Oakland Unified Cutting 10 High School Team Sports To Save MoneyReturning high school students in Oakland will have future options when it comes to team sports. Da Lin explains the district is cutting out 10 programs to save money and girls will be impacted the most.
De La Salle Spartans Beat Folsom Bulldogs, Preserve StreakThe Spartans came into Friday night's game having never lost a game to a Northern California team since 1991. Last year's champions, the Folsom Bulldogs hit the field hoping to change that. Christin Ayers reports. (8-17-18)
Bay Area Teen Marathon Swimmer Goes for California's Triple CrownAngel More is just 15 years old but she's already conquered the Catalina Channel, Alcatraz-to-S.F. and now she's hoping to cross Lake Tahoe. Mary Lee reports. (7-6-18)
Concussion Prevention Program Comes to East Bay High SchoolCongressman Mark DeSaulnier along with a former Raiders player and former 49ers player went to Ygnacio Valley High in Concord to for an event they call "Concussion Prevention for Student Athletes." Da Lin reports. (5-31-18)
High School Barristers Battle in Mock Court CompetitionHere's a high school "sport" that's fielding teams from around the country this weekend -- instead of a referee, there's a judge; instead of a scoreboard there's a jury and the playing field is a courtroom. Vern Glenn reports. (5-11-18)
Community Gets Pleasanton High School Wrestler Paralyzed In Freak Accident A Custom CarAn entire community stepped up to help a Pleasanton teen who was paralyzed after a wrestling accident. Juliette Goodrich shows us how they made Myles Molnar's wish for a custom car come true.
Golden State Warriors Team Up With Special Olympics To Host Basketball ClinicSome student athletes with developmental disabilities got to play ball with the pros Tuesday. John Ramos tells us about Freedom High School's annual Unified Basketball Clinic put on by the Warriors and Special Olympics.
East Bay High School Girls Soccer Team Rated No. 1 Goes for Division-1 TitleVern Glenn profiles the Lady Mustangs of Monte Vista. (3-9-18)
CA Considers Ban On Minors Playing Tackle FootballCalifornia lawmakers are considering a bill to ban minors from playing tackle football before high school.
Bill Would Ban Youth Tackle Football in CaliforniaTwo California lawmakers want to outlaw tackle football leagues until teenagers reach high school. Marc Thompson reports from Sacramento. (2-9-18)
Bay Area High School Celebrates Eagles' Zack Ertz After Game-Winning Super Bowl TouchdownZach Ertz, the Philadelphia Eagles player who dove into the end zone for the winning touchdown on Super Bowl Sunday, has Bay Area roots. John Ramos went to his high school in Danville.
Bay Area High School Basketball Team Leader Receives National RecognitionIf the Salesian Pride were a high-performance car, senior James Akinjo would be the engine, coach Bill Mellis tells Vern Glenn. (1-5-18)
Galileo Academy Lions Pin High Hopes on Short QBVern Glenn goes toe-to-toe (actually, back-to-back) with Adrian Poot, the shortest guy on the Galileo Lion football team. (12-15-17)
Lincoln High Girls Volleyball Team on Verge of Winning State ChampionshipKPIX 5's Vern Glenn says the Lady Mustangs are just one win away from securing their first state title. (12-1-17)
High School Quarterback Leads Drive To Prevent Teen SuicidesA Bay Area high schooler is making it his mission to stop teen suicides. As Andria Borba reports, Luke Bottari is spreading his message on the football field. (10-6-17)
Fake Turf Fail: Terra Linda High in San Rafael Closes Football FieldWithout enough bounce on their artificial turf Terra Linda High School now faces a real problem. Emily Turner reports. (10-6-17)
Father, Son Face-Off Against Each Other On Peninsula GridironIt was not your average high school football game on Friday afternoon in Palo Alto, when Keyshawn Ashford, a star player for Woodside Priory, squared off against his dad, Stephen, a coach for Phoenix Academy. Devin Fehely reports. (9-15-17)
New Raiders Kicker Gives Back To Hometown School In East BayRaiders kicker Giorgio Tavechhio waited five years for his NFL debut last Sunday and for his fans in Moraga it was worth the wait. Dennis O'Donnell reports. (9-14-17)
Bay Area School District Takes Extra Steps to Protect Athletes from ConcussionsAlong with the use of special helmets, Livermore and Granada High players are being tested before they hit the field -- or another player hits them. Allen Martin reports. (9-1-17)
Freedom High in Oakley Cancels Homecoming Parade Due to HeatThe simmering heat ruined a high school homecoming tradition in Oakley. Don Ford found out about the Plan B that's a bummer for students. (9-1-17)
6 Juveniles Charged in Alleged Hazing at Napa High SchoolSix Napa High School teenagers are facing criminal charges in connection with a series of hazing incidents prosecutors say took place during the 2015-16 school year. (5-26-17)
Grieving Dad Gets Steph Curry's Autograph On Dead Daughter's Basketball ShoesAfter his 16-year-old daughter Kimberly died following a seizure on the basketball court last weekend, Ramir Nuestro made one of her wishes come true. Maria Medina reports. (5-11-17)
De La Salle High Star Tuli Letuligasenoa Set For Big Future At USCFor one Bay Area family, it was what you might call "Super Sunday." One of the country's top football prospects announced his college plans to friends and family at church. Wilson Walker reports. (4-23-17)
Napa High Students Expelled For Alleged HazingThe Napa school board met behind closed doors Thursday to decide the punishment for Johnny Torres, a varsity quarterback and 3 other students allegedly connected to a hazing incident last fall. Joe Vazquez reports. (3-30-17)