Dallas VB To Host Breast Cancer Awareness Halloween Quads Tourney

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.—  The sand courts have been a huge blessing for the Dallas Volleyball program this Summer and Fall.  Helping to keep the kids active and give them an huge opportunity to improve their skills on the Volleyball court at this point of the game. “They would have made an impact…

Morrison The Arm

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  Dallas freshman Kadence Morrison has showed off that High School potential over the Summer and Fall softball season. A quiet speaker yes, she lets her pitching do the talking.  Picking up much of the innings alongside fellow pitcher Laney Deloe with the Dallas Lady Dragons now 16U squad, the…

Dallas Kick-Off First 7-On Appearance

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com INDEPENDENCE, Ore.–  It was almost like a home game for the Dallas Dragons Football Team when the made the little drive over to the Independence Sports Park Sunday morning to partake in the Oregon 7’s 7-on-7 tournament. With their first tournament action of the season cut short mid-day with the cancelation…

Doig And The Lady Dragons 14’s

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  Ever so often Dallas High School Senior Maddie Doig can be found the dugout, or a practice, of the Lady Dragons 14U squad at the Lyle Sports Complex. The young Dallas-squad Monday afternoon returned to their home grounds where they played so many games before this Summer and Fall,…

Learning From The Experience

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.— Dallas’ Ashton Foster was one of 56 quarterbacks selected to participate in the Northwest 9 QB Premier Event up in Gig Harbor, Washington over the Labor Day Weekend. The incoming Dragon Junior and other quarterbacks were put through drills that challenged their footwork, accuracy, timing in situations like in…

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…

Davis Has A ‘Home Game’ In Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com It was a homecoming of sorts for Dallas’ Natalie Davis Friday evening at Wallace Marine Park in West Salem. After spending much of the summer playing in Washington, along the Gorge and at the Maple Street Park in Canby with the Gorge Thunder Davis played in the Thunder’s Jag Labor Day…

Lady Dragons 16U Go 2-0 To Start Fall Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.– The Dallas Lady Dragons 16U squad had showed that their bats and pitching were still as strong as they were over the Summer at the 14U-level, winning their two games over Central (17-8) and the West Valley Wardogs (8-1) Sunday afternoon at the Lyle Sports Complex. They were new…

Putting In The Work

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The time off has really reminded Dallas’ Bailey Savage how much she loves the sport of Volleyball. Coming off a six-week club season Savage, who transferred back to Dallas after spending the last two years at 1A Perrydale, continued to put in work preparing for an early entry to…

Getting Back Into The Gym

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Volleyball is back in session in its court.  Well sort of. Monday marked the first day of the first session of the NPJ’s ‘quad’ league.  Four-on-four volleyball at The Hoop in South Salem. Split up into two hour-and-a-half sessions, eight teams of four girls, 64 total in the indoor…

Seeing Where They’re At

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  It’s been six weeks since their last competitive game and it’s their first with the mound three feet further back from the plate as they embark on their first Fall at the 14U level following the summer at 12U. The rust was there when they lined up against their…

Fall Ball Has Arrived

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  Fall Ball has arrived. The first round of ballgames took to the Lyle Sports Complex in Dallas Saturday, the start of a two-day round-robin series of games as teams see what they have entering the next few weeks of Fall softball. “It was good to see everybody, meet everybody…