Scio’s Martin Qualifies For State With Runner-Up Performance

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SPRINGFIELD, Ore.—It’s weird to think about it when you first hear it. First-year wrestler going to State. Scio’s Riana Martin did just that Saturday as she finished second in the 105-pound OSAA Southern Division State Qualifier at Thurston High School. While most hope to place at a meet like that, Martin…

Salem Academy Slips By Scio In Preseason Match-Up

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.– Facing Salem Academy has been a House of Horrors of sorts for Scio in recent years. But it seemed as if that gap between the Loggers and Crusaders have shrunk when the two squads met in the Consolation finals at the Abby’s Holiday Classic at North Marion High School…

Scio Takes Home Scio Holiday Wrestling Tournament Title

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SCIO, Ore.—It’s weird to imagine that this was the first-year that Riana Martin has ever wrestled. After the first period in which she led 2-1 after scoring the first takedown of the match before Gervais’ Skyler Kemton got an escape point to get the 106-pound third-fourth place bout to within one…

St. Paul Shuts Down Scio In Season Opener

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ST. PAUL, Ore.—It was one of those nights that you saw the difference in experience levels in two teams playing in their home openers. For St. Paul, its probably safe to say that they’ll be one of the favorites to compete for the 1A State Title this year with their strong…

Stover Takes Over Scio Program As Season Kicks Off In A Week

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SCIO, Ore.–  As they enter the Thanksgiving break and a few days off before gearing back up for their first game against St. Paul on the road on Thursday, the Scio Girls Basketball team were listening to new Head Coach Dave Stover reminding them to stay active during their time off…

Scio Boys Basketball Ready To Take Next Step

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Scio Boys Basketball found themselves in a lot of close battles in 2018, four of their losses came within four points of going the other way and two coming within eight of tying the game as they returning a solid crew of returners entering this season. “Last year we competed with…

Getting The Job Done

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SCIO, Ore.–  The ride that Scio has been on was probably unprecedented. They started the season with less than 20 kids, roughly about 17.  Probably be big enough to be fielded as an 8-man team in 1A with two at every position. They lost a tight game to Molalla, lost a…

Scio Drops Tough Senior Night Match To SA

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com It was a tough way to end the regular season for the Scio Logger Volleyball team. For their five seniors in Riana Martin, Jayden Driver, Flavia Auguir, Kasidee Parazoo and Aspen Schudel even being recognized before she moves out East, they hoped that the 25-13, 25-13, 25-22 sweep would have gone a…

Salem Academy Snaps Scio’s Five-Game Winning Streak

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—Both Salem Academy and Scio were both coming into Monday evenings PacWest Conference game with some momentum as the two battled for sole possession of the second spot in the league standings. The Lady Loggers won seven of their last nine games to help them clinch their third straight 10-win…

Scio Volleyball Eeks Out Santiam In 5 For Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MILL CITY, Ore.–  Santiam’s Brittany Grenbemer told her team before the start of the fifth-set versus Scio Wednesday night that they need to do it if they’re going to say it with frustrations settling in during the match. “I think that was a tough one, I definitely said ‘we can’t say…

Scio Volleyball Splits in Harrisburg

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com HARRISBURG, Ore.—The challenge was there.  With one sub on the bench, how will you respond? The Scio Logger Volleyball team responded by going to work Saturday at Harrisburg High School where they opened the doubleheader with a win to start off the day versus Oakland before having to quickly rest up…

Summers Takes Over Scio Volleyball Program

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SCIO, Ore.–  Talk about a nice little transition. With Kate Trimble moving on to Silverton, Scio hired 2015 Stayton High School Graduate Cheyanna Summer. But, even though she’s still relatively fresh out of the High School scene, the Eagle-graduate Summer has hit the Club Volleyball circuit over the past three years…