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    Yosemite Badgers preparing for 2015-16 season

    Yosemite High School varsity and JV football players, under the direction of new head coach JD Burnett, started summer practices last week.


    What information can be collected from banded birds?

    Question: While hunting ducks a few months ago at my hunt club, my son shot a double banded wood duck. It had the normal metal band on one leg and on the other leg it had a pink plastic band with the number 9 on it. The club next to us raises wood ducks and we were wondering if it may have come ...


    Glines drafted by White Sox

    Jackson Glines, 2010 Yosemite High graduate, was drafted June 9, in the 10th round by the Chicago White Sox.


    Zohos, Blankenship prepare for June 26 all-star game

    JD Burnett, Yosemite High School’s new football coach, will coach the south team in the North-South Rotary All-Star football game that will be played at 7:30 p.m., Friday, June 26, at Golden West High School’s Veterans Stadium in Merced. This is the 32nd year for the game.


    Whitcomb, Thompson NSL all league

    Yosemite High softball team (5-20, 0-10 NSL) standouts, junior pitcher Amy Whitcomb, and her behind the plate teammate, sophomore catcher Katie Thompson, have been named North Sequoia League first team all league selections.


    Little League completes season play

    The largest numbers of youngsters in years, have been playing baseball since late January in the Sierra Mountain Little League - a league made up of five tee ball teams, four ‘coach pitch’ teams, four minor B teams, two major teams (Angels and As), and a challenger division (for special...


    Blast for Badgers sporting clay tournament

    The third annual Blast for Badgers Sporting Clay Tournament will be held Saturday, June 20, at Sun Mountain Gun Club.


    Kudela, Burrall Yosemite Athletes of the Year

    Swimming standout Phillip Kudela, and three-sport all-league star Taylor Burrall, have been named the Yosemite High School boy and girl athletes of the year.


    Avina, Kamalani named second team all league

    Minarets High School softball players Baylee Avina (pitcher/third base), and Kalea Kamalani (pitcher/catcher) have received second team all league honors in the West Sequoia League.

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