Sports
June 25, 2017

Getting ready for state tournment in Elk Grove

  • Roman Torres, of the Rohnert Park 8U Blue team gets ready to hit a triple during their scrimmage game against Windsor 8U White team Saturday at A Park.

  • Anthony Barbato, of the Rohnert Park 8U Blue team throws a pitch to a member of the Windsor 8U White team during their scrimmage game Saturday at A Park. Photo by Jane Peleti

Rohnert Park 8U Blue team

 

Kids and volunteers sign up for first Junior Giants season

The non-competitive, co-ed league, which is in partner with the Giants Community Fund (a non-profit organization that funds leagues throughout Northern California), aims “to use baseball as a forum to encourage and educate… youth to live healthy and productive lives.” 

Hammonds drafted by Baltimore Orioles in 29th round

Hammonds, who spent four years at Sonoma State, was selected by the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday in the 29th round. He becomes the first SSU student-athlete drafted in 2017.