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Mike Rogers Contributes Borrego Pride at the Border

La Casa del Zorro's Elite Teaching Pro Mike Rogers ( in lime-green shirt) ditched the heat of Borrego during July and instead, for three days a week, coached 200 kids in all kinds of sports, including tennis and arts & crafts... — Updated 8/12/2019

 
 By Michael Sadler    Sports

Borregan in Senior National Senior Games

Rick Cosca is no stranger to golf tournaments. Earlier this year, he won the RoadRunner Club Championship in the top bracket, and in 2018 he was the club champ at the Fallbrook Seniors tournament. The National Senior Games is a... — Updated 7/14/2019

 
 By Michael Sadler    Sports

Pebble Beach, Anyone?

I was told it was a great course, so naturally I've wanted to play it for years. So in between morning golf at the RoadRunner Men's Club and a late afternoon appointment here in town, I played the back-9 at Pebble Beach with two go... — Updated 6/3/2019

 

High School Sports Association Scholar Athlete Breakfast

It was my pleasure and honor to escort Juan Carmona, Vanessa Rodarte and their families, as they were honored as Borrego Springs HSSA Scholar Athletes of the Year. HSSA Spring Awards Scholarship Breakfast honors Male and Female... — Updated 6/18/2019

 
 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 Michael Sadler    Sports

Rams Golfers Finish Strong

Our Borrego High School Rams tied with Vincent Memorial for second place in the Citrus League Finals, held at the Borrego Springs Resort May 2. Making 1st Team All-League was Bladimir Rangel, scoring 46 on the back-9 at BSR. 2nd... — Updated 6/18/2019

 
 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    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 Michael Sadler    Sports

Rams Golfers Looking for Headbutt

While the boys golf team is far behind 2019 overall CIF leader La Costa Canyon, they are, at this writing on March 13, on the winning side at 3 – 1 overall and 1 – 1 in Citrus League play. And what players and head coach Tim... — Updated 4/3/2019

 
 By Michael Sadler    Sports

Golf: Rams Lead League

OK, so it wasn’t nine wins. In four out of their nine matches played, the Rams golf team won by forfeit (including the last two), and together with their four wins, the team has vaulted into first place in the Citrus League. All this as practice for the Citrus Golf Finals to be... — Updated 4/4/2019

 
 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 Michael Sadler    Sports

RRC Ladies Win Duel in the Desert

As with assessing criminal suspects, the men playing in the annual RoadRunner Club's final tournament of the season, the Duel in the Desert, had the means, motive, and opportunity to come out on top. But we failed. Again. This... — Updated 4/22/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Win Streak Ends, Comeback Falls Short

Despite cutting the deficit to three in an attempted comeback, the Lady Rams softball team could not stop the hot hitting bats of the Calipatria Lady Hornets, putting an end to their win streak April 5. The Lady Rams fell, 19 ... — Updated 4/30/2019

 

Rams Golfers Still On Top

Heading into Spring Break "with perhaps a golf match or two over the school holiday," says Boys Golf head coach Tim White, the Rams team still leads the league, now at 7-4 overall and 3-1 in Citrus League play. In the match on... — Updated 4/30/2019

 

Middle School Basketball Tourney at BSHS

It was a long day of organizing, officiating, cheering, and hooping in the Borrego Springs High School gym Feb. 27, as the annual middle school basketball tournament went on for yet another successful year. Seven schools... — Updated 3/12/2019

 

Down to the Wire at the de Anza Classic

While few were watching, Mark Anguiano out of Whittier, CA shot an amazing 3rd and final round 64 at the de Anza Clasic (Golden State Tour) to overcome a six-stroke deficit, pulled even at 16 under par with second day leader Brady... — Updated 3/12/2019

 
 By Michael Sadler    Sports

3-Peat for Team USA in Can-Am Borrego Cup

Canadians escaped the Polar Vortex only to be done in by the Borrego Vortex. The 2019 Canadian-American Borrego Cup, held at the Springs at Borrego golf course, didn’t end in another tie score to moan and groan about, like four y... — Updated 3/15/2019

 
 By Michael Sadler    Sports

B&G Club Golf Classic: A Class Act

They come from across the San Diego County region to play in this tournament, and for two good reasons: It's a class act all the way, and gives folks an opportunity to express their generous spirits in a fundraising effort that... — Updated 3/15/2019

 
 By Michael Sadler    Sports

American Legion Golf Tourney Raises $6K for Vets

On just another beautiful afternoon in Borrego (in between the rainy and windy ones), American Legion Post #853 held the final golf fundraiser in Borrego for the 2019 season at the Borrego Springs Resort, and the 45-player event,... — Updated 3/25/2019

 

Super Bowl 53 Celebrated in Borrego

Folks in Borrego Springs celebrated Super Bowl 53, watching to see who would take home that Lombardi trophy!... — Updated 2/6/2019

 

Rams Hill Wins Borrego Cup

Rams Hill has taken over as champions of the Borrego Cup! The Borrego Springs Resort were reigning champions, in search of a four-peat, which unfortunately didn't happen. More information in the Feb. 21 issue of the Borrego Sun.... — Updated 2/12/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Eagles Win in Revenge Game Over Lady Rams

It was a completely different game compared to the last time these two teams met in December. The Lady Eagles of crosstown rival Julian sure did their homework before facing the Lady Rams basketball team again, and were on the... — Updated 2/15/2019

 
 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Basketball Fall in Overtime Thriller at Julian

It was quite the thriller for the Rams basketball team against crosstown rivals the Julian Eagles Jan. 25. It was a back-and-forth emotional rollercoaster, down to the wire, intense game that no one could sit still for, especially... — Updated 2/15/2019

 

4-Pointed Hat Trick Propels Rams to Shutout Against Julian

As if three goals in a game just weren’t good enough to end his final Rams soccer season, senior forward Cristobal Ramirez tacked on his fourth goal in the final minutes of the season-ending game against Julian. Achieving his 4-pointed hat trick, Ramirez was naturally, named... — Updated 2/15/2019

 
 By Michael Sadler    Sports

Redneck Open Parts Company With Golf Tradition

Uncouth. An embarrassment to the game. Public humiliation rewarded, not condemned. But oh, what a great time they had! 51 players, men and ladies in a scramble format, and dressed in what can only be described as truly... — Updated 2/15/2019

 

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