Metro football stars close high schools careers in style

Metro football stars close high schools careers in style

The result was far from what they had hoped, but for Metro League players on the North side of...

Zwetsch's Work Ethic Wields UO ride

Zwetsch's Work Ethic Wields UO ride

Coming out of high school, the big-time Division 1 attention former Westview pitching star...

Westview baseball hopes to revamp after second-round defeat

Westview baseball hopes to revamp after second-round defeat

The Wildcats will reload next spring with addition of Donovan Baldocchi The weight of state...

Beaverton High grad Megan John starring on and off the field for Whitworth

Beaverton High grad Megan John starring on and off the field for Whitworth

The Pirate softball star garners All-American honor In an era where the term “student...

From JV to Loyola Marymount, Westview's Mark Finkelnburg continues to defy the odds

From JV to Loyola Marymount, Westview's Mark Finkelnburg continues to defy the odds

Westview senior pitcher blew up during the summer of 2014 Mark Finkelnburg looks like he was...

Westview softball looks ahead to bright '16

Westview softball looks ahead to bright '16

Wildcats return majority of state runner-up squad In the aftermath of Westview's disheartening...


Beaverton's Sports

TIMES FILE PHOTO - Parker said he hopes to pick up a D1 offer either this summer or just before the basketball season starts.
June 25, 2015

Parker taking his game to the next level

by Matt Singledecker
Great basketball players and elite point guards in particular, are never complacent when it comes to betterment. The cream of the crop finds ways to improve from one season to the next, and uses…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Sunset's Bennett Greenbaum and Matt Burton celebrate Greenbaums first period goal in the Oregon High School Lacrosse Association semifinals on June 3.
June 11, 2015

Apollos lace Lakeridge early, let off in semis

by Matt Singledecker
For a half, the Sunset boys lacrosse team was unabashedly better than Lakeridge in the Oregon High School Lacrosse Association semifinals back on Wednesday, June 3. The Apollos shuttled the ball…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Jesuit's Eli Rajotte tries to fend off a West Linn defender in the first half of the Crusaders loss to the Lions in the Oregon High School Lacrosse Association semifinals on June 3.
June 11, 2015

Crusader fast start fades, Jesuit bows out

by Matt Singledecker
Jesuit’s boys lacrosse team made the long, slow walk from its post-game meeting on the outskirts of Hillsboro Stadium to the team’s locker room beneath the stadium and were met with a smattering…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview senior second baseman Kylie Alto was the Wildcats emotional leader and inciter for four seasons.
June 11, 2015

Westview senior quartet stands tall in defeat

by Matt Singledecker
At the center of the Westview softball renaissance the past four seasons was a quartet of star seniors who, quite honestly, didn’t begin their softball careers with the acclaim they ended them.…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview softball players Katie Whetstine, Lexi Patino, Katie Gilley and Shannon Daly share a final embrace after the Wildcats were beaten 10-0 in the Class 6A state championship game on Saturday.
June 11, 2015

Wildcats run out of lives in 6A title game

by Matt Singledecker
Westview runs into motivated Tualatin, loses in five innings In time, the open wound of getting royally ambushed on the state’s biggest stage will heal for the Westview softball team. The…
TIMES PHOTO: DAVID BALL - Jesuit third baseman Victorya Stallworth reaches out for a ball against Barlow in the second round of the Class 6A playoffs last week.
June 04, 2015

Crusaders don't hold early lead, bounced by Barlow

by Jeff Smith
For five innings, Jesuit softball pitcher Liv Strickland was nearly unhittable in her team’s Class 6A second round matchup against visiting Barlow on Wednesday, May 27. But the 12th-ranked…
TIMES FILE PHOTO - Jesuit senior shorstop Tommy Kaempf and Cole French  helped new head coach Colin Griffin and the rest of the Crusaders reach the second round of the Class 6A playoffs.
June 04, 2015

Jesuit scares Clackamas, comes up shy of quarterfinals

by Matt Singledecker
As the Jesuit baseball team descended off the team bus in Clackamas on Wednesday, May 27, with a passionate crowd and the top team in Class 6A awaiting them, head coach Colin Griffin came ready…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview freshman Valeti Fifita scored two runs in the Class 6A semifinals against Barlow including the game-winner in the bottom of the eighth to send the Wildcats to the state championship game.
June 04, 2015

Comeback 'Cats punch ticket to Corvallis

by Matt Singledecker
Westview didn’t have to prove its valor to anybody. The Wildcats checked that box in indelible ink when they pulled victory from the jaws of defeat against West Salem in the Class 6A state…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview senior second baseman Kylie Alto said she and the Wildcats are ready to avenge their April 9 loss to Tualatin and take home a Class 6A state title.
June 04, 2015

