OFF TO THE STATE TOURNAMENT! Stayton Girls Shutouts Sutherlin 2-0

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SUTHERLIN, Ore.–Four of the juniors on the Stayton’s 2017 squad that’s entering the Play-In game against Sutherlin, were apart of the last Eagle Play-In game as freshman back in 2015 under then-Head Coach Ian Vanderzwan that were going up against a tough Hidden Valley squad that year. The game did not…

Gonzalez 2nd team, Caldwell Honorable Mention

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  When districts ended in 2016, McKay did not have a runner named to the league honors teams.  A year later they have two, one from the guys and one from the girls side: Ramiro Gonzalez and Hanna Caldwell. “It’s awesome, those two worked hard,” said Head Coach Jason Zellick. …

Making The Transition: Stayton’s Kevin Hernandez

By Jeremy McDonlad jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  This time last year, Kevin Hernandez was part of a Cascade Cougar Boy’s Soccer team that was preparing for their 4A Play-In game versus Mollala after going 5-8-1 and 3-6-1 in Oregon West Conference play. He knew of Stayton’s high-standards that long-time Head Coach Chris Shields has set-forth having…