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The Livermore Phantom 12U Purple lacrosse team is a predominantly rookie team. Current standings this season are 2-2. Saturday’s 3/7, game against the Menlo Grizzlies in Menlo Park ended in an overtime victory with a winning goal by #24 Riley Doko. Other goal makers were #39 Nathan Heintz, #…

West Coast Wildkatz 05 girls are back in action after a short high school season break. West Coast took three teams to Morgan Hill for the 2020 Surf Copa Cup Surf Cup Qualifiers. All three West Coast teams went undefeated in 12 straight games. Wildkatz competed in the top Super Group divisio…

West Coast Soccer Krossfire '06G NPL Win Big at the Copa Surf Qualifier As a late add to the 2020 Copa Surf - Olders Qualifier tournament, West Coast's Krossfire '06G NPL kicked off their spring season playing up in the U15 Super White division. Not sure what to expect having been off the pi…

What an amazing weekend for the Granada Wrestling program! GHS just wrapped-up their best performance at the NCS Championships, in school history. -GHS had 10 NCS Medalists: 9 boys & 1 girl, -GHS took 2nd Place in NCS as a team, -GHS scored a record number of points in the NCS tournament…

The Granada HS Matadors ran into a buzz saw as they took on the Amador Valley Dons in Pleasanton. This first quarter had the Dons firing on all cylinders as they put up a quick 11 points. To add insult to injury, the Matadors got their first serious injury of the season, as Chase Parker (14)…

The Fallon Mustangs 8th Grade Boys Volleyball team battled it out against the Harvest Park Patriots for the 2020 TVAL championship title. Winning in two matches 25-19 and 25-23, the Mustangs happily brought the title back to Fallon after a 3-year absence.

Livermore High Cowboys hosted their first game of the 2019 - 2020 boy’s lacrosse season, playing crosstown rivals Granada Matador’s last Wednesday night. Jake Herwig went 6 goals/7 assists for 13 points, Austin Weinshelbaum dominating 92% of face-offs, Conor Wilson, goalie, had 4 saves, whil…

Granada will travel down to Bakersfield, CA this week to compete at the CIF State Wrestling Championships! This year GHS has qualified 5 wrestlers for the State Meet. Girl’s State: -Jalen Bets (3rd in NCS/101 lbs.) Boy’s State: -Carter Bailey (NCS Champion/120 lbs.) State Rank: 4th -Jackson …

Six West Coast Soccer teams participated in the Copa Soccer Center inaugural futsal league in Walnut Creek, Ca. This is an another great example of how West Coast Soccer programs continues to support their players during the off season with opportunity’s to play at amazing sports facilities …

Madison Perez, a graduate of Amador Valley High School and a student-athlete at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, was named Division III North Women's Track Athlete of the Month for January by the Eastern College Athletic Conference.

On February 15, 2020, four Kokua Martial Arts & Fitness Academy (Pleasanton, CA) students competed at the KC Challenge & WAKO Nationals in Kansas City, MO to qualify for the World Association of Kickboxing Organization (WAKO) USA National Karate and Kickboxing Team. Alexis Aying, May…

West Coast Soccer U-14 girls team Kryptonite traveled to Modesto to play in Norcal Premier League State Cup. After winning their first game in group play they faced Solano United In game two. Both teams started out as equals but Kryptonite began to show signed of separation as they build mul…

The Livermore Wrestling Club competed at the North Peninsula TOC qualifying tournament in South San Francisco on Sunday. From left to right, Emmie Visaya, 4th grade, 3rd place. Juelz Brewick, 4th grade 1st place. Sam Williams, 3rd grade, 2nd place.

Allison DeGuzman earned second place honors and first alternate designation on the US National Team in both the Junior Poomsae Freestyle Individual and Team divisions (12-17 year olds) after an incredible effort at the US Grand Slam Finals and US National Team Qualifiers in Colorado Springs,…

Livermore Fusion SC is accepting registrations for spring 5 versus 5 soccer. The program is open to Recreational and Select players born 2008 through 2013. The season runs from mid-March through through the first week of May. Each team will participate in 6 practice sessions and play 6 match…

TV30 will bring you the excitement of local high school basketball. TV30 will broadcast four varsity basketball games this season including two boys games and two girls match-ups. Starting on Saturday, February 1st at 7 p.m., catch the Dublin boys varsity team facing off against Amador Valle…

