A lot was on the line in the chase for the Ocean League title Saturday afternoon at Panther Stadium.
In a rare spring football game, on an even rarer Wednesday night for high school football, Nunez powered the Panthers past Mission Prep 13-6, …
Righetti broke into the win column Wednesday.
After waiting, and hoping for months that conditions would allow players back under the lights, it seems as if this football season has come m…
But did many expect him to still be playing ball 10 years later? Who saw that potential? Well, De La Guerra himself certainly did. Now 28, the former Panther is in fact playing ball and he's getting paid for it.
Full practices aimed at preparing for a season were scheduled to begin this month. For the sport of football, for instance, practices were slated to start on Monday, Dec. 7 for CIF Central Section schools, with the high school season kicking off on Jan. 7. Those dates are no longer feasible. One football coach told the Times that practices could start in mid-January with the season kicking off in February.
Back in the 2012-13 and 2013-14 seasons, Tell helped lead a major turnaround at the school. In Tell's freshman season at PVHS, the Panthers went 2-10 in league. By her junior season, the Panthers were 10-2. By her senior season, the Panthers were 11-1 in league and crowned league champions.
Mansera surpassed 1,800 yards rushing and scored 21 times on the ground. He topped 200 yards in a single game five times that year. He did this against some pretty stiff competition, as the Panthers played Nipomo, Atascadero, St. Joseph, Lompoc, Righetti and Palmdale that year.
St. Joseph High started last week. Lompoc and Cabrillo are planning to start next week, on Sept. 8. Santa Ynez has set Sept. 14 as its date while the Santa Maria Joint Union High School District announced Tuesday that it will resume on Sept. 21.
No league championships or CIF playoffs. No Senior Days. Then no Little League or Babe Ruth baseball. No FCA All-Star game. No 7-on-7 tournaments.
Just empty fields and empty locker rooms.
“This past week has been a whirlwind for sure, as we've seen an unprecedented explosion of cases in our state, as well as our region," assistant superintendent John Davis said.
The former Meghan Zimmer, a standout swimmer when she attended Pioneer Valley and San Diego State, is a fourth grade teacher in San Diego. She also helps her husband, Corbin, run a Santa Maria-style barbecue in San Diego, Corbin’s Q restaurant.
As other area school districts developed, finalized and announced plans to have student-athletes return to campus for voluntary workouts this week, Pioneer Valley athletic director Jeff Monteiro felt his district was lagging behind.
For that storybook career as a Warrior, Thomas is our 12th nominee for Player of the Decade.
Geronimo was the Pioneer Valley nominee for the 2020 Northern Santa Barbara County Athletic Round Table Female Scholar Athlete of the Year. She carried a 4.33 GPA at Pioneer Valley.
For Pioneer Valley High School teacher Arnold Feher, watching members of the Class of 2020 graduate after not seeing them for two months was a…
Local high schools altered their graduation plans after the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department approved the addition of in-person e…
Cooks put in a game-high 25 points. Roland scored 20. Stella Dulay scored 17 for crosstown rival Pioneer Valley, but the Roland-Cooks combo was a bit too much for the Panthers. The Warriors won, 58-51, at Pioneer Valley in January of 2012.
She said she has long been interested in the medical field , and the interest stems from her mother. Arsenia Carandang works as a nurse at the Veterans Administration Clinic in Santa Maria and at Santa Ynez Cottage Hospital.
Carandang said she is leaning toward pursuing a career as an OB/GYN.
Pioneer Valley softball coach Kristina Sewell saw to it that her seven seniors got some recognition.
Wednesday night, she gave each of the seven their own drive through parade at each of their homes. The seven seniors on the Pioneer Valley softball squad are Leticia Perez, Serenity O'Nan, Monique Gomez, Lisette Guzman, Breanna Galaites, Gizelle Melero and Amanda Casares.
We relive the night last November where Santa Maria High's football team got its first-ever win over rival Pioneer Valley.
On the 14th try, a Santa Maria football team finally notched a win against crosstown rival Pioneer Valley.