Woodburn can't rally from big deficit

Woodburn can't rally from big deficit

Bulldog boys basketball team gets behind early, falls 71-63 to Lebanon Wednesday night For 24...

Woodburn girls drop pair to open league schedule

Woodburn girls drop pair to open league schedule

Bulldogs fall 47-44 to South Albany, expect to bounce back this week against Lebanon and Crescent...

Brotherly Love

Brotherly Love

Woodburn wrestlers learned love of sport from older brothers, who are now assistant coaches The...

Huskies enter league play looking strong

Huskies enter league play looking strong

Fifth-ranked boys finish preseason with double overtime loss Before the season began, the North...

Huskies get hot

Huskies get hot

North Marion girls turn a corner heading into league The North Marion girls basketball team knew...


Woodburn Area's Sports

Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Posting up - Elizabeth Brentano rises for a shot Friday during St. Paul's 51-30 victory over Central Linn.
January 21, 2015

St. Paul learns a tough lesson

by Phil Hawkins
It’s no secret that basketball is about ball control. The most successful teams are those best able to protect the ball on offense and disrupt opposing ball-handlers on defense. It’s what the…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - Upset minded - Jackson Conner brings the ball up court during St. Paul's 50-49 upset of No. 6 Kennedy Jan. 13 in Mt. Angel.
January 21, 2015

Bucks' up and down season continues

by Phil Hawkins
Make no mistake, the Tri-River Conference is going to be a dog fight this year in the world of boys basketball. Outside of No. 8 Regis, which has made it through the first five games of the…
January 21, 2015

Gervais boys fall to Salem schools

by Phil Hawkins
The Gervais boys basketball team had little luck visiting the state’s capital last week after losing a pair of games to top-ranked Salem schools in a five-day span. The Cougars (10-6, 2-2…
January 21, 2015

North Marion boosters

by Phil Hawkins
The next meeting for the North Marion High School booster club is scheduled for Feb. 3 at 3:30 p.m. in the North Marion Middle School commons. The booster club consists of parents and community…
January 21, 2015

Woodburn boys set sights on playoffs despite losses

by Phil Hawkins
Woodburn boys basketball coach Enrique Sandoval knew this year’s team would be a work in progress. The Bulldogs entered the 2014-15 season with only a handful of returning players and precious…
January 21, 2015

PRYDE positions open

by Phil Hawkins
North Marion PRYDE is in need of two coordinators for spring sports season. The Rookies and Little Hitters baseball programs must have coordinators in place before the two sports can open for…
January 21, 2015

Kidz Love Soccer

by Phil Hawkins
Woodburn Recreation and Parks is accepting registration for spring soccer instructional clinics for a variety of skill and age groups. Kidz Love Soccer teaches age-appropriate activities, skill…
January 21, 2015

Hitting clinic

by Phil Hawkins
Former San Diego Padres player Don Reynolds will be at the North Marion Fieldhouse Friday hosting a hitting clinic. The clinic is free for all North Marion baseball players who have registered…
January 21, 2015

Youth coaches needed

by Phil Hawkins
North Marion Youth Football and Cheer is looking for head coaches for the coming season. Positions are available for football teams at third and fourth grade, fifth and sixth grade, and seventh…
January 21, 2015

Mid-Valley Youth Baseball

by Phil Hawkins
Registration will be open at the end of the month for spring youth baseball from first through eighth grade. Registration dates are Jan. 26 and 27 at Gervais High School from 6 to 8 p.m. or Jan.…

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Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - Kennedy junior Jacob Lopez led the Trojans with 15 points and seven rebounds in the team's come-from-behind victory against Western Mennonite on Jan. 6.
Jan 14, 2015

Roundup: Streaking Trojans haven't lost in three weeks

by Phil Hawkins
The Kennedy boys basketball team's five-game win streak appeared to be in jeopardy after falling behind 17-10 in the first quarter to No. 9 Western Mennonite on Jan. 6. But the Trojans never…
Jan 14, 2015

