Eastlake Yankees finish perfect 19-0 Juniors youth baseball season

Two teams from Eastlake Little League and two teams from Luckie Waller Little League carried the torch for year’s Junior League Division in California’s District 42 Little League.

Long, braced by new mindset, takes aim on Rio Olympics after 2012 London Games debut

At his first Olympic Games in London four years ago, Nic Long was just happy to be there. The professional BMX racer has a completely different approach this time around, however.Long, 26 and a lifelong resident of Lakeside, performed so well on the BMX circuit this year that he racked up enough points to qualify for the United States team that will compete at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Games in August.

BMX riders put it on the line at U.S. Olympic Trials at Chula Vista OTC

BMX Cycling made its Olympic debut at the 2008 Beijing Summer Games. While originally a homegrown sport in the USA (specifically California), the sport has quickly caught an international wave. Latvia’s Maris Strombergs, in fact, won gold medals in the men’s competition in Beijing and at 2012 London Games while France’s Anne-Caroline Chausson and Colombia’s Mariana Pajon have each won one gold medal.

Red Devils fall one win short in quest for Division IV baseball title

Sweetwater High School baseball coach Paul Wapnowski has a fairly good idea of school history where the sport is concerned, and he can’t think of a time when another Red Devil team advanced to a San Diego Section divisional championship game.

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