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Celts lose to South Salem in slugfest

McNary’s Abbi Covalt slides safely into home plate (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings). McNary did plenty of damage at the plate, finishing the game with eight runs on 12 hits. However, the Celtics couldn’t do anything to slow down the South Salem offense. The Saxons struck for 11 runs on 17 hits to[Read More…]

Celts win thriller to open conference play

McNary’s Ty Covalt scores the first run of the game in the Celtics 7-6 come-from-behind win over Sprague (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings). It nearly took 48 hours to complete, but at the end of the day, the McNary baseball team got the win over Sprague in their Mountain Valley Conference opener. The[Read More…]

Dutcher shoots 73 at Creekside

McNary golfer Joel Dutcher follows through on his shot from the fairway on Monday afternoon. Dutcher ended the match tied for first after shooting a 73 (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings). McNary golfer Joel Dutcher was the co-winner of the Mountain Valley Conference League Match #3 at Creekside Golf Course on Monday afternoon.[Read More…]

McNary falls to Beaverton

McNary’s Noah Unwin gets by a Beaverton defender and advances the ball upfield in the Celtics 9-7 loss on Friday, April 12 (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings). The McNary boys lacrosse team got goals from five different players, but it wasn’t enough as the Celtics fell to Beaverton 9-7 on Friday, April 12. [Read More…]

Tracksters take away 18 event wins at dual meet

Emily Lettenmaier breaks away from the pack to win the 1500 meters in McNary’s dual meet with Sprague (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings). McNary’s boys and girls track teams had great showings in their dual meet with Sprague on Wednesday, April 10 as both teams won nine events each.  McLean Schmit was the[Read More…]

McNary golf teams host first tournament

Jackson Garro chips out of the rough and on to the green (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings). Both boys and girls golf teams at McNary High School hosted Mountain Valley Conference tournaments earlier this week at McNary Golf Club. The Celtics boys’ teams placed fourth out of eight teams on Monday while the[Read More…]

McNary suffers loss to Westview

McNary shortstop Taylor Ebbs throws out a runner at first (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings). After gaining the early lead, the McNary softball team couldn’t combat a four-run inning from Westview in the bottom of the fifth as the Celtics lost their final non-league game of the season by a score of 7-2. [Read More…]

Celts fall in final non-league game

Nigel Harris takes a turn around first base after hitting a ball in the outfield in a game from last month (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings). The McNary baseball squad could only muster five hits for the game as they fell by a score of 3-2 to Grant in their non-conference finale on[Read More…]

McNary opens up track season

McNary’s Logun Anderson prepares to throw the javelin at the Titan Track Classic on Friday, April 5 at West Salem High School (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings). The McNary track team opened their season last week with a home dual meet against South Salem where the boys team defeated the Saxons 76-69, while[Read More…]

Gragg inducted into Montana Hall of Fame

McNary athletic director Scott Gragg (left) with his his son, Brian, after a football game in 2016 (FILE). Whether it’s the way he walks with the swagger of a former athlete, or the fact that he towers over just about everyone in the city of Keizer, it’s easy to assume[Read More…]