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Taylor Rodriguez started believing in herself. Now the Livermore softball star is a college...

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Livermore senior softball star Taylor Rodriguez’s talent was there. She was physically gifted. Unstoppable. A talent bound for the next level. She just didn’t have the confidence yet. Not in her first two years of high school. There were times when...

Braden Young started football in April. The QB is emerging into elite 2024 prospect...

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Football only started in April for Tamalpais sophomore quarterback Braden Young, who’s already emerging into one of the premier class of 2024 prospect regionally at his position. Young stepped into the limelight for a rising Tamalpais football program under head...
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Dublin linebacker KJ Sweeney checks all the boxes

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Dublin senior linebacker KJ Sweeney wrote down a few goals in mind ahead of his final high school slate. Straight A’s in the classroom. Being the best captain. Being the best leader. Being the leading tackler in the North Coast...

Bay Area Recruiting Notebook

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Granada baseball commitment Granada junior pitcher/outfielder Jason Krakoski is heading to one of college baseball’s most prestigious programs. Krakoski committed to Cal State Fullerton, which has four national titles and another runner-up appearance. Krakoski was 3-1 in eight appearances on the mound...

College vision becomes clearer for St. Francis’ Andrew Adkison

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St. Francis junior athlete Andrew Adkison always had a vision. To reach college football. To reach the pros. Andrew’s father, Chris, was a college football player at Taylor University in Indiana. Chris was in that few percent that gets that opportunity,...

Tamalpais baseball standout announces commitment

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This exact moment was what Tamalpais senior first baseban/catcher Matteo Bellisimo envisioned. Watching the San Francisco Giants during their dynastic run of three World Series titles between 2010-14, watching all of the stars like catcher Buster Posey, hoist those trophies,...
Taylor Rapp

Livermore catcher lands dream commitment

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Livermore senior catcher Taylor Rapp lost the vision she had since she was 9 years old. She, like a majority of student-athletes, wasn’t in contact with many schools. Options were there, and Rapp was running towards Sonoma State, who she...

Next MLB prospect? San Ramon Valley junior commits to UC Santa Barbara

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Reality really set in for San Ramon Valley junior infielder Blake Jacobs. Everything went quickly. Jacobs traveled to Arizona to play in the Fall Classic. UC Santa Barbara recruiting coordinator Dylan Jones invited Jacobs on a trip to the school...

Current UCLA athlete pushes Leland’s Mark Eby to next level

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Two years ago, former Leland quarterback Carson Yates showed current Leland senior athlete Mark Eby the way. As a multi-sport athlete at Leland, Yates was phenomenal, throwing for 4,699 yards and 46 touchdowns while rushing for 2,532 yards and 41...

Benicia catcher commits to SF State softball

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Hailey Weddington was donning the purple San Francisco State hat and shirt, a symbolic moment for her in her softball career. For 12 years, Weddington worked towards this moment. The early mornings. Long nights. The two workouts per day. Still...

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Menlo-Atherton earns first win in shutout effort

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Menlo-Atherton came out ready to develop. Although its first two games were tough losses to No. 10 Bellarmine and Tualatin, the Bears wanted to see...

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