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Martinez: New format won’t set 4A, 3A Week 10 football playoff matchups until after regular season ends

October 19, 2021, 6:33pm Football

We are heading into Week 8 of the high school football season, and it’s time to start thinking about the postseason and potential matchups. And normally, we could do that… Read story

Martinez: Looking ahead at postseason schedules

October 12, 2021, 8:05pm Prep Sports

Tim Martinez: High school sports Read story

Players from O?Dea of Seattle and Union line up before the snap on Friday, Sept.

Martinez: October football sorts everything out

Players from O?Dea of Seattle and Union line up before the snap on Friday, Sept.

October 5, 2021, 9:02pm Prep Sports

Tim Martinez: High school sports Read story

Runners in the Division I girls race take off on the course at Blue Lake Park at the Nike Portland XC meet on Saturday, Sept.
Prairie?s head coach Mike Peck is just happy to get to Friday and still be able to play a football game. If the pandemic has taught coaches and athletes anything, it is to be flexible.

Martinez: Playing football is all that matters to coaches

Prairie?s head coach Mike Peck is just happy to get to Friday and still be able to play a football game. If the pandemic has taught coaches and athletes anything, it is to be flexible.

September 21, 2021, 8:30pm Football

Friday is homecoming for the Prairie High School football team. Read story

Be prepared to mask up.

Martinez: Outdoor mask mandate will get tested at Friday football games

Be prepared to mask up.

September 14, 2021, 7:06pm Prep Sports

Tim Martinez: High school sports Read story

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Evergreen High School football coach and athletic director Christian Swain sits with football players (from left) Jonathan Landry, David Kailea, Kyle Norton and Gary McCulley at Evergreen's Athletics Kick-off and Media Day.

Tim Martinez: Evergreen celebration kicks off fall sports

Evergreen High School football coach and athletic director Christian Swain sits with football players (from left) Jonathan Landry, David Kailea, Kyle Norton and Gary McCulley at Evergreen's Athletics Kick-off and Media Day.

August 31, 2021, 7:27pm Prep Sports

At Evergreen High School, Christian Swain was looking for something for his athletes to celebrate the start of the 2021-22 school year. Read story

Union quarterback Alex Gehrmann catches the ball in a game against Chiawana at McKenzie Stadium on Friday night, Sept 27, 2019.
Football players were required to mask up when the delayed 2020 season started in late February. When the 2021 fall season begins with practices on Wednesday, players will not be required to mask up while participating on the field.

Martinez: Football coaches excited as players to start practices without masks

Football players were required to mask up when the delayed 2020 season started in late February. When the 2021 fall season begins with practices on Wednesday, players will not be required to mask up while participating on the field.

August 17, 2021, 7:07pm Football

High school football coaches got some good news last week. Read story