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Snow likely on the way to our area Tuesday and Wednesday

Snow likely on the way to our area Tuesday and Wednesday

Rory Bialostosky, Sports Editor

February 19, 2018


Filed under Athletics, Current Events, Top Stories

8:30 AM UPDATE: The National Weather Service Portland has upgraded the Winter Weather Advisory to a Winter Storm Warning for West Linn and the surrounding area. A Winter Storm Warning is issued when forecasted snow amounts exceed four inches. The projected snow accumulation for our area is now three...

Lions down Timberwolves, avenge losses in 83-76 Friday night hoops victory

Lions down Timberwolves, avenge losses in 83-76 Friday night hoops victory

Rory Bialostosky, Sports Editor

February 10, 2018


Filed under Athletics, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Redemption. The West Linn boys basketball team got just that on Friday night with a gutsy win over the Tualatin Timberwolves. After dropping a critical Three Rivers League conference game versus Lake Oswego in a blowout just days earlier, they bounced back in somewhat stunning fashion. “This o...

Girls basketball pulls away from Canby in fourth quarter to win 40-33

Girls basketball pulls away from Canby in fourth quarter to win 40-33

Rory Bialostosky, Sports Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under Athletics, Top Stories, Winter Sports

It definitely wasn’t pretty, but somehow, someway, Lexie Pritchard, senior point guard, and company willed their way to victory down the stretch against Canby to improve to 10-2 in Three Rivers League conference play and 17-3 overall. “We played with a lot of heart and we never gave up,” Pritch...

Lions shoot past Bowmen, 79-44

Lions shoot past Bowmen, 79-44

Rory Bialostosky, Sports Editor

January 20, 2018


Filed under Athletics, Top Stories

For the first time in a few games, West Linn head coach Tyler Toney was all smiles following a near wire-to-wire victory by his team.  “I thought we played really, really hard and we really shared the ball. Those are two things that we really haven’t been doing as of late,” Toney said. Afte...

College football championship recap

College football championship recap

Lauren Terry, Staff Reporter

January 12, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Athletics

The College Football Championship truly held its standards for what to expect on game day. With two extremely successful teams, the University of Alabama took home the win with a close score of 26-23. This is Alabama's fifth national championship in the last nine seasons, which created a competitive...

Why you should watch the college football championship – even if you hate football

Why you should watch the college football championship – even if you hate football

Lauren Terry, Staff Reporter

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Athletics, Media, Top Stories

Get ready: the 2018 college football championship will take place today, January 8th, at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, at 5 pm. The University of Alabama and the University of Georgia will be fighting to take home the championship title. Make sure to turn on your TV and tune in for kick off at...

‘Tis the season

‘Tis the season

Brooke McKelvey, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 13, 2017


Filed under Athletics, Current Events, Fall Sports, Top Stories

An integral part of every football and basketball season, the cheer team fails to go unnoticed when leading the student section in cheers and building excited energy. This past weekend, cheer transitioned from cheering at such school sporting events to their competitive season as they took home second...

Season opener ends in overtime victory

Season opener ends in overtime victory

Anna Strobbe, Staff Reporter

December 8, 2017


Filed under Athletics, Media, Photo, Sports Score, Winter Sports

Starting off the game, two freshman posts Aaronette Vonleh and Makayla Long run alongside three returning seniors: point guard Lexie Pritchard, shooting  guard Brooke Landis and guard Lizzy Herrick. As soon as Vonleh tipped the ball to Landis, the game was instantly a battle. Vonleh scored the...

Season ends in overtime loss

Season ends in overtime loss

Samuel Misa, WLHSnow Staff

December 1, 2017


Filed under Athletics, Fall Sports, Graduating Class, Soccer

    With a score of 2-3, the Varsity Soccer team ended their final game for the season with a loss. The game winning shot for the opposing Lake Oswego was made during the second half of overtime, showing how hard the two fought for victory. The result of this battle resulted in the ...

Football playoff podcast: Cody Fretwell, Ahmir McGee, Coach Miller

Football playoff podcast: Cody Fretwell, Ahmir McGee, Coach Miller

Rory Bialostosky, Sports Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Athletics

Sports reporter Rory Bialostosky sat down with Cody Fretwell and Ahmir McGee in studio to discuss the playoffs, and interviewed Chris Miller as well. Listen here using the embedded player below. ...

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