English teacher steps in as boys tennis coach, team looks to do well

February 26, 2013

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The boys tennis team is in for a big change this season, as new tennis coach Jim Gardenhire steps in. Todd Nagel, athletic director and previous boys tennis coach, was the coach since 2003 and resigned this year due to time constra...

Gresham he-man volleyball team rides victory over Barlow

February 22, 2013

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A rivalry he-man volleyball game against the Bruins, brought two group of guys together not only for fun and games but to raise money for the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. The game was also started and led all by students....

High school students coach in their free time to help younger athletes

February 19, 2013

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Sports fans across the nation take on different roles, whether it be as players, referees or coaches. Several students here have taken the opportunity to coach volleyball, as a way to show their love for the sport and pass on...

Gophers win at home in overtime against Oregon City

January 25, 2013

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The Gophers took on the Oregon City Pioneers on Jan. 8 at home. They beat the Pioneers in overtime, 64-59. The game started off with chemistry teacher Cyrus Harshfield announcing the starting lineup for both teams. Starting fo...

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January 18, 2013

Swimming looks to do well in the challenges ahead

January 18, 2013

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Both the girls and boys swimming teams look to prepare themselves for future obstacles. Districts for swimming are during the first weekend in February and State will take place the following weekend. “I believe the girls this y...

Varsity girls take on tough opponent

January 14, 2013

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Last Wednesday, the Gopher varsity girls basketball team hosted the Central Catholic Rams. They were met with impressive skill and execution on the court and ultimately lost the game, 26-67. During the first quarter, the Gopher...

Wrestlers, coaches expect tonight’s meet against Barlow to be exciting

January 10, 2013

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Gresham wrestlers take on Barlow here tonight at 6 p.m. Despite having not beaten Barlow in over three years, this meet is expected to be a close one. Last year the Gophs lost by just a few points, and this year--with much improvement...

Girls water polo went to State after a good season

December 10, 2012

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Although tough defense and offense from their opponents made the season difficult for the Lady Gophs, the team worked hard to make it all the way to State. On Nov. 4 at the Osborn Aquatic Center in Corvallis.  The squad faced ...

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