Kurt Zimmer

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No pressure for Concordia at NAIA Softball World Series

By Kurt Zimmer May 21, 2015 6:05 a.m.

After stunning NAIA's No. 1 team (twice) to win an opening round tournament, Concordia University — with five Clark County products on the roster — claimed one of 10 spots in the NAIA Softball World Series starting Friday.

Williams keeps pursuing hoop dreams

By Kurt Zimmer May 14, 2015 6:05 a.m.

Melissa Williams is not ready to quit playing basketball.

Still on track, GFU's Charity Arn nears finish line

By Kurt Zimmer May 7, 2015 6:04 a.m.

Charity Arn never expected to continue in track and field after a stellar three-sport career at Woodland High School, but the NCAA Division III All-America heptathlete will soon compete in her fourth national championship meet.

Prairie grad Owsinski soaring for Huskies

By Kurt Zimmer April 30, 2015 6:05 a.m.

Kristina Owsinski soared higher Saturday than all but one University of Washington women's pole vaulter ever has.

Linfield softball team embraces underdog role

By Kurt Zimmer April 23, 2015 6 a.m.

When it comes to Northwest Conference softball, Linfield College is unaccustomed to being regarded as an underdog.

Oregon Tech's Jessi Duncan making most of second chance

By Kurt Zimmer April 2, 2015 6:04 a.m.

A year away from playing softball made Oregon Tech pitcher Jessi Duncan realize what she was missing.

College notebook: Wonderly all-league in bars, balance beam

By Kurt Zimmer March 25, 2015 11:22 p.m.

Sacramento State University senior gymnast Kayla Wonderly of La Center was named All-Mountain Pacific Sports Federation in balance beam and uneven bars at the MPSF championships Saturday in Anchorage, Alaska.

Gymnastics winding down, but quartet's friendship still strong

By Kurt Zimmer March 12, 2015 6:05 a.m.

The four little girls were 6 years old when they met at Naydenov Gymnastics. Vancouver's KayCee Gassaway and Kalliah McCartney, Dallas Smith of Heisson and Kayla Wonderly of La Center are now college seniors.

Last hurrah drives Lauren Goecke at Cal Poly Pomona

By Kurt Zimmer March 5, 2015 6:05 a.m.

Lauren Goecke has been so close twice before, reaching the state championship game as a Prairie High School senior and the NCAA Division II Final Four last year as a Cal Poly Pomona junior.

Cross training leads King's Way graduate Coval to skiing nationals

By Kurt Zimmer February 26, 2015 6:05 a.m.

Carter Coval played basketball and football at King's Way Christian School, but it was his recreational pursuits of cycling, skiing and mountaineering that led him to Colorado Mesa University.

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