SSBC Honorees For September 30

By Jeremy Mcdonald Jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club honored Salem Academy’s Aly Herber (Volleyball), South Salem’s Tristan Olvera (Boys Soccer), North Salem’s Nelida Dalgas (Girls Cross Country) and West Salem’s Jack Meier (Boys Cross Country) for the Week of September 30 Here’s the Press Release: The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab…

Saxons Defeat Titans 3-1 In CVC Match-Up

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  The South Salem Boys Soccer team has themselves a nice little winning streak going after their 3-1 victory over West Salem Friday afternoon Goals by Dylan Crook, Max Yermachenkov and Josue Ruelas in the first half paced a high-scoring first half with the four goals being scored then as…

West Salem’s Dorsey-DuQuesne Leaving Her Mark

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  Morgan Dorsey-DuQuesne has been around the game of soccer for about ten years now, calling it her escape from reality and a second home as she is one of seven seniors on the West Salem High School Girls Soccer team this season.  Enjoying the moments as the Titans sit…

SSBC Honorees For Week of September 23

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com McNary’s Emily Blagg (Volleyball), West Salem’s Morgan Dorsey-DuQuesne (Girls Soccer), Sprague’s Rubi Morrissette (Volleyball), McKay’s Abdoulie Jallow (Boys Soccer) were honored by the Salem Sports and Breakfast Club for the Week of September 23. Here’s the Press Release: The Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week from McNary Volleyball is Emily…

West Salem Boys Soccer Snaps Four-Game Skid

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  West Salem has finally their way into the win-column this season. After dropping their first four games 1-0, 3-0, 2-1 and 3-0, the Titans not only relied on their defense, but their offense came around.  And, as it turns out, it started with a defender in their 3-1 victory over…

Titans Defense Shines In Close Game

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–   Angel-Nicolai Herrera anchored his defense and made sure that the Beaverton goal in the 39th minute, poked in by Cody Cardenas in traffic, was the only goal that got by him in West Salem’s tough 1-0 defeat to the Beavers on Thursday afternoon. The senior Goalkeeper had roughly ten…

Titans Volleyball Open Season 2-0

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com WILSONVILLE, Ore.–  The West Salem Volleyball team opened the season with two solid wins against two squads that made playoff runs this past Fall as they took down Clackamas  25-21, 25-8, 17-25, 25-16  and a 25-13, 25-18, 25-20  sweep of Ridgeview at Wilsonville High School. New lineup, new Head Coach with…

Titan’s Duke Return

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com WOODBURN, Ore.–  Weird accidents happen all the time in sports and what happened to West Salem junior Morgan Duke was sadly no different. A fluke accident really during the last day of try-outs last year, during her sophomore year, when a teammate clipped one of her ankles from the back and…

Martirano The QB

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  West Salem sophomore Kaden Martirano has put in the work going into his sophomore year of football as the underclassmen Quarterback is one of the several new faces that the Titans are expecting to step in and contribute this Fall. After seeing some action as a freshman behind recently-graduated…

Titans Girls Soccer Gearing Up For Season

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  West Salem and Boston University-commit Lauren Duke knows that this is going to be a big year for her and the five other seniors going into this Fall season in 2022 with ten seniors graduating from their 7-6-2, co-Mountain Valley Conference and 6A playoff appearance team. For Duke, who’s excited…

Titans Football Open Youth Camp

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com SALEM, Ore.–  There was once a time in the not-so-distant past in which Kaden Martirano was a participant in the annual Titan Youth Camp at West Salem High School.  Remembering once learning and looking up to guys like 2019 West Salem-grad Simon Thompson. Learning about the Titan Way now as a sophomore…

West’s Zachary Finding Her Rhythm

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com NEWBERG, Ore.–  West Salem’s Mia Zachary has been on a rail this Summer as the Titan softball player has finally come around as a left-handed hitter.  Finding her groove for both the Oregon Rebels 18U and the West Salem Titans 16U squads the past few weeks.  Pointing towards this past big…