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.
• St. Joseph Notre Dame (SJND): no games.
• Alameda High School (AHS) lost to College Park High of Pleasant Hill, 12-2 (March 27); defeated Bishop O’Dowd of Oakland, 9-5 (March 29), and 2-1, (March 21).
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.