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 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Top Mountain Empire

The Lady Rams basketball team avoided back-to-back losses as they earned a 25 – 12 win over the Mountain Empire Lady Redhawks on Dec. 3. The two teams faced off in November in an away game, where the Lady Rams won 16 – 4. The L... — Updated 12/9/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Basketball Continue to Fight

The Rams boys' basketball team continued to fight its way for the first win of the season, after falling to Mountain Empire, 64 – 10, on Dec. 3 at home. The two teams faced each other in an away game back in November, where they... — Updated 12/9/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Face Off Against Desert Mirage

The Rams of Desert Mirage came out aggressive and fast against the Rams of Borrego Springs. In that battle, Desert Mirage spoiled the Borrego varsity boys' basketball teams home opener, 67 – 5, on Nov. 15. Borrego's roster may... — Updated 12/1/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Girls Basketball Open New Season

The Borrego Springs Girls Basketball team opened up the 2021 season at home against Desert Mirage on Nov. 15. Despite a fairly low scoring game, it did not take away the hustle the girls had on the court. The Lady Rams fell, 24... — Updated 12/1/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    News

A New Miss Borrego Reigns

All eyes were focused on the stage at the Borrego Springs High School gym, as the crowd waited in anticipation of whom of the seven contestants would be crowned as Miss Borrego 2021 – 22 on Oct. 16. With all the calculation... — Updated 11/12/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Fall on Senior Night to St. Joseph

The Borrego Springs Rams football team hoped to bounce back from their loss against top-league opponent San Pasqual, and earn a win on senior night. The Rams fought as best as they could, but were bested by St. Joseph, 46 – 7,... — Updated 10/29/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Wildcats Take "Battle of Springs" Trophy, Spoil Rams Homecoming

Kicking off October, it was the friendly rivalry "Battle of the Springs" game between Borrego Springs and Warner Springs, as well as the Rams' homecoming game. It was a battle from both sides, but the bronze/silver trophy... — Updated 10/15/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Bested By West Shores

It was an exciting second set, as the Lady Rams volleyball team hoped to take down a tough West Shores team. With much back-and-forth, West Shores were on top, and never looked back. The Lady Rams dropped the game in three sets,... — Updated 10/15/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Fall to Desert Mirage

The Lady Rams were back at home to face Desert Mirage in a non-league match-up on Sept. 23. The last time these two teams met was back on Sept. 2 when Desert Mirage snapped the Lady Rams' win streak, handing them their first loss o... — Updated 10/1/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Conquer in First League Game

Oh what a game it was. It was as intense as any rival game could be, and it did not disappoint. Even better, the Borrego Springs Rams football team conquered. After a two-week hiatus, the Rams were back at home to face the Julian... — Updated 10/1/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Bested by Dragons, League to Begin

The Borrego Springs Rams football team hoped to bounce back from their previous two games, and make a statement against one of the top teams in the Ocean League, the San Pasqual Dragons. However, the Rams could not contain the... — Updated 9/21/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Victorious Over Julian

As with many good things, sometimes they must come to an end. After the Lady Rams volleyball team undefeated winning streak was snapped at six, they surely bounced back in a three set sweep against crosstown rivals, the Julian... — Updated 9/21/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

BSHS Football Kicks Off New Season

Football is back for Borrego Springs High School after taking the 2020 season off due to the uncertainty with the pandemic. The season is back, being under those gleaming Friday night lights (with the exception of one game), and... — Updated 9/7/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams on Fire, Extends Win Streak

The Borrego Springs varsity volleyball team continued to stay hot, as they earned back-to-back wins. Minor mishaps here and there, but the Lady Rams still found a way to pull through with the wins. Looking for another sweep of the... — Updated 9/2/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

JV Volleyball Keeps Pushing On

The Lady Rams JV volleyball team looked to bounce back against the Hamilton Lady Bobcats, and be on the winning end this time around. However, despite solid performances all around, Hamilton took this one in three sets, 2 – 1.... — Updated 9/2/2021

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Softball Swing Into Season

The Lady Rams softball team opened up its season against the Hamilton Lady Bobcats with a big 26 – 7, mercy-rule win at home. With the solid start at the mound and the backup of the infield gave a nice hand for the Lady Rams, as... — Updated 4/3/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Basketball Strong Efforts Not Enough

The result of the game was not what the Rams basketball team pictured for their last game at home, but their efforts did not go unnoticed. Despite not being able to take a lead against a well-rounded Bonsall team, the Rams fought... — Updated 3/5/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Ball Out, Lone Senior Honored

It was not the expected ending to the regular season for the Borrego Springs girls' basketball team, but it was filled with learning experiences and a solid base for next year. It was also a bittersweet moment for Borrego Springs... — Updated 2/25/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

JV Basketball Fall in Final Game of Season

It was a comeback waiting to hap-pen, but being held to five points in the first half trumped the Borrego Springs boys JV basketball team's fourth quarter efforts. The team fell to Calexico Mission, 35 – 28, Feb. 13 in its final... — Updated 2/25/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Basketball Surges Past Warner

The Borrego Springs boys' basketball team avenged their last month loss to the Warner Springs Wildcats with a 51 – 41 win, Jan. 30. It surely was a better outcome for the Rams who did not want to have to go through another... — Updated 2/20/2020

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Earn Win Over Crosstown Rivals

As they headed into halftime with a double-digit lead, the Borrego Springs boys basketball continued their momentum throughout the game to defeat crosstown rivals the Julian Eagles. The 48 – 24 win was a nice bounce back from... — Updated 1/28/2020

 
 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

 

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