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The Sacramento Bee
Republic FC notes: Paul Buckle not concerned about recent slidebeen very pleased with our performance level.” Republic FC is in fifth place,
Republic FC notes: Paul Buckle not concerned about recent slide
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
been very pleased with our performance level.” Republic FC is in fifth place, one point ahead (29-28) of the Rio Grande Valley FC Toros, its opponent Saturday in Edinburg, Texas, and five points ahead of ninth-place San Antonio. The top eight... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Planting the Seeds for a Soccer Relegation Revolution in the U.S.the fleeting moments of success and the crushing failures, if you want to recal
Planting the Seeds for a Soccer Relegation Revolution in the U.S.
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
the fleeting moments of success and the crushing failures, if you want to recall so many defunct teams from so many defunct leagues, Perry Van Der Beck is the man to see. The 56-year-old Van Der Beck began his professional playing career in 1978... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Former county public works chief remembered as problem solverWarren Harada wasn’t an engineer, but for more than three decades he played a k
Former county public works chief remembered as problem solver
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Warren Harada wasn’t an engineer, but for more than three decades he played a key role in developing and maintaining Sacramento County’s public infrastructure and facilities. Harada went to work for Sacramento County in 1968 as a computer programmer... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Suns hire coaches with ties to Earl Watson, Steve Nashfor 3 ½ seasons. Watson played in Utah for three of Corbin’s bench seasons ther
Suns hire coaches with ties to Earl Watson, Steve Nash
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
for 3 ½ seasons. Watson played in Utah for three of Corbin’s bench seasons there. Corbin became an assistant coach in Sacramento for the 2014-15 season. He replaced Michael Malone less than two months into the season as interim head coach... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
High school athletes, parents, coaches seek balancehigh school in 2008, challenging him to set records on the “Thrill Hill” mounta
High school athletes, parents, coaches seek balance
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
high school in 2008, challenging him to set records on the “Thrill Hill” mountain run next to a park in Ahwatukee. An all-league receiver and defensive back as a freshman at Laveen Cesar Chavez, Davonte' embraced the workouts with a dynamic motor... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Environmental Advocates: Wildfires Need to Factor Into Measuring Air Qualitywildfires are an excuse for bad air," said Bryan Hurlbutt, attorney for Advocat
Environmental Advocates: Wildfires Need to Factor Into Measuring Air Quality
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
wildfires are an excuse for bad air," said Bryan Hurlbutt, attorney for Advocates of the West and an Idaho Conservation League partner. Courtney Washburn, executive director of Conservation Voters for Idaho, echoed Hurlbutt's concern over DEQ's... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
READY FOR ACTIONlineman competition hosted by Downey of Modesto. The Buffs were also part of th
READY FOR ACTION
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
lineman competition hosted by Downey of Modesto. The Buffs were also part of the Delta Junior College lineman camp won by Valley Oak League rival Weston Ranch. Manteca was the two-time defending champion at the lineman camp. Juniors Gino... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Munro Rateau and Heath Miller Chosen for Virginia HS Hall of FameRelease from the Virginia High School Hall of Fame: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — Spon
Munro Rateau and Heath Miller Chosen for Virginia HS Hall of Fame
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 3 days ago
Release from the Virginia High School Hall of Fame: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — Sponsored by the Virginia High School League (VHSL), eight individuals who have made outstanding contributions to high school athletic and activity programs have... Read more
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The Maui News
Best in the Westgot to make a celebratory trek around Nogales, Ariz., on Monday after a come-fr
Best in the West
The Maui News / Posted 3 days ago
got to make a celebratory trek around Nogales, Ariz., on Monday after a come-from-behind 6-3 win over Metropolitan Little League of Santa Fe Springs, Calif., in the West Regional final to clinch a berth in the division's World Series. A couple of... Read more
