Team Oregon Preparing For Hall Of Fame World Youth Championship Games

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com KEIZER, Ore.–  The elements this time of the year can be really challenging in terms of trying to get a nice grip on the football. There are only a handful of practices left before the sixth-, seventh-, and eighth-grade teams of Team Oregon travel to Canton, Ohio for the Hall of…

Amity’s Season Comes To End In Quarters

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–  With a team like Rainier or Amity, give then opportunities and they’ll take advantage of them. Put the two against each other as they were in the 3A Quarterfinals, even one mistake could prove to be the difference maker. The Warriors made two in the first half as the…

Silverton Gets One More Win At McGinnis. Semis Next

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.– There were smiles and comments about Hillsboro Stadium following their 48-14 win over Scappoose Friday, and for good reason. Silverton’s goal at the beginning of the season was to get to this point, and here they are as they win comes on the heels of their final game at McGinnis….

North Marion Holds Off Stayton, Onto Quarters

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  The Ben Rash-Logan Classen connection had created issues in the North Marion pass defense entering the fourth quarter in the Huskies 47-27 4A First Round victory Friday night at home. Coming out of the halftime break up 19-7, Stayton had pulled within six to start the fourth quarter down…

Mid-Willamette Conference Football Honors

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com West Albany brought home some serious hardware in the league honors as Porter Philips won the offensive and defensive player of the year award.  The Bulldogs head Coach Brian Mehl (Coach of the Year) and assistant coach Linden Loren (Assistant Coach of the Year) won the coaching honors. Lebanon’s Gatlyn Anderson…

Complete OWC Football List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com 2019 Football All-Conference Teams TURNER, Ore.–  Cascade’s Brandon Bennett and Sisters Neil Fendall were named Co-Coaches of the Year.  Stayton Quarterback Ben Rash was named Offensive Player of the Year. The Cougars Brandon White (Defensive Player of the Year) and Cascade’s Caleb Sell (Lineman Of The Year) joined their Head Coach…

MVC Football Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcodnald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– McNary Head Coach Jeff Auvinen got Coach of the Year honors while Junior Walling (Defensive Player of the Year), Bend’s Nate Denney (Offensive Player of the year) got the player awards. Here is the complete list starting with the offensive line. OFFENSE Offensive Tackle First team: Nic Shepherd McNary…

Running It Back: McNary Win’s MVC Title Second-Straight Time

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  They clinched it at home last year, now McNary has clinched the Mountain Valley Conference at home following their 35-15 win over South Salem Friday night. ‘Back-to-back’ was heard as the student section stormed the Saxon turf field as the Celtics, after their tough preseason, have wheeled off four-straight…

Chemawa Finishes Interesting Season 4-2

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Try to imagine this. You’re part of a team of 14 kids dressed down for the first Varsity game of the 2019 season at the 2A Level and halfway through the first quarter of the game, the game was called. Injuries are apart of football yes, but when Chemawa…

Sheridan JV Drops Tough Season Finale

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SHERIDAN, Ore.–  It wasn’t how they wanted to end their season, but with two subs to their name they battled through the adversity the best to their abilities. The Sheridan JV football team had their chances during the first half offensively to do some damage, but fumbles had hurt promising drives…

Cascade Wrapped Up Undefeated League Title Run

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.– As the fog of the firework pyrotechnics wisp away into the late October sky like an eerie horror movie leading in the Halloween holiday, Cascade found themselves sitting on-top of the Oregon West Conference once more as Senior Night and Homecoming Week wrapped up. Over the past six years…

Week 8 Predictions

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Last Week:10-4 Season Total:  61-29 With 4A wrapping up their regular season this week and 1A-6-Man having their ‘showcase/playoffs’, here are my picks for this week 6A McNary over West Salem by 14 South Salem Over Summit by 17 Mt. View over Sprague by 21 5A West Albany over Dallas by…