Sports/Fitness

Nov 232013
 
Best season yet for RCHS water polo

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — NOV 20, 2013 – By Nadia Benafghoul, Sarina Phoung, and Tommy Rickard RCHS Journalism Class Although the River City High School water polo program began from scratch only five years ago, it is now at its strongest with both boys’ and girls’ varsity teams making it into the San-Joaquin sections [...]

Oct 032013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Sacramento Republic FC will hold player tryouts on Oct. 5-6 and Oct. 19-20 at the Davis Legacy Soccer Complex on the frontage road near Davis. Players 18 and up will receive “full evaluation” from Republic FC coaching staff. Lunch and a T-shirt provided. $200 registration fee for each tryout. Pre-register online; [...]

Sep 282013
 
One last column Don Schatzel, chronicler of West Sac youth sports

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 25, 2013 – Time flies! We all know that intellectually. But when your time zips by, and you wake up one day and you are 60 (yes, 60) and the AARP info starts coming and you get a copy of the Senior Resource Services Guide from Assemblyman Roger Dickinson in [...]

Aug 272013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Sacramento Republic FC will hold player tryouts on Oct. 5-6 and Oct. 19-20 at the Davis Legacy Soccer Complex on the frontage road near Davis. Players 18 and up will receive “full evaluation” from Republic FC coaching staff. Lunch and a T-shirt provided. $200 registration fee for each tryout. Pre-register online; [...]

Jul 262013
 
West Sac softball: Nor Cal champs!

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 24, 2013 – BY DON SCHATZEL, NEWS-LEDGER COLUMNIST The Girls of Summer! “Congratulations” doesn’t say enough to the West Sacramento Girls Softball Little League team from West  Sac, all 100% of them, and they are the 2013, state of California, Northern California champions! The team was brilliantly coached by Adam [...]

Jul 232013
 
Brothers take different paths to UCD

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 10, 2013 – West Sacramento’s Chris Salazar graduated this spring from UC Davis with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering — with honors. The 22-year old earned a full academic ride in the school’s master’s program in structural engineering. His path to UCD took him from River City High School, [...]

Jul 152013
 
Youth sports: West Sac achievements in softball, water polo & more

NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 10, 2013 – It’s the June parade of Champions! The march of the championships continues – time to celebrate  West Sac excellence in sports at all ages and games! Too bad June has to end, but here’s hoping July brings more championships. West Sac Water Polo is going to the Junior Olympics. [...]