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Sportswire: Little League Valley playoffs, Hancock baseball camp, Righetti football camp  Santa Ynez Valley News

The dates and times for the 2019 Elks Little League City/Valley Playoffs in the Major and Minor Divisions are set. The Santa Maria Northside representatives will ...

Sportswire: Hancock summer baseball camp set for June, Righetti Warrior Football Camp, Hancock girls basketball summer camp  Santa Maria Times

The Allan Hancock College baseball program will be hosting youth clinics throughout the 2019-20 school year for players aged 6-13. The 2019 summer ...

Noncredible threat against Righetti High made Tuesday night  Santa Maria Times

An unspecified threat of violence made against Righetti High School on Tuesday has been deemed noncredible by law enforcement, the Santa Maria Joint ...

Righetti High School Students, Staff Start Moving Into New Classroom Complex  Noozhawk

New addition touted as bringing 'classroom of the future' to Orcutt campus.

Righetti High School's ASTRA club members work with children on Valentine's Day crafts at Orcutt library  Santa Maria Times

While youngsters were crafting at the Santa Maria Public Library's Orcutt branch on Saturday, Righetti High School senior Lacey Snyder was enthusiastically ...

Photos: Construction on new classrooms at Righetti High School nearing completion  Lompoc Record

Student leaders, the Santa Maria Joint Union School District Board of Education and a few staff got a sneak peek at the new $22 million futuristic 38-room ...

Charlie Brown comes to Righetti High School | Art  Santa Maria Sun

Ernest Righetti High School presents a new musical, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown from March 29 through 31. The high school's drama de...

2019 Elks Rodeo Queen will be crowned Friday night  Santa Maria Times

The 2019 Santa Maria Elks Rodeo Queen will be crowned Friday night during the rodeo's opening performance, which starts at 7 p.m..

Photos: Righetti High School crowns homecoming king, queen and court  Santa Maria Times

After a week of suspense, Jacqueline Ramirez and JaShawn Coulibaly were crowned Righetti High School homecoming queen and king, respectively, during ...

Righetti wrestling coach launches free junior high league | School Scene  Santa Maria Sun

Nearly 229 boys attending Santa Maria's high schools during the 2016-17 school year signed up for wrestling—a higher turnout than both soc...

Wrestling: Righetti wins CIF Central Section championship | High School  Santa Maria Times

SHAFTER — The Warriors have claimed their first CIF Central Section title.

From the Vault: Robin Ventura's days as a hooper at Righetti  Santa Maria Times

This is the first in a weekly series that will explore the Times' sports pages of past using our giant archives that have recently been digitized. First up is Robin.

VCA sports camps coming up | Local  Santa Maria Times

Valley Christian Academy is hosting a series of summer sports camps. The school's basketball camp is set for June 24-27, the football camp is July 1-3 and the ...

Sutton Tompkins saves Righetti's baseball season | Baseball  Santa Maria Times

Sutton Tompkins saved the day … and the Righetti Warriors' baseball season.

Zo's Gold Mines: Matt Rodriguez of Righetti wrestling is now putting the Central Section on notice  Lompoc Record

Here's a newcomer to watch for anyone following boys wrestling in the Central Section: Matt Rodriguez of Righetti High.

Photos: Righetti baseball gets past Centennial in Division 1 first round  Santa Maria Times

Righetti's Brandon Giddings dives past Bakersfield Centennial catcher Chris Gerek to score during Wednesday's CIF-CS playoff game at Righetti. Len Wood ...

Soccer: Righetti and St. Joseph play to a 1-1 draw after Rivera's late penalty  Santa Maria Times

After 80 minutes of play, it appeared St. Joseph was going to score a hard-earned victory over its rival.

Girls wrestling: Righetti wins on Senior Night; Santa Maria goes 2-1  Santa Maria Times

On its Senior Night, Righetti's girls wrestling team won the unofficial city championship.

Righetti begins boys volleyball season with 3-0 win at Santa Maria  Santa Maria Times

The Righetti Warriors' boys volleyball team had a significant edge in experience in its season-opening match Tuesday night at Santa Maria High.

Righetti baseball alumni game set for Jan. 26 | High School  Santa Maria Times

Righetti High School's baseball alumni game and barbecue has been scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 26.

Righetti girls basketball: Warriors ready to compete against Central Section's elite while replacing Sheckherd and Reynoso  Santa Maria Times

The Righetti girls basketball team bid farewell to the CIF Southern Section with consecutive unbeaten PAC 8 League campaigns in 2017 and 18.

