New Face, New Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  As the first week of their season enters its twilight, Thursday’s practice was just one of few for new Withnell Dodgers Head Coach Justin Hoffman. The North Salem and Dodger alum was an assistant coach under former Head Coach Jason Searle this time last season before assuming the Head…

Photo Gallery: McKay Spring Football

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– A few pictures from the second day of McKay Football Practice Wednesday afternoon. Photos By Jeremy McDonald

West Salem’s Incredible Season Comes To A Close

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com BEAVERTON, Ore.– It’s been an incredible run by the West Salem baseball team to be one game from the 6A State Championship game when they traveled to the Portland-area to take on Westview High School Tuesday afternoon. The Titans sat 24-6 on the year, their first 20-win season since 2015 and…

First Annual Western Mennonite School Dodgeball Tournament

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  As Memorial Day and the Memorial Day Weekend was coming to a close, the community associated and involved with Western Mennonite came together to host the First-Annual Western Mennonite School Dodgeball Tournament Monday evening on the school campus. Alumni, family, friends and students all jammed packed the gym as…

Oregon Titans 14U Scott Takes Memorial Day Invitational Title

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– It was a All-Oregon Titan match-up in the Gold Bracket of the Memorial Day Invitational at the Wallace Marine Sports Softball Complex Sunday evening to close out the festivities of the long holiday weekend. For the Titans 12U “A” team coached by Jamie Vasas, the squad found themselves in…

Jefferson’s Caesar ‘Wolf Man’ Sepulveda Reflecting on State Track Accomplishments

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com JEFFERSON, Ore.– There’s a story behind every athlete and their success, some more interesting than others. Some, perhaps even, funny to hear about. Jefferson’s Caesar Sepulveda has a unique story behind his nickname of ‘Wolf-Man’ dating back to basketball to what he told his teammates and coaches about the reasoning behind…

North Marion Off To First Semi’s Since 2014

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  It was just another day in the office for the Huskies of North Marion Friday evening on the Holy Grounds of Bob Brack Stadium for the 4A Quarterfinals Round. For the first time since 2015, the Huskies have reached the Quarterfinals with them hosting Madras with North Marion looking…

Amity Shuts Down Cascade Christian In Delayed Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MEDFORD, Ore.–  In these unique situations in which Amity and Cascade Christian found themselves Thursday morning was just that:  Unique. Across Southern Oregon Wednesday, as team’s prepared for their playoff games down in Jackson and Josephine Counties, Mother Nature had other plans as she brought the Thunder and Lighting that threw…

Bucks Crazy Finish Falls Just Short Versus Monroe

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MONROE, Ore.–  Many have said through the ages, ‘Never Say Die’ when times get tough and your back is against the wall. For St. Paul baseball, they entered the Top of the Seventh inning down 11-0 and their chances to win seemingly bleak as they came in after Campbell Smith and…

West Salem Storms Past Oregon City To Second-Round Berth

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The fun of the playoffs have officially kicked off Monday afternoon across the State with the 6A Classification starting things off first. With Sprague and South Salem putting finishing touches of their respective wins across the bridge Monday, West Salem and Oregon City found themselves in a hostile environment…