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Gilroy, CA
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Josh Weaver


WEAVER: Timeout to point out Rams baseball

There is something happening at Gavilan College. What it is, is pretty clear.

WRESTLING: Three Mustangs into semifinals at state after Day 1

Three wrestlers are two wins away from one ultimate prize. After a long, long Day 1, which began with weigh-ins at 7 a.m. and concluded with the final match of the evening after 9 p.m., Gilroy High will have three wrestlers start Day 2 in the semifinals of the California Interscholastic Federation Wrestling Championships at Raboback Arena in Bakersfield.

WRESTLING: Mid-rounds update from CIF State Championships

With about four hours left in a marathon 12-hour Day 1 at the CIF State Wrestling Championships on Friday in Bakersfield, Gilroy High’s Paul Fox (126), Nikko Villarreal and Willie Fox (145) prevailed in their Championship Round 3 matches, are all 2-0 and into the quarterfinals.

WRESTLING: Early round update from CIF state meet

Through two championship rounds at the annual CIF State Wrestling Championships, six of the seven local wrestlers in the field won their opening matches Friday morning at Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield.

WRESTLING: Bako bound

Bakersfield, here they come. Gilroy will be well represented with seven locals entered into the grueling, two-day, battle of wills that is the CIF State Wrestling Championship tournament today and Saturday at Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield.

NFL: Staff throw their Super Bowl picks into the mix

Super Bowl XLVI is Sunday and pits the New York Giants against the New England Patriots. The Giants stunned the Patriots 17-14 in Super Bowl XLII our seasons ago. Do the Giants have the Patriots' number again? Or will Tom Brady win his fourth ring? The sports writers for the Gilroy Dispatch, Morgan Hill Times and Hollister Free Lance weight in with their predictions.

NFL: Dispatch staff predicts the conference title game winners

Members of the Mainstreet Media Group (Hollister Free Lance, Gilroy Dispatch, Morgan Hill Times) decided to predict the winners of Sunday's NFL conference championship games. Here are the picks:

Gilroy loses vibrant young athlete

Andrel Gaines, a freshman basketball player at Gavilan College

Gavilan basketball player Andrel Gaines dies

Andrel Gaines, a freshman basketball player at Gavilan College whose fight for life following a Nov. 6 car accident spurred thousands of prayers and ardent messages of support, died this morning at a San Francisco hospital, the Dispatch has learned.

Top 5 things to do Oct. 8 and 9

The Frys.com Open continues through Sunday at CordeValle Golf