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UCLA receiver Kenneth Walker returns to Richmond to donate pizzas, toys

UCLA wide receiver Kenneth Walker III took time out from training for the upcoming NFL draft on Thursday to bring 13 pizzas and 100 toys to the Greater Richmond Interfaith Program in Richmond for...
Richmond motorcycle club planning powerlifting contest next year

Richmond motorcycle club planning powerlifting contest next year

The Richmond Road Runners MC, a local motorcycle club, is planning its first powerlifting competition next year. The competition, which will be open to the public for viewing, is set to take place April 29....

Richmond football star signs pro deal in France

Richmond native Carvonte Hill has signed a contract to play professional football in France. The former star safety for the University of La Verne, who graduated this year with a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology, is...

2nd Annual ‘Senior Bowl’ set for Saturday at El Cerrito High

Featuring some of the top under-recruited seniors in local high school football, the 2nd Annual Bay Area Cali Classic Senior Bowl is set to take place at 3 p.m. this Saturday at El Cerrito...
City honors Kennedy High varsity football team for historic season

City honors Kennedy High varsity football team for historic season

"Out of pain can come glory." That was Richmond Councilmember Jael Myrick's apt description of the Kennedy High varsity football team, which finished 10-2 overall this year to cap a historic season that saw its...

Video! French cable network studies Steph Curry effect at Richmond gym

As we reported back in May, a news team from the French cable network Canal+ visited an East Bay Soldiers practice in Richmond to cover a story on Steph Curry's impact on young players....

Salesian boys basketball team’s ‘bona fide aspirations’ for state title

CalHiSports.com co-founder and publisher Mark Tennis has penned a lengthy piece highlighting the Salesian College Preparatory boys basketball team, which has high expectations following a slim overtime loss to No. 1 De La Salle...

Pac-12 video features Takkarist McKinley’s Richmond roots

A new Pac-12 video feature focuses on Kennedy High alum Takkarist McKinley, the star UCLA defensive end who has just accepted an invitation to play in the Senior Bowl, a prestigious collegiate game and...

Perfect gift? Warriors tickets that benefit local youth

A portion of ticket sales for the Golden Gate Warriors home game against the Sacramento Kings on Feb. 15 will benefit Girls Inc. of West Contra Costa. The nonprofit at 260 Broadway in Richmond is...

Three Richmond Steelers teams headed to Snoop Youth Football League state championships

The future of Richmond football looks very bright. The Richmond Steelers, a youth program that fostered many of the players who now star in the Kennedy High Eagles' resurgence, have continued their winning ways this...

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