High School Sports

John Swett High School

John Swett High School In Crockett Drops ‘Indians’ Mascot

The School District Board decided that John Swett High School in Crockett would no longer use the name “Indians” as the team mascot.


Vallejo welcome sign at city limits. (CBS)

School Officials Consider Name Change For Vallejo High’s Apache Mascot

School officials are considering changing the name of Vallejo High School’s American Indian mascot.


Football. (CBS)

Martinez’ Alhambra High Struggles To Finance Athletic Programs

Many Bay Area high-school athletic programs are feeling the pinch of declining revenue, including one in Contra Costa County that is trying to spread the wealth with dwindling dollars.


HS training

Tips for Parents of High School Athletes

No matter what the level of ability a high school student athlete has, parents should understand the value of getting involved in their child’s program of choice as they collectively enter one of the most important chapters of their lives.


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St. Ignatius Flu Outbreak Causes Cancellation Of Basketball, Soccer Games

At least three athletic events involving St. Ignatius College Preparatory teams have been postponed following the closure of the school because of an outbreak of the stomach flu, West Catholic Athletic League officials said.


High School football players run sprints (AP)

Pro Sports Concussion Screening Now Used At More High School Games

A concussion evaluation test already being used in professional sports is now being used more frequently in high school sports.


John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: Are We Wearing Out Young Athletes?

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – Oakland A’s pitcher Brett Anderson is out for the season after having Tommy John surgery, an elbow ligament reconstruction. Some doctors say the surgery is more common nowadays because too many […]


Bishop O'Dowd Men's Basketball Team

La Verne Lutheran Beats Oakland’s Bishop O’Dowd, Wins Div. III Championship

Grant Jerrett and Cameron Osorno each scored 16 points as La Verne Lutheran came from seven points down in the fourth quarter to beat Bishop O’Dowd of Oakland, 64-59, to win the boys’ Division III state championship Friday.

CBS San Francisco–03/27/2011


Mater Dei Tops De La Salle To Win State Championship

Kevin Reinhardt had 17 points as Mater Dei of Santa Ana pushed past gritty De La Salle of Concord in a defensive struggle to win the boys’ Division I state championship 43-36 at Power Balance Pavilion Saturday.

CBS San Francisco–03/27/2011

Basketball. (Otto Kitsinger/NBAE/Getty Images)

Oakland’s Bishop O’Dowd Girls Beat Sacramento 57-46

Bishop O’Dowd of Oakland bested Sacramento, 57-46, in the girls’ Division III NorCal championship game Saturday.

CBS San Francisco–03/19/2011