Monday, March 30, 2015
FAIRFIELD-SUISUN, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

Last-minute goal gives Mustangs soccer win

By
From page B7 | March 07, 2014 |

FAIRFIELD — The Rodriguez High girls soccer team opened the Monticello Empire League with a close 1-0 decision over Will C Wood, Thursday.

Lauren Rogers was the lone scorer, netting the game-winner on a unassisted goal in the 78th minute.

“It was a very back-and-forth game,” Rodriguez coach Josh Levine said. “(Wood) had good chances to score and we made good saves.”

Sarah Free was in the net for the Mustangs, making eight saves.

Rodriguez (3-0-3, 1-0 MEL) travels to Napa, Tuesday.

Armijo 1, Napa 0: At Napa, the Indians (4-1, 1-0 MEL) scored its only goal in the 37 minute on a Lauryn Williams putback after Mikayla Elder had the first shot.

Anna Castro was in goal for Armijo and had seven saves.

The Indians travel to Woodland in a non-league game, Friday.

Prep tennis

Vikings sweep Falcons

FAIRFIELD — The Vanden High boys tennis team swept Fairfield in a 9-0 Solano County Athletic Conference victory, Thursday.

In singles action for the Vikings (3-0 MEL), Leonard Hsung (No. 3 singles), Jamie Abalon (No. 5) and Antonio Ramirez (No. 6) each won 6-0, 6-1, while Cameron Hoover and Dustin Edmonds (No. 2 doubles) and Brandon Cervino and Fernando Angulo (No. 3 doubles) won 6-0, 6-0.

The Falcons (0-2 MEL) closest matches were at No. 1 singles where Vanden’s Patrick Dazo defeated Fairfield’s David Laura 6-2, 6-3 and No. 4 Joseph Brooks for the Vikings defeated Kevin Tran 6-3, 6-2.

The Falcons look for their first win when they host Vallejo, while Vanden travels to American Canyon, Tuesday.

Prep baseball

Vikings open season with a loss

FAIRFIELD — The Vanden High baseball team opened its season with a 5-1 loss against Vacaville, Thursday.

Rylan Haney was the starting pitcher for the Vikings and went 4 1-3 innings, only giving up one hit with six strikeouts. Jake LaGrand came in the fourth inning, pitching 1 2-3 innings and gave up three hits, while Anthony Alcala pitched in the seventh, giving up two hits.

Vanden’s top hitters were Alejandro Lara, who was 2 for 3 and Jared Vitug who was 1 for 2 with a double.

The JV team did not fare any better as it was shutout by the Bulldogs, 3-0.

Robert Hutting pitched four innings, allowing two runs off four hits with four strikeouts and one walk.

The top hitters for the Vikings were Hadhari Wadley, Alex Niccoli and Carter Pini, who all went 1 for 2 with a walk.

The Vikings host Wood at 11 a.m., Saturday.

Vacaville Christian 13, Golden Sierra 3: At Garden Valley, the Falcons scored seven runs in the second inning as they cruised to their first victory of the season.

Kris Petnicki earned the win for Vacaville Christian, allowing three runs on one hit and two walks in four innings of work. He struck out four.

Petnicki drove in three runs with a double, while Jeremy Wager-Smith also had three RBIs, finishing 2 for 4 with a double.

Hunter Pexioto, Tyler Brassfield and Johnny Benedict all had two hits each.

Benicia 11, Rodriguez 3: At Benicia, the Mustangs gave up 10 hits and committed five errors in the loss.

The losing pitcher for Rodriguez was Kellen Sillanpaa, pitching three innings, while allowing seven runs off five hits – only one run being earned.

Cory Peacock was 2 for 3 with an RBI, while JP San Antonio was 1 for 3 with an RBI for Rodriguez.

Rodriguez gets a chance at revenge as it hosts Benicia, Friday.

Prep badminton

Indians victorious in season opener

DAVIS — The Armijo High badminton team opened its season with a 12-3 victory over Davis, Thursday.

The Indians only dropped one singles match, while Kathleen Boholst, Akina Reyes, Donna Tran, Angelica Roxas and Noni Geuvara were double winners.

The Indians will play against Stagg and Chavez High, Friday.

Rodriguez 10, Bethel 5: at Vallejo, Raiza Balancio, Lei Paeste and Janelle Sandhu were double winners for the Mustangs.

Prep boys volleyball

Vacaville Christian opens season with a victory

ELK GROVE — The Vacaville Christian high boys volleyball team opened its season with a 25-17, 25-19, 20-25, 25-13 loss to Cosumnes Oaks, Thursday.

