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…

Sprague Snaps Two-Game Skid With Win Over Dallas

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It was the seasoned veteran versus the fresh faces coming up through the ranks in the circle Wednesday afternoon at Sprague High School. All three of the Olympians Sophia Honse and the freshmen duo from Dallas of Kadence Morrison and Katelyn Buchholz didn’t shy away from the strike zone…

S/K Boys Soccer League Recognition

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– McKay’s Juan Llamas won the Coach of the Year honors from the six-week season, leading the Scots to a 7-2-2 record in the Spring.  South Salem’s Alexis Luna Ramirez won Player of the Year, scoring 13 goals for the 11-0-1 Saxons. Here is the Full List: Coach of the…

Stanaway Tosses No-Hitter Against Cleveland

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The long wait between innings pitching seemed to be an eternity for Sprague’s Broderick Stanaway Wednesday afternoon.  But for good measure, it did take the pressure off of him to see his offense chug along in the Olympians 14-0, five-inning victory over Cleveland in the late-afternoon game. All it…

Spring 2021 S/K Girls Soccer League Recognition

By Jeremy McDonald Jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– In a cool gesture through an unique season, the girls soccer programs in the Salem-Keizer School District have decided to have a League Recognition for their athletes. Sprague’s Aspen DeConcini won Player of the Year. Chloe Rogers joins her Olympian teammate as Defensive Player of the year. Vicky Cruz…

South, McKay Brings Home SK Championships

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– South Salem on Saturday finished one-point shy of a perfect 15 score as they went one-through-four and five of the first six positions in Saturday’s Salem-Keizer City Championships.  Evan Gonzalez, Kelvin Wilson, David Huggins and Kellen Hayase finished in the Top 4 as Sprague’s Tucker Piper ruined the Saxons…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Honorees For April 9

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McKay’s Sarah Cortes (Volleyball), South Salem’s Laila Leaks (Volleyball(, South Salem’s Nathan Martinez (Boys Soccer) and Sprague’s Logan Smith (Football) were named to April 9’s Salem Sports and Breakfast Club. Here is the release from Friday. The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week, from McKay Volleyball,…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Honorees For April 9

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McKay’s Sarah Cortes (Volleyball), South Salem’s Laila Leaks (Volleyball(, South Salem’s Nathan Martinez (Boys Soccer) and Sprague’s Logan Smith (Football) were named to April 9’s Salem Sports and Breakfast Club. Here is the release from Friday. The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week, from McKay Volleyball,…