Buhach Colony coach Kevin Navarra chose to discontinue the school’s football camp after mixed reviews a year ago under California’s contact restrictions. The same held true for a number of schools. With the three-week dead period set to begin Monday, the end of the summer has an anticlimactic feel.
Former Gustine High football coach Russell McWilliams said his 3-year-old daughter is progressing following a three-vehicle collision in Redding on Wednesday. Two communities separated by 265 miles have helped comfort the family and a beloved football coach.
Former Merced High School star Madilyn Nickles homered in her second at-bat, hitting a two-run blast to left-center field in a 17-0 win over Mexico in the World Cup of Softball in Oklahoma City on Wednesday.
A.J. Stewart hauled in three touchdown passes and finished with 162 yards on four receptions to lead the North to a 29-7 win over the South in the 31st annual North/South Rotary All-Star Football Classic in front of about 2,000 people at Veterans Stadium.
Daniel Ambriz had never experienced anything like it. The Merced High School senior couldn’t help but take in the moment as he was on the track for the CIF State Track & Field Championships in Clovis this month.
Brandon LaBry hasn’t had much down time since he graduated from Gustine High School this spring. He has occupied his time playing in football and baseball all-star games.LaBry will represent the Redskins in the 31st annual North/South Rotary Football Classic at Veterans Stadium on Friday at 7:30 p.m. This will be his fourth all-star game this summer.