Gregg Dodderidge

Gregg Dodderidge

Incredible Badger turnaround

I know we are just getting started with basketball season but with all the bowl games, I just can’t put football out of my mind. Some final thoughts about the recently concluded Yosemite season - its first after withdrawing from the North Sequoia League and playing as an independent.

Sports

Badgers - Mustangs

It finally happened. After years of hemming and hawing, bickering, and push-back, the Mustangs and Badgers met for the first time in the regular season of football. This is something the players, parents, and football fans have wanted for years. The hopes and dreams of the players finally came to fruition.

Gregg Dodderidge

Plenty of offensive options for Badgers

Yosemite High School’s 5-foot-5, 140 pound senior running back Johnny “Boi” Varian, in only his second year of organized football, put on a show last Friday at the Mariposa Fairgrounds, carrying the ball 23 times for 332 yards (14.4 yards per carry average).

Gregg Dodderidge

Rivalries

For those of you who were not part of the 500 plus crowd to attend the volleyball match between Yosemite and Minarets Sept. 6 at YHS, you missed out. You would have witnessed two good Central Section programs.

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