Chemeketa Softball Snaps Playoff Drought

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  What a year the Chemeketa Community College softball team has had this Spring. During the regional play season during the Spring of 2021, the Storm only won one game, a 8-7 win over Mount Hood Community College on April 10, 2021 in a season that saw the squad go…

Silverton Rebounds With Win Over North Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  With North Salem looking to replace Jasmine Young, who’s been out with an injury, in the circle coming down the stretch of the season, Karaline Pfeifer stepped into the circle Tuesday against Silverton.  Adjusting to the demands of playing out-of-position as they played Dallas and the Foxes on back-to-back…

Moore Signs With Linfield Wrestling

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–   It didn’t hit Silverton wrestler Jacob Moore about this moment Monday morning until he sat down and heard everyone talk about his accomplishments. Worked in the classroom to get his grades up all while putting in the work to pick up a sport he started six, seven years ago. …

Dallas Baseball Defeats North For Second League Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The North Salem-Dallas baseball game came down to executing when you had your opportunities to do so. Yes the Vikings had their cracks, loading up the bases in the first and fourth innings as well having runners on second and third base, it was the Dragons who were finding…

Dallas Softball Wins Ninth-Straight Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ALBANY, Ore.-  Dallas softball had to find, and did eventually found, a way to get it done to complete the regular season sweep of West Albany.  Defeating the Bulldogs 5-3 in the process Monday evening, their ninth-straight win. Monday’s Mid-Willamette Conference contest saw the Dragons jump out to a 5-0 lead…

5A All-State Girls and Boys List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Springfield’s Danaeja Romero Ah-Sam won Player of the Year on the girls side with Crescent Valley’s Eric Gower winning Coach of the Year honors.  On the boys side Churchill’s Samaje Morgan was named Player of the year by the OBCA while Chris Roche of Wilsonville was named Coach of the Year….

Silverton Falls To West Albany In Nine-Inning Heartbreaker

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  The emotions were high after the heartbreaking loss that the Silverton softball team suffered against West Albany Wednesday night. The Foxes left it all out there.  Heart as they battled from 6-3 down to tie it at six in going to the seventh inning.  Grit as they held off…

Silverton Baseball Wins Fifth-Straight

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  The Silverton baseball settled down from an interesting first inning to rally by South Albany 12-2 in five innings Wednesday afternoon at Davisson Field. The Foxes came out flat in the opening frame, surrendering two runs in the top half of the inning before getting one of them back…

SSBC Honorees For April 22

By Jeremy Mcdonald Jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com North Salem’s Jordan Koskondy (Girls Track and Field), Sprague’s Sophia Honse (Softball), South Salem Tennis’ Andi Yao and Nidhi Nagaraj, South Salem’s Cole Weiland (baseball) and West Salem’s Jack Meier (Track and Field) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of April 22. Here’s the press…

NPJ Host Signing Party Event

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  NPJ Volleyball hosted twenty of their athletes in the NPJ Sports Complex Monday evening.  Honoring the twenty volleyball athletes on their accomplishments of being able to continue and compete in the sport at the next level starting in the Fall. “I’m just really excited to be moving on and…

Silverton Pick Up Win Over Dallas 15-6

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  A few mistakes by one team that was taken full advantage of by the other was ultimately the thing that separated Silverton and Dallas baseball Friday evening. Take out those few mental lapses by the Dragon defense in the Foxes 15-6 victory, a game in which saw both teams…

Dallas Takes Defensively Battle From Corvallis 1-0

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.—Defense was front-and-center for both the Corvallis and Dallas Friday afternoon as both teams closed out the first week of Mid-Willamette Conference play. The lone run of the game, a Brook Dunkin RBI Double in the bottom half of the first inning was all the Dragons needed to win their…