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Gilroy High Shop Class Gets Ford Freebie To Dissect  Gilroy, CA Patch

Gilroy High Shop Class Gets Ford Freebie To Use - Gilroy, CA - The donation from Ford is part of a program designed to ensure the next generation of auto ...



Mark Davis  Gilroy Dispatch

Mark Davis, 67 of Gilroy, CA passed away April 12, 2019 after a long battle with cancer. Born August 9, 1951 to Gordon “Bud” and Frances (Lopes) Davis of ...



Rosie "Chita" Guerrero  Gilroy Dispatch

Rosie “Chita” Guerrero, age 76, of Gilroy, CA passed away March 29, 2019 surrounded by her family. Rosie was born October 28, 1942 in Brawley, CA.



Gilroy High principal leaving after decade  Gilroy Dispatch

For the first time in a decade, Gilroy school leaders will be searching for a new principal at Gilroy High School after veteran administrator Marco Sanchez ...



Gilroy basketball alive and well  Gilroy Dispatch

It was early October, and there was a distinct possibility Gilroy High would have to do the unthinkable: cancel the varsity girls basketball season. Without a coach ...



Suspect Arrested After Officer-Involved Shooting, Chase at Gilroy High School  NBC Bay Area

An officer-involved shooting on the campus of Gilroy High School prompted the evacuation of the school's football stadium during a youth tournament Sunday ...



Student numbers dropping in Gilroy  Gilroy Dispatch

Despite a booming housing market in South County, with a substantial increase in inventory over the last decade, Gilroy schools will serve nearly 650 fewer ...



'Sleepy' is a nightmare for opponents  Gilroy Dispatch

His nickname may be Sleepy, but don't mistake Nick Villarreal's calm, laid-back demeanor for an inability to get excited or pumped up. The Gilroy High junior lets ...



Gilroy has reason for high expectations  Gilroy Dispatch

In the immediate aftermath of a 2-0 defeat to Lincoln High last year in the opening round of the Central Coast Section Division I playoffs, Gilroy High boys soccer ...



Gilroy High wrestling near perfect  Gilroy Dispatch

There is no such thing as perfection in wrestling, but the great ones strive for it everyday. Last Saturday in the Pacific Coast League Gabilan Division ...



Teachers strike would suspend fall sports  Gilroy Dispatch

As time is running out in the contract impasse between the Gilroy Unified School District and its teachers, time also may be ticking for fall athletics—and many ...



High (afternoon) Highlights(3/29): Michele Smith talks Cowgirl Softball ahead of Texas Series  Cowboys Ride For Free

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Gilroy wins unprecedented 17th straight title  Gilroy Dispatch

The Gilroy High wrestling dynasty shows no signs of slowing down any time soon. In fact, it seems like the Mustangs are inching up to a higher level. A year after ...



Gilroy aims to win division title  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy High boys basketball coach Mike Suarez believes this year's team can develop into something special. The Mustangs, who entered the week with a 3-2 ...



Gilroy aims to compete in every match  Gilroy Dispatch

In the midst of a 5-0 loss to San Benito High in a Jan. 10 Pacific Coast League Gabilan Division match, Gilroy High sophomore Sarah Fox kept on competing for ...



Locsin grows stronger through adversity  Gilroy Dispatch

After a tumultuous junior year, Cisco Locsin's comeback came full circle at two points this season: In the season-opener against Liberty Union of Brentwood and ...



Six finalists chosen for student cooking competition  Gilroy Dispatch

Six Gilroy Unified School District elementary school students were selected as finalists for the 2019 Future Chefs Competition, according to a Jan.



Gilroy High School wrestling students celebrate coach's UFC title  KGO-TV

Daniel Cormier now has two UFC titles under his belt, light heavyweight and heavyweight, which he won Saturday night. He's become only one of two fighters to ...



Ryan Reyes signs with Fresno State  Gilroy Dispatch

It's been a long way coming for Gilroy High senior Ryan Reyes, who started wrestling at 3 years old. From Fresno to Gilroy and soon back to Fresno, Reyes, who ...



