A race of wild proportions

A race of wild proportions

A team of local competitors prepare for the national wild horse racing finals this weekend A trio...

Kennedy handles business at home, captures conference championship

Kennedy handles business at home, captures conference championship

Trojans, Bucks advance to state, could meet again in second round The Kennedy volleyball team...

Huskies' Barrow finishes second,  qualifies for cross country finals

Huskies' Barrow finishes second, qualifies for cross country finals

After going almost a decade between appearances, the North Marion Huskies will be represented in...

Bulldogs climb rankings, clinch conference title

Bulldogs climb rankings, clinch conference title

With the regular season coming to a close, the Woodburn boys soccer team continues to play at a...

Kennedy's Co-Champions

Kennedy's Co-Champions

Adrian Parra and Kaylin Cantu bring home district titles from the Trojans' cross country team For...

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Julio Olmos
October 29, 2014

Woodburn's Olmos qualifies for state cross country finals

by Phil Hawkins
Senior becomes first Bulldog in three years to advance to state championships When Woodburn senior Julio Olmos crossed the finish line at the Mid-Willamette Conference Championships on…
Photo Credit: JO WHEAT - North Marion's Tyler Saucedo, Damian Chavez and Shane McKillip team up to take down Cascade running back Hunter Thomas in the Huskies season-ending 31-14 loss to the Cougars on Friday.
October 29, 2014

Football roundup: Huskies season comes to a close

by Phil Hawkins
The 2014 North?Marion football season came to an end after the Huskies were eliminated from playoff contention following a 31-14 home loss to No. 4 Cascade Friday night. The Huskies fell behind…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - North Marion's Dennis Zapata (right) scored in the opening minutes against Stayton on Oct. 21, but the No. 2 Eagles outscored the No. 4 Huskies 3-1 over the remainder of the match to claim the victory.
October 29, 2014

Roundup: Huskies lose to Stayton in top-5 rematch

by Phil Hawkins
The second game between two of the best teams in 4A boys soccer promised to be great, and No. 4 North Marion and No. 2 Stayton did not disappoint Oct. 21 at Willamette University in Salem. The…
October 29, 2014

Bucks' victory puts team near playoffs

by Phil Hawkins
St. Paul football team needs to beat Kennedy to avoid playoff tie-breakers The St. Paul football game pulled within one win of the playoffs after running through the Santiam Wolverines Friday…
October 22, 2014

Roundup: Kennedy football shut out by No. 1 Rams

by Phil Hawkins
The Trojans suffered their first regular season shutout since 2007 after falling losing 19-0 to the No.1-ranked Regis Rams on Friday. Regis scored 19 points in the second quarter, including two…
October 22, 2014

Woodburn selects JV coach to lead girls basketball team

by Phil Hawkins
Rudy Loza plans to run up-tempo offense this season Woodburn High School didn’t have to look far to find a replacement for former girls basketball coach Hank Vredenberg. His successor was…
Photo Credit: JO WHEAT - North Marion senior Shane McKillip runs through an attempted tackle in the Huskies' 32-6 road victory over the Newport Cubs on Friday.
October 22, 2014

Huskies stay in playoff race

by Phil Hawkins
North Marion's 32-6 victory over Newport puts football team in tie for third place The Huskies are going to have to schedule more trips to the coast. The North Marion football team scored 20…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - Francisco Martinez put the Bulldogs up 2-1 against South Albany last week, but Woodburn couldn't hold off the Rebels after playing a man down for the majority of the game, ending with a 2-2 draw.
October 21, 2014

Woodburn keeps on rolling

by Phil Hawkins
Despite playing a man down, the Bulldogs hold on for a 2-2 draw against South Albany The Woodburn boys soccer team fell slightly behind in its race for the Mid-Willamette Conference title, but…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Kennedy's Amelia Grosjacques (right) and Lakin Susee celebrate a point in the No. 1 Trojans'  3-1 win over the visiting No. 7 St. Paul Buckaroos on Oct. 14.
October 22, 2014

Trojans trounce St. Paul, reclaim No. 1 rank

by Phil Hawkins
Kennedy volleyball team needs to win one of next two to claim first league title since 2006 The Kennedy volleyball team took a shot in the mouth from St. Paul and responded with three of its own…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - Senior Kris Huapeo has been a key cog in the Huskies offense this season, scoring 12 goals while assisting on seven more. Huapeo had a goal and an assist in North Marions 6-1 win over Philomath last week.
October 21, 2014

