Lake Elsinore resident brings home gold

Lake Elsinore resident Rod Hefington brought home two gold medals from the US National Tae Kwon Do Championships held recently in Colorado Springs, CO. Starting at the early age of 5, Rod began a lifetime of Martial Arts training. By the age of 10 Rod had won his first national title and then held that […]

Flag football sign-ups set

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest County have opened registration for its co-ed flag football league. The league will be open to all boys and girls grades three, six and eight. All games will be played on Saturday mornings in Temecula. The registration fee is $80 per member. Any participant who is a non-member […]

Valley Sports Review 1/14/2005

This week, Vista Murrieta’s Boys Varsity basketball team defeats Paloma Valley, 63-50. On the mats, Rancho Verdes wrestlers won the 112, 130, & 145 lbs. matches, while Vista Murrieta wins the 125 and 152 lbs. matches. School Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final Paloma Valley (Menifee) 11 8 16 15 50 Vista Murrieta (Murrieta) 19 16 […]

Blue Hole consumes Tigers

When the Elsinore Tigers played host to the Temescal Canyon Titans last Friday night, they were met with more than a spirited team. In their 79-58 victory, the Titans brought their winning record, physical play, and enough fans wearing “Blue Hole” shirts to fill one corner of the Elsinore gym. The Tigers won the tip-off, […]

Morales becomes manager/director of Fallbrook sports park

Temecula resident Kevin Morales is the new manager/director of theIngold Family Sports Park in Fallbrook. “This is a different opportunity in life,” Morales noted. “I really amvery flattered that they would hire me.” The Fallbrook Sports Association, which operates the sports park, hiredMorales to run the park in October. “This is a new thing for […]

Booster Club seeks used cell phones

Fundraising and recycling are at the heart of an effort by a local girls basketball team as its players, coaches and supporters prepare to ask for donated phones. The Murrieta Valley Girls Basketball Boooster Club, in conjunction with the American Cellular Donation Organization (ACDO), a nonprofit organization based in Michigan, has launched a cell phone […]

Spencer satisfied with seasons

Mike Spencer opted for more racing over point standings for a single circuit, and the Temecula driver is generally happy with his 2004 seasons.Spencer finished third in the Non-Winged World Championship standings, fourth in the Sprint Car Racing Association standings, and sixth in the California Racing Association standings. “We didn’t really commit to any one […]

Hawkish wins Southern California Derby

Hawkish won the Grade I Southern California Derby at Los Alamitos December 12. The EG High Desert Farms colt edged Mocha Blast by a neck in the 400-yard race for three-year-old quarter horses. “He’s got a lot of heart,” trainer Felix Gonzalez said of Hawkish. The Temecula horse broke second in the race, trailing only […]

Elite Soccer Academy to host Winter camp

Elite Soccer Academy will host a Winter soccer camp at Vista Murrieta High School January 3-7. The day camp for boys and girls ages four through 14 will actually consist of three different camps: a recreational instructional program, an advanced session, and a goalie clinic. All three camps will take place each day from 10 […]