Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Honorees For April 9

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McKay’s Sarah Cortes (Volleyball), South Salem’s Laila Leaks (Volleyball(, South Salem’s Nathan Martinez (Boys Soccer) and Sprague’s Logan Smith (Football) were named to April 9’s Salem Sports and Breakfast Club. Here is the release from Friday. The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week, from McKay Volleyball,…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Honorees For April 9

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McKay’s Sarah Cortes (Volleyball), South Salem’s Laila Leaks (Volleyball(, South Salem’s Nathan Martinez (Boys Soccer) and Sprague’s Logan Smith (Football) were named to April 9’s Salem Sports and Breakfast Club. Here is the release from Friday. The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week, from McKay Volleyball,…

Trojans Win TRC Over Salem Academy, Finishes 16-0

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MT. ANGEL, Ore.–  It seems weird that eight-short weeks ago that this game, Salem Academy-Kennedy on April 7, 2021 for the Tri-River Conference title may have not been a possibility with Marion County in the ‘Extreme’-Risk level. But once the county had dropped to High right before the start of the…

South Completes 12-0 Season With Sweep Of Sprague

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– In a unique season, South Salem Volleyball had found a way to make the most of it. Twelve games, Twelve wins, one perfect season. Yes, playoffs and contending for a State Championship would have been ideal in normal circumstances, but a 12-0 record was a great stepping stone towards…

Salem Academy Advances In TRC Playoffs Over Gervais

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Salem Academy came out hard against Gervais Monday evening in the Tri-River Conference Quarterfinals round at Salem Academy.  Sweeping the Cougars 25-5, 25-15, 25-14 to advance to host Sheridan Tuesday night back in Salem. Gervais did take advantage of a Crusader lull in the second set as Salem Academy’s…

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…

Sprague Wins Four-Set Senior Night Over West Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Emotions were high following Sprague’s 27-25, 25-22, 13-25, 25-18 win over West Salem Wednesday night, snapping a two-game losing skid. It was their best game of the year Lily Albrecht pointed, and on top of it being Senior Day for both her and Alexa Cantu, the Senior Ceremony was…

Kennedy Sweeps Colton On Senior Day

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MOUNT ANGEL, Ore.–  It was an emotional day for sure for the five Kennedy Senior Volleyball players: Senior Day. For Emma Beyer, Kelsey Kleinschmit, Ellie Cantu, Elise Suing and Hailey Arritola, this was their final home game until the league playoffs next week as they embarked on the ultimate challenge of…

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…

Central Survives Lebanon In Five Sets

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MONMOUTH, Ore.–  It was a good test of adversity for the Central Volleyball team Wednesday night against Lebanon.  Their five-set 24-26, 25-10, 22-25, 25-20 15-11 was a little different from their three-set sweep of the Warriors at the beginning of the month. The biggest thing that hindered the Panthers in this…

Silverton Improves To 3-3 With Win Over Dallas

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@jmac1989 DALLAS, Ore.–  Silverton found ways to get it done Monday night on the road in Dallas in their 25-13, 25-17, 23-25, 25-20 win on the road. Both teams are young, having five combined seniors amongst their two rosters and had freshman playing significant time as they both had battled for the…

West Salem Takes Down Dallas In Five

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  West Salem brought the power, Dallas brought the scrap and fight.  Mix the two together Wednesday night and we had an interesting five-set, 25-10, 22-25, 22-25, 25-22, 15-2 match that went in favor of the Titans on the road. The first set showed the potential that the Titans, who…