Monday, September 16, 2019

Sports

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.

The West Contra Costa Unified School District's sports schedule for this week

This week’s West Contra Costa Unified sports schedule

The West Contra Costa Unified School District's sports schedule for this week follows:

West County Times: Old school Richmond and El Cerrito athletes recall fond memories

The West County Times has a great story today about an annual reunion held last week for athletes who played for Richmond Union High and El Cerrito High when they were the area's only...
WCCUSD athletics schedule for this week

Rec League: Jose Tirado’s hat trick helps soccer team snag title

Kennedy High junior Jose Tirado scored three goals to lead Los Invensibles to a 6-1 victory over Halcones in City of Richmond Adult 7 on 7 Outdoor Soccer League Division I championship game on Friday. Tirado,...
The gym at the YMCA in Richmond's Coronado neighborhood has been refurbished with help from a $10,000 gift from The Coco-Cola Company.

The Coca-Cola Company helps fund gym renovation at Richmond YMCA

The gym at the YMCA in Richmond's Coronado neighborhood has been refurbished with help from a $10,000 gift from The Coca-Cola Company, according to the nonprofit For Richmond. A grant from the Centers for Disease...
The Oakland A’s are reportedly funding the renovation of the rundown baseball field at Richmond's Martin Luther King Jr Park.

Oakland A’s funding renovation of Richmond ballpark

The Oakland A’s are reportedly funding the renovation of the rundown baseball field at Richmond's Martin Luther King Jr Park. The renovation of the ball field near Harbour Way and Cutting Boulevard is slated to...
Although he was sidelined last season after having back surgery, former Kennedy High star Kenneth Walker remains super fast at UCLA.

Former Kennedy High star Kenneth Walker still incredibly fast

Although he was sidelined last season after having back surgery, former Kennedy High star athlete Kenneth Walker III is still super fast, and that speed is fueling his prospects on the UCLA football team,...
It's safe to say no one wants to be tackled by Marcus Kelly, the freshman defensive back at Kennedy High School.

Video! Kennedy High freshman’s incredible strength on display

It's safe to say no one wants to be tackled by Marcus Kelly, the freshman defensive back at Kennedy High School. A video posted on YouTube proves the strength of this young athlete, who also...
Salesian's storybook season ended Saturday with a 70-52 loss to SoCal powerhouse Long Beach Poly in the CIF Open Division state championship game.

VIDEO! Salesian falls in state title to powerhouse Long Beach Poly

The Salesian girls basketball team's storybook season ended Saturday with a 70-52 loss to Southern California powerhouse Long Beach Poly in the CIF Open Division state championship game. The Pride (30-7) were the first team...
USA Today ranks Salesian girls basketball team No. 2 in nation

Watch Salesian’s state title game live on TV and online

If you can't make the trip to Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento tonight, you can watch the Salesian girls basketball team play in its first ever CIF Open Division state championship game on television...

Latest Articles

Chevron Richmond takes 150 community members to A’s game

The Richmond community was taken out to the ball game on Saturday, Sept. 7, part of an annual tradition that’s sponsored by Chevron Richmond...
Richmond event to guide residents toward home ownership

Tenants’ opportunity to purchase ordinance pitched for Richmond

Two Richmond councilmembers are exploring a city ordinance that would require owners of rental units to offer their tenants the first opportunity to purchase...

Public invited to see final plans for Yellow Brick Road

Ten years in the making, final plans have been developed for the Yellow Brick Road Project in Richmond’s Iron Triangle neighborhood. The public is...