North Marion places fourth at state equestrian championship

North Marion places fourth at state equestrian championship

Huskies send four to 2015 OHSET state meet, led by Alexis Knight, who placed 12th individually It...

Bucks wrap successful summer league stint

Bucks wrap successful summer league stint

Seven players from this year’s St. Paul boys basketball team are now pursuing bigger and...

Racing: Woodburn Dragstrip results

Racing: Woodburn Dragstrip results

The 17th annual GM Showdown, June 19-21 Super Pro First: Gary Wargnier, Keizer (‘67...

Soccer: Woodburn youth team reaches out with fundraising efforts

Soccer: Woodburn youth team reaches out with fundraising efforts

When the Woodburn Athletic Futbol Club’s Chelsea U10 girls soccer team went 3-1-1 and...

Volleyball: Gervais taps junior varsity coach to take over varsity program

Volleyball: Gervais taps junior varsity coach to take over varsity program

Former Cougar player and 2006 alumna Andrea Belleque takes the helm this fall When Gervais head...

Golf: Fun in the sand!

Golf: Fun in the sand!

Nearly 70 golfers come out to the Woodburn Golf Club to make the Mick DeSantis Memorial Sand...


Woodburn Area's Sports

PHIL HAWKINS - WAFC Espana's Jesse Martin.
July 01, 2015

Capital Cup soccer tournament attract's region's best players

by Phil Hawkins
The annual Capital Cup soccer tournament brought some of the region’s best high school players to Salem on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, as well as dozens of younger teams. The local Woodburn…
July 01, 2015

OSAA to enter football safety program in 2016

by Phil Hawkins
Oregon becomes first state to require enrollment in USA Football's Heads Up Football program The Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) will become the first state high school activities…
June 24, 2015

Equestrian: North Marion qualifies four for 2015 state…

by Phil Hawkins
OHSET reinstates championships after being canceled in May due to an outbreak of equine herpesvirus The North Marion equestrian team will send four representatives to the 2015 OHSET State…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Winner of the field Janet Ray (center) won the U.S. Bank Memorial Tournament Thursday at the Woodburn Golf Club.
July 01, 2015

Golf: U.S. Bank Memorial Tournament

by Phil Hawkins
The Woodburn Women’s Golf Club celebrated its U.S. Bank Memorial Tournament Thursday with winner of the field Janet Ray. Additional results include: Class A: 1 - Sharon Hoyt, 2 - Ruth DeSantis,…
June 24, 2015

North Marion fills trio of coaching vacancies

by Phil Hawkins
The North Marion Athletic Department announced three hires last week to fill vacant coaching positions for the high school volleyball, cross county and swim programs for the coming 2015-16…
PHIL HAWKINS - Gervais center Kylor Kelley shakes hands with Luke Jackson, head coach of the Northwest Christian University men's basketball team moments after agreeing to play for the Beacons this fall during an assembly held at Gervais High School in May.
June 17, 2015

Basketball: Gervais' Kelley picks Northwest Christian

by Phil Hawkins
Cougars' all-time leading shot blocker decides to play close to home for former University of Oregon forward Luke Jackson One of the best boys basketball players in Gervais history — and…
JO WHEAT - The 2015 4A All-Star Baseball Series North team, including North Marion seniors Emry Patterson (bottom, fourth from right) and Jordan Kendall (top, fourth from right), take a team photo following their 7-4 win over the South All-Stars on June 13 in Roseburg.
June 17, 2015

Baseball: Senior duo represents Huskies at 4A all-star series

by Phil Hawkins
Right, North Marion senior Emry Patterson stays alert on the base path during the opening game of the 2015 4A All-Star Baseball Series Sunday at Bill Gray Stadium at Legion Field in Roseburg.…
PHIL HAWKINS - Woodburn midfielder Dago Diaz was a finalist for the boys Prep Soccer Player of the Year award at the Oregon Sports Awards on Thursday.
June 17, 2015

Bulldogs recognized at 2015 Oregon Sports Awards

by Phil Hawkins
Woodburn High School athletic program honored with 5A Sportsmanship Award Woodburn High School was one of many schools across the state to be honored at the 2015 Oregon Sports Awards in Portland…
PHIL HAWKINS - An image of North Marion guard Josh Umbenhower in the 2015 4A state quarterfinals against North Valley, where he sank a game-winning shot in overtime to send the Huskies to the semifinals and eventually, the state championship.
June 17, 2015

