Kasey Mansen of Cardinal Newman attempts to turn a double play on Maria Carrillo's Clayton Pool, on Wednesday at Cardinal Newman High school in Santa Rosa. 
(KENT PORTER / Press Democrat)

Clayton Pool saves day for Maria Carrillo

A diving grab in seventh helped Maria Carrillo edge Cardinal Newman 7-6 Wednesday. Read Article →
Zobee Miller Lower Lake High School

All-Empire Small School Girls Basketball: Miller’s will overcomes

Lower Lake senior excels at game despite loss of vision in one eye Read Article →
Windsor catcher Angelica Terrel was hitting .605 with three home runs and 12 RBI (photo by Crista Jeremiason, The Press Democrat)

Windsor softball loses star catcher

Windsor softball’s resurgent season suffered a big blow with the loss of All-Empire catcher Angelica Terrel to a serious ankle injury Read Article →
Petaluma's Brie Gerhardt, center, tries to get back to first as Analy's Kaiya Ming, left, and Alina Goodrum try to stop her during Tuesday's game. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

SCL softball: Petaluma storms back to beat Analy 5-2

Tuesday's win puts Petaluma alone atop SCL with a 5-0 record. Read Article →
Cardinal Newman senior P.J. Klee was a strong contender to become the first Empire wrestler to win a state championship in eight years. (Conner Jay / The Press Democrat)

All-Empire boys wrestling: Newman’s Klee not looking back

The senior's remarkable season came to a disappointing end, but P.J. Klee is already gearing up for the next challenge - going to West Point in the fall. Read Article →
The Press Democrat's All-Empire Girls Wrestler of the Year, Casa Grande senior Erika Mihalca (photo by Crista Jeremiason, The Press Democrat)

All-Empire girls wrestling: Sacrifice pays off for Mihalca

Casa Grande senior doesn’t mind swapping social activities for mat stardom. Read Article →
Windsor's Angelica Terrel, left, congratulates pitcher Kaleo Pearl after winning the game during the game held at Windsor High School, April 14, 2014. (Photo by Crista Jeremiason, The Press Democrat)

NBL softball: Pearl, Terrel lead Windsor past Maria Carrillo

Kaleo Pearl pitched her best game of the season Monday. Read Article →
Jenna Bauer

Swimming: Montgomery’s Jenna Bauer aims for 1st section title

Vikings senior looks to cap high school swimming career with a North Coast Section title. Read Article →
Santa Rosa's Morgan Bertsch, NBL all-league Co-Player of the Year (photo by Alvin Jornada, The Press Democrat)

North Bay League all-league girls basketball, 2014

All-league teams are selected by coaches. Read Article →
Analy's Jenna Petray, center, fights for possession of the ball with Petaluma's Joelle Krist (40) during a game this season. (Photo by Alvin Jornada, The Press Democrat)

Sonoma County League all-league girls basketball, 2014

All-league teams are selected by coaches Read Article →
Montgomery catcher Paedyn Miramontez, center, shows the home plate umpire the ball after tagging Ukiah's Dylan Lancaster during Wednesday's game in Santa Rosa. (Christopher Chung / The Press Democrat)

NBL baseball: Montgomery storms back to beat Ukiah 3-2

Also: Maria Carrillo over Santa Rosa; Casa tops Rancho and Newman wins over Windsor. Read Article →
Sonoma County League all-league MVP Malcolm Jenkins of Analy (photo by Alvin Jornada, The Press Democrat)

Sonoma County League all-league boys basketball, 2014

All-league teams are selected by coaches Read Article →
North Bay League all-league MVP Alec Raven of Montgomery (Photo by Alvin Jornada, The Press Democrat)

North Bay League all-league boys basketball, 2014

All-league teams are selected by coaches Read Article →
Montgomery vs. Petaluma Girls Basketball

Former Montgomery teammates reunite for record-setting college season

Viking standouts Claire Donnelly and Chantal Evett are continuing their winning ways. Read Article →
rabinowittz baseball

Sonoma County League baseball: Analy, Petaluma rack up victories

The Tigers knock off Piner 11-3, while the Trojans dominate in 8-1 rout over El Molino Read Article →
Rancho Cotate catcher Carolina Camacho reaches to tag out Maria Carrillo's Randi McMahan at home during the game at Maria Carrillo High School, April 7, 2014. (Photo by Crista Jeremiason, The Press Democrat)

Pumas prevail in clash of NBL softball elite

Maria Carrillo rallied for a 5-4 victory over visiting Rancho Cotate on Monday. Read Article →
Dane Erbst lays down a sacrifice bunt in the eighth inning against Cosumnes River College on Thursday. (John Burgess / The Press Democrat)

SRJC baseball: Bear Cubs grinding it out in Big 8 conference

The Bear Cubs fell to Cosumnes River College in 11 innings Thursday. Read Article →
El Molino competitor Ethan Auch is greeted at the finish line by Anna Belli at the Granite Bay Grinder race last month.

