December 28, 2012
| With 2012 coming to a close, there were many memorable moments in Camarillo sports.
The Camarillo High football team continued dominating the Pacific View League while a former Scorpion made headlines in the NFL.
Rio Mesa High’s swim team had another outstanding...
December 12, 2012
Life — with its knockout punches and unexpected blows — is a lot like boxing.
That’s what professional boxer and Oxnard High School graduate Hugo Centeno Jr. told students when he returned to the campus Tuesday morning to encourage them to...
October 26, 2012
The recent Bryan Brothers Cool Planet Tennis Fest at the Spanish Hills Country Club raised almost $100,000 for the foundation.
Rock singer Gavin Rossdale, former ATP touring pros Rick Leach, Jeff Tarango and the USC men’s team joined the brothers for...
August 10, 2012
Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan won the men’s doubles tennis gold medal on Saturday at the London 2012 Olympics.
The top seeds—graduates of Rio Mesa High School—defeated second-seeded Frenchmen Michael Llodra and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-4, 7-6 (2) in 88 minutes on...
July 27, 2012
Bianca Noriega’s biggest thrill in high school was helping Camarillo High win the CIFSouthern Section Division 2 softball championship in 2011.
Now, the Scorpion outfielder and right-handed pitcher is ready to produce blissful softball memories at the collegiate level.
Noriega will take...
July 20, 2012
Taylor Anderson is outgoing and never had a problem making friends at Rio Mesa High School where she participated in band and the school’s student council.
The 18-year-old Camarillo resident maintained a small group of friends who shared her love of...
June 15, 2012
Camarillo native Charlie Kimball is the first race car driver with diabetes to lead the Indianapolis 500.
Kimball made history in the 96-year-old event at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 27 when he led the 500-mile race for three of its...
June 8, 2012
David Soliz isn’t a James Bond villain.
He doesn’t ask for the world.
Soliz wants two things this summer for the Conejo Oaks wood-bat baseball team.
“Goal No. 1 is to improve,” said Soliz, the Oaks’ second-year manager. “Goal No. 2 is to...
May 12, 2012
When Ariella Seltzer, Lisa Uchiyama, and Danna Darma were high school students, they dreamed about one day going to fashion school and making it in the highly-competitive fashion industry.
So far the dreams of these three young local women are being...
May 4, 2012
It didn’t take long for Bryan Anger to have his name called at the NFL Draft.
The Jacksonville Jaguars selected Anger, a Camarillo High graduate who attended California Berkeley, in the third round, pick No. 70 overall.
It was the earliest any...
April 1, 2012
If injuries cut short Matthew Merricks’ quest to become a major league pitcher, it didn’t end his passion.
Or his love for the game. Or his knowledge.
So, accordingly, Merricks’ newest drive is to help young pitchers realize their own dreams.