Going Out Strongly

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  Owen Stalnaker and the six of the other seniors on the Western Christian baseball team knew they had some big shoes to fill this past season after they lost three crucial seniors from 2021. It was nice, losing our three big seniors.  It was definitely a change, losing three…

Enjoying The Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The rain was slowly creeping into Salem and Wallace Marine Park Saturday afternoon as the Summer Travel Softball season kicked off the 16A/18A Memorial Day Salem Invitational. West Salem soon-to-be-grad Meaghan Boyles stopped by the Oregon Bombers 16A team, waiting for her team the Salem Aftershock, to roll on…

Quick Turnaround For Summer Ball

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Barley 12 hours after their High School seasons ended, Silverton’s McKenzee Petersen, Greyson Glivinski, Hannah Houts and Paisley Rains were back on the diamond, putting away their bittersweet 3-1 defeat to Dallas Friday with a 6-1 win with their Summer Club team called the Oregon Bombers 16A.  A Salem-based…