The Alameda Islanders’ 2009 girls red soccer team finished second at the NorCal Premier State Cup tournament after losing to the San Juan Soccer Club Spirits, 1-0, in the final Sunday, Jan. 27.
The Islanders’ 2009 girls’ team is an under-10 team. The team played in the Division 4 Gold Cup division of the Premier State Cup tournament. 


The St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND) women’s basketball team has been on a dominant streak as postseason play approaches. The Pilots have won three in a row by perplexing margins. In its last three games SJND has outscored opponents 253-54. 

The Pilots defeated Redwood Christian of San Lorenzo, 84-18, on Jan. 29. In the contest the Pilots led 52-12 at halftime. The Eagles did not score in the fourth quarter. Senior Andrea Rogers led the team with 14 points. 


The high school soccer season is entering its final week of the regular season as several Alameda high school squads gear up for the post season.

Kidd inducted to Bay Area Hall of Fame

St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND) alum Jason Kidd has been selected to the 2019 Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF) induction class. The 2019 induction class will be honored at the BASHOF Enshrinement Banquet on Thursday, May 2, at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco.

Part of shop’s mission is to take donated bikes, restore them

The Changing Gears Bicycle Shop is closing after 12 years in business in Alameda. The Island City staple located at Alameda Point will shut down services officially in April.