Day: September 19, 2017

Celtics crushed by Sprague

By DEREK WILEY Of the Keizertimes McNary figured it would get Sprague’s best, coming off an embarrassing loss to West Salem. Combine that with the Celtics worst and the end was a 62-6 Olympians rout on Friday, Sept. 15. “I’m sure they were embarrassed and pissed and I’m sure they had a very long challenging week of practice from their coaches,” McNary head coach Jeff Auvinen said. “We were the brunt of them being really good and we did not play well in any aspect. I don’t think we could have played worse.” The Celtics received the ball first...

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Wrestling reunion to honor coach

By DEREK WILEY Of the Keizertimes Former McNary High School wrestlers are invited to McNary Restaurant and Lounge on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 5 p.m. for a reunion and celebration of longtime coach Jerry Lane. After wrestling at Iowa State Teacher’s College and then coaching in Colorado, Lane came to McNary when the school opened in 1965. At the encouragement of his old high school coach, Cy Bellock, who was now leading the wrestling program at North Salem, Lane had interviewed for a job in Salem two years earlier but decided to stay in Colorado. When Bellock called Lane...

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