Sharon Washington hit the big shot to help Manteca High's girls basketball team beat Sierra the first time the two teams met, and she was at it again Thursday in the Valley Oak League rematch with postseason berths on the line for both squads.
Manteca resident and St. Mary's High girls basketball star Chelsea Gray has garnered nationwide attention and the accolades that come with it, but the latest tops them all.
Manteca Unified has been well represented in the heavyweight division in recent years, and East Union High junior Devon Woodall will look to keep the trend going in the Valley Oak League Wrestling Championships Saturday at Weston Ranch.
The nets are still hanging from the rims at Dalben Center - for now. East Union High's girls basketball team will save the celebration for its fourth straight Valley Oak League championship and fifth in six years after clinching a share Tuesday with a 60-47 victory over Weston Ranch. East Union (12-1, 20-4 overall) continued another impressive streak by winning its 33rd straight at home, and in doing so avenged its only conference defeat of ...
STOCKTON - It was easy come, easy go for three area grapplers in the first day of the Sac-Joaquin Section Girls Wrestling Invitational at McNair High Friday.
One streak stayed alive Thursday night at Dalben Center, and East Union High's girls basketball team is inching closer to continuing another one.
Reggie Bell's hard work on the football field paid off, but he is also reaping the benefits of hard work in the classroom.
Trevor Nogueira and Jerrod Patton picked a good time to have breakout performances for Sierra High's boys basketball team.
The parity in the Valley Oak League has made for an exciting season for boys and girls basketball, but it also has several teams scrapping for postseason berths according to the first release of the Sac-Joaquin Section's playoff power ratings.
It's all about control for East Union High's girls basketball team these days. The Lancers control their own destiny in their quest for a fourth-straight Valley Oak League championship, and they increased their lead to three games over idle Sonora and Weston Ranch with a 41-33 win at Sierra Monday. East Union (10-1, 18-4 overall) overcame a poor shooting night, foul trouble and a comeback charge mounted by the upset-minded Timberwolves (5-6, 10-11) who were ...
A telling statistical category for Sierra High's boys basketball team this season is points allowed.
RIPON - It took 7 minutes, 34 seconds for Ripon High's girls basketball team to sink its first field goal Thursday - a jumper from the right elbow off the fingertips of Adrianna Mayberry.
Sierra High's football team reached unprecedented heights last fall and was rewarded for it.
Familiarity drew East Union High senior Kyle Harman to Simpson University. Harman attended basketball camps at the Redding-based campus multiple times during his middle-school years, and he has already forged close-knit relationships with fellow East Union classmates that will also play golf there in the near future. The cherry on top was head coach Joe Griffin, who aims to use Harman, along with EU senior Tori Souza and alumna Brionna Goulart, as cornerstones for Simpson's ...
RIPON - Only the running clock in the fourth quarter could slow Modesto Christian's boys basketball team Tuesday.
Manteca High seniors Alex Laurel and Billy Sharmoug were both selected to the Sacramento Valley Chapter's National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame All-Sac-Joaquin Section football team.
STOCKTON - The Cordova boys basketball team is still undefeated – barely
The growing pains continued for East Union on Wednesday, when 20 turnovers kept them from getting over the hump against host Riverbank in a 41-38 loss.
Alex Laurel has broken Manteca High records and won championships in his ongoing breakthrough senior season.
Sierra regrouped at halftime after a rough-and-tumble start to its nonleague affair with visiting Stagg on Tuesday.
East Union's first-year boys basketball coach Ryan Tarr will finally get to conduct a practice session tonight after his Lancers were in competition mode in six of the last seven days.
Jim Agostini refuses to use youth as an excuse.
Sierra was unable to recover from a slow start in its 57-52 loss to Golden Valley in Merced this past Saturday.
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STOCKTON - Rain. Running clock. Ring.
Jacob LeDon is arguably the best player that few outside of Manteca High's football team know about.
Olivia Vezaldenos and the East Union girls basketball team started the season with a bang Thursday in Modesto.
Brandon Dabney hopes to be the speed bump that slows down the lightningrod receiver nicknamed "Wheels."
Three area wrestling teams had rough season-opening duals Wednesday night.
LATHROP - Lathrop High's boys basketball team showed flashes of how good it can be under first-year head coach Nathan McGrath in Tuesday's 60-36 victory over Stagg.