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Published on December 7th, 2022
Miramonte Lady Matador golfers win league title and finish third at NCS D2
The Miramonte Lady Matadors Golf team won the Diablo Athletic League title and finishing third in the NCS D2 Tournament. Quite an accomplishment for the five-girl team. ...Submitted by Doug Senz

Published on December 7th, 2022
Miramonte and Campolindo girls tennis teams conclude successful season individually and as a team
In the ever-competitive DAL tournament, Miramonte and Campolindo both qualified for the North Coast Section team tournament with Miramonte having representatives in the single and doubles tournament and Campolindo had a doubles team competing.
By Jon Kingdon

Published on December 7th, 2022
Successful football seasons end just short of state tournaments
At the conclusion of the regular football season, the Lamorinda football teams had a combined record of 25 and 5: Campolindo 10-0, Acalanes 9-1 and Miramonte 6-4, with Acalanes' only loss coming against Campolindo and two of Miramonte's losses coming against Campolindo ...By Jon Kingdon

Published on December 7th, 2022
Campo girls' cross country competes in nationals
It was another banner year for the Lamorinda Cross Country teams led by Campolindo whose boys' and girls' teams won the Division III NCS championships and the girls won the state meet which qualified them for an at large bid for the first time in the Nike Cross ...By Jon Kingdon

Published on November 23rd, 2022
MOL 7th grade 2022 Super Bowl champions
The 7th grade Stampeders marched to victory defeating the first-place Jets 26-14 in the MOL Super Bowl. Led by Blake Frechman, the Stampeders running game proved unstoppable. The running game opened up the passing attack with scores from Alec Schwarz and Oliver ...Submitted by Melissa O'Brien

Published on November 23rd, 2022
Miramonte concludes second undefeated season with NorCal victory
Miramonte girls water polo extended two streaks, their second consecutive NorCal championship along with their second straight North Coast Sectional tournament a week earlier. The Matadors have now won 67 straight matches (56 under coach John Roemer).
By Jon Kingdon

Published on November 23rd, 2022
Miramonte and Campolindo make it to NorCal Tournament
Concluding their season with a 16-12 record, the Miramonte boys water polo team had a lot to hang their hats on. Following a 16-11 record last season which concluded with the Matadors falling to Sacred Heart Prep in the NorCal finals, history repeated itself, to a ...By Jon Kingdon

Published on November 9th, 2022
Baseball by the numbers: one man's journey into the world of analytics
It was Mark Twain (among others) who said, "There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics." Zo (Zoran) Obradovic, Moraga resident and Principal Engineer for Research and Development for the Philadelphia Phillies baseball team - along with the other ...By Jon Kingdon

Published on November 9th, 2022
Saint Mary's women's basketball brimming with potential
In what looked to be a .500 season last year, Saint Mary's ended the season with a victorious run as the Gaels won their last three games to win the Women's Basketball Invitational ending the season with an 18 and 15 won-lost record. Building off that success, head ...By Jon Kingdon

Published on November 9th, 2022
SMC men's basketball relies heavily on younger players
Coming off a successful 2021-22 season highlighted by Coach Randy Bennett's 15th year with at least 20 wins in his 21 years at Saint Mary's, (and a career winning percentage of 70.6), an undefeated record at home (16-0) for the first time, a victory over a number ...By Jon Kingdon

Published on October 26th, 2022
Girls' tennis teams gearing up for post-season tournaments
It's been an overall successful season for Acalanes, Campolindo and Miramonte and once again each of them found their toughest opponents in Lamorinda.
By Jon Kingdon

Published on October 26th, 2022
The two Campo females who broke the glass ceiling in football, 28 years ago
When our story about six girls playing football in Lamorinda was published a few weeks ago, Dan Hagen, Campolindo's head coach before Kevin Macy, wanted it known that the "glass ceiling" on the football field had been broken 28 years ago by Pamela Anderson (now ...By Jon Kingdon

Published on October 12th, 2022
Amazing Karate Results
Karate & Fitness USA of Lafayette competed in the 49th Annual Fiestas International Karate Championships in Los Angeles in September. The Fiestas was some tough competition with many athletes from countries south of the U.S. border (Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru, ...Submitted by Thomas Westernoff

Published on October 12th, 2022
Lamorinda girls' water polo continues its long-running domination
The German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche once said, "What doesn't kill us, makes us stronger."
He could have been talking about the Lamorinda girls' water polo teams who, year in and ...
By Jon Kingdon

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