Tag: Soccer

Fantastic freshmen keep Celtics pitch perfect

Celtics boys soccer faced their first deficit of the season on Tuesday, going down 1-0 early to the Barlow Bruins. But goals from their two freshmen, Fernando Zepeda and Ryder Allen, kept the Celtics record unblemished.

McNary takes down McDaniel in season opener

It may have taken an extra week, but Celtic boys soccer started the season with a big win on Wednesday, Sept. 6. 

The 3-1 home win against McDaniel, from Portland, comes a week after the original season opener against Century was canceled due to high heat index forecast. But one week later, the Celtics were ready to open their season.

Heat postpones soccer season openers

The boys and girls soccer seasons were scheduled to start today against Century High School, but both games have been postponed due to the potentially high heat index. 

Temperatures are predicted to reach the mid to high-90s in both Keizer and Hillsboro, prompting the “extreme caution” classification from the National Weather Service. 

Celtic blues: Blue Day returns

With the return of Fall sports near, there was another return at McNary High School — Blue Day. 

The annual Fall sports kickoff event returned after a two-year hiatus on Saturday, Aug. 20. Varsity, J.V. and freshmen teams, as well as McNary Youth Football and Mid-Valley Youth Soccer, showcased their skills in front of friends and family.