Stories from Bob Padecky
Padecky: Wisdom flying solo
Natalie Wisdom is the only female assistant coach for a men's team in NCAA basketball at the Division I or Division II level.
Padecky: Former Cardinal Newman star lifting Arizona's defense
Cardinal Newman graduate Scooby Wright, a sophomore middle linebacker at the University of Arizona, leads the Pac-12 in tackles.
Padecky: SSU program pitches hope
Seawolves athletes are a big part of university’s ‘Ticket to Success,' a program designed to create awareness of a life after high school to kids who had not been previously exposed to it.
Padecky: How is a parent showing love by striking a child?
Adrian Peterson said he took a switch to his 4-year-old son because he loved him, but that doesn't look like love.
Padecky: NFL is too big to fail (w/video)
We’ll know if NFL has decency if things have changed in a year.
Padecky: Sonoma Academy freshman not letting running successes go to her head
Rylee Bowen is poised to take her place among the great female runners from the Redwood Empire — and perhaps exceed all of them. But her success is not going to her head.
Padecky: Former Casa standout recalls early days with Jeter (w/video)
Matt Ruoff saw glimpses of Derek Jeter’s future greatness when the two were teammates in the early 1990s.
Padecky: Plenty of questions remain on football, concussions
Analy grad and former NFL player Ben Lynch says he suffered at least five concussions in his pro career.
Padecky: Modesto marathon athlete pushes running limits
Champion of 2013 24-Hour race set for 'training run' in Santa Rosa Marathon.