Jim Agostini didn't recognize the number, but there was no mistaking the voice on the other end of the line.
Cody Haines and David Onochie, the little big men for the Ripon boys basketball team, are playing some of their best basketball right now.
Midway through the season, East Union was languishing in the middle of the pack, searching for a foothold in the Sac-Joaquin Section playoff chase.
LATHROP – Captain Yaneli Avila is revered for her quiet leadership on the soccer field.
STOCKTON – For the Weston Ranch boys basketball team, the season will finish just as it began – on the road.
Scott Thomason broke from tradition at the start of the basketball season.
Manteca boys basketball coach Brett Lewis feels like the bounces are going the Buffaloes' way as of late.
RIPON - Rod Wright could sense this loss was coming.
STOCKTON – Chris Teevan plopped down in his office chair, flipping through the scorebook.
Annisity Miller tracks her name on the board hanging high above the weight room at Sierra High.
STOCKTON - The Wolf Pack spilled out of the stands, washing the court in blues, grays and whites.
Rena Dragony emerged from a scrum beneath the basket with a smile and her pinkies pointed to the sky.
With about six minutes left in the third quarter, Jim Agostini called a timeout and did something he rarely ever does.
Don't look now, but the high school basketball postseason is upon us.
Ripon Christian three-sport athlete Kyle Colyn has signed a letter of intent to play golf at Dordt College in the fall.
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Claudette Alves chased her students through the bark, around the bars and up the flight of stairs that lead to the slides.
RIPON - The baby bounded across the soccer field toward her father, stumbling over her steps but smiling the whole way.
Marcus Montano and his booming right foot are taking the next step.
Comfortable first-round victories allowed the East Union and Manteca girls soccer programs to rest many of their regulars.
An alert reader saw the photo embattled Manteca Unified School District trustee Ashley Drain posted on her Instagram site that was reproduced in the Bulletin as she and her husband worked at Michael-David Winery in Lodi.
Judy and Jimmy Spears are starting to wonder when the U.S. Postal Service will deliver on a repair.
For weeks now, Manteca coach Neil MacDannald has talked about building momentum for a run at another Sac-Joaquin Section title.
Much of what Jenna Zuniga does on the right wing is cunning and calculated.
Before the Rivera sisters exploded on the scene with the force of a three-hit combo, turning East Union into a section heavy, another prolific sister act tormented defenses.
Clarissa Lecce kept her legs moving, reading the run of play as it moved across the field, anticipating each bounce of the ball.
Greg Jones brought Manteca back with his bat and then won the game with his eyes.
MODESTO – Nik Lengert was resourceful and resolute, surviving a marathon match and the hottest of day of the season to reach today's final of the Trans-Valley League Singles Tournament.
Nick Hobby and Richard Boyd have been the flame and fuse in the CrossFit explosion in South San Joaquin County.
The East Union girls soccer team's perfect Valley Oak League season was held together by pieces of blue tape on Wednesday evening.
STOCKTON – The Sac-Joaquin Section Board of Managers have moved boys and girls soccer to the winter, effective during the 2016-17 school year.
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