High school boys basketball roundup: Windsor routs Maria Carrillo 63-28 to win NBL

For the third time in six years, a boys basketball team has gone undefeated in North Bay League play. Read Article →

High school boys basketball: Windsor closes in on perfect league season

Windsor moved to within one game of a perfect North Bay League season Wednesday night as the Jaguars handled visiting Rancho Cotate 62-38. Read Article →

Bradley Smith, injured Petaluma baseball star, makes full recovery

If there ever was someone equipped to handle sports stardom at an early age, it was Bradley Smith. Read Article →

High school boys basketball: Windsor beats Cardinal Newman 58-44

Gabe Knight scored 25 points to lead the Jaguars. Read Article →

Small schools basketball preview: Cloverdale’s boys, girls teams expected to soar

The cozier campuses of the Redwood Empire are dribbling into league play. Read Article →

SCL basketball preview: Two unpredictable races

The expected winners in both boys and girls basketball are up in the air. Read Article →

NBL basketball preview: Newman girls, Windsor boys on top

If early predications hold, the league title fight will not be much of a fight at all. Read Article →

High school basketball roundup: Montgomery takes 2nd in Callan tournament

For the second Saturday in a row, Montgomery’s boys basketball team had to settle for second place in a holiday tournament. Read Article →

Rancho Cotate seeking another title in boys soccer

The Cougars are feeling pretty good about their chances in this new, winter soccer season. Read Article →

Late Casa Grande coach James Forni to be honored at Brett Callan Memorial Tournament

10th annual Brett Callan Memorial will be contested Thursday through Saturday. Read Article →

High school basketball tournaments wrap-up: Cardinal Newman falls to San Marin in Rose City final

San Marin spotted Cardinal Newman a first quarter lead, but then came back and soundly defeated the host Cardinals, 51-32. Read Article →

Cardinal Newman gets good news about injured football-basketball player Damian Wallace

There was positive news following an MRI on the left knee of Damian Wallace. Read Article →

Dissa and Data: Rancho Cotate boys basketball anticipates improvement

Expect Rancho Cotate’s boys basketball team to be much improved over last year’s squad. Read Article →

High school basketball: It’s tournament week in the Redwood Empire

Another five prep basketball tournaments are on tap for this week and next throughout the Redwood Empire. Read Article →

Cardinal Newman senior Connor Rubattino’s football injury may not derail basketball season after all

The best basketball player in the Redwood Empire might still play basketball this year after getting new medical news. Read Article →
Zac Tiedeman, Montgomery's new varsity boys basketball coach, played for the Vikings from 2003-06.
(Kent Porter / Press Democrat)

Former Montgomery star Tiedeman is Vikings’ new coach

Zac Tiedeman always longed to coach the varsity team at his alma mater. Read Article →
Archbishop Hanna's Armani Perry in a 2013 game. (PD File, 2013)

Small-school East squad beats West 83-82 in All-Star game

Archbishop Hanna’s Armani Perry drained a 3-pointer with 11 seconds remaining to lift the East squad over the West. Read Article →
Archbishop Hanna's Armani Perry in a 2013 game. (PD File, 2013)

All-Star boys basketball game set for Saturday

Top senior boys basketball players from around the area will be showcased Saturday. Read Article →

PD Preps Insider (Dissa & Data): El Molino boys volleyball in NCS semifinals

El Molino High School will be the scene tonight of the region’s biggest boys volleyball match of the year when the Lions take on Berean Christian in a North Coast Section Division 3 semifinal. Read Article →
Cardinal Newman's Gunnar Walker. (PD File, 2015)

NBL, SCL basketball stars play one last game Friday

Friday's boys’ and girls’ senior all-star basketball games are chock full of talent. Read Article →

All-Empire Large-School Boys Basketball Player of the Year: Connor Rubattino, Cardinal Newman

Connor Rubattino has a big-game mentality. Read Article →

All-Empire Large-School Boys Basketball Team, 2014-2015

Who made the 2014-2015 All-Empire large-school boys basketball team? Read Article →
Archbishop Hanna senior Armani Perry scored a career-high 40 points in the NCS championship game against St. Bernard's. (Photo by Christopher Chung, The Press Democrat)

All-Empire Small-School Boys Basketball Player of the Year: Armani Perry, Archbishop Hanna

Floundering in Oakland, Perry got a new start and made the most of it at Archbishop Hanna. Read Article →

All-Empire Small-School Boys Basketball Team, 2014-15

Who made the 2014-2015 All-Empire small-school boys basketball team? Read Article →

Small School Bridge League: All-league basketball teams

All-league teams are selected by coaches. Read Article →
Former Montgomery head coach Tom Fitchie disputes a referee's call during a basketball game in 2014. (PD File)

Padecky: Tom Fitchie an indefinable basketball coach

Go ahead, try. Try to put Tom Fitchie in a box. Try to define him neatly. Read Article →

North Bay League all-league boys basketball, 2015

All-league teams are selected by coaches. Read Article →
In this November 2014 file photo, Sonoma Academy's Rylee Bowen takes first place in Division 5 with a time of 18:36 during the 2014 CIF State Cross Country Championships at Woodward Park in Fresno. 
(Crista Jeremiason/The Press Democrat)

PD Preps Insider: Bowen wins 3,000m at Stanford

Locals put on a fine showing at the super-competitive Stanford Invitational track meet last weekend in Palo Alto, highlighted by Rylee Bowen’s victory in the 3,000 meters. Read Article →
Saint Mary's Aren Ulmer, left, and Nyjahl Thompson, right, double-team Cardinal Newman's Gunnar Walker during the game held at Cardinal Newman High School, Tuesday, March 17, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason/The Press Democrat)

CIF boys basketball playoffs: Cardinal Newman falls to St. Mary’s, 61-43

Newman boys were Redwood Empire's last remaining hope for a NorCal title. Read Article →
Cardinal Newman's leading scorer, Connor Rubattino. (John Burgess / The Press Democrat)

Cardinal Newman basketball teams get double dose of opportunity

Cardinal Newman boys and girls host games Tuesday with the NorCal finals at stake. Read Article →