Chemeketa Sweeps Clackamas

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– At 1-5 in the NWAC South Region standings and on the wrong side of a 4-9 stretch after their 11-1-1 start to the season, Chemeketa baseball needed to pick up some crucial league wins to keep up with the teams in front of them. The Storm rolled in Game…

Chemeketa Drop First 2 Against Everett

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Chemeketa knew that Everett was going to be a tough challenge entering this weekend’s four-game series at home. But as they showed, rallying back from 7-1 down to drop a tough 7-6 first game and traded runs with the Trojans in the second game that included a Jackson Holstad…

Chemeketa Completes 4-Game Sweep Of Treasure Valley

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Treasure Valley came out aggressively against Chemeketa Sunday afternoon for Game 3 of their four game series in Salem. The Storm’s Kyle Lund struck out six in six innings even though the score was not in the favor of Chemeketa who were behind 3-0 entering the bottom half of…

Chemeketa Volleyball Finishes Second In NWAC South Region

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com OREGON CITY, Ore.—With NWAC South Region Playoff positioning at stake for both Chemeketa Community College and Clackamas Community College Volleyball to close out the regular season, the question become where will the chips fall? The Cougars jumped out to a two sets to none lead on the Storm before Chemeketa rallied…

Stayton’s Daniels Commits To College Of The Siskiyous

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  The journey of Jerry Daniels to Signing Day 2018 has been an interesting one. Growing up in a military household where his father is a part of the Army has taken him to a few locations during his life, but the last four-years Daniels has called the little city…

Lane CC Grinds Win Over SWOCC Men

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com EUGENE, Ore.–  Lane Community College had a way to ward off Southwestern Oregon Community College during the first half of Wednesday’s NWAC South Region battle. With the Titans needing a win to stay in the playoff hunt in the region and the Lakers in front of them a win was nesscary with…

Mt. Hood’s Pulls Away For Win In Second Half Vs Chemeketa

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Chemeketa held leads of 16-9 and 18-13 as Tess Hendricks and Lakin Susee combined for 16 of the first 18 of the Storm points as everything seemingly were clicking at all cylinders against a Mt. Hood team looking for just their fifth-win of the season. “We came out with…

Chemeketa Men Get’s First NWAC South Region League Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  After dropping their first NWAC South Region game led-by seven-foot-one Gervais, Oregon-native Kylor Kelley and Seattle, Washington-native Keiron Goodwin, the Men of The Storm returned to home grounds to redeem their first league loss against Mt. Hood Community College. Down 8-3, Chemeketa literally stormed back with a 13-3 run…

Martliez Near Double-Double As Lane CC Outlast Clark On Road, 2-0 In League

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com VANCOUVER, Wash.–  For the second straight NWAC South Region game, Lane Community College had to battle for their tenth win of the season against a four-win Clark College squad. Starting in the opening half, the Titans held a 28-24 lead on the Penguins and were looking solid though on the wrong end…

Making The Most Out Of The Opportunity

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  This time last year Shaton Daniels was just starting his final season wearing the Green and White of McKay, helping the Scots to a 12-13 season and hosting a Play-In playoff game against Madison back in February while recieving second-team All Greater Valley Conference honors for his senior year….

How Important are JuCo Athletic’s in area’s like Southern Oregon: Part 2

By Jeremy McDonald Going back to a prior question I have a few day’s ago:  How important are Junior College/Community College Athletic’s in area’s like Southern Oregon? This time I’m looking at it in terms of Opportunities to play. Having, or creating, athletic programs in these two-years obviously allows athlete’s to play at the next…