Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Collegiate baseball summer league gives local players big opportunities on the field

A handful of local college baseball players returned to the field recently for practices and games through the San Diego League. The eight-team SDL...

As athletes return to campus, what are they signing up for?

RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer Ohio State calls it the Buckeye Acknowledgment and Pledge, a two-page document the school asked its athletes to...

Former Murrieta Mesa baseball standout, Andy Thomas, earns Big 12 postgraduate scholarship

Baylor University awarded Andy Thomas, a former Murrieta Mesa High School baseball standout, the prestigious 2019-2020 Dr. Prentice Gautt Postgraduate Scholarship. Thomas is the...
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NCAA approves athletic activities to resume in all sports starting in June

Last week fans of college football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball were rejoicing when the National Collegiate Athletics Association announced that, starting June 1,...
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Recruiting updates for college bound student athletes

While recent developments surrounding the coronavirus pandemic are impacting more than just sports and recruiting, here is some information that current student athletes can...

Handful of Pac-12 schools expecting to reopen in fall

JOHN MARSHALL AP Sports Writer Five of the 12 schools in the Pac-12 expect to reopen their campuses this fall, a key step to the...

NCAA changes recruiting rules for high school athletes amid COVID-19 crisis

With the growing concerns over the coronavirus outbreak impacting more than just sports and recruiting, the Valley News Sports Department is dedicated to helping...

How will NCAA recoup millions from lost tournament?

RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Sports Writer The NCAA made more than $1 billion last year, almost $867 million from the men's Division I basketball...

CDC’s latest guidance could mean no sports for much longer

TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer The already-delayed professional sports seasons in North America could be on hiatus for significantly longer than first planned after federal...

March Sadness: No brackets and no knowing what might’ve been

EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer For all those who dreamed the impossible — making it a whole month without getting a single game wrong in...