Pirates Excell at WACC Championship

The Road to State is a most difficult one. Unlike other sports, Track & Field competition is not divided up into divisions of small and large school. In Track & Field you compete against every school and every athlete in your event. The Road to State begins in January, but it really starts in May at […]

Sprint Sensation Gabriella Cantrell

Gabrielle Cantrell has been a sprinting sensation all year. At last weekends at the WACC Championships Gabby ran the anchor leg of the victorious Girls 4 x 100 that timed 47.05 – the 6th fastest time the State this year, she also won the 100 and 200 meters and ran the opening leg of the […]

800 meter man Eugene Hamilton

May 14, 2013. When Eugene Hamilton runs even the untrained eye can appreciate  the beauty and power of his stride. Eugene has a classic upright posture that allows great knee lift and minimal back swing – a most efficient running form that has served him well. This track season Eugene is having a year to remember. […]

Preview – WACC Championship

  This Saturday, May 11th at Castro Valley High School 12 local High Schools (Alameda, Arroyo, Berkeley, Bishop O’Dowd, Castro Valley, Encinal, Hayward, Piedmont, San Leandro, San Lorenzo and Tennyson) teams will battle for the WACC Track and Field League Championship. For Track & Field enthusiast this is one meet you will not want to […]

Devonne Simmons F/S League Champion

May 4th, 2013, Piedmont High School.  Twelve schools and more then 200 student/athletes all met at Piedmont High School on Saturday to vie for the inaugural WACC Frosh /Soph League Championship. For Sophomore Devonne Simmons, a first year hurdler, it was an epic day. Devonne won both hurdle races by a wide margin. Showing power […]

Women Tracksters Score Big at SAC MOC

Gabriella Cantrell is small of stature, but don’t let that fool you. She is a dynamo of kinetic energy, with blazing speed and a smile to match.  All season long Gabby has been performing at an extraordinary level in the short sprints. This weekend she once again showed her brilliance in winning both 100 and 200 […]

Christian Carter bust loose at Mt. Sac.

(Walnut, Calif.) – They came from all over California and surrounding states to compete against the best High School, University and Professional Track and Field athletes. Except for the CA State Meet, the Mt. Sac Relays are the center showcase for high school track and field and consistently draws the best in each event. All told, at […]

Pirate makes All Tournament Team

The San Leandro High School varsity baseball team traveled to the central valley to play in the Atwater Easter Baseball Tournament. Schools from all over the State gathered for four days of  tournament play for some of the best hardball around. The road trip proved to be a great learning and winning experience for the […]

Carter, Cantrell and Smyers-Jones

March 30, 2013 – Stanford Invitational.  The best runners from around the State, and some from neighboring states, gathered at beautiful Angell Field at Stanford University to compete in  Northern California’s top Track and Field Invitational.  San Leandro High’s Christian Carter, Gabriella Cantrella, and Kortni Smyers-Jones all had excellent performance, proving that the Pirates can run […]

Rikari Davis – Future Pirate Track Star

March 29, 2013 . Rikari Davis is only a freshman, but already he’s showing signs of greatness in the most difficult event in a sport he’s never played before. Rikari came out for Track & Field late. His tall, gangly features caught the attention of the coaches who immediately identified him as having the physical traits to […]