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LAX team takes second in league

LAX team takes second in league

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes If there were any doubters left among local lacrosse fans, the McNary High School varsity lacrosse team put them to rest Monday, May 12. After beating the South Salem High School Saxons in their first game of league play this season, the Celts repeated the feat in a […]

Fegles named Distinguished Young Woman

Fegles named Distinguished Young Woman

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes McNary High School’s Julia Fegles is the first solo winner of the Distinguished Young Woman of Keizer program. Until this year the scholarship program named two annual winners, but this time only Fegles will go on to represent Keizer in the statewide program in August. “I’m very excited […]

Golf claims league title

Golf claims league title

First time in 44 years

Donald Sterling is no victim of racism

Donald Sterling is no victim of racism

By ERIC A. HOWALD Jason is one of the few people I remember from my grade school days. I remember him because he was the first African American student in the same grade and same classroom as me. This was in the late 1980s when I was growing up in the suburbs of St. Louis, […]

Coaching turns into career for MHS alum

Coaching turns into career for MHS alum

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Josh Erickson’s senior year (2002-2003) as a McNary High School basketball player is a testament to the potency of matching a good coach with talented players. “Our basketball team went 25-3 and finished fourth in the state. This was Coach (Jim) Litchfield’s first year as a head coach, […]

Celts take down Saxons in track

Celts take down Saxons in track

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes As big as the athletes might talk about whose events are the toughest, it’s a sense of family that reigns in McNary High School track and field competition. “The character of the team is different this year,” said Celt Evan Rummerfield. “We motivate each other and it means […]

McNary splits series with every CVC team

McNary splits series with every CVC team

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes It might be cold consolation given the McNary High School varsity baseball team’s losses to McKay and South Salem high schools last week, but the Keizer team has dealt blows to the top two teams in the league in as many weeks. After getting a win over the […]

Lady Celts notch 56 runs in three games

Lady Celts notch 56 runs in three games

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The McNary High School varsity softball team racked up 56 runs and allowed just seven in three games last week. Sprague, McKay and North Salem high schools were victims of the Lady Celts’ offensive onslaught, but it wasn’t enough to carry the team to victory over the league-leading […]

McNary junior wins state title for solo

McNary junior wins state title for solo

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Even if he hadn’t emerged as the state champion soloist in euphonium playing, McNary High School’s Tom Janssen certainly went into the state competition with the right attitude. “After I played, I would have been happy either way. It was the first time I played such a tough […]

McNary duo vie to get a Fiesta’s motor running

McNary duo vie to get a Fiesta’s motor running

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes When he was younger, Riley Zandol heard all about working in the McNary High School auto shop. “My dad talked about working on his Firebird here. When I got to high school, I signed up for shop classes as soon as I could,” Zandol said. In addition to […]

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