Santa Rosa's Kylie Oden looks to pass as Liberty's Jamesha Green defends during the game held at Santa Rosa High School, Tuesday, February 24, 2015.   (CRISTA JEREMIASON / The Press Democrat)

NCS girls basketball: Santa Rosa wins to cap big night for NBL

Santa Rosa, Montgomery, Ukiah, Windsor all win in first round of NCS playoffs. Read Article →

PD Preps Insider: Maria Carrillo’s Netherda draws interest in Berkeley

All-Empire Large School Defensive Player of the Year is heading to Cal as a "preferred walk-on." Read Article →
Devin Murray practices with her Santa Rosa teammates Monday in preparation for the start of NCS playoffs. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat)

For Santa Rosa’s Devin Murray, the old feeling is back

Santa Rosa's Devin Murray thought her career was over but doctors OK'd her return. Read Article →

NBL girls basketball: Cardinal Newman rolls to tournament title

Cardinals cruise 71-30 for their 17th consecutive victory. Read Article →
Cardinal Newman's Hailey Vice-Neat reaches for the rebound during the game held at Cardinal Newman High School, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school girls basketball roundup: Cardinal Newman trounces Montgomery 80-53

Cardinal Newman raced to its 16th win in a row Tuesday night Read Article →
Cardinal Newman's Jamon Roberts grabs a rebound while Casa Grande's Will Crain grabs his arm in the first half on Friday night. (Photo by John Burgess / The Press Democrat)

High school boys basketball: Cardinal Newman, Montgomery share NBL crown

Teams needed road wins Friday to share the NBL title, and both came through. Read Article →
Santa Rosa's Bre Ririe looks to the basket as Montgomery's LaDonna Saint Louis defends during the game held at Santa Rosa High School, Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school girls basketball roundup: Sonoma Valley wins SCL title

Sonoma Valley captured its first outright SCL title in 31 years Thursday night. Read Article →
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High school boys basketball roundup: Lobos secure share of SCL title

Elsie Allen clinched at least a tie for the SCL title Wednesday night with a win. Read Article →

Wednesday’s prep wrestling roundup

Healdsburg won the much-anticipated Sonoma County League wrestling showdown at El Molino High on Wednesday night by a runaway score of 54-18. Read Article →
Cardinal Newman's Kylie Kiech drives to the basket between Santa Rosa's Sara Howard, left, and Kylie Oden during Tuesday's game at Newman.
Credit: Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat

Cardinal Newman girls claim NBL title

Cardinal Newman’s girls basketball team captured its second straight North Bay League regular season title Tuesday night by defeating visiting Santa Rosa, 65-43. Read Article →

Dissa & Data: Analy, Elsie Allen, Windsor, Santa Rosa fans vie to be best

Analy, Elsie Allen, Windsor and Santa Rosa high schools are finalists in the inaugural year of Battle of the Fans. Read Article →
Windsor's Jessica Barbosa, center top, fights for the ball against Montgomery's LaDonna Saint Louis, left, Jazmin Basmajian, center bottom and Paige Raven, right, during the game held at Montgomery High School, Friday, Feb. 6, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school basketball roundup: Elsie Allen boys closing in on SCL title

Lobos on the cusp of winning SCL title after 57-49 win over Analy. Read Article →
Casa Grande's Jon Christy comes down with the rebound against Windsor's Thomas Drew during the game held at Windsor High School, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school boys basketball roundup: Casa Grande stays atop NBL with 49-34 win over Windsor

Casa Grande continued to control its destiny in the North Bay League. Read Article →

North Bay League All-League Volleyball, 2014

All-league teams are selected by the coaches Read Article →
2014-15 All-Empire girls golfer of the year Kara Curry of Santa Rosa High School. (John Burgess / The Press Democrat)

All-Empire girls golf player of the year: Kara Curry

Santa Rosa High golfer praised for her consistency, leadership Read Article →
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High school boys basketball roundup: Cardinals even the score against Jaguars, 55-42

Cardinal Newman gets revenge against team that ended perfect record. Read Article →

Newman girls thump Windsor, 67-17

Cardinal Newman’s girls basketball team defeated Windsor, 67-17. Read Article →
Elsie Allen High player Jalen Busby (11) making his layup over several Piner High players during the first half of Friday's game at Piner High in Santa Rosa. Jan. 30, 2015. ( Erik Castro / for The Press Democrat)

High school boys basketball roundup: Elsie Allen alone atop SCL after beating Piner 81-65

Behind Jalen Busby’s 42 points, Elsie Allen assumed sole possession of first place. Read Article →
Santa Rosa's Emily Codding drives to the basket as Windsor's Hannah May defends during the game held at Windsor High School, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school girls basketball roundup: Panthers hold off Jaguars 65-55

Santa Rosa drained a dozen 3-point shots as the Panthers beat Windsor Thursday. Read Article →
Cardinal Newman's Damian Wallace drives to the basket past Casa Grande's Tommy Buickerood. (Christopher Chung / The Press Democrat)

Newman shocks Casa Grande with frantic last-minute rally

Cardinal Newman rallied from a six-point deficit in the final 40 seconds to defeat Casa Grande, 60-54, before a standing-room only crowd Monday night at the Cardinals’ gym. Read Article →
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High school boys basketball roundup: Gauchos’ win streak preserved by rally

Casa Grande rallied in the final five minutes to defeat Montgomery, 55-44. Read Article →
Rancho Cotate High School boys soccer coach Eamon Kelly led his team to its first-ever NBL league championship this season. (John Burgess / The Press Democrat)

NBL boys soccer votes to shift seasons

It’s now official: North Bay League boys soccer will be played in the winter. Read Article →
Cardinal Newman's Jasmine Henderson goes to the basket as Santa Rosa's Kylie Oden defends during a game held at Santa Rosa High School, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school girls basketball: Cardinals in a romp over Santa Rosa, 66-33

The Cardinal Newman girls basketball team won the battle of the North Bay League titans Read Article →
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High school wrestling: Ukiah remains perfect in NBL

Ukiah kept its wrestling record unblemished by defeating visiting Rancho Cotate. Read Article →
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High school boys basketball roundup: Montgomery offense heats up vs. Windsor

Montgomery ended the game on a 21-3 run while defeating visiting Windsor, 59-38 Read Article →
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High school girls basketball: Panthers get big win over Rancho Cotate

Kylie Oden played her best game of the season Saturday night. Read Article →
Casa Grande's JJ Anderson goes up for a shot as Windsor's Gabe Knight defends during the game held at Casa Grande High School, Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school boys basketball roundup: Gauchos alone at top of NBL

Casa Grande defeated visiting Windsor, 61-45. Read Article →
Petaluma's Cassie Baddeley tries to stop Analy's Isabella Niedermair from going to the basket during the game held at Petaluma High School, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school girls basketball roundup: Analy tops Petaluma in overtime

Tigers held on to defeat Petaluma, 65-60, in a SCL game Thursday night. Read Article →
Maria Carrillo's Clayton Andrews goes up for a shot as Montgomery's Zac Merriken, left, and Lane Young, right, defend during the game held at Maria Carrillo High School, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school boys basketball roundup: Windsor hands Cardinal Newman first loss

Windsor defeated previously unbeaten Cardinal Newman, 43-36. Read Article →
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High school girls basketball roundup: Newman defeats Windsor in NBL play

Maya Flores and Hailey Vice-Neat scored 17 points apiece Tuesday night to lead visiting Cardinal Newman to a 55-36 victory over Windsor in North Bay League girls basketball action. Read Article →