Snider among Legends of Baseball at Hall of Champions

Duke Snider was among the panelists when the San Diego Hall of Champions hosted its first Legends of Baseball lunch May 10. An attendance of 310 plus media members made the Legends of Baseball luncheon the highest-ever Sports at Lunch event in the history of the Hall of Champions. Snider was joined by Buzzie Bavasi, Jerry […]

VanderLans wins

Jack VanderLans won the Men’s All-Around at the Poly Royal college rodeo April 15-16 at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. The 2001 Fallbrook High School graduate also won the average in both Tie-Down Roping and Steer Wrestling. “It’s a really cool deal,” VanderLans said. This year’s Poly Royal commemorated the 65th anniversary of that rodeo. “It’s […]

Popko qualifies for CHSRA finals

Kerry Popko has earned a trip to the California High School Rodeo Association state finals. The Fallbrook High School freshman finished fourth in the District 8 Pole Bending standings. The top five finishers in each event from each district qualify for the CHSRA state finals, which this year will be held in Bishop June 13-19. “That […]

Irwin’s relay team qualifies for NAIA nationals

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics will have its track and field national finals in Louisville May 26-28, and one of the athletes who will be participating is Fallbrook High School graduate Tim Irwin. Irwin, now a junior at Cal State University San Marcos, will be on the Cougars’ 4×800 relay team, which qualified for […]

Flores receives Wolk award

FALLBROOK — David Flores is the 2005 recipient of the Joshua Wolk Award for Pony Mustang Baseball. This award has been given every year since 1973 to a Mustang baseball player. Mr. Charles Wolk established the award in memory of his son Josh, who passed away during the 1973 Mustang season. It is not for […]

FHS varsity softball recognizes seniors

he 2005 Fallbrook High School varsity girls softball team prior to their May 18 game against Carlsbad. Graduating seniors on the team — Jessica Bovard, Chaili Brittain, Erin Jones, Amanda Miscovich and Ashleigh Skaggs — were recognized prior to the game with bouquets of flowers. The Fallbrook girls also presented flowers to the graduating seniors […]

31st annual tennis open

The 31st Annual Fallbrook Open Tennis Tournament will be held June 4-5 and June 11-12. Phone entries will be accepted until noon on Saturday, May 28, at (760) 728-1100. Proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of North County.

Girls softball end of season tournament turns hot

The girls youth softball league closed out its season on Saturday, May 22. The girls teams were divided into three age groups: 8 and under (mini-minors), 10 and under (minors) and 12 and under (majors), all of which played their own season championship games that day. The 8 and under Bumblebees won their first game […]

Seminar on recruiting of student

Interested in learning about the recruiting process colleges use when pursuing student athletes? Former Olympian and University of Michigan (Div. 1) Field Hockey Coach Marcia Pankratz will present a seminar on the recruiting process for all college sports on May 24 at 7 p.m. at Fallbrook High School. She will focus on explaining how to […]