Prep Sports

New football coaches making a splash

By Paul Valencia June 23, 2015 11:30 a.m.

Football season started a little more than three weeks ago, even if the first official day of practice is not until August.

All-Region male multi-sport athlete of the year: Nathan Hawthorne

By Paul Valencia June 20, 2015 10:18 p.m.

Nathan Hawthorne needs excitement in his life. That is why he never seems to take a break. That is why his high school career is full of accomplishments.

All-Region female multi-sport athlete of the year: Jossilyn Blackman

By Micah Rice June 20, 2015 10:16 p.m.

Jossilyn Blackman has earned so many varsity letters, she almost has half the alphabet.

All-Region boys soccer: Bennett Lehner

By Paul Danzer June 18, 2015 8:15 p.m.

The team-leading 17 goals he scored this spring for Camas was evidence of the soccer skill Bennett Lehner has developed.

All-Region softball: Katie Schroeder of Camas

By Paul Valencia June 16, 2015 11:20 p.m.

She was supposed to be the 2 in the 1-2 punch of Camas softball last year, one of the top pitchers in the region even if another one was a senior on her team.

All-Region boys golf: Brian Humphreys

By Erik Gundersen June 15, 2015 8:15 p.m.

Camas' Brian Humphreys couldn't have started his career any better. Taking advantage of it being on his home course Camas Meadows, Humphreys took home the boys state title with a 70 and a 74.

Hudson's Bay teacher, coach dies

By Susan Parrish June 15, 2015 11:28 a.m.

A longtime biology teacher and football coach at Hudson’s Bay High School died over the weekend. Grief counselors will be available at the school Monday and Tuesday. Bill Brown, 52, had taught in Vancouver Public Schools since 1989. He first taught at Shumway Junior High. He began teaching at Hudson’s Bay in 1992.

All-Region girls golf: Faith Udy

By Paul Danzer June 14, 2015 8:28 p.m.

The best day of Faith Udy's high school golf career was the last one.

All-Region baseball: Cody Hawken

By Paul Valencia June 13, 2015 8:08 p.m.

Some of us dream while we sleep. Cody Hawken's dream year continues every time he wakes up.

All-Region girls tennis: Sammi Hampton

By Paul Valencia June 12, 2015 8:19 p.m.

It was a few days after Sammi Hampton had won her fourth consecutive state girls tennis championship when she was at the Skyview High School tennis courts, giving some tips to a friend.

All-Region girls track and field: Jai'lyn and Dai'lyn Merriweather

By Micah Rice June 11, 2015 8:23 p.m.

No, Jai'lyn and Dai'lyn Merriweather are not exactly alike.

All-Region boys track and field athlete of year: Lexington Reese

By Micah Rice June 10, 2015 7:41 p.m.

Not only did Reese's broken wrist heal in time for track, his javelin marks were among the state's best for most of the season.

Local players Hawken, Jones selected in Major League Baseball draft

By Paul Valencia June 10, 2015 6:08 p.m.

Former Mountain View High School baseball player P.J. Jones and Union High School senior Cody Hawken were selected in Major League Baseball's First-Year Draft.

Fan vote open for The Columbian 2015 All-Region boys soccer team

By Tim Martinez June 10, 2015 6 a.m.

Fan voting for The Columbian's All-Region boys soccer team has begun. Voting will continue through Saturday, June 13.

All-Region boys tennis player of the year: Colton Reed, Mountain View

By Erik Gundersen June 9, 2015 9:18 p.m.

Mountain View's Colton Reed doesn't quite wear his heart on his sleeve like he used to. He's just got a little tougher and arguably a little better.

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