In Search Of History

By Jeremy mcDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  McKay’s Jazmine Liebl came off the starting line at a blazing pace of the 1,500-meter race.   The Senior has been on pace like this all season, flirting with Janelle Everetts record in the event.  Coming within 0.7 of breaking it two weeks ago against North Salem pointed out Head Coach…

West Takes Battle With Sprague For Tenth-Straight Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—This had all the makings of a Elite 8 battle.  Prep Baseball Report (PBR) had West Salem fifth, Sprague nine.  West Salem’s Ben Nagle had even dubbed it the ‘Salem World Series’ as both teams met for the only time this season Monday afternoon. “It’s crazy.  This is a lot…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees For May 7

West Salem’s Crosby Albee (Baseball), McKay’s Brian Coburn (Track and Field), Sprague’s Eva Hammond (Tennis) and the Titans Reagan Davis (Softball) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of May 7. Salem Sports and Breakfast Club (since 1954)  Les Schwab (since 2013) Athletes of the Week  May 7th, 2021The Salem Sports…

Sprague Takes Advantage Of West Albany’s Miscues In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ALBANY, Ore.– For what it was worth, Sprague took full advantage of the opportunities West Albany Wednesday afternoon on the road. Slated to be one of the best match-ups of the day across Oregon, both teams combining for a 16-3 record entering the game, Sprague (9-2) found ways with the seven…

S/K Track Round-Up From May 3

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Sprague (Boys) and North Salem (Girls) Split.  South Salem (Boys) and McKay (Girls) split and West Salem swept McNary.  Here’s a round-up of the Track and Field results from Monday: South Salem @McKay McKay’s James Jennings won the 100- and 200-meter dashes.  The Scots Atilano Davalos won the 110-meter (18.55) and…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Honorees For April 30

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com North Salem’s Izayra Arreola (North Salem Girls Tennis), Sprague’s Sophia Honse (Softball), West Salem Aliyah Wilsey (Softball), McNary’s Colby Sullivan (Boys Golf) and South Salem’s Danny Alvarado (baseball) were honored by the Salem Sports And Breakfast Club for the Week of April 30. The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab…

1A-6A Softball/Baseball Round-Up

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Down 7-1 with their final three outs in the seventh inning, Amity answers with six unanswered to tie the game at seven with Blanchet Catholic in the final game of the three-game series. The Warriors had won Game 1 7-0 following a complete-game effort by Gabby Rolston, who had come in…

April 27 Baseball/Softball Scoreboard

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Here is some Salem-Area scores for April 27 as Blanchet Baseball and softball, Scio baseball, Regis Baseball, Gervais softball and Dallas/West Salem softball split Tuesday evening. Baseball  6A Jackson Muth struck out nine in Sprague’s tough 2-1 defeat to Crescent Valley.  Jackson VanEyk struck out 14 for the Raiders 3A Tyler…

S/K Track Round-Up

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– West Salem’s Judah Aliifua won the 110-meter and 300-meter Hurdles and Rian Canini won the High Jump, Pole Vault and Long Jump Monday against South Salem.  Canini PR’d in the Pole Vault (9-foot-six-inches) and Long Jump (19-feet-7.75-inches).   South Salem’s Drew Gertenrich PR’d in the javelin (132-feet-two-inches), finishing behind teammates…

Foster Strikes Six Times For Sprague Lacrosse

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.— Brady Foster was on fire for the Sprague Lacrosse team Saturday afternoon against West Albany.  Of the nine goals the Olympians scored against the Bulldogs, Foster scored six of them in Sprague’s difficult 15-9 game on this day. Foster admits that he knew he’s a big part of their…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honorees For April 23.

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Lacey Vasas (McNary, softball), Esha Puri (South Salem, Girls Tennis), Carter Cook (Sprague, Track and Field)and Broderick Stanaway were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of April 23. Here’s the Press Release: Salem Sports and Breakfast Club (since 1954)  Les Schwab (since 2013) Athletes…

Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Senior Fall Athletes of the Year

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club named their Senior Fall Athletes of the Year. Sarah Kivett (South Salem, Volleyball), Evan Gonzales (South Salem, Boys Cross Country), Jazmine Libel (McKay, Girls Cross Country), Alexis Luna (South Salem, Boys Soccer), Aspen DeConcinI (Sprague, Girls Soccer), Adrian McConnell (West Salem Football), Nate Garcia (West…