OFF TO THE BRACKET AGAIN! Stayton Girls Shutdown Hidden Valley

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.– It didn’t take overtime, it wasn’t even on the road when they did it.  The Stayton Lady Eagles won, in regulation, and at home over a very strong Hidden Valley squad led by Junior Kaylee Krusemark. The Eagles shut Krusemark down, holding her to seven points total as their defense…

Gervais’ Girls Basketball Cinderella Story Comes To An End

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DAYTON, Ore.–  They called themselves ‘The Underdogs’, others could make the reference to the fame Disney movie in calling them a ‘Cinderella’ story. From finishing fourth in the PacWest to being within four at one point late in the first quarter to the two-time 3A State Champs in Dayton while making…

STATE ROOKIES: Senior Chava Camargo and Freshman Zair Ku Beiza

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com PORTLAND, Ore.–Walking out of the tunnel to face 12 mats and stands full of people above of you as your escorted to one of the 12 mats of the OSAA State Wrestling tournament. To say nerves aren’t a factor as you wall out would make you near android-like as you wait…