The Clypian Blog

Saxons Softball Makes OSAA State Playoffs

The Saxons Softball team has officially made the OSAA State Playoffs from their play in game win against Central Catholic 4-1 on Wednesday this week. The Saxons finish their regular season record at 12-12 overall (6-10 in the GVC). The Saxons first...

Lewis Hired as Girls Basketball Coach

Following in the footsteps of Nick McWilliams, Adrian Lewis will be taking over the coaching position for South’s girls basketball team. “South Salem, we’ve been a dominant program the last four years,” McWilliams said in a StatesmanJournal article. “We have a fourth,...

A Tire as Old As Old As Time

In celebration of National Bike to School Day, the Bike Peddler of Salem came to South on May 10 at seven a.m. to hand out free bike locks, cookies, and other sweets, in honor of the new installation of the bike rack...

New Girls Soccer Coach

The Saxons Girls Soccer team has a new coach lined up for next season. Tillerman Kroon, otherwise known as “Coach K” was a successful soccer player for Corban University in his college years. In the meantime, he has found multiple coaching positions...

Mother’s Day

Mother’s day is held on the second Sunday of May, this year that lands on May 14.  The day honors all the mothers that have put their love and devotion into raising their children or child.  This holiday is a great way...

Saxon Photography Contest

Photo by Brynn Dempster ’20, a member of the Saxon Photography Club. The Saxon Photography Club is hosting their latest Photography Contest starting May 1, and is inviting any interested Saxons to participate. The Photography Club started hosting monthly contests a few...

How Memes Impact Culture

In the last couple of years, “memes” have evolved into a major way of communication. They can be found on different social media sites, such as Twitter, and re-uploaded on even more. A meme is a image, video, or piece of text...

Softball

The Saxon Softball team is off to a great start with a record of 7-6 overall, [2-4 in the Greater Valley Conference] making them sixth place in the GVC so far in the season. The Saxon’s recent game was a win against...

Student Government

The time has come to pick a new student body government for the school year of 2017-2018. Friday, April 14, all South students grades 9-11 were able to cast a ballot in their 6th period class for their elected student officials. Students...

The Clumsy Custard Horror Show Comes to South

South’s drama program will be presenting the Clumsy Custard Horror Show on May 12, 13, 19,  and 20 at 7 p.m. with one showing at 2 p.m. on May 20.  Written by William Gleason, the Clumsy Custard Horror Show is a comedic...

Gardening for Cheapskates

As planting season is approaching, many at-home gardeners are beginning to plan their gardens for the year. For someone in high school, financing said garden may be challenging. However, there are some techniques that can aid adolescent gardeners in their quest for...

UO Softball

Oregon softball was undefeated with the record of 35-0 [35 wins, 0 losses] in the beginning of their season. The Oregon Ducks have matched the NCAA record of 35 consecutive wins to start a season. The record was last set in 1999...