Christopher High School Principal Named  Patch.com

From GUSD: The Gilroy Unified School District (GUSD) is pleased to announce that Jeremy Dirks has been selected as the new principal for Christopher High ...



Ex-Hollister cop saw 'ghosts' during rampage on Gilroy High athletic field  KSBW Monterey

A former Hollister police officer was high on methamphetamine when he caused chaos with a stolen car in front of hundreds of youth football players at Gilroy ...



Christopher poised for strong season  Gilroy Dispatch

If the Christopher High baseball team intends on contending for a Pacific Coast League Gabilan Division championship, it will need to pitch like it did in the first ...



Gilroy field hockey wraps up season  Gilroy Dispatch

It was déjà vu for the Gilroy High field hockey team in its opening match of the Central Coast Section playoffs. Matched up against Willow Glen—the Mustangs ...



Gilroy water polo building success  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy High water polo coach Doug Pickford has visions of building a program where both teams are consistent and competitive. The Mustangs are seemingly ...



Gilroy cross country on the fast track  Gilroy Dispatch

In a sport where it's a race against the clock, Maddie Eastus performs a delicate balancing act. The Gilroy High sophomore has been the team's second fastest ...



Gilroy steps into high expectations  Gilroy Dispatch

After going undefeated and winning its first-ever Central Coast Section championship, what can Gilroy High possibly do for an encore? What we do know is that ...



Local car dealer donates vehicle to Gilroy HS  Gilroy Dispatch

The Ford Store/Morgan Hill donated a 2016 Ford Focus to Gilroy High School to be used for learning in on-campus automotive classes. “We are proud to be part ...



Vizcarra superb in signing with Cal Poly  Gilroy Dispatch

When Dan Vizcarra first started wrestling in the seventh grade, he was baffled by the fact that his parents—Elias and Veronica—kept on taking him to club ...



Christopher looks to put it all together  Gilroy Dispatch

With four returning starters off last year's team, Christopher High has high hopes to capture the Pacific Coast League Mission Division championship this season.



GUSD elementary school on chopping block for 2020  Gilroy Dispatch

Declining enrollments and increased wages and benefits could force the Gilroy Unified School District to close an elementary school by the 2020-21 school year ...



As Gilroy grows, school enrollment drops  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy real estate agents are reporting that 1,218 single-family homes, condos and town homes were sold in the city in the last two years, yet Gilroy schools are ...



Catholic high school denied again  Gilroy Dispatch

A Catholic high school has been talked about in the South County for nearly a decade, but the Diocese of San Jose has run into a series of setbacks getting its ...



Gilroy baseball aims to make CCS again  Gilroy Dispatch

In the last couple of years, the Gilroy High baseball team has had some heavy hitters in the lineup, players who were a threat to hit a home run on any pitch.



Former cop in GHS incident charged  Gilroy Dispatch

Former Hollister Police Officer Chad Browning has been charged with four crimes in relation to an alleged Sept. 9 crime spree that started with vehicle theft in ...



Assistant Principals Named For 3 GUSD Schools  Patch.com

Assistant Principals Named For 3 GUSD Schools - Gilroy, CA - "All three of these leaders are well-respected in their fields," said Gilroy Unified Superintendent ...



Gilroy aims for CCS title repeat  Gilroy Dispatch

Even though the Gilroy High softball team won last year's Central Coast Section Division I playoff championship, it is acting as if it didn't. In other words, the ...



UFC champ, Gilroy resident to become high school wrestling coach  KGO-TV

Gilroy High School is adding some star power to its coaching staff.



Gilroy HS pool project on the horizon  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy High School's two swimming pools will be merging into a single large competition pool, as early as next year. The Gilroy Unified School District staff had ...



Cormier starts new Gilroy wrestling era  Gilroy Dispatch

The Gilroy High wrestling program—one of the great prep sports dynasties in California—received a jolt of star power when Gilroy resident Daniel Cormier was ...



