Complete MVC Boys Basketball Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Here is the Mountain Valley Conference honors list for 2019 that was given to me by a coach. Jaden Nielsen-Skinner won Player of the Year and Eric Lungu won Defensive Player of the Year. South Salem’s Tyler Allen won Coach of the Year as the Saxons advance to the…

West Salem’s Season Ends After Playoff Loss To Westview

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—Westview’s athleticism proved to be problematic for West Salem Tuesday night to open the Class 6A First Round. The Wildcats athleticism helped them create a 15-point lead during the second quarter only to see it reduced to 11 by halftime after a Kieran Pruett three-pointer to close out the first…

Salem Academy, Blanchet Catholic Final Home Practice Of Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– For much of the lower classifications, Tuesday was the last practice on home turf before departing for the final site locations. For Blanchet Catholic and Salem Academy, it was their last practices before departing for Coos Bay Wednesday with them kicking off Elite 8 play Thursday evening. Senior Crusader…