Tim Martinez: Special e-edition page celebrates All-Region teams

The Columbian has begun its series of honoring the ideal in significant school sports activities for the tumble season of 2022 with our All-Area athletes of the 12 months and teams.

The series commenced in Tuesday’s edition with girls swimming. It proceeds on Wednesday with boys cross country, which will be adopted by ladies cross place, slowpitch softball, volleyball, soccer and finishing up future Tuesday with girls soccer.

The honorees for boys tennis and boys golfing will be unveiled in the spring following point out championships are held.

A dilemma I normally get this time of yr is how do the All-Region groups get chosen.

The All-Area groups are chosen by the sports workers of The Columbian. For group sporting activities like soccer, volleyball, soccer and slowpitch softball, we despatched ballots to region coaches to get some input from them in advance of making our ultimate options.

For sporting activities like swimming and cross nation, we appear at times posted by athletes in our location, with a unique emphasis positioned on how athletes did in postseason occasions like condition or district.

As I stated last week, the newspaper/information media business continues to knowledge adjustments, and we proceed to adapt to those improvements.

But occasionally, all those modifications existing alternatives that would not have been out there to us in the times when the print product was the priority.

On its internet site, Columbian.com, The Columbian publishes an e-edition. This is a electronic replication of the printed edition of the newspaper that hits newsracks and driveways most every working day. The e-edition is obtainable to subscribers who have endless entry to Columbian.com.

In this e-edition, we have the functionality of manufacturing reward information that appears on the net only.

So commencing this drop, we are producing a total-site commemorative e-version page devoted to just about every of the All-Location athletes and groups. These pages include a big portrait of our All-Location athlete of the year in each and every sport, plus a listing of the selectees to the All-Region with headshot shots.

Our e-editions webpages can be downloaded and then printed off.

A profile characteristic of our All-Location athletes of the yr, additionally a listing of the relaxation of the All-Area teams will continue to operate in the printed edition of The Columbian as well at Columbian.com.

But the particular e-version pages will be obtainable only to on-line subscribers.

So if you have not completed so by now, it may well be a great time to think about a month’s on the internet subscription. It is only $9.99.

You may perhaps locate you like the entry to all of our content material on line at Columbian.com and at our Columbian application.

We hope you delight in this new aspect. We believe it is a way we can do far more to celebrate the fantastic athletes who contend in significant school sports in our location, which involves all of Clark County, Kelso, Longview, Castle Rock, Kalama, Stevenson and White Salmon.