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The Maui News
Best in the WestA procession of Little Leaguers from Maui are marching off to World Series play
Best in the West
The Maui News / Posted 3 days ago
A procession of Little Leaguers from Maui are marching off to World Series play - which makes Monday's parade seem like a good way to honor their achievements. The Central East Maui Intermediate (12-13) 50/70 team got to make a celebratory trek... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
The Sacramento Kings are naming a street after David SternThen-NBA Commissioner David Stern greets Sacramento Kings fans as he arrives at
The Sacramento Kings are naming a street after David Stern
Yahoo Sports / Posted 3 days ago
Then-NBA Commissioner David Stern greets Sacramento Kings fans as he arrives at Sleep Train Arena to attend a Kings game on Oct. 30, 2013. (AP/Rich Pedroncelli) Officially, the address of the Golden 1 Center — to be submitted to the city Tuesday for... Read more
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The Mercury News
Editorial: Proposition 54 is excellent reform for California Legislature/Mercury Newstransparency. It's hard to imagine why anyone would oppose it. Of course, you
Editorial: Proposition 54 is excellent reform for California Legislature/Mercury News
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
transparency. It's hard to imagine why anyone would oppose it. Of course, you know why. Many if not most politicians in Sacramento like the ability to make backroom deals and insert them into last-minute surprise legislation. They like the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Welcome to the Giants’ rehab ward at Raley Fieldtime to heal, and what better place for right fielder Hunter Pence to nurse his
Welcome to the Giants’ rehab ward at Raley Field
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
time to heal, and what better place for right fielder Hunter Pence to nurse his damaged right hamstring than in the warm Sacramento Valley air? Or in the dry heat east of the Sierra, where Pence and the nursing staff of the Triple-A River Cats... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Schluer seeks election to Area 6 seat on MUSD boardreceived the endorsement of the Manteca Educator’s Association, the Peace Offic
Schluer seeks election to Area 6 seat on MUSD board
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
received the endorsement of the Manteca Educator’s Association, the Peace Officers Research Association (PORAC) Region 2 Valley Chapter and the Manteca Police Officer’s Association. Schluer was born and raised in Manteca and attended local... Read more
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The Maui News
Maui earns World Series tripIshikawa's catch put the Maui Big League (17-18) All-Star team in the World Ser
Maui earns World Series trip
The Maui News / Posted 5 days ago
Ishikawa's catch put the Maui Big League (17-18) All-Star team in the World Series for the first time, finishing off a come-from-behind 3-2 win over nemesis Thousand Oaks, Calif., in the West Regional final in Bremerton, Wash. "It felt amazing, to... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Transactions2016 7:00 AM BASEBALL NATIONAL BASEBALL HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM -- Named Ozzi
Transactions
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
2016 7:00 AM BASEBALL NATIONAL BASEBALL HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM -- Named Ozzie Smith to the board of directors. American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES -- Placed OF Joey Rickard on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Thursday. Recalled OF Dariel Alvarez... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
DIAMOND DANDIESThe awards keep coming for league MVPs Marco Gonzales, Travis Vander Molen and
DIAMOND DANDIES
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
The awards keep coming for league MVPs Marco Gonzales, Travis Vander Molen and Mikaela Ferreira. The trio is among the eight Manteca-area standouts named to the Cal-Hi Sports all-state baseball and softball teams. Vander Molen and Ferreira made the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Team USA members pay homage to AAU roots in Las Vegasfrom hoards of casinos, hotels and bright lights in the middle of the scorching
Team USA members pay homage to AAU roots in Las Vegas
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
from hoards of casinos, hotels and bright lights in the middle of the scorching desert, a crowd gathered outside Spring Valley High School on Wednesday night, circling the Oakland Soldiers Under-17 elite team following a 20-point win at the Las... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
NBA to Move All-Star Game Over North Carolina LawAll-Star Game will move from Charlotte, North Carolina, because of that state’s
NBA to Move All-Star Game Over North Carolina Law
