Game Night, Week 4

There were a handful of games last night, and a bunch of good ones around the area tonight. The Columbian: Week 4 high school football preview THE UNDEFEATED: Camas takes a 12-game regular-season winning streak into Friday’s game against Skyview, the longest among any Clark County team. The Papermakers’ last regular-season loss was the regular-season finale to ...

Leaders through Week Two Comments

Leaders through Week Two
Good Tuesday morning football fans.  I’ve often felt Tuesday is the cruelest day of the football week.  Monday is still good for rehashing the previous week’s games; Wednesday and Thursday are prep days, if not game night night.  But Tuesday is a tweener, too far removed from last week to really enjoy it, and still ...

Friday Night Lights Quick Notes

Below is a quick smattering of notes and updates around the area related to tonight’s games.  Remember to watch the #WAFBScores and #ORFBScores channels on Twitter tonight to catch updates in realtime around Washington & Oregon.   Same game, new feel for South Medford [Mail Tribune] The last time Jack Singler faced the Beaverton Beavers, things ...

OregonLive.com 6A/5A Week 2 Polls

OregonLive.com Class 6A football poll RK SCHOOL     (1ST PL) PTS. COMMENTS 1 Aloha (12) 135 The Warriors remain on top and look impressive in Week 1 as they breeze past Lincoln, 35-12. 2 Jesuit 116 The Crusaders crushed a talented Canby team in Week 1, 67-35. If they are this good early, how good will they be at ...

5 Star Camp Comes to NW

5 Star Camp Comes to NW
Dirk Knudsen of WashingtonPreps, OregonPreps, NorthwestPrepReport and a whole bunch of other sites, passes along the press release below on the 5 Star Performance Football Camp coming Oregon and Washington. Press Release: 5 Star Camp Comes to NW July 6th, 2011: The 5 Star Performance Football Camp, known to be a Premier event in Texas, ...

NSD Is Upon Us; NCD Yet to Come…

NSD—National Signing Day—is today, the first day that football recruits can sign letters of intent.  Nationally, ESPNU and ESPN.com will devote more coverage to the day than any presidential inauguration prior to 1984.  Locally, Bob Condotta & Mason Kelley at the Seattle Times; Doug Pacey at the News Tribune; the Everett Herald’s Double Team blog; ...

OregonPreps.com 6A All-State Team

Dirk Knudsen and OregonPreps.com has posted their 6A All-State Team.  Jordan Talley is Offensive Player of the Year, Kraig Akins is Defensive POY, and Colt Lyerla MVP.

Aloha Beats Jesuit for First Win in 24 Meetings

Rivalries, particularly the long-lived ones between schools in close proximity to each other, make high school football special.  Those that play the game remember the grudge matches against their rival for years, and really for generations as they are often passed along as family heirlooms, father to son. In one of those kind of rivalries ...

Oregon 5A Playoff Projections

The Oregonian takes a stab at the first round of the 5A playoffs. “Regional pairings” and “32-team second round” sounds as complicated at Kingco 4A playoffs.

Fans Shoutout to Their Players of the Week Comments

OregonLive.com has a neat feature with Fans’ Athletes of the Week.  Plenty of shoutouts from parents to children, I’m sure, but that’s what makes high school sports great.