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NCAA Football: Former GHS kicker shines in college debut

GILROY—Cal Poly trailed Montana by two points and had just four seconds left on the clock when it turned to Alex Vega. The fate of the game rested on his foot and the Gilroy High alum rose to the occasion. In his debut college game, Vega blasted a career-high 49-yard field goal to lift the Mustangs to a 20-19 win over Montana Sept. 5 in Missoula.

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Gavilan Football: Robinson inks with U of Central Oklahoma
Updated: March 24, 2015 - 3:15 pm

GILROY—Rams’ football player Jeremy Robinson only spent a year with the team, but it was a year that was well spent.

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NCAA Hoops: Former GHS coach Ogden joins WCC Hall of Honor
Updated: March 03, 2015 - 4:44 pm

GILROY—It’s been nearly 46 years since Gilroy resident Carlos C. “Bud” Odgen Jr. suited up for the Santa Clara University Broncos men’s basketball team. Even though nearly five decades have passed, he is still recognized as one of the greatest to ever wear the uniform. And on Saturday, he’ll take his place among the West Coast Conference’s finest.

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NCAA Field Hockey: Ogle named Stanford's Athlete of the Week
Posted: October 16, 2014

STANFORD—The week of Oct. 3 was all about Elise Ogle.

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College Diving: Makin' it look easy
Updated: July 10, 2014 - 11:26 am

Nathan Myers jumped off the diving board at Christopher High, thinking the only impact it would have would be his body hitting the water. The then-junior was just fooling around, enjoying the honor luau as a result of his good grades. But from the instant his feet left the board, Cougars diving coach Paul Wells was watching—and his trained eyes realizing natural talent.

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NCAA Wrestling: Delgado named Fighting Illini Athlete of the Year
Updated: July 02, 2014 - 5:48 pm

Champaign, Illinois—It’s been quite a year for Jesse Delgado.

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College Baseball: Gilroy's Gaspar wins World Series with FPU
Posted: May 30, 2014

FRESNO—Winning a World Series title is the dream of every young baseball player. For Gilroy-native Kaohu Gaspar, his dream came true.

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NCAA Football: Former Gilroy center receives scholarship to Eastern New Mexico University
Updated: January 21, 2014 - 12:01 pm

The morning of Jan. 10 was a dream come true for Cordero Gonzales. He packed up and hit the road to start the next phase of his life — joining the football program at Eastern New Mexico University.

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Gavilan soccer suffers first loss
Updated: September 10, 2013 - 7:53 pm

Gavilan men’s soccer team suffered its first loss of the young season, falling 5-0 to Modesto College Tuesday.

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Gavilan volleyball loses twice in Santa Rosa tourney
Posted: September 10, 2013

Gavilan volleyball dropped a pair of matches at the Santa Rosa Tournament Saturday, losing 3-1 against Feather River College and 3-2 against Santa Rosa.

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