Strother Sets Up Brenneman’s Walk-Off

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ROSEBURG, Ore.—Grant Strother is going to be a dude for the Sprague Baseball team this next Spring as a Junior. All the reps over the Spring and Summer led to this critical point in the Withnell Dodger season.  Facing elimination against the Springfield Timbers Sunday morning, Strother entered the game in…

Withnell Falls In State Opener

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ROSEBURG, Ore.–  The Withnell Dodger defense held the powerhouse Eugene offense to three runs in the Dodgers 3-0 defeat to the Challengers to start the American Legion Triple-A State Playoffs Saturday. The Sprague Trio of Jack Muth at pitcher, Eli Lowe at third and Taylor Brennaman in Right Field, the three set…

Valley Track Club Partners Up With Quady Track Club

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com Valley Track Club and Quady Track Club have came together to help offer Pole Vaulting opportunities for local athletes. Read the Press Release here Valley Track Club partners with Quady Track Club to offer Pole Vaulting Opportunities Salem, OR, For Immediate Release – Join vaulters from around the Salem/Keizer area and…

Withnell Takes Area 3 Title With Sweep Over Post 20

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It’s been a long time coming for Withnell to bring home the Area-3 District Title, but they finally did it.  Sweeping their Marion Bridge rival in the Post 20 Dirtbags in their three-game series the past two days, defeating the Dirtbags 10-0 and 13-2 in the process Thursday at…

Crushers-Dodgers Split Wednesday’s Doubleheader

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  Clutch seemed to be the word of the day as the Post 58 Crushers and the Withnell Dodgers split their two games Wednesday at Regis High School. Clutch defense in Game 1, the second game of the three-game series, played into the Crushers favor as Cascade’s Grayson Reeder’s clutch…

Dodgers Rally By Crushers In Series Opener

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– This was what you would hope for as the regular season draws to an end.  Efficient pitching, strong defense and the bats to back it all up.  Withnell had it all in their 10-1 win over the up-start Post 58 Crushers, scoring the final ten runs after Jefferson-grad DJ…

Dodgers Bats Come Alive In Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CORVALLIS, Ore.– The offensive reinforcement came through Friday afternoon in the Withnell Dodgers 15-3 win over the Springfield Timbers. Sprague-grad Carson VanKempen hit a solo homerun in the first inning as the Dodgers hung a crooked number in three of the five-innings played at Corvallis High School.  The victory also featured a…

MWC/MVC Girls Basketball League Honors

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Mid-Willamette Conference (5A) and the Salem-Schools from the Mountain Valley Conference (6A) came together to create an unique League Honors List for the six-week season. Truitt Reilly of Silverton won Player of the Year as the Foxes and West Salem each fielded two on the First-team. Here’s the complete list:…

Dodgers Wrap-Up Medford Trip With Big Sunday Rally

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MEDFORD, Ore.–  Withnell found a way to get it done Sunday morning at the US Cellular Fields against Mudville, relying on their strength in their pitching and defense.  Waiting for their offense to come around in the breakfast game before the squad headed back to Salem following the game. “We just…

Withnell Splits Friday’s Medford Doubleheader

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MEDFORD, Ore.–  Sprague-grad Broderick Stanaway walked into a tight-jam with an out and the bases loaded in the Withnell Dodgers’ 5-4 win Friday morning over Siskiyous Up 5-3 and needing two outs, Stanaway settled in and helped the Dodgers out of the jam with only surrendering a run in the process….

Honored By The Opportunity

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com CORVALLIS, Ore.–  West Salem’s Crosby Albee made a quick weekend trip up to Corvallis to take part in the Richardson Oregon All-Star Series at Goss Stadium at Oregon State University.  The recent Titan-graduate has been in Medford, playing with the Medford Rogues Collegiate Baseball team and playing in this past Tuesday’s…

West Salem Slips By Sprague 47-45

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  West Salem’s Carson Cogdill drained the go-ahead three-pointer with under a minute to play, turned to his Student Section and let out a holler.  The Titans just took the lead with what eventually became the final 47-45. It was a dagger, knowing that Sprague had a few opportunities to…