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Benefield: Montgomery boys rise to occasion in NCS semifinal win
Facing a low moment in the game, the Vikings kept their composure and earned a trip to the title showdown.
Benefield: Montgomery girls basketball determined to succeed
Losing to Santa Rosa in the NBL Tournament may be just the spark the Vikings need to go far in the NCS playoffs.
Benefield: Numbers just part of the story of Rancho girls' rise
For the first time in what feels like forever to Rancho Cotate fans, the girls basketball team is expecting a postseason berth.
Benefield: Recharged Poulsen leading SRJC’s surge
After taking a year off, former Montgomery High star Erik Poulsen has the Bear Cubs closing in on Big 8 title.
Benefield: High school soccer teams get a break before postseason play
Both the North Bay League and Sonoma County League champions were decided on the final night of play, which points to the competitive parity across both leagues.
Benefield: Coaching changes in high school getting people too worked up
While coaches are important mentors, teachers and role models, there are bigger issues facing school communities.
Benefield: Santa Rosa's Emily Codding back on top after injury
The Santa Rosa High guard, off to St. Mary's in the fall, suffered a sprained ankle early in the season forcing her and the team to readjust.
Benefield: Lobos want title all to themselves
Despite stumbling Friday, the Elsie Allen boys remain in first place in the SCL.
Benefield: For Rancho Cotate boys basketball team, one win never felt so good
As of Thursday night, one is the win tally for the squad in North Bay League play this season.
Benefield: Windsor boys stun Montgomery in soccer shutout
The Jaguars, playing at home, topped the mighty Montgomery Vikings to take sole possession of first place in the NBL.
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