Gervais Girls Basketball Running It Back

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com GERVAIS, Ore.–  This current group of Gervais Girls basketball seniors just seemed to picked up where the senior group from two years ago did and carried the standard forward as the Cougar girls program returned to Pendleton this past Winter,  Falling in back-to-back close battles with Bandon and Stanfield at the…

Silverton Girls Basketball Eyeing Improvement

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  The Silverton Girls Basketball team brings back a lot of returners from last year’s 5A State Bound team.  A benefit for them as they enter the first-year of the Alyssa Ogle=era. Ogle has been open that the momentum that Tal Wold had wasn’t going to stop or change under…

Silverton’s Retooling

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–¬† The Silverton Boys Basketball team will look vastly difference going into the 2022-23 season following the graduation¬†of nine seniors and a new coach in Tyler Allen taking over the program from Jamie McCarty. The Foxes return three players who swung up from Junior Varsity in Eli Haugen, Tyler Mansour…

The Underdog Olympians

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The Sprague Boys Basketball team will be looking to play the Underdog-role this year with how little the Olympians are returning going into the 2022-23 season.  They graduated eight seniors from last year’s 16-10, 6A Playoff team. The one returner is Matt Weiner, who’s entering his senior year with…

West Salem Girls Basketball Looking For Another Strong Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Mady Diaz has been putting in the work this offseason after receiving second-team All-Mountain Valley Conference honors as a junior last season.  Playing with the Oregon Triple team, she improved her skills as she looks to help step up as a leader for the West Salem Girls Basketball team this year…