Titans Hit Two Home Runs In Win Over Olympians

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The Titans Baseball Club’s three through five hitters went a combined 5-for-8, two home runs and four RBIs Thursday night.  Setting the pace in the Green Machine’s third meeting between themselves and the Olympians Baseball Club of Sprague. Blake Arritola, Noah Juarez and Ben Nagle represented the middle part…

Central Over Stayton For First Win Of Summer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Central got the band back together in a sense. When Wyatt Bateman delievered the first pitch against the Stayton Bandits Wednesday afternoon at Holland Park, Panther-grads Connor Laeng and Ruben Cedillo stood at third and first base respectively.  Donning the Central uniform for the first-time since the 2019 5A…

Broderick’s Olys Outduels Chase’s Valley Squad 2-1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Sprague’s Broderick Stanaway had a gem going in Tuesday’s game against Valley. A no-hitter into the fifth, a one-hitter an out into the sixth as his Olympian squad led Valley 2-1 into the bottom of the seventh.  For six innings, Stanaway and West Albany’s Chase Reynolds led their defense’s…

Blue Shuts Door on Green 5-4

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The mixed bag of pitchers that the Blue team threw at the Green squad Monday evening had tamed the bats of their opposition until the last out of the game. Western Christian’s Owen Stalnaker got the starting nod on the bump as the Blue squad cycled out arms every…

Vandals End Stars ‘n’ Stripes Tournament With Strong Showing

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonal73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– A day after the NW Vandals 16U and 18U squads faced off in the Stripes Bracket Championship, the 14’s joined their older counterparts Sunday when they played in the Blue Bracket Championships at Wallace Marine Park. Coming off holding off a late charge against the Corvallis Lady Knights-Westby 6-4,…

Vandals 16U Defeats Vandals 18U In Stripes Bracket Championship

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore–  Call it a comeback LL Cool J. To make the all NW Vandals finale plausible Saturday night, the Vandals 18U dug deep down 7-1 to wheel off nine unanswered runs to stun the Clark County Breeze. The power bats of the oldest squad featured home runs by Central’s Mariah…

NW Vandals 14U Holds Off Bat Company For Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It wasn’t necessarily their best stuff, but they did finish Saturday’s pool play at the Stars ‘n’ Stripes Tournament with a win. The NW Vandals 14U, coming off a close 4-2 defeat to the Trickel 14U Lady Kingers Saturday morning at Wallace Marine Park, saw incoming Sprague sophomore Stella…

Hyre, Vandals 18U Belt Five Homers

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– With the Fourth of July just right around the corner, the NW Vandals 18U squad brought out the fireworks in the Stars ‘n’ Stripes opening day Friday morning with their bats. The Vandals, in their first day back on the diamond, launched five home runs in pool play; three…

Juarez, Titans Wakes Up Over Connally’s Bandits 6-3

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Noah Juarez’ laser of an arm from his shortstop position has been known for years as the Chemeketa soon-to-be-sophomore been getting his summer reps in with the Titans Baseball Club.  Showing off the cannon on several occasions in the four games the squad has played this summer. His time…

Valley Rallies By Central 10-6

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It wasn’t the prettiest of outing for the Central Baseball Club last Tuesday when they kicked off the Willamette Valley Men’s Baseball League High School Division-League against the Valley Squad at Holland Park.  The meeting resulted in a 13-3 defeat to the Valley team that evening. Fast forward to…

Titans Rally Past Olympians For Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Titan Baseball Club found themselves rolling over the Olympian Baseball Club, leading 6-1 over the Boys from the Berm entering the fifth inning. Blake Arritola was a triple shy of the Cycle, hitting a solo shot and adding a single and a double as the University of Jamestown-commit drove…

Green Squad’s Mask Set Pace In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Incoming Scio Junior Toby Mask has pitched a few times before, but the Logger big man primary is a catcher and first baseman. Joining teammates like Garrett Young, Dustin Erickson, Jake Trissel and Kolton Ellis playing some summer baseball in Salem as member’s of the Green squad, Mask stepped…