Lady Tigers fend off Big Bears

San Jacinto High School’s varsity softball handily defeated Big Bear last Thursday, 13-2 ■ Corey Evan / Sports Reporter When you live the high life, coming down can make you feel a little low. That’s what Big Bear’s varsity softball team experienced as they came down from their bear caves at 7,000 feet to do…

Valley wrestlers compete at CIF championships

■ By Leland Gordon / Special Assignment BAKERSFIELD – Just making it to the CIF State Wrestling Championships is hard enough. Three weeks of qualifying tournaments finally give way to the ultimate gathering and only 40 wrestlers make it to Rabobank Arena in each weight. Because California doesn’t divide its state tournament by enrollment divisions,…

Panthers defeat Titans with stealth

Perris High sent their varsity volleyball boys to defeat Tahquitz, and did so 3-0 ■ By Corey Evan / Sports Reporter Kermit the Frog always says it ain’t easy being green. For Tahquitz High School’s varsity boys, it really wasn’t easy being green last Thursday… because their competitors from Perris High wore green too! One…

Middle school sports season wrap-up

■ Jim Wiesen, HUSD / Contributed What a great end to the Middle School Winter Sports Season. The three championship games finished with awesome games! First was the boys soccer match, Rancho Viejo at North Mountain. The game was a back-and-forth effort with North Mountain winning 2-1 at the end. Second, the boys basketball championship…

Eagles’ season taken down by Huskies

MSJC Men’s Basketball season ended last Friday night as East Los Angeles narrowly defeated the team in the second round of CCCAA championships 79-77 ■ Corey Evan / Sports Reporter If you’re a basketball player on any team, making post-season is awesome. Having home court advantage is even more awesome. The Mt. San Jacinto College…