Silverton Rebounds With Win Over North Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  With North Salem looking to replace Jasmine Young, who’s been out with an injury, in the circle coming down the stretch of the season, Karaline Pfeifer stepped into the circle Tuesday against Silverton.  Adjusting to the demands of playing out-of-position as they played Dallas and the Foxes on back-to-back…

Dallas Baseball Defeats North For Second League Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The North Salem-Dallas baseball game came down to executing when you had your opportunities to do so. Yes the Vikings had their cracks, loading up the bases in the first and fourth innings as well having runners on second and third base, it was the Dragons who were finding…

SSBC Honorees For April 22

By Jeremy Mcdonald Jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com North Salem’s Jordan Koskondy (Girls Track and Field), Sprague’s Sophia Honse (Softball), South Salem Tennis’ Andi Yao and Nidhi Nagaraj, South Salem’s Cole Weiland (baseball) and West Salem’s Jack Meier (Track and Field) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of April 22. Here’s the press…

Central Wins Third-Straight Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com INDEPENDENCE, Ore.–  North Salem’s Corbin Torres came into a tough situation.  The rain was coming down, Kaeden Fitzgerald struggling to find his groove and Central threatening to turn the 3-0 lead into a wider margin with the bases loaded with one out. Torres held the rallying Panthers to two runs over…

Chemeketa Softball Falls To Clackamas

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The Chemeketa Community College softball team has a weird way of approaching their doubleheaders.  They did it in their home opener against Mt. Hood Wednesday, splitting with the Saints that day, while doing it again Saturday against Clackamas Community College. The weird thing being their strong, second game finishes…

SSBC Honorees For February 11

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club honored Talhaya Powers (Girls Basketball), McKay’s Sarahi Chavez (Girls Wrestling),McNary’s Max Blanco (Boys Wrestling), North Salem’s Icela Sanchez Rodriguez (Girls Wrestling) and Sprague’s Emerson Long (Boys Basketball) for the Week of February 11. Here’s the press release he Salem Sports and Breakfast Club…

MWC Wrestling Round-Up

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Dallas set the tone in the 5A Special District 3 District Meet at The Salem Armory Saturday as the Dragons won the District Team Title with 357.5 points, over Crescent Valley by 84.5 points. Jose Romero  (120) won a District Title as Joseph Johnson (113), Blake Atterbury (126), Isaac Jones (132), Thomas Talmadge (138),  Eli Hess…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Honorees For January 28

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club honored Sprague’s Ryder Skogstad (Boys Basketball), West Salem’s Mia Piexoto (Girls Swimming), Sprague’s Josh Camillo (Boys Wrestling), South Salem’s Emma Cordero (Girls Basketball) and North Salem’s DJ Ayers (Boys Basketball) for the Week of January 28. Here’s the press release: The Salem Sports and Breakfast…

Woodburn Holds Off North Salem’s Late Rally In 71-64 Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  Things just started to click for North Salem midway through the fourth quarter against one of the 4A’s best teams in Woodburn Wednesday afternoon. For much of the game following the Vikings brief 15-12 lead in the Bulldogs 71-64 victory in the SCTC Holiday Classic game, nothing went North…

North Salem-Grad Valdez On The Coaching Trail

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—2021 North Salem-Grad Anthony Valdez is entering his fifth-year coaching youth basketball. What started as something to be with his younger siblings has developed and grew into a passion as he enters this season coaching in the Skyball League. “Coaching started when my younger siblings became old enough to play…

SSBC Honorees For Week Of December 10

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com West Salem’s Tommy Slack (Boys Basketball), McKay’s Sarahi Chavez (Girls Wrestling), South Salem’s Rene Jimenez-Cruz (Boys Wrestling), North Salem’s Mariko Sonis (Girls Wrestling) and Salem Academy’s Annabelle Brawley were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the week of December 10. Here’s the Press Release: The Salem Sports and…

SSBC Honorees For November 12

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com North Salem’s Erick Gonzalez (Football), South Salem’s Trevor Goldman (Football), Salem Academy’s Aly Herber (Volleyball), South Salem’s Brian Hernandez (Boys Soccer) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the week of November 12. Here’s the Press Release: The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the…