State-title bound Wildcats ready for Tualatin rematch

by Matt Singledecker
“We over Me” was nothing more than a hollow mirage, an empty rallying cry that fell on deaf ears of the Westview softball team when the Wildcats dropped a 3-2 decision to Tualatin back on April…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview senior second baseman Kylie Altos go-ahead three-run homer in the bottom of the sixth against West Salem helped send the Wildcats to the Class 6A semifinals for the second straight season.
June 04, 2015

Westview senior Kylie Alto's clutch three-run homer sends…

by Matt Singledecker
Senior second baseman blasts go-ahead homer in sixth When the pivotal moment materializes and the postseason's pressure is at its apex, Westview's Kylie Alto never fails to pull the trigger. The…

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TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Jesuit'
s Tommy Mulflur and Michael Quinn took the 6A state championship doubles title over Sunsets Jared Lin and Ryan Chin on Saturday.
May 28, 2015

Mulflur, Quinn down Sunset for state title

by Jeff Smith
Jesuit doubles team takes out Apollos It was an all-Metro League boys doubles final at the Class 6A boys state tournament on Saturday, May 23, with the top-seeded Jesuit duo of Tommy Mulflur and…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Beaverton's Sam Noyer, Casey Cornwell, Rob Lavey and the rest of the Beaver baseball team celebrates Noyers game-winning hit in the second round of the 6A playoffs on Wednesday.
May 28, 2015

Noyer does it again, Beaverton off to the quarterfinals

by Matt Singledecker
Junior pitcher stars on hill, hits homer, drives in GW run Beaverton's Mr. Clutch was at it again on Wednesday night, only this time in a game with much higher stakes and his team's season…
TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Jesuit's Nicole Peterson and Danielle Larner took second at the 6A state championships on Saturday.
May 28, 2015

Peterson, Larner come close, can't clinch title

by Jeff Smith
Jesuit doubles' team takes second place They battled to the end, but the Jesuit duo of Nicole Peterson and Danielle Larner were unable to overcome top-seeded Emily and Taylor Rees of Lincoln in…
TIMES FILE PHOTO - Southridge senior shortstop Bryce Roesch and the Skyhawks lost 5-2 to Oregon City in the first round of the 6A state playoffs on Monday.
May 28, 2015

Skyhawks can't overcome Oregon City in first round

by Jeff Smith
Southridge struggles at the dish, bows out For the majority of this season, offense had been the strength of the Southridge baseball team as it contended for a Metro League championship.…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Valley Catholic senior Wilder Boyden won the 1,500 and 3,000 at the 4A track and field state championships at Hayward Field on Saturday.
May 28, 2015

Boyden closes career with pair of state titles

by Matt Singledecker
What is means to be an individual state champion, what it takes to stand at the peak of your craft was never real to Wilder Boyden. Previously the second banana to Cooper Roach for three seasons…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE  - Jesuit junior Julian Body won both the 110-meter and 300 hurdle state championships on Saturday at Hayward Field. Body also helped the Jesuit 4 X 400 relay team take third overall.
May 28, 2015

Body goes back-to-back

by Matt Singledecker
Jesuit hurdler takes low and high hurdle titles Too easy. That’s how Jesuit’s Julian Body made the 300-meter intermediate hurdles look at the Class 6A state track meet on Saturday, May 23, and…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Beaverton senior catcher and Ryan Hill and the Beavers beat Barlow 1-0 in the first round of the 6A state playoffs on Monday.
May 28, 2015

Beaver baseball trying to go deep in 6A playoffs

by Matt Singledecker
Beaverton out to avenege last year's early exit It's a loss Josh Hill has tried to permanently erase fom his memory, but to no avail. Flying high after a three-game sweep of Jesuit and a share…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Jesuit senior Cole French threw a complete game against West Salem in the first round of the 6A playoffs on Monday to help the Crusaders advance to the second round.
May 28, 2015

French, Crusaders roll in first round win

by Matt Singledecker
Senior throws shutout in playoff opener for Jesuit No player on the Jesuit baseball team's roster knows the pitfalls of the postseason like Cole French. As a sophomore in 2013, French got the…
TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Jesuit junior Bess Waldram on her first ever 6A state championship on Saturday over Lake Oswegos Kate Day to help the Crusaders take the team title.
May 28, 2015

Waldram wipes out 6A field, takes state title

by Jeff Smith
Jesuit tennis star storms to 6A crown Jesuit’s Bess Waldram was the top seed heading into last week’s Class 6A girls state tennis tournament, and by week's end, the junior standout left very…
TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - Westview senior second baseman Kylie Alto hit a three-run homer in the second inning against Franklin on Monday to help the Wildcats roll to a 10-0 win.
May 28, 2015

Wildcat softball crushes Quakers in first round

by Matt Singledecker
Katie Whetstine and the rest of the Westview softball want a state title, plain and simple. The business-like Wildcats make no bones about their ultimate goal. Plastered on Westview’s leftfield…




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