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NCAA disassociates college sports from daily fantasy games

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The NCAA is pulling the plug on daily fantasy sports games.

October 22, 2015 | | SPORTS


Cowboys varsity comes within inches of win

Trabron Russell's fourth-down dive for the goal line late in the game was ruled inches short Sunday despite knocking over the goal-line pylon and as a result the Manteca Cowboys varsity lost 25-22 to the visiting Edison Jr. Vikings at Dino Cunial Field in DYSA action.

October 20, 2015 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


LONG TIME COMING

RIPON - Finally.

October 20, 2015 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


Ripon rules VFL tourney for 1st title

LODI - The blank banner in the North Gym will finally get some numbers on it.

October 20, 2015 | | SPORTS


EU closes in on playoff berth with tie

OAKDALE - East Union dropped further from the pack in the Valley Oak League championship race but is still in position to earn a Sac-Joaquin Section playoff berth after its 1-1 tie in Oakdale.

October 20, 2015 | | SPORTS


American uprising: Memphis, Temple join Houston in AP Top 25

NEW YORK (AP) - The American Athletic Conference wants to be considered closer in quality to the Power Five conferences than it is to its fellow Group of Five leagues.

October 18, 2015 | | SPORTS


Ohio University ex-athlete sues school over injury

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) - A former Ohio University baseball player has sued the school, alleging that his career ended because his coach discouraged players from complaining about injuries.

October 16, 2015 | | SPORTS


Who’s next at USC? Possible candidates to be Trojans coach

LOS ANGELES (AP) - For the third time in five years, Southern California is searching for a coach.

October 12, 2015 | | SPORTS


Women join the hunt

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - More women are taking up the largely male-dominated sport of hunting to stock their freezers with local foods and as cultural influences, including movie heroines and marketers, make it more socially acceptable.

October 12, 2015 | | SPORTS


Court strikes down possible payments to college athletes

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal appeals court struck down a plan to pay college football and basketball players in a ruling that NCAA leaders believe supports their contention that the athletes are students and not professionals.

September 30, 2015 | | SPORTS


1985: Martz scores 3 TDs in EU win

Fifty years ago, on September 23, 1965, Manteca High, led by the bruising running of Steve Smalley, dumped St. Mary's High 34-7 here. Terry Brumley passed for two touchdowns and scored one himself. The aerials went to John Newton and Chuck Scharmann, while Newton passed to Rick Fatzer for another. Smalley scored once and was the leading ball carrier for the Buffaloes. Buffalo end Jim Hill nailed a Ram ball carrier in the end zone for a safety.

September 27, 2015 | | SPORTS


Lathrop’s Cortez wins first bout

Aysia Cortez embraced her opponent and then raised her arms in triumph.

September 25, 2015 | Jonamar Jacinto | SPORTS


1915: Sand storm hurts Manteca pitching in loss

100 years ago, on September 13, 1915, owing to the absence of Kyle Potter and having the new battery at work without much practice, combined with the difficulty of pitching against the sand storm, the game between the Stockton Athletics and the Merchants presented no great plays on either side. While Libhart got two of the six hits for Manteca, the local nine still lost the game, 5 to 1.

September 20, 2015 | | SPORTS


1945: Manteca blanks Naval Annex 19-0

Sixty years ago, on September 8, 1955, Gene Peterson, Manteca's highly-heralded halfback, has decided to give up gridiron play, at least for a year. Peterson, all-Big Eight Conference star for two years at Modesto Junior College, was one for the finest running backs ever to come out of Manteca High. He is presently a junior at College of the Pacific.

September 06, 2015 | | SPORTS


1945: Eddie Bobson homers In Manteca softball victory

Sixty years ago, on August 29, 1955, fifty Manteca High varsity football hopefuls ran four laps and were ready for whatever Coaches Frank LeSan, Jim Fairchild and Joe Gambetta had in store for them at 9 a.m. today. The Buffaloes should have plenty of experience and beef in the line this year, with six first-line veterans returning. Delbert Harper, Graham Bolding, Bill Gaylor, Jack Leach, Raymond Cruz and Kenny Berna will be back vying for top berths. The backfield will have four returning veterans: Bill Marples, Ron Blakemore, James Russell, Ken Summers or Hank Tsugawa.

August 25, 2015 | | SPORTS


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Diaz, Ferrer dominate for state titles

FRESNO - Two members of Lancer Youth Wrestling placed first in the California USA Greco/Cadet Freestyle State Championship at Selland Arena on April 15-17.

April 28, 2016 | | SPORTS


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 ...

April 24, 2016 | Dave Campbell | 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 ...

April 18, 2016 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


Timbers beat Earthquakes

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Fanendo Adi scored two second-half goals in the Portland Timbers' 3-1 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night.

April 17, 2016 | | 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


UConn nears historic finish

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Breanna Stewart came to UConn with the lofty goal of winning four national championships and the Huskies are now just one victory away ...

April 05, 2016 | | SPORTS


Nova wins title on Jenkins’ buzzer beater

HOUSTON (AP) - One good shot deserved another.

April 05, 2016 | | SPORTS


Northgate Giants team tops Manteca Nationals in Juniors

Marcus Sequeira led the Northgate Giants to a 13-3 win over the Manteca Nationals, going the distance in the seven-inning Juniors contest while having a ...

April 04, 2016 | | SPORTS


Stockton Ports host Nuts in opener

STOCKTON - When the Stockton Ports' season opener Thursday when they host the Modesto Nuts they will unveil new items and programs around Banner Island Ballpark.

April 03, 2016 | | SPORTS


Stanford coach Haase once thought he’d play for school

STANFORD (AP) - More than a decade ago, when Jerod Haase had just bought his own home in Kansas, his mother sent a truckload of his ...

March 29, 2016 | | SPORTS


Yes, it’s Syracuse (& OU, ‘Nova & Heels)

When the word "Syracuse" popped up on the bracket for the first time, most of the so-called experts were crying "foul," not shouting "Final Four."

March 29, 2016 | By EDDIE PELLS | SPORTS


Northgate Angels top A’s in AAA

The Angels led off the third inning with three consecutive doubles for an 11-6 win over the A's in Northgate Little league AAA play.

March 29, 2016 | | SPORTS


Stanford women fall to Washington

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Stanford put itself in an early hole and could never dig its way out

March 27, 2016 | | SPORTS


Syracuse rallies for spot in Final Four

CHICAGO (AP) - Malachi Richardson smiled as he ran up the court while making circles around his eyes with his hands. Houston was right there in ...

March 27, 2016 | | SPORTS


NC races to another Final Four

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Brice Johnson had 25 points and 12 rebounds to lead North Carolina to an 88-74 victory over Notre Dame on Sunday night, leaving ...

March 27, 2016 | | SPORTS


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