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Irish to lean on massive line, running game

Posted: Thursday, Aug 25th, 2016
WALDPORT -- Three years ago, Jonah Land put his hand in the dirt as a freshman lineman for Waldport's football team.
Even then he knew that pushing around his senior and junior teammates was a sign of a lack of commitment from the upperclassmen. Joking, antics, and an overall lack of discipline dogged the team then.
"I was already outplaying
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Taft soccer has need for speed

Posted: Thursday, Aug 25th, 2016
LINCOLN CITY -- After a decade of uncertainty, where the Taft girls' soccer program has seen its numbers rise and fall, ultimately to the point where the program nearly collapsed, second-year Head Coach Joey Arce-Torres has managed to attract enough players to warrant a junior varsity team and a possible jump to Class 4A within the next few seasons.
The
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Lincoln County Jamboree opens the season

Posted: Thursday, Aug 25th, 2016
LINCOLN CITY -- The sound of pads crunching will once again be returning to the central Oregon coast as players from across Lincoln County gear up for the season's first real competition.
On Friday, Aug. 26, Taft High School will host this year's Lincoln County Jamboree, which will pit Taft, Newport, Toledo and Waldport against each other in round robin
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Windless night dooms boats

Modified: Thursday, Aug 25th, 2016
NEWPORT -- Slight winds in Yaquina Bay turned even worse for sailors as the Yaquina Bay Yacht Club raised sail in the second round of the club's Fall Series.
Without much wind of any kind to fill the boats sails, the crews of each boat were hamstrung by the course, conditions and the incoming tide.
"(The wind) dropped as
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Warriors show promise despite small numbers

Posted: Tuesday, Aug 23rd, 2016
SILETZ VALLEY -- The Siletz Valley football team comes into this season having lost most of their key skill position players from last year's roster, but at one position the player remains the same as it has for the last two seasons, and his play will dictate how far the Warriors go this year.
Third-year starting quarterback Bobby Butler will
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Buccaneers rampage across obstacle course

Posted: Tuesday, Aug 23rd, 2016
NEWPORT -- Through tires, ditches and up and over logs, dozens of adventurous competitors showed up clad in pirate gear to take on Newport Parks & Recreation Department's annual Buccaneer Rampage obstacle course race.
On Saturday, August 20, racers took to the course situated at the Newport Municipal Airport to get down and dirty, as they made their way over
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Lighthouse Century Ride makes its return

Posted: Tuesday, Aug 23rd, 2016
NEWPORT -- After having the event canceled due to a severe storm last year, the long-running annual Yaquina Lighthouse Century Ride made its return to Lincoln County on Sunday, Aug. 21.
The ride, which is put on by the Yaquina Wheels Bicycle Club and Oregon Rides, drew 60 cyclists from around Oregon and from as far away as Washington and
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First round a ‘Slam Dunk’ for sailors

Modified: Thursday, Aug 18th, 2016
NEWPORT -- Just a week after completing their summer sailing series, the Yaquina Bay Yacht Club set sail for the opening round of the seven-race fall series on Wednesday, Aug. 17.
On a gusty evening in Yaquina Bay, with an average wind of 15 knots coming out of the northwest, Slam Dunk just edged Run Rabbit Run for the series-opening
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Newport survivors

Modified: Thursday, Aug 18th, 2016
NEWPORT -- Alone in the Oregon wilderness, a hiker is lost. He's disoriented. Nightfall creeps in and temperatures begin to plummet.
Soon the hiker's body temperature falls and hypothermia sets in. The man meets a grisly fate, found by rescuers days later, he's shed his clothes in a final act of desperation before succumbing to the conditions.
That's the
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Shu aces 12th hole

Posted: Thursday, Aug 18th, 2016
PORTLAND -- Newport High School golf team member Sarah Shu achieved something earlier this month that many golfers play a lifetime for and never have happen.
On Aug. 1, Shu dropped in her first hole-in-one during play at an Oregon Golf Association junior tournament.
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Philomath football suspended

Posted: Thursday, Aug 18th, 2016
PHILOMATH -- Coming into the Class 4A football season, one of the preseason favorites, Oregon West Conference's Philomath Warriors have landed themselves in hot water.
According to Philomath School District Superintendent Melissa Goff, the Warriors football program has yet to take the field for practices this season and is currently under suspension pending a police investigation, which stems from the
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Bobo-Shisler represents Oregon at zones

Posted: Tuesday, Aug 16th, 2016
SALT LAKE CITY -- When she was just 3 years old, Lauren Bobo-Shisler was in the water.
Her mother, Julie, had entered her in swimming lessons at Newport, but wanted the swim instructor to give her daughter private lessons. The instructor said she didn't have the time.
A week went by, and that swim instructor pulled Julie aside. She told
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Taft football holds camp

Posted: Tuesday, Aug 16th, 2016
LINCOLN CITY -- There have been many changes to Taft's football program over the past few weeks.
The team lost Head Coach James Mick and installed Jake Tolan as the interim coach for the season, and with that comes a different philosophy as far as how the program operates.
Many of those changes will be played out once
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Run Rabbit Run is summer’s fastest

Posted: Tuesday, Aug 16th, 2016
NEWPORT -- Coming into the finale of the Yaquina Bay Yacht Club's Summer Series, Run Rabbit Run had already locked up the series championship.
However, that didn't guarantee smooth sailing in the series' last race for the Martin 241 captained by Jeff Breazile.
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