softball

Former Auburn mayor O.C. Taylor dies at 83

  An Auburn native whose life ranged from racing stock cars in the 1950s to serving as Auburn mayor in the 1990s to piloting a plane in his later years, O.C. Taylor died Wedn ...

Annette Merjano is in a league of her own

If you’ve ever seen a yellow Beetle with baseball-like stitching driving around the foothills, you may have wondered who’s that softball-loving lady behind the wheel. That woul ...

AJ Female Athlete of the Year: Alyssa Reina

Despite her gaudy numbers, the first thing Alyssa Reina talks about when discussing the Bear River High softball team is the performance of others. She?s quick to point out how wel ...

Stockman, Ceo collect honors on the diamond

Courtney Ceo?s softball season ended in March, but that didn?t stop her from raking in a postseason award this past week. Hailey Stockman?s bat remained on fire all spring as she m ...

Reina, Courage find redemption in all star game

SACRAMENTO ? Alyssa Reina and Jordan Courage found themselves on the same team Wednesday with both in the mood for redemption. Reina slugged an early home run and Courage closed ou ...

Zauner leaves lasting legacy at Bear River

Duane Zauner knows how to make an exit. The coach has been a mainstay in the Bear River High athletic program since its inception in 1986. He retired from coaching in glorious fash ...

Bruins back on top

SACRAMENTO ? The storybook ending to Duane Zauner?s glorious coaching run at Bear River High included a career day from one of the greatest Bruins of all time. Senior Stephanie Ceo ...

Bruin hurlers get equal time

LAKE OF THE PINES ? Erin Nichol plans to cherish her final day on the softball diamond with her Bear River High ?family.? If her Bruin teammates are her sisters, Maddie Phelps is h ...

Thill provides chills, thrills to advance Bruins

SACRAMENTO ? Ali Thill could have taken a short trip to the freeway and hitchhiked her way out of a lackluster day in the field. Instead, the Bear River High junior found a way to ...

Bear River gets out of pickle in playoffs

Trailing 6-4 in the eighth inning Saturday afternoon senior Alyssa Reina came up with the biggest hit yet in her brilliant Bear River High softball career.Reina drilled a two-run d ...