After a second round loss to Reedley, the Madera Babe Ruth 14-year-old All Star team won two straight games to advance to the semifinals at the State Tournament in Arroyo Grande.
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Madera Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Stars fell one inning short of playing for the State Babe Ruth Championship in San Benito.
Liberty pitcher Connor Brogdon will represent the Oakland Athletics Aug. 5 at Blair Field in Long Beach in the annual Area Code baseball games.
10-under comeback bid falls short
For the second straight tournament, the Madera Bobby Sox 12-under All-Star team finished with a perfect record.
In the Bobby Sox Softball 30th annual Regional All-Star Tournament 8-under championship game, Madera (9-1) was able to avenge its only loss Sunday with a 6-2 win over Salinas to capture the title.
Despite trailing by a wide margin with seven laps to go in the USAC/BCRA Midgets race, 17-year-old Michael Snider never gave up hope.
Making his first appearance this season, former Indy car driver Davey Hamilton will race at the Madera Speedway track in the Gerhardt Classic tonight for round three of the Super Saturday presented by Coors