Young Warrior baseball players – like the Padres – look to the future

Young Warrior baseball players – like the Padres – look to the future

Players on Fallbrook High’s varsity baseball team likely have never heard of the old television sitcom “Growing Pains” (1985-1992, ABC), but they’re experiencing their own growing pains this year and handling them well. “They’re hanging in there,” said co-head coach Martyn Camacho of the young players. How young is the varsity squad? For a tournament […]

FHS grad Plackemeier is proud member of Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame

FHS grad Plackemeier is proud member of Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame

Last year, former Fallbrook High School (FHS) student-athlete Ryan Plackemeier was inducted into the Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame. Plackemeier, who played both football and soccer for FHS before graduating in 2002, was a punter and placekicker on the Wake Forest football team from 2002 to 2005. He earned all-conference honors three times, All-American recognition […]

Dowling concludes college career with one reception, Marine Corps offer

Dowling concludes college career with one reception, Marine Corps offer

Sean Dowling graduated from Fallbrook High School a semester early to begin his college studies and football practice with Vanderbilt University at the beginning of 2013. He will graduate from Vanderbilt next month with one remaining season of college football eligibility but will forego that senior season to start his career as a United States […]

Johnson enjoying role as women’s tennis assistant coach at PLNU

Hailey Johnson is enjoying her role as the women’s tennis assistant coach at Point Loma Nazarene University (PLNU). “It’s been a really great experience, and I have learned so much about myself as a player and as a coach,” said Johnson. Curt Wheeler is the head coach for both the PLNU men and the Sea […]

Fallbrook Niners to play tournament

Fallbrook Niners to play tournament

Fallbrook Niners are in (not quite 50!) shades of pink and green for their annual fun tournament at Pala Mesa. Pink team members play green team members in a two-week match-play contest concluding with an awards lunch at the Pala Mesa resort. New Members are always welcome; for more information, contact president Ardis Zander at (760) 659-4131.

Warriors win first nine matches of boys volleyball season

Fallbrook High School’s boys volleyball team began the season by winning nine consecutive matches. The Warriors improved their season record to 9-0 by winning their pool in the March 24-25 Del Lago Varsity Tournament, and although Fallbrook lost in the bracket seeding round, the Warriors reached the championship match prior to a three-game loss to […]

Sprinters and shot putters are focused

Sprinters and shot putters are focused

Warrior shot putter Darius Watson launches the shot against Escondido, April 6. Escondido won the boys varsity meet by a score of 78-55. The Fallbrook girls won their varsity meet
by a score of 82-45. Shane Gibson photo

Toth honored at Salute to the Champions banquet

Chris Toth was among the athletes honored at the Salute to the Champions banquet Feb. 21 at the Town and Country Hotel in San Diego. The San Diego Hall of Champions’ annual banquet honors the previous year’s professional, amateur, and high school stars of the month as well as stars of the year and inductees into the […]

Local girl makes it to tennis finals in Del Mar

FALLBROOK – Local 8-year-old Ruth Herman, who attends Zion Lutheran School, was a finalist in her first novice tennis tournament held in Del Mar. “Ruth was the youngest of the 10’s girls but plays well beyond her years,” said coach Mike Amador. “Ruth is very bright in school and has many talents. She’s my Super […]

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