Flores homers twice in Mets 9-1 win over Marlins
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
New York Mets Matt den Dekker (6) slides past Miami Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia to score on a Ruben Tejada double during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in New York. FRANK FRANKLIN II — AP Photo.
Toreadores volleyball beats Soledad in 4
The Salinas Californian
The Monterey High girls volleyball team overcame a close first set to defeat host Soledad in four sets on Monday night in south Monterey County. Monterey prevailed 23-25, 25-8, 25-13, 25-20. With the win, the Toreadores improved to 5-3 in nonleague play.
Local roundup: Hartnell cross-country takes second
Monterey County Herald
Hartnell College sophomore Diego Leon placed second at the Tour de Cuesta cross-country meet in San Luis Obispo, lifting the Panthers to second place as a team. ... Dalton Trotter led Alvarez with three goals and Dominic Hernandez scored twice.
Miami-Dade budget pushes costs to later years
That's the highest since Gimenez took office, but down slightly from the $198 million reported in 2011, when Carlos Alvarez was mayor. Gimenez also notes that the $90 million in surplus hotel taxes and library funds used to balance ... “It's going be ...