New math building nears completion at GHS  Gilroy Dispatch

In a concerted effort to capture equity among its two high school facilities as well as expand capacity for a growing population, Gilroy district officials have ...



GECA named 2019 Calif. Distinguished School  Gilroy Dispatch

Dr. TJ Owens Early College Academy was among 162 middle and high schools recognized as a 2019 California Distinguished School by the State Dept. of ...



Gilroy captures Division I championship  Gilroy Dispatch

In a game that was every bit as good as advertised, the Gilroy High softball team edged San Benito 4-3 in the Central Coast Section Division I playoff ...



Seniors to drive Christopher High offense  Gilroy Dispatch

Football is a 'what have you done for me lately' kind of sport and Christopher High coach Tim Pierleoni knows it. One year after winning the Central Coast ...



Gilroy school board swears in new trustees  Gilroy Dispatch

In a meeting of firsts and lasts, Gilroy Unified School District ushered in new trustees and honored departing members last week. First-term Board of Education ...



Christopher Ranch donates to Gilroy schools  Gilroy Dispatch

Ken Christopher, executive vice president of Christopher Ranch, last month presented Gilroy High School principal March Sanchz with a $15,000 check to cover ...



Freshmen play key role at Christopher  Gilroy Dispatch

Even though Jenna Urrabazo, Taylor Mejia and Jessica Schween play for a strong club program, it can be intimidating for freshmen to burst onto the high school ...



Echauri to play at the next level  Gilroy Dispatch

For as long as she can remember, Alessandra Echauri has had a goal to play college soccer. The Christopher High senior realized a dream when she recently ...



Support staff gets 6% in retroactive raises  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy school district negotiators agreed to a new contract with its support staff that was then ratified by the board of education at a Feb. 14 meeting. The Gilroy ...



Gilroy Unified names two new principals  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy native Jeremy Dirks was promoted from vice principal at South Valley Middle School to principal at Christopher High School for the 2018-19 school year, ...



New offer by GUSD could end impasse  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy teachers and their bosses agree they made some headway in contract negotiations last week, with the district claiming this week that “both the district and ...



Christopher girls play inspired golf  Gilroy Dispatch

For Samantha Vogel, playing golf has been downright inspiring. The Christopher High senior started hitting balls on the range when she was 5 or 6, but it was ...



Hero Gilroy parent helps stop ex-cop's rampage  KSBW Monterey

Chad Browning, a former Hollister police officer, was high on methamphetamine and thought ghosts were chasing him when he drove a stolen car onto Gilroy ...



Newman is the new Gilroy football coach  Gilroy Dispatch

Jacob Newman has been waiting for this opportunity for a while. The 24-year-old Newman is the new Gilroy High football coach, and he can't wait to get things ...



Student cooks way to Future Chefs title  Gilroy Dispatch

El Roble Elementary School fourth grader Julia Finucane's mother was skeptical of the ingredients her daughter planned to fuse together for her entry in the fifth ...



Christopher aims to bring intensity  Gilroy Dispatch

No matter what happens on the scoreboard this season, the Christopher High boys basketball team will be known for its tough and intense play. Cougars coach ...



Veteran Gilroy teachers call it a career  Gilroy Dispatch

With more than 60 years' combined experience in education, Gilroy schoolteachers Susan Freiberg and Jeff Manker will retire with a litany of accomplishments.



Christopher into CCS title game  Gilroy Dispatch

This is the golden era for the Christopher High girls soccer team. Two years ago, the Cougars showed plenty of promise and finished with a winning record.



Union boss: 'Strike is not inevitable'  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy teachers are holding out hope that they won't strike, that a deal can get done by Sept. 14, when union and district negotiators are scheduled to hear the ...



Stick and Move inspires youngsters  Gilroy Dispatch

On the east side of the railroad tracks in old Gilroy, in an old square brick building that used to be a PG&E substation, kids spend the night punching each other ...



GHS, CHS seniors bid farewell  Gilroy Dispatch

Christopher High School. Class of 2018 Valedictorian Speech. Good afternoon to Christopher High School's lovely staff, families, friends and, of course, my ...



