Skip to content

Author Archives: ryanmarshall

Saxons Beat Celtics 7-1

The South Salem women faced off this afternoon against the McNary Celtics, winning 7-1.  All four doubles teams edged their Celtic opponents while 3 of the Saxon singles followed suit. The four doubles duos consisted of Kate Paluska and Selbie Christensen; Lindsay Flood and Kellie McSween; Catherine Hu and Meg Takara; and freshmen Luciana Linares […]

Women’s Tennis Celebrates World Down Syndrome Day

  Today’s match against West Salem allowed the Saxon Women’s Tennis Team to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day. March 21st – or 3/21 – serves as World Down Syndrome Day to signify the uniqueness of triplication of the 21st Chromosome found in those with Down Syndrome.  More information can be found at https://worlddownsyndromeday.org/about-wdsd   Members of the […]

Saxon Women Top McMinnville

The clouds parted and the Saxon Women’s Tennis team took the court for the first time this season today at Bush Park.  Hosting McMinnville, five of South’s varsity matches ended in victory as Abby Fedor (9) and Amy Edelblute (10) both won their first high school career matches.  Fedor topped the Grizzlies Avari Bristow (11) 6-1, […]

126 Reads

0 Comments

Miller Honored with Tennis Scholarship

Senior girl’s tennis standout, Jessa Miller, received the Rick Rasmussen Tennis Scholarship today at the Saxon Senior Awards Ceremony.  A 4-year letter winner, Miller distinguished herself both on and off the court also receiving Salutatorian honors at the ceremony.  This scholarship signifies Jessa as the most valuable female senior varsity tennis player by demonstrating good […]

293 Reads

0 Comments

Studers Honored as Girl’s Tennis Players of the Year

Saxon Tennis duo Jillian and Loryn Studer were honored tonight as the Girls Tennis Players of the Year at the Mid-Valley Sports Awards Ceremony, hosted by the Statesman Journal.   The doubles partners and twin sisters beat out McNary’s Hannah Childress and West Salem’s Anya Gerasimova in the inaugural award ceremony.  The award was one of […]

267 Reads

0 Comments

Studer Duo Lead Saxon Tennis to Strong Finish

Doubles partners and twin sisters, Jillian and Loryn Studer (juniors), made a strong showing at the OSAA Girls State Tennis Championships over the weekend.  The duo faced another pair of sisters – Aleisha and Lillian Truong – from Clackamas in their first round match up at the Tualatin Hills Tennis Center.  Their 2nd place GVC […]

297 Reads

0 Comments

Saxon Tennis Finishes Strong at District Championships

The South Salem Women’s Tennis team made a strong showing in the three-day district championships, finishing tied for 2nd in the tournament.  Despite several unfavorable seeding match-ups, the Saxons had successful performances from all 12 of their players. Senior Jessa Miller returned from a season-long shoulder to win her first round match up to face the […]

528 Reads

0 Comments

Saxons Upset Forest Grove

The South Women’s Tennis Team finished the week strong with a 6-2 upset against Forest Grove Tonight at Salem Tennis and Swim Club.  The win completes a two-match upset after the Saxons topped McMinnville on Tuesday.  Senior Jessa Miller returned from injury to play in the first doubles slot with partner Jillian Studer.  Studer’s sister […]

233 Reads

0 Comments

Saxon JV Beats Sprague

The South Saxons Women’s Tennis JV Team beat Sprague’s JV 8-3 today in a match at Salem Tennis and Swim Club.  The match was the second meeting of the season between the Saxons and the Olys.  Winning duos included Sara Komoda and Olivia Ham Marsh, Meg Takara and Catherine Hu, Zoe Perkins and Maris Love, Meighan […]

203 Reads

0 Comments

Saxon Women Upset McMinnville

The Saxon Women’s Tennis Team pulled off a big upset this afternoon, beating 2nd-ranked McMinnville, 5-3.  Missing Loryn Studer, the Saxons moved sister Jillian over to the singles side, where she topped  McMinnville’s Mason Short 6-0, 6-2.  Senior Arianna Burtis won a three-hour, three-set thriller in the 2nd Singles position, beating Lily Elmer 7-6, 4-6, 7-5.  In […]

262 Reads

0 Comments

  • Latest Photo Galleries

    View More Galleries

  • SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS

  • FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

    In case you missed it: New Story: South Salem High School Varsity Softball ties Lakeridge High School 0-0 southsalemathletics.com/2017/…

    About 4 hours ago · reply · retweet · favorite

  • Follow Us On Instagram

  • LIKE US ON FACEBOOK

  • SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS