Giving Back To The Community

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  With the dawn of the season slowly approaching, Silverton’s Carlos Flores, Avery Lord and their Foxes Boys and Girls Soccer teammates coached groups of first-to-eighth-graders in the annual Youth Camp that the programs put on. 160 kids were in attendance Tuesday morning, the second day at the camp, going through stations run…

Hudson Signs With SWOCC For Soccer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DAYTON, Ore.—Dayton’s Benji Hudson can be pretty emotional as an athlete.  The Pirates student-athlete wears it on his sleeve like a badge of honor almost through the good times and the bad times in the heat of battle. It’s a passion for the game, brings out character points out Hudson and…

OWC Boys Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Philomath’s Mark Grimmer won Player of the Year and Warriors Head Coach David Ellis won Coach of the Year. Philomath and Stayton were Co-Oregon West Conference Champions as the Eagles landed four players on the first team to the Warriors four. Here’s the Complete List: First Team Field Players Player Year…

3A/2A/1A Boys Soccer All-State List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Dayton’s Jony Miramontes won 3A/2A/1A Coach of the Year and Catlin Gabel’s Felipe Rueda Duran won Player of the Year.  Delphian’s Minghan Cui and Blanchet Catholic’s Hunter Archer were also named to the All-State List, joining the three Pirates on the All-State List. Here’s the List: First Team F Benji Hudson,…

SSBC Senior Athlete’s Of Year: Girls and Boys Soccer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Sprague’s Nicky Williams and South Salem’s Nathan Martinez were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club as their Senior Athlete’s Of The Year in Girls and Boys Soccer. Here is the press release: Salem Sports and Breakfast Club (since 1954) 2021-22 Senior Athlete of the Year: Girls Soccer The Salem…

SSBC Honorees For November 12

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com North Salem’s Erick Gonzalez (Football), South Salem’s Trevor Goldman (Football), Salem Academy’s Aly Herber (Volleyball), South Salem’s Brian Hernandez (Boys Soccer) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the week of November 12. Here’s the Press Release: The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the…

Huskies Take Philomath To OT In State Semi’s

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CORVALLIS, Ore.– For much of Tuesday night’s 4A State Semifinals between Philomath and North Marion, it was a grueling battle between two stout teams. With all the aggression and physicality, it was scoreless until the 68th minute when the Huskies broke the then 0-0 gridlock thanks to an Aden Carillo goal in…

SSBC Honorees For November 5

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McNary’s Rudy Garcia (Football), West Salem’s Johnny Withers (Football), West Salem Kaden Young (Boys Soccer), Sprague’s Sarah Jones (Volleyball), South Salem’s Brooksie Isham (Volleyball) and West Salem’s Veronica Orozco (Girls Soccer) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the week of November 5. Here’s the press release: The…

Silverton’s D Holds Off Ridgeview’s Second Half Push

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  Silverton had to turn to their defense during the final forty minutes of their 3-0 5A State Opening win over Ridgeview Wednesday night. Their offense in the first half handed the squad a 2-0 lead going into halftime, thanks to goals from Carlos Flores (eighth minute) and Isaac Lawson…

MVC Boys Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MVC Player of the Year- Nathaniel Deperro, Summit MVC Coach of the Year- Joe LoCasio, Summit First Team Nathaniel Deperro- Summit Alex Grignon-Summit Paul Fecteau-Summit Nathan Martinez- South Salem Julian Rivas Delgado- South Salem Filberto Alacron- McKay Hudson Brunk- McNary Rory McKee- Summit Brian Hernandez- South Salem Johann Singh Sanchez- McNary…

McKay Advances With 1-0 Win Over Tualatin

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—McKay’s Filiberto Alacron was emotional after the Scots 1-0 victory over Tualatin Saturday night. His first half goal was the difference in McKay’s win, sending the squad to the second round of the postseason for the first time since 2016 as the senior hugged a good amount of his teammates…

Stayton Snaps Philomath’s Winning Streak In League Finale

Bu Jeremy McDonad jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com PHILOMATH, Ore.–  This was the rematch they were looking forward to since Stayton first played Philomath on September 30 in Stayton. That was the day the Warriors snapped the Eagles 20-game winning streak and since then Stayton had outscored their opponents 28-0 in the four-game span to ensure Tuesday afternoon’s game…