Vorndam third in 200 IM at California State Games

Fallbrook Associated Swim Team (FAST) member Amelia Vorndam competed in the California State Games and finished third in the 200-meter individual medley (IM). Vorndam, who is 10, swam in the 9-10 girls division and had a time of 3:41.37 in the 200-meter IM July 16 at the Granite Hills High School pool in El Cajon. […]

Scrimmages over – it’s time to kickoff the season

Scrimmages over – it’s time to kickoff the season

The Fallbrook High School football team kicks off its 2016 season Friday, Aug. 26, with a home game against a team coached by a very familiar face. Westview High School, under the direction of former Fallbrook coach Kyle Williams (2013-2015), will take on the Warriors at 7 p.m. at Fallbrook Stadium on Military Appreciation night. […]

San Luis Rey filly Zapperkat makes impressive debut

Zapperkat, a 2-year-old filly who took her early lessons at the San Luis Rey Training Center in Bonsall, made an impressive debut on Aug. 20 at Del Mar. Ridden by Norberto Arroyo, Jr., Zapperkat came from off the pace to post a 5 1/4-length victory in a six-furlong maiden allowance race before a crowd of […]

Mickey Wright Invitational brought to Fallbrook Golf Club in 1968

The San Luis Rey Golf Club hosted the Mickey Wright Invitational tournament sanctioned by the Ladies Professional Golf Association from 1964 to 1967. In 1968, the tournament moved to the Fallbrook Golf Club. Fred Sherman, who during his career was the head pro both at San Luis Rey and at the Fallbrook Golf Club, was […]

Alves has top 10 finish in Street Tuff Truck competition

The motorsports activity at the recent San Diego County Fair included Street Tuff Truck races, and Fallbrook driver Joshua Alves placed ninth. Each driver had two early afternoon runs with the faster run being counted toward the cumulative time and two late afternoon runs with the faster time becoming part of the combined time. Alves […]

Two sites being considered for Fallbrook skate spots

Two sites being considered for Fallbrook skate spots

FALLBROOK – Even though it has been quiet during the last two years on the Fallbrook skateboarding front, the non-profit Fallbrook Skatepark Inc. (FSI) has been diligently working behind the scenes to find suitable locations for skate spots around town. Currently, they are pursuing two viable sites. “We learned a valuable lesson during our efforts […]

Maestas, Batty medal at Junior Olympics swim meet

Fallbrook Associated Swim Team members Kaimana Maestas and Cameron Batty earned medals at the Junior Olympics meet July 28-31 at Coronado High School. Maestas won two medals in the 11-12 boys division, finishing sixth in both the 50-meter breaststroke and the 100-meter breaststroke. Batty, who competed in the 13-14 boys division, was sixth in the […]

San Luis Rey Training Center has six more winners

Six horses that prepared for the Del Mar meeting by working out at the San Luis Rey Training Center in Bonsall registered victories at the seaside track during the racing week of Aug. 10-14. The winners were: Ponder Lea, trained by Richard Baltas; Eichel, Edward Freeman; Shakti, Peter Miller; Upstaging the Cast, Adam Kitchingman; Feldini, […]

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