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Welcome to 6A, Tigard beats Sherwood 49-28

Taylor Wilhoit, Staff Writer
September 20, 2014
Filed under Sports

The football field buzzed this Friday as the Tigers took on the Sherwood Bowmen. All of the stadium seats filled, leaving only standing room by the time the game started. With a tied score of 14-14 at half-time, the Bowmen were giving the Tigers a run for their money. At halftime the school’s march...

Tigard softball ten runs McKay

Sydney White, staff writer
May 22, 2014
Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Each girl takes her turn up to bat, one after the other, each with different goals in mind while also sharing the same goal, making it around the bases to the place she initially started. The varsity softball team greatly improved throughout the league season, working together to be successful. Tonight, th...

Tigard track defeats Tualatin rivals

Maddie Fiorante, Staff Writer
April 10, 2014
Filed under News, Sports

A sunny 60 degree day created the perfect weather for a track meet today. Tigard went up against their Tualatin rivals in hopes to run, jump, and throw their way to victory. And succeed they did. The boys varsity took home a win with an overall score of 79-66 points, while the varsity girls became vict...

Tigard dance to compete at State Championships this weekend

Amanda Lam, Newspaper Editor
March 19, 2014
Filed under Sports

The Tigerettes dance team will compete in the O.S.A.A. Dance/ Drill State Championship this weekend at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Although they have already pre-qualified for finals, they will compete on Friday March 21 in the preliminaries. Finals will take place the next day (Saturday, March...

Tigard girls stomp out McNary 49-19 in playoff game

Caitlin Britch, Staff Writer
March 4, 2014
Filed under Sports

With a great season and great players, the Tigard varsity girls basketball team continued to use their unstoppable defense to their advantage to pull out a win in the first round of state playoffs.  The final score read 49-19. The game was tight in the beginning, but the Tigard girls stomped over McN...

Tigard basketball enters playoffs with league championships

Abby Portwood, Junior Staff Writer
March 4, 2014
Filed under Sports

The Tigard boys basketball team has successfully played a 18-6  record so far this season. They ended their conference play with a record of 13-1 and won a Pacific Conference Title. The Tigard boys only loss was to McMinnville. They are currently ranked number 10 in the O.S.A.A. standings and have sec...

Victor Ceja places third at state wrestling match despite injured ankle

Lizzie Slate, Staff Writer
March 3, 2014
Filed under Sports

The state wrestling tournament was held at the Memorial Coliseum on Friday and Saturday this past weekend. There were four Tigard athletes that attended the tournament; including senior Victor Ceja who injured his ankle in his first match, but kept fighting through the pain. “I thought I wasn’t going to b...

Tigerettes dance to impress

Tigerettes dance to impress

Maddie Fiorante, Staff Writer
March 2, 2014
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Celebrating this weekend is the Tigerettes dance team, who competed against other skillful dance teams at the Metropolitan Dance Festival, hosted at Centennial High School, on Saturday night. A daunting competition to prepare for, the girls gave their all and accomplished second place overall. Taking fi...

Tigard swimmers represent at state championship

Maddie Fiorante, Staff Writer
February 24, 2014
Filed under Sports

The efforts put in to hours of practice, endless directions from coach John Ruzicka, and pushing themselves to the best of their abilities paid off for Tigard’s state swim team. With tough competition from around Oregon participating, the team represented at Oregon class 6A state championships. The teams...

Pink Out Mixer and Double Header on Friday

Lizzie Slate, Staff Writer
February 21, 2014
Filed under Sports

Come support the Tigard varsity boys and girls basketball game this Friday against Forest Grove in the T.H.S. main gym! The game is a double header where the girls game starts at 5: 45 p.m. and the boys begins at about 7p.m. There will also be a pink out mixer after the game in order to support and ...

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