Tawa sets career Oregon touchdown record in lopsided win

Tawa sets career Oregon touchdown record in lopsided win

The WL quarterback throws six touchdowns passes as the Lions drub Tualatin On a night when West...

Student broadcaster unveils new project of passion

Student broadcaster unveils new project of passion

West Linn sports have experienced a level of success over the past several years unparalleled by...

Lions keep hold of first with pair of wins

Lions keep hold of first with pair of wins

The West Linn volleyball team stayed in first place with back-to-back sweeps of league opponents...

Lions put up fast times in Sherwood

Lions put up fast times in Sherwood

The boys edge the Bowmen and the girls give St. Mary's a run for their money West Linn’s...


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(Image is Clickable Link) WEST LINN TIDINGS - Sept. 29, 2016
September 29, 2016

West Linn Lions - Athlete of the Week - Sept. 29, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
Congratulations to Avery Cook of West Linn High School for being selected as the West Linn Tidings's Athlete of the Week. The Tidings's Athlete of the Week program is a community service sponsored by Mark Hanson Angency, Inc.
WEST LINN TIDINGS - Sept. 29, 2016
September 29, 2016

West Linn Lions - Athlete of the Week - Sept. 29, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
Congratulations to Katy Burkhartzmeyer of West Linn High School for being selected as the West Linn Tidings's Athlete of the Week. The Tidings's Athlete of the Week program is a community service sponsored by local businesses. If…
TIMES PHOTO: DAN BROOD - Tigard junior Jake Leavitt puts his arms in the air after sophomore Spencer Smith scored a touchdown in the 51-21 win over Newberg.
September 26, 2016

Friday's top five: A look back at the five biggest high school football games from Sept.…

by Miles Vance
Friday's fourth week of the 2016 high school football season just about had it all. Big hits? Check. Huge offensive outburts? Oh yeah. Momentum-swinging plays? Plenty. And with all that going on Friday night — it was Week Four of…


TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Westview's Hayden Kamakaala dives in to score a touchdown in his team's 48-22 win over Century at Westview High School on Friday.
September 24, 2016

Week Four high school football scores are here

by Miles Vance
One step farther. Another step better. The 2016 Oregon High School football season edged closer to its midway point in Week Four, Friday night's docket including 28 games at the Class 6A level, while Class 5A teams played in…
TIMES PHOTO: DAN BROOD - Newberg senior quarterback Anthony Adams breaks into the clear during Friday's game at Tigard.
September 24, 2016

Check out our best photos from Week Four of the 2016 high school football season

by Miles Vance
The best teams. The biggest plays. The most coverage. Week Four of the 2016 Oregon high school football season was big-time And with all that going on, you just know that all of Pamplin Media Group’s many sports editors,…
PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Century quarterback Kyle Chimienti and the Jaguars will go after their third straight win tonight when they visit unbeaten Westview at 7 p.m. in Metro League play.
September 23, 2016

High school football rolls into Week Four of the 2016 season

by Miles Vance
One, two — one, two, three, four. The 2016 high school football season has got it — rhythm, heart, action and drive. You'll see all that and more tonight when the state's high school teams hit the gridiron for Week Four,…
MATTHEW SHERMAN - Tyler Good had a receiving touchdown and a rushing touchdown in the first half of West Linn's win over Tualatin on Friday.
September 24, 2016

West Linn puts Tualatin away early 50-7

by Matt Sherman
Tim Tawa sets the state's all-time passing touchdown record as the No. 1 Lions cruise again On a night when West Linn’s starters were on and off the field quickly, quarterback Tim Tawa set the all-time Oregon state passing…
September 16, 2016

High school football rolls into Week Three of the 2016 season

by Miles Vance
It's on. Week Three of the 2016 high school football season marks the start of league play for most of the state's Class 6A leagues, and with it, the beginning of the march to the 2016 state playoffs. Beyond Class 6A, the…
MATTHEW SHERMAN - West Linns Isabella Bean punches a shot over the Sherwood block during Tuesdays five-set battle at home.
September 22, 2016

Volleyball team drops first league match

by Matt Sherman
West Linn can't hang on to a 2-1 lead against upstart Sherwood West Linn’s volleyball team ran into a suddenly hot Sherwood squad on Tuesday, Sept. 20 and dropped its first league match of the year in a tough five-set battle. The…
MATTHEW SHERMAN - Freshman Moya Moses finished second overall behind teammate Johanna Briscoe during last weeks meet against Lakeridge and Newberg.
September 22, 2016

