The Clypian Blog

Football Playoffs vs. Central Catholic Preview

Tonight in playoff action, the South Salem Saxons will be taking on the Central Catholic Rams. This is the first round of OSAA 6A State Playoffs. In league, the Saxons are coming off a 4-5 overall record whereas the Rams are coming...

Forsythe Wins Crystal Apple Awarded

The 2017 Crystal Apple Awards were held at the Elsinore Theater on Nov. 2, celebrating the hard work of educators from all over the district. Among the nominees were South’s Bess Waxenfelter, Vivian Bartone, and JoyAnna Forsythe. At the end of the...

Volleyball vs. Southridge Review

The Saxon volleyball team fell to Southridge in 3 close sets or 3-0 after the set scores were 27-25, 25-16, and 25-16. The Saxons next opponent will be Jesuit, who lost to West Linn in 5 sets, to stay in the tournament...

Boys Soccer vs. Jesuit Preview

Boys Soccer vs. Jesuit Preview

The Boys Soccer team travels to Jesuit to take on the number 1 ranked Crusaders after beating the number 17 ranked Madison Senators 2-1 after beating them 5-4 in penalty kicks. The Saxons tied the game with under two minutes left to...

World Series Game 7 Preview

The Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Dodgers play in a final game 7 to decide who wins the World Series after the Dodgers won last nights game 3-1 to tie the series at 3 games a piece. This World Series is...

Volleyball Playoffs: Second Round

The Saxons are coming off a big win on Wednesday against Aloha, winning 3-0. Tonight at 5:30 they take on the ninth ranked Clackamas. The Saxons are currently ranked eighth in the state. This is going to be a highly contested match...

Girls Soccer Playoffs: First Round

The Saxon girls varsity soccer team ended their regular season with an overall record of 9-1-3 [nine wins, one tie, and 3 losses]. They placed second in the GVC  [below West Salem], with a league record of 6-1-1. The Saxons play in...

Leading the Way: TedxYouth Salem

TED, an acronym for Technology, Entertainment, and Design is a non-profit organization dedicated to sharing ideas typically in a short, powerful talk that lasts less than 18 minutes. TEDx is a local, self-organized group dedicated to spreading ideas among the community in...

World Series Preview

The teams are set for the 2017 MLB World Series as the Houston Astros of the American League take on the Los Angeles Dodgers of the National League. Both teams had over 100 wins in the regular season and the Dodgers had...

A Look Into the Oregon Symphony

With the dissolution of the Salem Symphony on Aug. 31, the Oregon Symphony is now the closest symphony to Salem. Located in the Arlene Schnitzer concert hall in Portland, the Oregon Symphony is one of the oldest symphonies in the United States...

Devastation in The Wake of Hurricane Harvey

On Aug. 25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey hit the gulf of Texas, having a large affect on schools in the Houston Independent School District. The district has been turned into a source for hurricane relief, with thousands of people contributing to the aid...

Salem Cinema Upgrades to Digital

On Oct. 3, Salem Cinema ended the kickstarter program they had started on Aug. 5 to fund an upgrade to digital projection equipment, as required by the film industry. Salem Cinema’s original goal was to reach $97,560. By Oct. 3, Salem Cinema...