March 9, 2010 7:51 PM
A Santa Barbara man is living proof that it is never too late to go for your dream. At 38 years old, Joshua Johnson is training to become the oldest rookie in NFL history.
Back in December, the 38 year old did some personal inventory and soul searching. "Kicking... more »
March 8, 2010 2:42 PM
Santa Maria native Kristina Santiago made program history on Monday when she was named the Most Valuable Player of the Big West Conference.
The junior led the Big West with 19.9 points per game, 2.4 steals per game this season. She ranked second in the Conference by averaging 8.5... more »
March 3, 2010 8:47 PM
The national signing festivities resumed Wednesday morning at Atascadero High School.
Markita Hinton signed a national letter of intent for women's track and field to Sacramento State. Markita set the school record for shot put at 43 feet, nine inches last year. She also finished second in the Pac-7 League... more »
March 3, 2010 8:42 PM
The St.Joseph High girl's basketball team is just three days away from going for their second straight CIF Division title.
The Knights will battle Windward on Saturday for the Division 4A championship."I'm really excited. This is what we've been really hoping for, looking for, this is what we've been really... more »
February 24, 2010 3:15 PM
The wet weather has altered Cal Poly baseball's upcoming series with the University of San Francisco. Initially scheduled to be played at USF, the series will now be played in Baggett Stadium at Cal Poly.
Officials say poor field conditions at Benedetti Diamond and the forecast forced the decision.... more »
February 17, 2010 6:28 PM
Cal Poly baseball opens the season on Friday. This year, the man yielding the Mustangs' biggest bat may also be filling a different role.
Second baseman Matt Jensen returns for his sophomore year. He posted a .375 batting average last year with nine home runs and 53 RBI until a... more »
February 9, 2010 8:59 PM
The national signing period for high school senior athletes continues with a splash at Righetti High School.
Boy's water polo star Matt Johnson signed a letter of intent to play for UC Santa Barbara on Tuesday afternoon. His proud mother, as well as Gauchos head coach and three-time Olympian Wolf... more »
January 12, 2010 8:44 PM
Cal Poly second baseman Matt Jensen has been invited to the USA Baseball Team trials for the second year in a row. The sophomore will have a shot to represent the United States this summer at the World University Championships in Japan on the Collegiate National team. The trials run... more »
January 11, 2010 2:30 PM
Cal Poly's Kristina Santiago collected her second Big West Women's Basketball Player of the Week accolade season for her career-best performances last week. The Righetti High graduate is the first multiple winner this season.
The junior forward opened Big West play draining a career-high 11 free throws to lead... more »
January 5, 2010 9:37 PM
Robin Ventura is already a member of the Righetti High, Oklahoma State and College Baseball's Hall of Fame. Now, the Central Coast resident is a first-time candidate for Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame. Voting results will be announced Wednesday. The 16 year major league veteran is one of 26... more »
January 4, 2010 7:13 PM
The Cal Poly basketball teams tip off Big West Conference play later tonight.
The men are playing on the road at UC Irvine. Joe Callero's men look to snap a three game losing skid. They must open Big West play without the services of big man Will Donahue. The... more »
December 21, 2009 8:12 PM
KSBY Sports' countdown of the top stories of 2009 involving local athletes has begun. It started with Atascadero native Chelsea Johnson, who landed on the medal podium at the 2009 World Track and Field Championships. The jump of her career happened on August 17 in Berlin. The Atascadero High graduate... more »
December 14, 2009 3:20 PM
Santa Maria native Kristina Santiago scores her first Big West Conference player of the week award of the season and third of her career. The Cal Poly junior made a career high 12 field goals and posted the third-highest field goal percentage of her career (.800) in the Lady Mustangs'... more »
December 2, 2009 3:52 PM
The setting may have changed from the Central Coast to Oregon, but Jordan Hasay continues to chase down prestigious honors.
Wednesday, the Mission Prep graduate was named the Pac 10 Conference's women's cross country Newcomer of the Year.
Coaches also voted the University of Oregon freshman to the... more »
November 24, 2009 7:50 PM
Three Cal Poly football stars scored All-Great West Conference first team honors, including two Central Coast natives. Templeton High graduate Jake Romanelli, Dos Pueblos High graduate Ryan Shotwell, as well as defensive back Asa Jackson received the honor. Romanelli, a sophomore, led the Mustangs with 492 rushing yards on 107... more »
November 24, 2009 4:17 PM
Former Cal Poly golfer Travis Bertoni remains in the hunt for a PGA Tour card.
The Paso Robles native has advanced to the PGA Tour Finals Qualifying School and has assured himself at least a spot in Nationwide Tour events next season. Bertoni shot a final-round 70 at the... more »
November 24, 2009 12:47 AM
Cal Poly football head coach Tim Walsh discussed the Mustangs' season that came to a disappointing end over the weekend. The Mustangs lost 47-14 Saturday at 12th ranked Weber State, the same team that knocked them out of the playoffs last season. The 33 point defeat was the Mustangs' fourth... more »
November 22, 2009 1:18 AM
You have another reason to remember the Titans.
Saturday night, the Nipomo High football team beat Verbum Dei 39-12 in a Northwest Division first round playoff game. They led 24-0 at halftime.
The Titans captured the program's first ever postseason win during their second ever CIF playoff appearance.... more »
November 21, 2009 7:49 PM
After running nearly three miles, Morro Bay High senior James Shipe won a CIF-Southern Section cross country title by two seconds.
Shipe won the Division IV boy's race with a time of 15:21, two seconds ahead of the second place finisher. Nipomo High's Andrew Garcia finished third at 15:40,... more »
November 21, 2009 6:59 PM
The Nipomo High football team will be in action at 7:30 pm tonight.
The Titans will take on Verbum Dei in a first round CIF playoff game. Nipomo is making the second playoff appearance in school history. The Titans are led by senior quarteback Josh Correia, who set a... more »
November 21, 2009 6:52 PM
Cal Poly football completed a disappointing season with its fourth straight loss. The Mustangs lost at #12 Weber State 47-14.
Cal Poly struck first on its first possession. Tony Smith hit David Mahr for a 28-yard touchdown reception to give the Mustangs a 7-0 lead. But it was all... more »
November 21, 2009 3:01 AM
Seven area football teams kicked off the CIF postseason Friday night. However, only three advanced to the second round. St.Joseph improved to 11-0. The Knights ran all over La Salle 55-0. Most of the starters did not play in the second half. The Knights will play at El Segundo next... more »
November 20, 2009 7:41 PM
The first round of the CIF playoffs for high school football kicks off in less than three hours.
Here is a full list of Friday night games.There will be a special playoff edition of Friday Night Highlights tonight on KSBY around 11:10 pm.
Atascadero @ Buena, 7pm; Highlights... more »
November 20, 2009 11:29 AM
Playoff fever kicks off tonight on the Central Coast.
Seven of the eight area football teams in the CIF playoffs will be in action Friday. Four of them will play on their home fields.
For the first time this decade, three Santa Maria area schools, St.Joseph, Righetti and... more »