Last Call

Statistics don't define Harper Kamp's injury-riddled career. His heart, his hustle and his teamwork do.

The question was simple, tossed out in one of the rooms along the southern hallway of Haas Pavilion. It was Jan. 12 and roughly a dozen reporters, sprawled across a directionless mass of chairs, peppered questions about Cal’s 57-50 win over Colorado. Do you feel like you stopped struggling tonight?
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First-place Bears look to inch closer to Pac-12 title

The Cal basketball team has already accomplished significant feats this season: The Bears have already posted 20 wins with five games left and swept the L.A. schools for the first time since 1959. When Cal faces Oregon at 7:30 p.m. Thursday night at Haas Pavilion, the first-place Bears can come
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Pac-12 Power Rankings: Week 7

No. 1: Stanford (12-0, 22-1) My, Stanford, that’s an awful lot of “W”s you’ve got on your record, there. Once again you blew past your opponents — this time the L.A. schools — and tacked two more triumphs onto your home record. Once again the Ogwumike sisters continued to astound
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Pac-12 Power Rankings: Week 7

No. 1: California (20-6, 10-3) The Bears picked the right time to complete their first road sweep of the Pac-12 season. They had fallen from their first-place perch after falling to Arizona at home. Given the state of the Pac-12, winning the conference is Cal’s best chance at making the
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Neu kid on the block

Cal's new pitching coach, Mike Neu, uses his experience in the majors to inspire the next generation of pros.

The stinging sound of balls hitting mitts reverberates in Evans Diamond. Often the most robust pops come from the arm of the man wearing No. 11 on his back. But sometimes, Mike Neu’s power-packed throws are not accompanied by the smack of the glove. The 33-year-old Neu fires the ball
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Diamonds on the soles of her shoes

Jamia Reid broke Cal's stolen bases record as a freshman. Three years later, the senior is looking toward home.

Jamia Reid is a thrill seeker. She loves standing on the bag, scanning the field, her eyes sharp for an opportunity to bolt. “It’s a combination of strategy and speed,” says the senior outfielder. “I need to be ready at all times, for anything.” It is this edge that has
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