SSBC Honorees For November 5

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McNary’s Rudy Garcia (Football), West Salem’s Johnny Withers (Football), West Salem Kaden Young (Boys Soccer), Sprague’s Sarah Jones (Volleyball), South Salem’s Brooksie Isham (Volleyball) and West Salem’s Veronica Orozco (Girls Soccer) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the week of November 5. Here’s the press release: The…

MVC Boys Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MVC Player of the Year- Nathaniel Deperro, Summit MVC Coach of the Year- Joe LoCasio, Summit First Team Nathaniel Deperro- Summit Alex Grignon-Summit Paul Fecteau-Summit Nathan Martinez- South Salem Julian Rivas Delgado- South Salem Filberto Alacron- McKay Hudson Brunk- McNary Rory McKee- Summit Brian Hernandez- South Salem Johann Singh Sanchez- McNary…

MVC Girls Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Sprague’s Nicky Williams (Player of the Year), West Salem’s Natalie Cunningham (Goalkeeper of the Year) and McKay’s Vicky Cruz (Coach of the Year) won the Mountain Valley Conference major awards as Bend fielded three on the first-team. Here’s the complete list: MVC Player of the Year- Nicky Williams, Sprague MVC Goalkeeper…

MVC Football Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com West Salem’s Shawn Stanley won Coach of the Year, McNary’s Tyler Copeland was Offensive Player of the Year and Summit’s Jack Clemans was Defensive Player of the Year in the Mountain Valley Conference. Here’s the complete list: Offense Offensive Tackle First team Jaiden Dunton- West Salem David Sherman- Sprague Second team…

South Salem Squeaks By McNary In Four Sets

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  McNary emptied the tank against South Salem Saturday afternoon. The 21st-ranked team in 6A could’ve feasibly, as the Saxons could’ve, took two sets to none lead in South Salem’s 25-23, 26-28, 25-19, 26-24 win in the 6A Round of 16.  “I thought we played really well today, but honestly…

MVC Volleyball Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonlad73@gmail.com South Salem’s Lalia Leaks won Player of the Year and Bend’s Kristin Cooper won Coach of the Year in the Mountain Valley Conference.  The Conference saw six teams make it to the playoffs and to the second round. Here’s the complete list: 1st Team All-Conference Marley Hardgrave Bend High School Senior…

Chemeketa Falls In Tough Game With Clackamas 2-1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It was one of those tough games in which nothing could go your way.  For the Chemeketa Women’s Soccer team, Wednesday afternoon was just like that against Clackamas Community College. The Storm controlled the time of possession, and had shots on goal as they looked to get back in…

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…

South Salem Scores Four Second Half Goals In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmai.com KEIZER, Ore.–  After a slow start to Friday afternoon’s game that saw McNary take a 1-0 lead into the second half, South Salem erupted for four second-half goals to rally by the Celtics 4-1. McNary took the lead early in the Mountain Valley Conference-game, off a seventh-minute goal from Owen Alston…

SSBC Honorees For September 17

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com South Salem’s Laila Leaks (Volleyball), McNary’s Zane Aicher (football), South Salem’s Max Yermachenkov (Boys Soccer), Blanchet Catholic Rebecca O’Dell (Girls Soccer), Sprague’s Logan Smith (Football) and Sprague’s Sara Abbott (Girls Cross Country) were honored this past Friday by the Salem Sports And Breakfast Club for the week of September 17. Here…

SSBC Athletes of the Week For September 10

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The first edition of the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club of the school year has came. McKay’s Chansse Lee (Football), Sprague’s Amity Rogers (Girls Soccer), McNary’s Tessa Fisher (McNary) and North Salem’s Jerrik Wangler (Football) were honored by the SSBC on September 10. Here’s the press release. First Athletes…

SKSD Volleyball Jamboree

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  South Salem enters the Fall season with a massive target on their backs. In the Spring 2021 season the Saxons went 12-0, dropping just three sets during the six-week season.  Those three sets were to Silverton (one set) and West Albany (two sets). Thursday evening rolled around and they were part…