MVC Softball Honors

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McNary sweeps the Mountain Valley Conference honors with Taylor Ebbs winning Player of the Year, Faith Danner being the Pitcher of the Year and Celtic Head Coach Kevin Wise being Coach of the Year. Here is the complete honors list: First Team Lena Zahniser Bend 9 Pitcher Faith Danner McNary 12…

West Salem Starts ‘Tune-Up’ Week With Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—With the league season now over, there’s an empty week to play some extra tune-up games leading into the postseason for the West Salem Titan Baseball team. In their first of three games this week against Lincoln, a 6-4 victory, the bats started strong to help support their pitcher in…

West Salem Lacrosse Seal Top Seed In League For League Playoffs

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– With a perfect regular season league season staring them down entering the fourth quarter up 13-10 in their 18-12 win over West Albany Tuesday night, West Salem was not about to hand over the top-seed to anyone else but themselves. Having won six-straight North Valley League titles entering this…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Honoree’s For May 3

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–This week’s Salem Sports and Breakfast Club honoree’s include Noah Ferguson (South Salem), The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week is from South Salem baseball – Noah Ferguson. Noah, a senior, is a pitcher for the 6-2 Saxons. Noah has five wins against no losses on…

West Salem Picks Up Tough Win Over Bend

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM. Ore.– It was one of those playoff games that they needed entering down the stretch with playoffs looming beyond May 14. Aliyah Wilsey and her defense held Bend to one run as they entered the bottom of the seventh inning tied at one apiece. “I feel like this one of…

Allison Throws 2-Hitter In Summit DH Opener

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonad73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.—West Salem’s Braden Allison found and lived in his zone in the Titans doubleheader opener versus Summit in the opener’s 3-0 win over the Storm behind a two-hit, seven strikeout performance on the bump. Being the Titans number-two pitcher behind Lucas Stanfield, the Senior Allison commanded the hill with a…

Sprague Takes Two From West Salem

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.– The momentum from Thursday’s comeback from behind victory sparked Friday’s strong play for Sprague as they closed out the two-game sweep of West Salem on the road 12-1. The Olympians held a 1-0 lead when the Titans loaded up the bases in the bottom half of the inning, only…

West Salem Lacrosse Snaps Sprague’s Five-Game Winning Streak

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  A year ago Sprague Lacrosse shocked West Salem in the regular season with a 15-14 win over the Titans. West Salem would answer in the league playoffs to clinch their sixth-straight North Valley League Championship a few short games later and quickly jumped on the Olympians slow start Thursday…

Wilsey Throws 1-Hitter Against Summit

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Aliyah Wiley found herself coming close to a no-hitter Saturday when the West Salem sophomore allowed just one-hit that came late in the game in otherwise perfect performance in the Titans 16-0 win over Summit in five innings. “I think I’ve been getting my confidence back up and in…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club For April 19

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Here are April 19’s Salem Sports and Breakfast Club’s Athlete’s of the Week.  This week’s Honoree’s are North Salem’s Aaliyah Fitzke, South Salem’s Delaney Keith, McKay’s Ramiro Gonzalez and West Salem’s Zariya Powell. Our Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week is from North Salem…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club For April 12

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  This week’s Salem Sports and Breakfast Club honoree’s include Sprague’s Elise Abbott, North Salem’s Cameron Kallhoff, McKay’s Brian Coburn and West Salem’s Jenny Ball. The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week is from Sprague Girls Track and Field – Elise Abbott. Elise, a senior,…

Salem Sports And Breakfast Club For April 5

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–This week’s Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Honoree’s for April 5, 2019 include South Salem’s Kaiden Doten, Sprague’s Eva Hammond, West Salem’s Lucas Stanfield and McNary’s Taylor Ebbs. Our Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week is from South Salem Baseball – Kaiden Doten. Kaiden, a…