Crushers Finish Third In Area 3, Play-In Friday

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  Kennedy’s Dylan Kleinschmit showed off why he was a reliable arm for the Trojans this past season Monday afternoon for the Post 58 Crushers. Going up against some 5A talent, the 2A pitcher matched Corvallis’ Garrett  Holpuch’s complete game performance while striking out five in the Crushers 2-1 defeat…

Bandits Takes Victory From Redmond 12-2

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.– Incoming Regis Sophomore Max Eaton was on a rail Sunday afternoon at Regis High School for the American Legion Single-A Silver Falls Bandits.  With his Ricky Vaughn look on the bump, Eaton struck out nine Redmond batters in six innings in the Bandits 12-2 win in six innings. “Just…

Otto Commits To Treasure Valley CC

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SCIO, Ore.–  Laurel Otto will have an opportunity to take her talents to the next level on the court and in the rodeo arena.  Committing to Treasure Valley Community College in Ontario in Eastern Oregon, fulfilling a goal she set when she was younger. “I’m very excited to be playing at…

Gervais Host Championship Parade

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ERVAIS, Ore.–  Just as Head Coach Kyle Buse was wrapping up his speech about his 2A State Champions, Lilly Welburn had walked up to Buse, took the microphone from the longtime coach and announced that her, Marisol Ayala, Katie Hanson, Isabel Contreras and Celi Vasquez presented him with a gift. They warned…

Amity Rebounds From Tuesday’s Summer Games

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DAYTON, Ore.–  It is starting to feel normal as some teams are slowly getting some Summer League Volleyball games in the State. Looking to build from their returning base in Brooke Lopez, Halee Osborn, Skylar Sexton and Haley Vanderzanden from their 12-3 Spring 2021 season Amity rebounded from their tough twin-bill of games…

Stables To Pull Double-Duty In College

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.—  There was no pressure on Cydney Stables as she went out to join the golf team her Senior Year.  None at all.  The recent Amity-graduate wanted to try something new before she left the little town for college.  To have fun, to enjoy herself and compete as well as she can in…

Gervais Outlast Dayton In Chemawa Summer Classic Opener

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The Summer Basketball season has been condensed due to the Covid Pandemic, but teams are still finding a way to take advantage of the short time that they have in preparing for the upcoming Winter Season this year. Dayton and Gervais girl’s basketball played each other to open the…

Rebels Rally By Ambush At 16U State

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com BEAVERTON, Ore.–  It was a difference in approach Friday afternoon at Sunset Sports Park in Beaverton for both the Oregon Rebels-Hadden 16U and the Newberg Ambush 16U. The 16A/B State Tournament started and both the Rebels (3-2 to Salem Aftershock) and Ambush (17-11 to Frost Elite-Paige) each dropped tough openers when…

Jefferson’s Madness Run Ends Against Roseburg

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  In the early going against Roseburg, little 2A Jefferson had kept pace with the 6A squad Tuesday afternoon at the Oregon Madness Consolation Round of 8 at The Pac in Salem. Diego Aguilar had paced the Lion offense with 11 of his 13 first half points in the opening quarter,…

Withnell Splits Friday’s Medford Doubleheader

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MEDFORD, Ore.–  Sprague-grad Broderick Stanaway walked into a tight-jam with an out and the bases loaded in the Withnell Dodgers’ 5-4 win Friday morning over Siskiyous Up 5-3 and needing two outs, Stanaway settled in and helped the Dodgers out of the jam with only surrendering a run in the process….

TRC Girls Basketball Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Gervais’ Celi Vasquez and Kennedy’s Ellie Cantu were Co-Tri River Conference Players of the Year as the Cougars and Trojans fielded two girls each on the First-team. Here is the Full List: Girls First Team Celi Vasquez-Gervais Ellie Cantu-Kennedy Aly Herber- Salem Academy Hailey Arritola-Kennedy Reese Hall-Western Christian Katie Hanson-Gervais Second…

Bos’ Double-Double Leads Crusaders To 2A Semi-Finals

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Benett Bos has always been an Honorable individual.  Even when you bring up him being named unanimous makes him blush a bit as Salem Academy reached the State Semi-Final Round entering this weekend. “It’s awesome, it’s a testament to the work you put into the offseason.  Staying consistent but…