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Special Olympian Ryan Heptig gets gold
Nearly 800 athletes and 265 coaches from across Northern California June 22-24 were welcomed to UC Davis for the 50th annual Special Olympics Northern California Summer Games. Longtime Lafayette resident, Acalanes High School graduate and member of the Avengers ...By Jon Kingdon

Diablo Athletic League
Boys Lacrosse - 2017-18
Most Valuable Player All-League
Joey Gladden Acalanes

1st Degree Judo Blackbelt
Sydney Louie, 2018 Acalanes High School graduate and Lafayette resident, received her first degree Judo black belt with I.S. Kim Marshall Arts in Pleasant Hill on June 30 after 7 years of focused training.
Submitted by Jana Chao

On her way to Lehigh, Claire Steele stands tall on and off the court
Like so many others in the Lamorinda area, Claire Steele began her athletic career at a young age participating in a number of sports. Steele began playing basketball in kindergarten with the Orinda Youth Association, she enjoyed it so much that "my mom (Mary) signed ...By Jon Kingdon

The Lamorinda Missing Link Dirt Bike Team in Baja, Mexico
The phrase "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing" has been used by coaches in just about every sport. The origin of this expression has often been attributed to former Green Bay Packer head coach Vince Lombardi. Just for the record, the earliest attribution ...By Jon Kingdon

Diablo Athletic League
Baseball - 2017-18
1st Team All-League - Foothill Division
Nick Berry Acalanes

Ryan Burnett - Campolindo Golfer on the way to North Carolina
At the Campolindo High School graduation, they were short one student: Ryan Burnett. His absence was not due to a failing grade or an overlooked term paper, nor was it any type of silent protest on his part. Burnett was off on a little golf outing, competing in the ...By Jon Kingdon

Pacific Rim 15-1's are going to Nationals
Pacific Rim 15-1 volleyball team Lightning has earned a bid to Junior Nationals this summer in Detroit, Mich. Lightning earned a top 3 spot at Far Westerns National Tournament in April to secure a bid in the USA division at Junior Nationals. Far Westerns is a ...Submitted by Sami Hill

Bay Area Blitz teams win championship
Basketball team Bay Area Blitz 2025 Green won the fifth-grade division of MVP Flight's Spring League with a convincing 13-point victory over Baseline in the championship game.
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Submitted by Christy Ingham and Brian Frechman

High School beach volleyball debuts in Lamorinda
The second annual Norcal HS Beach Volleyball Championships were held in Santa Cruz on Sunday, May 6. More than 30 high schools participated in the event, which reflects the growing popularity of the sport in Northern California. Brand new club teams from Acalanes, ...Submitted by Lauren Webster

MBA winning teams at Memorial Day tournament
Moraga Mavericks' 12u, 13u and 14u teams won at the Memorial Day Tournament in Manteca. 12u Moraga Mavericks team led by coach Steve Hammond went 4-1 for the weekend. It was a huge team effort with all players contributing offensively and defensively over the five ...Submitted by Susan Linden and Brent Meyers

Lafayette Oaks ranked No. 15 in the state
The Lafayette Oaks 14U baseball team coached by Jon Zuber capped off another terrific season with a big tournament win in Santa Barbara over the Memorial Day weekend. The Oaks, who were defending tournament champions of the 680 Diablo League from last year, were ...Submitted by Laura Bergman

NCS tennis
Campolindo junior Nicholas Bohm and senior Zach Goldman took third place overall for doubles at the NCS tennis tournament held on May 4-5 at Diamond Hills Sports Club.
Submitted by Cathy Bohm

Lamorinda represented at League Track and Field Championships and State Tournament
It is no small feat to be able to compete in the state meet. To make it to state, an athlete must first qualify out of league to the sub section championships. With the Lamorinda schools, one must finish in the top six at League to move on to Tri-Valley or run a ...By Jon Kingdon

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