HALL OF FAME: Riverside Sport HOF Wall of Distinction Ceremony

 

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Cal Baptist baseball coach Gary Adock with Riverside Sport HOF President Debbi Guthrie.

27 names were added to the Riverside Sport Hall of Fame Wall of Distinction during a ceremony at Riverside City Hall on January 21, 2017.

Among those included are current Major League baseball players Austin Barnes (Dodgers) and Matt Andriese (Rays). Three Olympians were also added including gold medal swimmer Tyler Clary.

Below you’ll find a video of many of the honorees accepting their award:

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Norte Vista High School football coach Ken Batdorf with Riverside Sport HOF President Debbi Guthrie.

 

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SYNCHRONIZED SWIMMING: Synchro America Open

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The Synchro America Open at Riverside City College.

The Synchro America Open is taking place at Riverside City College as some of the top synhronized swimmers in the world are preparing for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Among those competing is the American Olympic duet of Mariya Koroleva and Anita Alvarez, plus Olympians Ona Carbonell and Gemma Mengual from Spain.

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American duet of Mariya Koroleva and Anita Alvarez.
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Synchronized swimming action concludes on Saturday night at RCC.

 

 

 

OLYMPICS: Inland Area Athletes on the road to Rio 2016

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American synchronized swimming duet Mariya Koroleva and Anita Alvarez are training at RCC for the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Pep Fernandez is LIVE from Adrenaline Athletic Training with an update on Inland Area athletes who have already secured a spot at the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, plus a couple other notables who are still looking to qualifying for the Olympics.
Cyclist Sarah Hammer, weightlifter Sarah Robles, and men’s volleyball player Taylor Sander will represent the Red, White, and Blue; while Tyler Clary is trying to punch his ticket to Rio to defend his gold medal in the 200 meter backstroke.
High School phenom and back-to-back Gatorade National Track & Field Athlete of the Year Michael Norman from Vista Murrieta is at the Olympic Trials in the 200 and 400 meters.
Plus, video of American synchronized swimming duet Mariya Koroleva and Anita Alvarez training at Riverside City College for the 2016 Rio Olympics.