Sports

Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp Sandi Kaney took home the February charm at the Alameda Women Golf Club’s Charm Day tournament.

Island Golf’s Big Winner

Feb 13,2020

Sandi Kaney won Alameda Women’s Golf Club’s February Charm event after posting a net 70 in the tournament Thursday, Feb. 6, on the Jack Clark Course.

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp Unsung hero of the Alameda Sun sports page, Bobbie Hoepner has tirelessly supplied Sun staff with her golf club’s news nearly since the paper’s inception in 2001.

Golf Club’s Historian Honored

Feb 06,2020

Alameda Women’s Golf Club (AWGC) bestowed an honorary life membership to Bobbie Hoepner in recognition of her many years of untiring service to the Club. AWGC is the oldest Women’s club west of the Mississippi. The club celebrated its 90th anniversary in October 2019. 

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Teare Breaks 12-Year Record

Feb 06,2020

St. Joseph Notre Dame High School (SJND) alum Cooper Teare was a member of a four-person relay team that broke a 12-year National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) record last weekend at the Razorback Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark. 

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Aquatic Center Plans Unveiled

Jan 30,2020

The City of Alameda and the Alameda Unified School District are in the process of finalizing a 60-year lease that would allow a community swim center to replace the Emma Hood Swim Center on the Alameda High School campus  

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Henry Chao &nbsp&nbsp Alameda Junior Jason Cibull aggressively drives into the paint in the Hornets’ victory over the Encinal Jets last Saturday.

Hornets Basketball Downs Jets

Jan 23,2020

Alameda High men outfly Jets, 51-48, Lady Hornets buzz Lady Jets, 53-43

The Alameda High School (AHS) men’s basketball team scored six points in the final 19 seconds to defeat crosstown rival Encinal High School, 51-48, Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Hornets’ Nest.

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Hoop Shoots Contest Finals in the Books

Jan 21,2020

The 47th annual Elks Hoop Shoots Alameda city finals contest was held Friday, Jan. 10, at the Alameda Point Gym. The hoop shoots contest consists of a free -throw shooting competition where each contestant has 25 opportunities to shoot a basketball into the hoop.

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Flaming Skulls Win Championship

Jan 16,2020

Alameda’s Flaming Skulls Over-40 soccer team recently won Bladium’s Soccer C League’s championship. The league plays every Thursday night. The playoffs ended with the Flaming Skulls winning the championship game, bettering their opponent on penalty kicks at the end of the match.

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Football Playoffs to Screen at Theater

Jan 16,2020

The Alameda Theatre & Cineplex will be showing a live simulcast of the National Football Conference (NFC) Championship game this Sunday, Jan. 19. The game will pit the San Francisco 49ers against the Green Bay Packers.

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Ride to Raise Funds for EHS

Jan 16,2020

This year Encinal Junior and Senior High School (EHS) will be one of the schools to receive funds raised by cyclists in the Ride 4 A Reason (R4R) bicycle ride event set for Saturday, April 25.

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