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Benefield: Trio of girls tennis players vying for top spot in NBL-Oak
The battle for supremacy in North Bay League-Oak Division girls’ tennis is going to be about as good and fierce as tennis fans might wish.
Benefield: SRJC women's soccer win a tale of 2 halves
The Bear Cubs' 3-0 nonconference victory Friday started with a first-half scoring drought.
Benefield: Small-school girls soccer adjusting to schedule headaches
The teams of the new NCL II and NCL III have a little more wiggle room than expected after two schools did not have enough athletes to form an all-girls team.
Benefield: Roseland University Prep switching to winter soccer in 2019
The Roseland University Prep boys’ soccer team is riding the wave of recent success and throwing their hat into the ring for winter soccer.
Benefield: Former SCL foes will keep battling it out on football field
El Molino travels to Petaluma Friday to play a Trojans team that has had the Lions' number in recent years.
Benefield: Position switch fuels SRJC women's soccer victory
A change in role allowed Celeste Barajas, a sophomore who prepped at Santa Rosa High, to take advantage of her instincts and help the Bear Cubs win their home opener 2-1.
Benefield: Healdsburg High's football timeout a painful pause
Fresh on the heels of two losses in which Healdsburg was outscored 102-0, players voted to end the season. It is a decision that has sparked confusion, disappointment and — already — regret.
Benefield: Santa Rosa's hot start in football comes with a cautionary tale
The Panthers did much the same thing two seasons ago, and then it all unraveled.
Benefield: Tough way to start season for SRJC men's soccer
'They completely outworked us ... We were spectators,' the Bear Cubs' coach said after Tuesday's 2-1 loss.
Benefield: Maria Carrillo runners likely to stay dominant in reconfigured league
Pumas swept honors in 2017 cross country season and have a strong cast of returning stars.
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