Gearing Up For League

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The Stayton Eagles Volleyball team were coming off of back-to-back games Tuesday and Wednesday evenings with two wins from opposite ends of the spectrum. Tuesday, they battled in a sweeping effort over Molalla 25-22, 25-18, 25-22 for their first win of the season.  Wednesday, they were faced with some…

Blanchet Gearing Up For 2018

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—Blanchet Catholic saw their 2017 season end on November 4 to the hands of their rivals in Salem Academy as the Lady Crusaders finished sixth in the 3A State Volleyball tournament in 2017 last season. But now, having just graduating just one senior in Caroline Ditzler and returning seniors like…

Cascade Run Game Not Enough Versus Cottage Grove

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com COTTAGE GROVE, Ore.–  With Elijah Nolan nursing some stiffness in one of his shoulders, Cascade had to rely heavily on their running game to help them through their season-opening game versus Cottage Grove. The Lions jumped out to a 8-0 lead barely a minute-plus into the season at the 10:51 mark…