Silverton’s Big 2nd Difference In Win Over North Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—For the second-time this season, the Silverton defense came out slow out of the gate and it allowed North Salem to take full advantage of it with two quick runs in the opening frame of the game Tuesday afternoon. It’s weird to think, in the Foxes 8-3 win, that two…

Silverton Slows Down Comets Despite Bittle’s Double-Double

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CORVALLIS, Ore.– A great week of practice led into a strong start to their Elite 8 opening 57-39 win versus Crater Wednesday night. Behind seven first-half three-pointers, two from David Gonzales and three from Grant Dunn the Foxes offense produced 34 first half points as they prepared all week for Nate…

Silverton’s Nielsen, Perry Sign To Western Oregon University

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  Hard work really does pay-off and the reward for it is a true blessing. As the clock hit 12:10pm Wednesday afternoon in the Silverton Library, Will Perry and Levi Nielsen both signed on the dotted-line to play football at Western Oregon University in Monmouth at the NCAA Division-II level….

Silverton’s Bischoff Commits To Yakima Valley College

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.– It’s weird to think about two weeks ago, the quiet and stern-looking Hunter Runion was committing to MSU-Billings for baseball and now the colorful personality of Owen Bischoff was committing to Yakima Valley College for baseball. Someone comes up for a picture before his signing, “That’ll be five dollars”…

Silverton’s Runion Signs To MSU-Billings

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.– There are two sides of Silverton’s Hunter Runion. One side is his calm, introvert demeanor that he showed sitting at the desk speaking when he signed his Letter of Intent for his athletic school to NCAA Division-II MSU-Billings and the out-going side as he showed with his friends post-signing,…

Mid-Willamette Conference Football List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– As the Second week of the season kicks off, we’ll be seeing a pair of Co-Head Coaches of Silverton’s Josh Craig and West Albany’s Brian Mehl face off with Co-Assistant Coaches of the Year coming from both teams in the Foxes Matt Craig and the Bulldogs Cole Pouliot. Lebanon…

Mid-Willamette Conference Volleyball League Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.– With the Elite 8 this weekend with Corvallis, West Albany and Dallas in the hunt for the 5A State Title, the Spartans bolster the Coach of the Year (Steve Hyre) and League MVP (Ryann Gregg) with the Dragons having two First Teamers in Hailey Van Well and Emma Classen…

Silverton Over Springfield In First Home Playoff Game Since 1990’s

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.—For the first time since 1993, the Silverton Boys Soccer team found themselves hosting a playoff game at McGinnis Field. And it was worth the wait as they shut the door on Springfield in the second half after taking a 2-0 lead en route to a 3-0 win Tuesday night…

Mid-Willamette Conference Boys Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Here are the first, second and Honorable Mention teams for the Mid-Willamette Conference Boys Soccer. First-Team Avery Whipple- Corvallis (Player Of The Year) Ryan Melinger- Corvallis Edgar Monroy-Corvallis Alex Jimenez- Central Eduardo Gonzales- Central Max Lin-Silverton Steward Curtis- South Albany Alexis Luna- North Salem Carlos Reyes- South Albany Ozzie Ramirez- South…

Silverton JV Stops McKay JV Inches From Win In Triple-OT

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– High School football overtime has to be one of the most gut wrenching moment of high school athletic scene. You got to score to keep the game going if not win it, otherwise you could lose in the process of fighting for the win if a team sneaks one…

Silverton Holds Off North Salem For 4-2 Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  If there was anything that the North Salem-Silverton Boys Soccer 4-2 showed, it was that whoever plays either team in the postseason are going to have their hands full to keep up with either team. As physical as it was, Max Linn’s 36th minute goal was the lone difference…

Silverton Wraps Up Preseason 1-3-1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.– With the clock ticking under 10 to go, Sliverton had a chance to up 4-2 on a charging Centennial squad that had scored two goals in the second half with 15 leading a offensive pack deep into the final third looking for the possible dagger. No luck as the…