Manteca had an early lead thanks to Nacho Valdovinos' two first-half goals, and the Buffaloes were able to stay on top thanks to clutch goal keeping by Abdiel Chiquito.
The Valley Oak League's top girls tennis players competed in their final matches during Thursday's Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Tournament held at Johnson Ranch Racquet Club in Roseville.
Ripon's postseason ticket is punched with its 10-game regular-season schedule already wrapped up.
Manteca FC Benfica placed fourth in the under-9 girls premier division of the Ghouls & Ghosts Halloween Tournament this past weekend in Livermore.
Ripon High senior Cole Herrin is one of 20 Californians to be selected as a state finalist for the Wendy's High School Heisman award.
The Sierra High girls tennis team's postseason run rested on the shoulders of its No. 2 doubles tandem of Barbara Baxter and Kelsey Wells.
STOCKTON - East Union's girls golfers executed enough shots to be competitive, but all they could think about were the few they missed after the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Tournament held at The Reserve at Spanos Park Monday.
It was set up perfectly for East Union to celebrate senior night with a three-game sweep of visiting rival Sierra on Monday.
The Valley Oak League co-champions are hosting first-round playoff games on Thursday, but there is no chance of them meeting again for the remainder of the season.
NEWMAN - Anthony Baciocco and Cole Herrin returned to Warrior Stadium Friday, the backdrop of a heartbreaking night two years ago.
TRACY - Vannida Nguyen couldn't hide her excitement, and who could blame her?
Ripon Christian captured its third straight outright championship in the Southern League Thursday with a 25-19, 25-15, 25-21 win at Mariposa Friday.
A scheduling oddity has Ripon High's football team ending its regular season a week earlier than most teams in the Sac-Joaquin Section this Friday.
The Ripon High boys cross country squad welcomed its female teammates in what has become an annual celebration at the Trans-Valley League Championships.
Sierra High's varsity boys cross country team edged out Manteca in the Valley Oak League Championships Wednesday at Angels Camp's Frogtown course, forcing a two-way share of the title between the in-town rivals.
RIPON - It was a full-circle moment for Ryan Bono, who coached his first game for Manteca High's girls basketball team on Monday.
Brett Lewis could tell something was a little off with Jorge Cedano, a sophomore who could play a key role on Manteca's defending CIF ...
Placer coach Joey Montoya knows what his team is up against on Saturday.
Thanksgiving came a day early for the Buffaloes.
Jeff Harbison's last game as Sierra head football coach may have been a loss, but he'll be remembered for the many firsts the ...
Tyler Welch raised his arms above his head with palms facing down.
Only three players from Manteca-area schools were selected to the All-Valley Oak League first team.
RIPON - Best friends and phenomenal volleyball players, Ashlyn Eisenga and Sam McCreath have what Ripon head coach Erin Cutino calls a "Siamese twins-like power" on ...
RIPON-Sam McCreath is known for her sizzling spikes and ability to perform in clutch situations, but first-year Ripon coach Erin Cutino said it is ...
Eric Reis got a firsthand look at his team's next opponent last week in the opening round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV playoffs.
Sierra sophomores Jesse Hurtado and Megan Oblin will be joining repeat qualifier Tomas Huerta of Weston Ranch at the CIF State Championships at Woodward Park ...
Erin Cutino inherited an experienced team with Sac-Joaquin Section championship aspirations this past summer.
They're Sac-Joaquin Section champions and their future for college is already set.
FAIR OAKS - Del Campo won the game, but the night belonged to East Union's Vinny Torrice.
Taylor Corona's match was nerve-wracking enough.