Local triathlete Bill Whitman ran two races recently and finished strongly in both. On Dec. 3 and 4, he entered the HITS Triathlon in Palm Springs. This inaugural event featured five distances, including a 100-meter swim, a 3-mile bike and 1-mile run. Whitman finished second in his age group (45-49) and sixth overall in the […]
The Hemet High School Girls Volleyball (23-7) team’s journey through the state championships ended abruptly in Del Mar Tuesday, Nov. 22. Nationally ranked Cathedral Catholic swept Hemet 3-0. The game scores were 25-9, 25-18 and 25-14 in the final. This is the second consecutive year Hemet has ended its season in the first round of […]
Jayden Emerson, Idyllwild, finishing his run in the California Inter-Scholastic Federation Southern Section preliminaries. Jayden and fellow Hemet High School freshman, Tanner Torrez, joined the varsity team in November. Hemet finished ninth out of 14 teams. In the Mountain Pass League finals, the previous weekend, Tanner and Jayden led the varsity to second place, finishing 9th and 12th, respectively, out of 42 runners.
Jim Crandall, Palms to Pines handicap chair, gave this report on last week’s Palms to Pines golf tournament: Palms to Pines Golf Association co-founder George Kretsinger showed up in his own golf cart to tag along for a few holes during the club’s regular monthly tournament at the Palm Desert Resort Country Club on Friday, […]
For those you who might be able and willing to go to Del Mar and support the Hemet High School Girls Volleyball team in its quest for the state championship. The game will be 7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 22 and here are directions to the game: Cathedral Catholic High School Address: 5555 Del Mar Heights […]
The Hemet High School Girls Volleyball (23-6) team has returned to the state championships for the second consecutive year. On Saturday, they defeated the Cornelia Connelly School of Anaheim in games. Hemet took the first two games easily 25-11 and 25-6. Connelly came back from a 5-0 deficit in the third game and won 21-25, […]
The Hemet High School Girls Volleyball marched back to the Division 4A Championship. They defeated Pacifica Christian, another number 1 seed, in the California Interscholastic Federation, Southern Section, Division 4A. Hemet came out determined, won 3-0, and never relinquished the lead in of the three games. The game scores were 25-15, 25-20 and the third […]
Jeremy Teeguarden reported on Town Hall Youth Soccer for the week of Nov. 7. Pro League (ages 8-11) The playoff game between the Doctors Dunn and Dunn Orange Crush and the Pacific Slope Tsunamis was played on Tuesday, Nov. 1. The Tsunamis started well. Ben Tiso scored an early goal. Christian Ramirez and Jake Gurling […]
The Hemet High School Girls Volleyball team plays Pacifica Christian tonight at 6 p.m. The home game is the Division 4A semi-finals. If Hemet wins, they play this weekend in the finals at Cypress College. Hemet is the defending Division 4A champions.