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Kaiserslautern boys, Ramstein girls successful in track and field meet

Kaiserslautern boys, Ramstein girls successful in track and field meet

by Robert Baldwin contributing writer  Kaiserslautern sprinter Cedric Ellis won three times, Austin Higby swept the discus and shot put and the boys dominated the relays to win the rain soaked Kaiserslautern track and field meet on Saturday by just two points over crosstown rival Ramstein. The Raiders earned 203 […]

May 2, 2019 ×

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Ramstein balance prevails over Lakenheath; Kaiserslautern splits in league baseball matchups

Ramstein balance prevails over Lakenheath; Kaiserslautern splits in league baseball matchups

by Robert Baldwin
contributing writer

As the Ramstein youngsters keep maturing, the victories keep on coming, each more convincing than the last. On Friday, the Royals got strong pitching and perfect defense to remain undefeated by sweeping Lakenheath 14-2 and 13-3 on the Kaiserslautern field. Kaiserslautern split with the Lancers, winning the nightcap 12-8 after […]

April 26, 2019 ×

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Kaiserslautern wins in dramatic fashion; Ramstein ‘In the Pink’ in Softball

Kaiserslautern wins in dramatic fashion; Ramstein ‘In the Pink’ in Softball

by Robert Baldwin
contributing writer

Kaiserslautern junior Abby Young toed the pitching rubber preparing to throw what she hoped would be her last pitch on the glorious sunny Saturday afternoon. Holding the ball in the glove against her belt, she took a quick glance around the infield and saw that the bases were occupied by players wearing the wrong color uniforms. Her teammates in the dugout were vociferously encouraging her, as they had all day. She took a deep breath, looked down at the dirt to gather her thoughts and clear her head, then focused on the open mitt target given her Sky Flanagan for the 150th time that day. Young was exhausted and having trouble finding the strike zone. She entered the inning ahead 15-10, but because of fatigue and pressure, the next five hitters reached base, four by bases on balls, and the Kaiserslautern lead had shrunk to just two.

April 26, 2019 ×

Sports

Sports bulletin — April 26, 2019

USAG Rheinland-Pfalz Youth Sports and Fitness Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider USAG RP Youth Sports and Fitness has been awarded the Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider designation by the National Alliance for Youth Sports. Earning the Better Sports for Kids Quality Program designation demonstrates that USAG […]

April 26, 2019 ×

Schools, Sports

SPORTS BULLETIN

USAG Rheinland-Pfalz Youth Sports and Fitness Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider USAG RP Youth Sports and Fitness has been awarded the Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider designation by the National Alliance for Youth Sports. Earning the Better Sports for Kids Quality Program designation demonstrates that USAG […]

April 11, 2019 ×

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Ramstein boys, girls soccer sweep Spangdahlem

Ramstein boys, girls soccer sweep Spangdahlem

by Robert Baldwin
contributing writer

Jaden Buelvas booted two goals to lead the Ramstein boys soccer team to a 3-0 shutout of visiting Spangdahlem Saturday on Kaiserslautern’s field. The girls team got a hat trick from freshman Gabby Pace and strong leadership from its veterans to beat the Sentinels 7-0. After dropping its game to […]

April 4, 2019 ×

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Timely relief pitching leads Kaiserslautern over SHAPE

Timely relief pitching leads Kaiserslautern over SHAPE

by Robert Baldwin
contributing writer

Kaiserslautern sophomore Ronin Sherman slammed the door on SHAPE with the bases loaded in the last inning to preserve a 12-9 victory in the second game of a baseball doubleheader to complete a two game Friday weep. The Raiders won the first game 7-5. With the Raiders cruising in the […]

April 4, 2019 ×

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Sports Bulletin — April 5, 2019

USAG Rheinland-Pfalz Youth Sports and Fitness Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider USAG RP Youth Sports and Fitness has been awarded the Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider designation by the National Alliance for Youth Sports. Earning the Better Sports for Kids Quality Program designation demonstrates that USAG […]

April 4, 2019 ×

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Ramstein sweeps Stuttgart, Kaiserslautern drops two

Ramstein sweeps Stuttgart, Kaiserslautern drops two

by Robert Baldwin
contributing writer

Ramstein Ramstein swept a baseball double header from Stuttgart Saturday while Kaiserslautern lost twice to visiting Wiesbaden in the season opener for all four teams. Yogi Berra was right. It truly ain’t over until it’s over. Twice, Ramstein scored the winning run in its last at bat to defeat Stuttgart […]

March 28, 2019 ×

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Smith of Ramstein Royals shuts out  Stuttgart Panthers

Smith of Ramstein Royals shuts out Stuttgart Panthers

Story and photo by Osvaldo Garcia Carrillo
Ramstein High School
Baseball Head Coach

Game 1: Ramstein 1    Stuttgart 0 Ethan Smith had all the right stuff on March 23 for Ramstein Royals, allowing zero runs and besting Stuttgart Panthers by a score of 1-0. The pitching was strong on both sides. Smith struck out eight, while Wesley Coglianese sat down three. One […]

March 28, 2019 ×