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Soquel’s Viall documents his Area Code Games experience

Soquel High’s Chris Viall, a 6-foot-9 right-handed pitcher who has verbally committed to Stanford University, and Aptos catcher Bryan Bucher — both incoming seniors — are competing at the prestigious Area Code Games at Blair Field in Long Beach this … Continue reading

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SC resident Gooch signs pro soccer contract

Former Soquel High star Lynden Gooch, 16, has signed a professional soccer contract with Sunderland AFC of the English Premier League. The midfielder/forward signed a three-year deal for an undisclosed amount on Friday, said his father Paul, who coaches Soquel’s … Continue reading

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Ex-Soquel player Bates competes in Caribbean World Series

Former Soquel High baseball player Aaron Bates recently completed winter ball action. His team represented Puerto Rico in the 2011 Caribbean World Series, which concluded in Mayaguez, P.R., earlier this week. The Yaquis of Obregon, representing the Mexican League, won … Continue reading

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Soquel’s Nathan Smith on cusp of qualifying for PGA Tour … again

In professional golf, you don’t get shots like this too often – a chance to make the big-time, to play against the best players in the world in exotic locations for the biggest prize money. The goal? Making the PGA … Continue reading

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Touching story about Casey McGehee’s son throwing out the first pitch at a Brewers game

http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/blog/big_league_stew/post/Casey-McGehee-and-son-lead-Brewers-to-inspiratio?urn=mlb,179826 For all the negative surrounding professional baseball, here’s something to light up your day. It’s about former Soquel High star Casey McGehee, now playing for the Milwaukee Brewers, and his 2-year-old son Mackail, who suffers from cerebral palsey, throwing … Continue reading

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Casey McGehee, the talk of the town and beyond

Casey McGehee, a rookie utility infielder for the Milwaukee Brewers, is carrying over his hot June into July. The big question isn’t when will the 26-year-old rookie’s heroics end? Rather why did he have to wait so long to get a … Continue reading

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McGehee a viable fantasy baseball option

VIDEO HIGHLIGHT: Casey McGehee homers off Detroit’s Justin Verlander Sadly, when the Santa Cruz Sentinel covered Soquel High alum Casey McGehee make his Milwaukee Brewers debut in the season-opener, McGehee, a utility infielder, didn’t play against the host San Francisco … Continue reading

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Soquel’s Evey runs for 5 TDs, not bad for a back-up

Soquel High running Tyler Evey rushed for five touchdowns and 221 yards on 20 carries in Saturday’s 41-12 homecoming win over Harbor. Not bad for a back-up. The Knights were without leading rusher Kyle Evans, the quarterback, and running back … Continue reading

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Lowery to check out little bro at homecoming

Tim Carlson of newyorkjets.com reports that rookie cornerback Dwight Lowery and several teammate have plans this weekend when the Jets enjoy their bye week. Lowery, formerly of Soquel High and Cabrillo College, will return home to barbecue and watch his … Continue reading

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Hart back in independent baseball

Former Soquel High and Cabrillo standout Bo Hart – also a former big leaguer with the St. Louis Cardinals – was picked up by another team in the Northern League shortly after he was released by the Schaumburg Flyers on … Continue reading

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