Amity’s Graham Heading To Lane Community College

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AMITY, Ore.–  Keenan Graham had to be efficient this past Spring having to juggle both baseball and Track.  It was mentally challenging, but the future Lane Community College trickster made due with the tasks in front of him. “I made sure that the one day of practice I did get I had to…

Regis Honors Girls Track And Field Championship

By Jeremy McDonlad jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  It was an unique ‘true’ first season for 2015 Regis-grad and Head Coach Erica Stuckart.  Condensing what would be nearly a three-month season into half the time with the six-week season that she and her coaching staff were given with the Coronavirus Pandemic going on. “They came ready to…

Valley Track Club Partners Up With Quady Track Club

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Valley Track Club and Quady Track Club have came together to help offer Pole Vaulting opportunities for local athletes. Read the Press Release here Valley Track Club partners with Quady Track Club to offer Pole Vaulting Opportunities Salem, OR, For Immediate Release – Join vaulters from around the Salem/Keizer area and…

Dallas’ Straus And The Unique Journey

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  Here’s an interesting fact about Dallas’ Maddy Straus.  She was born without subtalar ankle joints.  The inside part of your ankles.  And not just in one foot, but in both ankles. Here’s what is more interesting.  Straus didn’t know about it until eighth-grade, starting with pain in the ankle, to asking around, eventually finding…

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…