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Encinal
The Encinal Jets football team got back to its winning ways with a 49-12 blowout over Harker of San Jose last Friday, Sept. 16, on the road.

 

Regatta set for Seaplane Lagoon

The American Armed Forces Cup Regatta will be held Saturday, Oct. 1, at Alameda Point. Doors open at noon and the event ends at 5 p.m. with a trophy presentation. 

The regatta will consist of five short-course races, all completely inside the lagoon at the Point. The races will be contested by teams of active and reserve service members representing all five branches of the military aboard 26’ one-design racing boats. 

 

Tai Chewpanich took the early lead in the Alameda Women’s Golf Club’s 85th annual Club Championship last Thursday, Sept. 15. 

The three-day tournament — one round of golf is played each day — is decided by gross scores instead of net scores. Chewpanich posted an overall 80 gross score to take the lead after round one. Stephanie Bellato shot an overall 85 for second place, while Jenny Bae posted an 86 for third place.

 

The Alameda High men’s water polo team went 3-2 at the Rocklin Tournament Sept. 9 and 10. The team is now 5-3 overall in the 2016 season. 

 

The Alameda Junior Golf Club (AJGC) held a junior-adult scotch doubles tournament Saturday, Sept. 10, at the Chuck Corica Golf Course

Junior golf members were paired with an adult club member in the special event. In scotch doubles golf events golfers decide in advance who will drive the even holes and who will drive the odd holes. This results in each player teeing off on nine holes. Players then alternate shots until the ball is in the hole. 

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