Six Temecula netters win division titles at Fallbrook Open

Six Temecula netters win division titles at Fallbrook Open

Six Temecula tennis players won division championships at the 43rd annual Fallbrook Open tennis tournament which was played at the Fallbrook Tennis Club during the first two weekends in June. Robert Bryant and Keith London won the Men’s 4.5 Doubles division, Joseph Balleweg and the younger Joseph Balleweg were the Father-Son Doubles winners, Terry DeCarl […]

Sparks fly as local athletes find success at National Taekwondo tournaments

Sparks fly as local athletes find success at National Taekwondo tournaments

Taekwondo is becoming a more media-friendly, spectator-centric sport and one local Taekwondo school is seeing a big increase in attendance because of its increased popularity over the last few years. Sparks Taekwondo, located in Murrieta, thrives off their rapport with the community and ensures that every one of their instructors focuses on really being a […]

Big City Sports seeking players for eighth grade elite league

Big City Sports seeking players for eighth grade elite league

A new eighth grade elite basketball league is coming to the area and Big City Sports is seeking players for their fall teams. Games will take place at St. Jeanne School in Temecula from August through September every Friday night. Seventh-graders are also welcome to join, where they could potentially face some of the best […]

Local Pony All-Stars power through postseason tournaments

Local Pony All-Stars power through postseason tournaments

Many of the local PONY Baseball All-Star teams from the valley are still representing their organizations well over summer. PONY, which stands for “Protect our Nation’s Youth,” are one of the largest advocates for youth baseball and softball internationally and some would even say has more of a fan base than that of its Little […]

Baron named to all-MWC preseason first team, on Lou Groza Award watch list

Baron named to all-MWC preseason first team, on Lou Groza Award watch list

John Baron II, a 2014 Chaparral High School graduate who is now the placekicker on the San Diego State University football team, has received several preseason awards. The Palm Beach County Sports Commission included Baron among the 30 placekickers nationwide on the initial watch list for the Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award. Athlon Sports, Lindy’s […]

Local youth baseball team proves respect, dignity go a long way

Local youth baseball team proves respect, dignity go a long way

In an area saturated with talented student athletes, it’s not uncommon to see youth baseball players and their families bounce from team to team in search of the perfect fit. Sometimes the perfect fit is short-lived and for those parents seeking glory for their player, who will of course be the next Mike Trout, the […]

California girls, including San Jacinto’s Aceval, ranked among top wrestlers in the nation

California girls, including San Jacinto’s Aceval, ranked among top wrestlers in the nation

The National Wrestling Hall of Fame, USA Wrestling and FloWrestling have released their first national rankings for high school girls. The three leading wrestling organizations have partnered to create regular national rankings and will work together to strategically publish rankings throughout the year. Rankings will be on each organization’s website as well as being promoted […]

Six Bonsall-based horses post wins during opening week at Del Mar

Six Bonsall-based horses post wins during opening week at Del Mar

Six horses based at the San Luis Rey Training Center in Bonsall, including four from the barn of trainer Peter Miller, scored wins during opening week of the Del Mar summer racing season. After no San Luis Rey runners reached the winner’s circle opening day, July 19, Gummy broke the drought for the training center […]

Local runner sparkles Down Under on Independence Day

Local runner sparkles Down Under on Independence Day

Ontario’s own Cynthia Landgrave recently represented not only her city, but the USA Marathon Team as well. Competing in the Gold Coast Airport Marathon, in Australia on the fourth of July, Landgrave came in sixth in a group of 80 girls from around the world and brought home four medals for her individual racing. The USA Marathon Team was […]