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Player Profile: Forest Harris

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

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...

First home win for men’s varsity soccer

First home win for men’s varsity soccer

Kari O'Donnell, Staff Writer

September 27, 2011


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Tigard High men’s soccer team had their first home win tonight, against the Newberg Tigers. The score was 4-0 and the Tigard Tigers scored two goals in the first five minutes of the game. The first half ended 2-0 and the Tigers had their first halftime lead at home. The beginning of the second...

Mat Girls help out Wrestling Team

Stephanie Caputo, Staff Writer

September 25, 2011


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Each year the Tigard wrestling team begins a new season. Along with them begins the Mat Girls. This is the club that stands hand in hand with the wrestling team. Standing aside coach Jarman and assistant coach Salas, the Tigard Mat Girls take scores and keep stats for the wrestling matches. This includes...

Water Polo gets off to a great start

Water Polo gets off to a great start

Emily Pfeiffer, Staff Writer

September 23, 2011


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Tigard High girls and boys Water polo Team has gotten off to a great start this season. The girls' team has played three games and won two of those. The boys' team has played four games and won one. For the girls team, this year's captains are Tess Langseth-Depaolis (senior) and Brett Higgins (senior)....

Cross country: Tualatin Invite

Teddi Faller, Staff Writer

September 21, 2011


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On Sept. 21 the Tigard High cross country team ran against Tualatin High and Hillsboro High. The boys won the invite, and the girls came in second. The course was a tough one in the heat with gradual inclines all over, but our varsity girls took third place in the race with freshman Elizabeth Dean...

Another disappointing loss for Men’s Soccer

Kari O'Donnell, Staff Writer

September 20, 2011


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The Tigard High men’s varsity soccer team had a home game September 20, at 7 p.m. They played their school rival, Tualatin High School. The Tigers got off to a quick start with a goal from sophomore Ben White, but Tualatin followed soon after with three of their own goals. The score at the half...

Cross country: New Balance Festival of Champions

Teddi Faller, Staff Writer

September 18, 2011


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The Tigard High Cross country team ran the New Balance Festival of Champions on Sept. 17 at Clackamas Community College. Even though the weather wasn’t permitting, senior Scott Rice still managed to beat his personal record and ran his 5K race in 16:55.9 minutes. Right behind him, junior Matt Carlson...

Another win for Tigard football against Century High School

Megan King, Business Manager

September 17, 2011


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The Tigard High School varsity football team brings in another win tonight with 42-20 against Century High School, putting the team at a 3-0 overall.  Ahead by at least double, the Tigers gave it their all tonight, showing that hard work will pay off. At kickoff, junior Benny Wick received the ball...

Varisty Men’s soccer game tonight at Forest Grove High School

Kari O'Donnell, Staff Writer

September 15, 2011


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The Tigard High men’s soccer team has an away game tonight, against Forest Grove High school at 7:00 p.m.  The Tigard soccer team is coming off a 2-1 loss against Glencoe, and they are excited to come back with a win tonight. “We need to play like a team tonight,” said sophomore Alan Hernandez. After...