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  • Sports

    Football: Opportunistic Clayton Valley shocks Pitt in double overtime

    PITTSBURG — You almost wanted to feel sorry for Clayton Valley Charter coach Tim Murphy after listening to him before Friday night’s season-opener against Pittsburg. It was like the Ugly Eagles had no chance. Then again, after Clayton Valley pulled off a 38-31 victory over the Pirates in double overtime, you had to wonder if […]

    Mike Lefkow, Correspondent, Bay Area News Group|

  • Sports

    High school football: San Leandro potent through the air in win over Foothill

    Pirates passing game in high gear in victory

    Phil Jensen, Bay Area News Group|

  • Sports

    Football: De La Salle blanks high-powered Folsom

    In highly anticipated matchup, De La Salle forces five turnovers, continues regional dominance.

    Darren Sabedra, Bay Area News Group|

  • Sports

    High school football: Friday scores, Saturday schedule

    Week 1 football results and schedule from Alameda and Contra Costa counties.

    Darren Sabedra, Vytas Mazeika, Phil Jensen, Mike Lefkow, Bay Area News Group|

  • Oakland Athletics

    Matt Olson walks off against Astros as A’s complete exhilarating comeback

    Click here if you are having trouble viewing the photos or video on your mobile device. OAKLAND — Matt Olson thought he had a walk off homer in the A’s previous game that ended up bouncing off the wall in an extra-inning loss. He made sure that didn’t happen two games in a row. After […]

    Martin Gallegos, Bay Area News Group|

  • Sports

    Serena Williams couldn’t shake ‘shocking news’ before epic San Jose loss

    Serena Williams' mind was elsewhere during a career-worst loss in San Jose last month because of troubling news she discovered 10 minutes before her match.

    Jon Becker, Bay Area News Group|

  • Sports

    Recruiting: Pittsburg star Jacob Bandes commits to Washington

    Defensive lineman announces his decision on social media just hours before season opener.

    Mike Lefkow, Correspondent, Darren Sabedra, Bay Area News Group|

  • Sports

    San Jose: Youth soccer groups to pay $8.2 million to settle sex-abuse lawsuit over coach screening

    Sunnyvale coach convicted of sexually abusing 13 year old player didn't mention prior domestic violence conviction that would have barred him from job, and local league didn't check his criminal records.

    John Woolfolk, Bay Area News Group|

  • Sports

    Sports: On air highlights

    Sunday TVRadio Baseball Blue Jays at Yankees 10 a.m. TBS Giants at Reds 10 a.m. NBCBA 680 Astros at Athletics 1 p.m. NBCCA 95.7 Mets at Phillies 5 p.m. ESPN Little League World Series: International winners-bracket game 6 a.m. ESPN World Series: U.S. winners-bracket game 8 a.m. ESPN Junior League: championship 9 a.m. ESPN2 American Legion WS: Northeast vs. Mid-Atlantic 10 a.m. ESPNU World Series: International winners-bracket game […]

    Nick Roth, Bay Area News Group|

  • Sports

    Why in the world did Oregon schedule a series with Michigan State for 2029-30? Here’s the explanation

    The following commentary originally appeared in the Hotline newsletter and has been republished here. Additionally, we’ve created a landing page with links to all issue-oriented content published since early May, for readers who might have missed it …  The news that Oregon and Michigan State agreed to a home-and-home series in 2029-30 generated strong reaction, just not the reaction you […]

    Jon Wilner, Bay Area News Group|

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