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 8 days ago
All-Star Game will move from Charlotte, North Carolina, because of that state’s controversial transgender bathroom law, the league announced Thursday. The league said it would make an announcement about where the game would be played in the coming... Read more
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Bleacher Report
NBA Pulls 2017 All-Star Game from CharlotteNorth Caroline over anti-LGBT law: pic.twitter.com/1bLpJnoemq “The NBA has lon
NBA Pulls 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte
Bleacher Report / Posted 8 days ago
North Caroline over anti-LGBT law: pic.twitter.com/1bLpJnoemq “The NBA has long stood for inclusion and respect, and the Sacramento Kings are proud to be a part of that legacy,” said Kings owner and chairman Vivek Ranadivé. “On and off the court... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Writer remembers Amador Valley star Danny Gabor, killed 20 years ago in plane crashone of the top high school 800 meter runners in the country, I had a bit of an
Writer remembers Amador Valley star Danny Gabor, killed 20 years ago in plane crash
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
one of the top high school 800 meter runners in the country, I had a bit of an emotional investment. Hughes Stadium in Sacramento was the site of the state meet 1987 and the final race was vintage Danny. Running toward the back of the pack... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Roseville Arena to Host Heroes on Ice July 30thRoseville, California - Skatetown Ice Arena is hosting a charity ice hockey gam
Roseville Arena to Host Heroes on Ice July 30th
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 10 days ago
Roseville, California - Skatetown Ice Arena is hosting a charity ice hockey game pitting California Highway Patrol against Sacramento area Firefighters on Saturday, July 30. Game time is 2:45-4:45pm. Tickets are $20 and 100% of the sales will be... Read more
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Rappler
Top 5 NBA players from Creighton, where Kobe Paras will play college ballwho were once Creighton University Bluejays. 5. Anthony Tolliver The 6-foot-8
Top 5 NBA players from Creighton, where Kobe Paras will play college ball
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
who were once Creighton University Bluejays. 5. Anthony Tolliver The 6-foot-8 power forward currently plays for the Sacramento Kings where he averages 5.3 points, 3.2 rebounds, and 0.7 assists and had a player impact estimate (PIE) of 7.6% a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Derek Swafford leaves Sac High basketball team for new challengein Oak Park for 16 years. By day he glided his 6-foot-3 frame, usually outfitt
Derek Swafford leaves Sac High basketball team for new challenge
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
in Oak Park for 16 years. By day he glided his 6-foot-3 frame, usually outfitted in a suit and tie, across the campus at Sacramento High School as the dean of students, a friend to many, a disciplinarian to all. By night he stalked the sideline... Read more
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The News-Herald
Lake County Captains, River Bandits split doubleheadergame to propel the Captains to a 2-1 walkoff win over the River Bandits. The v
Lake County Captains, River Bandits split doubleheader
The News-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
game to propel the Captains to a 2-1 walkoff win over the River Bandits. The victory came in extra innings because minor-league doubleheader games are shortened from nine to seven innings. With their first win since July 4, the Captains snapped... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Rhys Hoskins driving them in for Fightin Philsinternet Friday morning to find out who has driven in the most runs in professi
Rhys Hoskins driving them in for Fightin Phils
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
internet Friday morning to find out who has driven in the most runs in professional baseball, you would have found a minor leaguer in Pennsylvania by way of Sacramento topping the charts. Rhys Dean Hoskins, age 23, credits a leg kick he developed... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sports - The Times-Tribuneout. Rivero relieved Sherriff. Marrero homered. IL 4, PCL 2. Porcupine points
Sports - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
out. Rivero relieved Sherriff. Marrero homered. IL 4, PCL 2. Porcupine points ■ The starting lineup for the International League had a decided Yankees feel. Each of the first five hitters in the lineup either are current or former members of the... Read more
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Petluma360.com
What’s next for Little League district champions? ARGUS-COURIER STAFF | July 13, 2016, 9:51AM After dominating in the cozy con
What’s next for Little League district champions?
