Kicker: Washington County Special Olympics  Hed: Golfers find a home at McKay Creek

Kicker: Washington County Special Olympics Hed: Golfers find a home at McKay Creek

Partnership between Special Olympics team and Hillsboro course has lasted for years Steve Scott...

Mitsui's long ball helps Hops get on track

Mitsui's long ball helps Hops get on track

Hillsboro snaps 1-5 stretch with important 3-0 win against Tri-City That’s more like the...

Swanson makes anticipated debut in Hillsboro

Swanson makes anticipated debut in Hillsboro

Arizona sends its No. 1 overall draft pick to start his professional career with the Hops It was...


Hillsboro's Sports

HILLSBORO TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO - After 11 years at the helm of the Glencoe softball program, Jacy Jukkala resigned earlier this summer to take a counseling position at Southridge High School in Beaverton.
August 28, 2015

Saying farewell as coach embarks on new adventure

by Amanda Miles
I heard more than a month ago that Jacy Jukkala had resigned from her post as the longtime Glencoe softball head coach. Covering as many high school teams as I do, I don’t write a story every…
August 28, 2015

Fall sports get under way

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Fall sports get under way Another summer has flown by and fall sports practices are in full swing at high schools around the state. Jamborees and even a cross-country meet are kicking contests…
HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTO: KENT FRASURE - 
Hillsboro's Sergio Alcantara slides safely into home plate in front of a tag from Vancouver catcher Josh Reavis in the fifth inning of Sunday's Northwest League baseball game.
August 19, 2015

Hops maintain league lead

by Amanda Miles
Hillsboro splits two exciting games with Vancouver and remains in first place in the South Division They win some, they lose some — but it seems like they often make it dramatic either way. That…
August 19, 2015

In Brief

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Hilhi, Century alumni football Hillsboro and Century high schools will be holding a full-contact alumni football game at Hare Field on Saturday. Dubbed the “Battle in the Boro,” the game will…
PORTLAND TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JOHN LARIVIERE - Central Catholic High senior Brady Breeze and the Rams will chase a third consecutive Class 6A  championship in 2015.
August 17, 2015

Check out our new 'PREP FOOTBALL' tab

by Miles Vance
The new feature will allow web readers to see all our coverage of high school football There hasn’t been one kickoff yet. Not one pass thrown, tackle made or helmet knocked against another in…
HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Hillsboro Hops catcher Alexis Olmeda looks up for confirmation that he was safe after scoring the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning of last Saturday's game against Boise.
August 12, 2015

Hops keep rolling along

by Amanda Miles
Hillsboro rattles off a six-game win streak dating back to before the all-star break The Hops have put together some good stretches this summer — but so far this one tops them all. On Aug. 2,…
COURTESY PHOTO: EVAN MARK ZURBANO - Tabor Waterstreet, of Forest Grove, rides his mountain bike on the trails around Hagg Lake at Saturday's sprint triathlon.
August 12, 2015

Hagg Lake remains busy with off-road triathlon

by Amanda Miles
XTERRA Portland brings its brand of off-road triathlon and duathlon races to Hagg Lake The races never stop at Scoggins Valley Park and Hagg Lake, it seems, especially in the summer. Last…
August 12, 2015

Catching up with Hops players both near and far

by Amanda Miles
It’s that time of the summer. Each year, a new crop of Hops arrives in Hillsboro and you start getting to know them, learning back stories, developing favorites. And then you blink and suddenly…
NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - A group of cyclists from last week's USA Cycling regional talent identification camp go on a guided ride near Forest Grove last Thursday. The camp annually draws some of the Northwest's top junior cyclists.
August 07, 2015

Pacific hosts annual cycling camp

by Zack Palmer
Last week, Pacific University played host for the sixth time to USA Cycling’s regional talent identification camp, which draws some of the top junior cyclists in the Northwest to Forest Grove…
August 07, 2015

Is it soccer? Is it golf? Foot golf is a bit of both

by Travis Loose
Golf is not a sport for those who can’t cope with feelings of frustration, anger and sadness. I’ve tried golf. I wasn’t great. But I was a decent soccer player in high school. Recently, at…

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Aug 06, 2015

Hilhi, Century alumni football game gets green light

by Zack Palmer
The two local high schools are staging a full-contact alumni game later this month If you played football at Hilhi or Century, dust off your cleats and prepare for the chance to suit up for your…
Aug 06, 2015

In Brief

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Volleyball camps coming up soon Both Hillsboro and Glencoe high schools will be hosting volleyball camps next week. Hilhi’s camp is for girls in grades 7-12 and will run from Aug. 11-13; Glencoe’s…
Aug 06, 2015

Hops enjoy all-star experience

by Zack Palmer
Hillsboro has four players selected to represent the Northwest League at Tuesday's all-star game Most of the Hillsboro Hops enjoyed a few days of rest this week during the annual all-star break,…
Jul 31, 2015

Hops win first-half title, clinch NWL playoff berth

by Amanda Miles
Hillsboro takes care of business and locks up the South Division first-half championship The Hops will get the chance to defend their title. Hillsboro did not wait until the last minute to lock…
Jul 31, 2015

Hagg Lake hosts relay event

by Amanda Miles
Runners have lots of choices at the annual Pick Your Poison Relay around Hagg Lake Not often do you get so many choices all at the same time. Feel like running on the roads or trails? Going it…
Jul 31, 2015

Blaze catch fire during fourth-place tourney run

by Amanda Miles
Local players power the Northwest Blaze to seven straight wins in Hillsboro last week What an impressive run that was — and perhaps all the more so because they did it the hard way. Last week’s…
Jul 30, 2015

In Brief

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Wrestling camp on the horizon The Forest Grove wrestling program will be hosting a camp for athletes in grades 3-12 next week. The camp will run from Aug. 3-5 and will cost $100 per camper, with…
HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTO: KENT FRASURE - Hillsboro Hops pitcher Jared Miller delivers a pitch during Tuesday's Northwest League game against the Everett AquaSox. The Hops lost 4-1 but still sit in first place in the South Division.
Jul 22, 2015

Hops hunting for playoff berth

by Amanda Miles
As the first half of the season draws to a close, Hillsboro is in position to win the South Division While Tuesday night’s result was not the one the Hops wanted, they are still right where they…
Jul 22, 2015

National tourney comes to Hillsboro

by Amanda Miles
Four local softball players, two of them from Liberty, will take the field for the Northwest Blaze this week Sometimes the end is not quite the end. Late this spring, recent Liberty graduates…
Jul 22, 2015

Local players help NW Bullets win national title

by Amanda Miles
Macy Besuyen and MaKenna Partain lift their summer team to victory in Nevada MaKenna Partain and Macy Besuyen have played in plenty of big games, and won plenty of them. But this one — it ranks…



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