2014 – The Citywide Track Meet is Back!

Wow! To say our first Citywide Track and Field Festival in 20 years was exciting is an understatement. We had over 300 wild and crazy kids ready to run, jump and play, and that they did. From the opening ceremony – a spectacular guitar version of the National Anthem by Thomas De Bourbon and Jackson Felton […]

The SLHS v. PHS Rematch 2014

August 23rd, 2014 – The San Leandro High School Pirates met the Pacific High School Vikings on the field of battle (SLHS) for a rematch of a rivalry game played at Burrell Field in March of in 2012. The game is limited to only those alumni from the Pacific High era. The 1st rivalry game was the” last […]

San Leandro’s Andre McBride Honored

April 16, 2014 – Andre McBride, Washington States Track and Field- McBridge, a sophomore out of San Leandro High School, was named the Pac-12  male track athlete of the week after he ran lifetime best times in the 200 and 100 meters on Saturday at the Jim Click Shootout in Tuscon, Arizona. McBride’s 100 meter […]

GABRIELLA CANTRELL SIGNS WITH USC

San Leandro High School sprint star Gabriella Cantrell received a track and field scholarship to attend The University of Southern California. Gabby finished 3rd in both the 100 and 200 at last years CIF State Track and Field Meet. She also holds the school records in both the 100 and 200 meter races and was […]

DREAMS DO COME TRUE!

In March of 2009, The San Leandro Sports Foundation ran a full page color ad in the San Leandro Times with the headline LANDMARK SPORTS STADIUM PLANNED FOR SAN LEANDRO. Landmark Stadium AD with SL Times Come check out the new Stadium at the Grand Opening on August 30 at 3:00 and stay to watch […]

Cantrell and Jones – East Bay First Team Track & Field

Gabriella Cantrell – San Leandro, 100 & 200 meters. Jr. – Cantrell dominated both her events at North Coast Section Meet of Champions, winning by .22 in the 100 and .44 in the 200. At the State Championships, she placed third in the finals in both events with time of 11.67 and 23. 79 in […]

Coach of the Year – Rich Ellison, San Leandro

Ellison’s Girl squad was dominant at the NCS Meet of Champions, winning four track events and the team title by 16 points. Then, at the CIF State Championships, the Pirates placed second with a score of 31 points, the highest finish by an East Bay girls team in that meet since 2007. Ellison said that […]

Lady Pirates 2nd at CIF State Meet

Clovis, CA. June 1, 2103 – The fabulous foursome of Gabriella Cantrell, Kortni Smyers-Jones, Camille Watson and Nijae Jones, fresh off their NCS Team Title,  concluded their amazing journey to State by finishing 2nd behind perennial powerhouse Long Beach Poly at the CIF State Track & Field Meet. Finishing in 3rd place was Castro Valley […]

Nijae Jones named Bay Area News Group Athlete of the Week

Nijae Jones a senior at San Leandro High School and member of the Pirates Track and Field Team has been named Girls Athlete of the Week by the Bay Area News Group. The Cal-Bound Jones won the 800 at the North Coast Section Meet of Champions with a time of 2 minutes, 11.221 seconds, third-best […]

SLHS Women are NCS 2013 Champions

  May 25th, 2013, Edwards Stadium UCB. The Road to State is a tough one. Athletes must qualify in League to move on to the Regionals and qualify again to move on to Sectional where only the top 3 athletes in each event move on to State. If you’re one of the elite to qualify for Sectionals, you have to […]