Is Transitioning from Sport A to Sport B too Quick?

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Sports has always been an outlet for me and many other people growing up. But I was thinking, as the Winter Sports Season morphs into the Spring Sports Season and we see wrestlers and basketball players going to other sports:  Is the quick turnaround good? It’s the age old question and…

West Salem’s Use 2nd Half Rally To Defeat McKay

“It’s very tough,” said Johnson on playing the Scots press. “They’re loud, they’re energetic. They fly around They don’t care, they’re just out there getting the ball, it’s just tough. They swarm a lot.”

Clackamas Lady Cougs Win NWAC Opener

“Defensively, second half we were playing much better. We started talking, rebounding really well and got easy buckets all over the place. I’m really happy with the second half.” Jim Martineau.

Mr. 1,000: Corban’s MBB Cyrus Ward

“It feels amazing,” said Ward. “I’ve been trying to get that goal since my sophomore year when I realized that I had the potential to really get there.

PHOTO GALLERY: Tacoma CC vs Clackamas CC Men’s Basketball

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Jeremy McDonald is a professional sports journalist in the Salem/Portland area and is a member of the Society of Professional Journalist in Oregon with B.S. degrees from Southern Oregon University in Journalism (2011) and Health/PE (2013).  Got a story idea? Email him at jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com or on Twitter at @J_McDonald81! Like us…

Viks Zoning In On The GVC Behind Youth

“It’s pretty intense,” described Jenny Garibay on the zone. “Because we’ll have to know what spot we’re going to go to and always be quick to defend.”

Eagles Matured In 2015, Driven For 2016

“I can tell them that anything is possible as long as they put in the time and effort and you can accomplish your goals with that,” Ivan Navarro’s Advice to the 2016 Team.

PHOTO GALLERY: Stayton and Sister Boys Soccer State Title Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Jeremy McDonald is a professional sports journalist in the Salem/Portland area and is a member of the Society of Professional Journalist in Oregon with B.S. degrees from Southern Oregon University in Journalism (2011) and Health/PE (2013).  Got a story idea? Email him at jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com or on Twitter at @J_McDonald81! Like us…

Tawa’s Three-Scores Leads West Linn Over West Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com WEST LINN, Ore.–  West Linn was just the better team Friday night against West Salem Friday night in the second-round of the OSAA 6A Playoffs. Behind a three-touchdown performance by Tim Tawa, the Lions defeated and ended the Titans season 42-14 despite suffering some injuries during the first half. “We battled…

McKay’s MBB Coaches Looking To Change Culture at School

“I love it here because we have kids here who have great stories,” said Sanderson on coming to McKay. “(They) overcome all sorts of life circumstances to get into the gym, to be in school to be a part of a team so for me it’s motivating.”