Christopher rolls past Gilroy  Gilroy Dispatch

It was never close. In the rubber match between the two largest high schools in the city of Gilroy, Christopher High left no doubt as to who was the superior team.



Police determine school threat is false  Gilroy Dispatch

A social media threat late Wednesday night caught the attention of Gilroy Police, who determined by Thursday morning the fears of a potential school shooting ...



Police respond to student with knife at GHS  Gilroy Dispatch

A student armed with a kitchen knife at Gilroy High School prompted an evacuation and standoff with police. On Friday, April 27, Gilroy Police responded to a ...



GUSD teacher featured in county PSA series  Gilroy Dispatch

South Valley Middle School teacher Rachael Cornaggia was featured in the latest edition of Santa Clara County Office of Education's “Why I Teach” video public ...



Gilroy the front runner for league title  Gilroy Dispatch

Meghan Popma grew up with two older brothers who never took it easy on her. The Gilroy High senior credits her upbringing for helping her to develop into a ...



Teachers, district reach agreement  Gilroy Dispatch

The Gilroy Unified School District late Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 18, announced it had reached a tentative agreement with the Gilroy Teachers Association on a ...



GUSD promotes 3 to assistant principal  Gilroy Dispatch

Three new assistant principals will soon be helping to welcome students and parents at Gilroy Unified School District campuses. trio of new administrators, ...



South County Catholic HS plans hinge on LAFCO's decision  Gilroy Dispatch

The Diocese of San Jose said fundraising, a construction timetable and overall project costs have been put on hold until the Local Agency Formation ...



Ruelas running fast at Hartnell College  Gilroy Dispatch

In the middle of her freshman season running cross country at Hartnell College last year, Monica Ruelas felt like quitting. “I wanted to give up on running ...



Ex-Hollister officer confirmed as suspect in Gilroy police shooting  The Mercury News

Chad Browning, who was arrested after being shot during a confrontation with Gilroy police, is a former Hollister police officer who served in the mid-2000s, ...



Gilroy, MH teachers recognized by county  Gilroy Dispatch

Morgan Hill Unified School District's Debra Chappell and Gilroy Unified School District's Rachael Cornaggia are among 36 top teachers who were honored “for ...



Gilroy softball all stars shine in district  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy Majors Softball All Star team manager/head coach Augusto Correia had a problem in the District 59 championship game against the San Jose Spartans ...



Davis twins excel on and off the field  Gilroy Dispatch

Christian and Tyler Davis have competed against each other their entire lives. When the two Christopher High senior twins lived in Hawaii from age 5 to 8, their ...



Former Gilroy School Teacher Arrested in Campbell for Alleged Sex Crime  CBS San Francisco

CAMPBELL (CBS SF) — A man who has previously been convicted of catfishing students while teaching in Gilroy was arrested Tuesday in Campbell for ...



Christopher water polo a splash hit  Gilroy Dispatch

Despite finishing in last place in the Gabilan Division last year, the Christopher High boys water polo team has plenty of legitimate reasons to feel good about an ...



Four school board seats up for grabs in Nov.  Gilroy Dispatch

As a retired Gilroy Unified School District educator and current Board of Trustees president, Linda Piceno has helped sculpt much of the local education ...



Paula Alexander  Gilroy Dispatch

Paula was a 1984 graduate of Gilroy High School where she was an outstanding athlete playing 3 sports for 4 years all at the. Varsity level. She will be missed ...



Gilroy, Christopher shine in league finals  Gilroy Dispatch

The Gilroy and Christopher High gymnastics teams qualified for the Central Coast Section Championships with strong showings in the Santa Clara Valley ...



'Welcome to Gilroy and California'  Gilroy Dispatch

The Garlic City secured a new spot on the California state map as the month of March began. The Gilroy welcome center is now a designated state welcome ...



Rogers to land in new neighborhood  Gilroy Dispatch

After another successful season and a Pacific Coast League Gabilan Division championship, it's time for the departing seniors on the Gilroy High field hockey ...



