| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:33 PM
We've all had our NCAA Tournament pools shattered by some team we've underestimated simply because we never saw them play. Raise your hand if you had George Mason knocking off UConn in 2006, or Siena upending Vanderbilt in 2008, or Murray State toppling...
| May 31, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Florida catcher Mike Zunino was named one of 30 semifinalists for the USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award, marking the second year in a row he's made the list. The award has been given annually to the top amateur baseball player in the country for the past...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 11:23 PM
Courtney Conlogue, a Sage Hill School product, won the Estoril Surf & Music Billabong Girls Pro completed Saturday in Praia do Guincho, Portugal.
Conlogue, who claimed the $4,500 winner's purse, defeated fellow Californian Lakey Peterson in the 30-minute...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 10:35 PM
Elias Harris scored 17 points as Gonzaga won at least a share of its 11th consecutive West Coast Conference regular-season title with a 68-31 win over San Diego Saturday night.
Gonzaga (21-9, 11-3) came into the game tied with Saint Mary's for the...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 10:31 PM
Gonzaga senior Steven Gray scored 15 points while helping lead the Bulldogs to a 75-63 victory over Saint Mary's in the WCC Tournament title game. Gonzaga will be headed back to the NCAA Tournament once again as they have been every season since Mark...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 11:01 PM
Behind 18 points and 16 assists from tournament MVP Courtney Vandersloot, No. 1 seed Gonzaga turned an eight-point halftime lead into a runaway win, beating No. 2 Saint Mary's 72-46 to win the West Coast Conference women's tournament championship at...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 4:16 PM
Gonzaga will open the NCAA tournament against St. John's, Thursday at Denver.
The Bulldogs, who won the West Coast Conference tournament, are a No. 11 seed. St. John's is a No. 6 seed. The winner of the Gonzaga-St. John's game will play Saturday,...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 7:27 PM
UC Irvine baseball coach Mike Gillespie is not fond of surprises. One of his most complimentary phrases when discussing a player is, "You know what you're going to get."
When it comes to the lineup card during the Anteaters' 14-2 start — heading...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 4:45 PM
My prognosticator side detests this Final Four. VCU and Butler exited early on my bracket, Kentucky and Connecticut in the regional semifinals.
Ditto for 2006 when George Mason intruded. I had the Patriots losing to Michigan State in the first round....
| May 22, 2012
| 9:35 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Sako Chapjian (Hoover High, 2008) junior infielder/designated hitter, Cal State Dominguez Hills baseball: Chapjian and Dominguez Hills encountered a difficult season, going 14-34 and...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 8:53 PM
KANSAS CITY, MO (June 4, 2012) — The Kansas City Royals have selected Kyle Zimmer, a right-handed pitcher from the University of San Francisco, with the fifth overall pick of the June Free Agent Draft.
The 20-year-old Zimmer, a 6-foot-4, 220-...