Mercy High School jumped out to a 21-0 lead over Convent of the Sacred Heart on Saturday afternoon and never looked back in its dominant 63-28 win in the Urban Shootout championship game at Kezar Pavilion.
Led by senior forward Courtney Sabahi, who finished with a game-high 23 points, the Skippers (9-0) completed the Urban Shootout the same way they started it — dominating opponents with a high-pressure defense and a run-and-gun offense that is the staple of the team. Read More
Convent of the Sacred Heart High School’s girls’ basketball team hasn’t exactly showed the ability to score in bunches in its first six games, but the Cubs’ offense found a rhythm on Thursday.
Convent shot just over 54 percent from the floor and had three players score in double figures in a 72-57 win over Berean Christian of Walnut Creek to tip off the Urban Shootout tournament at Kezar Pavilion. Read More
The Chicago Cubs did it this spring. So did the New York Mets.
While it’s not advisable for defending world champions to adopt the practices of lesser teams, it’s time for the Giants to consider following the Mets and Cubs down the road of shedding excess salary weight. And the baggage that goes with it. Read More