Weston Ranch head volleyball coach Chris Bauer has a roster littered with juniors for this upcoming season.
Aiden Tijero brought a world championship to his hometown of Ripon less than two weeks ago. He did it with a stock bike, too. Tijero certainly didn't disappoint in Jinin, Czech Republic a week after winning the Loretta Lynn Amateur Motocross National Championship in the 65cc division. The 11-year old Colony Oak sixth grader took first at the FIM Junior Motocross World Championships, and he did it with the new KTM 2014 65cc as well. ...
Adrienne Uecker feels fortunate heading into her third season as the Ripon head volleyball coach.
The Ripon Christian athletic department had been lacking a cross country program for about three decades. That will change this fall 2013. "We're trying to extend our athletic program by not necessarily having more teams, but to provide something the whole year for every athlete," Ripon Christian Athletic Director Joe Darretta said. "So if we have an athlete who only plays basketball, we want them to have a chance to compete in something during the ...
RIPON - Ripon Christian had a successful season last year, but it ended on a bitter note.
Back to school fashion is constantly evolving. It's no different in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop. Caanan Baca, 15, is a freshman at Lathrop High. He used to attend to Big Valley Christian in Modesto prior to moving. Baca broke down the do's and don'ts of back to school fashion, highlighting the clothing styles currently popular in high school and junior high. The term currently used to describe someone with a high fashion sense is having ...
It's no secret Oakdale and Sonora are the teams to beat on the Valley Oak League's volleyball landscape.
The Sierra High volleyball squad didn't have the best season last year and won four games in Valley Oak League play.
MODESTO – Tiger Shelton rebuilt a volleyball dynasty during his nine years at Ripon Christian. The school's former head coach led the Knights to five straight Sac-Joaquin Section Division V titles (2007-11) and a runner-up finish in the 2012 D-IV championship. Shelton is leaving the RC program in good hands with his wife Michele, who has co-coached alongside him the last four years. Tiger has moved on to Modesto JC now, replacing former Sierra coach ...
Kevin Bolding is back at the helm at Manteca High, and the program's former head volleyball coach has already drawn up a blueprint for success.
The last time Joe Pires was head coach of Sierra High's boys soccer program, the Timberwolves' ended up finishing second at the section tournament.
Myles Weber and Michael Midgley were two participants at Saturday's 5th Annual Harvest Food Bank Chili Cook off at the MRPS Hall.
When the Manteca High football squad lost on the opening night of the Sac-Joaquin Section postseason on Nov. 20, 2009 against Casa Roble, 35-28, the squad's defensive captain Adam DeCosta didn't think he would ever play football again.
Matthew Trejo of the Ripon Sea Lions youth swimming squad put together a Michael Phelps-type performance during Saturday's Meet of Champions at the Roseville Aquatic Complex.
East Union standout Brooke Riley has been on a streak this summer. Riley won her fourth Junior Golf Association of Northern California summer tournament on Tuesday, capping the two-day Turlock Junior with a 150 at Turlock's Golf & Country Club for the girls' 12-17 division. It was her second JGANC victory in the last six days. "She won at Micke Grove on Sunday, and then she won (in Turlock) on Tuesday," said Dennis Wells, Riley's ...
MODESTO – East Union's boys basketball squad resorted to its bread and butter down the stretch of Wednesday's opening round matchup of the Modesto City Classic.
Ripon senior Taylor Vernon won't be done playing softball after high school.
LODI – Billy Marr's final pass of his junior season was a little high to the left sideline.
FRESNO - Sierra sophomore Josh Spooner recorded the best finish of the four local runners competing at Saturday's CIF State Cross Country Championships at Fresno's Woodward Park.
Ripon Christian's first-year defensive coordinator Eddie Erdelatz has coaching in his ancestry.
Ripon Christian has reached the pinnacle of success for its 10th-year varsity football program under first-year head coach Randy Fasani.
WOODLAND – Andrew Brown only needed 117 yards to capture this year's Sac-Joaquin Section rushing title during Friday night's semifinal matchup against Woodland Christian.
Ripon High's Jamie DeBruyn was named the Trans-Valley League's 2013 Coach of the Year for the first time after leading his Indians to a historical season in which the Indians earned the school's first championship in boys soccer.
RIPON – Ripon Christian hopes the old cliché "the third time is a charm" holds some type of truthfulness during tonight's Sac-Joaquin Section Division VI semifinal matchup against No. 2-seeded Woodland Christian (9-1).
By JOHN-JOEL GRIFFITHS
FOLSOM – Not long after Harleen Pabla punched her third consecutive ticket to the CIF State Cross Country Championships Saturday afternoon, her Manteca High coach Rick Cuevas was on the phone with College of Idaho's Pat McMurray.
COLFAX - Sierra's season came down to the final play of its Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV opener Friday at Colfax.
Friday night will mark the fifth time in six years that Sierra head coach Jeff Harbison and his football squad will make a Sac-Joaquin Section postseason appearance.
Andie Shelton is one of the best talents to ever come out of the area. After being named an All-American last week, Ripon Christian's senior setter reached another milestone Thursday afternoon and signed her National Letter of Intent. She chose to continue her career at the University of Pacific next year and passed up on multiple other offers.
YUBA CITY – Ripon Christian goalie Lukas Vermeulen had four opportunities to propel his squad into the Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII title game Wednesday evening.