The Clypian Blog

Game 3 Preview

Game 3 Preview

This year’s NBA finals are maybe the most anticipated finals in NBA history. The Golden State Warriors will face off against the Cleveland Cavaliers for the third straight year, setting an NBA record for consecutive finals by the same teams. The Warriors...

Jackie Robinson and Baseball

Jackie 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,...

Opinion: Police Brutality

Police Brutality has existed since early times. Police sometimes believe that they can get away with breaking the law since there is no one above them. Currently, in 2017, African American men are most likely to become victims of police brutality. Police...

State Fair Concerts

The Oregon State Fair will feature many concerts of a variety of genres in it’s L.B. Day Amphitheater concert series this summer. VIP reserved seating tickets sales start today on the fair’s website. General admission is free with entrance to the fair...

Ellie Slama Wins State

Ellie 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....

Saxon Baseball and Softball Wrap-Up

The baseball and softball season for the Saxons has come to an end. Both baseball and softball made it to the OSAA State playoffs for their respective sports but they both lost in the first round, baseball to Roseberg and softball to...

Baseball OSAA Playoff Preview

The 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...

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...