Wrapping Up Summer Volleyball

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It was one of those experiences that Dallas’ Hailey Van Well wouldn’t forget as she went back to her school Volleyball team this summer for Summer League. Playing as a member of the NPJ 16’s last season, she remembered them finishing dead last in the Junior National Tournament before…

Dallas Brings Home 5A Second-Place Trophy

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com EUGENE, Ore.– There was a feeling that all roads led through Ridgeview for the 5A State Championship in 2019. For Dallas, who drew the challenge of facing the Ravens in the State Title Game, enjoyed a road well-traveled to get this point having defeated Hood River Valley and Hillsboro to clinch…

Cross Wraps Up High School Career With PR

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com GRESHAM, Ore.—In his final race of his High School career, the 1,500 meter race, at State Saturday Dallas’ Senior Trevor Cross admitted that the speed on the course was the fastest he’s seen running in the event. Of the racers with him, four finished with sub-4:00 minute times including Mid-Williamette Conference…

Dallas Takes Down #2 Hood River Valley, Onto Semi’s

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com HOOD RIVER, Ore.–  When the two teams met April 4 at the same location, Hood River Valley timed out Kaelynn Simmons for three sixth inning runs to hand Dallas one of their five losses this season. And like their first meeting, this time with a trip to the Semi-Final round on…

Dallas Takes Two From North Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  The opening game of their doubleheader with Dallas was a great bounce back game for North Salem following their game versus Corvallis Tuesday afternoon. Jazzy Young pitched five innings of one run ball in the opening 2-1 defeat to the Dragons Wednesday afternoon with the difference in the game…

Dallas Drops Tough Game To West Albany 14-5

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ALBANY, Ore.–  Dallas took advantage of the opportunities through the first two-and-a-half innings that the West Albany defense gave them building a 5-1 lead on the Bulldogs entering the bottom of the third inning. West Albany, who have appeared in the last 11 postseasons as they started the season 12-2 following…

Dallas Pulls Away From North Salem 10-5

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  North Salem’s Dylan Ebbs wheeled and dealed out on the mound over the opening three innings of Dallas’ 10-5 explosive win Friday afternoon on home turf. The Senior Vikings pitcher held the Dragons to a Wyatt Bateman base-hit in the opening inning with North Salem turning the order in…

Dallas Goes 2-0 In First Day In Medford

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MEDFORD, Ore.–  Kaelynn Simmons is still knocking off the rust of the Winter Sports season in her second start of the season coming off a preseason concussion in Dallas’ game against Roseburg Monday afternoon. She admits that it wasn’t the best on her part, but Simmons let her defense work behind…

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…