Fun in the Sun softball camps this summer in Petaluma

University of California of Santa Barbara softball player Ashley Ludlow, who prepped at Casa Grande High School in Petaluma, is offering three advanced skills camps this summer in Petaluma. Read Article →

High school track: Carrillo, Santa Rosa among top teams at NCS Redwood Empire meet

Maria Carrillo and Santa Rosa continue to be the cream of the Sonoma County track and field crop, as the schools demonstrated Saturday at the North Coast Section Redwood Empire championships at Piner High. Read Article →

High school track: Bowen wins three races with ease

Rylee Bowen comfortably won three distance races and Sonoma Academy teammate Remy Barbiero captured two field events at the North Coast Section Class A meet on Saturday at Montgomery High. Read Article →

High school baseball: Casa Grande outslugs Maria Carrillo 14-5 to win NBL tournament title

In a game that featured 28 hits, Casa Grande scored six runs in the first inning and went on to defeat Maria Carrillo, 14-5, in the NBL baseball tournament championship played Friday at Cardinal Newman. Read Article →

Ian Herculson, Maria Carrillo ready to run in North Coast Section meet

Maria Carrillo figures to have as many contenders as anyone Saturday. Read Article →

Benefield: Rylee Bowen just wants to have fun — and win

Rylee Bowen, the phenomenal sophomore from Sonoma Academy who has produced national-best times this spring, is bearing down on the heart of postseason prep racing. Read Article →

Vikings shut down Cougars, 8-1, to win NBL softball championship game

The Montgomery softball team picked a great time to play its best game of the season. Read Article →

Benefield: High school seniors to compete in one more basketball game

The game marks the final prep hoops game for nearly 50 area seniors. Read Article →

NBL baseball tournament: Maria Carrillo shuts down Montgomery

Andrew Vaughn and Cade Sheets combined on a four-hitter as Maria Carrillo defeated visiting Montgomery 6-1 to advance to the championship of the North Bay League Tournament. Read Article →

Cardinal Newman’s Monica Mertle named MaxPreps State Coach of the Year

MaxPreps announced its All-State team last week, and Cardinals coach Monica Mertle was the site’s California girls State Coach of the Year. Read Article →

Benefield: Maria Carrillo’s quest begins

The Pumas, loaded with 10 seniors, roared to a 12-2 record in the North Bay League, wrapping up the title and sowing confidence for a North Coast Section playoff run where they will compete in Division 2. Read Article →

Sonoma County golfers struggle in windy conditions at NCS tournament

The season came to an end for Redwood Empire high school golfers on Monday in the NCS Tournament of Champions as no team or individual shot low enough to advance to the NorCal Championship. Read Article →

High school softball: Analy, Petaluma to share SCL crown

Analy and Petaluma both won on Thursday and will share the Sonoma County League softball crown. Read Article →

High school baseball roundup: Maria Carrillo clinches NBL title

Maria Carrillo locked up its second North Bay League baseball title in three years Wednesday as the Pumas defeated visiting Rancho Cotate, 10-4. Read Article →

High school baseball roundup: Analy beats El Molino 4-2

Analy can take sole possession of the crown on Friday with a victory at Piner in the regular season finale. Read Article →

Sophomore’s big blast lifts Montgomery over Rancho Cotate

The Montgomery Vikings did Thursday what no other North Bay League softball team could do all season. Read Article →

High school golf: Montgomery, Analy claim league tournament crowns

In golf tournaments Monday, Montgomery claimed the North Bay League trophy while Analy took the top prize in the Sonoma County League. Read Article →

Wong brothers will lead local contingent to NCS tennis championships

The top prep tennis players in Sonoma County will be in Alamo on Friday for the North Coast Section Division 1 Championship. Read Article →

Sonoma Academy pitchers get sixth consecutive no-hitter

The hits just keep coming. Or, actually, the hits just aren’t coming at all. At least when you’re facing Sonoma Academy baseball pitchers, that is. Read Article →

Scooby Wright looking to join parade of Redwood Empire’s NFL draftees

Wright, who played linebacker at Cardinal Newman High School and then at the University of Arizona, is expected to be selected in this year’s NFL draft. Read Article →

Petaluma, Analy headed for showdown on baseball field

Petaluma hopes to exact revenge for its only league loss this season when the Trojans host the undefeated Analy Tigers on Friday in a pivotal Sonoma County League baseball game. Read Article →

Montgomery High freshman Justin Richter wins NBL singles tennis title

Montgomery’s Justin Richter was as surprised as everyone else when he captured the North Bay League boys tennis singles tournament title on Monday at Santa Rosa High. Read Article →

Benefield: Kelseyville pitcher Noah Lyndall keeps cool in real-life emergency

On April 15 Kelseyville pitcher Noah Lyndall did the nearly impossible, he notched a win and a save on the same night. Read Article →

Padecky: Analy softball star Saja Spearman-Weaver takes command of her life

She was the only girl on a T-ball team in Forestville when it happened. The 8-year-old boy shoved the 8-year-old girl, knocking her off first base with this exit admonishment: “You’re stupid.” Read Article →

Sonoma Academy pitchers blank RVC in fifth consecutive no-hitter

It’s pretty rare that a pitcher is grateful for two errors his infielders make. But that’s just what happened in Sonoma Academy’s 3-0 victory Tuesday night over visiting Rincon Valley Christian – keeping intact a historic team streak of five consecutive no-hitters. Read Article →

Dissa and Data: Jaguars to wrestle in college

Two of Windsor’s star wrestlers signed letters-of-intent to continue their careers in college. Plus, more prep sports news and notes. Read Article →

Benefield: Cardinal Newman’s Lexie Raasch gets a perfect response

In all of his nearly two decades at this, Ukiah High School’s Gary Venturi, last year’s All-Empire large schools softball coach of the year, had never seen anything like it. Read Article →

High school all-stars primed for one more show in Kiwanis doubleheader

The best high school soccer players from the North Bay and Sonoma County leagues and North Central League are once again teaming up to play in an all-star game that will serve as a farewell for many seniors. Read Article →

Benefield: El Molino runner Brian Schulz sets a determined pace

Schultz set top 10 all-Empire times for freshmen and sophomores in both the 1,600- and 3,200-meter races his first two years at El Molino. Read Article →

Rylee Bowen clocks nation’s fastest 3,200 time for high school runner

Sonoma Academy’s Rylee Bowen captured the 3,200-meter girls race Saturday at the 49th annual Arcadia Invitational in Los Angeles and she did it the hard way. Read Article →