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The 1941 Ridgefield Spudders, as pictured in the school yearbook, won their third consecutive league title by continuing their shutout streak all season.

Ridgefield High’s football state record from 1940s remains a mark to marvel

The 1941 Ridgefield Spudders, as pictured in the school yearbook, won their third consecutive league title by continuing their shutout streak all season.

October 17, 2020, 6:05pm Football

Nearly 80 years ago, the Ridgefield High School football team completed the second of back-to-back unbeaten seasons without allowing an opponent to score. It set a state record. Read story

Friday Night Flashback: Evergreen took big step in 2002 win over Mountain View

October 16, 2020, 7:05pm Prep Sports

For Evergreen and Mountain View, the stakes reached a high point when they met for the 2002 4A Greater St. Helens League title on a rain-soaked Thursday night at McKenzie Stadium. Read story

Friday Night Flashback: Shining some light on a blackout victory

October 9, 2020, 7:05pm Football

Adam Mathieson still calls Mountain View’s 34-28 win over Columbia River nine years ago as one of the favorite games he’s been a part of in more than two decades coaching high school football. Read story

Prairie High School football player Dustin Shelby, whose college recruiting prospects have been severely impacted by the COVID-19 disruption of the football season, is seen at his school's football field Monday afternoon.

Loss of fall football season throws Clark County high school recruits into unknown territory

Prairie High School football player Dustin Shelby, whose college recruiting prospects have been severely impacted by the COVID-19 disruption of the football season, is seen at his school's football field Monday afternoon.

September 27, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

As a youngster, Prairie High School senior Dustin Shelby dreamed of fight songs and roaring crowds that come with playing college football. Read story

Hockinson's Kati Waggoner makes a pass as Columbia River's Andie Buckley tries to block it.

Clark County recruits in sports besides football affected by COVID-19

Hockinson's Kati Waggoner makes a pass as Columbia River's Andie Buckley tries to block it.

September 27, 2020, 6:04am Clark County News

Kati Waggoner’s summer never went as planned. Read story

Images from Heritage’s 57-19 win over Evergreen in girls basketball nonleague play Tuesday at Evergreen High School.

Longtime girls basketball assistant Jim Wilmoth takes over at Evergreen

Images from Heritage’s 57-19 win over Evergreen in girls basketball nonleague play Tuesday at Evergreen High School.

September 22, 2020, 9:29am Prep Sports

Only one school — and its girls basketball coaching vacancy — could convince Jim Wilmoth to come out of coaching retirement seven months in.  Read story

Former Union Titans football player Darien Chase played a key role in his team's victory at El Cerrito, Calif., in 2018.

Friday Night Flashback: Union Titans had a road trip to remember

Former Union Titans football player Darien Chase played a key role in his team's victory at El Cerrito, Calif., in 2018.

September 11, 2020, 7:30pm Football

In a 2018 season of perfection capped by a Class 4A state championship, one weekend stands out for reasons beyond football that helped shape the Union Titans. Read story

Hockinson's Nathan Balderas (71) lets out a roar during the 2A state football quarterfinals in 2018. Balderas helped the Hawks win state titles in 2017 and 2018, but was kicked off the team during the 2019 playoffs for disciplinary reasons.

Ex-Hockinson football standout Nathan Balderas finds fresh start in Florida

Hockinson's Nathan Balderas (71) lets out a roar during the 2A state football quarterfinals in 2018. Balderas helped the Hawks win state titles in 2017 and 2018, but was kicked off the team during the 2019 playoffs for disciplinary reasons.

September 8, 2020, 7:00pm Prep Sports

Nathan Balderas might be 3,000 miles away from tiny Ariel, Washington, but he still gets a small dose of the Pacific Northwest every day in central Florida. Read story

Union's Tobias Merriweather, with ball, is among the top college recruits in Southwest Washington. He and other high school athletes are calling for Governor Jay Inslee and the WIAA to allow fall sports to be played this fall.

Athletes petition Inslee, WIAA to allow sports to happen this fall

Union's Tobias Merriweather, with ball, is among the top college recruits in Southwest Washington. He and other high school athletes are calling for Governor Jay Inslee and the WIAA to allow fall sports to be played this fall.

September 1, 2020, 4:35pm Latest News

Washington high school athletes are taking to social media and an online petition in an effort to convince state leaders to allow high school football and other traditional fall sports to take place in its normal form. Read story

Mike Smith was girls basketball coach at Prairie High School for just one season.

Mike Smith back as Prairie’s girls basketball coach

Mike Smith was girls basketball coach at Prairie High School for just one season.

August 20, 2020, 11:57am Prep Sports

Also, Mike Thyron retires after long career as Prairie's soccer coach Read story