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Buffs playing for state title

AMERICAN CANYON – How about that second half?

March 20, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


East Union keeps Elk Grove at bay

Mikayla Bongi utilized her stellar East Union defense to get out of two late-inning jams Friday on the way to a 2-0 non-league softball victory over perennial powerhouse Elk Grove at Northgate Softball Complex.

March 19, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Kissee handcuffs Lathrop in perfect game for Manteca

LATHROP - When you rap out 15 hits and draw eight walks in just four innings, you probably will not need good pitching to win a softball game. But when your pitching is perfect, all the better.

March 18, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


SPARTANS SHACKLED

RIPON - Lathrop got only four balls out of the infield Wednesday in its road game with Ripon, and three went to Andrew Durrer in right field. Durrer caught one for an out and cut down the other two runners at first base to help lead the Indians to a 5-0 win in non-league baseball action.

March 16, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Sierra walks all over Weston Ranch in VOL opener

STOCKTON - If patience is a virtue, the Sierra softball team is about as virtuous as it gets.

March 16, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Ripon tops RC for third during Classic’s debut

In the inaugural edition of the Ripon Christian Girls Soccer Classic, Ripon defeated Ripon Christian 2-0 for third place on Saturday.

March 13, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


BUFFS BURN ALBANY

After three quarters locked in a slugfest with host Manteca on Saturday, Albany needed one more weapon in the final period to advance in the CIF State Division III Northern California basketball playoffs – a fire extinguisher.

March 13, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


HOME COOKIN’

Midway through the second half Friday night Minty Doyle headed in a corner kick from Jadyn Shinn for an insurance goal to help tournament host Sierra defeat Tokay of Lodi 2-0 to wrap up pool play in the Vern Gebhardt Cup at Daniel Teicheira Memorial Stadium.

March 12, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


TABLE SETTERS

The East Union softball lineup is top-heavy - in a good way.

March 11, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


FINISH STRONG

Sierra pitcher Lindsey Walljasper put the hammer down when she had to Wednesday.

March 10, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


FIRING BLANKS

Manteca used the whole package Tuesday with stellar hitting, pitching and fielding to hand Ripon a 10-0 six-inning mercy rule loss in non-league baseball action at Manteca High.

March 09, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Errors doom Ripon Christian at Stagg

STOCKTON - The Ripon Christian softball team had problems getting on track Monday in an 11-0 five-inning error-plagued mercy rule loss to host Stagg of Stockton in non-league action.

March 08, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


About the GOP debacle, err, debate

Everyone has a story about their worst date ever. Mine was when I was in the military, and although while on that date I met my next girlfriend (that is a story for another time), it ended bad – real bad.

March 08, 2016 | Dave Campbell | Local Columns


Lathrop High boys win Tom Moore Relays

Isaias Hunter won the high jump and was second in the long jump Saturday to help lead the Lathrop boys to first place in the Tom Moore Relays at Sierra High School

March 06, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


MHS 3rd IN BUFF CUP

Manteca bounced back from a 1-0 heartbreaking semifinal loss to St. Mary's and finished third in the Buff Cup with a 2-1 win over Gregori of Modesto at Guss Schmiedt Field on Saturday.

March 06, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


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NGLL Braves force ‘if’ game in majors final

The Northgate Braves were looking for a strong pitching performance from Romeo Torres on Monday night. They got it and then some.

June 28, 2016 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


Spreckels, Manteca going for Juniors title

TRACY – The Spreckels Park Giants racked up 11 hits Sunday and took advantage of 12 walks from the Weston Ranch Yankees on the way to ...

June 27, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


JAYS WIN TOC

With the 10-0 win by the Northgate Blue Jays over the Lathrop Reds on Saturday, Northgate gained its second consecutive banner in the Little League ...

June 27, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


NGLL Braves squander scoring chances in loss

Missed opportunities.

June 25, 2016 | Dave Campbell | NEWS


Northgate minors rally to TOC finals

Greg Adams pitched the final five innings for the Northgate Blue Jays on Thursday, striking out six with five hits and two runs on the ...

June 24, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


Northgate majors stifle SPLL

Willie Segura knows how to slam the door shut.

June 23, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


BLUE JAYS FLY HIGH

After going through three pitchers to keep pitch counts low, Anthony Sy took the hill for the Northgate Blue Jays with two outs in the ...

June 21, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


GIVE AND TAKE

TRACY - When the Tracy American White Sox scored on the Manteca Red Sox on Monday, that was the only run the Red Sox have given ...

June 20, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


Local all-stars fall in showdown

STOCKTON – Despite the best efforts of the Manteca High and Sierra High girls playing for Valley Oak League/San Joaquin Athletic Association, Tri-City Athletic League ...

June 19, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


SOUTH PICKS OFF NORTH

TRACY – The South scored on interceptions on the final play of first half and late in the second half, defeating the North 28-20 for the ...

June 19, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Thoughts on Father’s Day

I recently stumbled on some old floppy disks (are there any other kind?) that have some of my old columns going back up to 14 ...

June 18, 2016 | Dave Campbell | Local Columns


Trio’s productive outing not enough in slugfest

STOCKTON - Pudi Garcia Hernandez of Weston Ranch, East Union's Alejandra Rascon and Ripon's Taylor Jaquez came into Friday's High School All-Star Softball ...

June 18, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


A different side of Ali

When I was in the Manteca Bulletin office the other day discussing the content of this column, the boy popped up with how I should ...

June 17, 2016 | Dave Campbell | Local Columns


Manteca Little League A’s claim majors title, TOC berth

The A's did not score the first run Friday night, but they scored the rest and defeated the Rays via the mercy rule 11-1 ...

June 11, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


DeFrenchi, Nationals dominate for MLL minors title

Dominating from the mound, powerful from the plate and alert on the base paths, Wyatt DeFrenchi formed a one-man wrecking crew for the Nationals on ...

June 10, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


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