Gervais Spoils Kennedy’s Senior Night

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MT. ANGEL, Ore.–  Lydia Berning had all eyes on her Tuesday night as the only senior being honored on Senior Night from the Kennedy Volleyball team as they hosted Gervais to end the season. It’s been a unique season to say the least for the Trojans as they finished up their…

SSBC Honorees For October 15

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com West Salem’s Lorenzo Trejo De Dios (Boys Soccer), Salem Academy’s Aubrey Smith (Volleyball). West Salem’s Bella Snyder (Volleyball), and South Salem’s Julian Rivas Delgado (Boys Soccer) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Clun on October 15 for their success on the field of play. Here’s the press release: The…

Salem Academy Sweeps Sheridan To Close Out League

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SHERIDAN, Ore.–  The upstart Sheridan Spartans weren’t backing down to Salem Academy Thursday night.  Matter of fact, their performance in the Crusaders 25-21, 25-10, 25-18 victory was a step in the right direction in a season in which they’re hoping to snap their playoff drought; having reached the playoffs back in the…

Scio Wins Tenth Game Of Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SCIO, Ore.–  There was some rust for Scio coming off their little lay-off the past ten days against Blanchet Catholic.  Nonetheless, the Loggers settled in as they picked up their tenth win of the season in a 25-16, 25-11, 25-9 sweep over the Cavaliers.  Getting stronger in each of the three sets…

Cascade Sweeps Stayton For Fifth-Straight Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.–  Cascade have seemed to hit another groove following their 25-10, 25-15, 25-17 sweep of Stayton at Cascade High School Thursday night. Coming off of their Sisters Tournament defeat to Valley Catholic back on September 18, they’ve been on a tear.  Winning every game since, including against Sisters, who fell to…

Huskies Sweep Gladstone, 5-1 In League

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.—On top of the adversity of the challenges externally with Gladstone, North Marion had to face the adversities internally Wednesday night.  Down players at the Middle Blocker position, they called up Denali Bosco from the Junior Varsity squad to help to try to fill the void left by Jaydan Sahlin,…

Central Wins Final Home Game Of Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MONMOUTH, Ore.–  For the final time this season the Central Volleyball team took to their home court when they hosted North Salem. Both squads were in a three-way tie for fifth-place in the Mid-Willamette Conference at 3-6, sharing the spot with South Albany as the Vikings and Panthers split the first…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees For October 1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club honored South Salem’s Nathan Martinez (Boys Soccer), McKay’s Kyrin Fuimaono (Football), Sprague’s Brody Whetzel (Boys Soccer), McNary’s Hannah Ferguson (Girls Soccer), Sprague’s Sidney Friesen (Volleyball) and Blanchet’s Ellie Pearson (Girls Soccer) for the Week of October 1. Here’s the press release: Congratulations to our Athletes…

Linn-Benton Sweeps Rogue For Tenth-Straight Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ALBANY, Ore.–  Coming into this weekend’s Friday-Saturday slate, Saturday’s game with Rogue Community College of Grants Pass was the one they were most looking forward to. Linn-Benton Community College took the top spot in the first Coaches Poll with the Osprey’s fourth.  But they had to get through Friday’s match-up with Southwestern…

Perrydale Starts Grueling Stretch With Wednesday Split

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com PERRYDALE, Ore.–  Perrydale has played twice in two weeks entering Wednesday’s pair of Casco League, and the rust was evident in their first game against Jewell Wednesday afternoon. But as the first set drew to a close in their 17-25, 25-21, 25-18, 25-22 victory against the Blue Jays, the Pirates were building…

Saxons Defeats West Salem In Four Sets

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Depending on which side you are on, it was either a blazing start or your worst nightmare. Either way you looked at it, it had helped aid South Salem in those first two sets in their 25-22, 25-13, 21-25, 25-18 win over West Salem Tuesday night at South Salem High School.  The…

SSBC Honorees For September 24

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McKay’s Filiberto Alacron (Boy’s Soccer), Salem Academy’s Annabelle Brawley (Volleyball), West Salem’s Hudson Giertych (Football), McKay’s Nayeli Flores (Girls Soccer), South Salem’s Tini Tinitali III (Football) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club this past Friday, September 24. Here’s the Press Release: The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les…