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Union's Yanni Fassillis, left, puts up a shot in the paint over Battle Ground's Austin Ralphs (0) during Friday's 4A GSHL game.

Back at full strength, Union zips past Battle Ground

Union's Yanni Fassillis, left, puts up a shot in the paint over Battle Ground's Austin Ralphs (0) during Friday's 4A GSHL game.

January 7, 2022, 11:00pm Prep Sports

While senior point guard Bryson Metz sat out three games earlier this season with a sprained ankle, Union’s supporting cast of players stepped into larger roles. Read story

Skyview junior Jordan Labrador-Hallett, right, steals the ball from Heritage’s Sarah Bautista on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022, during the Storm’s 66-40 win against the Timberwolves at Heritage High School.

Skyview holds down Heritage, grabs 66-40 win

Skyview junior Jordan Labrador-Hallett, right, steals the ball from Heritage’s Sarah Bautista on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022, during the Storm’s 66-40 win against the Timberwolves at Heritage High School.

January 4, 2022, 10:59pm Prep Sports

Winning has become a familiar feeling for the Skyview girls basketball team this season, but the Storm is quick to move forward and focus on what they need to improve. Read story

NWAC executive director Marco Azurdia, pictured here in 2013, announced on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, that the NWAC basketball season will pause until the week of Jan. 17 in the hopes to avoid future cancellations due to COVID-19.

NWAC in holding pattern for basketball

NWAC executive director Marco Azurdia, pictured here in 2013, announced on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, that the NWAC basketball season will pause until the week of Jan. 17 in the hopes to avoid future cancellations due to COVID-19.

December 31, 2021, 4:34pm College

The emerging omicron variant, holiday gatherings further spreading the virus and cancellations across other college and professional sports were all factors in the Northwest Athletic Conference’s decision to delay men’s and women’s basketball by two weeks, NWAC executive director Marco Azurdia said. Read story

Evergreen coach Brett Henry talks to his team during a break in action against Sherwood on Wednesday at the Les Schwab Invitational in Hillsboro. The Plainsmen received an invite to the prestigous tournament on Christmas, one day before it started.

Evergreen’s unexpected Christmas gift was spot in Les Schwab Invitational

Evergreen coach Brett Henry talks to his team during a break in action against Sherwood on Wednesday at the Les Schwab Invitational in Hillsboro. The Plainsmen received an invite to the prestigous tournament on Christmas, one day before it started.

December 29, 2021, 5:52pm Prep Sports

By 2:30 p.m. on Christmas day, the Evergreen Plainsmen were officially invited to the Les Schwab Invitational basketball tournament. In less than 24 hours, they were scheduled to play Lake Oswego in the opening round. Read story

Battle Ground sophomore Tait Spencer, left, goes for a layup during a scrimmage on Wednesday, Dec. 22, at Battle Ground High School.

Tait Spencer’s time has arrived with Battle Ground boys basketball

Battle Ground sophomore Tait Spencer, left, goes for a layup during a scrimmage on Wednesday, Dec. 22, at Battle Ground High School.

December 24, 2021, 6:00am Prep Sports

A booming voice echoes across the Battle Ground High gym to sophomore Tait Spencer, delivering a reminder of what he’s working toward. Read story

Peter Pickett

Peter Pickett leaves Clark College women’s soccer team

Peter Pickett

December 17, 2021, 5:04pm Clark County Sports

After five seasons with Clark College women’s soccer, including the last two as head coach, Peter Pickett is stepping down from the program. Read story

Bridget and Laurel Quinn cheer after the National Anthem is completed before a non-league basketball game on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021, at King's Way Christian School.

Quinn sisters finally share same court at King’s Way Christian

Bridget and Laurel Quinn cheer after the National Anthem is completed before a non-league basketball game on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021, at King's Way Christian School.

December 15, 2021, 7:10pm Prep Sports

Laurel and Bridget Quinn grew up in the same house, played many of the same sports, but never had the opportunity to play on the same team until now. Read story

Washougal senior Jaiden Bea, left, and Hudson's Bay senior Paytin Ballard fight for a loose ball Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021, during the Panthers' 57-54 win against Hudson's Bay at Washougal High School.

Washougal girls basketball survives late Hudson’s Bay rally

Washougal senior Jaiden Bea, left, and Hudson's Bay senior Paytin Ballard fight for a loose ball Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021, during the Panthers' 57-54 win against Hudson's Bay at Washougal High School.

December 14, 2021, 11:05pm Prep Sports

With a double-digit lead in hand and the home crowd on its side, the Washougal girls basketball team appeared to be cruising by Hudson’s Bay to a win. Read story

Union head coach Blake Conley, center, talks to his team during a timeout against Mount Si on Saturday at Union High School.

Mount Si turns up pressure on Union in 54-52 comeback win

Union head coach Blake Conley, center, talks to his team during a timeout against Mount Si on Saturday at Union High School.

December 11, 2021, 10:49pm Prep Sports

Union learned a lesson in the most painful of ways Saturday. Read story

Carson Frawley, left, of Camas, and Jefferson's Elijah Moaning, right, go up for the opening tip Friday at Jefferson High School in Portland.

Camas boys basketball team keeps energy high to beat Jefferson in Portland

Carson Frawley, left, of Camas, and Jefferson's Elijah Moaning, right, go up for the opening tip Friday at Jefferson High School in Portland.

December 10, 2021, 10:41pm Prep Sports

A non-league meeting against a traditionally strong Jefferson boys basketball program posed a new, unfamiliar challenge for Camas. Read story