Local Youth Leagues

Aptos Majors Wins District 39

Aptos Majors Wins District 39

Aptos 11-12 All-Star team scored four runs in the bottom of the 6th, capped by leadoff hitter Edward Peters’ bases-loaded, walk-off double to win the D-39 title, beating Capitola-Soquel 5-4 and advancing undefeated to the Section 5 Tournament. In the sixth Aptos’ Kevin Hamlyn had a leadoff walk, then Jordi Prichard and Ryan Smith drew […]

Local Teams Earn Victories in Breakers

Local Teams Earn Victories in Breakers

13th Annual Breakers Cup Featured 320 Teams Competing Over Two Weekends, Bringing 16K Visitors To Santa Cruz County SANTA CRUZ — Two Santa Cruz Breakers teams captured championship trophies at the 13th annual Breakers Cup Tournament, a two-weekend youth soccer event held July 26-27 and Aug. 2-3 at Cabrillo College, the Santa Cruz County Breakers […]

A World Cup of their Own

A World Cup of their Own

Local Kids Headed to Spain For International Soccer Tournament By Jon Chown With soccer teams from all over the world facing off in the World Cup in Brazil, a local youth soccer team is going to Spain on July 4 for their own international experience with “the beautiful game.” Some members of the Scotts Valley/San […]

Aptos Fog Wins Tourney

Aptos Fog Wins Tourney

Will make guest appearance in Oracle Arena November 14  The Fog basketball team won the Each One Teach One Basketball league hosted by Monte Vista Christian School. Joe Mendoza was named the MVP of the league. The Fog were a perfect 9-0 in the league and will play and exhibition game against some of the […]

Aptos Storm Basketball

Aptos Storm Basketball

Storm Conquer the Dawg Days of Summer Aptos Storm girls basketball captured the 5/6th division Dawg Days of Summer tournament in South San Francisco Aug. 10 and 11. In the first game the storm handed the Bulldawgs a 31-10 loss. The Storm was led by Hannah Hocom and Abby Pardue, each scoring 8 points, followed […]

Summer Ball Continues for Aptos Little League

Summer Ball Continues for Aptos Little League

By Aidan Mathews At the conclusion of District 39 play, two Aptos Little League All Star teams earned the right to take home the championship trophy. Both the 8-9 and 10-11 age groups faired well in their respective championship games winning by way of the ten-run rule against Scotts Valley’s boys. The teams’ play was […]

Aptos Little League: A Matter of Perspective

Aptos Little League: A Matter of Perspective

By Aiden Mathews Coaching legend Vince Lombardi was quoted in saying that the best of athletes “Build for your team a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another and of strength to be derived by unity” — the successful teams abide by these principles. Lucky for the Aptos Little league All Star coaches, they […]