By Paul Valencia March 8, 2014 4:01 p.m.
Skyview struggles on offense, falls to Inglemoor 39-36 to conclude girls basketball season
By Paul Valencia March 7, 2014 11:07 a.m.
Skyview's senior starters lead the way in consolation round victory at 4A girls state basketball tournament.
By Paul Valencia March 6, 2014 4:02 p.m.
The Skyview Storm lost to Gonzaga Prep in the opening round of the Class 4A state girls basketball tournament.
By Paul Valencia March 5, 2014 11:09 p.m.
Two senior leaders answered immediately. Jocelyn Adams and Aubrey Ward-El, without hesitation, said Stephanie McDonagh is the best defensive player on the team.
By Paul Valencia March 1, 2014 10:37 p.m.
The Prairie girls basketball team got a feel for what it's like to face the Prairie girls basketball team.
By Paul Valencia March 1, 2014 4:52 p.m.
Skyview's Aubrey Ward-El, Stephanie McDonagh, and Jocelyn Adams all shined Saturday afternoon, leading Skyview to a 62-31 victory over Newport of Bellevue in a Class 4A girls regional basketball game at Mark Morris High School.
By Paul Valencia February 28, 2014 6 a.m.
The Woodland boys play a Class 1A regional game at 8 p.m. Friday vs. Cascade Christian of Puyallup at Mark Morris High School in Longview. On Saturday, the girls take on Blaine, also at Mark Morris, at 6 p.m. A win this weekend means a trip to the state tournament in Yakima.
By Paul Valencia February 27, 2014 5:55 p.m.
Camas High School junior Alexa Efraimson was selected the national high school girls cross country runner of the year by Gatorade.
By Paul Valencia February 22, 2014 10:59 p.m.
The Prairie Falcons used an overpowering second half to blow past Wilson of Tacoma 63-42 and win the 3A bi-district tournament at Pacific Lutheran University.
By Paul Valencia February 21, 2014 9:04 p.m.
Drake Rademacher scored 14 of his team's 15 fourth-quarter points, leading Enumclaw to a 56-54 victory over Columbia River in a 3A bi-district boys basketball consolation matchup at Washington High School.
By Paul Valencia February 20, 2014 11:05 p.m.
Devin Johnson scored 22 points, leading four Tigers in double figures Thursday night, as Battle Ground pulled away from Emerald Ridge of Puyallup for a 69-54 victory in a bi-district tournament game that qualified the Tigers for regionals.
By Paul Valencia February 20, 2014 8:41 p.m.
The biggest lock in Clark County high school sports is Columbia River at the state gymnastics meet.
By Paul Valencia February 19, 2014 11:20 p.m.
The Prairie Falcons have qualified for the state regionals in girls basketball.
By Paul Valencia February 18, 2014 6 a.m.
Road trips are supposed to be part of the experience of high school athletics.
By Paul Valencia February 16, 2014 6 a.m.
The score of the game does not matter as much as the prayer before the game.
By Paul Valencia February 15, 2014 3:32 p.m.
Battle Ground kept its season alive with a 65-61 victory over Gig Harbor in the consolation bracket of the 4A bi-district boys basketball tournament.
By Paul Valencia February 14, 2014 11:08 p.m.
Just about all associated with the Class 3A Greater St. Helens League figured the Columbia River boys basketball team could go undefeated in league and district play last year.
By Paul Valencia February 14, 2014 10:23 p.m.
The Prairie Falcons are ready for the next challenge. Another undefeated league season. Another district championship. The next step is bi-district.
By Paul Valencia February 13, 2014 11:21 p.m.
It was Skyview's last home game of the girls basketball season, but the Storm hope to have one more performance at their gym.
By Paul Valencia February 12, 2014 11:18 p.m.
They wanted at least a couple more games. For themselves. For their coach.
By Paul Valencia February 12, 2014 6:34 p.m.
A day later, Robert Franks stood on the Evergreen basketball court just feet from where he put up The Shot.
By Paul Valencia February 11, 2014 11:56 p.m.
The Union Titans wanted this matchup.
By Paul Valencia February 11, 2014 11:07 p.m.
Tuileisu Anderson goes by T. Anderson for the Union girls basketball team.
By Paul Valencia February 5, 2014 11:12 p.m.
Isaiah Robinson is almost always dominant on defense. That's his specialty for the Union boys basketball team.
By Paul Valencia February 5, 2014 7:11 p.m.
Football. Cross country. Track and field. Oregon State came looking to Clark County for the future in those sports.
By Paul Valencia February 4, 2014 6 a.m.
Zach Berfanger was a little bit worried when Sunday Night Lights opened its doors.
By Paul Valencia February 3, 2014 10:32 p.m.
Robert Franks blocked a shot at the buzzer Monday night, and that might have only been the second-best defensive play of the final 10 seconds for the Evergreen Plainsmen.
By Paul Valencia February 1, 2014 12 a.m.
The Hockinson boys basketball team gave its loud and proud student section plenty to scream about Friday night, ruling the second half to beat R.A. Long 68-54 in a crucial Class 2A Greater St. Helens League game.
By Paul Valencia January 30, 2014 10:58 p.m.
They knew they could be in this position, even if a lot of other people doubted them.
By Paul Valencia January 28, 2014 10:13 p.m.
The Evergreen boys basketball team is tough enough to beat when Robert Franks has his game going for him.
By Paul Valencia January 28, 2014 6 a.m.
Adonis Johnson was 14 when he died earlier this month after a long battle with cancer. Just his body, though. His spirit lives.
By Paul Valencia January 27, 2014 11:02 p.m.
CAMAS -- Being among the top 16 athletes in the state is a pretty cool accomplishment. No doubt. Even better? Being in the top eight.
By Paul Valencia January 22, 2014 11:13 p.m.
Prairie girls basketball coach Brett Johnson said Wednesday's game against Mark Morris would be the fifth top-quality, non-league basketball opponent his Falcons have faced this season.
By Paul Valencia January 21, 2014 11:12 p.m.
That one-minute surge on the defensive side of the floor pretty much sealed the game for the Titans in a 59-48 win over Evergreen in a Class 4A Greater St. Helens League boys basketball game.
By Paul Valencia January 21, 2014 6 a.m.
It seems to me that the Clark County Wrestling Championships used to be a bigger deal to the wrestlers than it is these days.
By Paul Valencia January 18, 2014 10:03 p.m.
All of the Washougal wrestlers train together. They are instructed by the same coaches. They share the wrestling room, at the same time.
By Paul Valencia January 17, 2014 9:51 p.m.
Taylor Smith did not score a point Friday night, but he scored big-time "hustle points" for the Tigers. And it was that hustle, from all the Tigers, that earned them a 64-50 victory in a key Class 4A Greater St. Helens League boys basketball game.
By Paul Valencia January 6, 2014 6:33 p.m.
Vancouver Public Schools officials confirmed Monday evening that the Hudson's Bay Eagles expect to compete in Class 2A next school year for Washington Interscholastic Activities Association sports.