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California Dreamin’ - Granite Bay’s Tommy Thompson & his journey to the MLS

The storybook tale of Tommy Thompson’s journey to Major League Soccer started before he signed with the San Jose Earthquakes, before he joined Sacramento Republic FC and even ...

Grasping opportunity in spite of adversity

In early September, Aidan Malm and his family will commute nearly 2,800 miles to Cary, N.C., to play in the annual National Team Identification Series. The young pitcher/infielder ...

Still kicking in Santa Clara

After leaving a major mark on the local soccer scene and enjoying big success in his one season as a member of the Roseville High varsity squad, Mykell Bates disappeared from the l ...