Battle for the Shield: Knights and Warriors meet ahead of Friday's big game  Santa Maria Times

Since the rivalry returned in 2010, the St. Joseph-Righetti football matchup has consistently been one of the biggest contests on the Central Coast, drawing huge ...

Roundup: Righetti tops Pioneer Valley 3-1 in volleyball, St. Joseph beats Mission Prep in softball  Santa Maria Times

The Righetti Warriors boys volleyball team ran its record to 2-0 with a 3-1 win over the Pioneer Valley Panthers Thursday night at Righetti High.

Mountain League soccer: Santa Maria fends off Righetti challenge with come-from-behind win  Santa Maria Times

Righetti's boys soccer team has struggled in its inaugural CIF Central Section Mountain League campaign, but there is something about playing crosstown rival ...

Righetti sophomore Claire Alford finishes with an 85 at CIF SCGA championships  Santa Maria Times

PASADENA — Righetti High School sophomore Claire Alford shot an 85 at the par 73 Brookside Golf and Country Club at the CIF SCGA SoCal Girls Regional ...

Photos: Santa Barbara County Track & Field Championships  Santa Maria Times

Cabrillo High's Josiah Myers (center) outpaces the rest of the competition to win the Boys' 110 meter hurdles during Saturday's Santa Barbara County Track ...

CIF Central Section football: Righetti set to go after school's first sectional title  Santa Maria Times

This has been a season of firsts for Righetti's football program. The program is in its first campaign in the CIF Central Section after moving from the Southern ...

Righetti's extra effort leads to girls soccer playoff win over Sanger  Santa Maria Times

The Righetti Warriors made the extra effort in extra time and it paid off with a 2-1 victory over the Sanger Apaches in Wednesday night's CIF Central Section ...

Santa Maria Elks honor Blanco, Davila as students of the year; Mayor Alice Patino named citizen of the year  Santa Maria Times

A pair of Santa Maria High School seniors both bound for UCLA this fall and Santa Maria Mayor Alice Patino were honored during a Wednesday night reception ...

Photos: Every 15 Minutes at Righetti High School | Local News  Santa Maria Times

Every 15 Minutes is a two-day program focusing on high school juniors and seniors, challenging them to think about drinking, driving, personal safety, the ...

Caleb Thomas signs with Tulane: Righetti football standout joins Green Wave  Santa Maria Times

It was a rare sight for Righetti High School. But Caleb Thomas is a rare type of football player. Thomas signed to with Tulane University inside Righetti High's ...

2018 High School Football Preview: New coach, new league, same goal for Righetti  Santa Maria Times

Righetti High School's Avery Fondern (2), Anthony Porcho (19), Brandon Giddings (7), Caleb Thomas (44) and Adan Solis (21) pose for a photo at the annual ...

Righetti cruises into Mountain League boys water polo final  Santa Maria Times

The Righetti boys water polo team's best offense was a good defense Tuesday, and the Warriors cruised into another league championship game, the inaugural ...

Hancock College's 10-1 football season is the No. 3 story of 2018  Santa Maria Times

A clutch third-quarter field goal. A receiver who had been thrown to for the first time all season the week before coming up big. A running back who had come.

Track and field: Arroyo Grande boys and girls win; Rayann Booker pops a big time  Santa Maria Times

Righetti High School sophomore Rayann Booker found out her time for the girls varsity 100 meters Wednesday then bounded up and down and yelled.

Marvel Wrestling Academy lets young wrestlers work on their skills year-round  Santa Maria Times

Before a Thursday workout, some 15-to-20 Marvel Wrestling Academy members, and some coaches, took part in a spirited game of speedball in the Righetti ...

Social media threat leads to lockdowns at Righetti, St. Joseph high schools; post later determined to be unrelated to Orcutt campuses  Santa Maria Times

Righetti and St. Joseph high schools were placed on lockdown Wednesday morning after several students received an anonymous text warning there was a gun ...

2018 Football Preview: Righetti High School's Avery Fondern will be all over the field in 2018  Santa Maria Times

Avery Fondern will be all over the field for the Warriors, playing in running back, wide out and in the defensive backfield. How has he been preparing for the ...

Three High Schools in Santa Maria Valley Say Farewell to Class of 2018  Noozhawk

Santa Maria, Righetti and Pioneer Valley hosted staggered graduation ceremonies.

