Marcus Larson/News-RegisterAlex Israel (2) is blocked by Austin Flues of Century on Friday.

Jags overpower McMinnville boys

No. 5-ranked Century handles the Grizzlies on the road Friday.

Linfield Media ServicesZach Meikle is welcomed to the floor by a cadre of Special Olympics athletes Friday night at Linfield.

Linfield men's basketball gets much needed win

The Wildcats split over the weekend with Puget Sound and Pacific.

Ben Schorzman/News-RegisterThe scene Thursday from McMinnville s first home wrestling match of the season.

Grizzlies pin Tigard 57-18

The McMinnville wrestling team is undefeated at 5-0 in regional dual meets.

Marcus Larson/News-RegisterMcMinnville guard Nicole Long (24) is hugged by Audrey McMillan (33) at the end of McMinnville s 46-45 win Friday at home vs. Century. Long broke the tie with a free throw with :00.5 remaining on the clock.

Long comes through for Grizzlies

McMinnville junior Nicole Long hit a game-winning free throw with 0.5 seconds left on the clock Friday, giving the Grizzlies a 46-45 win vs. Century.

Marcus Larson/News-RegisterMcMinnville post Matt Long gets his shot blocked Friday by Century s Austin Flues in the Grizzlies  68-50 loss to the Jaguars.

Grizzlies blocked by Jaguars

The McMinnville boys basketball team gives Century a fight but fades down the stretch. 

Salem area doctor did much for high school sports

Jim Walker's "Sports Fan" column.

Willamina girls basketball stays undefeated in WVL

First bout of rivalry between Spartans and Bulldogs goes to Willamina.

Pirates-Hawks meet for first time in 2013

Sports Editor Ben Schorzman's "On the Beat" column.

Marcus Larson/News-RegisterMcMinnville senior guard Grace McMillan shoots a 3-pointer during the Grizzlies  21-point win Tuesday vs. Hllsboro. The Grizzlies play at 5:45 p.m. Friday at home vs. Century.

Grizzlies harass Hillsboro in big win

McMinnville girls basketball plays at 5:45 p.m. Friday at home vs. Century.

Spartans win first league game, improve to 7-5

Sheridan boys basketball continues resurgence, Willamina still struggling.

Marcus Larson/News-RegisterMcMinnville s Graham Shaw keeps his team s lead in the 200-yard medley relay, which the Grizzlies won in 1:44.62 Tuesday vs. the Tualatin Timberwolves. Mac won 120-50.

Mac splits with Tualatin

Mac boys swimming blows out Tualatin, girls drop first dual meet.

Tualatin gets better of Grizzlies in first meeting of the season

Mac boys and girls basketball both lose at Tualatin, play Hillsboro on Tuesday.

Football is rough, but so are some other sports

News-Register sports columnist Jim Walker's, "Sports Fan" column.

Marcus Larson/News-RegisterA wide shot of Willamina s gym during the Bob Bishop Invite on Saturday. The Bulldogs, ranked No. 1 at 3A, placed second at their annual home event.

Full house for annual tournament

Willamina finishes second at its 16-team home tournament Saturday.

Mac wrestling finishes second in Pendleton

The McMinnville wrestling team heads into January having competed well in some big tournaments.

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