Press Democrat Sports RSS Feed Press Democrat RSS en-us Sun, 27 May 2018 00:00:00 PST (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 The Santa Rosa Press Democrat 180 18 <![CDATA[ Warriors flip switch in 2nd half, force Game 7 in Western Conference final ]]> OAKLAND — The Warriors stared at the end of their dynasty and said no to that. They were in a valley of despair, down 17 … ]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 23:33:31 PDT <![CDATA[ Benefield: Plenty of ups and downs for Empire athletes at NCS Meet of Champions ]]> BERKELEY — Severin Ramirez’s day started with dejection. It ended with exaltation. And then, finally, a healthy dose of sweet relief. First, the dejection. The … ]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 22:41:05 PDT <![CDATA[ NCS track and field notebook: Empire runners face off in 1,600-meter race ]]> Just like she did at the Sonoma County League championship meet, Analy junior Sierra Atkins gave Healdsburg’s Gabby Peterson a go for a lap in … ]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 22:41:05 PDT <![CDATA[ NCS baseball: Maria Carrillo rallies to beat Rancho Cotate ]]> Second-seeded Maria Carrillo hit two clutch doubles in the bottom of the seventh inning to tie No. 10 Rancho Cotate 3-3 and set up a … ]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 23:35:02 PDT <![CDATA[ Nevius: Warriors' Kerr successful in dual role of coach, confidant ]]> OAKLAND — There are probably scads of high-profile jobs that are a pleasure to have. Eccentric, world-famous painter, for instance. People would praise you all … ]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 23:28:46 PDT <![CDATA[ Real Madrid tops Liverpool, wins 3rd consecutive Champions League final ]]> KIEV, Ukraine — With his back to goal but eyes on the incoming cross, Gareth Bale connected with the ball while leaping in the air … ]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 21:43:20 PDT <![CDATA[ Giants top Cubs 5-4 ]]> CHICAGO — Brandon Crawford is working on a strong finish to a terrific May. In the field, and at the plate. Crawford hit a two-run … ]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 23:33:32 PDT <![CDATA[ Mengden's gem leads A's past Diamondbacks 3-0 ]]> OAKLAND — Daniel Mengden and catcher Bruce Maxwell had a plan, and it worked out quite well. Mengden pitched a two-hitter for his second career … ]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 23:33:32 PDT <![CDATA[ Grant Cohn: Warriors — not Chris Paul's absence — will decide this series ]]> The Rockets will win this series with or without Chris Paul if the Warriors keep playing soft like they did in Games 4 and 5. … ]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 18:18:03 PDT <![CDATA[ Warriors ]]> Publication="PressDemocrat"  Section="Warriors"  SectionFullName="/Sports/Warriors/"  Pagelayoutname="DefaultLayout"  Grid="PDSubsection" Area="Impact"  Items="1" … ]]> Wed, 07 Feb 2018 16:57:02 PDT