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Watsonville’s Carina Moreno spars with 2012 Olympian Marlen Esparza

Watsonville boxer and WBA flyweight champ Carina Moreno, who is returning from an injury since fighting Susi Kentikian in Germany in December, sparred in March against Marlen Esparza in San Carlos. Esparza, of course, qualified to the 2012 Olympics in … Continue reading

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MVC boys, girls basketball moving up to MBL Gabilan Division

The Monterey Bay League held its realignment meeting recently for winter sports for the 2013-14 season. Locally, Monte Vista Christian School is the lone school that will be on the move next winter season. MVC is getting moved up to … Continue reading

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Video: St. Francis defeats ND-Salinas to advance to D-V title game

Some video from Tuesday night’s CCS Division V girls basketball game between St. Francis and Notre Dame-Salinas. St. Francis won the game, 60-42, to advance to the D-V championship against Pacific Collegiate School on Friday night. Enjoy.

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MVCs Sydney Beadle, Watsonville’s Sonya Cervantes named co-Players of the Year in MBL-P

The All-League awards were released on Tuesday for girls basketball in the Monterey Bay League Pacific Division, which was co-championed by Monte Vista Christian and Watsonville. Not surprisingly, MVC and Watsonville dominated the year-end awards. MVCs Sydney Beadle and Watsonville’s … Continue reading

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CCS basketball schedule for this week

The Central Coast Section boys and girls basketball playoffs kick off Tuesday. Although most Santa Cruz County teams won’t begin until Thursday, two teams will be in the mix tonight. The Pajaro Valley boys will visit Los Gatos at 7 … Continue reading

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Prep hoops Power Poll

So we’re a little late in posting this, but here’s the very first Power Poll of the season for Santa Cruz County hoops. Soquel owns the No. 1 spot in both the boys and girls categories. That was to be … Continue reading

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SCCAL a “B” league; MVC getting bump to Gabilan Division

OK, so there is some football news to be discussed in both the Santa Cruz Coast Athletic League and the Monterey Bay League. I’ll have more on Thursday, but wanted to get both these items posted. First, in the SCCAL, … Continue reading

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Video: Watsonville’s Moreno claims WBA flyweight title

Watsonville’s Carina Moreno won the vacant WBA flyweight title on Saturday night in Germany, defeating Susi Kentikian by a split decision. Here’s the story. Here’s some video of the fight from the Round 3 on.

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MBL Pacific All-League: MVCs Matiasevich named Offensive MVP

Here are the all-league awards in the Monterey Bay League Pacific Division. Locally, MVC quarterback Nick Matiasevich earned the highest honor as he was named Offensive MVP. Teammate David Hightower was picked as the Utility Player of the Year, while … Continue reading

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Week 10 football picks

Get in, get out, get on with your life, right? This is a fairly easy week, so I’ll keep it short. And I say “fairly easy” knowing full well I just jinxed myself and will now go 0-6. Last week: … Continue reading

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