Parents Press Firecrackers vs Oakland Crocker Highlands Crockerdiles: In a great match up, the Firecrackers showcased a trio of power hitters in Katie McKean, Keona Hennings and Ellie Abe. On defense, Hennings and Claire Angell were a great team making several great plays at first.
The high school basketball season for Alameda high schools is officially complete as the remaining two teams were eliminated from the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) tournament last Tuesday, March 17.
The Alameda Girls Softball Association began its softball season last Saturday, March 7.
The Ole’s Waffle House Hurricanes defeated the Encinal Market Flaming Fireballs 6-3 in the 8-years-old-and-under (8U) division. Katy Lambert struck out three in a row in the last inning, clinching the win for the Hurricanes.
Several Alameda high school basketball teams played or will be playing in their respective California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) tournaments this week.
Encinal High men’s basketball team enter the CIF Division III Northern Regional tournament as the 12 seed — out of 13 teams. The California state championships is determined by a final game between the northern and southern regional tournament winners in each respective division.