SSBC Honorees For October 15

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com West Salem’s Lorenzo Trejo De Dios (Boys Soccer), Salem Academy’s Aubrey Smith (Volleyball). West Salem’s Bella Snyder (Volleyball), and South Salem’s Julian Rivas Delgado (Boys Soccer) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Clun on October 15 for their success on the field of play. Here’s the press release: The…

Dayton Snapped Five-Game Skid To Pioneers

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—The last time Dayton defeated Western Christian was back on October 27, 2018, back when this year’s Pirates seniors were freshmen in a year where they reached the 3A/2A/1A State Quarterfinals. Since then, Dayton’s faced heartbreak, losing five-straight decisions to the Pioneers and seeing Western Christian take the Culminating Week…

North Salem Hands Silverton First Loss Of Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ALEM, Ore.–  It didn’t take long for North Salem to capitalize on a few Silverton mistakes in their 3-1 victory over the Foxes Tuesday night. The Vikings had already built some momentum going into the second half, having pressured Silverton over the course of the final 15 minutes of the half…

West Salem Scores Late In 2-1 Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  This was one of those nightmare games that came to life for West Salem Tuesday afternoon. Nothing was going their way offensively.  Bend was bringing pressure, more so in the second half that led to a 1-0 lead in the 63rd minute. But all-in-all, the Titans came out of the…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees For October 1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club honored South Salem’s Nathan Martinez (Boys Soccer), McKay’s Kyrin Fuimaono (Football), Sprague’s Brody Whetzel (Boys Soccer), McNary’s Hannah Ferguson (Girls Soccer), Sprague’s Sidney Friesen (Volleyball) and Blanchet’s Ellie Pearson (Girls Soccer) for the Week of October 1. Here’s the press release: Congratulations to our Athletes…

South Salem Scores Four Second Half Goals In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmai.com KEIZER, Ore.–  After a slow start to Friday afternoon’s game that saw McNary take a 1-0 lead into the second half, South Salem erupted for four second-half goals to rally by the Celtics 4-1. McNary took the lead early in the Mountain Valley Conference-game, off a seventh-minute goal from Owen Alston…

Philomath Hands Stayton First Loss Since 2019

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  Philomath did something that no one, including themselves, have done since November 16, 2019. Defeat Stayton. The Warriors did just that, defeating the Eagles 1-0 thanks to a 59th minute goal by Mark Grimmer.  Snapping Stayton’s 20-game winning streak in the process, knowing that they needed and accomplished a…

Huskies Take Tough 1-0 Win Over Madras

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.– All North Marion needed was one goal to get over the hump against Madras Monday afternoon.  The goal came away from Aden Carillo in the 28th minute to separate the Huskies over the White Buffalo in the 1-0 victory. “It was a big goal for the team, I’m not…

SSBC Honorees For September 24

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McKay’s Filiberto Alacron (Boy’s Soccer), Salem Academy’s Annabelle Brawley (Volleyball), West Salem’s Hudson Giertych (Football), McKay’s Nayeli Flores (Girls Soccer), South Salem’s Tini Tinitali III (Football) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club this past Friday, September 24. Here’s the Press Release: The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les…

Scots, Vikings Battle To A 1-1 Tie

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Every contested pass, rally and shot was met by cheers and jeers by the packed homestead Tuesday night when McKay and North Salem played.  The energy, the passion, the fire funneled in the McKay High School stadium on Tuesday night that made it feel like it was a playoff…

Sunset Hands South Salem First Defeat Of Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  In the second half of their tough 3-1 defeat Monday night, South Salem picked up the intensity. Down 2-0 to Sunset after the Apollos turned up the pressure during the final 30 minutes of the first 40 minutes, the Saxons woke up early on in the back-40. Quickly got on…

SSBC Honorees For September 17

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com South Salem’s Laila Leaks (Volleyball), McNary’s Zane Aicher (football), South Salem’s Max Yermachenkov (Boys Soccer), Blanchet Catholic Rebecca O’Dell (Girls Soccer), Sprague’s Logan Smith (Football) and Sprague’s Sara Abbott (Girls Cross Country) were honored this past Friday by the Salem Sports And Breakfast Club for the week of September 17. Here…