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Eric Bailey, seen pitching for the Colts during the recent Sonoma Valley Babe Ruth National League playoffs at Arnold Field, is a member of Sonoma’s 14-year-old all-star team, which is competing in the weekend’s Babe Ruth District-2 tournament in Ukiah. Bill Hoban/Index-Tribune

Babe Ruth all-stars start, Sonoma 15s hosting D2 tourney

On the heels of ending Sonoma Valley Babe Ruth baseball’s regular season and playoffs championships, with the Cubs winning the National League title, and the Lumberjacks claiming the American League crown, it’s time for the Babe Ruth District-2 all-star tournaments to take center stage. Sonoma is hosting the 15-year-old all-star tourney at Arnold Field, with… Continue Reading >>

A total of 20 Valley fifth-graders recently qualified for the Sonoma Valley Unified School District elementary school’s elite 7:00/7:30 Running Club. Robbi Pengelly/Index-Tribune

Valley 5th-graders earn elite run club status

Continuing the annual challenge to earn entrance into the 7:00/7:30 Running Club, another enthusiastic, spirited group of young Valley runners recently qualified for the Sonoma Valley Unified School District elementary school physical education program for fifth-graders, directed by elementary PE teacher Jan Moore. To qualify for the elite running club, boys have to run the… Continue Reading >>

Altimira seventh-grade boys’ NVL champions are (from left) Ryan Ball, Justin Cox and James Greenslade. Submitted photo

Altimira boys trio take track title

Having to face teams that have as many as 40 athletes on the roster, three Valley boys – Ryan Ball, Justin Cox and James Greenslade – made up the entire Altimira Middle School seventh-grade team and turned in a “Jim Thorpe style effort” at the North Valley League track and field championships in late spring.… Continue Reading >>

Little League baseball all-stars start D-53 tourney action

It’s Little League District 53 all-star time for Sonoma Little League, with one Valley team already seeing action and two other squads starting play today. The Sonoma 12-year-old Majors Division all-stars faced Fairfield Pacific in their District 53 tourney opener yesterday in St. Helena – results not available at presstime – and, with a victory,… Continue Reading >>