Santa Maria schools went years without competing in the county science fair. A decade later, they're a force to be reckoned with  Santa Maria Times

When the California Science & Engineering Fair heads to Los Angeles next month, three local students will represent Santa Maria high schools in an annual ...

Righetti head football coach Tony Payne talks about preparing for first year at alma mater  Santa Maria Times

Tony Payne graduated from Righetti High School in 1995, and played two years on the varsity team as an offensive tackle. He returns to the campus this year as ...

Baseball: St. Joseph hopes to make postseason in first season under Regalado  Santa Maria Times

A familiar face around the Central Coast sports scene has taken the reins of an established high school baseball program in the Santa Maria Valley.

CIF Central Section Softball & Baseball Playoff Brackets: Where are our local teams playing? Find out here  Santa Maria Times

The Righetti, St. Joseph and Arroyo Grande High School baseball teams drew home assignments for the first round of the CIF Central Section playoffs.

GALLERY: Righetti High School Homecoming | Lifestyles  Santa Maria Times

Students at Righetti High School showed up to cheer for their choices, and to hear who was named to the homecoming court during Friday's game against ...

VIDEO: New 'Police Explorers' attend Basic Skills Academy at Righetti High School  Santa Maria Times

Aspiring law enforcement explorers will spend this week at a specialized training academy at Righetti High School. Though school has been out since early ...

Santa Maria double amputee throws pitch of a lifetime at Dodgers game  Santa Maria Times

Double amputee and Santa Maria resident Mark Andersen, who is a Righetti High School graduate, throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to a baseball game ...

Righetti basketball and football camps coming up  Santa Ynez Valley News

Righetti High School is hosting a free clinic for girls basketball players on May 10 and 11. The clinic is for girls players in sixth through eighth grade.

Righetti High School senior Kush Patel named Gates scholar  Santa Maria Times

Righetti High School senior Kush Patel was on the way to Rhode Island with his father when he got the news.

Photos: Crowds pack Broadway for Santa Maria's Parade of Lights  Lompoc Record

Thousands of people crowded downtown Santa Maria Saturday night, filling the streets with Christmas cheer and holiday spirit for the city's annual Parade of ...

Paul Righetti named Vaquero of the Year by Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum  Santa Maria Times

An individual who exemplifies the Vaquero lifestyle or is actively involved in the preservation of Vaquero heritage is selected each year as the “Honored ...

CIF Central Section baseball: Righetti and Nipomo on the brink of title games  Santa Maria Times

Righetti and Nipomo are each going after a CIF Central Section baseball title in their first year in the Central Section.

Adan Solis scores three TDs, Jake Steels picks off three passes as Righetti rolls  Santa Maria Times

Righetti got in its own way plenty in the first half. Adan Solis, his offensive line and Jake Steels helped make sure the Warriors still rolled to their second straight ...

Righetti students face the consequences of drunken driving as 'Every 15 Minutes' program returns to Santa Maria  Santa Maria Times

A teenage girl lies motionless on the ground, blood dripping from her head. Blue and white beer cans are littered around her. Not far away, two people — a ...

Righetti alum Tony Payne is the Warriors' new football coach  Santa Maria Times

Righetti High School graduate Tony Payne is the school's new football coach.

Kyle Wilson, former Righetti and Cal Poly baseball player, dies at 36  Santa Maria Times

UPDATE: This story has been corrected to reflect Mr. Wilson's cause of death as unconfirmed at this time.

36 Righetti Ag Students Earn Certifications | School Zone  Noozhawk

The Ernest Righetti High School Agriculture Department has recognized 36 students who earned industry certifications this academic year. Through an intensive ...

Girls Soccer: Righetti, Nipomo battle to 2-2 draw  Santa Maria Times

It was a night for the nines. The nines did all the scoring when the Righetti Warriors visited the Nipomo Titans Tuesday night for a non-league girls soccer match.

Salute to Teachers: Desiree Hitch Loves Teaching, Coaching Righetti High's Girls Basketball Team  Noozhawk

[Noozhawk's note: Part of a series on the teachers who will be honored Oct. 28 at A Salute to Teachers, presented by Cox and the Santa Barbara County ...

Righetti High School mourns student's suicide | School Scene  Santa Maria Sun

A 14-year-old Ernest Righetti High School student killed herself on Nov. 1 at about 8 p.m., according to Lt. Kevin Huddle of the Santa Barbara County ...

