Sheridan Improves To 4-0

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SHERIDAN, Ore.–  The mantra has been ‘0-0 +2’ for the Sheridan Boys Basketball Team this season under Steven Grauer.  Every day is 0-0 and the challenge is to take two steps ahead. And boy, the Spartans have taken it to heart this season starting off 3-0 entering their game with Neah-Kah-Nie….

Kennedy Gets Revenge On Sheridan, On To 2A Semi’s

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SHERIDAN, Ore.–  It seems strange to see Sheridan this far into the postseason, a matter of fact prior to this year they weren’t in the playoff picture since 2010 when they reached the 3A Quarterfinals before falling to Cascade Christian in Medford of that season. Since then, the Spartans haven’t seen…

Sheridan Shutdown Santiam In Defensive Slugfest For Conference Lead

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SHERIDAN, Ore.–  It was as interesting as you could make it for what is expected to be for the 2A Special District 2 Football Championship Title. It was a grinder with both teams challenging the other on the ground and occasionally throwing it in the air of an old-fashion 9-0 ball-game…

Sheridan Takes Five-Set Game From Santiam

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SHERIDAN, Ore.– As the season wraps up, every game just as important as the next and the one before with playoff positioning at stake. Sheridan had the third-place spot in the Tri-River League all but wrapped up entering their game with Santiam, but sealed the deal with a five-set battle with…

Sheridan Holds Off Gervais’ Late Surge

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com GERVAIS, Ore.—The pressure was on both Gervais and Sheridan as the twilight of the season has arrived. The Lady Spartans were trying to stay ahead of Santiam, who won over Western Christian in straight sets in Mill City Monday, while the Lady Cats were trying to work their way into the…

Sheridan Faces Tough WVC Squad, Three Games Left In Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Their last game of the Western Christian Tournament was one tough pressure cooker of a game. The match went three sets for Sheridan and Willamette Valley Christian Saturday afternoon where the Warriors squeaked by the Spartans in three sets where both teams had their chances to pull away from…

VanZant Wins Long Jump Title With Eye’s On Finals Friday

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com EUGENE, Ore.– She knew it wasn’t her best series of jumps she could have produced in the 3A State Long Jump Finals Thursday afternoon.  Ronni VanZant was opened about it as the Senior came off of qualifying for the 100 meter dash finals and had to work time around qualifying for…

Sheridan’s VanZant Commits To Concordia

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SHERIDAN, Ore.–  Ronni VanZant will be continuing her athletic career with the Cavaliers of Concordia and their NCAA Division-II Track and Field team. VanZant, who holds the best times in the 100 meter (12.83) and 200 meter (26.50) in 3A this season to go with her furthest jump in the classification…

VanZant PR’s At Meet Of Champions

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Sheirdan’s Ronni VanZant changed up her footing in her long-jump approach just a few days prior to the Meet of Champions. Three days to be exact. The senior, who’s been slowly increasing her Long Jump leaps are quite literally becoming leaps and bounds longer with each passing meet. Entering…