance
Now that — and by that, we're talking Friday's awesome weather — felt like spring. But of course, it wasn't just the sunshine that made it feel like spring — there was also the crack of the bat,…
NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: AMANDA MILES - Forest Grove's Sierra Gunderson (right) and Kinsey Barnett can't quite field a ball near second base during a 15-3 defeat to McNary on Friday.
May 06, 2016

Check out our best high school baseball and softball photos from…

by Miles Vance
After two consecutive Fridays of intermittent rain and way too many cancellations, the sun smiled down warmly on Oregon's high school baseball and softball players on Friday. In response, those…
THE OUTLOOK: PARKER LEE - The Saints J.T. Williams squares to put a bunt in play.
May 04, 2016

Saints ice out Penguins

by Parker Lee
Mt. Hood Community College ace Seth Rayburn hasn’t needed much run support this season. In Saturday’s series opener against Clark, the Saints gave it to him, anyway. Mt. Hood bombarded the…

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SANDY POST: DAVID BALL - Sandys Hannah Holliday returns home after hitting a two-run shot that gave the Pioneers a brief 2-1 lead in last weeks loss to Rex Putnam.
May 16, 2016

Home run gives Sandy an early edge

by David Ball
5A SOFTBALLNorthwest Oregon Conference Team Score Rex Putnam7Sandy5 MILWAUKIE — Sandy’s softball team delivered a shot to the jaw early in the game, but like a championship contender Rex Putnam…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Sandys Leslie Mann digs a roller off the infield turf.
May 16, 2016

Pioneers take out Falcons in walk-off

by Parker Lee
5A SOFTBALLNorthwest Oregon Conference Team Score Sandy6La Salle Prep5 The Sandy softball team snapped a two-game losing skid with a 6-5 walk-off win over La Salle on April 19. Leslie Main ended…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Sandys Molly Murphy-Brown takes a corner on her way to a sweep of the distance races last week against Hillsboro.
May 16, 2016

Sandy boys blow past HilHi

by Parker Lee
5A BOYS TRACKNWOC dual Team Score Sandy102Hillsboro43 The Sandy boys track and field team had Hillsboro’s number on the track in Wednesday’s dual. And in the pits. And on the throwing ranges.…
SANDY POST: DAVID BALL - Sandys Jacob Dukart watches a pitch come in, while the Pioneers dugout cheers him on.
May 16, 2016

Baseball team picks up its first league win

by David Ball
5A BASEBALLNorthwest Oregon Conference Team Score Sandy4Rex Putnam2 CLACKAMAS — Sandy’s baseball team picked up its first league win with a 4-2 victory at Rex Putnam last week, pushing across a…
TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Westview pitcher Donovan Baldocchi cranks it up during Westview's 17-2 Metro League win over Sunset at Westview High School on Friday.
Apr 11, 2016

Friday's top five: Check out the five biggest games from March 8

by Miles Vance
It may be early in the season, but that doesn't mean there weren't big games galore on Friday afternoon. And with all that excitement going on, Community Newspapers was there to document a bunch…
REVIEW PHOTO: JOHN LARIVIERE - La Salle starting pitcher Levi Miles pitches to Liberty catcher John Jensen in the bottom of the third inning.
Apr 08, 2016

High school baseball and softball scores are here for April 8

by Miles Vance
The dream is alive and well for Oregon's high school baseball and softball teams. Most leagues are still in the early portion of their 2016 seasons so the chances for league titles and state…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview's Luke Pilat and the Wildcats hope to extend their fast start today against Sunset at 5 p.m. at Westview High School.
Apr 08, 2016

Check out today's covered baseball and softball games

by Miles Vance
Grab your glove, slip on your hat and find your best bat — it's game time. Today marks the debut of the new Prep Baseball/Softball tab for Community Newspapers — you can see it by hovering over…
TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Westview second baseman Jayden Hanna gets ready to catch the ball and chase Sunset's Tyler Sumner during his team's 17-2 Metro League win at Westview High School on Friday.
Apr 08, 2016

Check out our best high school baseball and softball photos from…

by Miles Vance
Seriously — does it get any better than this? The state's best players in both baseball and softball, the best weather in the world, and some killer photography from Community Newspapers' best.…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Sandys Hunter York puts the tag on Reynolds base-runner Ethan Hopper during an 11-6 road loss Friday.
Apr 06, 2016

Verdieck leads Reynolds past Pioneers

by Parker Lee
PREP BASEBALLNonleague game Team Score Reynolds11Sandy6 Reynolds junior Steven Verdieck started Friday’s non-league tilt with Sandy behind the plate with the catcher’s gear on. He had no reason…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Sandys Ben Gilbert prepares to make a landing in the long jump pit during last weeks league-opening meet.
Apr 06, 2016

Sandy boys outlast Wilsonville, Parkrose

by Parker Lee
5A TRACK & FIELDNWOC boys dual Team Score Sandy75Wilsonville66 The Sandy boys track and field team hosted Wilsonville and Parkrose on Wednesday and by so doing announced to the Northwest Oregon…