Thousands from around the Bay Area got up at 9 a.m. to take part in the annual Mayor’s Fourth of July 5K race this year. Alexander Hancock was first to cross the finish line. The San Francisco native finished the 5K race (3.1 miles) with a chip time of 17:05.6.
Alameda Little League Coach Norm McBride was named the Future Oakland A’s Coach of the Month for the month of June.
Norm has been coaching little league baseball since 2015. His wife Tiffany wrote his nomination summary to the Oakland A’s. Tiffany’s summary stated:
The Alameda Junior Golf Club (AJGC) held its first tournament of the summer on June 21. In the tournament, Tran Jackson, age 10, came in first place in the Mif Albright course eight- to 13-year-old division competition. Jackson shot a 36 on the nine-hole course.