Sal Aversa


SAN DIEGO (July 12, 2016) Sailors man the rails while Marines hold up the American flag during the pre-game ceremony of the 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Game at Petco Park. Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) and Marines from the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing joined together to participate in a salute to the United States Armed Forces. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Chad M. Trudeau)

2017 MLB Preview

The Chicago Cubs made history last year when they won their first World Series since 1908, ending the longest World Series drought in baseball.

Villa Maria beats Christie in annual Soccer Derby

Every year for the last five years, Villa Maria Hall and Christie Hall compete for the coveted Derby Trophy to see which dorm reigns supreme in the sport the University of Portland is most famous for: soccer.

Tommy John surgery ends Tominaga's season

Pilots’ baseball senior pitcher Davis Tominaga underwent Tommy John surgery earlier today and will redshirt his senior season to recover. Tominaga felt a pop in his elbow and started feeling tightness and pain half way through the fall semester.

Track & Field junior distance runner Lauren LaRocco holds the school record in the 3k and 10k events.

Running up the Record Books

Lauren LaRocco grew up playing sports with her twin brother, Jeff, in Sacramento, Calif. She learned to be competitive in the sibling rivalry and has brought that with her to the track at the University of Portland.

UP tennis coach strives to impact players on and off the court

Soft spoken, but humble. Passionate and loyal. He has been at the University of Portland for 19 years and in that time, he’s seen three basketball coaches come and go, legendary soccer coach Clive Charles win an NCAA title and Megan Rapinoe score goals on Merlo Field.