Andrew Grabowski led the Falcons with 10 kills and four blocks, while Steve Glowdeman had eight assists and four aces. Caleb Yost had four blocks and three kills, while Jeremy Botkin had four aces.

Vacaville Christian hosts Bradshaw Christian, Monday.

Daily Republic staff

LEAVE A COMMENT

Discussion | No comments

The Daily Republic does not necessarily condone the comments here, nor does it review every post. Read our full policy

.

Solano News

Easter activities, events abundant

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
Christians begin Holy Week with Palm Sunday celebrations

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A1, 1 Comment | Gallery

2 drivers killed in same area, an hour apart

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A1, 4 Comments

 
My guide to dining out

By Tony Wade | From Page: A2, 4 Comments

Local governments post week’s meeting times

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A3

 
Top young spellers to compete for Solano title

By Glen Faison | From Page: A3

Police investigate shooting off North Texas Street

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A3, 7 Comments | Gallery

 
Vallejo police seek leads in weekend homicide

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A3

Biz Buzz: Re/Max hires new Realtor

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A10

 
Biz Buzz: PAL receives donation from glass company

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A10 | Gallery

 
Biz Buzz: Wiseman officer names Perez to key post

By Kevin W. Green | From Page: A10

.

US / World

 
Analysis finds unequal pay for women on California Capitol

By The Associated Press | From Page: A3

Songwriter injured in California crash; motorcyclist killed

By The Associated Press | From Page: A3

 
Taylor Swift wins artist of the year at iHeartRadio Awards

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4

 
Police: 2 bodies found in NYC building explosion rubble

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

 
Waving fronds around the world, Christians mark Palm Sunday

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7

 
Air Canada plane makes hard landing short of Halifax runway

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7

Small tsunami generated in Pacific after earthquake

By The Associated Press | From Page: A9

 
.

Living

Community Calendar: March 30, 2015

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A2

 
Today in History: March 30, 2015

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

Horoscopes: March 30, 2015

By Holiday Mathis | From Page: B6

 
Parenting: If a father is abusive, a mother must act

By The Washington Post | From Page: B8

 
Horoscopes: March 31, 2015

By Holiday Mathis | From Page: B8

.

Entertainment

TVGrid March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A10

 
TVGrid March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A11

Michelle Obama declares ‘Black Girls Rock!’

By The Associated Press | From Page: A11, 3 Comments

 
.

Sports

Spartans Final Four-bound after 76-70 OT win over Louisville

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

 
Duke back in Final Four after 66-52 win over Gonzaga

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

 
Hamlin wins for 25th time, and fifth time at Martinsville

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Jimmy Walker wins hometown Texas Open

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Oakland OF Josh Reddick won’t be ready for start of season

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

California Chrome heads to Britain, to race at Royal Ascot

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Vettel wins Malaysian GP to end Mercedes streak

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Joe Gibbs on son: most courageous person I’ve been around

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Chodounsky defends slalom title at US Alpine Championships

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

South Carolina earns 1st Final Four berth, beats FSU 80-74

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Turner says Saturday regional finals highest-rated in decade

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Apology for wrong anthem for El Salvador before game in US

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Montoya holds off Power to give Penske 1-2 sweep at St. Pete

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Stanford’s Randle chases school scoring record, title at NIT

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Hamlin wins for 25th time, and fifth time at Martinsville

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Cain goes 4 innings in Giants win over LA

By The Associated Press | From Page: B3

 
Graveman pitches into 7th inning as A’s beat Brewers 7-0

By The Associated Press | From Page: B3

.

Business

.

Obituaries

Robert Roberts

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

 
Janice Jewel Thompson

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

.

Comics

Peanuts March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Zits March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

Blondie March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Pickles March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

Get Fuzzy March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Sally Forth March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

For Better or Worse March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Baldo March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

Garfield March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Dilbert March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

Baby Blues March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Frank and Ernest March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

B.C. March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Wizard of Id March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

Beetle Bailey March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

 
Rose is Rose March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B5

Sudoku March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B6

 
Bridge March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B6

Word Sleuth March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B6

 
Crossword March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B6

Cryptoquote March 30

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B6

 
B.C. March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

Blondie March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

 
Peanuts March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

Baldo March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

 
Rose is Rose March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

Beetle Bailey March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

 
For Better or Worse March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

Dilbert March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

 
Garfield March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

Pickles March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

 
Zits March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

Sally Forth March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

 
Get Fuzzy March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

Wizard of Id March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

 
Baby Blues March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

Frank and Ernest March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

 
Word Sleuth March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B8

Bridge March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B8

 
Sudoku March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B8

Cryptoquote March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B8

 
Crossword March 31

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B8