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  • Azusa Pacific womena s soccer finding its groove
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:32:20 GMT
    The Azusa Pacific University women's soccer team started the season with four consecutive losses and just two wins in its first six games. The Cougars are one of the hotest teams in the PacWest Conference....
  • Concord High offensive line behind Minutemen's success
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:18:36 GMT
    Malik Blackburn, Mitch Daniels and Mason Knight score the touchdowns and get the headlines, but they aren't the only ones to credit for Concord High's 7-0 start to the season. The unsung heroes of Concord's prolific and dynamic spread offense are the burly and experienced starters on the offensive line -- Robert Liu, Alex Vargas, David Valenzuela, Rembert Sison and Vaseem Shah....
  • Piedmont/Montclair What's Happening: Oakland Composite High School Mountain Bike Team seeks riders
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:30:43 GMT
    Oakland Mountain Bike Team -- Oakland Composite High School Mountain Bike Team is seeking boys and girls, ages 12-18, interested in riding and racing mountain bikes, no experience necessary. Season begins in December so Fun Ride is an introduction to the team and an opportunity to ride local trails with certified coaches....
  • Andrus Has Lost Weight, Aiming For More
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:19:51 GMT
    JUNE 16: Elvis Andrus #1 of the Texas Rangers scores in the top of the sixth inning against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 16, 2014 in Oakland, California. Andrus scored on a sacrifice fly by Adrian Beltre....
  • New investor named for Oakland's Coliseum City
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:16:37 GMT
    Hope for a new Oakland Raiders football stadium got a big boost Tuesday as the City Council approved the inclusion of a new investment group that will take the lead in trying to transform 120 acres surrounding O.Co Coliseum and the Oracle Arena into a sports and entertainment center. New City Development, LLC is being fronted by Floyd Kephart, Chairman of The Renaissance Companies, a San Diego-based consulting firm that advises several leading hedge funds....
  • 2015 Supercross TV Schedule: FOX Goes Live
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:20:00 GMT
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  • More
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:25:34 GMT
    Heres a Halloween event you dont want to miss, especially if you have children BOO! That is, Boo at the Zoo. On October 25 and 26 the Oakland Zoo will be full of not only animals, but goblins and witches, princesses and pirates....
  • Oakland Raiders see stadium plan revised by City of Oakland
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:02:15 GMT
    Oct 19, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders cheerleaders perform against the Arizona Cardinals at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports As the Raiders continue to struggle on the field, there may now be more optimism that the team stays in Oakland than optimism that the team returns to the playoffs as the city has revised and revamped their stadium plan to allow developers to get a deal in place to keep the team in the Bay Area....
  • Oakland revises Raiders stadium planvisit|blog-matierandross|most_popular|9
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:45:49 GMT
    With the clock ticking down, the Oakland City Council is poised to give a revamped group planning the Coliseum City stadium development a 90-day extension of its exclusive negotiating agreement with the city. Council members privately told us they were encouraged by the team's 11th-hour addition of new deep-pocket investors being represented by San Diego asset manager adviser Floyd Kephart , chairman of the board of Renaissance Cos....
  • Guest commentary: Jean Quan should be re-elected as mayor of Oakland
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:37:25 GMT
    I am voting Jean Quan as my first choice for Oakland Mayor. As a member of her transition team, I am intimately aware of the generally poor conditions Quan inherited -- and now, it's impossible to be unaware of the positive changes occurring throughout the city....
  • Royals' Cain, Holland learning about fatherhood
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:01:16 GMT
    Lorenzo Cain is learning that he doesn't get a reprieve from diaper duty just to play in some silly baseball games. He's also learning that changing diapers is harder than it looks....
  • Nonito Donaire Eyes Comeback Fight in The Philippines
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:59:29 GMT
    Five division world champion Nonito 'The Filipino Flash' Donaire wants his comeback fight from his crushing 6th round knockout at the hands of Jamaica's Nicholas 'Axe Man' Walters to be held in the Philippines. BoxingScene.com/Manila Standard/Viva Sports learned that tentative discussions had already been held and that the alternate choice would be Dubai where ABS-CBN staged a tremendously successful Pinoy Pride fight card before a turn-away crowd of Filipino overseas workers at the World Trade ...
  • How a parent's drive to help athlete son went too far
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:13:19 GMT
    You've got to wonder what investigators thought when they were asked to believe that a Bay Area family had willingly moved out of their $1.3million, 2,800-square-foot house in Danville so that they could make a new home out of a 1,300-square-foot rental in West Oakland worth $360,000. That's what Robert Davidson claimed when he transferred his son Kevin Davidson from San Ramon Valley High School in Danville to McClymonds High School in Oakland, where he became the starting quarterback this year....
  • Boy Writes Post, Remote Control, Heidi, & Raiders,
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:36:19 GMT
    Within my diatribe you won't find me spewing forth stats about the Raiders or football in general. Heck, many of you know what they mean better than me anyway....
  • Coach Sparano Breaks Down Loss to Arizona
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:28:01 GMT
    Head Coach Tony Sparano spoke to the media Monday afternoon and discussed the raiders 24-13 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. Coach Sparano: "Professional, good, players came in and got a good work day in, good lift, good run....
  • Has Brandon Moss Become Trade Bait?
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:45:56 GMT
    September 6, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss hits a sacrifice fly to score left fielder Sam Fuld against the Houston Astros during the third inning at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports With the departure of Chili Davis as hitting coach, I have begun to speculate if Brandon Moss will be the same player that he has been since 2012....
  • Taijuan Walker Leaves Arizona Fall League
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:49:25 GMT
    Sep 1, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker pitches against the Oakland Athletics during the second inning at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports After just two starts in the Arizona Fall League, Seattle Mariners right-handed pitcher Taijuan Walker has ended his season and is returning home according to multiple reports....
  • UCLA's Marcus Rios recognized for key interception by Coach Jim Mora
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:02:00 GMT
    UCLA defensive back Marcus Rios, left, celebrates with teammate Ishmael Adams after intercepting a pass during the fourth quarter of the Bruins' 36-34 win over California on Saturday. UCLA defensive back Marcus Rios, left, celebrates with teammate Ishmael Adams after intercepting a pass during the fourth quarter of the Bruins' 36-34 win over California on Saturday....
  • The A's Should Sign Hanley Ramirez
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:41:43 GMT
    The smartest thing the A's can do this winter is throw big money at one of the best hitters on the free agent market. The A's offense, as currently constructed, is lefty-heavy and has nothing in the middle infield....
  • Jerry Brown's investments belie monastic image
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:04:04 GMT
    A pedestrian walks past a building at 4395 Piedmont Ave. on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 in Oakland, Calif. Throughout his political career, Jerry Brown has cultivated an almost monastic image, famously sleeping on a mattress on the floor during his first go-round as governor and flying for peanuts on Southwest during his current term....