(Girls and Boys) Soccer Semi-Final Predictions

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Only two teams will stand in each classification following Tuesday night’s games.  Here are my predictions for all six classifications and predicted Finals Appearances:   6A Girls Jesuit 3, West Salem 1 South Eugene 2, Mountainside 0 Finals: Jesuit v. South Eugene Boys Summit 1, Forest Grove 0 Cleveland 1, Franklin…

North Marion Holds Off Stayton, Onto Quarters

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  The Ben Rash-Logan Classen connection had created issues in the North Marion pass defense entering the fourth quarter in the Huskies 47-27 4A First Round victory Friday night at home. Coming out of the halftime break up 19-7, Stayton had pulled within six to start the fourth quarter down…

Huskies Strike Late In OT Win Over Stayton

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com WOODBURN, Ore.–  The fog picked up and swirled during the second half and into the two overtime periods Tuesday night as North Marion’s Mya Hammack lined up for her penalty kick against Stayton. She just wiped the blood from her face following a hard foul she took in the Huskies 3-2…

North Marion Drops Tough Regular Season Finale To Corbett

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  North Marion Head Coach Trevor Bodine asked his team during a timeout during the fifth set of the Huskies tough 25-22, 22-25, 22-25,25-21, 13-15 loss to Corbett Wednesday night how much they wanted this game. The Huskies led 9-6 during the timeout against the Cardinals and found themselves six…

North Marion Boys Soccer Gets First Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  Sometimes you just got to let it rip and see what happens. North Marion’s offense pestered and pressured Madras’ defensive front for much of the first half and carried it over into the second half of their 2-0 win over the White Buffaloes Wednesday afternoon, their first win of…

Huskies Win Tenth Game Of Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  Since their loss to Astoria in straight sets on September 19, North Marion has wheeled off five straight wins following their 25-8, 25-6, 25-8 win over Madras Thursday night to improve to 10-2 on the season and 2-0 in the Tri-Valley Conference. Interestingly enough, of their five wins, the…

Cascade Takes Battle Over North Marion

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.–  This game was what you would want entering league play next Friday: A straight up dogfight to the end. And as both North Marion and Cascade traded blows entering the second half with the Cougars leading 18-15 in their 32-29 victory Friday night, a game like this one helps…

Hammack Records Hat Trick In Huskies Season Opener

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  Mya Hammack quickly gave North Marion a 1-0 lead on Woodburn within the first 90 seconds of Thursday afternoon’s game was eye-opening in both teams season opener. Perhaps not considering the athlete that Hammack is playing from midfielder entering her Junior season for the Huskies in 2019 as she…

North Marion Wraps Up Summer At Colton

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com COLTON, Ore.–  Their offense was electrifying, boosting some excitement entering the first week of official practice to complement their defense coming out of Friday’s 7-on versus 2A’s Colton. “It’s going really good, we had a really fun day today.  I don’t know this year has been really different,” said Joe Torian….

Bodine Takes On North Marion Volleyball Duties

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.– The versatility of Trevor Bodine continues to grow. Having coached soccer, baseball, been part of football programs and the obvious success he has as a basketball coach over the years, 18 to be exact, the challenge and that culture shock of coaching a new sport like Volleyball isn’t that bad as…

Stayton Senior American Defends State Title Over North Marion

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com OREGON CITY, Ore.—After pulling away from North Marion in Saturday’s semi-final game with a six-run seventh inning, there was a feeling that the Stayton Senior American team would be facing the Huskies again the title game Sunday afternoon in the grassy knoll on the outskirts of Oregon City. North Marion though,…

One Last Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com WILSONVILLE, Ore.–  There was no doubt that North Marion’s Jared Hauser could score entering the OACA Basketball All-Star Game Saturday afternoon at Wilsonville High School. On a Huskies squad that finished fourth in 4A this past season, Hauser’s Senior Year, his contributions regularly with the weapons they had on the team…