Bruins split, settle for second-place tie

Bruins split, settle for second-place tie

George Fox goes 2-2 versus Pacific, setting up a rematch in the opening round of the Northwest...

Newberg adjusting to life in the Three Rivers League

Newberg adjusting to life in the Three Rivers League

Class 6A boys tennis — The Tigers beat Canby and edge Lake Oswego, but miss many...

Tigers growing in fits and spurts

Tigers growing in fits and spurts

Class 6A boys lacrosse — Struggling to find consistency, Newberg falls to La Salle and...

St. Paul drops three in close games

St. Paul drops three in close games

2A baseball — The Bucks come up just shy in league losses to Perrydale, Kennedy and Western...

Bruins squeak into conference tournament

Bruins squeak into conference tournament

GFU sports round-up — George Fox takes final game versus Linfield Sunday to finish in a tie...

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April 22, 2015

Newberg equestrian team will dispatch nine to state

by Seth Gordon
The Tigers place second in the North Valley District ALBANY — Thanks to a youthful infusion, the Newberg High School equestrian team grew in 2015 and will make a return trip to the OSHET state…
April 22, 2015

NHS downs Sherwood for the first time

by Seth Gordon
High school round-up — Tiger girls lacrosse team wins quadruple-overtime thriller 11-10 to claim second place in the Northwest Oregon League A year ago, the emerging Newberg girls lacrosse team…
SETH GORDON - Air attack - Miranda Edwords fires a shot through traffic during George Fox's 12-8 loss to Pacific April 8 at the Austin Sports Complex. Edwords, the team's leading scorer, had three goals in the loss.
April 15, 2015

Bruins show fight in pair of losses

by Seth Gordon
George Fox falls to Pacific and Puget Sound to drop to third in the Northwest Conference TACOMA, Wash. — Having already fallen to Pacific in its first Northwest Conference loss of the season…
SETH GORDON - Breaking free - Senior Ian Halstead makes his way through a group of Reynolds defenders during Newberg's 44-7 victory Saturday at Renne field. Halstead scored a try, hit three conversion kicks and made a 3-point penalty kick to account for 14 points.
April 15, 2015

Newberg boys thrash Reynolds 44-7

by Seth Gordon
Rugby — The unbeaten Tigers down the Raiders for the second year in a row After the Newberg boys rugby team’s lackluster performance in a 17-15 win over Lakeridge, head coach Rick Rogers didn’t…
SETH GORDON - On the go - Lexi Greer leads a fast break during Newberg's 11-8 victory over Hood River Valley Saturday at Loran Douglas Field. Greer and the Tigers (5-2) host Sherwood (6-1) at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in a key league match.
April 15, 2015

Tigers are earning their stripes on the pitch

by Seth Gordon
Newberg rebounds from Wilsonville loss to clip Hood River Valley 11-8 at home As a program on the rise, the Newberg girls lacrosse team is constantly trying to prove itself. After dispatching…
SETH GORDON - Special delivery - Branko Brown winds up for a pitch during Newberg's 6-1 home loss to Sherwood Friday. The Tigers have opened the season 4-4 under first-year head coach Jeff Holly.
April 15, 2015

Tigers searching for consistency

by Seth Gordon
Newberg looks to shore up its defense and improve its hitting to match its strong pitching First-year Newberg baseball coach Jeff Holly has been quite pleased with his pitching staff eight games…
SETH GORDON - Flamethrower - Madison Plummer hurls a pitch during Newberg's 6-4 loss to Gresham on April 8. It was the Tigers' fifth loss in a row, but the team snapped the skid with a 6-4 win at Beaverton Friday.
April 15, 2015

High school round-up: NHS snaps its losing skid

by Seth Gordon
BEAVERTON — After a hot start to the season, the Newberg softball team hit a rough patch as it lined up a preseason schedule against some of the best teams in the state. The Tigers’ struggles…
April 15, 2015

GFU sports round-up: Bruins take three of four, one game behind

by Seth Gordon
PARKLAND, Wash. — The George Fox softball team kept its hopes for a regular-season Northwest Conference title intact by sweeping Puget Sound and splitting with Pacific Lutheran over the weekend.…
April 15, 2015

April 15 sports briefs

by Seth Gordon
Private and home school swim lessons The Chehalem Aquatic Center is accepting new clients for private swim and home school swim lessons. Private lessons are a one-on-one teaching format and…
April 15, 2015

Bruins stunned at NWC Classic

by Seth Gordon
DIII women's golf — Whitworth and Whitman overtake No. 2 George Fox in final round of tourney TACOMA, Wash. — So far this season, No. 2-ranked George Fox has come through in just about every…

