Stories from Kerry Benefield

Greg McQuaid, 47, has been running a marathon every weekend for the past 33 weeks. On Sunday, he’ll attempt to keep his streak going at the Santa Rosa Marathon.
Larissa Connors defeated a field of 150 women riders to win the grueling Leadville 100 mountain bike race on Aug. 12.
Gary, Randolph, who played football and threw shot put and discus for Healdsburg High and was on the track team at SRJC, came home from Norway with the world title.
Stan Hockerson, a Petaluma High grad and Santa Rosa Junior College runner, has been a major force in shoe design.
Rylan Kobre is spending the summer in Wisconsin as the play-by-play radio guy for the Kenosha Kingfish and loving every minute of it.
Cal Victory, the newest team in the United Premier Soccer League, has landed a playoff berth, but a tough draw.
New Long Beach State rugby coach Aly Taylor dreams of creating a club program that will play the likes of USC, UC Irvine and CSU Northridge.
Cal Victory FC, made up of both local and out-of-town college-level and semi-pro talent, faces its first real test of the season.
Scott Alexander's career is flourishing after Type 1 diabetes was diagnosed and treated.
The ‘Conference of Champions’ won 13 national titles in the 2016-17 school year.