Skip to content

Author Archives: rvasey

Middle School X-Country Schedule

As we get ready to kick off the start of our school year and Fall athletic season, here is the current St. Mary’s Middle School Cross Country team schedule: 8/29: 30th Annual Crusader Invitational – Bear Creek Park (MS Girls 3:30, MS Boys 4:00) 9/14: North Grants Pass Middle School 9/21: South Grants Pass Middle […]

249 Reads


St. Mary’s Rowers Compete at Northwest Regional Championships

Lake Vancouver, WA – Two Crusader freshman, Alexis Benton and Kate Vasey, recently competed in the USRowing Northwest Regional Youth Championships as part of the local Rogue Rowing team.  The regional championships brought together almost 30 teams representing programs from around Oregon and Washington to compete over three days, May 19th-21st.  Unlike the last couple […]

203 Reads


MS Runners Compete at Meet of Champions

Corvallis – St. Mary’s qualified five runners for this years Middle School Meet of Champions and as one of the smallest schools represented held their own against a very competitive and deep field of talent. The day started off with the boys 4×100 relay team of Matthew Wyant, Lance Parrish, Will Heycke, and Nathan Sternenberg […]

207 Reads


3-Sport Athlete Recognition

In conversations with coaches and AD’s from around the state of Oregon a few areas almost always come up; increasing sports specialization, participation numbers, and the importance and value of being a multi-sport athlete.  St. Mary’s is no different, and that’s why we recognize those athletes who participated in 3-sports during the school year.  This […]

396 Reads


Crusaders Place 9 Athletes On 3A All-State Track Teams

After the dust has settled from the OSAA State Track and Field Championships held at Historic Hayward Field this past weekend, the St. Mary’s Track and Field squad has placed 9 athletes on the 3A All-State Track and Field teams for 2017.  The All-State selection criteria are based on overall placement: 1st – First Team, […]

148 Reads


St. Mary’s Coaches Recognized at OACA Banquet

Autzen Stadium, University of Oregon – Three St. Mary’s coaches were recognized at this year’s Oregon Athletic Coaches Association (OACA) banquet.  Joe Volk was recognized for his 35 years of coaching, a career that has included several league coach of the year honors, a number of state coach of the year awards in both Track […]

226 Reads


Crusader Girls Bring Home 4th Place Trophy in Dramatic Fashion

Historic Hayward Field – On the final day of the OSAA State Track and Field Championships the St. Mary’s girls found themselves in a must win situation in the final race of the day in order to podium for the seventh time in the past ten years.  The Crusaders were sitting 7th in the team […]

196 Reads


Three Crusaders Reach Podium on Day 1 at State Track

Hayward Field – On the first day of the OSAA State Track and Field Championships, one by and two girls found the podium and set up a big second day.  On the boys side, senior Thomas Cox saved the best performance of his career for the biggest meet.  In the Shot Put event Cox through […]

150 Reads


Crusader Girls Win SCL Track Championship, Boys Sending 7 to State

Lakeview – Cold, windy weather, higher altitude, a long trip, and a championship meet spread over two days provided the biggest challenge yet for the Crusader Track and Field Teams as they traveled to Lakeview to compete in the SCL District Championships that decide who would go on to state and who would be ending […]

238 Reads


MS Track Shines at District Championships

The culmination of a busy week of track and a lot of hard work over the course of the season came as the MS Track and Field teams competed in the SOMSAC Small School Championships, May 11th at Spiegelberg Stadium.  St. Mary’s was the only team to walk away with both a boys and girls […]

238 Reads


  • Latest Photo Galleries

    View More Galleries



    New Story: Junior Athletes: Do you have what it takes to be a Semper-Fidelis All-American? – Presented by the Unite……

    About 2 hours ago · reply · retweet · favorite