Familiarity Of The Program

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It wasn’t too long ago that Morgan Alley was playing soccer as a member of the Stayton High School Girls soccer team.  The Regis Class of 2013 grad was part of the Eagles program on the rise under Salvador Munoz before she returned four years ago under then-Head Coach Devin Holmes…

4A All-State Girls Soccer List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com North Marion’s Mya Hammack was named 4A State Player of the Year as the Huskies won the 4A State Title in Penalty Kicks over Marist on April 10. North Marion fielded two on the first team. Stayton’s Karlee Tyler (Honorable Mention GK), the Eagles Maddie Pask and Cascade’s Ariel Tobiasson were…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Senior Fall Athletes of the Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club named their Senior Fall Athletes of the Year. Sarah Kivett (South Salem, Volleyball), Evan Gonzales (South Salem, Boys Cross Country), Jazmine Libel (McKay, Girls Cross Country), Alexis Luna (South Salem, Boys Soccer), Aspen DeConcinI (Sprague, Girls Soccer), Adrian McConnell (West Salem Football), Nate Garcia (West…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees for the Week of April 16.

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– South Salem’s Ricky Cruz (Football), the Saxons Valarie Porter (Volleyball), West Salem’s Natalie Cunningham (Girls Soccer) and McNary’s Jack McCarty (Football) were named to the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of April 16. The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week, from…

Spring 2021 S/K Girls Soccer League Recognition

By Jeremy McDonald Jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– In a cool gesture through an unique season, the girls soccer programs in the Salem-Keizer School District have decided to have a League Recognition for their athletes. Sprague’s Aspen DeConcini won Player of the Year. Chloe Rogers joins her Olympian teammate as Defensive Player of the year. Vicky Cruz…

Huskies Advance To Championship Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CORVALLIS, Ore.–  North Marion was not going to be denied this season in reaching the 4A Championship game in this shortened season.  It didn’t come easy as they advanced to the Finals following their 4-2 PK victory over Philomath Thursday afternoon at Crescent Valley High School, but they found a way…

Dayton Wins Battle With Blanchet For District Title

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DAYTON, Ore.–  The girls of Blanchet Catholic and Dayton Girls soccer left it all out on the field in the Pirates 2-0 victory Saturday afternoon in the 3A/2A/1A Special District 2 District Title game. The physicality, the drive, the passion was evident in Dayton’s 2-0 District winning victory to the Cavaliers. …

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees For April 2

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com For the Week of April 2, Mya Fry (South Salem, Girls Soccer), Taylor Ebbs (McNary, Volleyball), Nate Garcia, (West Salem, Football) and Josiah Davis (North Salem, Football) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week for the Week of April 2. Here is the…

Olys Take Senior Night

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The first 22 minutes of the game saw Sprague jump out to a 3-0 lead on North Salem behind goals from Aspen DeConcini, McKenzie Wernicke and Madalyn Neufeld in the Olympians 6-1 victory over the Vikings Monday night in South Salem. Their second loss to West Salem, where their…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Honorees For March 26, 2021

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club, in their third week back, honored West Salem’s Morgan Duke (Girls Soccer), Sprague’s Ethan Bullock (Football), Blanchet’s Julissa Rocha-Ibarra (Volleyball) and McKay’s Brian Coburn (Football) Here is the Press Release from the SSBC about the honorees Salem Sports and Breakfast Club (since 1954)  Les Schwab…

Cascade Snaps Six-Game Skid With 5-1 Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.–  Cascade were trying a few new wrinkles in their lineup during Tuesday afternoon’s 5-1 victory against Sweet Home. They moved Isabelle Fisher into the field from goalie, Hannah Walliman to goalie and Ariel Tobiasson to midfield from the defensive backline to name a few of the lineup adjustments.  And…

Huskies Rebound With 8-0 Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  North Marion went back to work Monday afternoon banged up with injuries, but here they were finding a way to getting back on track defeating Madras 8-0 back on home turf. “We’re not just stretching extra, but (Head) Coach (Ben) Bonser is doing extra subbing.  We’re really using our…