Oregon sports history
Jan. 6, 1982
Dale Mitchell leads the Portland Timbers' indoor North American Soccer League team with 21 points (nine goals, three assists) after the team's 3-4 start.
Four NBA rookies Peter Verhoeven, Peter Gudmundsson, Jeff Lamp and Darnell Valentine are contributing but not getting a lot of playing time for the Trail Blazers.
No. 1-ranked Parkrose High defeats No. 4 Glencoe 42-40. The Broncos, led by Steve Woodside, Mike Stipe and Rick Osborn, improve to 6-0, with Glencoe falling to 5-1.
At Portland Meadows, Friday's 10-race horse card is called off because of a dispute between management and the Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Associaition over how to deal with wagering that is down 8 percent from last season.