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…

Valley Rallies By Central 10-6

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It wasn’t the prettiest of outing for the Central Baseball Club last Tuesday when they kicked off the Willamette Valley Men’s Baseball League High School Division-League against the Valley Squad at Holland Park.  The meeting resulted in a 13-3 defeat to the Valley team that evening. Fast forward to…

Bandits, Valley End In Tie

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  It was a tough way to end a great game, but they’ll get to fight for another day. In a preview for what is to come this summer, the Stayton Bandits and Valley Baseball Club battled to a 3-3 tie Thursday afternoon as both teams play again Saturday afternoon…

Pre-Camp Preview: Scots Building Momentum For Camp

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com ALBANY, Ore.–  The Boys in The Green and Gold are just days away from starting their Fall Training season in Salem; 12 to be exact and 30 until their season opener at West Salem High School. In the meantime though, the McKay Football Team are at South Albany High School Wednesday…

Pancho’s Army: A Year Later

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– It’s been one year.  One year, 365 days, since a Salem legend passed-away. Wednesday, April 20, 2016 marked the one-year anniversary of Francisco “Pancho” Tavera Jr’s death after an eight month battle with esophageal cancer. He was a ball of energy.  He’ll friend and talk to anyone he’ll meet,…

Tavera, Scots Break 20 Game GVC Losing Streak

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– It’s been so long since the last time the McKay baseball team broke into the win column in league play. May 6, 2014 to be exact.  A 3-1 victory over Sprague. But, after a 20 game stretch of losses, roughly 700 days in total, it all came to an…