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Golden One Arena will not save Kings

Life is full of regrets.

April 24, 2016 | Dave Campbell | Sports Columns


Manteca’s major Cubs hammer foes

The Cubs hammered out 17 hits Friday and plated 10 runs in the third inning on the way to a 20-8 four-inning mercy rule win over the Cubs in Manteca Little League major division action at Lincoln Park.

April 24, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


East Union clobbers Lathrop in 5 innings

LATHROP - With a top of the lineup that went a combined 10 for 14 with eight RBI and Marco Gonzales dominating from the hill, East Union rolled to an 11-0 five-inning mercy rule win over Lathrop in Valley Oak League baseball action on Wednesday.

April 21, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


GOING DOWN SWINGING

Valley Oak League softball games are tough, but Manteca intra-city games are tougher.

April 20, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


MANTECA POUNDS SPRECKELS

The Manteca Juniors Red Sox pounded out 10 hits and drew six walks to trigger the mercy rule after five innings Saturday, defeating the Spreckels Park Tigers 13-1 at Morenzone Field.

April 18, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS

A two-out error in the first inning led to three additional runs for Manteca, and visiting Sierra was unable to close that gap and lost 4-2 in Valley Oak League baseball action on Friday.

April 16, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


First-half hat trick buoys Ripon

RIPON - A hat trick is always good, but a hat trick in the first half is even better.

April 15, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Lancers miss opportunities in shutout loss to Kimball

Kimball's pitching corps kept East Union off balance Wednesday and the Lancers never did find home plate as the visiting Jaguars blanked East Union 3-0 in Valley Oak League baseball action at Agostini Field.

April 14, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Nixon was not so bad

A political tsunami is coming – one unlike this state has seen in many years – even decades.

April 13, 2016 | Dave Campbell | Local Columns


Mayer’s hustle, DeDonatis triple propel Indians

ESCALON – Sometimes the game of baseball is just about being in the right place at the right time.

April 13, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


RIPON GIRLS FIRST

The Ripon High girls roared to a first-place finish and the Sierra boys finished second in the Ervin Zador Invitational on Saturday at Ripon High's Ervin Zador Aquatic Center.

April 11, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Northgate tops Speckels in Juniors

Marcos Sequeira went 2 for 4 with two RBI and three stolen bases and was part of a three-man pitching rotation that limited the Spreckels Park Tigers to just five hits in a 12-2 Northgate Giants win in Juniors Division action.

April 11, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


Sierra capitalizes on errors to complete sweep of Central Catholic

Central Catholic of Modesto booted the ball around early and often Friday, committing six errors against a Sierra team that is heading in the right direction. The host Timberwolves came away with an 11-0 five-inning mercy rule win in Valley Oak League baseball action.

April 09, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE

Manteca gift wrapped four first-inning runs for East Union on Thursday but got them all back when it was two outs from losing via the mercy rule.

April 08, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Buffs topple CC in 1st-place showdown

The best got a little better on Wednesday.

April 07, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


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Thiara medals at state

Bikram Thiara made history Saturday night.

June 05, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Segura fans 12 as Braves win NGLL majors championship

Willie Segura racked up 12 strikeouts on Friday to lead the Braves to a 5-0 win over the White Sox for the Northgate Little League ...

June 04, 2016 | Dave Campbell | Regional Sports


OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS

The Red Sox took advantage of multiple sixth-inning Nationals mistakes Thursday to put up six runs in the frame on the way to a 9-1 ...

June 02, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


SECTION CHAMPS

LODI – It may be baseball season, but Ronaldo Tijero's football training came in handy Monday night.

May 31, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


FAST TRACK TO FINALS

ELK GROVE – Sierra junior Bikram Thiara advanced in two events from the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Track and Field trials and will be joined in the ...

May 26, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Knights roll to 1st final behind torrid 10-run inning in mercy-rule victory

STOCKTON - When the baseball playoffs roll around, pitching is at a premium for any team that wants to make a deep run.

May 26, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Ripon falls short in extra innings of ‘if’ game

STOCKTON - Staving off elimination with a tying run in the bottom of the seventh Tuesday night, Ripon let a golden opportunity slip away in the ...

May 25, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


LOSING WEIGHT

I took a nutrition class once while I was going to Delta College.

May 24, 2016 | Dave Campbell | NEWS


BENICIA DROPS LANCERS

STOCKTON - Leave it to the freshman.

May 24, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Buffs win opener in section semi-finals

SACRAMENTO – Clutch performances helped Manteca defeat Vista del Lago-Folsom 9-7 Saturday in the first game of a Sac-Joaquin Section Division III semifinal series at McAuliffe ...

May 22, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


RIPON WINS SECTION TITLE

STOCKTON – If it is always darkest before the dawn, it is a wonder the lights were not on Saturday afternoon on Don Smiley Field at ...

May 22, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Sierra earns three silvers at divisional

The Sierra boys picked up three silver medals in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II-III Track and Field Championships at Bella Vista High School in Fair ...

May 21, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Buffs earn section semis playoff berth

Vengeance may be the Lord's, but Manteca got its own revenge Thursday night, eliminating River Valley of Yuba City from the Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...

May 20, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Knights throttle Golden Sierra to advance

STOCKTON - Connor McGovern knows how to lay down an exclamation point.

May 19, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


DRAGON SLAYERS

SACRAMENTO – East Union softball coach Brian Goulart is the king of plug-and-play.

May 17, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


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