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Cross country: 2nd Tigard Invite

By Teddi Faller, Staff Writer

October 20, 2011


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Tigard held its last home cross country meet for the season Oct. 19 against Newberg and McMinnville. Newberg High School's Bailey Peterson took first for the varsity boys' race. Junior Matt Carlson came in fourth with senior Scott Rice coming in at fifth.  In the varsity girls' race, McMinnville...

Cross country: Century Invite

By Teddi Faller, Staff Writer

October 13, 2011


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The cross country Century invite on Oct. 12 was a sure victory for both varsity teams. Boys JV swept the race. Then the varsity boys took places one and two with senior Scott Rice and junior Matt Carlson. Junior John Walker came in fourth and freshman John Caufield took fifth. Freshman Ellie Dean,...

Men’s varsity soccer pulls another win over Forest Grove

By Kari O'Donnell, Staff Writer

October 12, 2011


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Mens' Varsity Soccer played Forest Grove at home, on Tuesday, Oct. 11. The Tigers expected a win tonight, after beating the same team 1-0 earlier in the season. True to form, the final score of the game was 4-1 (Tigard). The Vikings started the game strong, scoring the first goal of the match. But...

Men’s soccer team ready to play Forest Grove again

By Kari O'Donnell, Staff Writer

October 11, 2011


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The men’s varsity soccer team plays a home game tonight against Forest Grove High school at 7 p.m. This is the second match against Forest Grove this season, last time being played at Forest Grove. The result of that game was a win for Tigard 1-0. The Tigard men’s soccer team is ready for another...

Big Win For Water Polo

Big Win For Water Polo

By Emily Pfeiffer, Staff Writer

October 10, 2011


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

This past Saturday was a big win for the girl’s varsity water polo team. The team traveled to Madras, OR to compete in a round robin tournament that included three other teams: Madras, Sunset and West Point. The first game, against Madras High School, was a win for Tigard. The second game, against...

A game of rivalry

A game of rivalry

By Megan King, Business Manager

October 8, 2011


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This football season has been without a doubt one of the best seasons Tigard High has seen in awhile. With no games lost, the players have proven their skills and talents on the turf. The game against their rivals, the Timberwolves of Tualatin High School was a game they were determined to win, and...

Tigard football reaches 5-0

Tigard football reaches 5-0

By Megan King, Business Manager

October 3, 2011


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Friday, Oct. 1 marked the football game against Forest Grove, bringing Tigard to 5-0 for the season. Another game filled with dedication and hardworking athletes made this a great win for Tigard. Junior Kaz Greene kicked off the game with a 74 yard run resulting in a touchdown, bringing the score...

Player Profile: Tyler Powers

Player Profile: Tyler Powers

By Amanda Lam, Staff Writer

October 2, 2011


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Tyler Powers Team Freshman Year Freshman Position Wide receiver What is your biggest football accomplishment? Scoring twice in one game as a receiver. Who inspires you? Brandon Lloyd Favorite game day meal Cocoa puffs and bananas for breakfast and a turkey and cheese sandwich for lunch. How d...

Player Profile: Forest Harris

By Amanda Lam, Staff Writer

October 2, 2011


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Forest Harris Team JV Year Sophomore Position Inside and outside linebacker Goals To be the best I can be for my team and execute my job as best as possible. Favorite game day snacks I usually eat a lot of fruits and carbs How do you prepare for a game? After warm-ups, the team goes back to th...

Cross country: Tigard Invite

By Teddi Faller, Staff Writer

September 28, 2011


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On Sept. 28 Tigard's cross country team ran against the Forest Grove Vikings on our home turf. Tyler Shipley of Forest Grove took the lead with senior Scott Rice in second for the boys varsity team, then junior Matt Carlsen came in right after. Junior John Walker came in with a Viking to make his...