Patzer, Huskies Hold Off Silverton For First Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  Mallory Patzer was absolutely nails for the North Marion defense Tuesday afternoon against Silverton. The offensive pressure from the Foxes at Silverton High School was high.  It felt like a playoff atmosphere, the Foxes were tenth in the Coaches Poll to sixth. Silverton created opportunities against the Huskie defense, but Patzer…

Foxes Improve To 3-1 On Year

Bu Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  Silverton returns the bulk of their 8-5 Spring season, only graduating two seniors from that squad entering their Fall season this year.  It was just a matter of gelling and meshing the talent together. Yes, the brief quarantine tossed a speed bump in it, having five practices before their…

Foxes Picked It Up In Second Half Against Thurston/Mohawk

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  It wasn’t an ideal game, but Silverton Boys Soccer did come around eventually in their 5-3 win over Thurston/Mohawk Thursday night on home turf. Yes, they were up 2-0 entering the second half, a first-minute goal by Djorn Domst and a Carlos Flores goal in the 24th, but they…

Candee’s Long Road Back

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.– Incoming Silverton senior Paige Candee just can’t stay away from the game of Volleyball. Walking around with a big bulky brace on her right leg, Candee worked alongside with Rowan Reilly and a few of her Foxes teammates Monday evening, helping to run the Silverton Kids Camp before the…

Oly’s Go 1-1 In 14A Western Nationals Pool Play

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Wednesday afternoon’s tough 7-0 pool play defeat to the Silicon Valley Fusion of Mountain View, California was a good learning experience for incoming Silverton freshman McKenzee Petersen. The Oly’s 14U pitcher pitched the final three innings of the 14U Western Nationals Pool Play game, striking out three in the…

Crushers Lose Heartbreaking Playoff Play-In Game On Walk-Off

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ROSEBURG, Ore.–  It was a heartbreaking way to end their incredible season.  It’s hard to imagine at the start of the season to see the Post 58 Crushers at the one-game Play-in game Friday night in Roseburg in a league with traditional powers like the Withnell Dodgers, Corvallis Gerding Marketmen and…

Crushers Fall In Series Opener with Mid-Coast

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  With the regular season and the Area-3 League Season drawing to a close it was as you were expecting when the Post 58 Crushers and the Mid-Coast Dungies of Newport started their three-game series Wednesday afternoon at Regis High School. The Crushers, along with Corvallis and Withnell, are battling…

Crushers Wrap Up Bend Trip With Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com BEND, Ore.–  With two league series coming up with the Mid-Coast Dungies (Wednesday-Thursday) and Corvallis (Monday-Tuesday), their 7-0 win over the Boss Baseball Club at Bend High School gave the Post 58 Crushers some needed momentum going back into league. “Energy is huge no matter what game you’re playing.  We need…

Rebels Rally By Ambush At 16U State

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com BEAVERTON, Ore.–  It was a difference in approach Friday afternoon at Sunset Sports Park in Beaverton for both the Oregon Rebels-Hadden 16U and the Newberg Ambush 16U. The 16A/B State Tournament started and both the Rebels (3-2 to Salem Aftershock) and Ambush (17-11 to Frost Elite-Paige) each dropped tough openers when…

Silverton Girls Basketball Host Kids Camp

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  100-plus kids have shown up and have been showing out, putting in the work at Silverton’s Kids Camp this week. Wednesday was their third day in action.  Splitting up the campers into groups amongst the Main Gym and the Auxiliary Gym at the High School while having the fifth-, sixth-graders…

Dodgers Rally By Crushers In Series Opener

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– This was what you would hope for as the regular season draws to an end.  Efficient pitching, strong defense and the bats to back it all up.  Withnell had it all in their 10-1 win over the up-start Post 58 Crushers, scoring the final ten runs after Jefferson-grad DJ…

Rebels Take Seven-Inning Game Over NM Magic

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com AURORA, Ore.–  The Oregon Rebels 16U-Hadden team were just hitting their stride entering this past weekend in Colorado when the Firecracker Tournament was canceled three games in. Sitting at 3-0, they were looking to do some serious damage in bracket play when the cancelation came down; but nonetheless the squad carried…