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OSAA no way

OSAA no way

Orion Forest, Sports Editor

March 13, 2020

At first the boys and girls basketball tournaments were going to continue, but without fans or parents attending the games.  The game was canceled hours before tip-off, ending the season for basketball players across the state. As time goes on, more and more professional sports leagues are canceling an...

Referees and refugees

Referees and refugees

Kaleigh Henderson, Podcast Editor

March 4, 2020

On Feb. 5, the Model UN Club held a co-ed soccer tournament to raise money to support Venezuelan refugees. "We have six teams in the soccer tournament," Summer Tan, sophomore, said. "They each gave us $8 per player, and we're using that money to split the cost between supporting the Model UN tea...

Unified as one

Unified as one

Orion Forest, Sports Editor

February 19, 2020

Death heard around the world

Death heard around the world

Orion Forest, Sports Editor

January 31, 2020

Former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna passed away Jan. 26, in a helicopter crash.  There were nine total victims of the crash including, Sarah and Payton Chester, Ara Zobayan, Christina Mauser, and John, Keri, Alyssa Altobelli.   The five-time NBA champion was a hero and fr...

Devastating boys soccer loss

Devastating boys soccer loss

Hayden Fish, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2019

 

Leading the lions through League

Anna Gay, Staff Reporter

October 27, 2019

Varsity volleyball has a new head coach, Emilie Wilmes. Even though she’s new to her position, she has had experience working with the past two head coaches, Carl Neuburger and Michelle Hoover. “It’s good,” Wilmes said. “I’ve been one of the assistants for the last two years.”  ...

Girls soccer kicks off season with 7-0 win

Girls soccer kicks off season with 7-0 win

Audrey Lippert, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2019

7-0 and 0-2 are the scores of the first two games of the season for the West Linn Lions girls soccer team. The Lions beat the McMinnville Grizzlies by a score of 7-0 to kick off the season  at home, and lost to the Mountainside Mavericks at Mountainside a few weeks ago.  The team is comin...

A century of homecoming

A century of homecoming

Madelyn Tabor, Photo Editor

October 10, 2019

Lions defeated at home by Central Catholic Rams

Lions defeated at home by Central Catholic Rams

Sydney McCrone, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2019

Pep bands, excited students, energetic cheerleaders and determined players. The first game of the season on Sept. 6 was a close game with the Central Catholic Rams, who ended up winning 35-27.  With the Lions leading in the beginning of the fourth quarter, Central Catholic ultimately came back...

Everything you need to know about the upcoming football season

Everything you need to know about the upcoming football season

Orion Forest and Sam Misa

September 13, 2019

Football season is back. The West Linn Lions came out roaring in their first game but came up short against Central Catholic in the blackout game this past Friday. Don’t worry though, the Lions are not finished yet, and they still have the whole season to go.  The band, cheerleaders, Debs, and s...

Coach Viuhkola returns to lead the West Linn Basketball Team

Coach Viuhkola returns to lead the West Linn Basketball Team

Gavin Turner, Co-Opinions Editor

June 5, 2019

Every new year, changes are made to the basketball team. Seniors leave to college and JV players move up the ranks. However, this upcoming 2019-20 season, the team is hiring Eric Viukhola, who took time off from coaching the boys Varsity team. Coach Viuhkola always wanted a coaching position in the Three Ri...

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