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 →

NCS basketball: First-round schedule for Redwood Empire teams

First-round games for Redwood Empire teams in the NCS tournament. Read Article →
Tom Bonfigli's Cardinal Newman basketball team will enter the NCS playoffs as the top-seeded team among Division 4 boys. (John Burgess / The Press Democrat)

NCS seedings: Newman gets No. 1 slot in boys tournament

44 local teams of various size and gender among those receiving good news. Read Article →
Ukiah High School wrestler Harmonie Roberts, Thursday Feb. 19, 2015 during practice. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat)

Sister act on Ukiah High School girls wrestling team

Ukiah is building a powerhouse in the sport, and the Roberts sisters are supplying much of the fuel. Read Article →

College and high school results for Saturday, Feb. 21

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Saturday. Read Article →
In this 2011 file photo, Rancho Cotate wrestler Kayla Aggio shows off her CIF state championship belt and  US Nationals medal.
Credit: Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat

Former Rancho Cotate wrestler Kayla Aggio not satisfied with All-American status

Even though Aggio competed in a college championship match last weekend and earned All-American status for the third time, she still wasn’t satisfied. Read Article →
Montgomery's Matt Hyman goes up for a shot as Cardinal Newman's Justin Botteri defends during Friday's game at Santa Rosa JC.
Credit: Crista Jeremiason  / The Press Democrat

Newman boys down Monty in NBL final

Montgomery and Cardinal Newman tipped off in the North Bay League Tournament championship game Friday, and the game was every bit as intense as expected. Final score: Cardinals 47, Vikings 45. Read Article →

SCL boys basketball: Piner pulls off upset of Elsie Allen in final

Prospectors hold off Lobos in final quarter for 65-60 victory. Read Article →

NBL girls basketball: Cardinal Newman rolls to tournament title

Cardinals cruise 71-30 for their 17th consecutive victory. Read Article →

College and high school results for Friday, Feb. 20

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Friday. Read Article →

SR United soccer team claims state title

The Celtic U-12 boys club team is state champion after a run of finishes including seventh, fourth and second in the last three years. Read Article →

High school girls basketball: Petaluma captures 3rd SCL tournament title in a row

The Petaluma team held off the Sonoma Valley Dragons 37-33 Thursday. Read Article →

SRHS, Analy take top prize in Battle of the Fans

Santa Rosa and Analy high schools have been named winners in the inaugural Battle of the Fans contest. Read Article →

College and high school results for Thursday, Feb. 19

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Thursday. Read Article →
Elsie Allen's Jalen Busby drives past Sonoma Valley's Cyle Caselli to the basket for two during the game held at Elsie Allen High School, Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015. (CRISTA JEREMIASON / The Press Democrat)

SCL boys basketball tournament: Elsie Allen breezes past Sonoma Valley to reach title game

Lobos win 60-37 to set up matchup on Friday hosting No. 2 Piner. Read Article →
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High school boys basketball roundup: Cardinals, Vikings reach NBL finals

Cardinal Newman and Montgomery won opening-round games in the NBL tournament Wednesday. Read Article →

College and high school results for Wednesday, Feb. 18

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Wednesday. 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 →
Sonoma Academy's Savannah Stoughton in 2014. (PD File)

Sonoma Academy girls stay undefeated in NCL II

Sonoma Academy’ routs Tomales 50-15 on Senior Night. Read Article →
Michael Septimo works out with his team during practice at Montgomery High School, Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015. (CRISTA JEREMIASON / The Press Democrat)

Benefield: Vikings’ Michael Septimo driven to win after basketball absence (w/video)

When Septimo went down, so did the Vikings' fortunes. But he's back, and so are they. Read Article →

College and high school results for Tuesday, Feb. 17

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Tuesday. Read Article →

Girls wrestling CIF qualifiers

Ten from the Redwood Empire qualified for the CIF state wrestling tournament. Read Article →
Cardinal Newman's Gunnar Walker and Montgomery's Joel Seitz reach for the rebound during a game held at Montgomery High School, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

PDPreps Insider: League tourneys, Analy alumni softball and more

This week's league basketball tournaments, an Analy alumni softball event and updates on Marina Beckwith and Peter Parrick. Read Article →
Cardinal Newman’s Jasmine Henderson, right, goes to the basket as Santa Rosa’s Kylie Oden defends. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

League tournaments kick off basketball postseason

The best girls and boys basketball teams are gearing up for the postseason. Read Article →
Windsor's Beau Colombini, top, during the King of the Mat wrestling tournament in January 2015. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

High school wrestling: Windsor continues win streak at NCS team battle

The Jaguars won their fourth consecutive Dual Team Championship Saturday. Read Article →

College and high school results for Saturday, Feb. 14

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Saturday. Read Article →
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All-Empire large schools football offensive player of the year: Ja’Narrick James

Analy High's Ja’Narrick James is is the large schools All-Empire football Offensive Player of the Year. Read Article →
Alex Netherda. (Crista Jeremiason / The Press Democrat)

All-Empire large schools football defensive player of the year: Alex Netherda

Maria Carrillo High’s Alex Netherda is the large schools All-Empire football Defensive Player of the Year. Read Article →