Malia Gordon -- Encinal's Angus Olaes hits a walk-off double against American High in the 10th inning on April 8.

Jets Soar to Victory in the Tournament First Round

Apr 10,2023

The most thrilling game of the first round of the annual Willie Stargell baseball tournament pitted host Encinal High School (4-7) against American High of Fremont (5-7). With the game tied 6-6 in the bottom of the 10th inning, Encinal junior Angus Olaes ripped a double to right field.

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Vanessa Yingling -- Alameda High’s Nick Gabriel-Yingling drives to the hoop in a game against SJND.

Coach Still Guiding Players After Retirement

Mar 30,2023

Even though basketball coach and Defend-the-Rim basketball clinic coordinator Sherman Lee decided to hang up his whistle last year, his legacy still lives on in Alameda through his former players. Several Defend-the-Rim attendees had great seasons on the hardwood this year.

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File Photo -- California Coaches Association Hall of Famer Don Lippi announced his retirement from coaching after more than 45 years in the profession. (Pictured: Lippi instructs his SJND players during the 2016 CIF Div. V title game.

Legendary Pilots Coach Retires

Mar 28,2023

Long-time St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND) head basketball coach Don Lippi announced he is stepping away from his role as the leader of the men’s basketball program. Lippi’s retirement was announced in an article on the SJND website.

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