Petluma360.com / Posted 16 days ago
ARGUS-COURIER STAFF | July 13, 2016, 9:51AM After dominating in the cozy confines of their home parks, the surviving Petaluma Little League All-Star teams become travel teams for the rest of the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Sports TransactionsBy The Associated Press Published: July 13, 2016 11:00 AM BASEBALL American L
Sports Transactions
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 16 days ago
By The Associated Press Published: July 13, 2016 11:00 AM BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES -- Optioned RHP Jason Garcia to Bowie (EL). BOSTON RED SOX -- Assigned OF Ryan LaMarre outright to Pawtucket (IL). Agreed to... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Monday's Sports Deals Published: July 12, 2016 11:00 AM BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX -
Monday's Sports Deals
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 17 days ago
Published: July 12, 2016 11:00 AM BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX -- Optioned RHP Noe Ramirez to Pawtucket (IL). CHICAGO WHITE SOX -- Optioned RHP Chris Beck to Charlotte (IL). CLEVELAND INDIANS -- Released RHP Joba... Read more
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NBA.com
West Roundup: Tracking the free agency movesAll-NBA Selection (five First Team, one Second Team) and four-time single-seaso
West Roundup: Tracking the free agency moves
NBA.com / Posted 18 days ago
All-NBA Selection (five First Team, one Second Team) and four-time single-season scoring leader, Durant was named the league MVP in 2013-14, tallying a career-best and league-leading 32.0 points per game. Durant, 27, posted averages of 28.2... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Kings sign Arron Afflalo, Garrett Temple, Matt Barnes and Anthony TolliverThe Sacramento Kings today signed free agent guards Arron Afflalo and Garrett T
Kings sign Arron Afflalo, Garrett Temple, Matt Barnes and Anthony Tolliver
Inside Hoops / Posted 19 days ago
The Sacramento Kings today signed free agent guards Arron Afflalo and Garrett Temple and forwards Matt Barnes and Anthony Tolliver, according to Vice President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Vlade Divac. “Adding these skilled veterans... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sports Watch (July 10): This week on TVat N.Y. Mets, 1 p.m., TBS. • N.Y. Yankees at Cleveland, 1 p.m., YES. • Arizon
Sports Watch (July 10): This week on TV
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
at N.Y. Mets, 1 p.m., TBS. • N.Y. Yankees at Cleveland, 1 p.m., YES. • Arizona at San Francisco, 8 p.m., ESPN. • Summer League: Chicago vs. Philadelphia, 8:30 p.m., ESPN2. • Summer League: Phoenix vs. Boston, 10:30 p.m., ESPN2. • UEFA European... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Horse racing needs its best to keep runningcountry is about to witness its greatest summer, fall and winter seasons in may
Horse racing needs its best to keep running
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
country is about to witness its greatest summer, fall and winter seasons in maybe a generation and a half. Of course, Sacramento will get the short end of this stick again, with Cal Expo shut out of staging any meaningful late-season... Read more
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Paradise Post
Paradise issues first edition of fall schedulesEddie Saltzman — contributed file. Junior Carly Otten (right) and the Bobcats m
Paradise issues first edition of fall schedules
Paradise Post / Posted 21 days ago
Eddie Saltzman — contributed file. Junior Carly Otten (right) and the Bobcats move into a new eight-team league this year. Paradise >> Believe it or not, the Paradise High fall sports season is almost complete as the school recently released nearly... Read more
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J Weekly
facesTamar says. Ari has been playing baseball since he was 5, including with the NO
faces
J Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
Tamar says. Ari has been playing baseball since he was 5, including with the NOLL/SOLL (North Oakland/South Oakland) Little League. The Fendel family moved to Israel for a year and will come back to Berkeley when Ari returns from the... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Transactions Published: July 7, 2016 3:00 AM BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES
Transactions
The Alliance Review / Posted 22 days ago
Published: July 7, 2016 3:00 AM BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES -- Agreed to terms with OF Markel Jones and RHP Joe Johnson on minor league contracts. CHICAGO WHITE SOX -- Placed C Alex Avila on the 15-day DL. Transferred... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
RHP Jake Thompson Among Three Earning Phillies' Monthly HonorsThe Phillies' Minor League Hitter of the Month was first baseman Rhys Hoskins,
RHP Jake Thompson Among Three Earning Phillies' Monthly Honors
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 23 days ago
The Phillies' Minor League Hitter of the Month was first baseman Rhys Hoskins, the Pitcher of the Month was Jake Thompson and the defender was shortstop J.P. Crawford. Hoskins, who was also named the Double A Eastern League Player of the Month, hit... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
