Posted On: 04/21/21 12:56 AM

Trace Salton Trace Salton 6'5" | SF Lake Oswego | 2021 State OR may remain an unsigned senior but he’s not sweating it one bit. The strong 6-foot-5, 205-pound forward knows he’ll be playing college ball but it will just require a different path for him. After playing out his senior season this year with Lake Oswego, Salton has his plans all set for next year and he’s excited about what’s ahead for him.

"I’m going to Bridgton Prep in Maine," Salton said. "Basically since I didn’t get a full season last year with the playoffs where I wanted to show my talents, this fifth, post-year will help me get about 30 to 40 games in and get some of the exposure that I want. So hopefully I’ll get a college offer that I’ll like."

Salton, who had numerous college and prep school options, connected with Bridgton through Lake Oswego head coach Marshall Cho’s connections. Since actually making a campus visit was difficult, Salton used a Zoom call with the Bridgton coaching staff and talking with former Oregon preps and Bridgton alums such as Kelton Samore (2018 Grant) and Chukka Mekkam (2017 Jesuit) to help with his final decision.

"After the (Zoom call) with Bridgton I was really impressed

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