The Pacific Index

Senior makes impact on men’s soccer team

Luke Peevyhouse

September 28, 2017

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Pacific University’s men’s soccer team is coming off their first win at Whitworth College in 19 years. Senior Matt Kimball scored two goals during the game helping the team to a 3-2 victory. Kimball has been a driving force...

Men’s soccer starts strong

Luke Peevyhouse

September 14, 2017

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The Pacific University men’s soccer team will get their first taste of conference play on Sept. 16, against the reigning Northwest Conference champs, Whitworth University. Currently in his third year as head coach for men’s...

Men and Women’s golf ready for rebound

Bobby Ulrich

September 14, 2017

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The Pacific University golf teams look to improve this season by relying on experienced players, key transfers and well rounded freshmen. After an un-ideal last place finish for the men’s team and a sixth place finish for the...

Chuck Bafaro stadium to receive upgrade

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

September 14, 2017

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Pacific University’s baseball field, Chuck Bafaro Stadium, which is city owned by Forest Grove, is set to receive brand new turf specifically for the infield. After many rain outs last season, an anonymous donor and Pacific...

Volleyball off to great start in new season

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

September 14, 2017

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The 2017 season for the Pacific University team volleyball is underway as head coach Kip Yoshimura and his team look to redeem themselves after a 14-12 season, with an 8-8 overall conference record. Finishing fifth in the conference...

Women’s soccer welcomes new faces

Owen Dufka

September 14, 2017

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Each academic year brings with it a new roster full of players for Pacific University sports teams. This year, new and incoming freshman account for more than half of the women’s soccer team. Women’s soccer finished their...

Snydar attends NCAA Career in Sports forum

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

August 24, 2017

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Senior softball player Trisha Snydar was one of the 230 NCAA student athletes to be accepted into the NCAA Career in Sports Forum that took place in Indianapolis, IN over the summer. The NCAA forum is an opportunity for current...

Men’s tennis hires new head coach

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

August 24, 2017

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Pacific University officially announced Pete Yellico, former assistant men’s tennis coach for the Boxers, will take over the head coaching position for the 2017-2018 season after four successful years working under former head...

Former Boxers take on coaching jobs

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

August 24, 2017

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Pacific University football team added two new coaching assistants to the staff for the 2017-2018 season, both of whom played on the team just last year. New coaching assistant Jack Perez, who graduated from Pacific in...

Boxers finish seventh

Luke Peevyhouse

May 11, 2017

Filed under Sports

The Pacific University softball team wrapped up a season in which they finished seventh in the Northwest Conference with an 11-27 record overall. Losing only one senior to graduation this season gives head coach Liz Yandall hope...

Baseball plagued by injuries throughout season

Max Kirkendall

May 11, 2017

Filed under Sports

The Pacific University baseball team started and ended the 2017 season with wins over conference rival George Fox University. Those wins were highlights for the team who finished the season 15-23 overall and 8-17 in conference...

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