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  • Wisconsin Head Coach Whitney Hite's Contract Maintained Through 2017
    published on Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:40:28 GMT
    University of Wisconsin men's and women's swimming head coach Whitney Hite will remain the team's head coach through June 2017, the University of Wisconsin Athletic Board announced yesterday. Hite, who's three-year contract was maintained through June 14, 2017, was one of six Wisconsin head coaches to have their contract maintained or extended....
  • K-State Slate: 4.25.15 - Purple, white, spring
    published on Sat, 25 Apr 2015 18:05:25 GMT
    For those of you fortunate to attend, I hope Sporting Park is amazing. For the rest of you, here's Jon Morse with the obligatory How to Watch post, and Curtis Kitchen with his pregame notes: Five Quick Thoughts ....
  • Cal fires coach after prostitution bust
    published on Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:42:31 GMT
    The University of California at Berkeley said Friday that it has dismissed an assistant football coach who was arrested in Oakland last week for allegedly soliciting an undercover officer during a prostitution sting. Alameda County prosecutors said Pierre Ingram, 30, Cal's recruiting coordinator and wide receivers coach, was one of five "johns" who were arrested in the anti-human trafficking operation in Oakland on April 16. Ingram was arrested on a misdemeanor charge of solicitation and is sche...
  • Two Raiders place seventh in CCC Multis Updated at
    published on Sat, 25 Apr 2015 04:13:44 GMT
    Southern Oregon University's Anthony Neal placed seventh in the decathlon and teammate Anna Reitman was seventh in the heptathlon in the Cascade Conference Multi-Event Championships on Friday in Hermiston. Neal, who tallied 4,934 points, and Reitman both gained two team points toward the Raiders bid for a CCC Championship - the conference meet is slated for May 8 at Raider Stadium....
  • BERKELEY, Calif. -- California has cut ties with assistant football...
    published on Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:12:00 GMT
    A study released Thursday by an independent economic analysis firm challenges the claim by UAB officials that the football program had to be dropped for financial reasons. Jameis Winston said he did not steal crab legs last year and that instead he was "hooked up" by a grocery store employee....
  • Cal Officials Will Not Renew Contract of Football Assistant Coach...
    published on Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:49:42 GMT
    University of California at Berkeley's football recruiting coordinator and wide receivers coach arrested in Oakland on April 16 will no longer represent the school, according to a statement released by officials at UC Berkeley. "Assistant Football Coach Ingram was placed on paid administrative leave following his recent arrest for solicitation....
  • Golden Medals: Big Slam wins give both Cal Men's and Women's Tennis...
    published on Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:28:34 GMT
    Cal Men's Tennis get a rematch against Stanford in the Pac-12 Championships semifinal today. Cal Women's Water Polo starts postseason with the MPSF tournament this weekend....
  • EDITORIAL: Student "wellness" needs to be more of a priority
    published on Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:11:26 GMT
    At the University of California, Berkeley, students are making big strides to ensure the overall mental health and wellness of the student body. Through a campus-wide referendum, UC Berkeley students voted for a $146 tuition increase to help fund improvements to mental health and stress management services, and increase resources available for victims of sexual misconduct....
  • Orlopp, Paul
    published on Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:00:00 GMT
    April 18, 2015 Orosi Paul Orlopp passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 18th, 2015 at his home east of Orosi. Paul was born on August 19, 1927 to the late Oscar and Bertha Orlopp in Pasadena, California....
  • Will Freeborn name be remembered on campus?
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:02:19 GMT
    As UC Davis contemplates the future of the building, the grandson of Stanley Freeborn is hoping that whatever happens with the hall, the Freeborn name will continued to be associated with some prominent landmark on the Davis campus. Peter Jensen, a 1976 UCD graduate, visited Davis briefly on Tuesday and shared his hopes - and a few childhood memories of visits to the campus as the chancellor's grandson in the 1950s - with The Enterprise....
  • Men and the midlife crisis: Why a sports car (or an affair) won't make things better
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:31:14 GMT
    He didn't chase after his youth by buying a sports car or sleeping with his secretary. In fact, his crisis wasn't so much a crisis....
  • Driver in KPFA Host Death Sought
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 04:57:00 GMT
    Police are still looking for a driver who abandoned a Dodge Charger at the scene of a crash that killed a KPFA radio host early Saturday morning. The crash at 2:20 a.m. Saturday killed Wesley Burton, 36, as he was driving a Mercury Sable south on Martin Luther King Jr. Way near 60th Street, police said....
  • Jaylen Brown recruiting: Are Cal and Michigan the favorites?
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:39:37 GMT
    The nation's potentially top recruit still does not know where he's going to attend college. But with the rumor mill swirling around Jaylen Brown t hat Cal is very much in the mix, we have no choice but to get hyped....
  • Wednesday Must Reads: Amended Vaccine Bill Heads for Vote Today;...
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:58:00 GMT
    The amendments by Democratic state Senator Richard Pan of Sacramento and Ben Allen of Santa Monica are designed to help the bill win enough votes today to pass a Senate committee. Members of the anti-vaxx movement descended on the capital last week, arguing that the bill would have denied their children a constitutional right to a public education....
  • Tri-Valley youth sports results
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 23:32:14 GMT
    The Monte Vista Mountain Bike Team raced at Five Springs Farm in Petaluma on April 12 retaining its second place overall standing. Finishing second as a team on the day, MV Mountain Bike was 14 points ahead of a strong Berkeley team....
  • Pierre Ingram situation: Five big questions to ask of Cal football going forward
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:02:53 GMT
    The answer is probably zero. It's a public relations nightmare for the football program and it needs to be put to bed in the next few weeks....
  • Why I think Berkeley is the best place to live in the Bay Area
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 04:24:55 GMT
    Berkeley is where diversity thrives. On Sunday mornings, Russell St. turns into a slice of Thailand as the Wat Mongkolratanaram Buddhist temple opens its doors to the public for a delicious brunch served by monks....
  • Berkeley High girls basketball coach Cheryl Draper retires
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:38:43 GMT
    Cheryl Draper, who guided the Berkeley High girls basketball team to four Northern California regional championships in her eight years as head coach, is retiring. Draper, 59, has spent the last 15 years of her 37-year coaching career at Berkeley, originally coming to the school as an assistant....
  • Cal football recruiting coordinator accused of soliciting...
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:34:57 GMT
    Cal wide receivers coach and recruiting coordinator Pierre Ingram was arrested for allegedly soliciting an officer as part of an April 16 prostitution sting. Ingram was arrested on suspicion of solicitation of prostitution, a misdemeanor....
  • Cal recruiting coordinator Pierre Ingram placed on administrative...
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:33:48 GMT
    California coach Sonny Dykes, second from right, stands with players on the sidelines during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Northwestern on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, in Berkeley, Calif. A previous article from the newspaper stated that Ingram "was arrested after police said he allegedly solicited an undercover officer online and then showed up April 16 at the Motel 6 on Embarcadero."...