Huskies score at will in rematch against Warriors

by Phil Hawkins
The first time the North Marion boys soccer team played Philomath this season, they barely eked out a 4-3 win over the hosting Warriors. The Huskies made sure the rematch wasn’t nearly as close.…

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Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - The North Marion boys cross country team, from left, Klayton Pippert, Colin Barrow, Derek Terwilliger and Elbert Giron.
Oct 21, 2014

Huskies prepare to wrap cross country season

by Phil Hawkins
The 2014 fall cross country season is nearing its finish line, and the North Marion team has been encouraged over the past few weeks that they are beginning to peak at just the right time. The…
Photo Credit: KIM KNIGHT - Alexis Knight (left) and Sydney Walker are the two returning members to the North Marion equestrian team this season.
Oct 21, 2014

No horsing around

by Phil Hawkins
Participating in the equestrian team may be a year-round commitment, but North Marion's returning sophomores — Alexis Knight and Sydney Walker — say its worth the effort The North Marion…
Oct 15, 2014

Roundup: Woodburn boys open league play with two big victories

by Phil Hawkins
The Woodburn boys soccer team had an easy draw to begin its slate of league games against the Mid-Willamette Conference. Even though Silverton and Dallas didn’t have a win between them, the…
Oct 15, 2014

Bucks lose heartbreaker to Regis

by Seth Gordon
St. Paul's final-minute field goal attempt sails wide, resulting in a 31-29 loss Hosting defending 2A state runner-up and new Tri-River Conference opponent Regis Friday night at the rodeo…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - Woodburn senior Dago Diaz celebrates with teammates after scoring his first goal 21 seconds after the opening whistle against Corvallis. Diaz scored again in the 18th minute to give Woodburn its 2-0 margin of victory over the Spartans
Oct 15, 2014

Bulldogs strike quickly, knock off Corvallis

by Phil Hawkins
Woodburn boys soccer has won 35 straight conference games, dating back to the 2009 season. The Woodburn boys soccer team maintained its share of the lead in the race for the Mid-Willamette…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY OF MULTNOMAH UNIVERSITY - North Marion 2013 graduate Brittany Bowling (right) has been a key member of Multnomah University's volleyball team this season as the Lions starting setter.
Oct 14, 2014

Brittany Bowling: Staple at a changing university

by Josh Hauser
Former North Marion student athlete has found a home at Multnomah University Up until the current academic year, Multnomah University was just a quaint campus quietly nestled in southeast…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - North Marion junior Karly Griffin spikes the ball over the net for a kill in the Huskies big rally in the third set against Philomath on Oct. 7. The win was the second in a row for the Huskies, who entered the month on a six-game losing streak.
Oct 14, 2014

Huskies take down Philomath

by Phil Hawkins
Volleyball team rallies in final set to pick up second league win The North Marion volleyball team found itself down a number of times throughout its home match against Philomath Oct. 7. But no…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - The Gervais High School track is in the midst of a resurfacing project that will take three to six weeks until it is once again usable to the Gervais School District and community members. Once the temporary chain link fence surrounding the track has been removed, the school will not allow strollers, skate boards and bicycles on the track to help preserve the integrity of the track surface.
Oct 14, 2014

Gervais athletic facilities receive upgrade

by Phil Hawkins
The consolidation of the Gervais School District has been the catalyst for baseball, softball and gymnasium renovations Fans of Gervais School District athletics have likely noticed the chain…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - Gervais senior Elizabeth Soto traps the balls in the Cougars' 6-1 win over Taft last Wednesday.
Oct 14, 2014

Cougars making playoff push

by Phil Hawkins
Gervais' 6-1 victory over Taft puts the girls soccer team in control of its own playoff destiny It’s shaping up to be a three-team race for the final playoff berth in Special District 3, and the…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF RUTH DESANTIS - The Woodburn Women's Golf Club
Oct 08, 2014

Woodburn Women's Golf Club celebrates club championship

by Phil Hawkins
The Woodburn Women’s Golf Club held their annual club championship in September, sponsored by Bob Rhoades (center) of Legacy Financial Management. Ruth DeSantis won the two-game tournament with…



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