Righetti breaks ground for new 38-classroom building | Education  Santa Maria Times

The Santa Maria Joint Union High School District witnessed the last 2004 bond measure project come to fruition Monday afternoon as board members and ...

Construction kicks off for high school district's $19.9M ag farm, career-technical complex  Santa Maria Times

More than a dozen FFA members joined Santa Maria Joint Union High School District administrators and industry professionals Monday to break ground on a ...

Water Polo: Righetti Warriors fall 13-5 to Buchanan Bears in CIF-CS finals  Santa Maria Times

FRESNO — Getting in an early hole was too much to overcome for the third-seeded Righetti High boys water polo team.

Jose L. Guerra | Obituaries  Santa Maria Times

Jose L. Guerra, 49, of Santa Maria, Ca. Passed away on November 26, 2018. Jose was born in Encarnacion de Diaz Jalisco Mexico on November 15, 1969 to ...

Righetti High School freshman reportedly commits suicide; district offering counseling  Santa Maria Times

A Righetti High School freshman reportedly committed suicide Wednesday night, according to Santa Maria Joint Union High School District officials.

Football: Warriors get to 5-1 for first time since 2007  Santa Maria Times

Righetti moved to 5-1 on the season Friday night. The last time the Warriors had that record? The year was 2007. The Warriors got their fifth win in six chances ...

Brittany Ariel Bunka | Obituaries  Santa Maria Times

Brittany Ariel Bunka passed away suddenly on April 8, 2019.

Class of 2018: Career pathways leading graduates into 21st-century workforce  Santa Maria Times

For many in the Class of 2018, graduation will mark the beginning of a new journey — one outside the confines of northern Santa Barbara and southern San ...

Righetti graduate Sauer off to a fast start in second Minor League season  Santa Maria Times

As Matt Sauer's workload has increased, his productivity has improved.

Santa Maria double amputee readies for trip to Dodger Stadium pitching mound  Santa Maria Times

It won't be long before a Santa Maria man and Righetti High School graduate throws out the first pitch as his beloved Los Angeles Dodgers host the Atlanta ...

Guadalupe City Council candidate Liliana Cardenas aims to put the city's financial health first  Santa Maria Times

If elected to the Guadalupe City Council, Liliana Cardenas hopes to assist the city to raise more revenue and help local businesses operate more easily.

Rebecca Vargas | Obituaries  Santa Maria Times

Rebecca Vargas at the age of 56 she passed away suddenly at her residence in Santa Maria, Ca on Feb 2, 2019. Rebecca Vargas was born on November 19, ...

Football: Warriors roll to win over Saints to give Tony Payne first win as head coach  Santa Maria Times

The message from Righetti's first-year coach to his football team was clear: "You were good tonight. Be better next week."

Righetti sends 464 Warriors to fight for their futures  Lompoc Record

The 464 Warriors of the 2017 graduating class of Righetti High School were sent off into the world as adults Thursday morning, with the reminder to take a piece ...

High School Football: League season set to begin  Santa Maria Times

The dress rehearsals for area high school football teams are over. League play will begin Friday night.

Photos: 2018 football season features many unknowns  Santa Maria Times

Pictured, from left to right, is the seasoned core expected to lead St. Joseph in 2018: safety Justin Maldonado, linebacker Zak Wilson, defensive back Trevor ...

Bruce Ray Coker | Obituaries  Santa Maria Times

Brue Coker, 69, resident of Bakersfield, CA passed away December 24th, 2018. Bruce was born in Dowagiac MI to MaryAnn and Jewell Coker. He was their first ...

Tigers pull away from Warriors: SLO gaps Righetti with fourth-quarter run  Santa Maria Times

The final score, a 14-point victory for San Luis Obispo, didn't quite tell the entire story of Wednesday night's game.

Righetti needs only Espinola's two hits against Ontiveros as Warriors edge St. Joseph 2-0  Santa Maria Times

Righetti left fielder Quigley Espinola grounded a two-run double just inside the left field line in the second inning Friday, and that was it as far as an RBI hit.

Mariachi Autlence, Righetti High School Ballet Folklórico to perform in summer concert finale  Santa Maria Times

A Mexican festival of music and dance, featuring the Central Coast's Mariachi Autlence and the Righetti High School Ballet Folklórico, will close the Arroyo ...

