DALLAS — Caleb Kiner, an incoming junior at Dallas High School, has replaced his orange and black soccer jersey for another one: The green and white of the Portland Timbers second team, or T2.
Jacob Hoda, a member of the Salem Sprague Little League baseball team, is playing with his team in the little league world series in Williamsfort, Pennsylvania. Games begin on Aug. 16 and will run through Aug. 25. Both sets of his grandparents live in Dallas, and his parents, Kate and Joe Ho…
DALLAS — Christopher Brees, one of the coaches of the Dallas Prune Pickers, a 10U all-star baseball team, wants to make sure the community knows how thankful he is for their contribution to the team this season.
DALLAS — The Lady Dragons Fastpitch team is currently looking to fill 10U, 12U, 14U and 16U rosters for the 2019 fall softball season. Head coaches are looking for players with great attitudes, strong work ethic, exemplary sportsmanship and the desire to improve and grow in the sport.
EUGENE — The All-Star Football Games is a program that takes the best middle schoolers in the state and brings them together in Eugene for a weekend of football games.
Three generations of Straders will be at this weekend's Memorial Day baseball tournament, located at the namesake field, off of Academy street in Dallas, by LaCreole Middle School.
DALLAS — If there’s an event that provides the thrill of competition for the young ones — and provides the staff and spectators the joy of watching it unfold — it would be the Kids’ Triathlon.
POLK COUNTY — Athletes often cite chemistry as a key to success. On a team where players have little to no experience playing with each other, developing chemistry can be difficult.
INDEPENDENCE — Central Youth Sports will hold football registration sessions Wednesday (today) and Thursday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Panther Stadium at Central High School.
DALLAS — Five members of the LaCreole Middle School wrestling team were named to the national team: Rami Arel, Cooper Hise, Cael Morrison, Haydn Millard and Ashton Brecht.
DALLAS — Dallas resident Jeff Hevener remembers seeing young kids attending Dallas High football games with their youth uniforms on, but he knew something was wrong. With two youth leagues, Pop Warner and Kids, Inc., kids had to choose which league to play for.
DALLAS — Swimming is something of a tradition in the Dressel family. Jerusha Dressel is a competitive swimmer at the collegiate level, while Elizabeth Dressel swims varsity for the Dallas Dragons.
MONMOUTH — The Demarini Dirtbags aren’t ending the regular season with a league title, but that hasn’t changed the team’s expectations for the American Legion baseball state tournament, which begins July 29.
DALLAS — About 80 golfers descended upon Cross Creek Golf Course on Thursday morning. This was no ordinary tournament. This was an Oregon Golf Association (OGA) youth tournament.
POLK COUNTY — Dallas Kids, Inc. and West Valley Little League will hold a youth softball umpire clinic Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the LaCreole Middle School cafeteria. There is no cost to attend.
SEATTLE — Oregon’s youth football team lost to Seattle 59-0 in the second round of the Football University National Championship on Sunday. Oregon defeated Columbian Basin 24-14 in its opening round in Seattle on Saturday.
DALLAS — The Dallas Aquatic Center will host an information meeting on its Junior Lifeguard program on Dec. 18. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m., and an adult must attend with the interested Junior Lifeguard.
DALLAS — Dallas High School and LaCreole Middle School will host three registration sessions for the Dallas Mat Club beginning Tuesday. The mat club is open to kids in kindergarten through sixth grade.
DALLAS — The Dragon kids wrestling tournament camp will take place the last two Tuesdays and Thursdays in October. The cost is $20 per child and includes a Saturday tournament on Nov. 1 and a T-shirt.
GRESHAM — Dallas High sophomore-to-be Jolie-Rae Ford placed first in the 1,500-yard freestyle at the Oregon Swimming Long Course Championship, held Thursday through Sunday at Mt. Hood Community College Aquatic Center in Gresham.
Dallas QB Club fundraiser nearing * DHS to host volleyball camps Aug. 11 * Sign-ups available for golf scramble * Volunteers needed for tournament * Ford takes first at state swim meet * DHS youth football camp scheduled
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