PHOTO GALLERY: McKay Freshman and South Freshman Football

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  With both team’s entering Monday Night’s match-up at 3-3, both South and McKay were pretty much even entering the second-half on the scoreboard though penalties killed the Scots in the opening half; but McKay led 7-6 entering the third thanks to a Janderi Perez fumble recovery in the end-zone…

SWAT Finishes Fall Ball 11-1 Behind North Salem’s Jake Mason’s No-No

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com KEIZER, Ore.–A team consisting of a variety of talent levels and classifications joined in for the six-week, 12-game season of Fall Ball with SWAT Baseball. Kids from South Salem, North Salem, and North Marion to name a few that joined in the fun and there was even a kid all the…

Wittman Delivers In Woos Cruse Game 7 Win Over Keene Machine

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Entering the bottom of the sixth-inning the gray shirt Chemeketa team known as ‘Keene Machine’ were leading the green-shirt ‘Woos Cruise’ squad 3-0 and were looking to take Game 7 of the Fall World Series with the Series all-knotted up at three apiece. The teams, drafted by two of…

TITLETOWN: Emotions Of Winning Title On Senior Night

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SCIO, Ore.–  Senior Night in the Covered Bridge Capital Of The West. For 12 seniors in the town of roughly 838 people, there’s something special about wearing the Black and Orange of Scio High School over the course of the last four-years. “Oh it feels great, I’m trying to take after…

Cougs Over Philomath, Earn At Least Share Of Title Entering Championship Week

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com PHILOMATH, Ore.–  Through all the adversity of injuries and the lack-of-depth to start the season and found themselves in a 1-2 hole entering league, Cascade have fought themselves in a favorable position that they wanted to be in all of long entering Thursday’s game at 4-2 overall: On top of the…

Photo Gallery: Regis’ Senior Night

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  A few pictures from Regis’ 25-12, 25-10, 25-10 sweeping win over East Linn Christian to improve to 6-4 in Tri-River League play and 9-8 overall. Photos By Jeremy McDonald

Stayton Girls Soccer Stuns Cascade 3-2

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  Cascade found themselves facing a lot of adversity Wednesday night traveling the short distance to Stayton to take on their rival for possibly the last time in Girls Soccer. But, with them missing several players, the Lady Cougars jumped out to a 1-nil lead quickly on Slivia Gomez and…

Photo Gallery: Western Mennonite-Amity Girls Soccer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–For much of Wednesday’s chilly match between Western Mennonite and Amity, it was a defensive battle between the two teams as we entered the final few minutes of the match. That’s when the Lady Pioneers tore the game open when Sophia Mansour assisted on a Kieley Griffin goal.  A few…

North Marion Volleyball Puts Damper On Eagles Senior Night

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  They were emotions flying everywhere Tuesday night when Stayton honored Emma Lindemann, Emily Anderson and Kaitlyn Hofmann in their last home game in the blue, yellow and white. The Lady Eagles, battled in the opening set against North Marion as Stayton took the first set 27-25 over the Lady…

PREVIEW: Battle Of Two Top 10 Teams

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The last time the Men of Corban University lost a home soccer game was October 10, 2015, a 1-nil defeat to Rocky Mountain College at the now-old Warriors Field at the Corban University campus. Fast forward two-years and now the Bears are coming back to Salem this Friday, a…