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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


Season ends at state for Sierra, Ripon wrestlers

Sierra junior Branden Rullan and Ripon senior Tristan Smith competed Friday in the California State Wrestling Championships at Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, but neither advanced to today's competition.

March 05, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Ripon starts tournament with 2 wins

Ripon's Friday game with Gustine in the Linden Softball Tournament was rained out, but the Indians started the tournament Thursday with two wins.

March 05, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Menasco, defense lift Buffaloes to nonleague win

Jake Menasco pitched five shutout innings for Manteca and led the Buffaloes to a 4-1 non-league win over visiting Los Banos on Thursday.

March 03, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Uncharacteristic defense

A strong pitching performance by Escalon High's Robby Rickman and uncharacteristic Sierra defense helped the Cougars to a 7-1 non-league baseball win over the Timberwolves on Wednesday at Sierra High.

March 03, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


TOUGH OUT

After a scoreless first four innings, East Union put up six runs in its final two frames to come from behind and down Ripon 6-2 in a non-league softball game played for cancer awareness on Garvine Field at the Northgate Softball Complex.

March 02, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


HOW SWEET IT IS

STOCKTON – The Mecca for California high school wrestlers is Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield for the California State Wrestling Championships. To get to Rabobank can be the fulfillment of a lifelong dream. To get some revenge along the way is nothing less than priceless.

February 28, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Weston Ranch rallies to semifinals

STOCKTON - Josh Dilg is a jack of all trades for Weston Ranch.

February 27, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Sierra’s Rullan, Ripon tandem remain at Masters meet

STOCKTON – And then there were three.

February 27, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


‘O’ SO CLOSE

Olivia Vezaldenos came up big – huge – for East Union on Thursday night, but unfortunately, it was not enough.

February 26, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Stevens punctuates Ripon’s miracle finish

RIPON - From the time a basketball player can dribble, he dreams of the day when he fires up a half-court shot at the buzzer for the win in front of the home crowd. Cole Stevens got to live that dream Wednesday night.

February 25, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Manteca breaks away from El Dorado in 4th

When the cat is away, the mice will play. Unfortunately for El Dorado of Placerville, the cat came back.

February 24, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Ripon claims 3rd in Div. 5 wrestling

ESCALON – Ripon finished third in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division V wrestling championships Saturday, but it was the Indians' opening-day performance Friday that set the tone.

February 21, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


EU’S COMEBACK KID

OAKDALE – East Union's Alan Huerta is going to the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters championships – but he took the long way and almost did not make it.

February 21, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


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Articles By Author - Dave Campbell


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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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


Ripon rolls after Hilmar’s early goal

RIPON - It took Hilmar less than three minutes Tuesday to score on Ripon – but all that did was focus the Indians.

April 06, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Ripon falls in title game

Ripon came through in extra innings against Louisville of Woodland Hills for a 7-5 win Saturday in the semifinals of the NorCal Classic before losing ...

April 04, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


PETERSON POWERS WIN

Sometimes it pays to have two outs when you are up to bat.

April 02, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Local preps promise ‘one heck of a ride’

I started covering high school sports in this area around the turn of the century. In those days, Valley Oak League and Sac-Joaquin Section championships ...

April 02, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


Buffaloes blast Franklin in TGK’s return to mound

Base running miscues and stellar defense from visiting Franklin of Stockton killed the first two Buffaloes scoring rallies.

April 01, 2016 | Dave Campbell | High School Sports


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