November 6, 1987
Michele McDonald had 19 kills to lead the University of Portland women's volleyball team to a West Coast Athletic Conference victory at the University of San Diego Thursday night. Jody Conner led USD (4-15 overall, 2-6 in the WCAC) with 17 kills. Portland is 8-14 and 5-4.
September 20, 1986
Gary Botha scored two goals and assisted on another to lead United States International University's soccer team to a 3-0 victory over the University of Portland Friday at USIU. Jeff Ward had a goal and an assist and Jon Sissions had two assists for USIU (1-1).
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August 7, 2010 |
Donald P. Shiley, who was the co-inventor of an artificial valve that revolutionized heart surgery and who later used his fortune to support medical research, the arts and education, has died. He was 90. Shiley died July 31 in San Diego after several years of failing health, including the eye disorder macular degeneration. Shiley donated tens of millions of dollars to San Diego's blue-chip institutions: the Old Globe Theatre, UC San Diego, KPBS public radio and television, Scripps Clinic and the University of San Diego.
November 28, 1988 |
USC's basketball team, off to its best start since 1979, plays the University of Portland tonight at 7:30 at the Sports Arena. The Trojans (2-0), who opened with a 74-68 win over Delaware, are coming off an impressive 22-point victory over Howard University Saturday night. Portland lost its season-opener to Oregon State, 106-59, Saturday night in Corvallis, Ore.
November 8, 1995
This is a list of athletes who have verbally committed and are expected to sign today or in the next seven days during the NCAA early signing period.
November 5, 1989 |
Loyola Marymount lost its hold on second place in the West Coast Conference volleyball race when the Lions lost their second home match in two nights Saturday, 15-5, 10-15, 15-12, 15-12, to the University of Portland. The loss, coming on the heels of Friday's five-game loss to Gonzaga, dropped the Lions into a tie with Portland and Gonzaga at 7-4 in the WCC. The Lions fell to 8-13 despite 26 digs and 15 kills by Kerry House. Portland is 14-12 overall.
September 6, 1987
The U.S. International University women's volleyball team finished second in the Bengal Invitational tournament after losing to host Idaho State, 16-14, 15-13, 11-15, 15-11, Saturday night at Pocatello, Ida. The Gulls (5-1) defeated the University of Portland earlier Saturday, 10-15, 15-6, 15-8, 15-7, to advance to the final. Junior Claudia Johnson led the team in kills in both games. Johnson had 17 against Portland and 12 against Idaho State.
September 30, 1987
San Diego State scored three late goals to defeat the University of Portland, 3-2, in a men's nonconference soccer match Tuesday at San Diego. The Aztecs (8-3) took the lead when Eric Wynalda centered the ball from the left side and Kyle Whittemore kicked the game-winning goal with seven minutes remaining. With 20 minutes to play, Pete Klaass scored from the left side, and Girardo Jimenez tied the score with a bicycle kick from eight yards with 10 minutes left. Portland fell to 4-3.