Petaluma front and center for high school cycling this weekend

NorCal High School Cycling League's Farm Round Up Weekend at Five Springs Farm is first visit to Sonoma County. Read Article →
Santa Rosa shortstop Michael Walker and catcher Sawyer Croft watch as a bunt stays fair to load the bases Wednesday against Cardinal Newman. (JOHN BURGESS / The Press Democrat)

High school baseball: Imm sparks Newman past Santa Rosa

Sophomore snaps slump with pair of doubles, four RBIs to key Cardinals' victory Wednesday. Read Article →
Windsor senior Zoe Brook was inspired by local tennis legend Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman to launch an effort to build more tennis courts in Windsor for her senior project. (Christopher Chung/ The Press Democrat)

Local legend provides inspiration for Windsor’s Zoe Brook

The Windsor senior is using a local pro's story to raise support for more courts. Read Article →
Petaluma's Joelle Krist makes a play during a game last season. (Photo by John Burgess, The Press Democrat)

Petaluma star Joelle Krist commits to Arizona

Arizona is a dream come true for Petaluma's power-hitting junior infielder. Read Article →
Ukiah wrestling coach Gary Cavender, right, helped guide Pablo Gonzalez, left, on a path that would lead to an NCS wrestling championship.  (CRISTA JEREMIASON / The Press Democrat)

Ukiah’s Pablo Gonzalez goes 4-2 at national championships

Pablo Gonzalez didn't have a bad weekend competing with the best of the best on the East Coast. Read Article →
Catcher Angelica Terrel congratulates Rachelle Butulia on her complete game shutout. Windsor beat Santa Rosa on Thursday. (John Burgess / The Press Democrat)

NBL softball: Windsor blanks Santa Rosa 1-0

Jaguars' Rachelle Butulia hurling a shutout to open North Bay League play. Read Article →
A photo of Marcus Johnson playing basketball for Rincon Valley Middle School. Photo used as the centerpiece for memorial during  a candle light vigil at Rincon Valley Middle School on on Sunday, March, 17, 2013. 
(SCOTT MANCHESTER / The Press Democrat)

Marcus Johnson Memorial Basketball Tournament takes place Saturday

The inaugural Marcus Johnson Memorial Basketball 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament takes place Saturday to provide shoes, youth registration costs to players in need Read Article →
Analy wrestling coach Ryan Stevens, left, and wrestler Ryan Rypka hold up a pennant celebrating the school’s first Sonoma County League wrestling title since 1975. (Photo by Analy High School)

Analy wrestling coach Ryan Stevens battling cancer

Wrestling community comes together in effort to raise money to help cover medical expenses Read Article →
Montgomery's Scott Ware leaps for a catch as Sonoma's Seth Smith tries to bring him down in Monty's 20-19 win over Sonoma Valley HS on Saturday.
Sept, 17, 2000. Ware will be inducted into the SRJC Hall of Fame this year. 
(JOHN BURGESS / The Press Democrat, 2000)

SRJC set to induct Hall of Fame class

Bear Cubs honorees include football players and long-time equipment managers. Read Article →
Petaluma's Austin Thomason slides under the tag of Analy shortstop Joaquin Meckler. (John Burgess / The Press Democrat)

SCL baseball: Petaluma, Analy battle to 7-7 draw

Tigers, Trojans played 11 innings before the game was called due to darkness Tuesday. Read Article →
Maria Carrillo second baseman Andrew Vaughn makes a throw to first base after tagging out Cardinal Newman's Jeff Rebello during Saturday's game. (ALVIN JORNADA / The Press Democrat)

PD Preps Insider: Pumas shine on the diamond

Maria Carrillo's baseball and softball teams both win weekend tournaments Read Article →
Maria Carrillo vs. Cardinal Newman Baseball

Maria Carrillo takes Westcott Tournament crown

Pumas' arms pitch out of jams in 6-2 victory over Cardinal Newman. Read Article →
San Diego State’s JJ O'Brien (20) and New Mexico State’s Kevin Aronis race for a loose ball during the first half of a second-round game in Spokane, Wash., on Thursday, March 20, 2014.

NCAA tournament: SRJC, Analy alum sends New Mexico State to OT

New Mexico State's late rally gave it a chance to upset San Diego State in the NCAA tournament. Read Article →