Eagles Edge Huskies In OWC Battle

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  This was one of those chess matches that just bettered both teams as Stayton edged North Marion 1-0 thanks to an 78th minute goal by Angel Garcia. For the Eagles, they were faced with a Huskie defense that pressed them and were aggressive.  Interrupting the Stayton offense just enough…

Chemeketa Shuts Out Umpqua 2-0

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  North Marion-grad Danielle Christenson showed off her toughness in Umpqua Community College’s tough 2-0 defeat to Chemeketa Wednesday afternoon.  Taking a ball off the head  while defending and a cleat to the calf while trying to clear a ball out of the net, putting her body on the line…

Huskies and Foxes Battle To 3-3 Tie

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  Fireworks went off between the Silverton and North Marion boys soccer team in the second half of Monday night’s game at Silverton High School with five goals being scored in the second 40-minutes in the 3-3 non-league game. For the Foxes, coming off a tough defeat to Sprague back…

North Marion Opens Season With 2-0 Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  The North Marion Huskie Girls Soccer team came out in their home-, and season-opener possessing the ball, bringing defensive pressure and were creating opportunities for themselves in their 2-0 win over Oregon Episcopal Tuesday afternoon at North Marion High School. Paige Comerford scored in the tenth minute and Caile…

Huskies Girls Soccer Preparing For Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  The Lader Sisters of Adrie and Caile have been putting in the miles this Summer with the sport of Soccer.  Camps over the Summer before heading out to Spain with the Albion SC Portland 05 DLP team where they reached the Finals of the Albion Cup before falling in PK’s…

Wrapping Up The Summer Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com VANCOUVER, Wash.–  The very active Summer for incoming Kennedy senior Ethan Kleinschmit is in its twilight as he found himself pitching in the annual Baseball Northwest showcase Saturday afternoon up at Evergreen High School.  After an rough start to his four inning start against the Washington Metro East squad, Kleinschmit pitching for…

Elmore Enters Year 2 For Storm Women’s Soccer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Injuries unrailed a promising Chemeketa Community College Women’s Soccer team last Fall as the Storm finished 2-10-2 overall and tied for sixth in the NWAC South Region at 2-8-2 under first-year Head Coach Steve Elmore.   But entering the first week of practice next week, the Storm are looking to…

Filling The Void Left Behind

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  For the five returning Varsity players in Clara Miller, Shay Coello, Rebecca Rand, Riley Patzer and Trinity Christenson, they know they’ll have to step up as leaders this Fall.   Replacing the seven seniors that had recently graduated from their 12-7, 4A State Appearance team.  It’ll be a newish looked…

Huskies D Holds Madras To One-Hit In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.– Behind any good offense is a good defense.  Yeah, yeah it sounds like something one of those old timer baseball players would say in the first half of the 20th Century, but as the North Marion offense battled through a lull in their 9-1 victory over Madras Tuesday their…

North Marion’s Patzer Signs With Central Washington For Soccer

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  It’s interesting how the weirdest of things work out for the better. Not too long ago, eighth grade actually, North Marion’s Mallory Patzer was just figuring out about the sport of soccer.  Starting with indoor soccer that year, the seed was laid for what led to Thursday afternoon’s signing…

Rule Throws One-Hitter Against North Marion

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  Stayton bounced back from their first loss of the season to longtime rival Cascade on Saturday afternoon at North Marion against former Oregon West Conference-foe in the Huskies. Jessica Rule continued her dominance.  In the six innings the Eagles and North Marion played, the junior struck out 13 while…

North Marion Softball Improves To 2-0 On Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.– The North Marion softball team found a way in getting it done to improve to 2-0 in the year. It was a unique way to finish, with Ava Shaffer scoring from second off an error to seal the 7-6 won over Elmira.   A game-winning opportunity that was set-up with…