Sprague Wins Senior Day 3-1 Over South Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—Sprague’s Eden Sipes knows a thing or two about playing on her toes as the Olympian goalie and her defense went back out for the second half against South Salem Thursday night. With the monsoon overhead and having played on the defensive backline before converting into goalie this season, the…

Chemeketa Falls In Tough Game With Clackamas 2-1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It was one of those tough games in which nothing could go your way.  For the Chemeketa Women’s Soccer team, Wednesday afternoon was just like that against Clackamas Community College. The Storm controlled the time of possession, and had shots on goal as they looked to get back in…

Late Goal Lifts Titans Over Storm

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  West Salem Girls Soccer has been on a resurgence their past nine games following their 0-4 start to start the year.  Of their last nine, the Titans have won six, lost once and tied twice in the process as they enter their final game of the regular season sitting…

SSBC Honorees For October 15

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com West Salem’s Lorenzo Trejo De Dios (Boys Soccer), Salem Academy’s Aubrey Smith (Volleyball). West Salem’s Bella Snyder (Volleyball), and South Salem’s Julian Rivas Delgado (Boys Soccer) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Clun on October 15 for their success on the field of play. Here’s the press release: The…

West Salem Hands Summit First League Loss 28-15

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  West Salem clicked at all cylinders Saturday evening at Summit in their 28-15 home victory.  A win that helped put the Titans in front of the Mountain Valley Conference-standings with three games left in the regular season. The offensive line setup Johnny Withers’ big rushing game, the senior rushing for 115…

Saxons Win Third-Straight Game

By JeremyMcDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  South Salem was rolling against Mountain View Wednesday afternoon in their 6-0 victory over the Cougars of Bend. Their offense brought the pressure, resulting in four first half goals with two belonging to Josue Ruelas as the Saxons picked up their third-straight Mountain Valley Conference win entering their big game…

West Salem Scores Late In 2-1 Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  This was one of those nightmare games that came to life for West Salem Tuesday afternoon. Nothing was going their way offensively.  Bend was bringing pressure, more so in the second half that led to a 1-0 lead in the 63rd minute. But all-in-all, the Titans came out of the…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees For October 1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club honored South Salem’s Nathan Martinez (Boys Soccer), McKay’s Kyrin Fuimaono (Football), Sprague’s Brody Whetzel (Boys Soccer), McNary’s Hannah Ferguson (Girls Soccer), Sprague’s Sidney Friesen (Volleyball) and Blanchet’s Ellie Pearson (Girls Soccer) for the Week of October 1. Here’s the press release: Congratulations to our Athletes…

South Salem Scores Four Second Half Goals In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmai.com KEIZER, Ore.–  After a slow start to Friday afternoon’s game that saw McNary take a 1-0 lead into the second half, South Salem erupted for four second-half goals to rally by the Celtics 4-1. McNary took the lead early in the Mountain Valley Conference-game, off a seventh-minute goal from Owen Alston…

Saxons Defeats West Salem In Four Sets

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Depending on which side you are on, it was either a blazing start or your worst nightmare. Either way you looked at it, it had helped aid South Salem in those first two sets in their 25-22, 25-13, 21-25, 25-18 win over West Salem Tuesday night at South Salem High School.  The…

SSBC Honorees For September 24

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McKay’s Filiberto Alacron (Boy’s Soccer), Salem Academy’s Annabelle Brawley (Volleyball), West Salem’s Hudson Giertych (Football), McKay’s Nayeli Flores (Girls Soccer), South Salem’s Tini Tinitali III (Football) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club this past Friday, September 24. Here’s the Press Release: The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les…

Dallas Finishes Second At Oregon City, Saxons Split

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com OREGON CITY, Ore.–  South Salem found themselves down 17-13 in the second set to Oregon City in the match-up between the two Top 5 teams.  The Saxons had struggled to find their groove against the Pioneers, but slowly pieced it together as they stormed back for a brief 21-20 lead.  A…