Thornley at the top of NHRA Nitro Harley division


AP Sports

Injuries to key players mar 2015 NFL preseason for fans, franchises

By BARRY WILNER Of the AP The games don’t count. That makes the pain from major preseason injuries even more, well, painful. Yet NFL teams go through weeks of training camp in the intense heat ...

Oregon Little League team ousted from World Series

By CHRIS MASSE Of the AP SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania — Emmanuel Rodriguez hit two home runs to lead the Dominican Republic to a 7-3 win over Portland, Oregon, Monday in a Little League World ...

Oregon Little League team falls in World Series opener

Wilshire-Riverside Little League limits Texas squad to one hit

With Adams in the fold, Ducks’ quarterback competition begins

By ANNE M. PETERSON Of the AP EUGENE — Oregon’s quest to replace quarterback Marcus Mariota has already seen its share of drama. Talented transfer Vernon Adams finally arrived on campus ...

Northwestern football players not allowed to unionize, says NLRB

By MICHAEL TARM Of the AP CHICAGO — The National Labor Relations Board on Monday blocked a historic bid by Northwestern University football players to form the nation’s first college athletes’ ...

UO receiver Addison returns from injury

By ANNE M. PETERSON Of the AP EUGENE — After injury kept him out of Oregon’s march to the national championship game last season, wide receiver Bralon Addison is closely watching the Ducks’ ...

Trouble in the water at Rio Olympic sites

By BRAD BROOKS and JENNY BARCHFIELD Of the AP RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America’s first games are rife ...

Beavers more reliant on Barrs-Woods

By DAN GREENSPAN Of the AP BURBANK, California — Oregon State running back Storm Barrs-Woods is going to be busy this fall. The Beavers are one of the youngest teams in college football, returning ...

Johnson wins wild Open Championship in playoff

By DOUG FERGUSON Of the AP ANDREWS, Scotland— Zach Johnson cradled the silver claret jug in his arms. Jordan Spieth let it slip through his fingers. Spieth was right where he wanted to be in his ...

Thunder match Blazers’ 4-year offer for Kanter

By CLIFF BRUNT Of the AP OKLAHOMA CITY— The Thunder will keep Enes Kanter after matching an offer sheet by the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday. Oklahoma City acquired the center in a trade with ...

Local Sports

2015 Football Previews: Dayton

In Capable Hands: With his brother graduated, Dayton senior Jarred Ashley is ready to relish his senior season 

Hog wild

Thornley at the top of NHRA Nitro Harley division

Let the games begin! High school, college teams start fall seasons

Two weeks have elapsed since the first official day of fall sport practices sanctioned by the Oregon School Activities Association, and now the games begin.And as Linfield College is back in session, the ...

With Tully in the fold, George Fox builds on first season

‘Last year, defense was kind of our strength ... offense had some moments’

‘Cats are coaches’ selection

Linfield has claimed at least a share of the past six Northwest Conference football championships. The coaches believe the Wildcats are in line for No. 7 in 2015. Linfield received the maximum possible ...

Sports Briefs

Mac Parks and Rec hosts adult coed sports Get active this fall! Registration is open for Coed Volleyball and Coed Soccer (5-on-5).  Both leagues are open to adults over 18. Volleyball games are ...

The Need for Speed

Oregon Airstrip Attack brings out the baddest cars (and bikes) in the land

Y-C coach Ogden facing 9-game ban

Issue centers on off-season club coaching

Still on His Feet: Laundry list for new athletic director

First thing’s first: hire a wrestling coach!

Local karateka fades into Bolivian competition

‘This is definitely the biggest stage that I’ll be on at this point in my life’

2015 Football Previews: Sheridan

Friendly Competition: Starting quarterback competitors offer differences in style for Spartans

Community Sports

Briefs, Golf Scores and Pin Points

Injuries to key players mar 2015 NFL preseason for fans, franchises

By BARRY WILNER Of the AP The games don’t count. That makes the pain from major preseason injuries even more, well, painful. Yet NFL teams go through weeks of training camp in the intense heat ...

Oregon Little League team ousted from World Series

By CHRIS MASSE Of the AP SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania — Emmanuel Rodriguez hit two home runs to lead the Dominican Republic to a 7-3 win over Portland, Oregon, Monday in a Little League World ...

2015 Fall Sports Previews: Boys Soccer

Their Time is Now: Whether atop or at the bottom of their leagues, Yamhill County teams have sense of urgency

Linfield tennis programs make changeovers

Belletto hired to oversee men’s team

2015 Football Previews: Amity

Rhapsody in blue: Amity senior Graham carves out his niche in the Warriors’ run game through versatility

In NWC, Wildcats ‘need to start stepping up’

2015 Linfield men's soccer preview

Need for speed? Airstrip Attack on tap

While classic cars will be dragging the gut through downtown McMinnville, stock and souped-up cars will tear across the runways at McMinnville Municipal Airport. The automotive website Revvolution.com ...

Comforts of home at end of Wildcats’ fall camp

Linfield hosting five regular-season games and staying in Oregon for games until Nov.

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