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Spring Athletic Post Season Update

Check out the following updates from spring SA athletics. For more information about SA athletics visit the ATHLETICS page or individual team pages - and be sure to “like” us on Facebook:


Pacwest League: 2nd Place

  • 1st Team: Brandon Reed (Utility)
  • 2nd Team: Isaiah Sullivan (Pitcher), John Coulter-Pride (1st Base), and Justin Johson (Outfield)
  • Honorable Mention: Landen Iverson (Infield) and Baylor York (Infield)


Qualifiers: Isaac Mesecar, Jaren Oglesby, Jaden Haller, Jacson Oglesby, Hunter Kline, Luke Molan, Lexie Santana, Katherine Chlanda, Mackenzie Villarete, Sophia Thomas, Sophia Zellner

Post-Season Showcase:
Isaac Mesecar, Lezie Santana, Katherine Chlanda, Mackenzie Villarete, Sophia Thomas, & Sophia Zellner



  • Tyler Palanuk: 5th in 400m (PR 53.78)
  • Grace Hinkle: 8th in 800m
  • Dylainee Carmony: 2nd in Long Jump (15’ 6.5”) & 6th in Shot Put
  • Annabelle Brawley: 2nd in Javelin & 6th in Discus
  • Posi Olofin, Dylanee Carmony, Natalie McMullen, & Abigail Halladey: 7th in Girls 4x100
  • Brady Brownell, Emmons Brown, Tyler Palanuk, & Ridge Jantzi: 8th in Boys 4x100


  • Tyler Palanuk: 1st in 400m & 1st in Pole Vault
  • Posi Olofin: 6th in 100m, 5th in 200M, and 5th in Long Jump
  • Emmons Brown: 7th in 200m
  • Lynia Jones: 6th in 200m, 5th in 400m
  • Brady Brownell: 3rd in 400m
  • Natalie McMullen: 7th in 400m
  • Ronan Dougherty: 6th in 800m
  • Grace Hinkle: 2nd in 800m and 2nd in 1500m
  • Hannah Friesen: 5th in 800m
  • Abby Halladey: 3rd in Hurdles
  • Posi Olofin, Dylanee Carmony, Natalie McMullen, & Abigail Halladey: 4th in Girls 4x100
  • Brady Brownell, Emmons Brown, Tyler Palanuk, & Ridge Jantzi: 2nd in Boys 4x100
  • Dylainee Carmony: 3rd in Long Jump & 1st in Shot Put
  • Malena Robnett: 3rd in Shot Put & 4th in Discus
  • Annabelle Brawley: 2nd in Javelin & 3rd in Discus
  • Brady Brownell, Kol Smith, Tyler Palanuk, & Ronan Dougherty: 5th in Boys 4x400
  • Hannah Warde: 7th in Javelin
  • Caleb McGraw: 3rd in Shot Put
  • Arden Dardis: 5th in Shot Put & 4th in Discus
  • Ridge Jantzi: 8th in Javelin & 8th in Long Jump


Fall Athletics Post Season Honors

Fall post-season honors for soccer, football, and volleyball. This season was unique and not all the typical honors were available for each sport, but the following were possible. For more information about SA athletics visit the ATHLETICS page or individual team pages - and be sure to “like” us on Facebook:


League: 2nd Place; Sportsmanship Award (Boys & Girls)
Academic All-State: 3.43 GPA

1st Team VB: Hannah Warde &Annabelle Brawley
2nd Team VB: Lauren Wearne & Peyton Donaldson
Honorable Mention VB: Aubrey Smith


League: 1st Round of Playoffs
Academic All-State: Girls - 3.66 GPA (5th Place) & Boys - 3.37 GPA)

1st Team SC: Kaitie Bauldree, Grace Hinkle, & Calleigh Harrington
2nd Team SC: Grant Fox
Honorable Mention SC: Connor Benson, Ridge Jantzi, Jonathan Coulter-Pride, & Naomi Makin


Academic All-State: 3.41 GPA (1st Place for 2A!)


Fun Ways to Support SA

There are so many ways you can support SA through your regular “dinner out”, grocery trips, and more. See below for current fundraising opportunities, as well as, those that are available year round!


  • Purchasing Gifts and Groceries: It is so easy to support SA when doing every day tasks like buying gifts, purchasing groceries, filling up with gas, etc. By using SCRIP gift cards purchased from SA or linking your store rewards card to SA (i.e. Fred Meyer, Target), each sale can automatically see a % of your purchase being donated back to the school! Learn more about SCRIP gift cards.

