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Archive for June, 2013

Robert Stephenson, Joe Ross duel in the minors

East Bay natives  Robert Stephenson and Joe Ross were reunited on Saturday in Fort Wayne, Indiana where the two former first-round draft picks staged a brilliant pitching duel.

For seven innings, Ross, a Bishop O’Dowd graduate, and Stephenson, a former Alhambra star, matched zeros for their respective single-A squads.

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Posted on Monday, June 10th, 2013
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Final 2013 East Bay baseball poll

Team Record Points Last week
1. Campolindo (5) 20-6-1 75 2
2. Amador Valley 18-10 70 11
3. Granada 24-2 65 1
4. De La Salle 19-8 58 6
5. Acalanes 20-7 57 7
6. Clayton Valley 22-5 50 6
7. College Park 20-6-1 44 t4
8. James Logan 19-8 41 8
9. California 19-7 35 t4
10. Newark Memorial 19-7 26 10
11.St. Mary’s 19-5 20 NR
t12. Alhambra 16-10 17 9
t12. Heritage 17-9 17 14
t14. Concord 15-6-1 7 NR
t14. Freedom 16-6 7 12

Also receiving votes:  Heritage (14-8, 4 points), San Leandro (19-5, 4 points), Alameda (15-9, 1), Liberty (15-7, 1). The East Bay Baseball Poll is voted on by the prep sports staff of Bay Area News Group East Bay. Records are through Saturday.

Posted on Tuesday, June 4th, 2013
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Final 2013 East Bay softball poll

Team Record Points Last week
1. James Logan (5) 26-1 75 3
2. Amador Valley 22-3 67 1
3. California 21-5 66 2
4. Concord 22-4 59 6
5. Freedom 19-6-1 58 7
6. Clayton Valley 22-4 50 4
7. Alhambra 23-3-1 45 5
8. Castro Valley 18-8 35 8
9. San Ramon Valley 15-12 33 14
t10. Monte Vista 15-11 27 11
t10. Salesian 21-2 27 12
12. Campolindo 15-9 21 NR
13. Pinole Valley 20-6 18 15
t14. Heritage 14-10 7 NR
t14. Carondelet 13-13 7 NR

Also receiving votes:  Livermore (14-12, 5 votes). The East Bay SoftballPoll is voted on by the prep sports staff of Bay Area News Group East Bay.

Posted on Tuesday, June 4th, 2013
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Ex-Mustang Wagman sets mark at Poly

Former Monte Vista High star Joey Wagman completed an brilliant senior season at Cal Poly with his school-record 13th pitching win on May 31.

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Posted on Monday, June 3rd, 2013
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Ex-Granada star Patron 2nd team All-Big West

Long Beach State junior designated hitter Ino Patron (Granada) was named to the second-team All-Big West Conference squad.

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Posted on Monday, June 3rd, 2013
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De La Salle football tabbed preseason No. 1 by MaxPreps

As if there wasn’t already enough pressure for new De La Salle football coach Justin Alumbaugh. In his first year taking over for the legendary Bob Ladouceur, Alumbaugh’s Spartans will enter the fall as the nation’s No. 1 ranked team by MaxPreps.com.

MaxPreps points to a talented group of lineman as well as returning starters QB Chris Williams and RB Das Tautalatasi as the Spartans’ biggest strengths.  Here’s more of what Maxpreps has to say about DLS and why it’s ranked No. 1.

Posted on Monday, June 3rd, 2013
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