Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Aug. 4, 2021

Linkedin Pinterest

Sports

National SportsPrep SportsOutdoorsCollegeBlazersClark County SportsSeahawksSoccerCommunity SportsSports Columnists

Union’s Tobias Merriweather announces he will attend Notre Dame

August 4, 2021, 3:25pm Prep Sports

Standout receiver made his announcement before family and friends, as well as live online Read story

Kara Winger calls her final Olympic Games ‘fairy tale until the ending’

August 3, 2021, 11:00pm Clark County Sports

Kara Winger called her fourth and final Olympic experience “a fairy tale until the ending.” Read story

 

Trending Now

Loading...

Latest Sports Tweets

Loading...
Washougal National returns to much fanfare Photo Gallery
Raptors lose to Yakima Valley 10-1 Photo Gallery
All-Region male athlete of the year: Tobias Merriweather, Union Video
All-Region female athlete of the year: Katie Peneueta, Heritage High School Video
FILE - In this July 27m 2021 file photos, gymnasts from the United States, Simone Biles, center, Jordan Chiles , right, and Sunisa Lee cheer Grace McCallum as she performs on the floor during the artistic gymnastics women's final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, in Tokyo. Biles and Naomi Osaka are prominent young Black women under the pressure of a global Olympic spotlight that few human beings ever face. But being a young Black woman -- which, in American life, comes with its own built-in pressure to perform -- entails much more than meets the eye.

No team gold, but U.S. women show depth during Tokyo stay

FILE - In this July 27m 2021 file photos, gymnasts from the United States, Simone Biles, center, Jordan Chiles , right, and Sunisa Lee cheer Grace McCallum as she performs on the floor during the artistic gymnastics women's final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, in Tokyo. Biles and Naomi Osaka are prominent young Black women under the pressure of a global Olympic spotlight that few human beings ever face. But being a young Black woman -- which, in American life, comes with its own built-in pressure to perform -- entails much more than meets the eye.

August 4, 2021, 8:20am Nation & World

TOKYO — Simone Biles is taking a break. Maybe a permanent one. Sunisa Lee, Jade Carey, Jordan Chiles and Grace McCallum are all basically sprinting to college. MyKayla Skinner is ready to start a family. Read story

Seattle Mariners' Jarred Kelenic (10) celebrates with third base coach Manny Acta (14) after his solo home run off Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Luis Patino during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

M’s Kikuchi effective in victory

Seattle Mariners' Jarred Kelenic (10) celebrates with third base coach Manny Acta (14) after his solo home run off Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Luis Patino during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

August 3, 2021, 11:01pm Sports

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Yusei Kikuchi went six effective innings, Abraham Toro and Jarred Kelenic homered, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 on Tuesday night. Read story

Ridgefield Raptors

Cowlitz flexes muscle in 9-3 win over Ridgefield

Ridgefield Raptors

August 3, 2021, 10:20pm Clark County Sports

A lopsided game finally arrived in the Columbia River Cup series. Tuesday, Cowlitz dominated all facets of a 9-3 win at Ridgefield Outdoor Recreation Complex. Read story

Union's Tobias Merriweather scores a touchdown against Skyview at Kiggins Bowl on Friday night, March 12, 2021.

Union’s Tobias Merriweather set to announce college choice on Wednesday

Union's Tobias Merriweather scores a touchdown against Skyview at Kiggins Bowl on Friday night, March 12, 2021.

August 3, 2021, 5:35pm Prep Sports

Titans receiver will share his choice live online Read story

Kara Winger, of United States, competes in qualifications for the women's javelin throw at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo.

Kara Winger’s Tokyo Olympics end with 17th place in javelin qualifying

Kara Winger, of United States, competes in qualifications for the women's javelin throw at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo.

August 2, 2021, 8:59pm Sports

Kara Winger’s fourth Summer Olympics ended on Wednesday in the qualifying round of the women’s javelin in Tokyo. Read story

Skyview High School pitcher Caden Vire was picked by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 12th round of the Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday, July 13, 2021.

Skyview graduate Caden Vire signs with the Milwaukee Brewers

Skyview High School pitcher Caden Vire was picked by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 12th round of the Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday, July 13, 2021.

August 2, 2021, 1:26pm Prep Sports

Pitcher passes up scholarship with Arizona State to sign pro contract Read story

Rebeca Andrade, of Brazil, performs on the floor during the artistic gymnastics women's apparatus final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.

Brazil’s Andrade tumbles into stardom to hometown funk tune

Rebeca Andrade, of Brazil, performs on the floor during the artistic gymnastics women's apparatus final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.

August 2, 2021, 8:33am Nation & World

She kicked her leg above her head as the beat began and the crowd clapped in rhythm to the Brazilian funk song that helped gymnast Rebeca Andrade steal hearts across her homeland. Read story

Texas Rangers designated hitter Jonah Heim is greeted by teammates at home plate after hitting the game-winning home  run in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners Sunday, Aug.1, 2021, in Arlington, Texas.

Heim hits walk-off HR again, Rangers rally past Mariners 4-3

Texas Rangers designated hitter Jonah Heim is greeted by teammates at home plate after hitting the game-winning home  run in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners Sunday, Aug.1, 2021, in Arlington, Texas.

August 1, 2021, 6:49pm Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — With thunder echoing under the retractable roof in the year-old home of the Texas Rangers, Jonah Heim made a pretty good case for lightning striking twice. Read story