Category: Sports

Volleyball Update

ShareThe Saxon volleyball team stays undefeated as they beat the Olympians and are now the only GVC team that is undefeated in league play. They beat the Olympians in 5 sets which has been their closest game yet having only lost 1...

McGregor vs. Mayweather Review

ShareConor McGregor has fallen to Floyd Mayweather, the fight of the year has finally come to a conclusion. The king of boxing has risen to the occasion and going out of retirement to defeat his foe in the ring for his 50th...

Volleyball Preview/Update

ShareThe Saxon Volleyball season is upon us and this season the team is setting its sights on improving on last years success. With only one senior graduating this year’s team is looking to top last year’s success with a heavy senior-filled roster...

Soccer Preview

ShareThe 2017 Saxon Soccer season has officially kicked off and both the Boys and Girls are looking to have even better success than last season’s amazing seasons. Both the Boys and Girls competed to be in the OSAA State Playoffs, The Girls...

Cross Country Preview

ShareThe Cross Country season has started and is now going to test athletes endurance and strength. On Aug. 25, there was a night meet held at Wilsonville High School where 31 Saxons participated, many of which were freshmen and sophomores. As a...

Track Districts

ShareTrack season is over with good performances from all of the athletes. The Greater Valley Conference Junior Varsity Bash ended on Friday, May 5 at McNary high school. Day one of the Greater Valley Conference Championships  happened on Wednesday, May 10 at...

Boys Volleyball

ShareBoys volleyball, along with the other Spring Fling events, are school traditions that represent the beginning of the end of the school year, and the end of the high school experience for the seniors. The Boys volleyball game is one of the...

Lacrosse Wrap Up

ShareThe Saxon Boys lacrosse team finished the 2017 season with a record of 1-14. They started their season with a 15-8 win over Hillsboro, giving the Saxons hope for a successful season. “Having new, more experienced coaches helped us a lot,” Lucas...

Athlete Spotlight: Tori Doten

ShareTori Doten ‘17 has been playing as an infielder on the varsity baseball team for South since his freshman year. Doten has been in the Saxon baseball program through three different head coaches, finishing off his South career with Coach Price. Doten...

PowderPuff Football

ShareSouth has a tradition of holding a girls PowderPuff football game at the end of the year. This tradition has gone on for roughly 20 years. The PowderPuff game took place on the football field at 6 p.m. on May 26. The...

Jackie Robinson and Baseball

ShareJackie Robinson 1955 Topps Baseball Card. Photo courtesy of Baseball Collection on Flickr. The integration of major league sports affected the perspective of the American people on race and equality. Jackie Robinson improved sports and America. Some people, even today, would disagree,...

Ellie Slama Wins State

ShareEllie Slama ‘17 won the girls golf state championship for the second year in a row on May 15-16. The tournament held at Emerald Valley Golf Course marked the largest lead a first place winner has had in OSAA girls golf history....