Dallas Enters Spring With Mix Of Old And New

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  Wednesday’s game against Corvallis was a good knocking off the rust game.  Matter of fact, even the two jamboree games entering their ten-inning win against the Spartans helped lead into the game. With five players familiar with the program entering this year, mix in the fresh faces, it was…

Spring 2021 S/K Girls Soccer League Recognition

By Jeremy McDonald Jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– In a cool gesture through an unique season, the girls soccer programs in the Salem-Keizer School District have decided to have a League Recognition for their athletes. Sprague’s Aspen DeConcini won Player of the Year. Chloe Rogers joins her Olympian teammate as Defensive Player of the year. Vicky Cruz…

South, McKay Brings Home SK Championships

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– South Salem on Saturday finished one-point shy of a perfect 15 score as they went one-through-four and five of the first six positions in Saturday’s Salem-Keizer City Championships.  Evan Gonzalez, Kelvin Wilson, David Huggins and Kellen Hayase finished in the Top 4 as Sprague’s Tucker Piper ruined the Saxons…

Facing The Juggernaut

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SPRINGFIELD, Ore.–  It was the true test to see where they are at as a team and as a program.  Thurston has won the last two 5A State Championships, defeating Wilsonville in 2018 and Crater in 2019 with their lone blemish of these six-weeks coming way of Mazama two weeks ago. …

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees For April 2

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com For the Week of April 2, Mya Fry (South Salem, Girls Soccer), Taylor Ebbs (McNary, Volleyball), Nate Garcia, (West Salem, Football) and Josiah Davis (North Salem, Football) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week for the Week of April 2. Here is the…

Dallas 5-0 Wins Senior Night

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  With Dallas losing over 20 Seniors from last year’s squad, the Dragons 5-0 start to the Spring Season has been something extradentary. They’ve come together since last March and through all the turbulence of what could have been and should have been has helped the squad draw closer together…

Foxes Defense Causes Headaches For Corvallis

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CORVALLIS, Ore.–  The Silverton Boys Soccer defense did all they could and then some to slow down one of the prolific offenses in the State in Corvallis. For much of the 80-minute battle on the road, the three goals that the Spartans got, they had worked for in Corvallis’ 3-0 win…

Olys Take Senior Night

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The first 22 minutes of the game saw Sprague jump out to a 3-0 lead on North Salem behind goals from Aspen DeConcini, McKenzie Wernicke and Madalyn Neufeld in the Olympians 6-1 victory over the Vikings Monday night in South Salem. Their second loss to West Salem, where their…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Honorees For March 26, 2021

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club, in their third week back, honored West Salem’s Morgan Duke (Girls Soccer), Sprague’s Ethan Bullock (Football), Blanchet’s Julissa Rocha-Ibarra (Volleyball) and McKay’s Brian Coburn (Football) Here is the Press Release from the SSBC about the honorees Salem Sports and Breakfast Club (since 1954)  Les Schwab…

Central Survives Lebanon In Five Sets

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MONMOUTH, Ore.–  It was a good test of adversity for the Central Volleyball team Wednesday night against Lebanon.  Their five-set 24-26, 25-10, 22-25, 25-20 15-11 was a little different from their three-set sweep of the Warriors at the beginning of the month. The biggest thing that hindered the Panthers in this…

Silverton Improves To 3-3 With Win Over Dallas

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@jmac1989 DALLAS, Ore.–  Silverton found ways to get it done Monday night on the road in Dallas in their 25-13, 25-17, 23-25, 25-20 win on the road. Both teams are young, having five combined seniors amongst their two rosters and had freshman playing significant time as they both had battled for the…

Salem-Keizer Dual Meets #3 Round-Up

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Salem, Ore.–  Wednesday brought Senior Night in a unique set-up across Salem as the six Salem-Keizer schools ran a 3,000-meter race in their ‘dual’ set-up in the Salem-Keizer Dual Meet #3 race as each team honored their Seniors before going to Minto Brown Park and Bush Park to close out the…