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Dazzling finale for Lees

After coming up short in the state championship match a year ago, Abby Lees returned to the Tacoma Dome and earned her place on the top of the podium.

Swimmers say: REMEMBER CAMAS

The Papermakers didn’t need a diving board to spring to second place at the state meet Saturday.

Lofstead keeps raising the bar

Caleigh Lofstead's third high school state gymnastics meet was short, but sweet. The Camas High School junior earned her first 10.0 starting value on the uneven bars this season Friday, at the Tacoma Dome. She put together one of her best routines and was rewarded with a score of 8.25.

Home court advantage for CHS basketball

After a pair of historical seasons, the Camas High School girls and boys basketball teams will host district semifinal playoff games Wednesday.

Camas-Washougal wrestlers earn tickets to Tacoma

Ten Washougal and two Camas high school wrestlers are destined for the Tacoma Dome Friday. Those still competing against the best in the state Saturday achieve medals.

Swim it forward

When it comes to academics, competition and teamwork, the Camas High School boys swimmers are worth their weight in gold.

Panthers break 32-year playoff curse

After winning its first playoff game since 1983, the Washougal High School girls basketball team pushed Mark Morris to the final buzzer in the semifinals Monday, at Ridgefield High School.

Camas sweeps Heritage on Hoops for Pink night

The Camas High School basketball teams swept Heritage off the court Thursday, and raised thousands of dollars for breast cancer research.

Thompson clinches district title

Rylan Thompson has never forgotten his loss to Taggart Hartwig in middle school.

Makings of a special team

With Heritage nipping at their heels, the Camas High School gymnasts swung for a second straight district championship Saturday, at the Northpointe gym in Vancouver.