Back In The Gym

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.-  Friday was a longtime coming for the Warrior Volleyball athletes of Amity.  First-time in the gym as a complete unit coming off weeks of six-person pods with the hopes of this day coming to fruition. It’s been a rollercoaster of sorts for first-year Head Coach Amanda Grove, who went…

Living In The Moment

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.—Amity will be going into next week’s game against Dayton with five Seniors on their roster. The quintet of Josh Wart, Kennan Graham, George Hatch, Nick McMullen and Ashton Pappas has seen a lot of curveballs thrown their way their Senior Year with what has been going on around them. …

Third And Final Time

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–  With signing, you would need to show some kind of facial and emotional importance to what you are interpreting to others.  For Amity’s Gabby Rolston, the straight-faced multi-sport athlete knows it’s easier said than done when it comes to signing out words. But it is coming easier for the…

OSAA Halting Indoor Training Through Freeze

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The OSAA has recieved a six-week guidance from the OHA and the Governor to halt all indoor activity through the two-week freeze. Here are some key takeaways from the six-page Document: Prohibition on all K-12 School Sports indoors, including conditioning, training and competition. Outdoor training, conditioning and competition is…

Volleyball For A Good Cause

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–  Riley Stearns has returned home to Amity High School.  After spending the last two years in Colorado, the Warriors Senior returned to the school she called home as a freshman three years ago.  Playing the Amity Volleyball Club’s Quad Tournament Saturday afternoon at Amity Middle School. “It’s great, it’s…

Just Out Here Wanting To Play

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.— “These girls are just out here wanting to play…It’s just girls that wanted to play ball, they didn’t have a school season and they’re out here tearing up the best that they can,” said West Valley Head Coach Steve Rolston. The Wardog roster features six Amity High School girls,…

Dallas 14U Edge Amity 5-4

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  No lead is safe.  The Dallas Lady Dragons 14U had to find a way to get it done late against the charging Warriors of Amity Sunday afternoon at the Lyle Sports Complex. The Dragons jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning, jumping on Fawn Trejo as…

Team Crawford Rallies By Team Vogelsong In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com KEIZER, Ore.–  Baker’s Sam McCauley was the spark plug for the Team Vogelsong to start the 2020 Baseball Senior Day Games Friday afternoon at Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Stadium. As Vogelsong jumped out to a 6-1 lead over Team Crawford, McCauley started the game with two doubles and would end the game going…

Vandals 18U Finally Gets Tournament Championship

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com NEWBERG, Ore.–  They finally got over the hump.  Third-time is indeed the charm.  The NW Vandals have finally won a Tournament Title. There was no doubt both them and the Eugene Lighting, coming back for a revenge game in hopes to steal two for the NAFA Summer National Tournament Platinum Title…

Vandals Overcome Injuries, Reach Championship Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com NEWBERG, Ore.–  They entered the Platinum Bracket Semi-Final round banged up, but they were ready to go. With how the NW Vandals 18U are playing entering the Championship game Sunday afternoon in the NAFA Summer Nationals Tournament, it’s hard to imagine that Thursday’s two losses happened. “As a team I feel…

Back To Their Winning Ways

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com NEWBERG, Ore.–  The NW Vandals 18U have a knack of coming back. Banged up and battling through injuries, the 8-7 victory sounded good after finding themselves down 5-0 entering the bottom half of the first inning. During that first inning, what could go wrong, did go wrong.  Bases loaded after the…

Ambush Rallies, Holds Off NM Magic 06

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com NEWBERG, Ore.–  You saw the game-experience with the NM Magic 06 14U as they looked to rebound after their close loss to the Seattle FP Club 4-2 Sunday morning in the Newberg Father’s Day Tournament. Playing against the Newberg Ambush 14U, playing in their first tournament of the year this weekend,…