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Stopping Half Moon Bay is not easy
Aragon football coach Steve Sell enjoys watching Half Moon Bay play, strictly as a fan of high school football. What he doesn’t enjoy, however, is having to coach against the Cougars. “When I looked at the schedule, I knew it (the Half Moon Bay game) would be a big one,” Sell said. “They a...
By Nathan Mollat Daily Journal FULL STORY
 
Menlo volleyball sweeps rival Sacred Heart Prep
Sacred Heart Prep’s gymnasium rocked to its foundation with the rivalry energy it the air Thursday evening, but it was Menlo that rolled to a sweep, 25-19, 25-17, 25-23. Coming off Tuesday’s emotional five-set loss to Harker — Menlo’s first of the season in West Bay Athletic League play —...
By Terry Bernal Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
Football's best bets
Terra Nova (1-1, 2-4) at Burlingame (2-0, 6-0), 7 p.m. Friday The Tigers were trounced by Sacred Heart Prep last week, 49-28. … The Panthers picked up a 46-30 win over Menlo. … Terra Nova won the last meeting between the two, 48-0 in 2012. … The Tigers are averaging just over four TDs a gam...
By Nathan Mollat Daily Journal FULL STORY
 
The Rest of the football matchups
Sacred Heart Prep (1-0, 6-0) at Sequoia (0-2, 2-4), 7 p.m. Friday The Gators galloped away from Terra Nova last week, 49-28. … The Cherokees were contained 21-14 by Menlo-Atherton. … SHP beat Sequoia 33-3 last year. … SHP saw a 35-7 lead dwindle to a touchdown, 35-28, before scoring a pair ...
By Nathan Mollat Daily Journal FULL STORY
World Series moves to Giants’ quirky AT&T Park
SAN FRANCISCO — Eric Hosmer loaded up, launched a long fly and watched it sail toward McCovey Cove. Way out there in right field, near the 421-foot mark, the ball bonked off the brick wall. No splash shot. “We were definitely trying to hit ‘em,” the Kansas City first baseman said. “We to...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Lincecum to have his back checked
SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum was sent for an MRI of his tight back to determine whether he can remain on the active roster when the World Series resumes Friday night. The two-time NL Cy Young Award winner was walked off the field by athletic trainer Dave Groeschn...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Junior college roundup
College of San Mateo Women’s Water Polo The Bulldogs (2-2, 8-10) scored a key Coast Conference win over Merced, 14-11, Wednesday. Shelby Chung paced CSM with four goals. Every CSM player scored in the game, with Tayler O’Connor contributing a hat trick and Kacee Johnson and Morgan Smith each s...
By Terry Bernal Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
 
Sharks falter as Blue Jackets score game-winner in final minute
SAN JOSE — Mark Letestu made sure the Columbus Blue Jackets’ party would carry on, redirecting a shot into the net about a minute after Ryan Johansen had a potential winning goal waved off. The visiting Blue Jackets rallied from behind twice and beat the road-weary San Jose Sharks 5-4 on Thursd...
By Rick Eymer The Associated Press FULL STORY
Raiders may lose Woodley to biceps tear
ALAMEDA — Oakland Raiders defensive end LaMarr Woodley has a serious biceps injury and could miss the remainder of the season. Woodley has not practiced since getting injured in Sunday’s 24-13 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. Interim coach Tony Sparano wouldn’t discuss the specific nature of Wo...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Lakers guard Steve Nash ruled out for season with back injury
LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash has been ruled out for the season because of a back injury, putting the two-time NBA MVP’s career in doubt. The Lakers and Nash announced their joint decision Thursday, less than a week before the start of what would have been the 40-year-old Na...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Another prep football season ends over hazing
PHILADELPHIA — School officials on Thursday canceled the remaining two football games at a suburban Philadelphia high school after concluding rookie players had been subjected to “humiliating and inappropriate” initiation rites. The pre-season hazing at Central Bucks High School West in Doyle...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Judge questions NCAA settlement
CHICAGO — The federal judge overseeing a first-of-its-kind head injury settlement with the NCAA expressed serious concerns Thursday about some terms and the vast scope of the $75 million deal that currently encompasses all college athletes going back decades. Facing NCAA and plaintiffs’ attorne...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
NCAA asks court to end Penn State legal battle
HARRISBURG, Pa. — The NCAA wants the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to end litigation over the 2012 consent decree with Penn State over the school’s handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. Pennlive.com reported Thursday the NCAA asks the justices in a recent court filing to order ...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
What's on tap
FRIDAY Football Half Moon Bay at Aragon, Menlo-Atherton at Menlo School, 3 p.m.; Carlmont at Jefferson, 5 p.m.; Terra Nova at Burlingame, Sacred Heart Prep at Sequoia, San Mateo at South City, Hillsdale at Woodside, El Camino at Capuchino, King’s Academy at Mills, 7 p.m. College Men’s soccer...
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Iraqi officials say IS militants used chlorine gas
BAGHDAD — Islamic State militants used chlorine gas during fighting with security forces and Shiit..
Ford profit falls in third quarter on truck costs
DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford's new aluminum-sided F-150 will be a lot lighter and more efficient when it..
Federal officials: Dallas nurse free of Ebola
WASHINGTON — The first nurse diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected man at a Dallas hospi..
After 1st Ebola case in NYC, 3 others quarantined
NEW YORK — Officials tried to tamp down New Yorkers' fears Friday after a doctor was diagnosed wit..
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