Crusaders Hang On To Defeat Cougars

Crusaders Hang On To Defeat Cougars By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The Salem Academy Girls Basketball team have become more of a perimeter team since the injuries of Aly Herber and Dylaniee Caramony in their opening season game to De La Salle North Catholic back in December.   Turning to their three-point shooting in their zone offense,…

The Fight For The State Meet

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  South Salem’s Renee Jimenez-Cruz knew what was at stake for him in a 4-4 match coming down to the final 30 seconds of regulation.  He’s battled through the consolation bracket, the blood rounds as they are called, since Friday afternoon and was a move or two away from qualifying…