The 2020 high school soccer sectional tournament kicked off this week and several Alameda teams are vying for a North Coast Section (NCS) title.

Women’s soccer
The Alameda High School (AHS) women’s soccer team finished first in the West Alameda County Conference (WACC) Shoreline League with a 9-1 league record. This gave them an automatic berth in the NCS Div. II tournament. The Hornets are the 10th seed in the 16-team tournament. 

Sandi Kaney won Alameda Women’s Golf Club’s February Charm event after posting a net 70 in the tournament Thursday, Feb. 6, on the Jack Clark Course.

Kaney competed in the fifth flight among golfers with a handicap of 35 to 39. Jan Peyrot shot a net 73 for second place. Janet Kirk posted a net 77 for third place. Bobbie Hoepner shot a net 78 for fourth place, while Kay Park shot a net 79 for fifth place.

The Alameda high school basketball regular season is in its final week and here’s a roundup of their basketball exploits before the postseason.

Alameda Women’s Golf Club (AWGC) bestowed an honorary life membership to Bobbie Hoepner in recognition of her many years of untiring service to the Club. AWGC is the oldest Women’s club west of the Mississippi. The club celebrated its 90th anniversary in October 2019. 

St. Joseph Notre Dame High School (SJND) alum Cooper Teare was a member of a four-person relay team that broke a 12-year National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) record last weekend at the Razorback Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark. 

Teare and the University of Oregon (UO) track-and-field team traveled across the country to compete in the three-day invitational at the Randal Tyson Track Center on the University of Arkansas campus from Friday, Jan. 31, to Sunday, Feb. 2.