Author: Carlee Cox

Baseball OSAA Playoff Preview

ShareThe varsity Saxon baseball team is ranked 13 and they have their first playoff game Monday, May 22. Their overall record is 14-10 [14 wins, 10 losses]and their league record is 11-5 [11 wins, 5 losses]. They won their last league game...

UO Softball

ShareOregon 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...

Golf Preview

Share  With high school golf season fastly approaching, some key players to look out for on South Salem’s girls varsity team are Ellie Slama ‘17, Ashley Zhu ‘18, Makenah Gentry ‘17, and Chantel Gallick ‘17. Slama signed with Oregon State University to...

The Top Five Superbowl LI Commercials

Share1. Buick commercial: in this comical commercial, two dads are chatting at their son’s football game when a new Buick pulls up. One man says to the other, “If that’s a Buick, then my son’s Cam Newton.” At this moment his son...

Disney’s A Christmas Carol: A Freeform Movie Review

ShareThis scene is suspended above the eastern end of Oxford Street, part of the extravagant Christmas lights display. Photo courtesy of Stephen McKay on geograph.  “Disney’s a Christmas Carol” tells Charles Dickens’ classic story of Scrooge’s journey through the Christmas holiday. He...

Elf: A Freeform Movie Review

ShareA scene from Elf the Musical at the Marriott Theatre in Chicago in January 2016. Photo credit to Jim Larrison on Flickr. The 2003 comedy “Elf” is a fun filled story about a human raised by elves trying to find his place...

After the Volleyball Playoffs

After the Volleyball Playoffs

ShareThe South Saxons varsity volleyball season came to a close on Saturday Oct. 29. They lost in the second round of playoffs in a close match to South Eugene, but the saxons went farther than they have in the past few years....

Cross Country

ShareThis season has kicked off with a fast start for our cross country team. With districts just around the corner, the Saxons are gearing up. The 2016 season started back in August, and districts are on Oct. 29th. On the boys team...

Girls Soccer: A Promising Season

Girls Soccer: A Promising Season

ShareThis 2016-17 season kicked off with a record of 1-3-2 [1 tie, 3 wins, 2 losses] for the South Salem girls varsity soccer team this preseason. The first league game was on Thursday sept. 22. The girl’s team captains are Hannah Hersh...

Next Season’s Football Preview

Next Season’s Football Preview

ShareThe previous season of Saxon football ended with an undefeated regular season record, which therefore allowed them to claim the top spot in the Greater Valley Conference [for the second time in a row]. The Saxons are losing some seniors in key...

Jordan Woodvine: All-American Nominee

Jordan Woodvine: All-American Nominee

ShareSouth’s Jordan Woodvine has been nominated to participate in the annual all-star game on March 30 at the United Center in Chicago. Woodvine is among the 760 seniors across the nation nominated to participate in the game. “To be honest I was...

Wrestling: A Team Effort

Wrestling: A Team Effort

ShareThis year’s Saxon wrestling team is off to a great start. Their key members are Tanner Stones ‘16, Vincent Villareal ‘16, and Ruben Rojas ‘16. Although these athletes are big scorers, it is still a team effort. “People don’t really see it...