Saturday’s state regional playoff game slipped away from Camas High School girls basketball team in the second quarter.
Kayla Yraceburu’s evolution from swimming to rowing has been a stroke of genius.
Although they were thrilled to be playing in the basketball program’s first state playoff game in 51 years, turnovers and missed free throws in the final minute broke the Camas boy’s hearts.
Here is the list of Camas and Washougal high school winter all-league athletes and coaches.
The Camas High School boys and girls basketball teams are on the same path to the state tournament.
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.
The Papermakers didn’t need a diving board to spring to second place at the state meet Saturday.
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.
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.
When it comes to academics, competition and teamwork, the Camas High School boys swimmers are worth their weight in gold.
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.
The Camas High School basketball teams swept Heritage off the court Thursday, and raised thousands of dollars for breast cancer research.
Rylan Thompson has never forgotten his loss to Taggart Hartwig in middle school.
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.
The Washougal Panthers defended their home turf against wrestlers from the southern region of Washington state Saturday.
The biggest assembly of Papermakers particpated in National College Signing Day today, at Camas High School. Eight athletes were advertised. Four more completed the final steps just in time. All of them thanked their parents, teachers, coaches, teammates, friends, family and community for their unwavering support for the past 12 years.
Several Greater St. Helens wrestlers will begin the journey to the Tacoma Dome in Camas and Washougal.
There’s only one evening of basketball scheduled in Camas this week, and it’s the most important one.
Since James Price and Gabe Lopes watched each other’s backs on the football field for the past four years, it seemed fitting for the two Camas Papermakers to receive scholarships on the same night.
Happy to be home for the first time in weeks, the Camas High School basketball teams kept rolling along Friday.
The Camas High School boys swimming team completed the first step on its quest for championships.
The Camas High School gymnastics team added another Winterfest snowflake to the trophy case.
Camas High School senior Bryant Elliott pushed Tommy Strassenberg to the brink, but the Union Titan held on for a 5-3 victory in the boys 145-pound Clark County Championship match Saturday, at Prairie High School.
Lightning struck twice for Camas at Skyview Friday night, in the form of Teague Schroeder.
Washougal’s fourth straight Clark County girls championship might have been the most deafening.
Washougal fans held their breath as the basketball took two bounces off the rim and continued to hover above the net.
The Washougal High School girls wrestling team finished in fourth place at the Kelso Invitational Saturday.
Camas got a taste of Canadian basketball Wednesday.
For the fourth time during this seven-game winning streak, the Camas High School girls basketball team rallied to victory in the second half.
The streak ended at eight wins to start the season for Washougal, but the boys are rebuilding for the long haul.
The Camas and Washougal high school wrestlers continued to climb ladders during the holidays.
Washougal High School seniors Haley Briggs, Crystal Chase and Jolynn Wenick got the Centralia Tigers off their backs.
Eleven Camas High School gymnasts defeated 30 opponents from Union Saturday, at Northpointe in Vancouver.
A shorthanded Camas High School girls basketball squad still won all three of its games at the Evergreen Holiday Hoops festival.
A basketball rolls around at the Anderson house, and the boys continue to bounce it.
Camas High School senior wrestlers Talon Edmiston and Bryant Elliott advanced to the championship round of their respective 32-man Best of the West brackets Dec. 20, in Pasco. Both Papermakers settled for silver medals to lead the team to seventh place in the 30-school scramble.
A Plainsman had a night to remember, but seven Papermakers set a new school record for points in a game. The Camas boys basketball players and coaches hadn’t forgotten about the game-winning buzzer beating over the shoulder basket Robert Franks made against them in the first round of the district tournament. The shot gained national attention. A video of it is available on Youtube.
The synergy between the athletes and coaches in the Evergreen Storm Track Club is creating All-Americans. “We’re kind of like a family,” said Rachel Blair, a 13-year-old from Camas. “We spend so much time running together.”
The Camas High School gymnasts are setting the bar higher every single day and jumping for it.
Adrenaline is John Utas’ ally, but it can also be his adversary.
Shielded from the howling wind with electricity still pumping through the gym, the Washougal High School boys basketball team held beat Fort Vancouver 41-37 Thursday in a battle of two boys basketball teams who were 5-0.
The Washougal High School boys and girls basketball teams showed no fear against three of the bigger schools in the Greater St. Helens League.
Jessica, Samantha and Hannah Eakins, and Abby and Tanner Lees are bound by family.
Cory Vombaur has the keys to the wrestling room at Camas High School.
The Washington State and Nike Cross Northwest Regional championship runners from Camas traversed a soggy Glendoveer Golf Course with the best in the nation Saturday.
The Washougal High School boys basketball players took their lumps last season.
The Lady Panthers are no longer looking to the future. Their time is now.
Clark and Caryn Vitek spent the past 22 Thanksgiving vacations playing tennis in Palm Springs, Calif. This year, they had a good reason to stay home. Oh sure, they still played tennis. But this time, it was in their new four court 27,000-square foot translucent covered facility in Camas. Evergreen Tennis, located at 5225 N.W. 38th Avenue, offers free play Saturday and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. In December, the facility will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Hours will expand in the new year with increasing membership growth. If the need becomes great enough, there are plans to build two more indoor courts on site.
The sound of crashing bowling pins is catching on at Camas High School.
Camas High School runners Emily Wilson, Alissa Pudlitzke, Emma Jenkins and Said Guermali gave Team Washington a dose of mill town power during its BorderClash with Oregon Sunday, on the Nike World Headquarters, in Beaverton, Ore.