Pitchers Who Rake

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The cameras come out when the pitcher picks up the bat. Seriously. In a tied ball game, bases loaded for the Titans Baseball Club against the Stayton Bandits, future University of Hawaii pitcher Cameron Hagan came walking out of the dugout with a bat with the game on the…

Preparing For The Dream

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CORVALLIS, Ore.–  Chemeketa Freshman and Crescent Valley-grad Ethan Krupp will get a crack at making his hometown team this summer once, and hopefully when, the Corvallis Knights tip off the season here in a few weeks. The Storm pitcher signed to a 10-day contract once the season begins that will feature…

Storm Holds Off Chavez’ Linn-Benton For NWAC South Opening Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Central fans know of the potential of Elizabeth Chavez and the talent that she has on the basketball court. The 2019 Panther-grad had two points in the opening half for Linn-Benton in Chemeketa’s stunning win over the Roadrunners 65-60 Wednesday evening at Chemeketa, but in the third quarter of…

Chemeketa Volleyball Takes Rogue To Five Sets

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Chemeketa Volleyball may just be turning the corner coming out of their third NWAC South Region Game to Rogue Community College out of Grants Pass. Having battled through the injury bug, learning a new coaches philosophy in Paul Carter and a tough preseason slate, the Storm caught the Osprey’s…

Chemeketa Drops Final Regular Season Game, Regionals Next

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The game of baseball can be weird sometimes. For the first five innings in their four-game series finale versus Southwestern Oregon Community College, Banks-graduate Dalton Renne held a perfect game to his name as McNary-Grad’s Josh Benson scored the lone run second inning to hand Chemeketa a 1-0 lead….

Chemeketa Drop First 2 Against Everett

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Chemeketa knew that Everett was going to be a tough challenge entering this weekend’s four-game series at home. But as they showed, rallying back from 7-1 down to drop a tough 7-6 first game and traded runs with the Trojans in the second game that included a Jackson Holstad…

Chemeketa Completes 4-Game Sweep Of Treasure Valley

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Treasure Valley came out aggressively against Chemeketa Sunday afternoon for Game 3 of their four game series in Salem. The Storm’s Kyle Lund struck out six in six innings even though the score was not in the favor of Chemeketa who were behind 3-0 entering the bottom half of…

Lane CC Grinds Win Over SWOCC Men

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com EUGENE, Ore.–  Lane Community College had a way to ward off Southwestern Oregon Community College during the first half of Wednesday’s NWAC South Region battle. With the Titans needing a win to stay in the playoff hunt in the region and the Lakers in front of them a win was nesscary with…

Cascade’s Kaelyn Worst Signs With Chemeketa CC For Volleyball

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com TURNER, Ore.–  There were more excitement than nerves for Kaelyn Worst when she got ready for her Signing Day at Cascade High School. Worst asked her mom the night before ‘what do I wear?’ for Wednesday afternoon’s signing event to be part of the Storm Volleyball team. There were also some…

Mt. Hood’s Pulls Away For Win In Second Half Vs Chemeketa

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Chemeketa held leads of 16-9 and 18-13 as Tess Hendricks and Lakin Susee combined for 16 of the first 18 of the Storm points as everything seemingly were clicking at all cylinders against a Mt. Hood team looking for just their fifth-win of the season. “We came out with…

Martliez Near Double-Double As Lane CC Outlast Clark On Road, 2-0 In League

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com VANCOUVER, Wash.–  For the second straight NWAC South Region game, Lane Community College had to battle for their tenth win of the season against a four-win Clark College squad. Starting in the opening half, the Titans held a 28-24 lead on the Penguins and were looking solid though on the wrong end…

Making The Most Out Of The Opportunity

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  This time last year Shaton Daniels was just starting his final season wearing the Green and White of McKay, helping the Scots to a 12-13 season and hosting a Play-In playoff game against Madison back in February while recieving second-team All Greater Valley Conference honors for his senior year….