SACRAMENTO - The Pacific Challenge Series presented by PenneyLawyers.com will have one of its most coveted races of the year with Saturday's Ron Strmiska Memorial/Firecracker 100 at Stockton 99 Speedway. The $4,000 to win race will also serve as the second round of the Tri-Holiday Series and is paired with a $2,000 to win, 60-lap Stockton Late Model race along with Grand American Modifieds, Bombers, and Mini Cups.
June 28, 2016|
By STEVEN BLAKESLEY Special to the Bulletin
Trying unsuccessfully to fight off problems in the field and at the plate, the Northgate Braves gave up six runs in the fifth inning to the Tracy American on the way to a 14-3 mercy rule win for the Yankees in the championship game of the Little League District 67 Majors Tournament of Champions at Northgate Little League's Gillen Field.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Connor Owings' bloop RBI single sparked a three-run eighth inning, and Coastal Carolina beat Arizona 5-4 on Tuesday night to send the College World Series finals to a deciding Game 3.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Pat Summitt put women's basketball on her back, breaking down barriers with her indomitable spirit and demanding respect for female athletes on her way to becoming the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Pinch-hitter Jake Smolinski hit a go-ahead, three-run homer during Oakland's five-run eighth inning that carried the Athletics to a 13-11 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.
MARSEILLE, France (AP) - If Cristiano Ronaldo is to send Portugal to the semifinals and match Michel Platini's all-time European Championship scoring record, he'll have to find a way through a Poland defense that's among the toughest of the tournament.