Lori Brown, Alger win three times at Friesian regionals

Rainbow’s Lori Brown and her stallion Alger won three first-place awards at the International Friesian Show Horse Association’s Western States Regional Championship.The pair won the Junior Horse Amateur to Ride dressage suitability class on both September 11 and September 12, and they also took first place September 10 in the Costume class.“I was just really […]

Whisenant wins Trophy Dash

David Whisenant won the Cajon Speedway’s Trophy Dash September 11. The Bomber Stocks driver from Murrieta started the race on the pole, took the lead over Hayden Smith, and won the dash with a time of 1:21.51.“That was the best Trophy Dash that we’ve had yet. It was tight,” Whisenant said. “We were turning real […]

Weimann sells Pony Stock

Mike Weimann sold his Pony Stock racecar June 12.The Temecula driver sold the Mustang to Clarence Bradley of Santee after that night’s Cajon Speedway race and delivered the car to Bradley later that night.“Now I don’t know what I’m going to do,” Weimann said.Weimann had returned to racing after sitting out the 2003 season, but […]

Cooper third in CNFR bulldogging

Temecula Valley High School graduate Clint Cooper was third in the Steer Wrestling average at a recent College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR).Cooper, who also won the short go-round at the college finals, had an average (aggregate) of 23.0 seconds on four head. He also placed 13th in the Calf Roping at the rodeo held in […]

Bowers to play in indoor World Cup

Vista Murrieta High School soccer coach Sean Bowers will miss some preseason practices, since he’ll be representing the United States National Team at the indoor World Cup.The US National Team qualified for the indoor World Cup by winning the CONCACAF (North America, Central American, and Caribbean) region tournament this summer. The pairings for the indoor […]

Supervisors allocate $10,000 to Camp Pendleton YMCA

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted to allocate $10,000 to the Camp Pendleton Armed Services YMCA.The 5-0 vote August 10 allocates $10,000 of District Five Community Projects funds to the YMCA for the Annual Golf Classic, which is used as a fundraiser for the YMCA.In 2003 approximately 11,500 Camp Pendleton service members and […]

Devenport wins CHSRA Breakaway Roping

Mindy Devenport won the California High School Rodeo Association’s state Breakaway Roping championship.The 2004 Bonsall Charter School graduate had an average (aggregate) time of 14.3 seconds on four head to win the state championship held June 13-20 at Red Bluff.“It was a good roping. It was tough, and I was honored to do so good […]

Murrieta local garners Bomber Stocks main event win

David Whisenant’s second career Cajon Speedway main event victory was even more pleasurable than his first. “We won from the back,” Whisenant said of his June 19 victory. “Thefirst win we won from the front.\\"The Cajon Speedway utilizes an inverted starting format to provide for both passing points and more competitive racing. The fastest qualifiers […]

Whisenant regains points lead at Bomber Stocks

David Whisenant moved back into the Cajon Speedway’s Bomber Stocks points lead after a third-place finish in the June 12 main event. The Murrieta driver qualified second among the 18 Bomber Stocks drivers that night and now leads Marty Lehrke by six points in the season standings.“Nice way to come back after having the frame […]

Former Lake Elsinore shortstop now earning notice with Padres

Khalil Greene ended the 2002 season as the shortstop for the Lake Elsinore Storm but ended the 2003 season as a starting shortstop for the San Diego Padres. Now Greene is the primary shortstop for the Padres, and he has a legitimate shot at the National League’s Rookie of the Year Award.The Padres’ June 4 […]