Gilroy runs to PCAL Gabilan Division title  Gilroy Dispatch

After coming on strong in the regular-season league meets, the Gilroy High girls cross country team stamped itself as the favorite to win last Saturday's Pacific ...



Real estate trends hit Gilroy schools  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy realtors are reporting that 1,218 homes (single family, condos and townhomes) were sold in the last two years, yet Gilroy schools are facing a ...



GUSD names Employee Recognition recipients  Gilroy Dispatch

Four Gilroy Unified School District employees were honored with Employee Recognition Program awards at the May 17 Board of Trustees meeting.



Ella Rodriguez is unbreakable  Gilroy Dispatch

Ella Rodriguez vividly remembers walking into a gymnasium at age 9 and watching a wheelchair basketball game. The moment forever changed her life.



Gilroy Gators a model club program  Gilroy Dispatch

With an impressive coaching resume that spans since 1972, Wayne Norris is no stranger to success. Norris, who has had coaching stints at the NCAA Division I ...



Allegedly claiming to see ‘ghosts,’ ex-officer plows into field with kids; parent takes action  WMC

The officer was said to be high on meth. A parent put himself in harm's way to try to resolve the situation.



Teachers authorize strike if deal not reached  Gilroy Dispatch

If a new contract agreement cannot be reached over the summer months, Gilroy teachers have voted to strike at the start of the 2018-19 school year. In a June 6 ...



Slower high-speed rail?  Gilroy Dispatch

It sounds crazy, but a presidential rant on Twitter may have forced Gov. Gavin Newsom to “clarify”—actually, backtrack—his position on California's high-speed ...



Rams promote family atmosphere  Gilroy Dispatch

Ask any player on the Gavilan College men's basketball team who they play for and you're likely to get a surprising answer. From star Ibn Zaid, who said ...



GECA ranked 23rd in California for academics  Gilroy Dispatch

Dr. TJ Owens Gilroy Early College Academy is among the top 25 high schools in California, according to recently released U.S. News & World Report's 2018 ...



Police investigate two indecent exposure crimes  Gilroy Dispatch

Sheriff's deputies are asking the public to be on the lookout for a man who exposed himself to a 13-year-old girl at a bus stop in unincorporated Morgan Hill last ...



Navigator Schools wins state appeal  Gilroy Dispatch

Navigator Schools, which has campuses in Gilroy and Hollister, was recently granted a third charter petition to open a school in Watsonville by the state Board of ...



Gilroy is only city in county to allow fireworks  Gilroy Dispatch

“Safe and sane” fireworks are legal in Gilroy, but with many important safety and fire prevention restrictions. Gilroy is the only city in Santa Clara County that ...



Council moves to line up with new law  Gilroy Dispatch

A vote by the city council on the deletion of a few lines of city code this week became a new aspect of the Steven Juarez case. The vote had no direct connection ...



GUSD schools, staff earn 2018 honors  Gilroy Dispatch

Rod Kelley Elementary School in Gilroy garnered a pair of honors during the 2017-18 school year, named both a California Distinguished School by State ...



Brandon Johnson saves his best for last  Gilroy Dispatch

Brandon Johnson walked off the 18th green in the Monterey Bay League Finals and knew he had posted a low number. A couple of minutes later, it was official: ...



2018: a year of crazy headlines in Gilroy  Gilroy Dispatch

Conflicting views of local land use continued to dominate many South County residents' lives in 2018. This was the case with the release this summer of the ...



Teachers see no contract when school opens  Gilroy Dispatch

At the end of July and with the new school term less than three weeks away, Gilroy teachers were no closer than they were months ago reaching a contract ...



Late field goal lifts Cougars to first win  Gilroy Dispatch

On Friday night Tyler Davis was what Christopher High coach Tim Pierleoni described as a “rolling razorblade.” The defense was deadly, as it piled up sacks.



Bgame's Botelho takes 8th at Mid Cals | Local  San Mateo Daily Journal

Burlingame junior Kyle Botelho continues to prove the best pound-for-pound wrestler in the Peninsula Athletic League.



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