Grand Canyon University’s Marcus Flanagan, left, and Long Beach State Community College’s Kemonie Briggs race alongside each other in the 4x400 men’s relay at University of California, Irvine in Costa Mesa, CA, on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Grand Canyon University won by 0.1 seconds, beating out Long Beach State.
Black Diamond athlete Carlo Traversi searches for the next hold during the Portland Boulder Rally qualifications at The Circuit climbing gym in Tigard, Oregon on Oct. 7, 2017.
Sweat shines on George Rico's body while he trains at La Habra Boxing Club in Costa Mesa, CA, on April 26, 2018.
Penguin's Carson Doyle (1) returns from the field during the baseball game between Clark College and Lane Community College at Kindsfather Field on April 10, 2018. The Penguins won 4-3. (The Independent)
Varsity cross country runners warm up before they race in the annual Run-A-Ree at Hudson's Bay High School in Vancouver on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017. (The Columbian)
Columbia River Chieftains warm up before their Friday night football game against Evergreen High School at McKenzie Stadium in Vancouver on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. The Plainsmen beat the Chieftains 26 to 13. (The Columbian)
Penguin's LaTrell Johnson (23) shoots past Storm's Eric McKinstry II (34) and Jamel Merriweather (13) during the basketball game between Clark College and Chemeteka Community College on Jan. 31, 2018. The Penguin's lost 79-94. (The Independent)
"I grew up around here" says George Rico, 17, posing for a portrait outside La Habra Boxing Club in Costa Mesa, CA on April 26. "You see a bunch of kids coming here. It's the beauty of it."
Mt. Hood's Matt Land (2) tags out Penguin's Ben Wagner (8) as he tries to slide into second base during the baseball game between Clark College and Mt. Hood Community College at Kindsfather Field on April 18, 2018. The Penguins lost 0-5. (The Independent)
Plainsmen Luke Allen (16) celebrates with Kiefer Lopez (9) after making an interception during their Friday night football game between Columbia River and Evergreen High School at McKenzie Stadium in Vancouver on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. The Plainsmen beat the Cheiftains 26 to 13. (The Columbian)
Jameson McEllrath, 4, watches videos on his moms's cell phone during Clark College's soccer game against Lane Community College at Clark on Oct. 4, 2017. The Penguins beat the Titans 3-1. (The Independent)