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Oregon safety Jevon Holland (8) breaks up a pass for Utah wide receiver Jaylen Dixon (25) during the first half of the 2019 Pac-12 Conference championship game in Santa Clara, Calif. Holland is part of a group of Pac-12 football players who on Sunday threatened to opt out of the coming season unless its concerns about competing during the COVID-19 pandemic and other racial and economic issues in college sports are addressed.

Pac-12 football player boycott threat could have ramifications nationwide

Oregon safety Jevon Holland (8) breaks up a pass for Utah wide receiver Jaylen Dixon (25) during the first half of the 2019 Pac-12 Conference championship game in Santa Clara, Calif. Holland is part of a group of Pac-12 football players who on Sunday threatened to opt out of the coming season unless its concerns about competing during the COVID-19 pandemic and other racial and economic issues in college sports are addressed.

August 3, 2020, 6:26pm College

As college football leaders work to rescue a football season worth billions in revenue from the threat of COVID-19, the players have become emboldened. Read story

FILE - This Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, file photo, shows the Pac-12 logo during the second half of an NCAA college football game between Arizona State and Kent State, in Tempe, Ariz. The Pac-12 has set Sept. 26 as the start of its 10-game conference-only football schedule. The Pac-12 announced three weeks ago it would eliminate nonconference games for its 12 member schools.

Pac-12 football players urge opt-out amid COVID-19 concerns

FILE - This Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, file photo, shows the Pac-12 logo during the second half of an NCAA college football game between Arizona State and Kent State, in Tempe, Ariz. The Pac-12 has set Sept. 26 as the start of its 10-game conference-only football schedule. The Pac-12 announced three weeks ago it would eliminate nonconference games for its 12 member schools.

August 2, 2020, 11:27am College

A group of Pac-12 football players on Sunday threatened to opt out of the coming season unless their concerns about competing during the COVID-19 pandemic and other racial and economic issues in college sports are addressed. Read story

Washington State players run onto the field before an NCAA college football game against Washington, Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Pac-12 sets Sept. 26 start for 10-game football schedule

Washington State players run onto the field before an NCAA college football game against Washington, Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S.

July 31, 2020, 2:21pm College

The Pac-12 on Friday set Sept. 26 as the start of its 10-game, conference-only football schedule, joining the Southeastern Conference in pushing back its season by nearly a month because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read story

In this undated photo Oregon State University volleyball coach Mark Barnard poses for a photo in Corvallis, Ore. Players, parents and observers of the program tell The Associated Press that Barnard runs punishment practices past the point of safety, uses scholarships as leverage and pits players against each other in team meetings. The school says an investigation into the program has concluded and appropriate action has been taken to address the complaints.

Volleyball players describe abusive environment on Oregon State team

In this undated photo Oregon State University volleyball coach Mark Barnard poses for a photo in Corvallis, Ore. Players, parents and observers of the program tell The Associated Press that Barnard runs punishment practices past the point of safety, uses scholarships as leverage and pits players against each other in team meetings. The school says an investigation into the program has concluded and appropriate action has been taken to address the complaints.

July 30, 2020, 2:42pm College

Athletes and others with ties to the program told The Associated Press that the head volleyball coach at Oregon State University runs an abusive program that has seen 11 players quit or transfer since 2016 and two team members contemplate suicide, with one attempting an overdose. Read story

The pressbox at the Clark College softball complex on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019.

Clark cancels cross country seasons, fall sports training for remaining sports

The pressbox at the Clark College softball complex on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019.

July 28, 2020, 12:28pm College

One of the sports the Northwest Athletic Conference cleared for competition this fall won’t happen at Clark College.  The school announced it is forgoing men’s and women’s cross country for 2020, citing continuing increases in COVID-19 cases in and around Clark County, and the impact of… Read story

As a true freshman, Lincoln Victor was part of a Hawai'i football team that won 10 games and played in the Mountain West Conference championship game against Boise State.

Union grad Lincoln Victor prepares for Hawai’i football season amid uncertainty

As a true freshman, Lincoln Victor was part of a Hawai'i football team that won 10 games and played in the Mountain West Conference championship game against Boise State.

July 21, 2020, 8:17pm College

Uncertainty continues to grow for college football in 2020 amidst COVID-19, but that hasn’t changed Lincoln Victor’s routine for preparation. Read story

Central Washington quarterback Canon Racanelli is making the change from offense to defense for the 2020 season, moving to defensive back.

GNAC, Cascade Conference to postpone college athletics until November

Central Washington quarterback Canon Racanelli is making the change from offense to defense for the 2020 season, moving to defensive back.

July 17, 2020, 4:21pm College

Decision impacts football for Central Washington and Western Oregon Read story

Dubs II, the Washington Huskies live mascot, leads the team out of the tunnel for an NCAA college football game against Arizona State, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games

Dubs II, the Washington Huskies live mascot, leads the team out of the tunnel for an NCAA college football game against Arizona State, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S.

July 10, 2020, 5:06pm College

The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. Read story

Clark College middle hitter Olivia White, a Skyview High grad, runs through drills during practice Monday at O’Connell Sports Center. The Penguins are preparing for the NWAC Championship tournament that begins Thursday at Tacoma.

NWAC announces most sports will not begin competition until February or March

Clark College middle hitter Olivia White, a Skyview High grad, runs through drills during practice Monday at O’Connell Sports Center. The Penguins are preparing for the NWAC Championship tournament that begins Thursday at Tacoma.

July 9, 2020, 3:53pm College

The Northwest Athletic Conference, which includes Clark College and Lower Columbia College, announced it will delay the start of most sports until January or February to keep athletes safe amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the conference announced Thursday. Read story

Columbia River graduate Jordan Ryan warms up during physical therapy at ProActive fitness in Vancouver on June 30, 2020. Ryan tore her ACL in March and has been working on physical therapy since her surgery to bring her back to full health.

Three Clark County athletes rehab knee injuries in order to compete in college

Columbia River graduate Jordan Ryan warms up during physical therapy at ProActive fitness in Vancouver on June 30, 2020. Ryan tore her ACL in March and has been working on physical therapy since her surgery to bring her back to full health.

July 4, 2020, 7:06pm Clark County Sports

Columbia River’s Jordan Ryan contemplated quitting basketball after she tore the anterior crucial ligament (ACL) in her left knee during a playoff game in February. Read story