Profiles

Local indie wrestler shoots for the stars

*Editor’s note: Brandon Tanguma is a journalism student in SF State’s Journalism 575 Community Media…

‘El Capitan’ Corrales continues to shake things up as voice of the Quakes

Ramiro‌ ‌Corrales’‌ ‌life‌ is one made for the big screen. Growing up a ‌humble‌ ‌first-generation‌…

In this corner: Mission nurse finds home in world of professional fighting

Jayme Mejia—also known as Jaya in boxing and MMA circles—started learning the ropes of the…

SF soccer product scores as player and coach

There have been many words used to describe San Francisco Glens SC player and youth…

Wrestling motherhood: Twin mom returns to the ring after giving birth

Nothing can stop Kimberly Partida—not a concussion, and certainly not giving birth to and mothering…

Immigrant coach receives prestigious soccer award

A dedicated father, and youth soccer coach to nearly 600 kids throughout his career, Riccardo…

Colombian IndyCar driver represents at Sonoma Grand Prix

It wasn’t too long ago that Colombian race car driver Carlos Muñoz was on the…

‘El Emperador’ Suárez inducted into soccer Hall of Fame

Claudio “El Emperador” Suarez was ecstatic as he was inducted into the Mexican Soccer Hall…

Athleticism and activism: Kareem’s dual legacies on display

It was crowded and euphoric inside San Francisco’s Herbst Theater at the War Memorial and…

Bay Area world champion boxer punches her way to the top

Just as Lupe Gutierrez was completing her final round of sparring on Aug. 21 at…