West Linn advances to Rose Garden with win over Westview

Walker McCrae

March 5, 2013

Next stop: the Rose Garden. The West Linn Lions (18-6, 8-2 Three Rivers League) battled tooth and nail with the Westview Wildcats (13-11, 6-4 Metro League) and emerged victorious 69-54 to advance to the Rose Garden for the OSAA...

West Linn runs over McMinnville, advances in playoffs

Walker McCrae

February 27, 2013

The West Linn Lions (18-6, 8-2 Three Rivers League, #2 seed) battled the McMinnville Grizzlies (13-10, 8-5 Pacific Conference, #7 seed) in a win-or-go home playoff game the Lions dominated The Grizzlies in all four quarters and...

West Linn controls fourth quarter, defeats Canby

Walker McCrae

January 30, 2013

    The Lions (13-5, 3-1 Three Rivers League) beat the Canby Cougars (6-11, 1-3 TRL) with a late 76-69 victory. The crowd was fired up after the girls basketball comeback overtime victory and helped fuel the boys to victory at the...

Clackamas wins in a shootout

Walker McCrae

October 18, 2012

It was a classic west coast style shootout and both offenses were in session with West Linn (2-4, 0-2 Three Rivers League) taking on the Clackamas Cavaliers (4-2, 2-0 Three Rivers League).  Clackamas scored just enough to wi...

Thespians participate in successful State competition

Mary Earp

April 26, 2012

Reed Sturtevant and Caroline Hitesman, seniors, placed first and were chosen to showcase their duo musical piece at the State competition for Thespians. According to Jessica Murray, acting teacher, this was a huge accomplishment. "They...

Improving technology allows for smartphone variation

Kenneth Whitbey

April 18, 2012

When it comes to purchasing a new phone these days, consumers are flocking to  purchase the hottest new smartphone. Smartphones dominate the market with their innovative features, sleek looks and seemingly limitless functions...

West Linn track team and head coach put in extra work for new season

Marija Jozic

March 23, 2012

Running along West A street in the frigid fall, a few brave souls travel together as an act of defiance to mother nature. It turns out not even the harshest of conditions can keep members of this year's track & field team...

After impressive quarterfinal win, West Linn Boys Basketball team stumbles in the stretch

Ben Jacobs

March 23, 2012

Two Three Rivers League superpowers met at the Rose Garden March 9, and both The West Linn Lions (22-7, 9-1 TRL) and the Lake Oswego Lakers' (22-6, 9-1 TRL) looked to settle a season-long score. Calvin Hermanson, junior, scored...

John Green captivates readers of all ages with “The Fault in Our Stars”

Janae Turner

March 16, 2012

John Green, author and half of the YouTube sibling wonder team, "thevlogbrothers," has done it again and has captured the hearts of nerdfighters (the name fans have adopted) and avid readers alike with his new novel. "The Fault...

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