Central’s Mendazona Gearing Up For The Next Chapter

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com INDEPENDENCE, Ore.–  California baseball is a whole different animal.  The teams, the players, the competition is on a whole different level down in the Golden State and Central-Grad Peter Mendazona adjusted accordingly over the last two years. Playing at Feather River College in Quincy, California, about 83 miles east of Chico,…

Maurer Looks Ahead After Tough Finish To Prep Career

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com STAYTON, Ore.–  It wasn’t the year that Stayton’s Sydney Maurer was expecting. It was one of those years in which she, Alysha Sims and Emma Heuberger were expecting to build from after the Eagles reached the 4A State Playoff Opening Round for the first-time since the 2013-2014 season last Spring. For…