The opening game was between the Idyllwild Professional Cleaning Service Ninja Strikers and the Rotary Raging Rivers. The Ninja Strikers Eduardo Lopez was kicking the ball all over the field and played great for his team. The Raging Rivers’ Finneas Carpenter played great defense and was awesome for his team. He earned player of the game for his team.
On Sept. 8, local triathlete Bill Whitman ran in the San Diego Triathlon Classic. He finished first in his age group, men between 45 years and 49. His total time of 2:16:36 for the three events of the Olympic distances placed 20th out of 752 participants. The Olympic Triathlon is composed of a 1500 meter […]
At Saturday’s cross-counrty race at Mt. Carmel, the Hemet High School boys did very well. The Idyllwild contingent, all sophomores, display their medals. The runners and their places are Tanner Torrez (36), Jayden Emerson (6), Nick Browen (72) and Chad Schelly (44). Hemet was sixth overall out of 25 schools throughout Riverside and San Diego counties.
Jim Crandall, Palms to Pines Golf Association handicap chair, provided this report on the Friday, Aug. 17, golf tournament played at The Country Club at Soboba Springs. The day was very hot and muggy, but the course was in excellent shape. Playoffs In the first round of the match-play playoffs, John McAndrews (course handicap 37) […]
Town Hall Sports Coordinator Jeremy Teeguarden reported on Town Hall Adult softball for Championship Week of Aug. 20. Ajax upset regular season champions and defending champs, Creekstone Inn, to win the 2012 Town Hall Adult Softball championship. In a tight, 14-10 victory in the final game of the series, Ajax again claims the championship — […]
Idyllwild resident Bill Whitman competed in the 2012 USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships on Aug. 19. He did very well. Whitman finished sixth against 70 men in his division and 73rd out of a total of 1,024 competitors. In the Sprint division, he swam 750 meters, rode a bike for 20 kilometers and […]
Going into last week’s Wyndham Classic in Greensboro, N.C., Brendan Steele was outside the top 125 players in FedEx Cup Points and about 36 points shy of what he would need to make that the PGA Tour Playoffs for the FedEx Cup. After a disappointing Thursday, the native Idyllwilder was even in danger of missing […]
Town Hall Sports Coordinator Jeremy Teeguarden reported on Town Hall Adult softball for the week of Aug. 13. On Monday, Aug. 13, Pacific Slope Tree Company and Ajax played the first game of a three-game series. The game was a defensive battle the whole way. In the early innings, Pete Holzman lead Pacific Slope with […]
After missing the cut in the True South Open at the end of last month, Brendan Steele returned to action two weeks ago, scoring a tie for 8th place in the Reno-Tahoe Open. With modified Stableford scoring in effect, he scored 6-10-7-7 — 30 to win $83,000 in official prize money. The tournament was won […]