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McMinnville’s Molly Beyer tries to escape the rough and get back on the fairway for her second shot on Michelbook Country Club’s first hole.

Upping her game: Molly Beyer improves approach, shoots season-low 94

Molly Beyer uses mental fortitude to advance her golfing talents to the next level in 2021. The McMinnville junior is the only Grizzly girl competing in varsity tournaments this season, and her ...

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McMinnville’s number-one boys golfer Sam Beyer watches his mid-iron shot sail toward the flag during Tuesday’s Pacific Conference tournament at Michelbook Country Club. Beyer shot a 92 on the 18-hole course, he carded a birdie on the par-four 10th hole and recorded five pars in total.

The sky’s the limit: Sam Beyer prepared to unleash golfing potential

“I think Sam is just scratching the surface.” So McMinnville head golf coach Jeremy Vernon said when discussing the potential of his number-one boys’ golfer Sam Beyer. The junior athlete ...

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The Linfield softball team cheers as teammate Jenny Ball rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run in the bottom of the seventh inning of Monday’s doubleheader against George Fox. Ball’s dinger trimmed Linfield’s deficit to 8-2, the Bruins eventually prevailed to win their first outright NWC championship in school history.

Wildcats fall short of conference championship, lose 8-2 to Bruins

Entering their final Northwest Conference softball series of the season, the Linfield Wildcats needed a minimum of three wins in four games to clinch the league title against Yamhill County rival George ...

Find my way: Horsing around at Discovery Meadows

It’s been almost a year since I shot hoops at Discovery Meadows Park in west McMinnville. My interest in a variety of sports occasionally means certain pursuits, like basketball, are set aside. But ...

Grizzly tennis defeats Forest Grove, sweeps St. Helens

ST. HELENS – The McMinnville boys’ tennis team won all three of its matches earlier this week, beating Forest Grove 9-0 and sweeping St. Helens in a doubleheader, 8-0, 8-0. The trio of wins ...

Softball roundup: Amity triumphs over Pirates; Mac edges Sherwood; Y-C blows out Cavs, 10-0

Amity 7, Dayton 6 AMITY – For the first time since 2013, the Amity softball team defeated rival Dayton. Tuesday’s PacWest Conference matchup ended with a 7-6 Warriors’ win when senior ...

Baseball recap: League-leading Tigers win 5th straight; Dayton rocks Warriors, 20-10; Mac splits vs Century

Yamhill-Carlton 14, Blanchet Catholic 0 SALEM – Yamhill-Carlton’s league-leading baseball team notched another huge win during Tuesday’s 14-0 blowout of Blanchet Catholic. The Tigers ...

Hallee Hughes breaks ‘Dogs’ javelin record

TIGARD – Hallee Hughes set Willamina’s all-time school record in the girls’ javelin during last Friday’s BMW Portland Ultimate Field Invitational at Tigard High School. The Bulldog ...

Senior bowling scores

Walnut City Lanes            Mixed League Senior Citizens League APR 27 TEAM High game scratch: The No Names, 672. High series scratch: ...

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Mariah Arnold smacks a forehand winner during her number-one doubles match against Sherwood. Her partner, Ainslie Ridgway, watches on in support.

Champions of communication

Mariah Arnold and Ainslie Ridgway command a unique weapon on the tennis court: communication. McMinnville’s number-one doubles team uses a constant stream of verbal adjustments and shouts ...

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McMinnville head football coach Ryan McIrvin, pictured during the team’s 26-14 victory over Liberty, recently announced his resignation after six years and 25 wins.

McIrvin steps down as Grizzly football coach

After six seasons, Ryan McIrvin has resigned his head coaching position with the McMinnville football program. McIrvin announced his decision last Wednesday during a meeting with Grizzly players. When ...

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McMinnville starting pitcher Kayden Sullivan stares down Newberg’s Madyson Daniels prior to a pitch during Saturday’s doubleheader.

Mac softball suffers 1st league losses to rival Newberg

An offensive battle erupted during Saturday’s titanic showdown between the Class 6A Pacific Conference’s two unbeaten softball teams – McMinnville and Newberg. Two of the best ...

Y-C track nets top marks at Scappoose

SCAPPOOSE – Yamhill-Carlton’s track and field team battled St. Helens and Scappoose during last Wednesday’s non-conference meet. The Tigers captured five individual titles and 19 top-three ...

Mac tennis defeats Sherwood

SHERWOOD – McMinnville boys’ tennis recorded an impressive 8-1 Pacific Conference victory over Sherwood last Thursday. The Grizzlies swept the five doubles matches, led by a grueling 6-0, ...

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McMinnville starting pitcher Casey Henderson hurls a fastball toward the plate during Wednesday’s Pacific Conference game at Liberty. Henderson limited the Falcons to two hits in seven shutout innings. He also struck out six.

A prolific pace: Henderson overwhelms Liberty in swift shutout

HILLSBORO – McMinnville’s Casey Henderson makes an excellent ambassador for the sport of baseball. As the length of games (at least two hours for most high school competitions) increases ...

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