Top spots remained unchanged in prep power rankings; Fan vote begins

By Tim Martinez September 30, 2014 12:26 p.m.

Not a lot changed in this week's power rankings. Camas again got three first-place votes and one second-place vote, while Union got one first-place vote and three second-place votes.

Week 3 fall sports athlete of the week nominees

By Tim Martinez September 29, 2014 4:44 p.m.

Nominees for high school fall athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 27.

Tim Martinez: 'Big Three' in 4A GSHL remain unshakable

By Tim Martinez September 29, 2014 6 a.m.

At the start of the football season, we kept receiving the same question: Who will be the surprise football team this season?

Week 4 prep football player of the week nominees

By Tim Martinez September 28, 2014 6 a.m.

Nominees for high school football player of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 28.

Week 4 high school football live chat and scoreboard

By Tim Martinez September 26, 2014 11:04 p.m.

The Columbian will be sharing updates from Friday's high school football games from 5 p.m. until the final whistle sounds Friday night.

Week 3 prep football player of the week: Brandon Casteel, Washougal

By Tim Martinez September 23, 2014 8:44 p.m.

Brandon Casteel of Washougal was voted The Columbian’s high school football player of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 20.

Camas overtakes No. 1 spot in Columbian power rankings; fan vote starts

By Tim Martinez September 23, 2014 9:46 a.m.

Camas' 68-0 win over Rogers of Puyallup was impressive enough that one more voter moved the Papermakers to the No. 1 spot in The Columbian's prep football power rankings.

Week 2 fall sports athlete of the week nominees

By Tim Martinez September 22, 2014 12:17 p.m.

Nominees for high school fall athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 20.

Tim Martinez: Doing the math, 4 minus 3 still equals 2 to state

By Tim Martinez September 22, 2014 6 a.m.

To understand why District 3 and 4 won't join forces for 4A bi-district tournaments this year, you have to look at the numbers.

Week 3 prep football player of the week nominees

By Tim Martinez September 20, 2014 11:03 p.m.

Nominees for high school football player of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 20.

Non-league football: White Salmon 13, Fort Vancouver 3

By Tim Martinez September 19, 2014 10:39 p.m.

Two turnovers led to White Salmon’s two touchdowns in a 13-3 non-league win over Fort Vancouver at Kiggins Bowl.

Week 3 prep football scoreboard and live chat

By Tim Martinez September 19, 2014 10:42 p.m.

Week 3 of the high school football season is here, and follow The Columbian's prep football live chat to get in-game updates of the following games:

Week 1 prep fall sports athlete of the week: Kaden Harbertson, Skyview cross country

By Tim Martinez September 18, 2014 9:50 p.m.

Kaden Harbertson of Skyview cross country was voted The Columbian's high school fall sports athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 13.

Week 2 prep football player of the week: Austen Johnson, Hockinson

By Tim Martinez September 16, 2014 11:07 p.m.

Austen Johnson of Hockinson was voted The Columbian's high school football player of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 13.

Union, Camas tied for No. 1 in Columbian power rankings; Fans turn to vote

By Tim Martinez September 15, 2014 3:33 p.m.

Union and Camas are the two best teams in Southwest Washington. That much is unanimous.

Nominees for Week 1 fall sports athlete of the week

By Tim Martinez September 15, 2014 2:31 p.m.

Nominees for high school fall athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 13.

Tim Martinez: Realignment brings questions about postseason

By Tim Martinez September 15, 2014 6 a.m.

Not even the athletic directors know, at least not in the Class 4A Greater St. Helens League, how the postseason will work yet this year.

Vote for Week 2 football player of the week

By Tim Martinez September 13, 2014 8:38 p.m.

Nominees for high school football player of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 13.

Juanita too much for Mountain View, 52-29

By Tim Martinez September 13, 2014 12:38 a.m.

Salvon Ahmed ran for three first-half touchdowns as Juanita of Kirkland used its speed to race past Mountain View 52-29 Friday at McKenzie Stadium.

Heritage improves to 2-0 for first time

By Tim Martinez September 13, 2014 12:34 a.m.

Heritage is 2-0 for the first time in school history after the Timberwolves rolled to a 50-7 non-league win over Hudson’s Bay on Friday night at McKenzie Stadium.

Week 2 high school football scoreboard and live chat

By Tim Martinez September 12, 2014 10:47 p.m.

Week 2 of the high school football season is here, and follow The Columbian's prep football live chat to get in-game updates of the following games:

Union still No. 1 in Columbian power ranking, and the fans' ranking too

By Tim Martinez September 11, 2014 8:59 p.m.

Union remained an unanimous pick for the No. 1 spot in The Columbian's prep football power rankings. Camas was the unanimous pick for the No. 2 spot.

High school sports blog: Week 2 football previews and predictions

By Tim Martinez September 10, 2014 10:59 p.m.

Here's the latest of what you can find on The Columbian's high school sports blog.

Week 1 prep football player of the week: James Price, Camas

By Tim Martinez September 9, 2014 9:19 p.m.

James Price of Camas was voted The Columbian's high school football player of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 6.

