WESTON RANCH – Manteca High alum Stephen Marleau proudly boasts that he holds the school record for most yards.
We knew Sierra's Bryson Sanders would be one of quarterback Jake Pruitt's favorite targets.
Arabella Whitlock had just one request of her young Lathrop girls tennis team: Hold your racquets back and be ready to hit.
Manteca Fire's newest station won't just look like a home featured in the nearby Del Webb community.
LATHROP – The dream began with a $2 dehydrator, rescued from an assortment of trinkets and toys at a yard sale nearly 20 years ago.
ATWATER – Angel Garay accounted for two touchdowns, but couldn't save the Manteca Jaguars junior varsity team from defeat Saturday.
Destiny Herrera spent most of her Monday asleep in bed, weary from the weekend's festivities.
Manteca football coach Eric Reis wanted the ball in the hands of quarterback Joe Menzel. Simple as that.
MODESTO – Lenny Lial took one look at the Gustine bench, teeming with fresh legs, and thought the worst.
Time for Brock Elliott's "Back to School" committee to go back to the drawing board. Or perhaps, it's time to stop selling and making T-shirts all in one night. Last Thursday's "Back to School" night was marred by a slow-moving T-shirt line that prevented parents from 1.) visiting other tables and booths, 2.) meeting staff and administration, and 3.) visiting their child's classroom for an orientation with their instructor. Some waited more than an hour ...
Manteca doesn't want to see the music die. Not from Darryl Bain's accordion, anyway.
Delete In-Shape Fit has joined the bootcamp craze, calling on an individual who knows a thing or two about unorthodox workouts. The Fit Club, located in the Marketplace shopping center, has launched a free bootcamp class. Key word: Fit. Key word: Free. Under the direction of Custom Built Fitness Manager Omar Cortez, In-Shape Fit hosted its first class last week. The turnout was encouraging; approximately 20 people took part in the morning and evening workouts. ...
Tom Hoskins remembers Manteca fondly. Hoskins raised his family in The Family City and worked closely with its youth as a teacher at Sequoia Elementary School for 12 years. The 64-year-old is retired now, living in the shadow of Mount Shasta, but he'll return to Manteca on Wednesday. Bearing gifts, too. Hoskins has authored and published his first book, "When I Was a Kid," which compares his childhood experiences growing up in Davis in the ...
Have you lost some weight, Manteca? CORE Performance's Biggest Loser-style fitness challenge is living up to its promise. Contestants lost nearly 205 pounds and 63.2 percent body fat in the first two weeks of the competition. Those totals did not include 13 people who were unable to make the bi-weekly weigh-in. On Tuesday morning, CORE Performance announced its first weigh-in winners: Chase McKee, 4.3 percent body fat; Tina Borgeson, 4.3 percent; Alma Ochoa, 3.6 percent; ...
The Manteca Jaguars put on offensive displays at every level en route to a sweep of the Livingston Wolves last weekend.
Nearly 200 more families will enjoy a Thanksgiving Day turkey thanks to the sacrifice of many over the weekend.
The Turkey Day Throwdown crowned two winners: Sean Sanders, Marco Marchinni and Catie Marchinni in the scaled division; and Mark Gonzales, Matt Tafoya and Jazz Herrera in the RX'd division.
Ben Theiss' quick assessment of the inaugural Heller Lipsett Memorial Run, which took place Sunday:
Alex Laurel jumped over the goal line, splitting two defenders on the way to his fourth touchdown of the evening.
A Manteca man was sentenced on Friday to 165 years to life in prison for a multitude of sexual misconduct charges stemming from exchanges he had with two children.
Pat Langdon isn't much of a video game connoisseur, but he did raise two teenagers at the height of the industry's explosion.
Upon further review, Manteca High's wild 69-55 win over Central Valley in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs was one for the ages.
"Big, Bad Benfica" earned the respect of its peers and the adoration of an entire soccer community, just not the cup it chased for months.
The couch is much too small for Cathy, Don and Ashton Lee to sit on at once, but they gladly squeeze into its purple arms, cradling their youngest son.
Hunched over, Eric Reis pulled two of his strongest linemen out of the crowd and pointed to his back.
STOCKTON – Only one team stands between the Weston Ranch boys soccer team and the school's first-ever Sac-Joaquin Section championship.
When it comes time to cut the ribbon on the new playground at Sequoia Heights Baptist Church, Camron Moebius might be too old to enjoy the slides, swings and pull-up bar.
STOCKTON - Esteban Paramo stepped to the penalty stripe with a plan of action, each step carefully thought out.
Levi Huffman charged down the final stretch, building speed like a cyclone along Doxey Park's cyclone fence.
Ja'Quan Gardner has had the attention of the Manteca High football team since the start of summer camp.