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SETH GORDON ---  - In relief -- Blake Stassi unfurls a pitch during George Fox's 14-4 loss to visiting Puget Sound Sunday. Stassi gave up three runs in three innings of relief.
Apr 08, 2015

Bruins remain in hunt for NWC baseball title

by Seth Gordon
GFU sports round-up: George Fox takes two of three from Puget Sound to pull within two games of league-leading Pacific Lutheran Although the George Fox baseball team finds itself in fifth place…
Apr 08, 2015

High school sports round-up: Bucks third at Tri-River Preview

by Seth Gordon
St. Paul opened up the track and field season in fine form, finishing third in both the girls and boys meets April 2 at the Tri-River Preview. David Elias won the 800 (2:06:50) and Pedro De La…
SETH GORDON --  - Launch pad -- Newberg senior Dallin Esmond throws the javelin during the Tigers' 75-69 victory over Lakeridge April 1 at NHS. Esmond placed second with a heave of 113 feet, 5 inches.
Apr 08, 2015

Tigers sweep Pacers in Three Rivers debut

by Seth Gordon
The Newberg boys prevail 79-66, with the girls edging Lakeridge 75-69 In high school track and field, the first or second league meet may turn out to be the deciding factor in a league…
SETH GORDON --  - Tracking back -- Senior midfielder Megan Seifert shadows a Tualatin player during Newberg's dramatic 18-15 come-from-behind victory April 1 in Tualatin.
Apr 08, 2015

Newberg pushing to reach the next level

by Seth Gordon
6A girls lacrosse — Tigers fall to perennial power Lakeridge, rebound for two wins Newberg is hoping to break into the upper echelon of girls lacrosse this season, which means the Tigers will…
GARY ALLEN --  - Ground stroke -- Israel Pintor hits a forehand during his loss to Tigard's Daniel Trahan April 1. Newberg won the overall match 7-1.
Apr 08, 2015

Mix of old and new for NHS tennis

by Seth Gordon
Tiger boys still strong as they welcome exchange student Nico Bolz and freshmen to TRL debut LAKE OSWEGO — Newberg made itself right at home in the new Three Rivers League last week, pounding…
PHIL HAWKINS --  - Locked in -- Tyler Smith releases a pitch during St. Paul's 6-5 win over visiting Perrydale March 31. Smith pitched three innings to pick up the win for the 4-0 Bucks.
Apr 08, 2015

Balance has St. Paul off to a 4-0 start

by Seth Gordon
Solid pitching and a balanced line-up help the Bucks hold off rival Perrydale 6-5 ST. PAUL — After opening the season with three convincing wins over two outmatched opponents, the St. Paul…
SETH GORDON ---  - Laying it down -- Julia Apodaca lays down a bunt during George Fox's 10-9 loss to Whitworth on Friday. The Pirates took three of four games to open up a two-game lead over the Bruins in the NWC standings.
Apr 08, 2015

Whitworth takes control in Northwest Conference title chase

by Gary Allen
The Pirates take three of four games in Newberg to open up a two-game lead over the Bruins After cruising to a 10-2 win and rallying to take a 9-8 lead over visiting Whitworth in game two of a…
GARY ALLEN - Special delivery - Madison Sorenson launches a pitch during George Fox's 6-5 victory over Linfield Sunday at Morse Athletic Fields. The Bruins swept a doubleheader over the Wildcats to remain in a first-place tie with Whitworth at 13-3 in Northwest Conference play.
Apr 01, 2015

Bruins sweep Wildcats

by Seth Gordon
George Fox also splits with Willamette to set up a showdown with fellow NWC leader Whitworth The George Fox softball team capped a busy and historic week by sweeping Northwest Conference and…
GARY ALLEN - Make way - Miranda Edwords tries to split a pair of Oberlin defenders during George Fox's 11-8 loss to Oberlin March 26 at the Austin Sports Complex. Edwords scored five goals in the loss, which was the Bruins' second of the season.
Apr 01, 2015

Bruins will learn from loss to Oberlin College

by Seth Gordon
George Fox sports round-up — Bruins fall 11-8, but the challenge of better competition will help upcoming showdown with Pacific University Losses aren’t the worst thing that can happen when it…
SETH GORDON - Dedicated to the game - Former Major League Baseball player Jeff Holly watches the action during Newberg's season-opening loss to South Salem last month. Holly lost his leg to complications from diabetes 18 months ago, but ‘could lose both my legs and I'd still be coaching kids.'
Apr 01, 2015

Former pro player Jeff Holly takes the helm at Newberg

by Pamplin Media Group
By Brett Tallman, Newberg Graphic correspondent Stop by Newberg High School to watch a baseball game this spring and you may see something you have never witnessed before. For the time being,…




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