In 2012, area athletes found success on both the local and national stage. Perhaps no one had a more thrilling year than Melissa Seidemann. The College Park High graduate, above left, helped the U.S. women's water polo team win gold at the London Olympics. The College Park baseball team also had a ground-breaking year. Freshman star Joe DeMers, above right, and the Falcons won a league title for the first time since 1994 and advanced to the North Coast Section Division II semifinals. The Alhambra softball team continues to be one of the school's top programs. With Diablo Foothill Athletic Leauge MVP Kylee Perez (not pictured) leading the way, the Bulldogs claimed their second straight league title and went as far as the NCS Division II semifinals.