Lions shine at season's first dual meet

by Matt Sherman
The West Linn girls dominate at Mary S. Young while the boys finish second West Linn played host at its first dual cross country meet of the season last week, putting up solid times on its home course at Mary S. Young State Park…

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VERN UYETAKE - West Linns Justin Altenhofen tries to make a pair of Sherwood tacklers miss during the Lions lopsided win over the Bowmen last week.
Sep 22, 2016

Lions leave no doubt in dominating performance

by Andrew Kilstrom
Football avenges its only regular season loss from 2015 with win over Sherwood Considering No. 25 Sherwood handed No. 2 West Linn its only loss of the regular season in 2015 — a 39-35 victory on the Lions’ home turf — it’s only…
MATTHEW SHERMAN - West Linns Jack Houghton looks to tackle the ball away from an Oregon City defender in Tuesdays 2-1 victory. Houghton scored the Lions first goal on a penalty kick.
Sep 22, 2016

Late goal propels Lions over Oregon City

by Matt Sherman
West Linn gives up a lead but wins on Gavin Tinsley's goal with 3:25 remaining A wide array of emotions were on display for the West Linn boys soccer team in Tuesday’s home game against rival Oregon City. The Lions and Pioneers…
(Image is Clickable Link) WEST LINN TIDINGS - Sept. 22, 2016
Sep 28, 2016

West Linn Lions - Athlete of the Week - Sept. 22, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
Congratulations to Elijah Molden of West Linn High School for being selected as the West Linn Tidings's Athlete of the Week. The Tidings's Athlete of the Week program is a community service sponsored by West Linn Paper Company.
(Image is Clickable Link) WEST LINN TIDINGS - Sept. 22, 2016
Sep 28, 2016

West Linn Lions - Athlete of the Week - Sept. 22, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
Congratulations to Kayla Tence of West Linn High School for being selected as the West Linn Tidings's Athlete of the Week. The Tidings's Athlete of the Week program is a community service sponsored by Hidden Springs Family…
REVIEW PHOTO: JIM BESEDA - Clackamas quarterback Mitchell Modjeski escapes a tackle by a Reynolds defender during his team's 43-20 victory at Clackamas High School on Friday night.
Sep 19, 2016

Friday's top five: A look back at the five biggest high school football games from Sept.…

by Miles Vance
On almost every football field in the metropolitan area, the answer was as simple as "A-B-C." A-B-C as in "Another big contest." And with all the big contests going on Friday night — it was Week Three of the 2016 high school…
DAN BROOD - West Linn junior tight end Keishon Dawkins makes a reaching, one-handed catch for a 15-yard touchdown in the Lions' 48-14 win over Sherwood on Friday.
Sep 17, 2016

West Linn sprints past Sherwood

by Dan Brood
The Lions avenge last year's loss with 48-14 win over the Bowmen WEST LINN — Last year, the Bowmen were dancing. This year, there was no dancing. Instead, there was a big celebration by the West Linn High School football team.…
PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Century quarterback Kyle Chimienti throws a pass during his team's 30-21 win over Sunset at Hillsboro Stadium on Friday.
Sep 16, 2016

Week Three high school football scores are here

by Miles Vance
Third time's the charm. That certainly was the case in Friday's night's third week of the 2016 Oregon high school football season. While none of tonight's games were necessarily "charming," a bunch of them were great, a ton of…
REVIEW PHOTO: JIM BESEDA - Clackamas' Jacob Mcgreevy turns upfield during his team's 43-20 win over Reynolds at Clackamas High School on Friday night.
Sep 16, 2016

Check out our best photos from Week Three of the 2016 high school football season

by Miles Vance
Now that was worth the wait. In this case, "that" meant the third week of the 2016 Oregon high school football season. And why was it worth it? Because there were big games everywhere you looked. And with all that going on, you…
MATTHEW SHERMAN - Callista Noel pushes a shot through a Lakeridge blocker during Mondays three-set win over the Pacers.
Sep 15, 2016

Watch out for the Lions

by Matt Sherman
West Linn sweeps Lakeridge, vaults to No. 1 ranking in the state West Linn’s volleyball team entered the season with measured optimism as they entered the season healthy with a strong mix of returning players. But it’s getting…
MATTHEW SHERMAN - Jill Brody looks to send a ball during last weeks game against Lincoln. The freshman scored the second of West Linns three goals in the game.
Sep 15, 2016

WL gets first win amidst tough competition

by Matt Sherman
The West Linn girls soccer team knew it had a difficult preseason schedule but, after an 0-2 start, it entered last Thursday’s game, Sept. 8, needing a positive outcome to boost its confidence. The problem was the Lions were…