Vallecitos School girls second, boys third in Pauma Volleyball Tournament

Vallecitos School girls second, boys third in Pauma Volleyball Tournament

Nine boys and nine girls from Vallecitos School traveled to Pauma School Oct. 12 for the Pauma Volleyball Tournament which concluded with the Vallecitos girls taking second place and the Vallecitos boys earning third place. “They played very well,” said Vallecitos coach Ray Hanbeck. “They displayed good sportsmanship and overall played well together.” Vallecitos is […]

Supervisors adopt ordinance against drones near fires

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors adopted an urgency ordinance prohibiting the flying of unmanned aircraft systems, or drones, near fires or near temporary area restrictions. Four votes are necessary for passage of an urgency ordinance, which takes effect immediately. Ron Roberts was in Atlanta for the American Public Transportation Association exposition, but the […]

Warrior water polo team wins first two league games

Warrior water polo team wins first two league games

Fallbrook High School’s boys water polo team won its first two Valley League games of 2017. Classical Academy traveled to Fallbrook’s pool Sept. 27 and the Warriors won by a 12-5 margin. A Sept. 28 match against San Pasqual High School at the Del Norte High School pool ended as a 12-10 Fallbrook victory. “Offensively, […]

Fallbrook cross country runners earn medals

Fallbrook High School’s girls cross country team preceded Valley League competition with grade-level invitational meets, and one Fallbrook girl received a medal in each of the final two meets. Gisselle Rivera finished 22nd in the senior race of the Sept. 16 Mount Carmel/ASICS Cross-Country Invitational meet. Hannah Diverde, who did not run Sept. 16, competed […]

Volunteers built Rainbow’s Grange hall

Volunteers built Rainbow’s Grange hall

Rainbow’s Grange hall is one of two Grange halls remaining in San Diego County, and Rainbow Valley Grange is the only active Grange chapter still in the county. Bill Hitt, who is now 93, has been a permanent resident of Rainbow since 1946 and his family purchased property in Rainbow in 1929. Hitt was part […]

Warriors 1-8-1 after 10 field hockey games

After the first 10 games of the season, Fallbrook High School’s field hockey team had a record of 1-8-1. “At least we have a win in there,” Fallbrook co-captain Ashlie Lackey said. The victory was by a 9-0 margin at home Sept. 5 against Sage Creek High School. During non-tournament CIF matches, a “strokes” series […]

Warriors take fourth in Scripps Ranch Tournament

Fallbrook High School’s girls volleyball team traveled to Scripps Ranch High School for the Sept. 29-30 Scripps Ranch Tournament, where the Warriors took fourth place. “I was proud of the girls,” said Fallbrook coach Chip Patterson. The Warriors won two of their three matches during pool play Sept. 29. Mission Hills and Fallbrook began pool […]

Hernandez medals in all three pre-league invitationals

Hernandez medals in all three pre-league invitationals

Fallbrook High School’s boys cross country team participated in three invitational meets prior to the start of Valley League competition, and sophomore Josh Hernandez took home medals from all three meets. Hernandez placed 11th in the sophomore races of both the Sept. 9 Laguna Hills Invitational and the Sept. 16 Mount Carmel/ASICS Cross Country Invitational. […]

Warrior girls win junior race at Laguna Hills Invitational

Warrior girls win junior race at Laguna Hills Invitational

Fallbrook High School’s girls cross country team began its season Sept. 9 with the Laguna Hills Invitational, and the Warrior girls won the Division 2 junior race. Cross country team scores are derived by adding the positions of a school’s first five finishers. The sixth and seventh finishers are not scored but can add points […]

Warriors 1-3 after first round of league tennis play

The first round of Valley League girls’ tennis play concluded Sept. 21, and Fallbrook High School’s team had a 1-3 league record at that point. “To win a match in the first round of league with the girls I’ve got and their experience is really not that bad,” Fallbrook coach Bill Lenaway said. The win […]