Central Hangs On To Defeat Silverton 7-6

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com INDEPENDENCE, Ore.–  Central’s Emily Cole another double-digit strikeout game to her pitching resume following the Panthers 7-6 home victory against Silverton.  The number following this game was 14.  Pounding the zone and challenging the young Foxes team in front of her to swing and see if they get it into play…

Kennedy Continues To Roll, Defeats North Douglas 12-0

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MOUNT ANGEL, Ore.– As much as their 12-0, five-inning win over North Douglas was a nice revenge after the last time the two teams met in the 2A/1A State Title game two years ago, it was still a humbling experience as their last meeting. For the Trojans, the 9-0 start is…

1A-6A Baseball/Softball Scoreboard

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com 6A West Salem 11, South Albany 0 5A Softball Kadenece Morrison (four) and Katie Bucholz (two) combined for six strikeouts in the Dragons 3-1 defeat to Dallas.  Serena Hattori and Presely Jantzi each had two hits for the Bulldogs, McKenzie Kosmicki had 2RBI’s. Central’s Emily Cole struck out 14 in the…

Sheridan Pulls Away From Gervais 8-2

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com GERVAIS, Ore.–  For the first three innings both Sheridan’s Emily Rech and Gervais’ Marisol Ayla kept the game to it’s 1-1 tie entering the fourth inning of this cool early-May evening along Highway 99. The Cougars did have their chances, having a runner in scoring position in the fifth and loading…

1A/4A Baseball/Softball Results

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com 4A Baseball North Marion 18, Madras 0 4A Softball Alexis Bales drove 2RBI’s in Cascade’s 4-1 win over Philomath.  Hannah Walliman struck out five for the Cougars while going 1-for-2 hitting.   Stayton’s Jessica Rule and Cedella Ritchie each drove in 2RBI’s and Brielle Kessler drove in another 3RBI’s.  Rule struck out…

Sprague Takes Advantage Of West Albany’s Miscues In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ALBANY, Ore.– For what it was worth, Sprague took full advantage of the opportunities West Albany Wednesday afternoon on the road. Slated to be one of the best match-ups of the day across Oregon, both teams combining for a 16-3 record entering the game, Sprague (9-2) found ways with the seven…

1A-6A Softball/Baseball Scoreboard

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com 2A Jefferson collected 31 hits in their 36-8 win.  Shelby Chapman hit a walk-off home run against Lebanon, McNary’s Abbi Covalt as Celtics edge McNary, Dallas’ Ruby Earhart in the Dragons win over Silverton, the Titans Croby Albee against Lebanon also hit home runs.  Kennedy baseball continues their winning ways and…

Amity Snaps Dayton’s Winning Streak

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–  Dayton has had Amity’s number going back the past few years.  Some games were uglier than others, but the Warriors finally got over the hump and defeated their rivals’ thanks in part to Amity’s Gabby Rolston’s sacrifice ground-ball in walk-off fashion in the 7-6 game. The win muck-ups the…

1A-3A Softball and Baseball round-up

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com 3A Yamhill-Carlton over Blanchet 10-0 in five innings.  Katie Slater, Complete Game shutout for Tigers. Amity’s Gabby Rolston struck out three and hit the game-winning sac-hit over Dayton in Amity. Jodi deSemt hit a 2-run home run and freshman Brin Shilhanek-Opp struck out five. 2A Softball Gervais’ Alexa Rutledge went 4-for-6…

Central Wins Third In Last Five

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  As longtime North Salem Baseball announcer Carl Shrinkle would say, ‘it was a one-train game’ as one-train drove by Barrick City Field Monday afternoon during the North Salem and Central baseball game.  Two if you count the one during the line-up card exchange, but I’m still learning what constitutes…

S/K Track Round-Up From May 3

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Sprague (Boys) and North Salem (Girls) Split.  South Salem (Boys) and McKay (Girls) split and West Salem swept McNary.  Here’s a round-up of the Track and Field results from Monday: South Salem @McKay McKay’s James Jennings won the 100- and 200-meter dashes.  The Scots Atilano Davalos won the 110-meter (18.55) and…

1A-6A Baseball/Softball Scoreboard

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com 6A Baseball South Salem’s Tyler Minney threw a complete game two-hitter as the Saxons snapped a three-game skid, defeating Lebanon 8-0.  Minney struck out eight with Danny Alvarado, Gabe Johnson, Andy Ruiz hitting home runs in the win West Salem’s Brody McMullen struck out four and Wilson Nietzel drove in 2RBI’s…