GreyWolves ready for first pitch Friday

GreyWolves ready for first pitch Friday

The Gresham GreyWolves are ready to throw out the first pitch in franchise history when they take...

Pioneers fall in first round to Dallas

Pioneers fall in first round to Dallas

5A SOFTBALLFirst-round playoff Team Score #6 Dallas9Sandy1 DALLAS — The Dallas...

No doubt - Saints take title

No doubt - Saints take title

NWAC SOFTBALLChampionship game Team Score Mt. Hood CC7Douglas College2 Mt. Hood...

DeWolfe doubles up at Hayward

DeWolfe doubles up at Hayward

EUGENE — Sandy picked up a pair of top-10 team finishes at last weekend’s 5A state...


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SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Mt. Hoods Mitchell Rose accepts the teams South Region championship trophy before their quarterfinal loss to Pierce in Thursdays NWAC tournament.
June 01, 2016

Gloves betray Mt. Hood in opener

by Parker Lee
NWAC BASEBALLQuarterfinals Team Score Pierce10Mt. Hood CC2 One nightmare inning delivered a major blow to the Mt. Hood Saints’ hopes at a title run before that run ever really got started. Mt.…
SANDY POST: DAVID BALL - Mt. Hood CC teammates Danelle Woodcock and Kinnah Rhodes come to the finish line for a 1-2 finish in the 100-meter dash.
June 01, 2016

Mt. Hood's Woodcock earns top-point honors

by David Ball
Danelle Woodcock’s opponents at the Northwest Athletic Conference track championships learned that the only way to beat her was to not allow her to run. The Barlow High product, a rookie a Mt.…
THE OUTLOOK: DAVID BALL - Mt. Hoods Tiara Champ leads the charge out of the dugout to embrace teammate Rachel Rutledge, 8, after she came home with the winning run in the eighth inning Sunday.
June 01, 2016

Saints reach Northwest finale

by David Ball
NWAC SOFTBALLChampionship semifinals Team Score Mt. Hood CC5Douglas College ... 8 innings4 DELTA PARK — There was a party going on in the dugout Sunday afternoon, but you had to be wearing a Mt.…


SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Sandy High girls coach Greg Thorson talks strategy with Sidney Richards and Zewdi Cass during a switchover at state last week.
June 01, 2016

Tennis teams crack top 10 at state

by Parker Lee
The Sandy tennis teams wrapped up successful seasons at the 5A state championships last week. The boys and girls teams each got one victory on Thursday at the Portland Tennis Center to crack the…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Teammates Audrey Seipert and Mattie Burns discus batting strategy during last weeks 3-0 qualifier win over Hermiston.
June 01, 2016

Seipert sends Sandy to the playoffs

by Parker Lee
5A SOFTBALLPlay-in qualifier Team Score Sandy 3Hermiston0 Sandy senior Audrey Seipert doesn’t know what it feels like to miss the playoffs. She was a freshman relief pitcher when the Pioneers…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - A young fan gets a fist-pump from GreyWolves mascot GriGio during Saturdays FanFest at Oslund Field.
May 17, 2016

GreyWolves greet Gresham

by Parker Lee
The Gresham GreyWolves - new collegiate summer baseball team in East County - got their first chance to meet and greet their fans as the club hosted a preseason FanFest on Saturday at Mt. Hood…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Sandys Dante DeSimone hits a backhand return on his way to the district singles title last week at Parkrose High.
May 17, 2016

DeSimone takes home NWOC singles title

by Parker Lee
The Sandy boys tennis team represented itself admirably at last week’s Northwest Oregon Conference district tournament. The Pioneers crowned one district champion and qualified three players for…
SANDY POST: DAVID BALL - Sandy Highs Cliff Worthylake finished sixth at the 4A regional tournament at Trysting Tree last week. The Sandy boys earned a team berth into this weeks 5A championships.
May 17, 2016

Solid finish sends golf team to state

by David Ball
The Sandy High boys golf team punched a ticket to the 5A state tournament by packing two players into the top-10 and having another on the fringe of the leaderboard at last week’s regional…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Sandys Sidney Richards closes out a point with an overhead smash at the net.
May 17, 2016

Sandy girls finish second on courts

by Parker Lee
May 11 was a banner day for the Sandy girls tennis team at the Northwest Oregon Conference district championships. The Pioneers had five players qualify for the state tournament as two doubles…
SANDY POST: DAVID BALL - Sandys Austin DeWolfe comes off the turn alongside Libertys Aidan Maloney in the 300-meter hurdle finals. DeWolfe would go on to win the race by a stride.
May 17, 2016

