PK’s Send Blanchet Girls Soccer To 3A/2A/1A State Quarterfinals

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—The strangest thing about Playoff Soccer besides anything happens is Penalty Kicks. It’s not too often that PK’s become a factor even in playoff soccer as most times it’s settled in the two-Overtime periods and it never gets to the decisive Penalty Kicks. But not in Blanchet Catholic’s 3-2 win…

Mid-Willamette Conference Volleyball League Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.– With the Elite 8 this weekend with Corvallis, West Albany and Dallas in the hunt for the 5A State Title, the Spartans bolster the Coach of the Year (Steve Hyre) and League MVP (Ryann Gregg) with the Dragons having two First Teamers in Hailey Van Well and Emma Classen…

Seaside Stuns Stayton In First Round Of Playoffs

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.– Emotions were running wild for Stayton when the final whistle blew Tuesday night. It was a hard-pill to swallow, the Eagles couldn’t believe it with their home scoreboard reading: Seaside 1, Stayton 0. The lone goal coming in the first half as the physicality of the Seagulls with the…

MVC Girls Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Here is the Mountain Valle Conference Girls Soccer League Honors.  Summit’s Michaela Gorman won Player of the Year and the Lady Storm’s Jamie Brock won Coach of the Year Midfield/Defense Amelia Anderson Bend Defense Makenzie Jerome Bend Forward Abigail Hawley McNary Goalie Mia Morey Mt. View Midfielder Marina Foster South Salem…

MVC Boys Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Here is the list for the Mountain Valley Conference Boys Soccer League Honors. First Team Midfield- Collin Brown Bend MidfieldTyler Erickson Bend Defense Reid Keller Bend Midfield Angel Nunez McKay Midfield Byran Nicholas McKay Forward Yobeli Manzo McKay Defense Jesus Lopez McNary Midfield Jovanie Bravo McNary Goalie Sebastian Lopez…

Silverton Over Springfield In First Home Playoff Game Since 1990’s

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.—For the first time since 1993, the Silverton Boys Soccer team found themselves hosting a playoff game at McGinnis Field. And it was worth the wait as they shut the door on Springfield in the second half after taking a 2-0 lead en route to a 3-0 win Tuesday night…

MVC Football Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The 2018 Mountain Valley Conference List has been released with McNary’s Jeff Auvinen being names Coach of the Year and West Salem’s Alex Hurlburt receiving Defensive Player of the Year to go with his first-team honors at Linebacker. The Titans Simon Thompson received Offensive Player of the year to…

Mid-Willamette Conference Boys Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Here are the first, second and Honorable Mention teams for the Mid-Willamette Conference Boys Soccer. First-Team Avery Whipple- Corvallis (Player Of The Year) Ryan Melinger- Corvallis Edgar Monroy-Corvallis Alex Jimenez- Central Eduardo Gonzales- Central Max Lin-Silverton Steward Curtis- South Albany Alexis Luna- North Salem Carlos Reyes- South Albany Ozzie Ramirez- South…

TVC Volleyball All-League: North Marion’s Martin POY, Morcom First Team

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  As the season came to an end for North Marion and Estacada, both finishing on top of the Tri-Valley Conference with identical 9-1 records entering the first round of the postseason this past Saturday, both teams were recognized in the TVC All-League awards. The Lady Rangers had four girls named…

Going Back To The Elite 8

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.—Nearly a year ago Dallas found themselves breaking into the Elite 8 for the first time in a long time when they swept a highly competitive match from Marist Catholic on the road. Fast forward to another year and they find themselves in the same situation as the year before,…

Getting The Job Done

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SCIO, Ore.–  The ride that Scio has been on was probably unprecedented. They started the season with less than 20 kids, roughly about 17.  Probably be big enough to be fielded as an 8-man team in 1A with two at every position. They lost a tight game to Molalla, lost a…

Amity’s McMullen Takes District Title, Alba Eighth

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com LEBANON, Ore.–  Drew McMullen continued his tear once more as the 3A Special District 2 District Championship race started Thursday afternoon. The Amity junior set the tone early in his third District appearance on the course that they ran the week before at Pre-Districts by building a sizable lead from the…