Cascade’s Fraser Signs With Bushnell For Track

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.–  Being tenacious has been one of the main characteristics of Cascade’s Ashley Fraser her whole life.  Middle School going into High School and now into college following her signing her Letter of Intent to run Track at Bushnell University in Eugene. Her tenacity helped her win the 400-meter Oregon…

Cascade’s Williams Signs For Track At Bushnell

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.–  When Cascade’s Ashton Williams received the baton in the 4×100 relay race as the anchor leg, the Cougar Senior took off.  Taking Cascade, who was sitting sixth in the race at the time, to third when he crossed the finish line. It was one of four races he ran…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Senior Spring Athlete’s Of The Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Sprague’s Josh Bradshaw (Boys Tennis), South Salem’s Danny Alvarado (baseball), McKay’s Brian Coburn (Track and Field), North Salem’s Nerissa Thompson (Track and Field), South Salem’s Esha Puri (Girls Tennis), and McNary’s Taylor Ebbs (softball) were honored as the Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Senior Spring Athlete’s Of The Year. Here is…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of May 21

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Blanchet Catholic’s Kayla Greenwood (Track), South Salem’s Sadie Paterson (Girls Tennis), North Salem’s Gabrielle Tata-Rodrigues (Track), Sprague’s Jake Horn and Jake Sturgeon (Boys Tennis Double’s Pair) and Brayden Hubbard were named to the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of May 21. The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les…

S/K Track Results

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MCKAY @ WEST SALEM West Salem’s Olivia Jolivette won the 100-meter and the 200-meter dashes, PR-ing in the 200 at 27.60.  The Titans Natalie Cunningham won the shot put and Discus.  McKay’s Sydney Haines won the 3,000-meters in PR fashion (10:44.82) while Tess Barnett won the Pole Vault with a 8-foot-6-inch…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees for the Week of May 14

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– West Salem’s Wilson Neitzel (Baseball), Sprague’s Tirzah Tarbox (Girls Tennis), South Salem’s Pranav Ramesh, South Salem’s Madelyn Dustin (Girls Golf), West Salem’s Tyce Chaney (Track and Field) and McNary’s Heather Ebner were names honorees of the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of May 14. Here’s the…

Spartan’s VanScoyk Going To State

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  The last time Sheridan didn’t send an athlete to the State Track Meet was 2004, but Caden VanScoyk made sure that their streak continues as the Junior qualified for the Big Dance in the 400-meter and 200-meter races this upcoming Saturday. “It feels great.  It feels like leadership, like…

Santiam Sends Three To State Meet

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.– She came close to clearing eight-feet-six-inch in the Pole Vault, finishing third overall though at eight-feet in the event.  Kristen Crofoot had PR’d in the Triple Jump, finishing 30-feet-4-inch leap as she finished third, two-feet behind Kennedy’s Emma Beyer. The Junior Wolverine athlete made a comment about Gervais’ Kate…

Gervais’ McCargar Takes Javelin District Title

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  Multi-sports are common of course in High School athletics.  But of course, playing two sports in one sports season is a whole different animal. For Gervais’ Lily McCargar, juggling Track and Field with softball was no easy feat with at times her running in between the two sports in…

Regis Girls Win Title, Rams Boys Third

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  Lauren Crowell got the Track and Field overall award of the year in the 2A Special District 2 while Rams teammate Whitley Stepp got Field Girls Athlete of The Year award following Regis’ dominant 84-point win over second-place Kennedy Saturday. Both joked that they didn’t know a Track Meet…

Off To State

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–  Hallee Hughes has finally gotten an opportunity at the High School-level to show what she can do.  Having done USATF events before, the Willamina sophomore is used to the big pressure situations like the one she was in Wednesday and Thursday at the 3A Special District 2 District Meet…

Amity’s Graham Goes 4-for-4 At Districts

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–  The boys 4×100 relay had quickly turned into an unique situation in terms of handoffs for the participants Thursday with their tape makers being mistakenly pulled after the girls race at the start of the 3A Special District 2 meet.  Turning  handoffs into a guess-and-check when the starting gun…