OWC Girls Soccer Honors

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com North Marion’s Saylor Swanson won Player of the Year and the Huskies Ben Bonser won Coach of the Year honors for the Oregon West Conference. Here’s the complete list First team Briana Aguilar-Newport Saylor Swanson- North Marion Kamilia Grimmer- Philomath Piper Thompson-Newport Diana Brunell-Cascade Caile Lader- North Marion Vanessa Valenzuela- North…

Fry Signs With Weber State For Soccer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  South Salem’s Mya Fry broke down during her ‘Thank You’ speech Wednesday afternoon at the North Library at South Salem High School. This was the moment where she was signing her Letter of Intent to play Soccer at Division-1 Weber State in Ogden, Utah.  Emotions emerged from the natural…

North Marion Advances To 4A State Semi-Finals

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CANBY, Ore.– Scappoose just kept pushing tempo, challenging North Marion on both sides of the ball in the two squads 4A State Quarterfinals.  They kept the Huskie offense, anchored by Calie Lader and Saylor Swanson. In check.  The Indians offense kept Ally Coulombe on her toes, working to keep Scappoose off…

CVC Girls Soccer Honors

By Jeremy Mcdonald Jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com South Salem’s Maggie Lapray was Goalkeeper of the Year and Player of the Year for the Central Valley Conference. Sprague’s Francisco Marinez-Cruz and West Salem’s Benje Orozco were Co-Coaches of the Year First TeamTessa Fisher McNary M 12Kaelynn King McNary D 10Ashley Ramirez Garcia North Salem D 11Maeve Morris South Salem…

West Salem Holds Off South Salem On Senior Night

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– It was a Senior Night to remember for sure for the West Salem Titans Girls Soccer team as they held off South Salem 2-1 Monday night to close out the regular season.  And it was just one of those classic bruiser games that you had hoped for with two teams…

Amity-Dayton Battle In 0-0 Tie

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DAYTON, Ore.–  Amity was facing a totally different Dayton Girls Soccer team than the one they faced early in the season when the Warriors defeated the Pirates 5-0 on September 8 at Amity High School.  But the two teams looked primed and ready to go for the3A/2A/1A postseason after their 0-0…

Silverton Improves To 4-0-1 In League Play

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com INDEPENDENCE, Ore.– Defense has been something that the Silverton Girls Soccer team has set their hat on the past few games.  Including Thursday night’s 3-0 win over Central, a continuation game from an earlier date that saw the game stopped at the 26:33 mark of the first half due to the…

Cascade’s Burnell Scores In Cougars Tough Loss To Philomath

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.– Diana Burnell has continued her freshman success into her sophomore year this season with the Cascade Girls Soccer team.  Going as far as scoring seven goals once in a game earlier this year against Cascade as she’s one of the captains of a Cougar team that has two seniors…

SSBC Honorees For October 7

By Jeremy Mcdonald Jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com West Salem’s Angel-Nicolai Herrera (Boys Soccer), McKay’s Jamahl Wilson (Football), West Salem’s Morgan Duke (Girl’s Soccer) and Sprague’s Sidney Friesen (Volleyball) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of October 7 The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week from West Salem…

Duke’s Goal Lifts Titans Over Olympians 3-2

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It’s been five years to the day since the Sprague Girls Soccer team scored a goal against the West Salem Girls program. Down 2-0 in their 3-2 defeat to the Titans, some ironicise in that it was the exact score the last time the Olympians scored against West on…

Cascade’s Thomas Scores First Collegiate Goal

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Katrina Thomas’ first collegiate goal came at a crucial part of Saturday afternoon’s game for Chemeketa against Southwestern Oregon Community College. In a scoreless tie coming down to the final 20 minutes of the game, the 2022 Cascade-grad in Thomas struck a goal to give the Storm a brief 1-0…

Dayton Girls Soccer Pushes Unbeaten Streak To Five

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DAYTON, Ore.–  After a slow, 1-3 start to the year it seemed as if the Dayton Girls Soccer team have turned the corner on the season having gone on a five-game unbeaten streak following their 6-0 win over Gervais/Kennedy on Thursday afternoon.  Taking lessons learned from their first four games to…