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Ripon junior breaks VOL record

A Valley Oak League record almost a decade and a half old was broken and another 1994 mark was almost shattered at Saturday's VOL Swimming Championships as the Ripon boys and girls teams each finished second and claimed nine of the 22 first places.

May 04, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Ripon’s Coutrakis captures singles title

Bryce Coutrakis finished what he started on Friday by defeating Escalon's Ashton Redberg to capture the Trans Valley League Singles Tournament championship Saturday at the Modesto's SOS Club.

May 04, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Ripon comes up short in TVL loss

Despite Ripon jumping out to a one-run lead on the road against Orestimba on Friday, the Indians didn't have an answer at the plate for the Warriors' Adrian Perez.

May 03, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Coutrakis punches ticket to TVL title match

MODESTO – Ripon head coach Robert Mayfield couldn't recall the last time an Indians boys tennis player made it to a Trans Valley League Tournament championship or much less punched a ticket to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III Individual Tournament.

May 03, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Manteca 12U squad headed to Cooperstown

The Manteca Baseball Club's 12-and-under team – made up of players from Manteca, Tracy, Lodi and Escalon – will be headed to Cooperstown, N.Y. the week of June 7 to compete at the Cooperstown Dreams Park and American Youth Baseball Hall of Fame Invitational Tournament.

May 03, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Buffs bash Jags, still unbeaten

Lucas Vaughn had a mixture of pitches working Thursday afternoon, but his curve ball specifically had the Kimball lineup baffled.

May 02, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Sierra sets sights on Manteca

Despite Sierra playing its third game in as many days Thursday, the Timberwolves showed no sign of fatigue heading into next week's season-ending series against Manteca that will determine the Valley Oak League champion.

May 02, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Ripon clinches a share

Ripon is headed back to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division V postseason tournament for a second straight season after picking up its ninth consecutive Trans Valley League victory Thursday.

May 02, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Ripon Christian splits crown

RIPON – Cynthia Van Vliet had a fair share of opportunities to put the ball in the net during Wednesday's Southern League finale against first-place Mariposa.

May 01, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Manteca loses ground in playoff race

Manteca isn't completely eliminated from playoff contention yet, but its chances did take a hit after Wednesday's 10-4 Valley Oak League loss against Kimball.

May 01, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Sierra boys track team takes title, finishes 7-0

The Sierra boys track and field team dominated Valley Oak League competition this year.

May 01, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Bordi gets KO in first pro victory

Vince Bordi got his first pro victory in the Mixed Martial Arts cage after knocking his opponent Bercharis McGIll out at the 2:20 mark at the McClellan Conference Center in Sacramento Saturday.

April 28, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | Regional Sports


Big night for lighter Bordi

Vincent Bordi will make his much-anticipated pro Mixed Martial Arts debut tonight, which also means he'll be collecting a paycheck for his work in the cage.

April 25, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | Regional Sports


KNIGHT TO REMEMBER

RIPON – March 22, 2005.

April 24, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


Winning streak snapped

Kimball got redemption against Sierra on Wednesday during a rematch of last year's Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV championship.

April 23, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


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Mantecan officiating at USATF nationals

Paul Whitaker, 54, has been around the starting blocks - and long jump runways, shot put rings and javelin fields.

June 27, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | Regional Sports


PERFECT TIMING

Kyle Colyn came up a few strokes short of becoming the first golfer in Ripon Christian history to qualify for the CIF Northern California Regional Championship Tournament.

June 22, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


North wins in 13th

STOCKTON - Buddy Reeder was part of a wild come-from-behind victory the last time he was on the same field with former Manteca High teammates Lucas Vaughn and Michael Garibay.

June 21, 2014 | John-Joel Griffiths | High School Sports


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