The South County Jamboree proved to be a success for local high school football teams in terms of preparing for upcoming season. With King City, Soledad and Gonzales facing non-league opponents this week and Greenfield starting play next week, the jamboree served as way for teams to access their progress.
All four local high school cross country teams were on the Monterey Peninsula last week with races at Carmel Valley, Monterey, and Pacific Grove.
The Greenfield JV baseball team outscored Gonzales High 29-10 in two games to claim the season series against the Spartan JV’s.
The Greenfield Lady Bruin softball team lost contests last week to the Pacific Grove Breakers and the Robert Louis Stevenson Pirates and are now 1-3 in the Mission Trail Athletic League.
Xavier Salone won two events and placed second in two others to lead the King City High frosh-soph boys track team to victory at Saturday’s King City Lions’ and Young Farmers’ 73rd Invitational Track Meet.
Megan Flores, a junior post player for the King City High Lady Mustang basketball team, was selected to the All-Monterey County Basketball team by the Monterey County Herald.
Soledad Lady Aztec and Greenfield Lady Bruin soccer teams played to ties last week in divisional play, and the King City Lady Mustangs defeated Pacific Collegiate in divisional play.
Adrian Lopez of Soledad was named last week to the Cal-Hi Sports All-State small school second team as a pitcher.
Local fighters Kevin Perez and Ivan Almanza represented the San Ardo Boxing Club on Saturday in a boxing show in San Leandro.
Alvaro Pantoja and Ivan Vasquez represented the San Ardo Boxing Club at a boxing show in Fresno on Saturday, March 25.