The goal of finishing in the top-20 at the Reebok Spartan Race World Championships did not last long for Vancouver runner Jesse McChesney. But his experience on Oct. 1 at the Squaw Valley Ski Resort was among the most rewarding of his running career — the first time he’s been truly proud of a finisher’s medal.
With back-to-back wins at Brandon and at Regina, the Portland Winterhawks not only earned four points that could be considered a bonus, they experienced the kind of success that might have a lasting impact on the season.
Coach Sean Janson has made it a priority to feature local players — 13 players from Clark County are on the squad this season — a focus that is being rewarded as the Penguins chase the first division title in program history.
Austin Springer has enjoyed having his picture on several billboards to promote Prime Fighting 8, the mixed martial arts event he is headlining on Saturday at the Clark County Event Center in Ridgefield.