Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Sports

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The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has released its weekly sports schedule: (Click to enlarge schedules).

West Contra Costa Unified’s weekly athletics schedule

Head out to the courts and fields this week to support West Contra Costa County's high school athletes. Below is the schedule through Saturday for West Contra Costa Unified School District sporting events. The district's...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

Salesian basketball teams win NCS playoff games

Both the girls and boys Salesian basketball teams advanced to the North Coast Section Division IV semifinals following decisive wins Saturday. For the girls, top-seeded Salesian defeated No. 8 Lick-Wilmerding 69-27 in Saturday's quarterfinals. The No....
Check out video highlights to Dublin's win over Hercules in the North Coast Section Division II boys soccer playoffs

VIDEO! Hercules soccer falls in NCS II title bout

The Hercules soccer team came just short of winning the North Coast Section Division II championship, falling 3-1 in a penalty kick shootout to Dublin after two overtime periods on Saturday. The Gaels' halfback Matt...

Hercules boys soccer team faces Dublin in NCS title game

Following Wednesday's overtime upset of top-seeded Ygnacio Valley, the Hercules boys soccer team is set to play No.3 Dublin this afternoon in the North Coast Section Division II championship game. The match is at 2...
Video! Relive the glory of the Salesian boys basketball team's dramatic buzzer-beater that upsetting top-seeded El Cerrito

Video! Watch Salesian freshman’s dramatic buzzer-beater

Reliving a remarkable moment in Salesian boys basketball history is always fun, particularly when you know the involved player is only a freshman. Check out the great MaxPreps.com video below of a dramatic buzzer-beater on...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

Salesian girls basketball team advances in NCS

The Salesian girls basketball team rolled past Middletown 61-17 Wednesday night to advance to the second round of the North Coast Section Division IV playoffs. The top-seeded Pride (25-5) opened with a 26-0 lead after...

Rebuilding Oilers pull off impressive season

Although the Richmond boys soccer team was in a rebuilding year, it ended up winning the Tri County Athletic League and making it to the quarterfinals of the North Coast Section Division I playoffs. "I...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

Relive the glory of Salesian’s TCAL tourney win

Check out these great video highlights of Salesian's 76-57 win over St Mary's in the Tri County Athletic League tournament title game. The video was provided by Pass Tha Ball & Friends, a website covering...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

Moore’s 38 points leads Salesian to TCAL title

Mariya Moore simply could not be contained Saturday, as the Louisville-bound senior scored 38-points in Salesian's 76-57 win over St. Mary's in the Tri County Athletic League championship. The Pride (22-7) blew open the game...

Richmond Oilers soccer fall in NCS playoffs

The young Richmond Oilers boys soccer team fought hard but fell 2-1 to Monte Vista in the quarterfinals of the North Coast Section Division 1 playoffs on Saturday. The seventh-seeded Oilers' (15-7-3) lone score reportedly...

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