Portland’s pro Ultimate Frisbee team struggles with credibility and the defection of a local star to rival Seattle.
There’s a roar from the stands at the Roosevelt High
School football field—the kind usually heard only on those brisk fall
nights when the Roughriders take the turf. A player dives, arms
Portland's sports title drought is no more. Troubled Past, an Ultimate Frisbee team from Portland, has demonstrated its hometown athletic prowess by winning the seven-day World Flying Disc Federation Ultimate Club Championships in Prague. Troubled Past was the only undefeated team in the tournament last week, rallying to defeat Minnesota's Surly 13-11. Troubled Past competed in the masters ...