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Swimmers, wrestlers seek to secure state berths

Swimmers, wrestlers seek to secure state berths

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Ready to bid adieu to that cabin fever? The McNary High School Celts are offering up plenty of chances to get out of the house this weekend without traveling too far. In addition to basketball games at West Salem High School Friday night, the wrestling and swimming teams […]

Late rally puts South over Celts

Late rally puts South over Celts

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes If the ladies on the South Salem High School girls varsity basketball team probably had a tougher time than usual getting to sleep Friday night, it was because the Lady Celts had been giving them fits all evening. “It was so much fun. We were all just playing […]

Mat men fall to Olys

Mat men fall to Olys

  By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes  It said a lot about the quality of competition that in the first eight matches only one ended with a pin. That was the case when the McNary High School varsity wrestling team hosted the Sprague High School Olympians in a dual meet Thursday, Jan. 30. Sprague […]

McNary swept under by Saxon tide

McNary swept under by Saxon tide

  By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The McNary High School swim teams won precious few races in their recent dual meet with South Salem High School, but placers and standout junior varsity performances helped their cause. “It was surprising how well we actually did,” said Lady Celt Anjelica Glassey. “We have a lot […]

After first CVC win Celts falter

After first CVC win Celts falter

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes This is how a game disintegrates. Start with the McNary High School boys varsity basketball team squaring off with South Salem High School Friday, Jan. 31. McNary keeps pace with the Saxons in the first frame, pulling away in the final minute on a three-point shot by Johnathan […]

Titans slip past Celts

Titans slip past Celts

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The West Salem Titans dealt the McNary Celtics their first loss of the season in the pool Thursday, Jan. 23. However, the Celtics weren’t hanging their heads. “West is a tough team, but we didn’t give up and we showed them we’re better than they thought we were. […]

Mat men stymied at Reser tourney

Mat men stymied at Reser tourney

  By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes If the Celtics of the McNary wrestling teams had any doubts about the stiff level of competition at the Reser Tournament of Champions, they were quickly disabused of them last weekend. The Celts ended up with only one placer, Riley Repp in the junior varsity brackets, after […]

Streaking Lady Celts dive into toughest week yet

Streaking Lady Celts dive into toughest week yet

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes On Monday, Jan. 27, the McNary High School girls varsity basketball team was preparing for one of its biggest weeks yet with games on tap against West Salem and South Salem high schools. The Celtics were ranked just behind the Titans in the Central Valley Conference when they […]

Celt boys come up empty in 2 games

Celt boys come up empty in 2 games

  By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Even when everything seems to be going well, the McNary High School boys varsity basketball teams seems to end up on the bruising side of a bad break. Such was the case for the Celts in their game with the McKay High School Royal Scots Friday, Jan. […]

Celtic bowlers claim pair of district titles

Celtic bowlers claim pair of district titles

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes It takes a special kind of team to ignite a crowd of bowling enthusiasts. McNary High School has two of them. “It was so loud. I couldn’t even hear myself,” said freshman Nick Blythe. “When I was warming up, I couldn’t hear anything. My ears were ringing after […]

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