Paul covers community sports and Winter Hawks hockey.
Shooting a 3-under-par 70 at Lewis River Golf Course, Columbia River senior Chloe Bartek owns a one-stroke lead over defending champion Sierra Bezdicek of Mt. Spokane High School entering Wednesday's final round.
The Clark County Warriors completed their domination of the Oregon Youth Rugby Club Championship Division on Saturday, beating North Clackamas 50-0 in the state championship game.
Riders from Prairie and Ridgefield earned two gold medals during the Washington High School Equestrian Teams state championships.
Titans hold off Ferris 3-1
A match that started badly for the Union Titans boys soccer team turned out just fine.
Spudders shut out Bellingham 1-0
Nate Miller scored just over two minutes into the second half and goalkeeper Dalton Reis made eight saves as the Spudders beat the Bellingham Red Raiders 1-0.
Portland opens tournament against Halifax
With the projected top three picks in June's National Hockey League draft on the ice, the Portland Winterhawks' first game at the Memorial Cup tournament won't lack for star power.
Timbers at Vancouver Whitecaps, 4 p.m. Saturday (TV: Root Sports, cable Ch. 34)
The top two teams in the National Women's Soccer League meet on Thursday at Jeld-Wen Field.
Two early goals spark Spudders to 3-1 victory
A dominating first half and a workmanlike second carried the Ridgefield boys soccer team into the Class 2A state quarterfinals.
Goalkeeper stops final penalty kick attempt by Skyline
CAMAS -- Sharif Batroukh made a big save for the Camas boys soccer team in the first minute of Tuesday's Class 4A state playoff match at Doc Harris Stadium.