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 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Hamilton Ruins Girls Basketball Streak

The hopes for an undefeated regular season has been broken, thanks to the Lady Bobcats of Hamilton on Dec. 10, who came away with the 39 – 28 win. It was back-and-forth throughout the game, but the Lady Bobcats found a way to... — Updated 1/23/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Keep It Close, But Can't Take Lead

Hoping to get another win in the books, the Borrego Springs varsity boys basketball team faced off against the Hamilton Bobcats Dec. 10 at home. Despite being tied going into halftime, the Rams could not keep the rhythm going, and... — Updated 1/23/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

JV Basketball Begin 2019 – 20 Season

The Borrego Springs JV boys basketball team began its season Dec. 10, as they faced the Hamilton Bobcats. It was not exactly the outcome they had hoped for, with a 49 – 19 loss, but head coach Tim White was impressed at their... — Updated 1/23/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Rock Warriors, Earn First Win

The Borrego Springs Rams boys' basketball team earned a 38 – 25 win, its first of the season, in a non-conference match up against Rock Academy Friday Dec. 4 at home. It was an aggressive start for both sides, but the Rams had th... — Updated 1/23/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Remain Undefeated on Season

After holding the Lady Warriors of Rock Academy to just three points in the first half, the Borrego Springs girls basketball team continued its undefeated streak, with a 39 – 14 win Friday Dec. 4 at home. "It's always tough... — Updated 1/23/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Basketball Look Toward 2019 Season

It was just a three-point difference in the first, but the Royal Knights found a rhythm to shake off the aggressiveness pushed by the Rams to spoil their home opener, 45 – 29, Nov. 22. This was the Rams first game of the season,... — Updated 1/23/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Start Season Off 4 – 0

After holding the Lady Royal Knights of Calvary Christian Academy to just three points in the first half, the Borrego Springs High School girls basketball team maintained their lead throughout the rest of the game, winning 35 ... — Updated 1/23/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Homecoming Spoiled by Royal Knights

It was not exactly the ending expected for the last game of the regular season, but the hard work put in by our Borrego Springs Rams football team was surely shown through it all. Their first year in the Ocean League after coming... — Updated 1/23/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    News

Miss Borrego 2019: Danielle Del Bono

All eyes were on the stage as the crowd in the Borrego Springs High School gym in anticipation of who of the seven contestants would be named Miss Borrego 2019 – 20 on Oct. 12 With all the calculations tabulated by Kathy King,... — Updated 10/30/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Football Battle Out on Senior Night

The Borrego Springs Rams football team hoped to make a statement against one of the top two teams in the Ocean League, the San Pasqual Dragons. Entering the night's matchup, the Dragons sit just under Foothills in League standings.... — Updated 10/17/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Vincent Memorial Sweeps Lady Rams, 3 – 0

Despite hard hits and good rallies by the Lady Rams, it seemed that the Lady Scots of Vincent Memorial had better control all over the court. The Lady Rams were swept, 25 – 7, 25 – 23, 25 – 6, at home Oct. 3. It was a rough... — Updated 10/17/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

JV Volleyball Remain Undefeated

After a thrilling first set comeback, the Lady Rams continued to follow their momentum, taking the win against the Lady Scots of Vincent Memorial to remain undefeated on the season. The Lady Rams kept the game close in the first se... — Updated 10/17/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Avoid Shutout in Loss to Knights

The Borrego Springs High School Rams football team had high hopes in facing the Foothills Christian Knights this season, after a rough go-around the last time these two teams faced off. As many remember, the Knights took out the... — Updated 10/3/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Top Warner in Three Sets

The Borrego Springs varsity volleyball team was back at home Sept. 24 to face the Lady Wildcats of Warner Springs, looking to bounce back after being swept by West Shores, who sit on top of the Southern Manzanita Volleyball League... — Updated 10/3/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

JV Wins Second League Game, Stay Undefeated

The JV Lady Rams volleyball team went head-to-head against our over the hill neighbors, Warner Springs in a Southern Manzanita League matchup Sept. 24. Despite a rough first set start for the Lady Rams, they were able to take the g... — Updated 10/3/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Win Back-to-Back

The Borrego Springs Lady Rams volleyball team looked to keep their win streak going, as they were back at home Sept. 12 to face the Calvary Christian Academy Lady Royal Knights in a non-conference match. The two teams faced each... — Updated 10/3/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Battle of The Springs Stays in Borrego

The Borrego Springs football team kicked off the 2019 – 20 season with the friendly rivalry game of "Battle of the Springs" against Warner Springs Aug. 30. Rightfully so, as the bronze/silver Springs trophy stayed right here in... — Updated 10/3/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Varsity Falls Short in Five Sets

The Borrego Springs Lady Rams varsity volleyball team once again visited the Hamilton Lady Bobcats up the hill in Anza, Aug. 29. The Lady Rams winning streak came to an end, after falling in five sets. The team took the first and... — Updated 9/4/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

JV Volleyball Stays Undefeated with Sweep

The Lady Rams JV volleyball team looked to keep their winning streak alive and stay undefeated, as they faced off against the Lady Bobcats of Hamilton once again on Aug. 29. This was the second time the teams faced off against... — Updated 9/4/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Del Bono Solid Start, Lady Rams Defeat Rival Julian

With a solid performance on the mound, backed up by offensive support, the Lady Rams defeated crosstown rival Julian Eagles May 1, 12 – 1. Freshman pitcher Brianna Del Bono pitched a dime with eight strikeouts, holding the Lady... — Updated 6/18/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    News

"90 Lives Changed in About 30 Minutes"

About 90 lives were changed in 30 minutes. That's surely what happened March 26 at the Steele/Burnand Anza-Borrego Desert Research Center, during the "Thank You Happy Hour" event, sponsored by the Soroptimist International of... — Updated 4/11/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Solid Victory for the Lady Rams in League

The Lady Rams softball team bats' were mighty hot, lighting up the West Shores Lady Wildcats' pitcher for a dominant win, 23 – 4, in Manzanita League play at home March 22. The solidness at the plate was surely nice, as the Lady... — Updated 4/4/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Softball Hit With Tough Start

It wasn't exactly the most ideal way to open the season, as the Lady Rams softball team was shut out by Calvary Christian Academy, 14 – 0, in five innings due to the mercy rule, in their season opener March 6. It was clear the... — Updated 4/3/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Baseball Swing Into New Season

The Borrego Springs Rams baseball team is swinging into the 2018 – 19 season with a new groove and improved groove, and new goals, under the leadership of new head coach Will Hobbs. With high hopes, the team is looking toward a... — Updated 4/3/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Arts

Circle of Art: 30th Annual Show

From high-quality paintings of oil and watercolors, photographs of our unique Anza-Borrego Desert State Park to handmade jewelry, ceramics and fabric art, all types of mediums took over Christmas Circle March 16 and 17, as a part... — Updated 4/3/2019

 

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