DeWolfe and Callaway double up

by David Ball
WILSONVILLE — The Sandy boys track team finished as district runner-up at Friday’s Northwest Oregon Conference championship meet. The Pioneers saw a pair of athletes double up on the track,…

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THE OUTLOOK: DAVID BALL - Mt. Hood CC ace Kayla Byers trots back to the dugout after striking out a batter to end an inning during a 5-2 win over Clackamas last week.
May 16, 2016

Byers powers a potent pitching staff

by David Ball
It’s hard to hit what you don’t see. That’s the philosophy for Mt. Hood Community College softball coach Meadow McWhorter, who is in her 13th season with the Saints’ program that routinely is…
THE OUTLOOK: DAVID BALL - Mt. Hood CCs Rachel Rutledge comes home after hitting a home run during the Saints 6-3 win in Game 2 over SW Oregon on Saturday.
May 11, 2016

Home run shots make the difference

by David Ball
NWAC SOFTBALLSouth Region Team Score Mt. Hood CC6SW Oregon CC3 The Mt. Hood CC softball team remained in first place in the South Region with a doubleheader sweep against SW Oregon on Saturday,…
May 11, 2016

Saints stay in South Region hunt

by Parker Lee
Mt. Hood won the first three games of the weekend series against Chemeketa The Mt. Hood Community College baseball team picked up a big series win, taking three out of four from Chemeketa on…
SANDY POST: PARKER LEE - Sandys Sam Brewster is welcomed at home plate and knocking one over the fence in Fridays 6-4 win over St. Helens.
May 16, 2016

Seipert steals the show

by Parker Lee
5A SOFTBALLNorthwest Oregon Conference Team Score Sandy6St. Helens4 Audrey Seipert did a little bit of everything for the Sandy softball team on Friday. The senior pitcher put the Pioneers on…
SANDY POST: DAVID BALL - Sandys Cliff Worthylake, left, and Payton Andrews finished among the leagues top-10 scorers on the golf links this spring. Worthylake ranked No. 1 with a 77.3 average.
May 16, 2016

Worthylake tops boys golf league's scoring list

by David Ball
Sandy High junior Cliff Worthylake found himself at the top of the leaderboard after seven rounds of Northwest Oregon Conference boys golf, finishing the regular season 12 strokes ahead of…
May 16, 2016

Carson Dwyre's banner season is cut short

by Parker Lee
Carson Dwyre was well on his way. The former Sandy Pioneer has long dreamed of pitching for a four-year college baseball program. After a sensational senior season at Sandy in which he led the…
TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Beaverton's Karac Leyva slides home to score in his team's 4-3 loss to Jesuit at Jesuit High School on Friday.
May 10, 2016

Friday's top five: Check out the five biggest games from May 6

by Miles Vance
The arms showed up on Friday. So did the bats, the gloves and the speed. Together, they created a bunch of big games, great plays and lifetime memories. And with all that excitement going on,…
GRAPHIC PHOTO: SETH GORDON - St. Paul freshman Justin Herberger leaps to avoid a tag from East Linn Christian Academy catcher Bryant Mizsei and score the first run of the game during the fourth inning. Herberger was ruled out, but the Bucks (14-3, 10-2) posted four runs in the bottom of the fifth to earn a 4-0 win and remain atop the OSAA 2A/1A Special District 2 standings.
May 06, 2016

High school baseball and softball scores are here for May 6

by Miles Vance
Now that — and by that, we're talking Friday's awesome weather — felt like spring. But of course, it wasn't just the sunshine that made it feel like spring — there was also the crack of the bat,…
NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: AMANDA MILES - Forest Grove's Sierra Gunderson (right) and Kinsey Barnett can't quite field a ball near second base during a 15-3 defeat to McNary on Friday.
May 06, 2016

Check out our best high school baseball and softball photos from…

by Miles Vance
After two consecutive Fridays of intermittent rain and way too many cancellations, the sun smiled down warmly on Oregon's high school baseball and softball players on Friday. In response, those…
THE OUTLOOK: PARKER LEE - The Saints J.T. Williams squares to put a bunt in play.
May 04, 2016

Saints ice out Penguins

by Parker Lee
Mt. Hood Community College ace Seth Rayburn hasn’t needed much run support this season. In Saturday’s series opener against Clark, the Saints gave it to him, anyway. Mt. Hood bombarded the…