The piece of binder paper is slightly wrinkled. Surprisingly, it's still rather white after being stored in a manila envelope for about seven years. On the sheet are words written by an 11-year-old boy.
For someone who has played baseball all his life, Austin Keaton is glad that he can continue his sport at the college level.He recently made it official by signing a letter of intent to play at Culver-Stockton College, a NAIA school in Canton, Mo. that sits on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River. It was the only school that made a scholarship offer, as other interested teams wanted to have the 2008 Pitman High graduate come in as a walk-on.Keaton played under Pride varsity coach Mick Tate for two years before he went on to continue baseball at ...
Junior college transfers Cortnee Kleidon and Salina Ortiz have each signed a National Letter of Intent to continue their academic and athletic careers at Cal State Stanislaus; it was announced earlier this week.
July 23, 2010|
Lesley Young began swimming competitively at age 6.When she was about 10, coaches noticed she had the potential to be one of the fastest swimmers every time she jumped into the pool.By the time she was 18, she was setting numerous records at Pitman High and had landed a scholarship with the University of Wyoming.But in about a year from now, she'll be done with this sport.It's nothing personal, Young said just last week, soon after she got done with a two-hour workout with the Turlock Marlins at the Pitman pool. Swimming is beginning ...
With the 2010 season two months away, the Cal State Stanislaus women's soccer team earlier this week announced the late signings of three additional players to this fall's lineup. The newest members to the Warriors are defenders Salina Ortiz (Santa Ana College) and Ashley Webb (Saugus High) and forward Elizabeth Scherrer (Sierra College in Rocklin).
July 16, 2010|
Just recently, Cal State Stanislaus men's soccer coach Dana Taylor was caught watching footage during his Oregon State days, a montage of highlights. There was a figure that reappeared in front of him, over and over again.
Though he didn't successfully defend his national title in the pole vault, Cal State Stanislaus senior Kasey Burlingham still managed to leave his mark at the NCAA Division II Track and Field Championships in North Carolina on Saturday.
June 01, 2010|
Sonoma State freshman and Turlock High graduate Spencer Heller has added to her impressive postseason award tally with an Honorable Mention All-America honor, it was announced by the National Golf Coaches Association recently.
For an aspiring professional baseball player, Eli Davis had the ideal high school graduation gift: a college scholarship, which is a major step in the process. But when he was about to sign his letter of intent, he learned that Division I's Cal yanked away his offer due to lack of scholarships available, leaving him confused about his future.
Five Cal State Stanislaus track and field athletes are scheduled to compete in the NCAA Division II Championships at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., with the three-day event starting Thursday.
All-California Collegiate Athletic Association relief pitcher and Cal State Stanislaus junior Leonard Giammanco can add another award to his trophy case as the righty was named to the Nation Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) All-Region Team on Wednesday.
May 21, 2010|