Sep 162014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 16, 2014 – The River Cats have filed paperwork with Major League Baseball to end their affiliation with the Oakland A’s. The River Cats have served as the A’s Triple-A team since they were bought by the late Art Savage and began play at Raley Field in West Sacramento in 2000. [...]

Sep 072014
 

NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 3, 2014 – From the River Cats The Sacramento River Cats’ (79-65) season came to an end on Monday afternoon as they fell to the Reno Aces (81-63) by a score of 2-1 in ten innings at Raley Field, failing to make the playoffs for the second-consecutive season. Reno advances to their [...]

Jun 102014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 4, 2014 – Sierra Valley Conference – the athletic conference in which River City High School is a member – has released its roster of “all league” honorees for the spring season. RCHS players named “all league” for girls soccer were Jaylen Crim, Keionna Claypoole, Annie Wampler and Erin Delany. [...]

Apr 142014
 
RCHS Raiders take to the big ballpark

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 9, 2014 – By Austin Miller River City High School Journalism Class “It felt amazing. The atmosphere was unbelievable.” said team captain, senior shortstop Alex Dodd. He and his River City High School baseball team had just finished playing a game under the lights of Raley Field, home of the [...]

Mar 082014
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – Raley Field will host a party at the seasonal opening of its baseball ticket box on Sunday, March 9. There will be free food (including hot dogs and samples from Round Table Pizza), a live band, bounce house, balloon artists and more. You may earn the opportunity to take [...]

Mar 082014
 
There's nothing like pee-wee baseball

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 5, 2014 –   Note: For the past few weeks I’ve been going over to a little hidden-away baseball diamond at Southport Elementary School to watch two of my grandsons practice with their teammates for their upcoming West Sacramento Little League season. Their team, called the Raptors, is being coached [...]

Mar 052014
 
New park honors local athlete, judge: Jerome Barry played pro baseball in the early days

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 26, 2014 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor On Friday, the City of West Sacramento will host a double grand opening, celebrating both a neighborhood park and a water tank station in the Bridge District. The twin public facilities are located at 809 Ballpark Drive, alongside the Ironworks subdivision and [...]