SPORTS BRIEFINGmilitary personnel are also free. His best day on the links COLUMBIANA - Hunt
SPORTS BRIEFING
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 23 days ago
military personnel are also free. His best day on the links COLUMBIANA - Hunter Smith registered a hole-in-one at the Valley Golf Club Tuesday. The Leetonia resident used a pitching wedge to ace the 140-yard second hole. He golfing partners... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
What Kevin Durant's move to the Warriors tells us about tax ratesOklahoma City Thunder expired at the end of this past season. Given his choice
What Kevin Durant's move to the Warriors tells us about tax rates
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Oklahoma City Thunder expired at the end of this past season. Given his choice of signing with basically any team in the league, he announced Monday he'll be joining the Golden State Warriors, who play their home games in Oakland, thus subjecting... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Adam Jahn-Harry Williams combination clicks for Republic FCit’s just wistful thinking, and admittedly, it is highly improbable. But maybe
Adam Jahn-Harry Williams combination clicks for Republic FC
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
it’s just wistful thinking, and admittedly, it is highly improbable. But maybe someday in the soccer future of Sacramento, if and when the city gains top-tier status in the United States version of the world game, and if the right... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Patterson shines in high jump at Olympic TrialsWatsonville’s Nate Garcia, right, celebrates with his team after hitting a home
Patterson shines in high jump at Olympic Trials
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
Watsonville’s Nate Garcia, right, celebrates with his team after hitting a home run at Pajaro Valley Little League on Friday. (Kevin Johnson -- Santa Cruz Sentinel) Santa Cruz high jumper Elizabeth Patterson cruised during qualifying action at the... Read more
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Paradise Post
Chico Heat beat Sacramento Stealth 7-5Chico >> As thermostats read triple digits at game time, the Chico Heat and Sac
Chico Heat beat Sacramento Stealth 7-5
Paradise Post / Posted 29 days ago
Chico >> As thermostats read triple digits at game time, the Chico Heat and Sacramento Stealth hit the diamond Tuesday night with sweat on their brows. Boiling temperatures had something to do with that, as did a rough month of June for both... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Earthquakes to end affiliation with Republic FCThe San Jose Earthquakes of Major League Soccer announced Tuesday morning that
Earthquakes to end affiliation with Republic FC
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
The San Jose Earthquakes of Major League Soccer announced Tuesday morning that they have signed a two-year affiliation with the USL expansion Reno 1868 FC beginning in the 2017 season. The move will end San Jose’s three-year affiliation with Republic... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Ackemann snaps own county high jump recordAckemann broke her own county high jump record to win the Junior Olympics Regio
Ackemann snaps own county high jump record
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted a month ago
Ackemann broke her own county high jump record to win the Junior Olympics Region 16 competition Saturday in Sacramento. The incoming San Lorenzo Valley High junior leapt 5 feet, 8 3/4 inches. Ackemann’s previous PR had been 5-8,... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Darren Collison’s legal woes are rarity for local professional athletesCamp at Etiwanda High School in Rancho Cucamonga, CA Tuesday, June 24, 2014. (P
Darren Collison’s legal woes are rarity for local professional athletes
San Bernardino Sun / Posted a month ago
Camp at Etiwanda High School in Rancho Cucamonga, CA Tuesday, June 24, 2014. (Photo by Jennifer Cappuccio Maher/Inland Valley Daily Bulletin) Inland sports fans have been fortunate that athletes from the area have rarely produced a negative... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Is San Diego Ready To ADD Pro Sports Teams?would be the San Diego Gulls. The new hockey franchise had a wildly successful
Is San Diego Ready To ADD Pro Sports Teams?
NBC San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
would be the San Diego Gulls. The new hockey franchise had a wildly successful inaugural season in the American Hockey League playing at Valley View Casino Center, which is also operated by AEG. People I’ve spoken to with the Gulls say they... Read more
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SB Nation
2016 NBA Draft Grades: Sixers, 29 other teams did the best they couldHendrix guitar solo. Furkan Korkmaz is both the 76ers' second ever player named
2016 NBA Draft Grades: Sixers, 29 other teams did the best they could
SB Nation / Posted 1 months ago
Hendrix guitar solo. Furkan Korkmaz is both the 76ers' second ever player named Furkan and its first to share a name with a League of Legends champion. Well done, Sixers! The Knicks did not get into the draft, and went without a pick for the first... Read more

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