Press Democrat Sports RSS Feed Press Democrat RSS en-us Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PST (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 The Santa Rosa Press Democrat 180 18 <![CDATA[ Barber: Napa football program can't shake off hazing's effects ]]> NAPA — The Napa High School varsity football team is back in action, popping pads and preparing for another season. But after months of rumor, … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 22:24:45 PDT <![CDATA[ Benefield: Former Empire athlete conquers Highland Games as top amateur ]]> Gary Randolph thought there was no way he’d start off on the right foot.The recent CSU Stanislaus grad arrived in Vinstra, Norway last month to … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:01:01 PDT <![CDATA[ Warriors' Durant blasts Trump, won't visit White House if asked ]]> Kevin Durant reportedly will reject any forthcoming invitation to go to the White House as part of a Warriors contingent following Golden State’s NBA championship … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:15:02 PDT <![CDATA[ Giants beat Phillies 5-4 ]]> SAN FRANCISCO — Hunter Pence had to holler at Denard Span mere inches ahead of him on the bases to run harder because otherwise he … ]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:41:01 PDT <![CDATA[ Raising awareness of disorders drives Santa Rosa softball team ]]> The Santa Rosa WSC Hackers, a traveling softball team for girls 16 and under, just won the National Softball Association’s Pacific Coast World Series — … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 20:41:00 PDT <![CDATA[ Raiders' Smith facing assault, battery charges ]]> LOS ANGELES — Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith has been charged with beating his sister’s boyfriend last month, Los Angeles prosecutors said Thursday. The 30-year-old … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 20:40:40 PDT <![CDATA[ Raiders' Lynch sidesteps questions on anthem protest ]]> NAPA — Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch spoke to reporters Thursday for the first time in training camp and avoided questions regarding his decision … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:55:15 PDT <![CDATA[ Giants edge Phillies 5-4 ]]> SAN FRANCISCO — Jeff Samardzija struck out six over six innings to win for the fourth time in five starts, Jarrett Parker hit a two-run … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 22:33:01 PDT <![CDATA[ 49ers rookie Foster has sprain in surgically repaired shoulder ]]> SANTA CLARA — San Francisco 49ers rookie linebacker Reuben Foster has a mild AC joint sprain in his surgically repaired right shoulder. Foster was held … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:25:45 PDT <![CDATA[ PD default story headline xy yxyxy yyxyxyxyxyx ]]> Publication="PressDemocrat" ScrapeName="49ers 2016" … ]]> Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16:22:34 PDT