Salem Academy Takes Dayton Tournament

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DAYTON, Ore.– Following their three sets to one victory against Philomath on Thursday to start the 2017 season, Salem Academy looked to carry that into Saturday’s tournament at Dayton High School. And they sure did as they mythodically moved through pool play and bracket play like a game-winning drive in football….

West Salem, McKay At West Salem’s Jamboree

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Jamboree-time, great time to change up the pace and hit someone that isn’t your own teammate.  Also too, it gives team’s an opportunity to sharpen their skills and also give the younger guys a chance to gain some valuable Varsity experience. “It’s a amazing experience because it’s now…

Stayton JV Jamboree

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–With their Varsity teammates floating around before their own jamboree tonight at Lebanon High School, the Stayton JV Football Team hosted their own jamboree Friday afternoon. As they wrapped up against Sweet Home and played against West Albany, the running game was incredible with Austin Jones and freshman Josh Belliard….

Photo Gallery: GVC Boys and Girls Soccer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–Photos from the jamboree at Glimore Park in South Salem and at the football stadium at South Salem High School. Photos By Jeremy McDonald

Salem Academy Volleyball Grinds Out Big Win Over Philomath

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  When your returning the PacWest Player of the Year in Sydney Brown to go with first-teamer in Paige Boles and second-teamer in Lindsey Larson and a strong cast around them this season, it’s hard to see why not go find the toughest competition around right? Well, what a way…

Regis, Scio At Western Mennonite Jamboree

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– With the jamboree, comes the first competition of the 2017 campaign for the Volleyball season. For Regis, who played Delphian, Perrydale, St. Paul and Kennedy Thursday at Western Mennonite, the opportunity to gel together as a unit. “I think it was actually really enjoyable and it was really fun…

Working Out The Nerves

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  As they wrapped up a great one-set scrimmage against Delphian, Perrydale were finding themselves shaking off the jitters of the first couple of matches of competition this season. “I think we’re all just really nervous, it’s the first time we got to play in a while and we haven’t…

Building From Last Year’s Success’

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  The best boys team ever in the history of the Stayton High School Cross Country team returns in nearly full-force in 2017. The team that included Casey Pugh, Matt Frazeur, Troy Saari, Brody Johnson, Ben Kirby, Dylan Cudd and Isaac Nieto posted a 150 score at the State Tournament…

Ready To Make Some Noise

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–As they go around McKay Park before practice on a warm-up run, there was a fire in the Scots eyes and a mental focus knowing what had happen during the second-round of the playoffs versus McMinnville and the 4H Finals against Stayton a few short weeks ago. A focus, a…

Lady Loggers Volleyball Ready To Go In 2017

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SCIO, Ore.–  As they wrapped up Tuesday night’s practice, the returnee-heavy, senior-heavy Scio Volleyball will be looking to carry 2016’s success into 2017. When Kate Trimble arrived in 2016 from McNary to take over the Head Coaching job for the Lady Loggers, Scio were hovering around five-wins each of the two…

Silverton’s First Scrimmage, Jamboree Next

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  For about 90 minutes Saturday afternoon, the Lady Foxes of Silverton saw where they were at in terms of competition with their intrasquad scrimmage with their scrimmage in Woodburn coming up in a few days. With the near-midday sun beating down on them, the aggression of attacking the ball…