Volleyball recap: ‘Dogs return to action

Rainier 3, Willamina 2 WILLAMINA – Competing in only their second match in three weeks, the Willamina Bulldogs lost a gripping five-setter to Rainier Tuesday night during Class 3A Coastal Range ...

Senior bowling scores

Bowling Walnut City Lanes            Mixed League – Week 2 Senior Citizens League SEP 21 TEAM High game scratch: The No Names, 658. High ...

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Amity senior Brooke Lopez drives to her right to record an impressive dig during last Thursday’s Warrior win over Yamhill-Carlton. Lopez led the Amity defense with 27 digs against the Tigers, while the entire team eclipsed the century mark in defensive saves with 104.

Defense leads the way: Amity takes control of PacWest with sweep of Tigers

AMITY – Amity head volleyball coach Amanda Grove may ask a lot of her players during practices, but the results have been hard to ignore during the 2021 fall season. The ninth-ranked Warriors have ...

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McMinnville boys soccer assistant coach Gabi Del Rio stands with Joe Crabtree’s wife, Ginny,
and son, Michael, during a pre-game ceremony honoring the late coach and his contributions to the 2006 state title team

Grizzlies celebrate 2006 title team with 2-0 victory over Centennial

Championship squad, late head coach Joe Crabtree honored Saturday’s non-conference boys soccer match between the McMinnville Grizzlies and Centennial Eagles transformed into a time of reflection ...

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Amity ball carrier Wyett Yocum plows his way through the Yamhill-Carlton defense on his way to a 15-yard gain and a first down in the second quarter of last Friday’s contest.

Warriors get back on track with 54-24 triumph over Y-C

Amity outscores Tigers 32-0 in 2nd half to end two-game losing streak AMITY – The 2021 fall football season hadn’t been going according to plan for the Amity Warriors. Entering the ...

Football roundup: Smith’s 300 yards lift Pirates over Cavs; Grizzlies fall to Roseburg, 41-0; ‘Dogs lose to Corbett

Roseburg 41, McMinnville 0 ROSEBURG – One week after gutting out an emotional win over Oregon City, the McMinnville football team’s trip to Roseburg ended in a disheartening 41-0 loss. The ...

Senior golf scores

Bayou Golf Course, McMinnville, Friday, September 24 KP No. 1: Lynn Foster KP No. 3: Jack Miller KP No. 7: Duane Qualey LP No. 9: Roland Vorrath LP No. 5: Larry Chastain LD No. 8: Larry Chastain LD ...

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In 2018, McMinnville’s Michael Abeyta was a fierce competitor on the wrestling mat, winning the Pacific Conference Championship. Abeyta was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident Sept. 12 on Highway 18.

‘Taken too soon’

Jim Moulsoff, head wrestling coach at Augsburg University in Minneapolis, Minnesota, received a phone call he never expected early on the morning of Monday, Sept. 13. Michael Abeyta’s father, ...

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Sheridan outside hitter Onahzay Pacheco digs a Delphian hit, while friend and teammate Haley Ayala (6) stands in the ready position next to her.

Best of friends, best of teammates

SHERIDAN – Onahzay Pacheco and Haley Ayala have played volleyball together for almost their entire lives. As childhood friends, the two share a special bond on the Sheridan volleyball court. ...

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McMinnville’s Sophia Conover (3) and Mikalyn Freeman (12) both go up to try and block a Newberg spiked ball during Wednesday’s Pacific Conference contest.

Mac volleyball can’t contain rival Newberg, loses in three sets

Facing Newberg’s towering Division I prospect Sophia Gregoire-Salagean, the McMinnville volleyball did everything in its power to stop her during Wednesday night’s Pacific Conference ...

Grizzlies to honor late boys soccer coach at Sat. match

On Saturday, the McMinnville boys soccer program will honor the 2006 6A state championship winning team and celebrate the life of late head coach Joe Crabtree at Wortman Stadium. According to Mac athletic ...

Football roundup: Bulldogs, Tigers earn 1st wins; Warriors, Pirates lose

Willamina 29, Clatskanie 20 WILLAMINA – Wyatt Baker’s breakout all-around performance propelled the Willamina football team to its first win of the season during last Friday’s 29-20 ...

Defensive-minded Warriors sweep Blanchet Catholic in PacWest action

SALEM – Amity’s defense led the way during Tuesday’s Class 3A PacWest Conference volleyball match against Blanchet Catholic. The Warriors refused to let the ball hit the ground on several ...

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Amity fullback Wyett Yocum busts a long run during the Warriors  54-24 win over Yamhill-Carlton.

Friday night football: Amity defeats Y-C, 54-24; Mac shut out by Roseburg

AMITY - The Amity Warriors outscored Yamhill-Carlton 32-0 in the second half of Friday night's Class 3A contest to defeat the Tigers 54-24. Y-C led 24-22 at halftime, but couldn't sustain its momentum ...

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At the conclusion of the game, McMinnville kicker Bryan Blank celebrates his game-deciding field goal with his friend Max Saltmarsh and the rest of the student crowd after the Grizzlies’ thrilling 23-21 victory over Oregon City Friday night at Wortman Stadium.

WHAT A WIN! Blank’s field goal lifts Grizzlies to 23-21 comeback victory

What. A. Win. McMinnville’s Bryan Blank played the hero during Friday night’s thrilling football game between the host Grizzlies and visiting Oregon City Pioneers. An energetic fan ...