  • Amazon Purchases: AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Salem Academy every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection, and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. Do you use the Amazon phone app? Go to “Settings,” and tap the “Amazon Smile” button — then follow the set-up steps (learn more)! Be sure to select The Salem Academy (Salem, OR). For desktop, it’s as simple as accessing Amazon through the Smile.Amazon.com portal and selecting Salem Academy as your non-profit of choice. Then save Smile.Amazon.com as your “go to” any time you make an Amazon purchases.

  • Wish List: Looking for ways to help with the auction? Visit our Wish List on Amazon.com and check out the list of items that the auction committee can use to create fun auction baskets.

  • Banner Sponsor: Want to promote your business to athletic event fans? Learn more!

  • School Group Fundraisers: Visit our new FUNDRAISING calendar for specific efforts coming up!

    Visit our GIVING page for more info!

    2020 HS Graduation - Video and Photos

    Whether in a school gym, church auditorium, or school grass field - graduation is not complete without the official turning of the tassel and hat toss! Congratulations SA 2020 Graduates!! If you were unable to attend you can view the ceremony below or check-out photos.

    2020-21 School Supply List

    Supply lists are now available! Click below to download this year’s list to start shopping for deals!

    Elementary (K-6)
    Junior High (7-8)
    High School (9-12)

    End of Year Awards

    The 2019-20 school year may not have ended how we expected, but there were still many reasons to celebrate! Take a minute to watch our video awards presentations for Junior High and High School.

    Awards Overview: Junior High and High School

    Video Links:

    Winter Athletics Post Season

    Post-season is underway for SA basketball teams and swim. See below for details:


    All-Mid Valley Team: Benett Bos

    All-State Team: Benett Bos (2nd Team); Luke Miller and Kayla Bauldree (3rd Team); and Chloe Baker (Honorable Mention)

    State Tournament: Crusader Boys 4th Place

    Girls All-Tournament Team Honors: TBA

    PacWest Conference: SA Girls Basketball finished the 2019-20 season as PacWest League co-champs. The SA Boys Basketball finished 1st in the PacWest.

    • PacWest BX Honors: Benett Bos - “Player of the Year”; Ryan Kendall - “Coach of the Year” (Boys Basketball); Derek Imig - “Coach of the Year” (Girls Basketball)
    • 1st Team: Chloe Baker & Kayla Bauldree
    • 2nd Team: Austin Miller, Luke Miller, Annabelle Brawley
    • Honorable Mention: Hunter Schwenke, Cameron Haslebacher, Tristan Brabson, Aubrey Smith, and & Dylainee Carmony


    All Mid-Valley Team: Austyn Shelton

    State Medal Results:

    • 200 Fresetyle Relay: Salem Academy - TJ Lee, Eli Abraham, Nathan Witters, Austyn Shelton (5th)
    • 100 Backstroke: Austyn Shelton (4th)

    District Medal Results: Another great season with SA Boys Team finishing 2nd and SA Girls Team finishing 7th at Districts. Here are the complete district medal results:

    • 200 Medley Relay: Salem Academy - Austyn Shelton, Kaden Sullinger, TJ Lee, & Nathan Witters (1st); Cody Manning, Tyler Palanuk, Baylor York, & Aiden Hurley (8th)
    • 200 Free: Nathan Witters and Angielou Halladey (6th); Luke Miller (7th)
    • 200 IM: TJ Lee (1st); Raquel Druery (3rd); Cody Manning (6th)
    • 50 Free: Angielou Halladey (6th); Tyler Palanuk (8th)
    • 100 Butterfly: Austyn Shelton (1st); Raquel Druery (2nd)
    • 100 Free: Naomi Makin (8th)
    • 500 Free: Luke Miller (7th)
    • 200 Free Relay: Salem Academy - TJ LEe, Eli Abraham, Nathan Witters, Austyn Shelton (1st); Raquel Druery, Naomi Makin, Jordan Hamilton, & Angielou Halladey (5th); Tyler Palanuk, Aiden Hurley, Luke Miller, & Conner Benson (7th)
    • 100 Backstroke: Austyn Shelton (1st); Eli Abraham (6th)
    • 100 Breastroke: TJ Lee (3rd)
    • 400 Free Relay: Cody Manning, Aiden Hurley, Eli Abraham, & Connor Benson (4th); Jason Li, Nathan Williams, Gabriel Vineyard, & Aaron Makin (8th); Raquel Druery, Naomi Makin, Natalie McMullen, Angielou Halladey (6th)


    Crusader Apparel - Now Available


    Are you looking for ways to show your school spirit! Visit our brand new Crusader Store with a wide variety of styles, sizes, and athletic teams - shipping in just a few days of placing your order. Shop now!

    Need an inexpensive option? A smaller variety of discounted shirts/sweatshirts are available. Orders are consolidated prior to printing so shipping dates may vary. Visit www.rokkitwear.com and type SALEMACAD in the E-Flyer Code field!

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