Papermakers in the News

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1/4/18 – CW Post Record
Camas High gymnasts off to ‘very strong’ start
Coach predicts team will top last year’s second-place state finish.
Camas High School gymnasts are proving to be a strong team this season.
Head coach Carol Willson said she believe the team of 23 gymnasts will be state contenders again this year.

12/28/17 – CW Post Record
Dome or go home
With seven seniors, experienced juniors and some exciting sophomores and freshmen, the Papermakers are determined to get back to Tacoma and play for a state trophy this year. Courtney Clemmer is leading the charge. After sitting out volleyball season to heal her nagging injuries, the senior says …

12/28/17 – CW Post Record
Camas boys shoots for ‘next level’
New head coach Ryan Josephson hopes he can take these Papermakers to the next level, something he’s dreamed of since graduating from Camas High School in 2002. “It’s a dream that you hope for, when you join your alma mater’s basketball program and you were a player in that program.

12/28/17 – CW Post Record
Building the intensity
Close to 70 boys and girls are ready to make an impact on the mat for the Papermakers. Head coach Cory VomBaur doesn’t have an answer for the significant boost in numbers, but he’s not complaining. He is proud of the attitude these young athletes bring into the room every day. “Every time you step …

12/28/17 –
Intensity fuels Malychewski brothers on wrestling mat
Samuel Malychewski is a senior for the Camas Papermakers, with the goal of winning a state championship in his final year of high school competition. He is ranked second among Class 4A wrestlers at 195 pounds by the Washington Wrestling Report. Gideon Malychewski is a sophomore, ranked …

12/25/17 – The Columbian
4A GSHL Girls Basketball: Papermakers look to make it consecutive league crowns 
Camas wing Jordyn Wilds looks to pass against Prairie earlier this season. The Papermakers are the defending 4A Greater St. Helens League champions, but will have to adjust lineups after losing starting post Madison Freemon to a knee injury. Meg Wochnick/The Columbian Buy this photo.

12/23/17 – The Columbian
Boys basketball: Camas beats Foss to place third at Curtis tournament 
They took it to heart.” Camas jumped to a 17-8 lead after the first quarter. Foss of Tacoma pulled within 45-42 after three quarters, but the Papermakers held on through rebounding and team defense. “We knew that Foss was going to do great job of penetrating and attacking the basket,” Josephson said.

12/14/17 – CW Post Record
Camas gymnastics team harnesses power of ‘Joy’
Camas head coach Carol Willson (left) watches team captain Joy Marsh swirl through the air off the vault at Naydenov Gymnastics Center, in Vancouver. Marsh returns from a dislocated shoulder injury to help the Papermakers build on their second place finish at state last season.

12/13/17 – The Columbian
Camas stays unbeaten after wild OT win over Columbia River
His top-of-the-key 3-pointer with 2 minutes, 19 seconds to go in the third gave Camas its first lead at 30-28; the Papermakers trailed by as many as 18-4 after the first quarter. River led 32-30 entering the fourth quarter, and that’s when the fireworks began. Of the teams’ combined 19 made 3-pointers, …

12/3/17 – The Columbian
Boys basketball: Camas 71, Wilson (Ore.) 55 
The Papermakers scored the first seven points of the game, built a 12-3 lead and led by as many as 22 points in the second quarter to get the win in Portland. Isaiah Sampson and Trenton Carlisle each scored 13 points to lead a balanced Camas scoring effort. Wilson did within seven points in the third …

12/1/17 – The Columbian
Congrats to all our soccer girls that made All Region!

11/13/17 –
Camas and Columbia River keep repeat hopes alive
Last year’s state soccer champions have reached the final four

The champs are back, and so, too, are the champs.

11/10/17 –
Camas eliminated from playoffs with loss to Central Valley
Defending champs fall behind 14-0 and comeback attempt falls short

The Camas Papermakers’ defense of their 2016 Class 4A state high school football championship is over.

11/09/17 – CHS KBowl
Knowledge Bowl Results
The Students represented Camas with pride and skill last night at our first meet of the year.  Varsity #1 tied for 1st place on total points, with the other four CHS varsity squads not far behind them. Our five JV squads had a banner day, sweeping the competition with a 1st through 5th performance out of 15 total JV teams at the meet.  Our JV teams, by the way, are presently the top five teams out of 39 total JV teams in our region.

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11/02/17 – CW Post Record
Camas soccer rolls to state on a record night

Kemp sets career goals record in 9-0 win over Beamer

10/06/17 –
Camas, fueled by a 100-yard pick-six by Trevor Bentley, beats Skyview 38-20 for its 56th …
1-ranked Papermakers used a 100-yard interception by Trevor Bentley to … The Papermakers always seemed to have a response when the Storm …

10/06/17 –
Camas picks off Skyview to keep streak alive
Trevor Bentley returned an interception 100 yards for a touchdown, and Kyle Allen and Drake Owen led the Camas offense as the Papermakers pulled …

10/05/17 – CW Post Record
Camas volleyball stays in groove
Keelie LeBlanc rises up to the volleyball Sept. 28, at Camas High School. She earned 15 kills, 12 digs and two aces for the Papermakers in a 25-21, …

10/03/17 – The Columbian
Camas volleyball flips switch in win over Union
The Papermakers then never trailed in the fourth set, building a 14-5 lead at one point and staving off Union’s last stand that got the Titans to within …

9/26/17 –
Camas bursts into league play after emotional comeback win over Coeur d’Alene
In 2009, the Papermakers had Union, or so it seemed, for the Class 3A Greater St. Helens League title. Union scored, recovered an onside kick, then …

9/23/17 – CW Post Record
Courageous comeback by Camas
Papermakers rally from 11 points down in the last two minutes to defeat Coeur d’Alene 28-25

9/21/17 – CW Post Record
Papermaker golfers place third at Titan Cup
The Camas High School boys golf team beat Columbia River 6-4 to finish in third place at the Titan Cup Monday, at Camas Meadows.

9/21/17 – CW Post Record
Camas runners start fast at Fort Steilacoom meet
The Camas High School girls and boys cross country teams finished in the top three of the gold division at the Fort Steilacoom Invitational, at Fort Steilacoom Park, in Lakewood Saturday.

9/17/17 – The Columbian
Freshmen could be among next best prep golfers in Clark County
A couple of weeks ago, Camas boys golf coach Ed Givens called to report his club’s season-opening match.

Givens was very pleased with the prep debut of his freshman, Owen Huntington, who shot an even-par 36 at The Cedars on Salmon Creek.

9/15/17 – CW Post Record
Camas gets back in the ‘red’ zone
Wearing red tops for the first time in a decade, the Camas High School football team scored 28 points in the first quarter and never looked back. The Papermakers defeated A.C. Davis High School, of Yakima, 52-19 Friday, at Doc Harris Stadium.

9/7/17 – CW Post Record
Camas girls soccer makes quick work of Ridgefield
Jenna Efraimson brings the soccer ball up the field for the Camas Papermakers Saturday, at Ridgefield High School. She scored two goals in the first …

9/5/17 – The Columbian
Camas volleyball breathes easily with win over Ridgefield
Papermakers rally to beat Spudders in volleyball opener…