McNary heads to Sprague heads to Sprague to close out the 2022 football season, and head coach Connor Astley returns to where he graduated from for the first time as a varsity head coach.
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The Celtics travelled to West Salem on Friday, as the Titans came away with a 47-7 behind four first half scores by Jimmy Lathen.
The Celtics head over to West Salem on Friday, as the two winless teams from 6A Special District 1 meet.
The Celtics took the opening drive and marched down the field Friday night against the Saxons to open the game with a touchdown.
But the McNary offense would struggle, despite scores from Jake Allen, Ryan Lyda and Hunter Ruberto, for most of the night, going down on the road at South Salem 55-19.
McNary football will head across town to South Salem to face the No. 6 Saxons and quarterback Daschel Smith.
The North Salem Vikings came into McNary on Friday and left with a 21-7 victory.
Perhaps the changing moment of the game came late in the second quarter when North Salem quarterback TC Manumaleuna responded to a Celtics student section chant with a touchdown.
The North Salem Vikings are set to come to McNary Friday night. The Vikings are coming off their first loss of the season, 23-17 to North Medford.
The McNary Celtics couldn’t slow down quarterback Brock Thomas and the top-ranked Sheldon Irish on Friday. Thomas and the Irish scored on their first three offensive plays, on the way to a 62-6 victory.
But to the Celtics and head coach Connor Astley’s credit, they didn’t quit, shutting out the Irish in the second half.
The Celtics traveled to South Medford on Friday to open conference play with a 55-21 loss.
The Celtics open league play in the newly formed 6A Special District 1 with a trip to South Medford on Friday, their longest road trip of the season.