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McMinnville’s boys’ cross country team is led by five dedicated runners - (l-r) Aiden Blackburn, Kylar Johnson, Zane Fodge, Marcus Graham and David Chupp.

Fast Five

Call them the Fast Five. McMinnville’s boys’ cross country team boasts a quintet of veteran athletes led by state runner-up Zane Fodge. Marcus Graham, David Chupp, Kylar Johnson and ...

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Dayton offensive guards Noah White and Kyle Cool add athleticism and leadership to the Pirates’ team. Both players remain crucial to Dayton’s league title chances.

Guards White, Cool anchor Dayton’s district title hopes

DAYTON – Leadership remains an essential quality for any high school football team to succeed. Coaches cherish proven veterans, whom they trust to execute on-field adjustments and direct ...

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Grizzly girls’ cross country runners Emily Cinnamon and Grace Bliven are confident the team can overcome rival Forest Grove this season.

Mac’s Cinnamon, Bliven fuel harriers in ‘burning The Grove’

“It’s time to burn The Grove.” Forest Grove, that is. McMinnville runner Emily Cinnamon believes the enduring rivalry with the Vikings fuels the Grizzlies’ cross country ...

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Grizzly senior quarterback Sam DuPuis is expected to take his game to the next level and lead McMinnville to a winning season.

All eyes on DuPuis

Only a few weeks from the start of his final season, McMinnville senior quarterback Sam DuPuis exudes confidence. Maintaining perspective, DuPuis appears ready to lead the Grizzlies against competitive ...

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Wayne Herring and Jim Connelly, pictured in the Dayton football field’s press box, have announced games for the Pirates for over 30 years.

Switching off the mic

DAYTON – Football games this season at Dayton High School’s Gubser Field will sound much different. Longtime announcers Jim Connelly and Wayne Herring, voices of the Pirates for over ...

Sports briefs August 14

Linfield hosts Kids’ Football Day Linfield College’s Wildcat Kids Day is scheduled for August 21 at Maxwell Field. The Wildcats open their doors to local athletes in grades one through eight ...

Senior golf scores

Bayou Golf Course, McMinnville, Friday, August 10 KP No. 3: Mike Michelini KP No. 7: Dave Owen LP No. 9: Dean Reeder LD No. 8: Duane Qualey LD No. 8: Jack Miller Low Gross No. 1: Charles Nagely 41 LG ...

Senior bowling scores

Walnut City Lanes Mixed League Thursday Summer Seniors Aug 9 TEAM SCORES High game scratch: Joker’s Wild, 584. High series scratch: Joker’s Wild, 1628. MEN High game scratch: Larry Malay, ...

Final Yamhill Co. Rodeo results

Final Yamhill County Fair results are as follows – Name Home Town Stock Score Money Won Bareback Riding Cole Snider 804 Fine Wine 84 $1,641.60 Barrel Racing Kaycie Teague Ellensburg 17.736 $622.22 Cindy ...

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Amity football players (l-r) West Streeter, Brian Hatch and Tyler Parr fly through an agility drill during Tuesday’s training camp. All three players are crucial to the flow of the Warrior offense.

Bigger, stronger, faster

AMITY – For the Amity Warriors’ football program, continuity remains crucial. Here’s a brief rundown of the various statistical leaders returning to the Amity gridiron this season: ...

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Jaime Garcia, pictured in a game against Valley Catholic last season, returns as the starting quarterback for the Tigers. He is a dual-threat at the position, using his speed and arm strength to defeat defenses.

Y-C football excited for ‘level playing field’

YAMHILL – “I’m excited to compete on a level playing field.” So said Yamhill-Carlton head coach Brennon Mossholder when asked about the upcoming Class 3A football season, ...

Senior bowling scores

Thursday Summer Seniors Aug 2 TEAM SCORES High game scratch: Joker’s Wild, 606. High series scratch: Joker’s Wild, 1643. MEN High game scratch: Joe Aspromonte, 224; Larry Malay, 222; Paul ...

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Will Tester, winner of the eight-cylinder class at the Demo Derby, gets ready to make a pass at another driver while two smoking hulks of cars are out of action.

Scraping metal: Will Tester conquers Demo Derby

Will Tester waited two decades for his first Demolition Derby victory. Fittingly, it finally arrived Saturday evening in his McMinnville hometown at the Yamhill County Fair. “It feels freaking ...

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Sheridan relies heavily on running back Josh Rogers, pictured in a game against Dayton last season. Rogers rushed for over 1,000 yards last year, despite numerous injuries. He appears stronger and faster this season.

Sheridan football team increases expectations, looks for 2A success

SHERIDAN – Forget about the Spartans’ 2017 football success. Erase the memory of last season’s winning record. Ignore the personal accomplishments of elite running back Josh Rogers ...

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Logan Brandon is the News-Register s Sports Editor.

Finding my Way: New day, new job, same goal

Sometimes it’s still hard to fathom. When I joined the News-Register, I never imagined rising to the sports editor role in roughly two years. For me, covering sports in Yamhill County was simply ...

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