McKay Track Looking To Strong Girls Team In 2K19

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The 2019 McKay Track and Field team will be something that Head Coach Curt Everetts has never seen or had in his five-years at the helm of the Scots team: Having only a handful of seniors on their team.. Eight to be exact that features athlete’s like Hanna Caldwell…

South’s James, West’s Bertsch Co-POY. Saxon’s Lewis COY

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.— South Salem’s Hilary James and West Salem’s Maddie Bertsch each were named Co-Players of the Year with the Saxons Adrian Lewis being named Coach of the Year after a 13-1 Mountain Valley Conference record and the MVC Conference title. “Honestly I’m happier that Hilary got POY, She is heck…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club March 1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Here are this week’s honoree’s from the Salem Sports And Breakfast Club that features the Senior Female Athlete of the Year for swimming and local Salem-wrestlers getting the nod following some great performances at State this past Weekend! Senior Female Athlete of the Year for Swimming The Salem Sports…

McKay’s Sanderson Steps Down

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– It’s going to be weird when the 2019-2020 season rolls around to not see the polo shirt-wearing, khaki pant wearing Dean Sanderson roaming the McKay bench after 10 years at the helm of the McKay Royal Scots program. But all that screaming, foot stamping and…

Rubio Brothers Heading To State

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Its always weird when you’re facing a teammate in a big time tournament like the District Meet. But unlike the District Final where you could understandably forfeit to the older grapler, the match between Jesse Rubio and German Munoz at 152 pounds was to qualify for the State Meet….

McKay Girls Picks Up Eighth Win Of Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com KEIZER, Ore.–  In between the third and fourth quarters McKay Girls Head Coach Jim White that his team worked too hard in this game against McNary to let this one slip away from them. It’s been a few years since the Scots last win over the Celtics, but here they were,…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club AOW’s For February 1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Here are the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Athlete’s of the Week for February 1st.  Special thanks to Bryan Sutherland for relaying the information over! Our Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week is from McNary girls basketball:  Leah Doutt.  Leah, a sophomore, plays guard for the 6-1 Celts.  Leah was key…

McKay’s Barnett Third, West’s Davis Fourth At OSAA Girls Southern Division

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– Both West Salem’s Reagan Davis and McKay’s Tess Barnett lost tough Semi-Final bouts to start Saturday’s placing day of the OSAA Girls Southern Division District wrestling meet. Barnett, at 110, got caught against Bend’s Kyleigh Cuevas before bouncing back in the consolation finals against the Lava Bears Analise Smith….

South Salem Roars To Life Versus McKay

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Gretchen Olsen had one of those bounce back games that every athlete wishes to have. All of her 21 points came from beyond the arch, seven three-pointers, in South Salem’s 69-25 win over McKay Saturday night, and the Junior credits her teammates around her in setting her up for…

McKay Slips By West Salem 42-33

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  West Salem built a nice little lead on McKay High School Wednesday night in Northeast Salem. The Titans picked up a forfeit win at 106 and Lance McClung picked up a West Salem pin at 113 over the Scots Tess Barnett. Dylan Gatchet handed the Titans their third match…

Sprague Takes Senior Night 59-12

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It seems weird to have Senior Night this early in the season, but nonetheless Sprague would have still put on a show for their home-crowd  Wednesday night when they hosted McKay as they honored their Seniors. With athletes like Santos Cantu III and Landon Davis out healing up for…

Bertsch, West Salem Open Up League With Win Over McKay

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– West Salem slowly saw their once double-digit lead trickle down to three as McKay’s Danica Cheremnov got the Lady Scots a one-possession game at 36-33 with 2:34 left in the third quarter of both squads Mountain Valley Conference-opener Tuesday evening. It seemed as if throughout the game Tuesday that…