Filling In To Help The Team

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonad73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.–  It was the ‘next man up’ philosophy for incoming McKay sophomore Kasiley Severin at team camp at Cascade High School this week.  Without their typical center for much of camp, the 132-pound Severin jumped in on the opportunity to help his team out in their time of need.  “Honestly,…

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…

Dodgers Fall To Challengers 8-5

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—  McKay’s Dillan Brady and Western Christian’s Rylan Webster had kept the hot bats of the Eugene Challengers at bay for the first six innings of the Withnell Dodgers nine-inning game with the Challengers Monday afternoon. The Scot-Pioneer duo had held their Eugene opposition to three-runs on two hits with…

Dodgers Bats Come Alive In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CORVALLIS, Ore.– The offensive reinforcement came through Friday afternoon in the Withnell Dodgers 15-3 win over the Springfield Timbers. Sprague-grad Carson VanKempen hit a solo homerun in the first inning as the Dodgers hung a crooked number in three of the five-innings played at Corvallis High School.  The victory also featured a…

Dragons Defense Holds Off McKay In Sr. Day Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.–  Dallas had changed things up a bit at the beginning of their game against McKay Wednesday evening by breaking out the press coverage from the opening whistle.  Catching the Scots in a bit of a lull jumping out to a 9-2 lead before McKay wheeled them back in by…

West Salem Holds Off McKay’s Rally

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McKay are slowly coming out of their drought this season.  The squad had recently won their first game in 52 tries earlier this year, took South Salem to the brink and had West Salem within four with 2:05 following Justyn Byrd’s basket.  Making the game 52-48. “A lot of teamwork man,…

In Search Of History

By Jeremy mcDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  McKay’s Jazmine Liebl came off the starting line at a blazing pace of the 1,500-meter race.   The Senior has been on pace like this all season, flirting with Janelle Everetts record in the event.  Coming within 0.7 of breaking it two weeks ago against North Salem pointed out Head Coach…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees For May 7

West Salem’s Crosby Albee (Baseball), McKay’s Brian Coburn (Track and Field), Sprague’s Eva Hammond (Tennis) and the Titans Reagan Davis (Softball) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of May 7. Salem Sports and Breakfast Club (since 1954)  Les Schwab (since 2013) Athletes of the Week  May 7th, 2021The Salem Sports…

S/K Track Round-Up From May 3

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Sprague (Boys) and North Salem (Girls) Split.  South Salem (Boys) and McKay (Girls) split and West Salem swept McNary.  Here’s a round-up of the Track and Field results from Monday: South Salem @McKay McKay’s James Jennings won the 100- and 200-meter dashes.  The Scots Atilano Davalos won the 110-meter (18.55) and…

Silverton Baseball Pulls Away From North Salem/McKay

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The combo-squad of North Salem/McKay had came out focused.  Ready to play from the get-go against Silverton Wednesday afternoon at Barrick City Park. Jackson Pearce was on a rail pitch against the Foxes, striking out five through the first 11 outs.  Going toe-to-toe with Silverton’s Carson Waples with the…

S/K Track Round-Up

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– West Salem’s Judah Aliifua won the 110-meter and 300-meter Hurdles and Rian Canini won the High Jump, Pole Vault and Long Jump Monday against South Salem.  Canini PR’d in the Pole Vault (9-foot-six-inches) and Long Jump (19-feet-7.75-inches).   South Salem’s Drew Gertenrich PR’d in the javelin (132-feet-two-inches), finishing behind teammates…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Senior Fall Athletes of the Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club named their Senior Fall Athletes of the Year. Sarah Kivett (South Salem, Volleyball), Evan Gonzales (South Salem, Boys Cross Country), Jazmine Libel (McKay, Girls Cross Country), Alexis Luna (South Salem, Boys Soccer), Aspen DeConcinI (Sprague, Girls Soccer), Adrian McConnell (West Salem Football), Nate Garcia (West…