Silverton Wins 11th Game Of Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  Silverton senior Lindsay Schmidt had a daunting task filling in for Alexis Haury in Thursday’s Mid-Willamette Conference match-up with Corvallis at Silverton High School.  Haury, who’s recovering from an ankle injury, had helped Schmidt prepare for the opportunity Wednesday during practice and it worked as Schmidt had helped the Foxes…

Courson’s Journey

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  2022 Dallas-grad Trista Courson and Portland Community College freshman Trista Courson didn’t see herself playing at the next level.  She described herself as very timid and not very high with her confidence. Dallas was a new home for her when she started her freshman year coming over from Silverton. …

Silverton VB Eyeing For More In 2022

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  Rowan Reilly knows a thing or two about being a leader on a team, having older sisters in Savannah and Truitt who have shown her the way through the years, as she was named one of two Silverton captains on the Volleyball team this season.  Taking to heart what…

Huskies and Foxes Battle To 3-3 Tie

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  Fireworks went off between the Silverton and North Marion boys soccer team in the second half of Monday night’s game at Silverton High School with five goals being scored in the second 40-minutes in the 3-3 non-league game. For the Foxes, coming off a tough defeat to Sprague back…

Sprague Boys Soccer Snaps 11-Game Skid

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Sprague has finally done it.  After 11 games in which they tied once and dropped ten heartbreaking games, the Olympian Boys Soccer team’s back in the win column.  Their last game came September 13 against Milwaukie, a 8-0 victory before their 2-0 win over Silverton on Thursday. Their defense…

Foxes Draw With Springfield To Open Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  The Silverton Girls Soccer team didn’t back down to the aggressive style of Springfield.  They rose to the challenge and battled. The Foxes went to the second half leading 1-0 off a Lilly Miller PK goal.  Silverton pushed tempo offensively, put foot to ball and rubbed shoulders with the…

Foxes Takes Lessons From Woodburn Jamboree

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com WOODBURN, Ore.–  The Silverton Boys Soccer team were tested in their three jamboree games Thursday afternoon at Woodburn High School.  Tested by being pressured during the three 20-minute scrimmages by North Salem, West Salem and Clackamas, it helped the Foxes who are led by nine seniors in being able to adjust…

Silverton’s Taking It One Rep At A Time

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SILVERTON, Ore.–  After sustaining a gruesome ankle injury Week 3 of his junior season that knocked him out of Silverton’s magical 5A State Championship run last Fall, Foxes senior Jackson Pfeifer is back at 100-percent and ready to roll for his senior year with the Silverton Football Team.  Prospect Camps helped him find…

Crushers End Season Against Challengers

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmai.com ROSEBURG, Ore.- It was a tough way to end the season, but at least they broke the playoff drought. Playing three-straight days of high intensity baseball is tough and fatigue had sunk in for the Post 58 Crushers against the defending State Champions in the Emerald Challengers Sunday morning in one…

Crushers Fall In Playoff Opener

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ROSEBURG, Ore.–  The Post 58 Crushers had the daunting task of taking on a Hillsboro Barbers team that had only lost eight times in 39 games and are front-runners for the American Legion Triple-A State Title going into the Field of eight Saturday morning. But even with that kind of pressure to…

Crushers Advance To Legion State For First Time Since 2013

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ROSEBURG, Ore.–  The drought is over for the Post 58 Crushers.  After nine long years, the Crushers are back in the American Legion Triple-A State Tournament. And it doesn’t surprise no one in the Crusher dugout that the guy leading them to the bracket for the first time since that season…

Crushers Split With Eastside

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.– After a rough start to their doubleheader to the Portland Eastside Saturday afternoon, the Post 58 Crushers responded well with a 12-8 victory over the Area-2 team following their 11-2 defeat to start the day. Western Christian’s Owen Stalnaker led the offense with 4RBI’s and Stayton’s Cody Leming drove…