The First Turkey Bowl

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The year is 1621.  The place: Plymouth, Massachusetts. As we are aware 1621 was the first Thanksgiving but the “First Turkey Bowl” football game happened on this day as well with both the Pilgrims and the Native American’s were cooking that night’s feast. Jason Smith was talking to his friends about…

The Last Ride

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Over the last three-years, the Salem Academy Girls Basketball place in Coos Bay has been a fixture for the Lady Crusaders program as their winning ways. During those three years, the senior class has seen it all:  State Championship Runner-Up as freshman, Three-straight PacWest Conference-title and headlining names like…