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Smotherman, Riecks qualify for national golf championships

A pair of local area golfers survived tough qualifying competition over the weekend and Monday to earn berths in respective national championship tournaments next month.   ...

First year learning curve

  With his first year of collegiate golf under his belt, former Del Oro High golf standout Austin Smotherman is back home in Loomis this summer and this week had a chance to ...

D.O. grad aids run to NAIA title game

In her playing days at both Del Oro and UC Santa Barbara, Emilie Johnson was in complete control of things on the hardwood from her point guard position. Now, after a standout fou ...

Smotherman back swinging at SMU

Austin Smotherman had a tough decision to make last Fall that he hopes will pay dividends this spring. The former Del Oro High golf standout, now a freshman at Southern Methodist ...

Loomis Sports chatter

There’s something special about the term “league play” that usually brings out the best in basketball teams. This week at Del Oro High School, both boys coach Geoff Broyles ...

Smotherman reaches NCGA final rounds

Loomis youth golfer Austin Smotherman shot 76-72 in the first two rounds of the Northern California Jr. Golf Championship, at Spyglass Hill, on Monday to advance to the final two c ...

Smotherman finishes 4th at State Golf Tourney

Austin Smotherman got to rub elbows with the state’s elite high school golfers last week and the Del Oro junior did more than just hold his own. Smotherman, who last month hel ...

Eagle golfers open season with a pair of victories

Del Oro High’s golf team has started the season with a pair of wins. The Golden Eagles opened with a 188-228 win over Del Campo and then followed that up with a 200-216 win over ...

Smotherman to play in First Tee Open at Pebble Beach

The First Tee Open, a golf event that combines junior players vying with players from the PGA Seniors Tour, will be held this Friday through Sunday at Pebble Beach Golf Club. Incl ...

Smotherman alive in NCGA Jr. Golf

Del Oro’s Austin Smotherman advanced to the second round of Northern California Golf Association Jr. Championship by shooting rounds of 76 and 77 at Spyglass Hill on Monday. Smo ...