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Gators drive 99 yards to beat Salinas, 27-21
The task wasn’t easy for the Sacred Heart Prep football team Friday afternoon, but it was clear: the Gators would need to drive 99 yards and score a touchdown if they wanted to beat Salinas Friday afternoon. Trailing 2-19 with 1:58 to play, the normally run-heavy Gators threw a curveball at the C...
By Nathan Mollat Daily Journal FULL STORY
 
Woodside football blasts Sequoia
The Sequoia football team started strong Friday night in its game against Woodside. After forcing the Wildcats to go three-and-out on the first possession of the game, the Cherokees took over at their own 20 and marched 80 yards to take a 7-0 lead on a Faavae Brown 2-yard plunge. After that, it wa...
By Nathan Mollat Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
Carlmont outrun by Homestead in first loss of season
Carlmont’s defense looked like it had turned the tide of Friday’s matchup with Homestead at Bruce Usher Stadium. A spirited Carlmont defensive stop midway through the fourth quarter wasn’t enough though, as the Scots (2-1) suffered their first loss of the season 21-13 at the hands of Homestea...
By Terry Bernal Daily Journal FULL STORY
 
Padres shut out Giants
SAN DIEGO — Tim Hudson had another rough start, costing the San Francisco Giants ground in the playoff chase and raising some big questions considering that his next scheduled start is against Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers. Hudson allowed four runs in the first inning and the Giants...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Lester gets A’s back to winning ways
OAKLAND — Jon Lester rediscovered his curveball last year, and it has been a helpful addition to an already impressive repertoire. Coco Crisp had two hits and drove in a run, supporting another strong outing by Lester, and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 on Friday nig...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Gophers host San Jose State
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota is back home this weekend after a humbling loss. The Gophers were beaten badly at TCU, and already-hurting quarterback Mitch Leidner suffered a turf toe injury in the process. Leidner is considered questionable to play Saturday against San Jose State. If he's not deemed r...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Raiders could be down two starters
ALAMEDA — Already staggering from back-to-back poor performances, the Oakland Raiders will likely be without two of their starting linebackers for Sunday’s game in New England. Middle linebacker Nick Roach is still recovering from a concussion he suffered during the preseason and has only recen...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Arizona's Drew Stanton to start at quarterback against 49ers
TEMPE, Ariz. — Arizona coach Bruce Arians says Drew Stanton will start at quarterback when the Cardinals play the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday. Arians says that if Carson Palmer is in good enough condition, he will be the backup quarterback. But Arians says Palmer, out with a nerve problem in hi...
FULL STORY
Sharks open training camp with familiar vibe
SAN JOSE — A tumultuous offseason that featured a rehash of a historic playoff collapse, talk of rebuilding and questions about the leadership on and off the ice has mercifully come to an end for the San Jose Sharks. The Sharks returned to practice Friday for the opening of training camp, looking...
By Josh Dubow The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Police visited 49er Ray McDonald's home before arrest
SAN JOSE — Police say they responded to an argument at 49ers lineman Ray McDonald’s home in San Jose three months before his arrest there on suspicion of domestic violence. According to a police report released Thursday, an engaged couple got into an argument at the home on May 25 during which ...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Roger Goodell: ‘Same mistakes can never be repeated’
NEW YORK — Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl. Goodell was short on specifics at a news conference Friday, his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence. More defi...
By Barry Wilner The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Kershaw tabs win No. 20
CHICAGO — Clayton Kershaw became the majors’ first 20-game winner and A.J. Ellis hit a pair of two-run homers, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 14-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday. Kershaw (20-3) pitched five shaky innings in his shortest start in 3 1/2 months, but the NL West-lead...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Moments that defined Derek Jeter
NEW YORK — It is July 19, 2003. Old Timers’ Day at Yankee Stadium. Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees are 59-36 and four games up in the AL East, headed to their sixth of nine consecutive division titles. At this moment, though, they trail the Cleveland Indians by one run in the bottom of th...
By Mike Fitzpatrick The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Keselowski aims for another win at New Hampshire
LOUDON, N.H. — Denny Hamlin once called his shot at New Hampshire, guaranteeing a win with a tweet, and followed through by taking the checkered flag. Any bold boasts this weekend? Not so far. Brad Keselowski is NASCAR's cleanup hitter, taking his first career two-race winning streak into New H...
By Dan Gelston, The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
  


 
 
 
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