Santa Maria High School District Superintendent Mark Richardson to Retire  Noozhawk

'The district is on the right path,' he says in announcing that he will leave at the end of the school year; John Davis is named the acting chief.

Ralph Victorino, Jr. | Obituaries  Santa Maria Times

Ralph Victornio Jr., 56, of Guadalupe Ca. passed away on Feb. 28, 2019. Ralph was born in Santa Maria and was a lifelong resident of Guadalupe Ca.

Football: Pioneer Valley coach John Ruiz steps down after four seasons  Santa Ynez Valley News

Pioneer Valley High School head football coach John Ruiz has resigned after four seasons, the school district announced Monday.

Jenna Noce settles in as Cal Poly's Director of Baseball Operations  Santa Maria Times

Jenna Noce had spent a good deal of time around baseball before she graduated from Cal Poly with a degree in history last spring.

Yankee warrior: Righetti High School graduate Matt Sauer was drafted by the New York Yankees, setting him on the path to the majors | Cover Story  Santa Maria Sun

Matt Sauer seems to be adjusting well to his new life in Florida. The Ernest Righetti High School graduate sounded *content* and sure of his path during...

10+ LOCAL stories you need to read for Thursday, May 2  Lompoc Record

Two dozen sign-waving demonstrators marched Wednesday in downtown Santa Maria to call attention to the plight of immigrants and celebrate the work of ...

Righetti High School celebrates Dia de los Muertos with annual ceremony  Santa Maria Times

Equipped with tissue paper flowers, colorful student-drawn Mexican-style tiles and a homemade Dia de los Muertos banner, students at Righetti High School on ...

Marc S. Crosby | Obituaries  Santa Maria Times

Marc Scott Crosby, 60, of Santa Maria, California passed away on December 1, 2018. Marc was born in San Jose, California on July 16, 1958. His family moved ...

Over 100 Ontiveros Elementary students head to annual Kinder County Fair  Santa Maria Times

More than 100 kindergartners from Ontiveros Elementary traded books and classwork for goats and tractors Thursday morning, playing games and enjoying ...

Righetti grad Josh Rodriguez wins gold at 2019 Pan American Championships in Argentina  Santa Maria Times

Josh Rodriguez has done just fine as a Folkstyle wrestler. In fact, he was a decorated Folkstyle wrestler at Righetti High School, winning at 120 pounds at the ...

Warrior Goat Program Gives Special-Needs High School Students an Animal Spirit  Noozhawk

Started 4 years ago at Righetti High, student-run nonprofit organization introduces animal husbandry opportunities while developing social skills.

10 local stories you need to read - Wednesday April 11  Lompoc Record

600 volunteers hit the streets on sixth annual Day of Hope to raise $200K for local cancer programs for patients, families.

High School Rodeo: Fowler busy with County Fair and National Finals Rodeo  Santa Maria Times

Regan Fowler is an impressive and very busy young woman.

10+ LOCAL stories you need to read for Friday, May 10  Lompoc Record

Hobby Lobby's plan for Santa Maria store draws largely positive reaction.

Righetti, football coach Herrmann 'mutually' part ways | Local Sports  Lompoc Record

On Monday afternoon, the Times learned that rumors had begun swirling around the status of Righetti High School football coach Ed Herrmann.

William Robert McDaniel | Obituaries  Santa Maria Times

William Robert McDaniel, long-time math teacher at Righetti High School, passed away peacefully in his sleep on October 4, 2018 at the home he shared in ...

Minerva Club awards annual scholarships | Our Community  Santa Maria Times

The Minerva Club of Santa Maria awarded 13 scholarships, in the amount of $1200 each to graduating seniors from seven accredited high schools in the Santa ...

2019 FCA All-Star Football Classic: Santa Maria Preview  KSBY San Luis Obispo News

Seven members of the Santa Maria High School football team will take part in the 2019 FCA All-Star Football Classic. The Saints were presented by game ...

Central Coast public high school rankings vary in latest U.S. News and World Report list  KSBY San Luis Obispo News

U.S. News and World Report recently released its list of the best high schools across the nation and in California, and some Central Coast schools found ...

High school students ask for updated graduation requirements during forum on educational equity  Santa Maria Times

Though the Santa Maria Joint Union High School District boasts a graduation rate higher than the state average, data provided by the California Department of ...

CIF Track: Booker twins power Righetti relay team  Santa Maria Times

Reann Booker and her identical twin, Rayann, had been running track together since the third grade.

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