Community notebook: East County Jets finish runner-up at youth football nationals

first_img Admission is free.The inaugural event is being held in conjunction with the Timbers Alliance ID camp, providing the area high school players an opportunity to be seen by college coaches.The game is also being hosted by Skyview Storm Soccer, Washington Timbers FC and the Clark College women’s soccer team.Have an event or results for In the Community? Email the information to sports@columbian.com. By Columbian staff By signing up you are agreeing to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. 2 Photos Ridgway signs with Arizona ChristianMacKenzie “Mac” Ridgway, who competes for SWAG Gymnastics of Vancouver and Union High School, signed a letter of intent to attend Arizona Christian University.She will be part of the acrobatics & tumbling team at the college located in Phoenix. The team was first formed for the 2017-18 season.Ridgway was the runner-up on floor at the Class 4A high school state championships last February.Soccer All-Star game set for SundayThe Clark County Senior All-Star Girls Soccer game is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the Harmony Sports Complex, located on NE 192nd Avenue in Vancouver. Community notebook: East County Jets finish runner-up at youth football nationals GO The East County Camas Jets Junior Pee Wee football team finished runner-up at the National Youth Football Championship Tournament, held over Thanksgiving weekend at Las Vegas. (Contributed photo) Photo Gallery Published: December 3, 2018, 6:24pm Share: Receive latest stories and local news in your email: The East County Camas Jets Junior Pee Wee football team, a youth team made up of 4th-5th-6th graders, finished runner up at the National Youth Football Championship Tournament, held over Thanksgiving weekend at Las Vegas.After an undefeated 7-0 season in which they outscored their opponents 155-0, the Jets went on to win Best in the West to secure their spot at nationals.Playing in the 11-year-old National Division, the Jets opened with a 14-6 win over the Rocky Mountain Thunderhawks 14-6.In the championship game, the Jets lost to Highlands Ranch Warriors Red of Colorado 26-0. Share:last_img read more

Somawansa to form new alliance for LG polls

Amarasinghe said that talks will begin early next month to form the new alliance. Former Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) leader Somawansa Amarasinghe is to register a new alliance to contest the next Local Government (LG) elections.He said that the new alliance will be formed by including civil society and trade union representatives. The former JVP leader said that the name of the new alliance and its policies will be decided once the new alliance is formed. Amarasinghe, who was replaced as JVP leader by Anura Kumara Dissanayake, had resigned from the party and later accused the JVP of drifting away from its ideologies. (Colombo Gazette) read more