Softball roundup: Tigers shutout Fishermen; Pirates beat preseason favorite Rainier, 12-1

Yamhill-Carlton 10, Astoria 0 (six innings) ASTORIA – Yamhill-Carlton starting pitcher Briley Ingram struck out ten during Tuesday’s six-inning 10-0 shutout of host Astoria. Ingram allowed ...

See Ya Later hosts baseball, softball camp

The See Ya Later Foundation is hosting a baseball and softball training camp March 26 and 27 at the C&Z Hit Factory located in Bunn’s Village. The camp is open to student athletes in Grades ...

Dayton s Tony Cisneros earns a win at the 3A District tournament. He went on to a 28-0 season and second state title at the 145-pound weight class.

Dual threat: Fox, Cisneros perfectly encapsulate Yamhill Valley wrestling

There are no greater representatives of Yamhill County’s vaunted wrestling tradition than Willamina’s Michael Fox and Dayton’s Tony Cisneros. The News-Register’s co-Athletes of ...

Linfield third baseman, a former McMinnville Grizzly, celebrates his two-run homer with mates at home plate.

Linfield in the hunt for post-season play

Linfield University head baseball coach Dan Spencer probably has never taken a philosophy course, but in his third year of leading the Wildcats back to the promised land of baseball respectability he’s ...

McMinnville s Ky Hoskinson is expected to lead the Grizzlies from the mound and will also hold down shortstop when he s not pitching. The senior returns from a junior year where he was named as the Pacific Conference s Pitcher of the Year and all-conference infielder.

Mac opens season with 10-0 win over Gresham

There is little doubt McMinnville High School’s baseball team has the talent for a deep run in the state playoffs this year. Grizzly head coach Todd Peterson lost only two starters from last year’s ...

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Linfield softball players Katie Phillips, Katrina Johns and Tayah Kelley celebrate Phillips’ amazing outfield assist during the fourth inning of Friday’s game against Whitworth. Phillips threw out a Pirate runner at the plate to preserve the 5-0 shutout.

CATBALL SEASON IS BACK!

One year after racking up 38 wins and making an appearance in the NCAA DIII Regionals, the Linfield Wildcats are once again showing their prowess in the world of college softball. After sweeping ...

March Madness brings back feel of the good ol’ days

By EDDIE PELLS AP Sports Any hoops fan hungering for a return to normal this March might have looked at the bracket when it finally came out and wondered what ever changed. Gonzaga is the tournament’s ...

Senior bowling scores

Walnut City Lanes Senior Citizens League MAR 8 TEAM High game scratch: All Luck No Skill, 644. High series scratch: The No Names, 1863. MEN High game scratch: Larry Hartman, 212; Tim Anderson, 186; ...

Amity girls, Dayton boys lead the way with all-PacWest awards

The PacWest Conference all-league returns favored the local Yamhill County basketball teams. On the boys’ side, 16 of the 20 all-conference selections went to players from Amity, Dayton and Yamhill-Carlton, ...

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Amity junior point guard Ellie McMullen drains a three-pointer during the Warriors’ postseason run in Coos Bay.

'Playing my whole life'

AMITY – Basketball is in the McMullen blood. This, in part, is why it’s easy to foresee Amity junior point guard Ellie McMullen’s ascendance to the News-Register’s Girls ...

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Charity Stripe Champ

Western Christian middle schooler Kinsey Wark recently won the Elks State Free Throw contest in Silverton. Kinsey sank 17 of 25 foul shots to claim the championship. She advanced to the state contest by ...

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McMinnville’s Molly Beyer, pictured during a Pacific Conference tournament last year, was selected to receive the Evans Scholarship for high school students. The award grants full housing and tuition for a select number of Oregon golf caddies. Beyer worked with her home course at Portland Golf Club to qualify and earn the scholarship. Beyer will compete for the Grizzlies again this season, before enrolling at the University of Oregon in the fall.

Grizzly senior Molly Beyer earns prestigious Evans Scholarship

McMinnville senior Molly Beyer has earned the prestigious Evans Scholarship, awarded to Oregon high school golf caddies. The award provides incoming college students with full housing and tuition, and ...

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Amity head girls basketball coach Jed McMullen tends to his daughter and starting point guard, Ellie, after she injured her left knee during the 3A consolation semifinals in North Bend.

Basketball in the Bay

The Amity girls and Dayton boys basketball teams ventured to the OSAA 3A State Championships over the weekend. Oregon’s best teams challenged themselves physically, emotionally and mentally at Coos ...

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Dayton’s Tyler Spink is comforted by teammate Benji Hudson after Spink’s three-point attempt was blocked and he committed a traveling violation, effectively dashing the Pirates’ hopes for third place at the OSAA State Championships..

Pirates disappointed by 5th-place finish

COOS BAY – They certainly had their opportunities: the Dayton Pirates entered last weekend’s 3A State Championships in excellent position to reach the finals for the fourth time in ...

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Amity’s Megan Scharf leaps through the air receiving a high five from assistant coach Tim Haarsma after an exciting last-second win against Brookings-Harbor during Saturday’s state consolation semifinals in North Bend.

A valuable lesson: Warriors cherish Coos Bay experience

COOS BAY – Amity’s trip to the 3A State Championships in Coos Bay proved an eye-opening experience of adversity. The Warriors entered the Elite Eight with one of the youngest rosters ...