Driven By More Than The Love Of The Game

By Jeremy McDonald jermeymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.– On his right deltoid, there’s a tattoo of a basketball. It’s hidden during Thursday’s practice under an Under Amour-like T-Shirt, but comes out during any Amity Boy’s Basketball game this year for all to see, like his basketball talents he’s demonstrated since his days at Sheridan and before. At…

Amity’s Croxford Commits To Linfield

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–  As the guys from the Amity Boys Basketball team on the other side of the crowd in-front of her video-taping dunks for Twitter, Amity’s Girls Basketball player Morgan Croxford was just taking her seat at the table draped in a light purple covering with a Wildcat face with a…

Stayton Boys Enter Second Half Of League 5-0, Six Game Winning Streak

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  It seemed so long ago, January 5 a matter of fact, that Stayton found themselves on the outside looking in. 4-9 and in the range of 29th in 4A when they picked up win number five versus Astoria on the road just before league started. They’ve been knocking on…

Salem Academy Answers Gervais Girls Physicality In 45-24 Victory

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com GERVAIS, Ore.–Gervais made it a mission in preparation for Thursday’s game versus Salem Academy, they wanted to show they belong in the Field of 16 and Coos Bay talks when they laced it up for the game. By the end of the first quarter, Katie Hansen missed a three-pointer at the…