The first annual State Dual Meet Championships were held in Clovis, CA this past weekend, 1/25-26. The tournament format was broken down into 4 divisions. Division-1 was comprised of the top teams in the state, most notably Buchanan HS (#3 in the Nation) who dominated the event. Granada HS w…

Dublin resident and Amador Valley High School graduate Madison Perez was named Division III North Track Athlete of the Month for December 2019 by the Eastern College Athletic Conference. Perez is a sophomore at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in Troy, New York. A biomedical engineerin…

James Fulwiler has been promoted to executive director of the Dublin United Soccer League, with responsibility for all day-to-day club operations. In addition, Todd Barnes has been promoted to director of operations, reporting directly to James Fulwiler. All field directors, coaches, adminis…

Pleasanton’s Kokua Martial Arts Fitness Academy competed at The League’s 2020 Season Opener in San Jose, CA on January 18, 2020. The following competitors competed and placed:

The Pacific Coast All-Stars was held in Hillsboro, Oregon January 4th-5th, 2020. Top swimmers representing all-star teams from California, Oregon, and Washington competed in this meet with Pleasanton Seahawks qualifying six swimmers for the Pacific Swimming All-Star team. Pacific Swimming fi…

Livermore Fusion Soccer Club has been awarded a Players First license by US Club Soccer. Fusion is the city of Livermore’s only Players First club, and one of only 89 Players First clubs nationwide. A Players First license is youth soccer’s equivalent of a Good Housekeeping Seal. To earn a l…

The St. Michael CYO track and field team will hold signups for the 2020 season on Monday, January 20 and Thursday, January 30 at 6:00-7:30 pm in the St. Michael parish hall. The team is open to all children in grades 3-8 that live in Livermore or attend St. Michael or St. Charles. Grades K-2…

Two Granada High School students, Alexis Aying (10th grade) and Mayalanni Erediano (9th grade) competed at the World Association of Kickboxing Organization (WAKO) Caribbean and Central American Kickboxing Championships on December 14-15, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

The Pleasanton Seahawks (PLS) competed at the 2019 Toyota US Open Swimming Championships held at the Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia on December 4-7. Most of the top swimmers in the USA, including Olympians, competed in this championship meet. Sydney Lu, Allen Dempster, and…

Micaella Szymanski was one of many swimmers that represented the Livermore Aqua Cowboys in the recent SRVA Polar Plunge swim meet held on Dec. 14th & 15th at the San Ramon Olympic Pool and Aquatic Center in San Ramon. Congratulations to all of the swimmers that braved the cool weather in…

West Coast Soccer has a long standing tradition of success with multiple state, regional & national championships. Last weekend the boys had the ball rolling in the same direction, towards the goal! All three West Coast 2010 boys teams made the semi finals during their State Cup run. Wes…

Throughout the fall season, Fusion SC’s 2009 (U12) Boys Black played superb defense, conceding only 8 goals in 8 league games. During the December 14 weekend, dominant defense propelled the team to a State Cup championship! After defeating San Ramon FC 1-0 and Ballistic SC 4-0 in preliminary…

The West Coast Kaos U17 girls capped their fall season with a strong showing at the Silverlakes Showcase in Norco, CA over the Thanksgiving weekend. The girls showed off their amazing soccer skills in front of more than 50 college coaches. They beat out two teams from Southern California and…

When it comes to helping others, Livermore Fusion Soccer Club’s 2006 (U14) Girls Maroon NPL are a championship team. During November, the girls collaborated on creating 40 Build-A-Bears that they donated, en route to a match, to Shriners Hospital for Children in Sacramento. Wearing Fusion at…

Katz continued to show their dominance and their perseverance this weekend. In league play against San Ramon, Katz managed to find themselves behind 3-1 at the start of the second half. However, they never game up and continued to fight back to a 4-4 tie. We saw great passing from Taylor Con…

For the first time in eight years, both Amador Valley's Boys and Girl's cross country teams qualified for the CIF State Championships at the NCS races on Saturday, Nov. 23. The girl's team took first place for the second year in a row. The girls on the varsity team are Derica Su, Hope Bergma…

During the last month, Fusion’s 2007 (U13) Girls Maroon displayed tremendous growth and development as they trained diligently under Coach Ben Graham. On Saturday, November 16, the girls’ hard work paid off with a season-ending 1-0 road victory over Spurs FC of El Cerrito. Carli D scored the…

