Dallas’ Big 6th Over Philomath For First Win Of Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com PHILOMATH, Ore.–  Philomath made things interesting against Dallas Thursday afternoon at home. Starting with Kamden Combs Sacrifice Hit in the bottom half of the fourth inning that got one out on the board and ending with Lara Hunter’s RBI single that put the Lady Warriors up 7-6 on the Dragons following…

Dragons Cross Commits to Cedarville

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.– Dallas’ Cross-Country Runner Trevor Cross described in a letter that he penned that he is glad to have been part of building a strong running program for the Dragons the past four years. Over the past four years, the runner who has logged about 50 or 60 miles a…

North Salem Hangs On Versus Dallas

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– It came down to clutch execution down the stretch between North Salem and Dallas Girls Friday night in a game in which each team had to find a way to be the last of the two with their big run. The Dragons once held a 30-28 lead following a…

Dallas Wrestling Over Central On Senior Night

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.– Dallas early and often found pins against their final Central for their Senior Night Thursday Night in The Den. In fact, of the first five of six matches were pins as they built a 30-6 match lead over the Panthers with the lone points for Central early on came…

Top Seven Stories Of 2018

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com As one year ends and another begins, I just wanted to go back and share a few stories I was able to witness and cover this season.  I know I may have missed a few so my apologies ahead of time haha. Here is the list: #7 One Streak Ends As…

Young Yet Confident

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.– It’s weird to think 11 short years ago that Dakota Griffith was playing basketball at Hillsboro High School, or HilHi as some of the alumni like Griffith calls it, playing under Greg Edwards during his time as a Spartan. But soon enough Griffith followed his Father Tim Griffith’s footsteps…

Mid-Willamette Conference Football List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– As the Second week of the season kicks off, we’ll be seeing a pair of Co-Head Coaches of Silverton’s Josh Craig and West Albany’s Brian Mehl face off with Co-Assistant Coaches of the Year coming from both teams in the Foxes Matt Craig and the Bulldogs Cole Pouliot. Lebanon…

Mid-Willamette Conference Volleyball League Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.– With the Elite 8 this weekend with Corvallis, West Albany and Dallas in the hunt for the 5A State Title, the Spartans bolster the Coach of the Year (Steve Hyre) and League MVP (Ryann Gregg) with the Dragons having two First Teamers in Hailey Van Well and Emma Classen…

Mid-Willamette Conference Boys Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Here are the first, second and Honorable Mention teams for the Mid-Willamette Conference Boys Soccer. First-Team Avery Whipple- Corvallis (Player Of The Year) Ryan Melinger- Corvallis Edgar Monroy-Corvallis Alex Jimenez- Central Eduardo Gonzales- Central Max Lin-Silverton Steward Curtis- South Albany Alexis Luna- North Salem Carlos Reyes- South Albany Ozzie Ramirez- South…

Going Back To The Elite 8

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.—Nearly a year ago Dallas found themselves breaking into the Elite 8 for the first time in a long time when they swept a highly competitive match from Marist Catholic on the road. Fast forward to another year and they find themselves in the same situation as the year before,…