Published: 3/21/2013 3:22:41 PM
One of the most significant developments in the history of Oregon wrestling involved Keith Flack boarding a plane for the first time in his life.
As a member of state’s first-ever cultural exchange all-star team, which 50 years ago journeyed to Japan, the Canby High School alumnus played a role in starting what is now a revered tradition of international competition and camaraderie.
Published: 3/22/2013 5:50:16 PM
WEST LINN — As the Canby girls rugby team battled West Linn in its third match of the season, Jennifer DeJesus found herself competing against a group of familiar yet unusual opponents: her teammates.
Published: 3/24/2013 5:02:56 PM
Close games are becoming familiar to the Canby girls lacrosse team.
The No. 24 Cougars (1-1) entered spring break after starting their season with two games decided by three goals combined.
Published: 3/24/2013 5:35:29 PM
The Canby track and field team won 10 events on the girls side and eight on the boys side March 21 in a preseason meet at David Douglas High School.
Skylee Doman was a spark for the girls.
Published: 3/25/2013 12:05:18 AM
Hannah Waite started her season by winning the girls 300-meter hurdles race March 21 in McMinnville, one of the North Marion track and field team’s seven top-five finishes at the 11-team Grizzly Bear Open.
Published: 3/25/2013 3:11:10 PM
What started out as a fundraising gag on Facebook has
quickly spiraled into a movement that could change the face of the North
Marion High School’s
sports programs for years to come.
Published: 3/1/2013 2:04:24 PM
It was easy for Brooke Cates to see the progress made by the
Canby girls basketball team in her first year at the helm.
Because the Cougars played Roseburg twice early in the
season and again in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs, she was able to
gauge just how much her players had developed in a span of two months.
Published: 3/1/2013 5:40:53 PM
PORTLAND — As
Lucas Randall plowed through the Class 4A championships for his historic fourth
state title, six other members of the North Marion
wrestling team navigated their way through the tournament Feb.
Published: 3/3/2013 1:33:21 PM
As the winter sports season comes to a close, the Canby Herald looks back at North Marion's performances.
On the mat, the 2012-13 campaign featured a fourth state title for standout senior Lucas Randall.
Published: 3/7/2013 1:09:54 PM
For Katie Zwicker, the court seems considerably bigger this year.
A senior member of the North Marion girls tennis team, Zwicker will contend as the No.
Published: 3/7/2013 3:06:21 PM
Last season was unique for the Canby girls golf team.
Although then-junior Krissy Peterson qualified for the state tournament as an individual, the Cougars missed the cut as a team for the first time since 2007.
Published: 3/7/2013 10:37:47 PM
It’s the year the Canby boys golf team has been longing for.
There’s the experience factor: Arguably its five best players from last season have all returned.
Published: 3/8/2013 1:44:20 PM
Athletes and coaches always say anything can happen in the postseason. Last year, the Canby track and field team offered proof.
Two of the Cougars’ relay squads settled for third-place finishes at the district finals but sneaked into the Class 6A championships with wild cards berths, and they took advantage of the opportunity by surging ahead of their league counterparts — and several other top-tier opponents — when it mattered most.
Published: 3/8/2013 2:09:37 PM
For the second year in a row, the Canby girls tennis team did not turn away any athletes.
The results have been twofold: The Cougars have a notably large roster of about 50 players, but those players cover a vast range of experience levels.
Published: 3/9/2013 4:16:37 PM
Can the Canby girls rugby team make it seven in a row?
The Cougars have reached the state championship game in their previous six seasons of existence, winning three titles during that span, and they have an opportunity to build on their legacy of outstanding success this year.
Published: 3/10/2013 12:30:01 PM
Asked which players would be the best sources of run production for the Canby baseball team this year, J.J. Stolsig sounded genuinely puzzled.
“That’s a good question,” the second-year coach said.
Published: 3/10/2013 5:31:54 PM
AURORA — In five years under coach Lucinda Carroll, the North Marion boys tennis team transformed from a doormat struggling to field enough players into a thriving program bristling with talent.
Published: 3/13/2013 12:15:46 PM
At least for now, the Canby boys tennis team is a tale of
The doubles lineup is mostly set and has plenty of
experience to go around, while the singles roster remains in flux.
Published: 3/16/2013 2:54:19 PM
It seemed impressive enough that Noah Kyllo won the long jump event in the Canby track and field team’s home opener.
That the junior did it in his first official competition since freshman year made it even more outstanding.
Published: 3/17/2013 2:22:31 PM
After its season opener against St. Helens, the Canby softball team huddled in the outfield near the third-base line and listened to Laurie Smallwood.
The second-year coach praised the Cougars for their resolve as they shrugged off a 2-1 deficit to capture an 8-2 win at home March 14.
Published: 3/17/2013 8:02:39 PM
Canby baseball coach J.J. Stolsig said before the season that his team’s strength would be its defense, and it was certainly an asset in Friday’s season opener.
Published: 3/19/2013 2:52:18 PM
AURORA – The spring baseball season may have only begun last week, but North Marion coach Randy Brack was pleased to see his Huskies come out in mid-season form in their 2-1 win in eight innings to open the year against Wilsonville High School on March 13.
Published: 3/19/2013 3:00:06 PM
The North Marion softball team opened the 2013 season with a 12-2 loss in six innings to the hosting Central Panthers on March 14, and third-year head coach Neil Forste suspects it may be a good thing in the long run.
Published: 3/19/2013 7:09:25 PM
If the season ended March 18, the Canby boys golf team would be headed to the state tournament as a group.
Of course, the Cougars’ campaign was just beginning.