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Coming Sunday: We celebrate prep football with a special section

August 26, 2016, 12:06am Prep Sports

The lights on a crisp Friday night. Read story

For Union High School graduate Alistair Docherty, playing the U.S. Amateur is the culmination of a busy and successful summer of golf.

Docherty takes his shot at U.S. Amateur

For Union High School graduate Alistair Docherty, playing the U.S. Amateur is the culmination of a busy and successful summer of golf.

August 4, 2016, 10:00pm Clark County Sports

The moment Alistair Docherty achieved one of his biggest goals in golf, he didn’t have a putter in his hand. Read story

People enter the water for a morning swim at Copabacana beach in Rio de Janeiro, the starting point for the road cycling, marathon swimming and triathlon competitions.
Antonio Atiyoot, a 13-year-old from Thailand, races in a 85cc motocross race Thursday at Washougal Motocross Park.

One lucky break for Thai motocross riders

Antonio Atiyoot, a 13-year-old from Thailand, races in a 85cc motocross race Thursday at Washougal Motocross Park.

July 22, 2016, 6:35pm Clark County Sports

When 13-year-old Antonio Atiyoot broke his foot on a motocross track in his native Thailand, he never dreamed the injury would allow him to ride in the United States just eight months later. Read story

The Washington Wrestling Association Cultural Exchange Team to Japan poses with their Japanese counterparts.

Japan trip grabs hold of local wrestlers

The Washington Wrestling Association Cultural Exchange Team to Japan poses with their Japanese counterparts.

July 11, 2016, 9:52pm Prep Sports

The matches were competitive and intense. But that wasn't the only thrill for four local wrestlers on their latest road trip. Read story

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30), forward LeBron James (23) and forward Andre Iguodala (9) stand on the court as Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, on ground, is tended to during the second half of Game 7 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, June 19, 2016. The Cavaliers won 93-89.

Key to NBA success: Just give it a rest already

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30), forward LeBron James (23) and forward Andre Iguodala (9) stand on the court as Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, on ground, is tended to during the second half of Game 7 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, June 19, 2016. The Cavaliers won 93-89.

June 25, 2016, 11:16pm Sports

Don't be surprised if Golden State's collapse in the NBA Finals sends ripples around the NBA. Read story

We’ll continue to chase stories that matter

June 18, 2016, 10:37pm Sports

Does what we do matter? After layoffs this month at The Columbian eliminated a quarter of the sports department, I've been getting this question quite a bit. Read story

October 19, 2000 photo Milan Chuckovich Local Trent Kunz rests in the hospital after his football accident in 1988.

Runner’s coach inspired him on a deeper level

October 19, 2000 photo Milan Chuckovich Local Trent Kunz rests in the hospital after his football accident in 1988.

June 9, 2016, 10:59pm Prep Sports

Commentary: Micah Rice Read story

Portland Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts, right, talks to guard C.J. McCollum during the first half in Game 5 of the team's second-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, in Oakland, Calif.

Blazers still have a few pressing needs

Portland Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts, right, talks to guard C.J. McCollum during the first half in Game 5 of the team's second-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, in Oakland, Calif.

May 14, 2016, 11:21pm Blazers

The Portland Trail Blazers faces a new foe as it enters the offseason: complacency. Read story

Mountain View third baseman Jake Ryan awaits a pitch Friday April 29 at Camas High School. Ryan returned to baseball despite having open-heart surgery on Dec. 16, 2015.

Even after surgery, Jake Ryan plays with heart

Mountain View third baseman Jake Ryan awaits a pitch Friday April 29 at Camas High School. Ryan returned to baseball despite having open-heart surgery on Dec. 16, 2015.

April 30, 2016, 11:07pm Prep Sports

In the sixth inning of the Mountain View baseball team’s league-clinching win on Friday, Jake Ryan dashed out of the batter’s box toward first base. Read story