Sports

Disc golf: all you need are Frisbees and a course


“All you need to do is get two Frisbees, go to a course, and throw them.” When I asked current players how to get into the sport they strongly emphasized the low barrier to entry. That’s one of the big reasons disc golf has grown in popularity so much in the past couple of years. That low barrier of entry, […]

Putting a wrap on local prep sports


With high school sports in Escondido having run their course for the 2021-22 school year, that allows us the luxury of backtracking a bit and getting caught up on some meaningful accomplishments that previously went unmentioned. Also, we offer a final word on Escondido Charter’s remarkable softball season. Let’s start with the CIF San Diego Section Boys and Girls Swimming […]

Dramatic revenge win nets White Tigers a softball title


  It took extra innings to do so but the second-seeded Escondido Charter softball team got some sweet payback Saturday against a Tri-City Christian squad that had dealt the White Tigers a playoff defeat just two days before. In the game that meant the most, EC (23-4) prevailed and as a result, coach Jeff Johnson’s determined squad secured a 4-3 […]

Standout performances highlight local track meet


Regardless of which sporting endeavor is involved, whenever intracity and Valley League rivals square off against one another, local interest is always heightened. That was certainly the case last week when San Pasqual and Escondido High were parties to a much-anticipated track and field confrontation. And on the boys’ side of the ledger, there were four outstanding individual performances in […]


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