Day: August 31, 2017

Lady Celts run as a team

By DEREK WILEY Of the Keizertimes SALEM—McNary’s girls cross country team took the long view at Bush Park. Running in the Greater Valley Conference Preview Meet on Wednesday, Aug. 30, head coach David Holcomb challenged the Lady Celts to run as a team instead of trying to set a bunch of personal records in the first 5K of the season. “We wanted our faster girls, Kailey (Doutt) and Ella (Repp), to run with the rest of the girls that we have on the varsity team today,” Holcomb said. “The thinking behind that was let them set a good pace...

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Lady Celts top McKay in DeMello’s debut

By DEREK WILEY Of the Keizertimes McNary began the Crystal DeMello era of volleyball with a 3-0 win at McKay on Tuesday, Aug. 29. “It’s exciting to get the season rolling,” said DeMello, a McNary graduate and former player in her first season as the Lady Celts head coach. “It feels like there’s been a long build up to get the season started. Now that we’re going, I think the girls are ready and we’re pushing through. It’s a good way to start the season.” The closest of the three games against McKay was the first one as McNary...

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