Long ball swamps ‘Cats



GRIZZLY COLIN RITTER GETS A CONGRATULATORY SWAT FROM HEAD COACH BRUCE VEGELY AS HE ROUNDS THIRD BASE AFTER A 3-RUN HOMER AGAINST WATERFORD LAST FRIDAY. THE GRIZZLIES POSTED A LOPSIDED 10-1 SAL VICTORY. Last Friday Mariposa’s Grizzlies slimmed the race for the Southern Athletic League pennant with a 10- 1 shellacking of Waterford’s Wildcats after falling to Le Grand earlier […]

Lady Grizzlies remain tied for league lead



MARIPOSA’S ANASTASIA TOTTEN (NO. 39) HEADS THE BALL AGAINST DELHI IN LAST WEEK’S SAL MATCH. Mariposa’s varsity girls’ soccer squad thumped Denair, 4-1, last Friday, following a 3-0 shutout over Delhi on Wednesday, which kept the Lady Grizzlies deadlocked for the Southern Athletic League lead with Le Grand’s Bulldogs. The wins boosted the MCHS league mark to 6-1-1, knotted in […]

MCHS nabs second in SAL girls’ meet



In last Friday’s Southern Athletic League track meet at Atwater High School, Mariposa’s varsity girls team claimed a second place finish with 92 points behind league champ Turlock Christian with 140. Waterford finished third at 74, followed by Denair with 32 and Delhi with 18. The Lady Grizzlies had a pair of medalists. Junior Hanna Townsend won both the shot […]

Golfers improve SAL mark



With solid Southern Athletic League wins over Waterford and Le Grand last week, Mariposa’s golf team moved its league record to 5-2 on the season. Last Wednesday the Grizzlies dominated the Wildcats in a lopsided 222-291 match on a wet course at Sierra Meados Golf and Country Club in Ahwahnee. Mariposa’s Liam Fieldsted scorched the course and carded a 40 […]

Binnewies fires two-hitter



VARSITY SHORTSTOP MORGAN FOLEY (LEFT) WAITS FOR THE THROW TO TAG THE DELHI RUNNER OUT. THE GRIZZLIES LOST TO THE VISITING HAWKS. Freshman Brittany Binnewies made the most of her varsity debut against Denair last Friday on the Coyotes’ home field. She hurled a two-hitter, striking out 8 and yielding 2 walks in Mariposa’s 9-0 Southern Athletic League win. The […]

Athletes shine in invitational meet



The annual Mariposa Invitational track meet was heldon the upper field at MCHS last Saturday. In the team scoring for the boys’ events, Los Banos took home the title with 210.5 points. Denair was second at 102.5 followed by Rite of Passage at 75, and Mariposa with 67. Mendota finished fifth at 28, and Jim Elliot Christian scored 18. In […]

Grizzly guys are 4th in SAL track meet



Mariposa’s varsity boys’ track team picked up three gold medals in last Friday’s Southern Athletic League meet at Atwater High School, but finished fourth in a field of five teams. Denair claimed the SAL crown with a team score of 147. Waterford was second at 129, in front of Turlock Christian with 99. Mariposa scored 63, in front of last […]

JVs remain unbeaten



Behind the hitting of Bailey Edmundson, Kesley Blecha and Cheyenne Larkin, Mariposa’s junior varisty softball team kept its spotless Southern Athletic League in tact last week with a 21-17 league victory over Denair on the Coyotes’ home field last Friday. Edmundson was 3-for-3 and scored 4 runs, while Blecha and Larkin both delivered big triples. The win moved MCHS to […]

Grizzlies plan for alumni softball game



The Mariposa County High School Grizzly softball program is planning for its alumni softball game on Saturday, May 1. The fund raiser will take place on the lower field at MCHS. The first game between Mariposa’s junior varsity squad and Mariposa Middle School takes place at 1 p.m. There will be a home run derby at 3 p.m. At 4 […]

Myrtle Marie Allen



Myrtle Marie Allen was born November 24, 1915, in Biggs, California to Edward Warner Parsons and Minnie Mae Phillips. Myrtle left on her journey to be with the Lord on April 12, 2010 in Oakhurst. Myrtle attended Orange High School where she was a star basketball player. As a prominent participant in the Mariposa County Fair she constantly won Best […]