Warrior Dash thrusts reporter into mud, fire, folly at popular Lake Elsinore event

Warrior Dash  thrusts reporter into mud, fire, folly at popular Lake Elsinore event

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eYI1BC_QTA8[/youtube] When I saw several vikings, Thor, Indiana Jones, ballerinas and zombies all stretching in running gear, I bit my lip and instantly felt my stomach turn into a cinder block. We were all preparing for our turn to prove ourselves as true warriors in the Southern California Warrior Dash. The Warrior Dash, which took […]

Smyth closes out SDSU career with win over Fullerton St.

Temecula Valley High School graduate Paul Smyth played his final college baseball home game May 16 and was part of San Diego State University’s 9-8 win over second-ranked Fullerton State University. Although Smyth was hitless in three at-bats, he also walked twice and scored a run. Smyth batted third for the Aztecs in his final home […]

Sign up now for Murrieta Chamber golf tourney

The Murrieta Chamber of Commerce will hold its 16th Annual Golf Tournament on Friday, August 25, at the SCGA Golf Course in Murrieta. Registration will start at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. Banquet and awards presentation will take place at 5 p.m. Four-person scramble is limited to 144 golfers, $150 per […]

Ramirez wins two divisions at Fallbrook Open

Murrieta’s David Ramirez won championships in two divisions at the 32nd Annual Fallbrook Open held June 3-11 at the Fallbrook Tennis Club. Ramirez teamed with Fallbrook’s Roxanne Parker to win the Mixed Open Doubles and teamed with San Diego resident Seth Mikkelson to win the Men’s Open Doubles. Ramirez and Parker, who lives in Fallbrook, […]

VALLEY SPORTS REVIEW

Two Temecula Valley “American” Little League games were played last Saturday, June 24, at Ronald Regan Sports Park in Temecula. These were practice games for 9- to 11-year-olds. Regular competition began yesterday, Thursday, June 29.

Dominguez to play for Pomona

Anthony Dominguez will continue his collegiate baseball career at Cal Poly Pomona. The Calvary Chapel Murrieta High School graduate had played the past two seasons at Mount San Jacinto Community College. Dominguez was a shortstop for Mount San Jacinto in 2006 and played both shortstop and second base in 2005. Cal Poly Pomona is a […]

Sports a haven for crudity?

As we noted last week in our discussion of the thick-headedness of the baseball executive who concluded a discussion of possible drug use in his sport by slandering his own team, leadership in sports is no guarantee of intelligence. Nor, it has since developed, of either maturity or good taste. We have two fresh examples […]

Fore works game day operations at Poinsettia Bowl

Chris Fore was on the Game Day Operations Committee for the 2005 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl. Fore spent the day of college football’s newest bowl game in the press box while working on administrative tasks the day before. “It’s just been a neat experience,” Fore said. The addition of the Poinsettia Bowl […]

Sports Corner

As you are probably already aware, your Boys & Girls Club of North County has kicked off another wonderful season of boys and girls youth basketball. Once again we have provided our audiences with some of the most sought-after talent in the county by hosting games (or nail-biters) that even Phil Jackson and the rest […]