Where are they now? Updates on former Carson Valley sports standouts
Dillon Spates (Douglas, ’11), fr., Waldorf College: Waldorf competes Central Region Championships starting Saturday.
Jessica Waggoner (Douglas, ’09), soph., F, Army: Army fell to Navy 57-50 on Feb. 11 but beat Lafayette earlier in the week. Waggoner has played in all 25 of the Black Knights’ games and has averaged 4.6 points, 3.6 rebounds per outing. She has also blocked four shots this season and recorded 12 steals.
Chris Downs (Douglas, ’11), fr., G, Butte College: Red-shirting. Butte lost to Shasta 65-60 last week and beat Redwoods 72-63.
Bri Burnside (Douglas, ’11), fr., F, College of the Siskiyous: Siskiyous lost to Redwoods 77-67 and beat Shasta 77-55. Burnside is averaging 5.6 points per game with 58 rebounds and 24 assists on the year.
Jorey Scott (Douglas, ’11), fr., F, Miramar College: Results not available.
Devyn Hotho (Douglas ’11), fr., F, St. Olaf College: St. Olaf split a pair of games against College of Saint Benedict last week. She had an assist in the loss.
Haley Von Schottenstein (Douglas ’10), soph., Whittier: SCIAC Championships start Feb. 20.
Nick Cohee (Douglas, ’08), sr., Utah: Cohee finished 10th or better for the eighth time this season with a ninth-place finish in the men’s slalom at the Seawolf Invitational in Anchorage, Alaska over the weekend.
Grant Denny (Douglas, ’11), fr., Feather River: Events for the spring season start today at Norco, Calif.
Chris Balcom-Miller (Douglas ’06), P, Portland Sea Dogs (Red Sox Double-A): Pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report to spring training Sunday. He is the 25th ranked prospect (10th-ranked pitching prospect) in the Red Sox organization. He is expected to start the season in Double-A Portland.
Jordan Hadlock (Douglas, ’08), sr., C, Cal Poly: The Mustangs open their season today at home against Oklahoma State.
Tyler Hoelzen (Douglas, ’09), jr., P, Sacramento State: Season opens today against Cal State Northridge.
Phil Mannelly (Douglas, ’07), sr., OF, Lynn (Fla.): Lynn swept Alabama-Huntsville in a four-game series over the weekend.
Beau Davis (Douglas, ’09), jr., C, Allan Hancock College: Allan Hancock lost to Canada College and Porterville College. Stats are not available.
Kyle Ford (Douglas, ’10), soph., C, Feather River: Feather River is 6-1 to start the year. Ford has two RBIs on the season.
Kameron Van Winkle (Douglas, ’11), fr., SS, Siskiyous: Siskiyous is 3-4 on the year. Van Winkle has played in every game and has a home run, four RBIs and two runs scored.
Tanner Egan (Douglas, ’11), fr., 2B, Siskiyous: Stats not available.
Shane Fencl (Douglas, ’11), fr., SS, Feather River: Fencl has played in three games for the Golden Eagles.
Matt Thomas (Douglas, ’11), fr., P, Feather River: Thomas has pitched four innings of relief with four strikeouts, two walks and a 2.08 ERA.
Walker Gemmill (Douglas, ’11), fr., C, Lassen: Lassen is 2-4 to start the year. Gemmill is batting .385 with a double and three RBIs in six games.
Cody Lommori (Douglas, ’11), fr., 1B, American River: Lommori is batting .421 in six games with 11 RBIs and two doubles.
Stephanie Harper (Douglas, ’09), jr., P/1B, Concord: Concord opened the season 2-2. Harper went 2-for-6 in a win over Fayetteville State. She also picked up a win in the circle in the second game.
Rebecca Nelson (Douglas), fr., 2B, Western Nevada: The Wildcats went 1-3 against Salt Lake over the weekend.
Liz Nickles (Douglas, ’09), jr., Northern Colorado: Nickles did not place at the Air Force Invitational after three fouls.
Jessica Waggoner (Douglas, ’09), soph., Army: Will join squad after basketball season.
Wade Meddles (Sierra Lutheran, ’10), soph., Azusa Pacific: Meddles took third in the mile at the Azusa Pacific Indoor Events qualifier with a time of 4:17.08 to qualify for the NAIA Indoor Track & Field Championships.
Davey Fisher (Douglas, ’09), jr., Pacific Lutheran: Outdoor season does not start until March.
Bri Burnside (Douglas, ’11), fr., College of Siskiyous: Will join squad after basketball season.