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Video: D-League Select team making mark at NBA Summer League

Here’s a video on the D-League Select team culled together by SantaCruzBasketball.com It features Stefhon Hannah, Mickell Gladness and assistant coach Casey Hill, with highlights from the team’s win over the Minnesota Timberwolves during NBA Summer League play.  

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Video: Santa Cruz’s Dustin Moore defeats San Jose’s Mefi Monterroso

Santa Cruz’s Dustin Moore defeated San Jose’s Mefi Monterroso by first-round knockout on June 22 at Showdown in Surftown 2 at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium.

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D-League: Santa Cruz Warriors well represented in Summer League

Still trying to corral all the Santa Cruz Warriors players who will be competing on a Summer League team this year, but already it looks like the local D-League affiliate will be well represented. The Las Vegas Summer League kicks … Continue reading

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Trouble Gold 1-1 at Colorado Sparkler

The Trouble Gold, an 18U club softball team out of Scotts Valley, is 1-1 so far at the Colorado Sparkler. The tournament runs through July 7. The team defeated the Mosquito Squad (Washington) 10-3 and lost to the Las Vegas … Continue reading

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Trouble Gold club softball team qualifies to ASA Gold Nationals

The Trouble Gold, an 18U club team based out of Scotts Valley, qualified to the exclusive Amateur Softball Association’s Gold National Championships last weekend at the Western territorial qualifier in Stockton. This is a pretty big accomplishment for the team, … Continue reading

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Scotts Valley’s Sarah Reyes named Player of the Year for All-SCCAL softball

Here’s the All-SCCAL softball team. We’ll have a story in Thursday’s paper. Scotts Valley’s Sarah Reyes was Player of the Year. 2013 ALL-SCCAL SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Sarah Reyes, Scotts Valley PITCHER OF THE YEAR: Michelle Firebaugh, Aptos COACH … Continue reading

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Luke Rockhold Link Dump

A lot has developed since Luke Rockhold lost to Vitor Belfort at UFC on FX 8. Here’s a just a small sampling of some of the stories that have come out since the Santa Cruz native lost his UFC debut … Continue reading

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Scott Machado’s 10-day contract

Today, April 17, is Scott Machado’s final day of his 10-day contract with the Golden State Warriors. Machado, a guard out of Iona College, was called up April 7 by Golden State and was in uniform during the team’s game … Continue reading

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How I met Bill Illet

I recently did a three-part series with the Santa Cruz Warriors when I traveled with them to Boise, Idaho. You can read Part I, Part II and Part III. Anyway, I was on the bus with the team heading to … Continue reading

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UFC’s Rockhold drops Earthquakes mascot with soccer ball

Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold — and his good friend and fellow AKA fighter Daniel Cormier — performed the ceremonial “first goal” when the San Jose Earthquakes recently hosted the Vancouver Whitecaps. Rockhold is far left in the video. The below … Continue reading

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