Community Sports

Runtoberfest fundraiser Oct. 3

The McMinnville Education Foundation is hosting its annual Runtoberfest 10K run, 5K walk/run and 1-mile kids’ run Saturday, Oct. 3, at 7:30 a.m. The start and finish line of the event is at Wortman Stadium, on the McMinnville High School campus.

Cost of registration is $35 for adults and $10 for kids aged 12 and under. Visit www.mac40kids.com for signup and additional information.


Monday Morning QB Club meeting Oct. 5

The Monday Morning Quarterback Club will host its first meeting of the fall of 2015 on Monday, Oct. 5, at 7 a.m. at Jake’s Deli, 1208 S.W. Baker St., McMinnville.

Meetings are free to attend and open to the public. Area football coaches will be in attendance and speaking to the audience.

Contact Wayne Weiher at 503-472-9315 for more information.


Willamina H.S. auction and dinner Oct. 9

Willamina High School is holding its annual auction and dinner benefit for athletics programs on Friday, Oct. 9, at the Willamina High School campus, 1100 N.E. Oaken Hills Drive, Willamina.

Tickets for the event cost $25 per person, $40 per couple or $150 for a table of eight. There will be a silent auction and an oral auction, and Willamina High School is actively courting donations for either.

Contact Jerry Buczynski by email at jerry.buczynski@willamina.k12.or.us or by phone at 503-437-1621 to donate an auction item or receive more information.


Parks and Rec holds basketball registration

Registration for youth basketball through McMinnville Parks and Recreation takes place from now until Oct. 17.

Cost of participation is $60 for residents and $70 for nonresidents; a fee of $11 will be charged to new players and other players in need of jerseys. Game play will begin either Nov. 9 or No. 16.

Register online at https://apm.activecommunities.com/mcminnvilleparksandrec/Activity_Search/4468 or in person at the McMinnville Community Center, 600 N.E. Evans St., McMinnville.

McMinnville Senior Men’s Golf


Bayou Golf Club, McMinnville, Sept. 18

LD: Bob Urwin, Frank Warren

KP No. 3: Don Lutz

KP No. 7: Gene Anderson

LP No. 9: Walter Kelush

Low Gross No. 1: Don Lutz, 40

LG No. 2: Gene Anderson, 43

LG No. 3: Duane Qualey, 46

Low Net No. 1: Three tied at 35 (Ted Henry, Bob Parry, Al Osborne)

LN No. 2: Charlie Morris, 36


Chinook Winds Golf Course, Lincoln City, Sept. 16

Front Nine

KP No. 11: Les Miller

LP No. 9: Jack Trenahaile

Low Gross No. 1: Gary Lewers, 39

LG No. 2: Two tied at 42 (Dallas Boatman, Bill Orton)

Low Net No. 1: Two tied at 32 (Bob Christensen, Joe Petrovich)

LN No. 2: Dick Harris, 33

Back Nine

KP No. 13: Les Miller

LP No. 18: Lou Stovern

Low Gross No. 1: Charlie Nagely, 39

LG No. 2: Jimmy Lum, 41

LG No. 3: Two tied at 43 (Bob Huson, Gary Lewers)

Low Net No. 1: Two tied at 34 (Bob Christensen, Bill Orton)

LN No. 2: Two tied at 36 (Dallas Boatman, Vern Farrington)


Chinook Winds Golf Course, Lincoln City, Sept. 17 (Two-Man best Ball Tournament)

Front Nine

Low Net No. 1: Lorne Lauder/Jack Trenhaile, 26

LN No. 2: Three tied at 29 (Jim Botton/Lou Stovern, Jack Harris/Rolland Vorrath, Gery lewers/Bill Ogilvie)

Back Nine

Low Net No. 1: Frank Warren/Mark Vernon, 26

LN No. 2: Duane Qualey/Bob Huson, 27

LN No. 3: Jack Harris/Rolland Vorrath, 28