Girls lacrosse wins state in a rematch with Lake Oswego

Walker McCrae

May 28, 2013

The West Linn Lions (17-1) girls lacrosse team waited a year to extract its revenge over rival Lake Oswego Lakers (12-3) and did so in bold fashion, winning 19-13 for the state title. Natalie Byrne, freshman, scored six goals, t...

Lions win big over Sunset Apollos

Walker McCrae

April 9, 2013

The West Linn Lions (4-1, 0-0 Three Rivers League) took on the Sunset Apollos last Friday night and won in commanding fashion, 12-6. The Lions were led by Ryan Klose, freshman, and Dalton Tuor, senior, who each scored four goals. T...

Poetry out loud helps enrich students learning

Madison Staten

April 2, 2013

Seven finalists competed in the first annual Poetry Out Loud competition at West Linn High School on Feb. 27. Finalists gathered in Andy West’s room, language arts teacher, in the name of the written word—and to compete b...

Eric Viuhkola named Oregon class 6A state basketball head coach of the year

Walker McCrae

April 1, 2013

Over Spring Break, the boys varsity coach, Eric Viuhkola, was awarded the 6A Coach of the Year after guiding the Lions to their first state title since 1997. “It’s nice to win this award, but winning the state title was a...

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 wins big over Canby as playoffs loom

Walker McCrae

February 20, 2013

The West Linn Lions (17-6, 7-2 TRL) took on the Canby Cougars ( 7-15, 2-7 TRL) and every win counts for the Lions as the 2013 Oregon State Playoffs draw near. West Linn started off right, gaining a 12 point lead in the first...

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