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Cubs maul Athletics

Carson Smith led the way for the major Manteca Little League Cubs in a 23-8 thumping of the A's, going 4 for 4 with two home runs and four runs.

April 04, 2017 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


LATHROP TRACK DOMINATES

STOCKTON – It is one thing to break a record, and quite another to shatter it.

April 02, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Youth football coaching at worst

As I was processing some Little League pictures before heading north for the pending birth of the girl's boy I was watching Friday Night Tykes, a series on Esquire Network about youth football.

April 02, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


Lancers rally past Central Catholic

East Union's Ragan Fowzer ignited a four-run, two-out rally in the fifth inning Friday with a pinpoint bunt to break open a tie game on the way to a 6-2 win over visiting Central Catholic of Modesto in Valley Oak League softball action on Glavine Field at the Northgate Softball Complex.

April 01, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


COUGARS SWEEP

Armando Mendoza took over the first set Wednesday with six kills in seven Weston Ranch points to break open what had been a close match and lead the Cougars to a 25-14, 25-16, 25-18 sweep of host Sierra in boys Valley Oak League volleyball action Wednesday.

March 30, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


EARLY PRESSURE

STOCKTON – Once the Manteca baseball team got going, it got going.

March 29, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


GIANTS TOPPLE A’s

Zac Cook, Kainoa Ontai and Alex Gett combined for 12 strikeouts to lead the Giants to an 11-5 win over the A's in Spreckels Park major-division action.

March 28, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Regional Sports


ALMOST PERFECT

It was a perfect afternoon for softball Monday and Sierra pitcher Lindsey Walljasper responded almost in kind, carrying a perfect game into the seventh inning before back-to-back doubles to lead off the inning gave visiting Central Catholic of Modesto a run.

March 28, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Thiara leads Sierra track to 2nd place

SHINGLE SPRINGS – Bikram Thiara led the Sierra boys to a second-place finish in the Ron Ruptier Invitational on Saturday, placing first in three events at Ponderosa High School.

March 26, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


RC evens series in section finals rematch

RIPON - Ripon Christian put up three first-inning doubles for four runs Thursday over visiting Mariposa and rode the steady arm of Willem Hoekstra to a 6-2 Southern League win.

March 24, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


SPARTANS SPIKE SHS

LATHROP – After dropping the first set to visiting Sierra 25-21 on Wednesday, Lathrop rode the hot hand of freshman Gian Serrano to sweep the next three games 25-11, 25-18, 25-21 for the 3-1 Valley Oak League win.

March 23, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


ONE SWING DECIDES IT

Oakdale catcher Bryce Kirk launched the first pitch of the ninth inning over the right-center field fence, and the visiting Mustangs held on in the bottom half to take a 1-0 win over Manteca in the Valley Oak League opener on Tuesday.

March 21, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Northgate Braves fend off Phillies in high-scoring majors win

The Phillies put up five runs in the bottom of the sixth but that was not quite enough as the Braves hung on for a 14-13 win in Northgate Little League majors action on Gillen Field.

March 21, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Regional Sports


SIERRA NETS 1st VOLLEY WIN

Sierra broke into the win column Saturday with a 25-23, 16-25, 15-11 win over Lathrop in the Sierra Boys Volleyball Tournament.

March 19, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


BUFFALOES BASH KIMBALL

Thanks to Tawny Deerinck, the science wing at Manteca High may need a new skylight.

March 18, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


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HOT BATS

TRACY - It was hard to tell which was hotter Wednesday, the scorching San Joaquin Valley sun or the smoking Manteca Giants bats.

June 21, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


O’s SINK MARLINS

The Spreckels Park Orioles scored in every inning but one Tuesday in the District 67 Minors Tournament of Champions quarterfinal and held the Manteca Marlins ...

June 20, 2017 | Dave Campbell | NEWS


GIANTS OUTSLUG DODGERS

TRACY - Seth Dunn led a 16-hit parade for the Lathrop Giants on Monday, going 4 for 4 with a triple and five RBI as they ...

June 20, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


To this day I wonder how he slept at night

In 1982 after the boy came along, I had to find a job. College was done for the time being and I ended up working ...

June 19, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Local Columns


NORTHGATE TAKEs 67 TITLE

STOCKTON – An RBI triple by Trenton Bardonner and an RBI double by Dennis Crum in the second inning sparked the Northgate Dodgers to an early ...

June 19, 2017 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


North defeated in All-Star game

TRACY – Inspiration will take a team just so far.

June 18, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Football


Defense saves South team

STOCKTON - Ripon's Andrew Durrer saved the best for last.

June 17, 2017 | Dave Campbell | NEWS


TIGERS SURVIVE SCARE

STOCKTON - Spreckels Park pitcher Mikey Elder found the remedy for his team's error bug - strikeouts.

June 16, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


WIRE TO WIRE

STOCKTON - The Northgate Dodgers put up four first-inning runs and never trailed Tuesday in a 9-4 win over the Spreckels Park Tigers in semifinal action ...

June 13, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


Salida eliminates Manteca in junior TOC

STOCKTON - The Manteca White juniors had problems keeping the ball in front of them Monday and committed eight errors in a 9-5 elimination loss to ...

June 13, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


Giants rally for Manteca LL title

The Giants scored all of their runs in the final two innings Thursday to come from behind and beat the A's 3-2 for the ...

June 11, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


Giants rally for MLL title

The Giants scored all of their runs in the final two innings Thursday to come from behind and beat the A's 3-2 for the ...

June 09, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


SPLL Giants ride Ontai to majors title

Kainoa Ontai started and ended the game with a bang Tuesday, leading the Giants to an 11-1 five-inning mercy-rule win over the White Sox for ...

June 08, 2017 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


MLL Brewers win slugfest

The Brewers scored four runs in the top of the seventh and held on for a 15-12 extra-inning win Monday over the Yankees in Manteca ...

June 06, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


10-run blitz sends Giants to win in Spreckels Park LL

Sante Duarte's two-RBI double in the second inning and his two-RBI single in the third was part of a 10-run blitz for the Giants ...

June 05, 2017 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


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