The Dallas Duo

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com DALLAS, Ore.– There were only two Seniors playing on the Dallas softball team this year. Two friends who would come into the Dragon softball program and saw it come together as it did. Zoe Whitlow remembers her and Madi Friesen’s freshman year with Dallas when Friesen slide into home against Silverton…

Oregon Herricanes Finish Second In NAFA Tournament

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com NEWBERG, Ore.–  They wanted some tough competition this summer to make themselves better for this upcoming Spring season. With their head coach looking and seeing the team they eventually would face in the 2018 NAFA Summer Nationals 16/18 Gold Championships Sunday afternoon, the opportunity was there to face a good team…

Herricanes Split Day 1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The first game of the 16A State Playoffs for the Oregon Herricanes was anything but fantastic under the very warm skies of the West Salem summer afternoon Friday. With Emily Cole starting in the circle, the Central pitcher pitched four innings of two hit softball with five strikeouts to…

Oregon Herricanes Finish Second, Qualify For Nationals

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com BEAVERTON, Ore.–  There was a lot of anger coming from the Oregon Herricanes Sunday afternoon after suffering their first lost of the 16A Regional-National Qualifier Tournament to the NW Thunder squad in the Championship Semi-Final round. But instead of letting it hold them down, they used it as fuel as they…