Dirtbags Take Series Over Keizer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  The Keizer Crushers and their 12 athletes certainly made three of their four-games with Post 20 very competitive this season coming out of the series Tuesday afternoon at Stayton High School. McNary-Grad David Allen and incoming Stayton Junior Danner Salisbury held the bats of the Dirtbags to seven runs…

Gearing Up For The Season Through The Summer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.– The 2018 season was the Gold Standard set for the Stayton Girls Soccer Program entering the future. Having won their first-ever conference title in a season in which they went 11-2-2 and reaching the 4A State Quarterfinals before falling to a Valley Catholic team the finished second in State…

Mitsuyasu Walks It Off For Willamette Classic Title Over Withnell

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  With Withnell playing Corvallis and Post 20 the Keizer Crushers Monday into Tuesday, both squads had to dig deep into their pitching staff’s to conserve their top arms for their four-game series the next two days for games that will dictate towards State next month. The Dodgers turned to…

South’s Strong Offense Leads To Win Over North

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CORVALLIS, Ore.– Ryan Brown had a way to help spark the South game in the Oregon All-Star Game Saturday Night at Goss Stadium. Of his first three at-bats, he gave the South a 1-0 lead (first inning) and drove in runs in the third and fifth that helped the South squad…

Dodgers Storm Past Roadrunners

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The NW Stars know how to hit the ball.  The NW Stars team that played the Post 20 Dirtbags Wednesday showed that while the NW Stars Roadrunners squad playing at Willamette University did the same Thursday against the Withnell Dodgers. The Roadrunners jumped out to a 3-0 lead on…

Post 20 Dirtbags Open Willamette Classic With Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MONMOUTH, Ore.– The challenge that this year with league is not the typical single and doubleheader but with back-to-back doubleheaders that will tax each every Area-3 team’s pitching staff to the brink this season. After their four-game sweep of Newport over Monday and Tuesday, Post 20 jumped right into the Willamette…

Stayton’s Aggressive Style Leads To Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.-  With two months until the first ‘official’ practice and their first game of the season not until September 3 at Gladstone, the Stayton Eagles Boys Soccer Team came out for their second Summer League game aggressive. They controlled the ball for much of the opening half against Dallas, challenging…

NW Vandals 16U Compete In Valley Invite’s Toughest Division

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com HILLSBORO, Ore.–  Head Coach Marie Scott wanted to give her girls the toughest challenge possible when she entered the NW Vandals 16U team in the Division-I Upper Bracket against some of the toughest 18U squads that came to Hillsboro Stadium for the Valley Invite this weekend. The Vandals won two games…

One Last Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com WILSONVILLE, Ore.–  There was no doubt that North Marion’s Jared Hauser could score entering the OACA Basketball All-Star Game Saturday afternoon at Wilsonville High School. On a Huskies squad that finished fourth in 4A this past season, Hauser’s Senior Year, his contributions regularly with the weapons they had on the team…

Post 20 Takes Down Medford In Friday Split

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ROSEBURG, Ore.—In their first game of the season, Post 20 faced-off against a familiar opponent that has halted their State Championship hopes three times in the last two seasons in the Medford Mustangs. “They’ve beat us the last couple of years so it was good to come out and beat them…

Willamette Valley Rallies To Defeat Withnell

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ROSEBURG, Ore.–  It seemed like it was the same story different verse for the Withnell Dodgers Friday when they took on Willamette Valley. They led the Titans entering the top of the seventh inning 2-0 when Willamette Valley chipped away at the lead, eventually gaining the lead at 4-2 entering the…

Withnell’s Rally Falls Shy Against Corvallis

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ROSEBURG, Ore.– The last few games have presented challenges to the depth of the Withnell Dodgers as the graduating Seniors on their roster go out on family vacations and the like with the Dodgers traveling down to Roseburg to play some tournament baseball. In their Tournament opener against Corvallis, Withnell was…