Basketball: North Marion's Umbenhower to play at Pacific

by Phil Hawkins
Former Husky reflects on his senior season, the state championship and his future playing for the Boxers A second member of the North Marion’s state finalist basketball team has agreed to play…
PHIL HAWKINS - Kennedy sophomore Abby Frey led all Trojan players with a First Team selection on the 2015 Tri-River all-conference team.
June 10, 2015

Softball: Kennedy all-conference teams

by Phil Hawkins
2015 Kennedy softball all-conference selections Tri-River First Team Emily Frey, sophomore — outfield Tri-River Second Team Tressa Riedman, freshman — pitcher Abby Frey, freshman — catcher…

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PHIL HAWKINS - Nikita Kalugin's storied career with Gervais came to an end with a First Team all-conference nod for his play in the infield and as pitcher this season.
Jun 10, 2015

Baseball: Gervais all-conference awards

by Phil Hawkins
Gervais all-conference awards PacWest First Team Nikita Kalugin, senior — utility Tim Peters, senior — outfield PacWest Second Team Brandon Gieselman, junior — pitcher Hunter Lind, junior —…
PHIL HAWKINS - Kennedy senior Noah Giberson was one of three Trojans to be named to the 2A All-State Third Team and the Tri-River First Team
Jun 10, 2015

Baseball: Kenndy all-conference team

by Phil Hawkins
2015 Kennedy baseball all-conference honorees Tri-River First Team Noah Giberson, senior — pitcher *Third Team all-state Jack Suing, sophomore — catcher * Third Team all-state Brett Traeger,…
PHIL HAWKINS - Kennedy senior Mariah Pranger and the 10 other girls on the Trojans softball team led all teams across the state in cumulative GPA with a 3.87 average.
Jun 10, 2015

Kennedy softball team leads state in team grade point average

by Phil Hawkins
Trojan girls lead the state in GPA for a second consecutive term, while North Marion and St. Paul athletic teams excel academically as well Although both the Kennedy baseball and softball teams…
PHIL HAWKINS - North Marion senior Brandi Bowling (right) earned a Second Team honor for the Oregon West all-conference team.
Jun 10, 2015

Softball: North Marion's Brandi Bowling all-conference awards…

by Phil Hawkins
North Marion senior catcher Brandi Bowling was one of four members of the Husky softball team to be selected by Oregon West coaches for Second Team all-conference honors along with junior…
PHIL HAWKINS - Gervais senior pitcher Emily Saalfeld
Jun 10, 2015

Softball: Saalfeld leads Gervais all-conference awards

by Phil Hawkins
Gervais senior pitcher Emily?Saalfeld was one of three Cougar players selected to the PacWest Conference all-league team. A three-year starter, Saalfeld garnered a Second Team nomination, while…
PHIL HAWKINS - Former Woodburn Golf Club president Mick DeSantis passed away in April and will be posthumously honored at the Mick DeSantis Memorial Oregon Sand Green Open on June 20.
Jun 10, 2015

Golf: Area golf tournaments offer fun and fundraisers.

by Phil Hawkins
Mick DeSantis Memorial Oregon Sand Green Open When: June 20 Where: Woodburn Golf Club, Highway 214 West, across from the Woodburn Dragstrip Schedule: 7:30 a.m. coffee and pastries; 8:30 a.m.…
PHIL HAWKINS - North Marion shortstop Emry Patterson was one of eight Huskies named to the Oregon West all-conference team.
Jun 10, 2015

Baseball: Patterson, Kendall lead North Marion all-conference…

by Phil Hawkins
It was a successful year for the North Marion baseball team, which finished second in the Oregon West Conference and reached the 4A state quarterfinals for the second consecutive season.…
Jun 10, 2015

Sports camps offer summer practice opportunities

by Phil Hawkins
Woodburn tennis camp Youth tennis enthusiasts of all skill levels are invited to participate in Woodburn High School's annual tennis camp. Led by varsity tennis coach Tom Lonergan, the camp runs…
PHIL HAWKINS - Kennedys Amelia GrosJacques (right) finishes her high school career owning every school record in the 100-meter hurdles.
Jun 10, 2015

Track: Kennedy bids farewell to historic trio

by Phil Hawkins
With the 2015 graduation firmly in the rearview mirror, the Kennedy girls track and field program says goodbye to three athletes that have established themselves as some of the best in school…
PHIL HAWKINS - St. Paul pitcher and first baseman Cody Faber has been one of the most dependable players on the Bucks over the past four years and will be an extremely difficult player to replace next season.
Jun 10, 2015

Baseball: St. Paul seniors will be tough to replace

by Phil Hawkins
The only four seniors on the St. Paul baseball team are leaving big shoes to fill, and the Buckaroos will have a heck of a time finding replacements next spring. Between seniors Cody Faber,…




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