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Mat Girls help out Wrestling Team

By Stephanie Caputo, Staff Writer

September 25, 2011


Filed under Sports

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

By Emily Pfeiffer, Staff Writer

September 23, 2011


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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

By Teddi Faller, Staff Writer

September 21, 2011


Filed under Sports

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

By 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

By 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

By Megan King, Business Manager

September 17, 2011


Filed under Sports

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

By 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...

Boys Varsity Soccer suffers disappointment at first home game

Boys Varsity Soccer suffers disappointment at first home game

By Kari O'Donnell, Staff Writer

September 13, 2011


Filed under Sports

The Tigard High men’s varsity soccer team had their first home game Sept 13, against Glencoe High School. Coming off with a 6-0 win against Century High School the Tigers expected to breeze through their home game. “We are very excited about our game tonight, and we expect a win,” Alex White,...

Tigard wins against Grant in first home game of the season

By Katie Gentry, Executive Editor

September 9, 2011


Filed under Sports

In the battle against Grant High School, Tigard came out on top 49-24. The game started off slow, but picked up towards the end of the first quarter when senior Brandon Wick intercepted the ball. At the end of the first quarter with the score of 0-0, the Tigers were about to score. Junior Zach Floyd...

Cross Country: Canby Invite

By Teddi Faller, Staff Writer

September 8, 2011


Filed under Sports

The cross country team took first in both the JV boys’ run and the Varsity Boys’ run. The team also took third in the JV Girls’ run and second in the varsity girls’ run. Senior Scott Rice took third in the 5K varsity race. Senior Mackenzie Smith took second in the 5K JV race. Senior Emily...