May 1, 2020
Senior Arturo Zavala is a four-year member of the boy’s varsity golf team and has severed as team captain for two years. Zavala earned CVC 1st Team All-League honors and qualified for the CIF-SJS D2 tournament in his freshman, sophomore, and junior seasons. As a junior, Zavala won a three-player sudden-death playoff to advance to the CIF-SJS Masters tournament. Zavala will be continuing his golf career at Folsom Lake College where he also plans to major in either communications or education. Zavala’s favorite RHS golf memory was winning the playoff his junior year against two players from River Valley High School who happened to be brothers, to advance to the Masters tournament.
Senior Cody Rampenelli dedicated three years to the RHS golf program and is a two-time captain. Next year, Rampenelli will be attending California State University, Chico. Rampenelli’s favorite RHS golf memory is when his teammate Logan broke three clubs in a row.
Senior James Damate has been in the RHS golf program for two years. Damate plans on attending Sierra College for 1-2 years after hopes to transfer to the University of Hawaii to major in botany and business. Damate will continue to play golf in his spare time for fun. Damate’s favorite memory was when teammate Arturo Zavala topped his drive on the first hole of a match that only went 10 yards.
Senior Connor Jamison is a four-year member of the boy’s golf program and was on the varsity team for his final season. Next year, Jamison will be attending Sierra College. Jamison’s favorite RHS golf memory were the team van rides.