Jim Crandell’s unique view on all things sports in California; focusing on Sacramento’s home teams, the River Cats, Kings and Mountain Lions, High School break-out stars, and the Northern California favorites like the San Francisco Giants, Oakland A’s, 49ers, Raiders, and NASCAR.
Modesto native Maria Sanchez, seeded 12th, defeated Ana Vrljic of Croatia 7-5, 6-1 today in the first round of Wimbledon singles qualifying in London. Sanchez, a 23-year-old former All-American at USC, made her Wimbledon qualif... […]
William Jessup University announced today it has hired former Stanford University football standout Mitch Pleis as its athletic director. Mitch Pleis A Granite Bay resident, Pleis will oversee the athletic department at William Jessup, expandin... […]
SAN FRANCISCO — Major League Baseball is dragging its feet on having team owners vote on the Oakland Athletics' proposed move to a new ballpark 40 miles south in San Jose, San Jose city officials said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday. The lawsuit —... […]