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July 12, 2024

    By BRUCE MEADOWS     JULY 2024 . . . Memories of the ‘Say Hey’ Kid . . .    When we said good-bye to baseball legend Willie Mays recently, many people came up with their own “Willie stories.”    A lot, probably most, were memories from a distance . . . maybe an amazing  catch…

July 2, 2024

    By BRUCE MEADOWS     JULY 2024 ‘G’ as in Golf . . . and Gag . . .    When Rory McIlroy missed two short putts down the stretch of the 2024 U.S. Open, he also missed a chance to win his first major in the 10 years.     But although…

June 12, 2024

    By BRUCE MEADOWS JUNE 2024   Next stop: Rhode Island      Windsor Golf Club’s Director of Golf Jason Schmuhl has competed in a lot of tournaments over the years, as a standout high school player, a successful collegian and then on to the pro ranks.    But at the end of June,…

June 5, 2024

    By BRUCE MEADOWS     JUNE 2024 Luis Diaz does it again  . . .   Luis Diaz captured his third Sonoma County Amateur Golf Championship May 18-19 at Foxtail Golf Club in Rohnert Park.    Diaz prevailed in the 54th annual event, shooting a 4-under-par 73-67—140. Diaz was also the champion in…

June 3, 2024

By Harold Abend   SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Despite making it all the way to the state CIF Northern Regional Division II championship game, Cal-Hi Sports No. 14 ranked and top-seeded Cardinal Newman had not exactly been tearing the cover off the baseball in its first two NorCal wins. Instead, title-game host Cardinal Newman had…

June 1, 2024

BY HAROLD ABEND   SANTA ROSA, Calif. – It took two-straight extra-inning victories for top-seeded Cardinal Newman-Santa Rosa to reach the state CIF Northern Regional Division II semifinals on Thursday evening against No. 5 seed Elk Grove. The first one came last Saturday when the Cardinals got an 8-inning 1-0 walk off win in the…

May 28, 2024

By Harold Abend It wasn’t quite a traditional sweep, since each team was in a different playoff division, but for the second-straight year both the Cardinal Newman baseball and softball teams have captured CIF North Coast Section championships. Both teams were moved up a division with the baseball team placed in Division II after winning…

May 28, 2024

By Harold Abend NOVATO, Calif. – The old expression “pitching and defense wins games” could not have been more appropriate than in the CIF North Coast Section Division II softball championship game on Friday night at San Marin High. Both junior Lila Partridge of top-seeded Casa Grande-Petaluma and sophomore Kaci Norton of second-seeded Livermore pitched…

May 4, 2024

    By BRUCE MEADOWS MAY 2024   A new face on Foxtail staff . . .     Foxtail Golf Club has announced a new full-time Teaching Professional.    Jeff Sorkness was born and raised in Santa Rosa, where he attended both Santa Rosa High School and Santa Rosa Junior College. . In 1990,…

April 13, 2024

                                  By BRUCE MEADOWS         APRIL 2024 Northwood GC is a special place . . .       If you’ve never played Northwood Golf Course on the Russian River, you’ve missed a great experience.  …