Tim Martinez: Simple idea for golf tournament has grown in size

By Tim Martinez September 8, 2014 6 a.m.

The Jeff Hudson Invitational High School Golf Tournament will be missing something pretty significant this year.

Vote for Week 1 football player of the week

By Tim Martinez September 6, 2014 11:19 p.m.

Nominees for high school football player of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending Sept. 6.

Evergreen romps Ike, but has lots to fix still

By Tim Martinez September 6, 2014 1:49 p.m.

Don Johnson Jr., was pretty upset on Friday. Well, as upset as a coach can be after his team opened the season with a 56-7 win.

Week 1 Prep Football Preview

By Tim Martinez September 5, 2014 2:05 p.m.

Schedules and things to watch in Week 1 of high school football

Columbian releases first area Prep Power Rankings; Fans can vote on their own

By Tim Martinez September 2, 2014 12:12 p.m.

The Columbian will publish its weekly Prep Power Rankings of teams in Southwest Washington. And we’re giving fans a chance for them to rank the area teams.

Tim Martinez: It's hard to not like football season

By Tim Martinez September 1, 2014 6 a.m.

Welcome to September. And September means football season is back.

Alexa Efraimson announces she will run as a pro for Nike

By Tim Martinez August 25, 2014 9:23 p.m.

Camas High School senior Alexa Efraimson has decided to turn professional and forgo any collegiate eligibility, the running website Dyestat.com reported Monday.

2014 area high school football schedules

By Tim Martinez June 19, 2014 9:24 p.m.

The 2014 high school football season is just 10 weeks away. To get you ready for the season, here are the team-by-team schedules for the 2014 season.

Vote for All-Region baseball team closed

By Tim Martinez June 20, 2014 1:09 p.m.

The Columbian is inviting fans to vote for the players they believe deserved to be on the All-Region baseball team.

Vote for the All-Region boys soccer team

By Tim Martinez June 10, 2014 10:47 p.m.

The Columbian is inviting fans to vote for the players they believe deserved to be on the All-Region boys soccer team.

Friday Prep State Championship scoreboard

By Tim Martinez May 30, 2014 10:05 p.m.

Friday's local results from state championship weekend. We'll add to this list as results come in.

4A boys golf: Lynnwood's Caparas wins state title; Camas' Humphreys ties for second

By Tim Martinez May 29, 2014 6:36 p.m.

Lynnwood's Rudy Caparas followed up his 1-under 71 on Wednesday with another 71 to post a four-shot win at Camas Meadows.

Day 2 state high school golf championship live chat

By Tim Martinez May 28, 2014 9:08 p.m.

The Columbian will have reporters at all four high school state golf tournaments in Southwest Washington, updating with results.

Day 1 state golf championship live chat

By Tim Martinez May 27, 2014 6 p.m.

The Columbian will have reporters out in the field reporting from the four high school state golf championships in Southwest Washington.

Week 9 spring sports high school athlete of the week nominees

By Tim Martinez May 27, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Nominees for high school spring sports athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending May 24.

Tim Martinez: Golfers begin state title quests

By Tim Martinez May 26, 2014 6 a.m.

It's the end of May, which may be the most exciting and frustrating time of year for prep sports journalist.

Saturday (5/24) high school playoff scoreboard

By Tim Martinez May 24, 2014 7:03 p.m.

Saturday's high school playoff scoreboard

Week 8 spring sports high school athlete of the week nominees

By Tim Martinez May 19, 2014 11:50 a.m.

Nominees for high school spring sports athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending May 17.

Tim Martinez: Clark County is ready for state soccer

By Tim Martinez May 19, 2014 6 a.m.

Wouldn't it be great if administrators and coaches around the state were as great as the ones we have here in Clark County?

Saturday (5/17) high school playoff scoreboard

By Tim Martinez May 17, 2014 9:16 p.m.

Saturday's high school sports results:

2014 spring all-league teams

By Tim Martinez June 13, 2014 5:25 p.m.

Here are the links to the spring high school all-league teams

Tuesday's prep playoff and regular season scoreboard

By Tim Martinez May 13, 2014 8:21 p.m.

Tuesday's high school scoreboard

Skyview's Johnson is Gatorade state player of the year for soccer

By Tim Martinez May 13, 2014 4:45 p.m.

Skyview's Carter Johnson became the second Washington player to win the be named state player of the year in consecutive years since Gatorade began the award for soccer players in 1986.

Tim Martinez: Path to soccer finals is long

By Tim Martinez May 12, 2014 6 a.m.

Based on bi-district and state tournament brackets for boys soccer, the earliest Skyview and Camas will clash again will be in the semifinals of the Class 4A state tournament.

Week 6 spring sports high school athlete of the week nominees

By Tim Martinez May 5, 2014 3:18 p.m.

Nominees for high school spring sports athlete of the week, sponsored by Athletes Corner, for the week ending May 3.

Tim Martinez: No reason for 4A district soccer playoff

By Tim Martinez May 5, 2014 6 a.m.

I had a reader recently ask me the question: "What's the difference between a league title and a district title?"