Vikings mix it up against Mac

Vikings mix it up against Mac

Forest Grove athletes try some new events during a GVC dual versus rival McMinnville The Vikings...

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...

Singles play has sparked Forest Grove tennis

Singles play has sparked Forest Grove tennis

Viking boys win three matches last week behind a talented crop of singles players The Forest...


Forest Grove's Sports

April 21, 2015

Pacific wraps perfect season in NWC play

by (none)
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

by (none)
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

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…
April 15, 2015

In Brief

by Pamplin Media Group
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.…
April 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…
April 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…
April 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.
April 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…

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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

by (none)
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…
Apr 02, 2015

Greyhounds climb state power rankings

by Amanda Miles
Gaston's softball team is off to a perfect start under first-year head coach Erin Guidarelli This year’s Gaston softball team is a bit of an enigma. Actually, given a turnout of 11 girls, the…
Apr 02, 2015

New Gaston baseball coach has high expectations

by Zack Palmer
Ray Gardner takes over for Greyhounds and focuses on building up the program First-year Gaston baseball coach Ray Gardner will face a lot of challenges this season, but there’s one thing he…
Apr 02, 2015

Basketball camp draws record turnout

by Amanda Miles
Forest Grove hosts more than 140 kids at the annual Spring Break Hoops Camp The numbers just keep climbing for Greg Evers. Last year, the Forest Grove boys basketball coach helmed a spring break…
Apr 02, 2015

Braves readyfor anotherdeep run instate playoffs

by Zack Palmer
Banks softball hopes to find itself back in the state title chase When Banks softball coach Jenny Compton got on the bus following her team’s 4-3 loss to Henley in last year’s Class 4A state…
Apr 02, 2015

In Brief

by (none)
Mayhugh tabbed for weekly honor For the second straight week, Pacific attacker Amy Mayhugh has been named the Northwest Conference women’s lacrosse student-athlete of the week. The conference…
Mar 25, 2015

Braves already flashing midseason form on track

by Amanda Miles
One meet into the season, several Banks athletes are already posting personal bests If Banks keeps this up, this could be a very fine track and field season, indeed. The Braves track squads…




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