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Morrison walk-off puts Lincoln All Stars in quarterfinals

With one swing of the bat, nearly eight full innings of play came to a close Tuesday night in Sacramento at the 10-11 All Stars Section 4 Tournament at Bill Conlin Sports Complex. ...

Talon Barr-Zeltvay hits a home run

The Lincoln Little League AA Scrappers’ batter hitting a home run in the April 2 edition of The News Messenger was incorrectly identified. The batter was Talon Barr-Zeltvay. ...

Jessup wins baseball series against No. 16 Concordia

MARYSVILLE – William Jessup University’s baseball team showed their resiliency and growth this season by taking two of an exciting three-game series against ranked Gold ...

Warriors beat Concordia University Irvine

IRVINE, March 6 – William Jessup University’s softball split a doubleheader with Golden State Athletic Conference Concordia and beat the Eagles for the first time in sc ...

Jessup hosts first home baseball game

MARYSVILLE – History was made this weekend, as William Jessup University hosted its very first home baseball games at Appeal-Democrat Field over the weekend. In the opening ...

Cardinals take no chances, beat Braves 10-3

MCBEAN PARK – The Cardinals made a statement of their intent to make it to the District 11 Tournament of Champions by beating the No. 1 Braves 10-3 Wednesday night in a Linco ...

Total team effort helps Zebras advance in playoffs

SACRAMENTO – The Lincoln High baseball team turned in one of its best games of the season to defeat Rio Americano 5-4 Monday and advance to round two in the CIF Sac-Joaquin S ...

William Jessup takes two from Menlo College

ATHERTON – In their final road trip of the season, the William Jessup University softball team opened a three-game series with a 5-4 victory over Menlo College last week. Af ...

Pirates stun No. 1 Cards for first win of season

The storms that delayed a number of Lincoln Little League games may have been a good omen for the Majors’ Pirates as the Bucs tripped up the league-leading Cardinals 4-3 Frid ...

Cards make statement with win over Astros

The Lincoln Little League Majors Cardinals broke open the game in the third inning to defeat the Astros 11-1 Tuesday night and again take over sole possession of first place in the ...

Phillies get on winning track; Cards still undefeated

In Lincoln Little League Majors baseball, the Phillies bounced back from their Friday loss to the Cardinals to pull away from the Pirates 15-5 in the closing game Saturday, and in ...

A baseball pilgrimage to 'live the dream' - Part II

_ This is Part II of Brett Rozell’s column on a baseball pilgrimage to Cooperstown Dreams Park. Part I was published in The News Messenger, Sept. 12, or visit www.lincolnnews ...

Pirates open Little League TOC with gem

On opening night of the Lincoln Little League Majors Tournament of Champions, the No. 3 seeded Pirates defeated the No. 6 seeded Cardinals 12-2 in five innings Tuesday night. Nick ...

Phillies make final statement with win over Braves

The Lincoln Little League Majors Phillies won their 17th game of the season against only one loss leaving no doubt they were the top team of the 2013 season. They enter the local t ...

Cavarra lifts Braves past stubborn Pirates’ club

The Lincoln Little League Majors Braves’ Cole Cavarra had a career night to help his club get past the battling Bucs 2-0. Little did the Atlanta nine know it when Cavarra pu ...