Katz continued to show their dominance and their perseverance this weekend. In league play against San Ramon, Katz managed to find themselves behind 3-1 at the start of the second half. However, they never game up and continued to fight back to a 4-4 tie. We saw great passing from Taylor Con…

On Sunday, November 10, Fusion’s 2001 (U19) Girls Gold traveled to Fremont to take on the Fremont YSC Seniors, with an undefeated league season and a league championship on the line. Two goals by Hanne W and one by Marisa M propelled Fusion to a 3-1 victory, a 6-0-4 league record and first p…

Fusion Soccer Club’s Players of the Week are Sufia & Ryan. They earned this honor by being Fusion's Rec & Select players who best exemplify the Club's Word of the Week: Determination. Sufia plays for the U7 Zooming Zebras and Ryan for the U6 Wolf Pack.

Pleasanton Rage 05 ECNL came home victorious after competing in the Elite Clubs National Soccer Showcase in Phoenix this past weekend. An outstanding team effort resulted in wins against Dallas Sting ECNL (1-0), Dallas Solar ECNL (2-1), and GSA ECNL (3-1). Rage’s stellar defensive line lead …

During the November 2 weekend, Fusion’s 2011 (U9) Girls Maroon enjoyed an extremely successful NorCal State Cup road trip. Playing in Manteca, Fusion swept three Round 2 matches, defeating Manteca Rangers 3-1, Lincoln FC 1-0, and Santa Rosa Empire SC 3-1. The team capped off the weekend with…

The Foothill Falcons started NCS playoffs with a first-round win (13-5) on Thursday against Heritage High School. Scoring for the Falcons were Daniel Kim (7), Jackson Koempel (1), Eugene Kruger (4), and Jesse Goodman (1). Defensively, Moises Ambriz played an exceptional game with 14 saves an…

On Nov. 4, the Oakland Panthers, a new Indoor Football League (IFL) franchise, signed their first players at Robertson Park Fields in Livermore. Coach Kurt Bryan and Team President Scott McKibben welcomed the team’s first signees, including running back Davonte Sapp-Lynch, brother of co-owne…

During the October 26 weekend, Fusion’s 2008 (U12) Girls Gold traveled to Hopkins Junior High School in Fremont to compete in Fremont Youth SC’s Kick or Treat Tournament. Led by rookie Coach Aulani Fernandez, the team opened tournament play with impressive wins on Saturday over Mavericks SC …

The St. Michael CYO cross country team finished their season with a dominating showing at the Diocese Championship Oct. 18 at Crown Beach in Alameda. The team took three of the four division championships. For the grades 6-8 boys, St. Michael was led by Alek Schade (1st), who capped an undef…

The Matadors took on the Dougherty Valley Wildcats to wrap up the season, and in the process the Mats wrapped up the game. Granada's muscle was flexed early and often, as the Mat's defense, led by Derrick Martinez(15), Josh Henninger(8), Christian Silva(61), Logan Tucker (74), Anthony Pedret…

Jonathan & Peyton. They earned this honor by being Fusion's Rec & Select players who best exemplify the Club's Word of the Week: Community. Jonathan plays for the U7 Lightning and Peyton for the U6 Secret Agents.

The Foothill Falcons closed out their conference season with a win over cross town rival Amador. It was a close game to start with Foothill taking the lead 2-0 and Amador quickly responding to tie the first half 3-3. The second half of the match, the Falcons turned on the heat as they went u…

Boys U10 Aftershocks won the Santa Cruz Classic two-day tournament on Sept. 28 and 29 in dramatic fashion. After winning their first two games on Saturday, 4-1 and 7-1, they played a tough Santa Cruz Sharks team Sunday morning, loosing a heart-breaker 0-1. Thinking they were out, the team wa…

The St. Michael CYO Cross Country team had their fourth meet of the season on October 11 on their home course at Shadow Cliffs. The highlight for the team was the dominating performance of the grades 6-8 girls who had six finishers in the top 10, including the top four positions, to earn a p…

Foothill’s Water Polo Team senior players were celebrated this week for their outstanding contributions to the varsity team. While the team was bested by league powerhouse San Ramon Valley (17-9) in the subsequent game, seniors Sanjay Menon and Jesse Goodman scored 3 and one goal respectivel…