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There's always many celebrations during a volleyball match. Like the King's Way Knights celebrating their win over La Center during the 2018 season.

There’s something special about all fall sports

There's always many celebrations during a volleyball match. Like the King's Way Knights celebrating their win over La Center during the 2018 season.

September 8, 2019, 8:00pm Prep Sports

Tim Martinez: High school sports Read story

Prairie’s Maddi Cederholm (9) spikes the ball as Kelso’s Sydney Hall (5) and Isabella Hadaller (11) jump to block during Tuesday night’s game at Prairie High School in Camas on Sept. 25, 2018. Prairie won in three sets, 25-10, 25-13, 25-13.

Big changes coming to prep sports coverage this fall

Prairie’s Maddi Cederholm (9) spikes the ball as Kelso’s Sydney Hall (5) and Isabella Hadaller (11) jump to block during Tuesday night’s game at Prairie High School in Camas on Sept. 25, 2018. Prairie won in three sets, 25-10, 25-13, 25-13.

September 1, 2019, 6:00pm Prep Sports

In this job, we have to make a lot of decisions, and you just hope they are the right ones. Read story

“Welcome to Ridgefield” adorns the side of View Ridge Middle School next to the Ridgefield Outdoor Recreation Complex. It’s a site where Clark County’s natural beauty and dynamic growth merge.

The Ridgefield Raptors reflect the area’s growing maturity, presence

“Welcome to Ridgefield” adorns the side of View Ridge Middle School next to the Ridgefield Outdoor Recreation Complex. It’s a site where Clark County’s natural beauty and dynamic growth merge.

June 2, 2019, 6:37pm Sports

When the Ridgefield Raptors open their inaugural season on Tuesday, it will feel like a coming-of-age party. Read story

Union lines up before the Class 4A state football championship game against Lake Stevens on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in Tacoma, Wash.

Micah Rice: As county grows, so do chances for football success

Union lines up before the Class 4A state football championship game against Lake Stevens on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in Tacoma, Wash.

December 2, 2018, 4:07pm Prep Sports

For the first time, two state champions were from Clark County. How did it happen? Read story

A view of the under-construction baseball field at the Ridgefield Outdoor Recreation Complex, where the Ridgefield Raptors will play next summer as part of the West Coast Baseball League (Micah Rice/The Columbian)

Ridgefield Raptors unveiled as new West Coast League baseball team

A view of the under-construction baseball field at the Ridgefield Outdoor Recreation Complex, where the Ridgefield Raptors will play next summer as part of the West Coast Baseball League (Micah Rice/The Columbian)

September 8, 2018, 5:33pm Clark County Sports

The Ridgefield Raptors have taken flight. Southwest Washington’s newest sports team was unveiled Saturday as part of a larger community event at the Ridgefield Outdoor Recreation Complex. Read story

The Portland Pickles, shown here, offer a family-friendly baseball experience that hopefully will be replicated when the West Coast League expands to Ridgefield next year.

Micah Rice: West Coast League baseball should be a hit

The Portland Pickles, shown here, offer a family-friendly baseball experience that hopefully will be replicated when the West Coast League expands to Ridgefield next year.

July 7, 2018, 10:12pm Sports

Vancouver nearly landed a minor league baseball team in 2011, but struck out. So news that the West Coast League will expand to Ridgefield next year comes as a relief to Clark County baseball fans. Read story

Fans for Iran celebrate the team's victory after the group B match between Morocco and Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 15, 2018.

No U.S., but still reason to watch World Cup

Fans for Iran celebrate the team's victory after the group B match between Morocco and Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 15, 2018.

June 17, 2018, 9:10pm Soccer

Commentary: Micah Rice Read story

Ridgefield softball players hug coach Dusty Anchors after the team's season ended Saturday at the Class 2A state tournament in Selah.

Ridgefield softball season ends with lessons of love, gratitude

Ridgefield softball players hug coach Dusty Anchors after the team's season ended Saturday at the Class 2A state tournament in Selah.

May 26, 2018, 8:09pm Editor's Choice

Coach Dusty Anchors shares appreciation for team that's carried him through terminal diagnosis Read story

Pushing into new frontiers of prep sports coverage

March 17, 2018, 11:00pm Prep Sports

This 2017-18 high school sports season, we've done something we had never tried at The Columbian sports department. Read story

Hockinson surrounds quarterback Canon Racanelli as they celebrate their win against Tumwater after the 2A state football championship game Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in Tacoma, Wash.

Commentary, Micah Rice: Quarterback’s poise is foundation of Hockinson’s title run

Hockinson surrounds quarterback Canon Racanelli as they celebrate their win against Tumwater after the 2A state football championship game Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in Tacoma, Wash.

December 2, 2017, 3:43pm Prep Sports

Canon Racanelli didn't get rattled by Hawks' early deficit Read story