The Alameda Junior Golf Club (AJGC) put on a junior-adult scotch doubles event May 17 at the Chuck Corica Golf Complex.
The team of Carl and David Penny won the bracket with adults and 12 to 17 year olds by shooting a combined net 82. Leonardo and Nuno Viera won the competition with juniors age 11 and under by shooting a net 79.
Moe and Mike Flynn won the blind bogey team competition for juniors age 12 to 17 years old with a net 65.
Joseph and Katanski and Matt Baiardi won a tiebreaker for second place over Nicholas and Darien Lum with a net 69.
Alameda’s own Junior Meat, a middle-school Ultimate Frisbee team, won both the state championship and the “Spirit of the Game” award in the California State Ultimate Middle School Tournament held on May 17 and 18. While the championship is based on scoring, the Spirit of the Game award is earned from participating teams rating each other on fair play and good sportsmanship.
Eighty-year-old Porter Davis will be busy this Sunday doing something that people half his age wouldn’t even consider. He’ll be running the “Dipsea."
At 104 years old (24 years older than Davis), the Dipsea is the oldest trail race in America. On the second Sunday of June each year, the scenic 7.4-mile course from Mill Valley to Stinson Beach challenges runners with its stairs and steep trails.
The St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND) women’s softball team is tearing the through the North Coast Section Division V softball playoffs.
The Pilots entered the tournament as a five seed out of 13 teams. The Pilots defeated Urban of San Francisco 13-3 in the first round of the playoffs on Tuesday, May 20.
The Lady Pilots went 18 of 26 at the plate with freshman Gina Bonardi, sophomore Anekalia Crevani, freshman Lea Akima and infielder Eileen Rhatigan each totaling three hits. Rhatigan led the way with four RBIs.