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Keizer teenager claims national powerlifting record

Lady Celts fall to undefeated teams

Lady Celts fall to undefeated teams

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The silver lining to the cloud that’s hung over the McNary High School girls varsity basketball team in its opening weeks is that it will finally be entering into contests with teams that aren’t undefeated. The Lady Celts are 0-4 after facing a line-up of teams that hasn’t […]

Celts edged by Timberwolves, Bulldogs can’t handle heat

Celts edged by Timberwolves, Bulldogs can’t handle heat

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes With a bit of luck, and even more focus moving forward, the McNary High School boys varsity basketball team will remember its loss to Tualatin High School as the one that got away. The Celtics faced the Timberwolves on the road Tuesday, Dec. 9, and narrowly missed getting […]

Mat men 6 for 6 in dual meets last week

Mat men 6 for 6 in dual meets last week

Ebbs takes down fourth-ranked Saxon, Venegas outduels regional champ

Lady Celts regroup after ‘robotic’ debut

Lady Celts regroup after ‘robotic’ debut

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes McNary High School girls varsity basketball team’s return to the court Wednesday, Dec. 3, ended in a 38-31 loss for the Lady Celts. Head Coach Derrick Handley didn’t mince words when it came to assessing the situation. “We were looking a bit robotic. We had such a focus […]

Mat men take third in tourney

Mat men take third in tourney

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes McNary High School senior Alvarro Venegas was the only Celtic wrestler to emerge from a tournament with a clean record Friday, Dec. 5. Venegas won his first match, against Dallas High School’s Bailey Hise, in a 12-2 major decision, but it didn’t start off the way Venegas expected. […]

Last-second basket nets Celts first win

Last-second basket nets Celts first win

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The McNary High School boys varsity basketball team won its first game with a buzzer-beating basket Wednesday, Dec. 3. Senior Tregg Peterson tied up the game 64-64 with eight seconds left on the clock by knocking down two free throws. Then Peterson got a steal as the Sherwood […]

Lady Celts fielding small, focused team

Lady Celts fielding small, focused team

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The McNary High School girls varsity bowling team may not have the depth of their male counterparts this season, but the Lady Celts are hopeful despite it. “We’ve got a really strong group, and we did pretty well in our first tournament even though we were missing a […]

Celt boys hit lanes with powerful line-up

Celt boys hit lanes with powerful line-up

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes With a potent mix of seasoned and new talent, the McNary High School boys varsity bowling team is set to outdo themselves this season. “Last season, we only missed the finals of the state tournament by a few pins and, this year, we’re better,” said Dan Kaplan, McNary […]

Wrestlers return in tourney Friday

Wrestlers return in tourney Friday

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Many wrestling programs wouldn’t invite some of the top contenders in the state to their house for the first tournament year after year, but Jason Ebbs, McNary head coach, wouldn’t have it any other way. “There’s only one way to get better and that’s to wrestle the best […]

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