Amador Valley baseball blanks Livermore

  • Senior Tyler Staniford tossed four shutout innings and the Amador Valley baseball team beat Livermore 7-0 in East Bay Athletic League action on March 28. Staniford struck out two and allowed one hit for his first pitching win of the season. Zach Lander had two RBIs and Bradley Pluschkell two runs scored for the Dons.

    -- Matt Schwab

    SRV tips previously unbeaten Granada

  • San Ramon Valley topped previously unbeaten Granada 3-2 in EBAL baseball action on March 28, as Greg Lowe was 2 for 3 with an RBI and a walk for the Wolves. Sophomore Nick Moroney had a hit, RBI and a run scored. Granada's Ryan Dearborn was 2 for 2 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored.

    -- Matt Schwab

    Anderson homers in Foothill loss to DLS

  • Senior captain Ryan Anderson hit a two-run home run for Foothill in an 11-7 loss to De La Salle in March 28 in the EBAL.

    -- Matt Schwab

    Heritage baseball beats Dublin

  • Dublin sophomore Aaron Gaela was 2 for 3 with a double in a 5-1 nonleague loss to Heritage on March 28.

    -- Matt Schwab

    SRV boys lacrosse routs Amador Valley

  • The San Ramon Valley boys lacrosse team opened EBAL play with a 13-3 win over Amador Valley on March 28. Austin French had five goals, and Peter Tagliaferri had three goals and four assists for the Wolves, who improved to 4-4 overall. Daniel Aguilar had eight saves for the winners.

    -- Matt Schwab

    Nilsen leads Granada volleyball win win

  • Senior outside hitter Ben Nilsen had 14 kills, three aces and 16 digs as the Granada boys volleyball team stayed unbeaten in the EBAL with a 26-24, 25-23, 25-20 win over San Ramon Valley on March 28. Opposite Dominix Kovacs had seven kills and two digs for the Matadors.

    -- Matt Schwab

    Monte Vista girls lacrosse prevails

  • Gabrielle Klein had five goals and two assists as the Monte Vista girls lacrosse team beat Granada 18-7 on March 28 in EBAL action. Victoria Winter had four goals and an assist for the Matadors.

    -- Matt Schwab

    On deck

  • Amador Valley at Granada, baseball, April 4, 4 p.m. -- The Dons and Matadors will meet in a rematch of the North Coast Section Division I semifinal game last season, won 9-7 by Amador Valley.

  • Livermore Stampede, softball, April 5, 7:15 p.m.. -- The championship game of the Championship Flight of the three-day, 16-team tournament will be at the Ernie Rodrigues (Robertson Park) Softball complex.

  • De La Salle at Monte Vista, baseball, April 4, 4 p.m. -- The Spartans will try to stay near the top of the EBAL standings, but games at Monte Vista are never easy.

  • Stanford Invitational, track and field, April 5, all day -- Some of the best high school track and field athletes in the state will meet at Stanford for one of the better early season meets.

    Stars of the week

  • Connor Blick, San Ramon Valley golf -- Blick shot a 1-under 33 at Crow Canyon Country Club in a win over De La Salle, and shot a 3-under 33 at The Course at Wente Vineyards in a win over Livermore.

  • Chris Williams, De La Salle baseball -- Williams a combined 7 for 7 from the plate in the Spartans' EBAL wins over Foothill and Livermore.