TRACY - Manteca Little League's minor-division Pirates got by one crosstown rival Tuesday only to clash with another in the District 67 Tournament of Champions winners-bracket semifinal.
STOCKTON - Amy Haapanen is returning home later this week.
STOCKTON - Don Norton, head coaching the North team in the 37th Annual Lions International All-Star Football Classic today at the University of the Pacific, demanded more urgency and intensity out of the players after the first of two practices Friday.
STOCKTON - Dakota Connors threw a five-inning, mercy-shortened no-hitter to key the Northgate Yankees' 10-0 victory over the Manteca Bisons in a Little League District 67 Tournament of Champions contest at Paul E. Weston Park Thursday.
Jamille Grady threw the first pitch of Monday's Spreckels Park Little League minor division championship game at Brock Elliot School, and it was fittingly he who recorded the final out.
Scenes from Ripon Christian's annual baseball camp.
Scenes from Ripon High's advanced basketball camp.
Revenge was sweet for the Spreckels Park A's Wednesday at Brock Elliot School.
Ryan Fisher's decision is made.
Be like Mike?
Vincent Herrera graduated from Manteca High last week, but he has one more day to sport the school's colors.
SACRAMENTO - One came up inches short. Another was fast enough by an eye blink.
SACRAMENTO - Hector Solorio ran and hurdled the race of his life.
Sierra High junior Ulysses Knapps walked away from the long jump pit at Modesto Junior College last Thursday with a Sac-Joaquin Section Division III title in the event but was not completely satisfied.
STOCKTON - Renae McFadden saved the celebration for later.
SANTA CLARA - Maybe it was a good thing that Friday's Manteca-Wilcox football game did not take place at Levi's Stadium as originally planned.
LODI - Leagues are realigned.
Manteca and East Union are out for revenge, while Lathrop's second-year head coach returns to his hometown to lead the Spartans onto familiar grounds.
Brooke Riley stood shoulder to shoulder with a teammate, both staring down the third fairway at Manteca Park Golf Course.
Weston Ranch isn't going to surprise anybody this year.
Ripon Christian has re-established itself as a force among Sac-Joaquin Section small-school powers following eight straight losing seasons.
The Ripon High boys soccer team didn't just lose the area's top player from a year ago.
Manteca was supposed to help break in Levi's Stadium next Friday, Aug. 29.
Justin Coenenberg is calling all former Buffaloes to reunite at Manteca High's Guss Schmiedt Field this Friday.
Alex Hernandez slowed to a jog and eventually a brisk walk while running sprints with his Manteca High soccer teammates on Thursday.
The fall sports season is officially underway for local high schools.
Kyle Alexander shattered records once again in his final tune-up for the International Powerlifting League Worlds.
Dakota Conners was in Cooperstown, N.Y. serving as an assistant coach for a local youth baseball team competing in a prestigious tournament when he earned his greatest achievement.
Neil MacDannald's coaching resume just got a little longer.
Swimming standout Ty Wells has added four more medals to his growing collection.