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Boys & Girls Club Fundraiser – Golf

It was just another gorgeous day in Borrego, this one a golf tournament for a worthy cause at de Anza Country Club. Under clear skies and warm temps, 66 golfers contributed over $16,000 towards the B&G fundraising total, and after box lunches, plus snacks out on the course to... — Updated 4/3/2020

 By Michael Sadler    Sports

Canadian Invasion Repelled

Truth be told, the Canadian people are too nice to actually invade us, so 44 of their golfers (many husband-wife teams) paid a very friendly visit to the Springs at Borrego Golf Course and RV Park from Feb. 20 – 22 for the 11th A... — Updated 4/3/2020


Richard Dopp Ace at Rams Hill

On the morning of Feb. 18 at Rams Hill, little did anyone know it would be such "a momentous day," according to Richard Dopp. He took 22 putts on the first eight holes, then aced the 9th hole from 133 yards using a Nike graphite... — Updated 4/3/2020

 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 Michael Sadler    Sports

Senior Center Fundraiser Sets New Record

It was a great day for golf and other fundraising activities that raised a record $24,0000 benefiting the Senior Citizens Center. "I can't believe we beat last year ($22,000)," said the excited and utterly flabbergasted Executive... — Updated 2/25/2020

 By Michael Sadler    Sports

Borrego Cup: De Anza Wins

As was the case last year, three local men's club teams vying for bragging rights this year – Rams Hill, de Anza, and the Borrego Springs Resort – each won the day on their home course* in pursuit of the coveted Borrego Cup.... — 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


Lady Rams Take Control Early, Defeat Wildcats

The Borrego Springs Lady Rams basketball team did not mess around this time when facing uphill opponent Warner Springs. In a Manzanita League matchup Jan. 30, the team made sure to avoid any previous mistakes and put in the work... — Updated 2/20/2020


JV Basketball Fall in Last Minute Comeback

The fourth quarter was a definite game changer. With back-and-forth lead exchanges, to missed opportunities, and a comeback for the season. However, the game ended not the way the Rams JV boys' basketball team would have wanted it... — Updated 2/20/2020


Senior Center Fundraiser Scheduled

Mark your calendar and get your wallet or checkbook ready for action, because the 31st RoadRunner Senior Center Benefit Golf Tournament and Raffle has been scheduled for Feb. 11. The Senior Center provides over 5,000 meals to shut-ins within the Borrego community, and even with... — Updated 1/31/2020

 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


More Kudos for Rams Hill

In addition to being ranked 4th on the Golfweek list of Best Courses You Can Play in California (trailing only Pebble Beach, Pasatiempo, and Spyglass Hill), and ranked 58th for Best Resort Course in the U.S., Rams Hill was recently awarded the distinction of being chosen as the... — Updated 1/28/2020


Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser A Big Hit

It's surely the best deal in town. We're talking $7 for a full breakfast of scrambled eggs, sausage, pancakes, fruit, juice, and coffee. Over 153 Borregans took advantage of the deal at the American Legion Post #853 on Jan. 19,... — Updated 1/28/2020

 By Michael Sadler    Sports

RoadRunner Club Mixer: Bringing Out the Best in Some of Us

Congratulations are in order for Charlie Cutler, Ron Crenshaw, Lynnette Salton, and Ken Cragoe, the winning team at the RoadRunner Club Golf Mixer on Dec. 12, sponsored by the Women's Golf Club. The foursome's combined net score... — Updated 1/23/2020

 By Michael Sadler    Sports

The Challenge of Eclectic Golf

It's an odd format for a game that usually gives a golfer only one chance at playing a single hole. Called an Eclectic, golfers get two chances on consecutive days to first make and then improve upon their score for a given hole.... — Updated 1/23/2020


RRC Raises $6,700 for Senior Center

In this community, seniors get a lot of support, and deservedly so. One such opportunity for Borregans to show their generosity was the annual fundraiser at the RoadRunner clubhouse, held on Saturday, Dec. 14, and organized by the... — Updated 1/23/2020

 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


First Goal Since 2016

The Borrego Springs girls soccer team kicked into the 2019 – 20 season Nov. 19 with a match at home against the Lady Bobcats of Hamilton. Despite a 6 – 3 loss in their home opener, the Lady Rams had much to cheer about. Senior Blanca Arias, sophomore Vanessa Delgado, and... — 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


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