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Golden Nuggets, 4/5/20: Jaylinn Hawkins staying fit, Chase Garbers checking in

Cal athletes current and former are still doing big things

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The California Golden Bears are still making news across the country, far and wide, both current former student-athletes. We’re rounding up all the news from the weekend in once clear and concise place to ease your reading ability.

Stay safe out there, wash your hands and Cal has The Axe!

Can Cal call itself Running Back U? SI takes a look

Imagine if Jahvid Best had been able to continue his amazing career...

Abbey Weitzeil named finalist for Honda Sport Award

Weitzeil dots another finalist list for top women’s swimming and diving after she became the first woman to finish the 50-yard freestyle swim in under 21 seconds.

Chase Garbers doing his part during coronavirus pandemic

Cal Men’s Gymnastics Team takes home five MPSF All-Academic honors

Kyte Crigger, Anton Vorona, Jonathan Wang, Kyle Abe and Yu-Chen Lee each earned honors on the MPSF All-Academic Team this weekend.

Former Cal soccer star Grace Leer on American Idol

Elsie Windes (‘07), Gavin Arroyo (‘94) named to USA Water Polo Hall of Fame

Windes and Arroyo made up two-fifths of the entire class this offseason as they were both two-time Olympians as well.

Jaylinn Hawkins staying in shape, preparing for NFL draft

Hawkins sat down with Sports Illustrated to talk about how he is staying in shape and what his preparations for the 2020 NFL Draft have been like with coronavirus shutting down in-person meetings.

Camryn Bynum checks in with the fourth-highest grade vs. accurate passes

Bynum had PFF’s fourth-highest grade on ‘accurate passes’ or “Coverage is often at the mercy of the opposing passing game. You can be in tight coverage, but the perfect pass and the perfect catch beat the perfect coverage almost every time. At PFF, we also chart exact ball location accuracy data from quarterbacks.”

What’d we miss? Drop in some news we may have missed from this weekend below.