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The Richmond Standard is your destination for sports news from around the Richmond, CA area. Local Richmond news about athletes, the latest about school teams and more – browse our sports-related news below.

Salesian boys, girls win respective NCS titles

Salesian boys, girls win respective NCS titles

The Salesian College Preparatory boys and girls basketball teams won their respective North Coast Section Division III championship tournaments on Saturday. The top-seeded Salesian girls overcame Cardinal Newman 50-46 in a tight contest at St....
The Richmond Tenacity, new AAU basketball program, launches

The Richmond Tenacity, new AAU basketball program, launches

A new AAU girls basketball program has formed in Richmond with an eye-catching name. Introducing The Richmond Tenacity Basketball Academy. The youth program was formed by Jeff Jaymot, head coach of the Richmond High girls varsity...
Salesian basketball coach nets 500th career win

Salesian basketball coach nets 500th career win

Salesian boys basketball coach Bill Mellis won his 500th game win in his 20th season with the Pride, and has lost 150 games, the San Francisco Chronicle reported Monday. The school confirmed the report on...
Richmond native named interim CEO of Dallas Mavericks

Richmond native named interim CEO of Dallas Mavericks

Richmond native Cynthia "Cynt" Marshall was named the interim CEO of the Dallas Mavericks on Monday. Mavs Head Coach Rick Carlisle called Marshall "dynamic," "charismatic" and "extremely smart." She's the founder of Marshalling Resources, a...
Wheelhouse Baseball Academy goes beyond the batting cages

Wheelhouse Baseball Academy goes beyond the batting cages

By Zach Chouteau Our ‘Rich Life’ segment loves discovering local venues and organizations that aim to make a difference, and that certainly sums up Richmond’s Wheelhouse Baseball Academy on Jacuzzi Street. We recently dropped by for...
WCCUSD: teachers to receive 15 percent pay increase from 2018 to 2020

WCCUSD launching elementary school sports league in Richmond

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) is set to kick off its first elementary school sports league on Saturday, Jan. 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The league features seven elementary schools...

Hercules High student set to play in nationally-televised football game

Richmond native and Hercules High senior Daylen Foster has been invited to play in the Blue Grey All American game at AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, on Monday night in a showcase...
Two Richmond athletes set for all-star showcase

Two Richmond athletes set for all-star showcase

Two high school seniors from Richmond were chosen to play in the Plays And Grades California Classic Senior Bowl on Sunday, a game involving star players from multiple states looking to impress college coaches and...
A Richmond reunion at UCLA

A Richmond reunion at UCLA

It was a Richmond reunion -- in Los Angeles. UCLA shared this photo today of one of its best defensive players -- safety Adarius Pickett, an El Cerrito High graduate from Richmond -- hanging out...
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12-year-old figure skating phenom lives in Richmond

A 12-year-old figure skating phenom training at the Oakland Ice Center lives in Richmond. Alysa Liu can perform "senior-level triple jumps as casually as if she were talking on a smartphone," according to a great...

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Drivers arrested after allegedly going 100 mph on I-580 in Richmond

Drivers arrested after allegedly going 100 mph on I-580 in Richmond

Two people were arrested on suspicion of reckless driving after the California Highway Patrol said they were caught going over 100 mph in and...
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‘Where’s Pablo’ launches Monday, continues through Sept. 30

"Where's Pablo" launches Monday, Aug. 20 and runs through Sept. 30, 2018. As part of the fun community-connecting game, over 20 San Pablo businesses will...
Richmond Museum of Day holding Family Free Day on Saturday, Aug. 18

Richmond Museum of Day holding Family Free Day on Saturday, Aug. 18

The Richmond Museum of History is inviting the community to a Family Free Day on Saturday, Aug. 18. The museum at 400 Nevin Ave. will be...