Cascade Drops Tough First Game To Jackson’s Warriors

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com PHILOMATH, Ore.–  Nolan Jackson came out firing against Cascade Monday afternoon in Game one of the three game series between Philomath and the Cougars from Turner. The Warrior Senior, a lefty, found the zone early and often as he slowed a Cascade offense that has been averaging eight runs a game…

Cascade’s Davidson Commits To Lane Community College

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.–  Friday marked a new chapter in the story of Jake Davidson as the Cascade senior walked into the Cougar library to sign his Letter of Intent to play at Lane Community College next season. “It was really cool. It felt like all that hard work finally payed off and…

North Salem’s Daniel Alexander Gets His Moment At The Plate

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– North Salem’s Daniel Alexander this season has been putting in his time and putting in the work on his work punchcard with the Vikings baseball program with the Vikings entering their second-game with Southridge Thursday afternoon at the Schaef. Alexander, a special needs student at North Salem High School…

Brown, Amity Pushes Scio In Wednesday’s Match-Up

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–  If Wednesday’s game between Amity and Scio proves anything, it’s that any given day anything is possible. Outside of Grant Union/Dayville/Prairie City who holds the title, Scio’s a close second in how much their offense has produced this season.  The last three years the Lady Loggers have been raising…

Santos, North Salem Shuts Down Thompson’s Scots For Sweep

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Entering the third inning of Tuesday’s Greater Valley Conference game between McKay and North Salem softball, both squads were knotting up at six a piece with the Scots looking to continue to take advantage of the opportunities that the Vikings were giving to McKay when it was their turn…

Live And Laugh: South Salem’s Ferry Commits To Corban

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  There was some nerves for South Salem Girls Head Coach Adrian Lewis Monday afternoon in the Library at South Salem High School as he sees his first athlete as a Varsity Head Coach committing to the next level, but there was also something awesome about it as well as…

North Marion Tops Stayton To Snap 7-Game Losing Skid

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  Both the Lady Huskies of North Marion and Lady Eagles of Stayton find themselves in a youthful situation this season with a good amount of their players on the diamond Monday being freshman. One of those freshman, was the Huskies Jasmine Calkins as her and the Eagles sophomore Sydney…

West Salem Sweeps South Salem With 8-7 Victory Monday

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Entering this two-game series, South Salem was riding high on a 11-game winning streak and were second in the State of Oregon while West Salem was coming off a tough loss to Sprague Thursday afternoon at Sprague. The Titans took the first game of the series 4-3 but found…

EForce Middle Schoolers Tuning Up In Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  With their next big tournament next weekend in the Tri Cities, Washington-area next weekend, with Salem-native Dylan Young, former Withworth quarterback Johan Koski and a few other coaches brought some of their Middle School athlete’s that are apart of the EForce program down to Salem Academy Sunday afternoon. For Young,…

Salem Lost Boys Stunned By Clark County Warriors

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com KEIZER, Ore.–  The Salem Lost Boys Rugby team have been playing undermanned the last two weeks with 14 players instead of 15. But, against the Clark County Warriors, they came out firing on home turf at Claggett Park in Keizer by jumping out 21-0 with scoring tries by Tucker Stepp, Alex…

Dayton’s D Steps Up Big Vs #1 Glide

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DAYTON, Ore.– Talk about a quick and tough turn-around for the Lady Pirates Saturday afternoon. After their tough loss to Taft Friday on the road, Dayton had to turn-around to play a double-header versus the number-one ranked team in 3A with Glide coming to town Saturday. In their first game of…