Named outstanding wrestler of Western regional tourney

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The heart of competition: Home! I have returned to sports in the Yamhill Valley

Although Thomas Wolfe elegantly wrote, “You can’t go home again,” I have returned. Home to McMinnville and home to the sports editor’s desk at the News-Register. Like many ...

 
Zoom! - Kart racing in Mac this weekend

McMinnville’s Mason Smark takes practice laps around the kart track at the Yamhill County Fairgrounds Wednesday in preparation for his race Sunday, July 24. Qualifying begins at 11 a.m. with racing ...

 
Grizzly JBO crunch West Albany in first round, 11-1

SHERWOOD - In a clash of number one seeds, McMinnville will meet Clackamas in the second round of the 12 and under Junior Baseball Organization state tournament on Friday at 6:30 pm after its decisive ...

 
Michael Abeyta’s busy ‘summer camp’ adventure

Named outstanding wrestler of Western regional tourney

NBA moving All-Star Game

By BRIAN MAHONEY Of The Associated Press The NBA is moving the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte because of its objections to a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, ...

Sports Briefs: July 22

SYL Foundation holds soccer camp The See Ya Later Foundation will be holding its SYL soccer camp for children in grades 1-5 July 22-23 at Joe Dancer Park, 1450 S.E. Brooks St., McMinnville. Cost of participation ...

 
Closer to home

McMinnville’s Sitton is back in the Pacific Northwest after signing with Mariners

 
Mac JBO teams advance to state

McMinnville’s Junior Federal (12 and under) Grizzly baseball team earned a trip to the state championships where the top eight teams will play beginning Thursday at Hopkins Elementary Field in Sherwood. The ...

Oswald to coach Willamina football

With Willamina football coming off three consecutive 1-8 seasons, Athletic Director Jerry Buczynski has been searching for a new head coach to lead the program. A few candidates were considered for ...

Croatia stuns U.S. in Davis Cup matches in Portland

By NICK DASCHEL Of the AP PORTLAND – The odds stacked against his underdog side, Croatian captain Zeljko Krajan was brimming with confidence Sunday morning before the reverse singles matches in ...

World anti-doping body wants Russia banned from Rio

By EDDIE PELLS Of the AP Russian government officials engineered the drug-fueled corruption of nearly 30 Olympic sports, an investigator found, prompting the World Anti-Doping Agency to call for a ban ...

Community Sports: July 19

Locals take 17 gold medals in Newberg Special Olympics State Games; Sports in Brief, Pin Points, Golf Scores

 
Off to the rodeo!

Y-C graduates Ouska, Sauers, set to compete in national finals next week

 
Grizzlies lose in Harlow’s farewell

WEST LINN – McMinnville head baseball coach Jordan Harlow’s three seasons at the helm are officially over after Wednesday night’s doubleheader against West Linn. Harlow’s ...

Mac, Amity track athletes headed to U.S. nationals

Five athletes from Amity Track Club and four athletes from McMinnville Track have qualified for national track and field championships after competing in the Region 13 Junior Olympic Championships held ...

Tom Brady’s ‘Deflategate’ appeal rejected

By LARRY NEUMEISTER and JIMMY GOLEN Of the AP NEW YORK — Quarterback Tom Brady’s last best chance to avoid serving a four-game “Deflategate” suspension to start the new season ...

Ducks third in Pac-12 North preseason poll

By GREG BEACHAM Of the AP LOS ANGELES — Stanford has been picked to defend its Pac-12 football title in a preseason media poll. The Cardinal were chosen as favorites on Thursday for the first ...

Community sports: July 15

Sports briefs, Golf Scores, Holes-in-one

 
Grizzlies take three in home stand

After victories over Glencoe and Mountain View on Friday and Canby on Saturday, the Hyder Dental Grizzlies played Canby again for the tournament championship Sunday morning at Linfield College’s ...

Finding My Way: Confessions of a mediocre tennis player

I was supposed to play doubles. In doubles tennis, my weaknesses would theoretically hurt my chances of winning fifty percent of the time. Unfortunately, my doubles partner backed out and I would face ...

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