View From Above: Sweet swings are met with rigid competition … Big Ten champ chased by Big Ten runner-up in Beaumont? ... Slovenia’s first-ever pro.
Rebuilding a State championship team was tough … Scholarship opportunities are created … Top area players are wearing Lady Eagles’ colors … Thomas, Brown surfaced at historic Cal Baptist.
Those 18-wheelers on the road spinning through Banning-Beaumont en route from Phoenix International Raceway to Auto Club Speedway in Fontana for this week’s NASCAR race was, as always, quite a show.
View From Above: Redlands event always seeking volunteers … Banning, Beaumont has growing contingent of marshals, participants … Cycling event moved to March 13-17.
VIEW FROM ABOVE: Southern Section’s approach works … There are some system blemishes … Beaumont cashed in with fourth place finish … War of the Wheel rivalry seemed like a perfect blend of Div. 11 and 12 teams.
VIEW FROM ABOVE: Volleyball Senior Night are first-class events … Polo training was local effort … CBL call coming for Beaumont? … Steinberg saw tough league schedule ahead.
VIEW FROM ABOVE: Midwestern college game had everyone’s attention ... Iowa beats Nebraska while airport patrons watch ... It’s the same twists and turns that take place at Banning and Beaumont.
We were hoping Derron Smith would make the Cleveland Browns’ roster in 2018. Smith, who made the Cincinnati Bengals’ roster the past three seasons, was cut by the new Browns’ regime last weekend.
Sarah Rike, who’s bounced around playing and coaching volleyball between Beaumont, Redlands and Banning, knows her baby’s due in November. If everything aligns just perfectly, the Lady Broncos could make a serious playoff run.
HOOP SCOOP: Big 2 became the Big 3 in MSJC’s JUCO championship … Brown tourney MVP, Thomas all-tournament, Gower ignored in final tabulation … Mt. SAC’s successful coach funnels buy-in recipe … Mozga gets coveted title.
A handful, or so, years back I was assigned to interview a duo of State-bound wrestlers from Riverside King High School. They were headed for Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, which is the ultimate goal for any kid that hits the mat.