Titans Hit Two Home Runs In Win Over Olympians

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The Titans Baseball Club’s three through five hitters went a combined 5-for-8, two home runs and four RBIs Thursday night.  Setting the pace in the Green Machine’s third meeting between themselves and the Olympians Baseball Club of Sprague. Blake Arritola, Noah Juarez and Ben Nagle represented the middle part…

Broderick’s Olys Outduels Chase’s Valley Squad 2-1

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Sprague’s Broderick Stanaway had a gem going in Tuesday’s game against Valley. A no-hitter into the fifth, a one-hitter an out into the sixth as his Olympian squad led Valley 2-1 into the bottom of the seventh.  For six innings, Stanaway and West Albany’s Chase Reynolds led their defense’s…

NW Vandals 14U Holds Off Bat Company For Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It wasn’t necessarily their best stuff, but they did finish Saturday’s pool play at the Stars ‘n’ Stripes Tournament with a win. The NW Vandals 14U, coming off a close 4-2 defeat to the Trickel 14U Lady Kingers Saturday morning at Wallace Marine Park, saw incoming Sprague sophomore Stella…

Titans Rally Past Olympians For Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Titan Baseball Club found themselves rolling over the Olympian Baseball Club, leading 6-1 over the Boys from the Berm entering the fifth inning. Blake Arritola was a triple shy of the Cycle, hitting a solo shot and adding a single and a double as the University of Jamestown-commit drove…

Nease’s Bandits Takes Battle With Hassoun’s Olympians

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  There was pressure entering the fourth inning between the Olympian Baseball Club of Sprague and the Stayton Bandits Saturday night to close out a long day of baseball at Holland Park off of Cordon. Brett Hassoun of the Olys and Aaron Nease of the Bandits led their men to…

McMullen Seals Titans Win Over Olys

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.— The Titans Baseball Club’s Brody McMullen walked into a pressure cooker situation in relief for Kaden Reidhead on the hill. The strong start that the Green Machine had entering the seventh inning in building a 5-0 lead into the seventh inning had been reduced to 5-3 with two outs…

Young, Gage Named To SOU Football All-Decade Team

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–North Salem’s Dylan Young and Sprague’s Devvon Gage were named to the Southern Oregon University Football All-Decade Team. Young, who played for the Raiders between 2013 and 2014 was an 2014 NAIA Second-Team honoree as he set the SOU Single-Season records in reception yards (1,704 yards) and 22 receiving Touchdowns…

Sprague’s Hernandez Signs With Willamette

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Saul Hernandez had confidence during his Senior Year that the Sprague Boys Soccer team had the potential to get into the 6A Postseason. There were games like North Salem and Mountainside that they were in it.  With the Vikings, they were up 3-1 before tying by match’s end while…

Overcoming The Adversity

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– Caitlin Evenson had a lot to live up to when she came to Sprague four years ago with her older brother being Colby. Some people shy away from their older sibling’s success, but she embraced it entering her Freshman year having swam competitively since she was eight years old….

Price, Polanski, Blair Commit To Next Level

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The challenge was there for Cody Price following his AC Sprain Week 1 against Liberty to stay involved with his squad on the road to recovery. Over the next four weeks before returning their sixth-game of the year against McNary, Price had remained a vital part for the Sprague…

MVC Girls Basketball League Honors

By Jeremy McDonald Jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com South Salem’s Hilary James won Player of the Year. Kaycee Brown of Bend won Defensive Player of the Year and the Saxons Adrian Lewis won Coach of the Year. First TeamKaycee Brown BendCaitlin Wheeler BendSkye Miller McKayLeah Doutt McNaryBailey Dickerson Mountain View Hillary James South SalemVictoria Stafford South SalemPaige Alexander West…

West Salem Gets Past Sprague 69-62

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  West Salem has had made a unfortunate habit of building large leads since Mountain Valley Conference-play began, only to see them fade away shortly after building it. Twice against McNary and again versus Sprague Tuesday, the Titans had build a double-digit lead only to see against the Olympians at…