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Ridgefield's front line in 2003 included (from left) Wedge McKee, Matt Miles, Clayton McKee, Cory Rustvold, Corey Kuhlman and Steve Hefflin.

Friday Night Flashback: Ridgefield’s defense shines in claiming 2003 Trico title

Ridgefield's front line in 2003 included (from left) Wedge McKee, Matt Miles, Clayton McKee, Cory Rustvold, Corey Kuhlman and Steve Hefflin.

September 18, 2020, 7:33pm Football

Jordan Davis did a bit of everything, and the Ridgefield defense stepped to the forefront as the Spudders finished an undefeated regular season with a 14-0 victory on Oct. 31, 2003. Read story

Cross Country runner fly over a steeple into a water pit during the running of the 51st Annual Run-A-Ree Friday September 7, 2012 in Vancouver, Washington.
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

Cast your vote for classic prep football game from 2010-to-present to revisit

September 10, 2020, 6:39pm Newsletter

Voting remains open through noon Monday. Read story

Cast your vote on best classic prep football game from 2001-2009 to revisit

September 10, 2020, 6:17pm Prep Sports

Voting continues through noon Monday Read story

Cast your vote on classic pre-2000 prep football game to revisit

September 10, 2020, 6:08pm Prep Sports

Late last month, The Columbian asked fans to submit which regular-season games they would like to see included as part of our Friday Night Flashback series. In total, 34 regular-season games were offered up, dating back to 1937. We’ve broken these games into three groups — 2010 to present, 2000… 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

The football stadium at Woodland High School on Friday, Sept.

Martinez: A Friday night tour of empty high school stadiums fills void

The football stadium at Woodland High School on Friday, Sept.

September 7, 2020, 11:31am Newsletter

I couldn’t just stay home. Normally on a Friday night in September and October, I’m at a high school football stadium — or stuck in the office wishing I were at a high school football stadium. Sitting at home on what was supposed to be the opening night of the… Read story

Spectators watch the 4A District Boy's Golf Tournament at Tri-Mountain Golf Course on Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 9, 2018.

Tri-Mountain offers fall golf league for high school-age players

Spectators watch the 4A District Boy's Golf Tournament at Tri-Mountain Golf Course on Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 9, 2018.

September 5, 2020, 2:22pm Prep Sports

Registration is almost full for program to fill void this fall for players Read story

Columbia River lines up for a field goal on the final play.

Friday Night Flashback: Like Columbia River-Skyview rivalry, bizarre blocked field goal lives on

Columbia River lines up for a field goal on the final play.

September 4, 2020, 6:50pm Prep Sports

It was as bizarre of an ending to a football game as anyone is likely to see. For one team, celebration turned into disbelief. For the other, dejection turned into jubilation. Read story