North Marion swimmers enthusiastic heading into season's second…

by Phil Hawkins
As the North Marion swim team heads into its second meet of the new year, the Huskies appear to be entering the second half of the 2014-15 winter season on a high note. The team is breaking in a…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - Woodburn junior Jacob Shepherd (on top) shook off an 8-4 decision to Crescent Valley's Parker Deford (on bottom) to win his final two matches on Friday, first via 20-17 decision against South Albany's Nick Smith and then in a 1:51 pin over Silverton's Ryan Wells.
Jan 14, 2015

Bulldogs top Rebels at league four-way

by Phil Hawkins
The Bulldog wrestling team picked up a key win over the Crescent Valley Raiders Friday night before losing a pair of duals to South Albany and Silverton at Woodburn High School Friday night.…
Photo Credit: PHIL HAWKINS - Gervais senior Valeria Vargas scored four points and had four rebounds in the Cougars 57-27 loss to No. 5 Scio. Gervais is 0-3, including losses to two ranked opponents, to open 2015.
Jan 14, 2015

Schedule, injuries prove difficult for Gervais girls

by Phil Hawkins
The Gervais girls basketball team was without two players due to injury when they tipped off Friday against the No. 5 Scio Loggers. By the time the final horn blew in the team’s 57-27 loss, they…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF WOODBURN WRESTLING TEAM - Woodburn senior Eddie Bravo was 3-1 in dual competition at the Northwest Duals before breaking his wrist in his final match, putting his season in jeopardy.
Jan 07, 2015

Shorthanded Bulldogs compete at NW Duals

by Phil Hawkins
Senior and captain Eddie Bravo could be out for the season with a broken wrist The Woodburn wrestlers may not have had their full team at Westview High School to finish 2014 at the annual…
Jan 07, 2015

Cougars lose top wrestler at Willamina

by Phil Hawkins
The Gervais wrestling team suffered a devastating injury over the weekend that may cost the Cougars their top wrestler for the remainder of the season. Senior team captain Nikita Kalugin…
Photo Credit: JO WHEAT - North Marion's Damian Chavez scored a 5-3 decision over Stayton's Cooper Goguen, one of five victories for the Huskies' 152-pounder. Teammates Tyler Saucedo (170 pounds) and Casey Roberts (126) (below) also went unbeaten for North Marion, while Triston Rostocil (113), Derek Estrada (120) and Adam Keller (132) each finished 4-1 at the Tod Surmon Invitational hosted by West Albany High School on Saturday.
Jan 07, 2015

North Marion trio leads Husky wrestling team

by Phil Hawkins
Tyler Saucedo, Damian Chavez and Casey Roberts go 5-0 at West Albany It was a banner day for three of North Marion’s top wrestlers, as the Huskies traveled south to West Albany High School on…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - St. Paul senior Remy Brentano drives to the lane against Gervais post Jelayna Bastidas in the Bucks 51-28 victory over the Cougars on Saturday.
Jan 14, 2015

Bucks declaw Cougars in season's final non-league contest

by Seth Gordon
Speeding up the game helps the Buckaroos erase early deficit and roll to 51-28 win over Gervais In his experience, St. Paul girls basketball assistant coach Dave Matlock has found that the first…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - Gervais senior center Kylor Kelley (left) rises for an attempted block against St. Paul junior wing Jackson Connor in the Cougars 38-36 victory over the Buckaroos on Saturday.
Jan 07, 2015

Cougars nip Bucks in first game of 2015

by Phil Hawkins
Saturday’s contest between the St. Paul and Gervais boys basketball teams featured a pair of squads entering 2015 going in two different directions. The Cougars built an early double-digit lead…
Jan 07, 2015

Basketball roundup

by Phil Hawkins
Woodburn girls basketball The Bulldogs picked up their second straight victory with a 61-41 home victory over St. Helens on Dec. 29. Woodburn (5-4) has won all five of its contests this season…




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