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Padecky: Casa Grande grad gets another shot at football in unexpected spot
Peter Parrick landed at Alabama A&M after his first college offer suddenly vanished and a new offer showed up on his Twitter feed.
Padecky: Hall of Fame voters need to recognize Tim Raines
The former Expos star didn’t get the necessary support in nine previous years on the ballot, and this is his 10th and final chance.
Padecky: Cotati’s Kelly Faszholz finds her rewards in UFC octagon
First woman from Sonoma County to make it to UFC is the personification of dedication, obsession and love of sport.
Padecky: Cardinal Newman's opponent shows class in wake of loss
'They played good enough to win the state championship and I wouldn't be surprised,' the St. Bernard's coach said after the game.
Padecky: Cardinal Newman grad chronicles Raiders' resurgence
Paskal is one of two writers for raiders.com. The 2009 graduate of Cardinal Newman knows and has interviewed everyone great and small in the organization, spending most of his time with the players.
Padecky: Former Casa Grande football standout leaves game behind
John Porchivina lived football, inhaled it like oxygen. But not anymore.
Padecky: Casa Grande coach rolls with Crimson Tide
After coaching at a summer program with the Alabama coach, Trent Herzog gained an understanding of Nick Saban.
Padecky: Scooby Wright gets the message from Cleveland
A simple text with the Browns practice schedule told the former Cardinal Newman player that he had made an NFL roster.
Padecky: North Bay girls soccer wrestles with likelihood of winter schedule
In the North Coast Section, only three large-school leagues have girls soccer still playing in the fall: NBL, SCL and Humboldt Del-Norte.
Padecky: Surgery, seizures, shunts — Albee outran them all
Wheelchair-bound at 3, the recent Petaluma High School graduate now has a cross country scholarship.
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