School and Sports News in California

Sports News for our Area




  • Major League Baseball goes 'on the clock'
    published on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 04:12:01 GMT
    With large, glowing red numbers, the timer on the center-field wall at Goodyear Ballpark ticked down Tuesday, counting off seconds and ushering in change. Major League Baseball introduced its new pace of play initiatives during five exhibition games in Arizona and Florida....
  • Alex Johnson dies at 72; former American League batting champion
    published on Tue, 03 Mar 2015 20:48:00 GMT
    Former California Angels star Alex Johnson, the 1970 American League batting champion, died Tuesday in Detroit, the Angels announced . He was 72. Johnson played with eight teams over 13 seasons in the 1960s and '70s, but the left fielder's best season in the majors came during his first season with the Angels, when he batted .329 with 86 RBIs and 14 home runs en route to capturing the AL batting title....
  • Four California legislative leaders report $48,000 in gifts
    published on Tue, 03 Mar 2015 20:22:00 GMT
    Sen. Kevin de Leon and Assemblywoman Toni Atkins applaud Gov. Jerry Brown, before his annual State of the State address in January of last year. Sen. Kevin de Leon and Assemblywoman Toni Atkins applaud Gov. Jerry Brown, before his annual State of the State address in January of last year....
  • 'Blurred Lines' discrimination case begins
    published on Mon, 02 Mar 2015 22:42:32 GMT
    'Blurred Lines' discrimination case begins Former Marshfield dance instructor claims she was improperly fired for halftime routine. Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://mnhne.ws/1AxkE9k Lisa Joling of Indio, Calif....
  • Judge hears 'Blurred Lines' discrimination arguments
    published on Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:06:07 GMT
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. - A state Department of Workforce Development judge listened to more than six hours of testimony Monday in the gender discrimination case of a former Marshfield High School dance coach Judge hears 'Blurred Lines' discrimination arguments WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis....
  • Sonoma Raceway proposes four-day music festival the size of Coachella, Outside Lands
    published on Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:06:34 GMT
    The Sonoma Valley Citizens Advisory Commission heard plans this week for a large, multi-day rock concert at Sonoma Raceway. Plans for a huge four-day music festival at the Sonoma Raceway that would rival San Francisco's Outside Lands and Coachella in Indio got their first public unveiling this week before an overflow crowd that was fairly evenly divided between supporters and opponents....
  • Taishan Dong vs. Roy McCrary: Winner, Scorecard and Reaction
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:25:24 GMT
    Taishan Dong picked up the third professional victory of his boxing career Friday night in Indio, California, beating Roy McCrary by unanimous decision. Taishan moves to 3-0 by scores of 39-35, 40-34 ....
  • Baseball news and notes, Feb. 28
    published on Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:43:45 GMT
    Major League Baseball is considering playing future spring exhibition games on the island nation and baseball hotbed, which used to routinely host American teams in the days before Fidel Castro came to power. Players' association president Tony Clark said Saturday that there have been "ongoing" discussions about playing in Cuba, which recently renewed diplomatic ties with the United States....
  • Players' union head: future spring games in Cuba possible
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:23:09 GMT
    Major League Baseball is considering playing future spring exhibition games on the island nation and baseball hotbed, which used to routinely host American teams in the days before Fidel Castro came to power. Baseball players' association president Tony Clark said Saturday there have been "ongoing" discussions about playing in Cuba, which recently renewed diplomatic ties with the United States....
  • Golden Boy Live Early Results From Indio, Calif.
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:16:11 GMT
    Indio, Calif . -- Super-sized heavyweight Taishan Dong opened up the Fox Sports 1 telecast with a four-round decision over Roy McCrary....
  • Tribes from around US gather to discuss legal marijuana
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:28:05 GMT
    The Justice Department's announcement in December that it would allow the nation's Indian tribes to legalize and regulate marijuana on their reservations brought notes of caution - if not silence or opposition - from many tribes. But the attendance at a conference on the topic Friday gave an early indication of just how many might be weighing it, even if a thicket of potential legal issues remain....
  • Gomez vs. Kamagei Weight Limit is at 150 Max
    published on Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:47:45 GMT
    The 10 round bout will headline a Golden Boy Promotions card and will take place at the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California and will air on Fox Sports 1. Gomez-Kamegai is a crossroads bout between the two fighters and could produce a great deal of action based on their fighting styles. 'It is a very compelling fight between the two,' said Gittelsohn, who also manages Brian Viloria....
  • Alkaline Water Co. Adds Heimark Direct to Store Distribution for Southern California's High Desert
    published on Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:19:54 GMT
    Heimark, a well-established and respected beverage distributor, serves approximately 1,000 retailers throughout the Coachella Valley and High Desert of Southern California. As part of today's agreement, the company will initially carry Alkaline88's single serving 700Ml sports cap size to its regionally significant retail beverage customers....
  • TV/radio schedule
    published on Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:33:12 GMT
    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues....
  • Tired Aggies drop homestand finale, 4-2
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 06:33:46 GMT
    UCD second baseman Tino Lipson throws to first base on Wednesday against Eastern Michigan. The Aggies lost 4-2 to end the two-game home series with a split....
  • United States Polo Association Announces 2015 USPA Girls' Interscholastic Championship Finalists
    published on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:53:33 GMT
    Central Coast , Houston, Maryland, and Toronto Polo Clubs to compete for the Dan and Julia Colhoun Trophy March 5-7 at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. today announced that the field of 22 girls' interscholastic teams that began the regular season and have competed in USPA sanctioned tournament play in pursuit of becoming the 2015 interscholastic champion has been narrowed to this season's final four....
  • Tribe Says Official Swiped $838,000
    published on Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:12:38 GMT
    A northern California tribe claims in court that its former economic development director swiped $838,000 to buy himself a house. The Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians sued John Crosby, his wife, Cornerstone Community Bank and Quicken Loans, on Feb. 11 in Shasta County Court....
  • Prep Girls Soccer: Second-half surge sends Serrano to second round
    published on Fri, 20 Feb 2015 05:31:51 GMT
    The two first-half goals the Serrano girls soccer team scored Thursday afternoon weren't a bad way to start the playoffs. But the Diamondbacks had chances to be up by a lot more....
  • Bell-Jeff boys' basketball begins CIF title quest as No. 1 seed
    published on Mon, 16 Feb 2015 05:45:00 GMT
    "We worked hard the whole year," Bell-Jeff Coach Julian Andrade said. "The additional goal was [being No....
  • Padres Announce Minor League Coaching Staffs
    published on Sat, 14 Feb 2015 07:19:53 GMT
    The Padres have named the coaching staffs for their minor league affiliates. They'll provide reports and updates to Bud Black and the big league club....