Shakira Lewis has at least one more race to run in her first and only season as a track athlete for Sierra High.
Lathrop native Erin Arevalo was one of 54 NCAA Division-I softball standouts to be named an All-American, the National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced on Wednesday.
Colby DeVries was named Most Valuable Player of the Southern League after leading Ripon Christian (12-2, 15-11-1 overall) to a share of its first conference championship.
Anchored by goalkeeper Marcella Salyer and a dominant defense, the Manteca FC Newcastle under-12 girls soccer team continued its early-season roll in the Santa Clara Sporting Invitational over Memorial Day weekend.
Manteca Dolphin Scott Tolman dominated the 13-14 boys division, and the Ripon Sea Lions had four high-point winners en route to a second-place team finish in the Tracy Invitational at West High this past weekend.
Graduates of rival schools played a big part in Ripon Babe Ruth's 6-1 win over host Modesto Tigers at Davis Park Saturday.
Ripon High junior shortstop/pitcher Nicole Kaiser was named the Defensive Player of the Year by Trans-Valley League coaches.
Ripon Christian's girls soccer team had five players named to the All-Southern League team, while three Lady Indians from Ripon High earned All-Trans Valley League honors.
The Manteca Dolphins opened the Mid-Valley Swim League season with a 1,216-965 loss to the Tracy Tritons at East Union High last Saturday.
Manteca High alumnus Paul Lyons will compete in the NCAA Division I West Preliminary Friday at the University of Texas - Austin.
Finally the full-fledged ace in her final collegiate season, Erin Arevalo is shining in the pitcher's circle for the University of Georgia's softball team.
Allison Walljasper is the MVP of the Valley Oak League for the second straight year, but this time Sierra High's star pitcher shares the award.
Cassie Waggy is no stranger to immediate success.
East Union's girls soccer team annexed its first Valley Oak League championship since 2001 this spring and was further rewarded for the feat during the annual coaches meeting.
Modesto Junior College assistant men's basketball coach Chris Teeven has been hired to take over the Weston Ranch High boys program.
Branden Rullan may have fallen short of his ultimate goal, but he'll leave Sierra High as its most accomplished wrestler to date.
Sierra appeared ready to finally bust out against Rafa Lara and visiting McNair in a nonleague contest Thursday, loading the bases with no out in ...
Kristina Mojica was rewarded for her patience, perseverance and work ethic on Wednesday.
Things just got real for area boys volleyball teams.
East Union had already battled back twice from deficits, and Brayden Hardcastle came oh so close to tying it back up in the bottom of ...
Freshman Tianna Sidtikun's impact was immediate for the Ripon girls soccer team.
On the heels of an upset victory, the area's last basketball team standing will attempt to pull off an even bigger one tonight in ...
Tydus Verhoeven secured a defensive rebound and quickly flung an outlet pass for Jorge Cedano, who then lofted it up to the 6-foot-7 standout for ...
Manteca High's reigning Sac-Joaquin Section Division III champion baseball team has reloaded with young talent, but these Buffaloes are learning fast.
The Valley Oak League's selections for its most valuable boys and girls soccer players may be a surprise to some.
Aaron Paschini doesn't have to score to make his presence felt.
Their size presented problems for the rest of the Valley Oak League, but Manteca High seniors Tydus Verhoeven and Loretta Kakala did much more for ...
Manteca High's boys basketball team begins its CIF State Division III title defense Wednesday against a familiar opponent, only this time it will be ...
Being the underdog is nothing new for Sierra's boys soccer team (17-8-3), which has knocked off the No. 2- and 3-ranked teams in the ...
Manuel and Joe Pires, separated by just two years in age, have heard it all their lives.