Salem Sports And Breakfast Club AOW’s For December 14

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—Another week has brought a new wave of honorees at the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week.  This week’s honorees include:  North Salem Wrestler Antonio Garcia, McNary Basketball Player Boston Smith, McKay Basketball Player Leva Mike and South Salem Basketball’s Victoria Stafford. Here’s each of…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Athlete’s Of The Week

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Here are the week of December 7th’s Athlete’s of the Week by the Salem Sports Breakfast Club.  Special thanks to Bryan Sutherland for relaying this over! The Athlete’s of the Week include Abbi Hawley (McNary), Dana Romero (North Salem), David Rubio (McKay) and Jaden Nielsen-Skinner (South Salem).  Here is…

South Salem Opens Season With Highly Competitive Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Apparently, we got an early season treat of what a possibly playoff match-up maybe like here in a few short weeks with how this game played out. Until a late rush by the Saxons in their what is expected to be the first of a-many high number of points…

South’s System Pays Off In Big Second Half

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The Run-N-Gun philosophy that Adrian Lewis wants to bring to South Salem showed it’s glamour Friday night at home against South Eugene. After seeing a strong first half fade into a nine-point, 38-30 lead by the Axe, the Lady Saxons came out of the halftime break rested as they…

Picking Up The Pace

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Last year was maybe as expected for the South Salem Girls Basketball team. New basketball coach in Adrian Lewis taking over for a legend in Nick McWilliams, new system and new faces followed on the heels of one of the most dominate periods in the Salem-area and probably one…

South Boys Close Out Friday Night’s Festivities

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– As they wrapped up the first week of the Winter Sports Season, the South Salem Boys basketball team was the last squad of the Saxons Boys and Girls Basketball teams to have fun in a light little scrimmage that introduces the teams to the South Salem fan base Friday…

South’s Schaap, Trautman, Adam Stephens Nguyen Kick-Off Club Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It wasn’t long ago that South Salem teammates Taitum Schaap and Paige Trautman were competing with the Saxon Girls Cross Country team at the 6A State Meet. Seven days to be exact since South’s tenth-place finish with the Saxons just graduating their lone senior on a big and young…

MVC Girls Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Here is the Mountain Valle Conference Girls Soccer League Honors.  Summit’s Michaela Gorman won Player of the Year and the Lady Storm’s Jamie Brock won Coach of the Year Midfield/Defense Amelia Anderson Bend Defense Makenzie Jerome Bend Forward Abigail Hawley McNary Goalie Mia Morey Mt. View Midfielder Marina Foster South Salem…

MVC Boys Soccer Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Here is the list for the Mountain Valley Conference Boys Soccer League Honors. First Team Midfield- Collin Brown Bend MidfieldTyler Erickson Bend Defense Reid Keller Bend Midfield Angel Nunez McKay Midfield Byran Nicholas McKay Forward Yobeli Manzo McKay Defense Jesus Lopez McNary Midfield Jovanie Bravo McNary Goalie Sebastian Lopez…

MVC Football Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The 2018 Mountain Valley Conference List has been released with McNary’s Jeff Auvinen being names Coach of the Year and West Salem’s Alex Hurlburt receiving Defensive Player of the Year to go with his first-team honors at Linebacker. The Titans Simon Thompson received Offensive Player of the year to…

MVC Volleyball Honors List

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Sprague’s Morgan Doll won the Mountain Valley Conference Player of the Year award with Olympian Head Coach Anne Olsen winning Coach of the Year.  Here’s the full MVC  Volleyball Honors List: Megan Bushell- Bend Sonna Faulker- Bend Shay Coons-McKay Jasmine Martin- Mt. View Gabby Baker- South Salem Morgan Doll-…

West Salem Girls Soccer Slips By South Salem 1-0

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.— With injuries in the back third, the South Salem Girls Soccer team had a lot of work ahead of them Friday afternoon when they hosted West Salem before the start of the Varsity Football game a few hours ahead of them. But, the Saxons Anna Burger and company stepped…