Video News: 2007 Highlights with Lawrence Olum

In an end-of-season interview, midfielder Lawrence Olum shares his thoughts on his rookie season and pin points some of his favorite moments of the Timbers' 2007 season in Video News.

Olum appeared in 20 games and recorded three goals and an assist in 956 minutes last season. He also tallied a strike in the Timbers' 2-0 win over the PDL's Bakersfield Brigade in the first round of the U.S. Open Cup. In Week 16, Olum was named to the USL First Division Team of the Week for his goal at Minnesota on Aug. 4.

Olum is one of the several players already under contract for the 2008 season; others include midfielder Andrew Gregor, forward Chris Bagley and defender Cameron Knowles.

Stock up on Timbers gear this holiday season at the Timbers team store at PGE Park. Open from 9 a.m. 5 p.m. on business days through Dec. 21, all Timbers merchandise is discounted up to 25 percent off the original price. This limited-time discount is also available for items purchased online through For merchandise inquiries or to request a time to visit the team stores this holiday season, call (503) 553-5549.

Timbers 2008 season tickets, starting as low as $142.50, are currently available. Fans who purchase their season tickets for 15 home matches at PGE Park before Jan. 7 will receive an autographed wood slab from Timbers Jim’s pole signed by 2007 Timbers players. Contact the Timbers ticket office at (503) 553-5555 or click here for more information.