Another State Run?

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Entering last post-season, the Salem Academy Crusaders Football team weren’t expected to get to the 3A State Championship game, let lone get past teams like Vale (30-28), or Santiam Christian off a Colton Daniels-to-Rylan Stamback late score 34-28. Well, in 2017, they’re in similar territory with 13 names like…

The Player Turned Coach

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.–About a year-and-a-half ago, Everett St. Clair was playing in his final home baseball game against rival Cascade in a 4-3 win over the Cougars as the then-senior finished up his final season and year at Stayton High School. That was May 11, 2016. Fast-forward to the Fall of 2016…