OAKDALE - Sierra was 10 minutes away from recording its 14th shutout of the season, but the Mustangs of Oakdale didn't go down that easily.
Big news on the home front. In fact, this could qualify as breaking news from the land of polar bear and penguins. (There are no penguins in Alaska…just needed alliteration.) "Bus was sayin' there was a big slide up on Penny." Dad said this as if he was looking around the living room, making sure no one was listening, and I changed the real name of the mountain to ensure secrecy. Big news indeed. "Wow, ...
WESTON RANCH - After taking a tough six-point loss to Oakdale on the final race Friday, East Union's girls team bounced back in a big way Tuesday in a three-team Valley Oak League meet.
Wade Morten's sent a shot soaring over the left-field fence, but it was ruled foul. He left little doubt on the next delivery. Morten's home run in the sixth inning capped the final score of host East Union's 4-2 win against Central Valley Tuesday. It was a much-needed victory for the Lancers (2-3 Valley Oak League, 6-5 overall), who had dropped their first four of five regular-season contests. And it's always tough facing Central Valley ...
RIPON - Back-to-back Ripon errors led to five unearned Hughson runs in a six-run second and the Huskies went on to beat the Indians 10-0 Tuesday at Ripon High.
Rocio Lopez scored three goals Tuesday in a 4-0 Manteca win over Central Valley in frosh-soph play.
STOCKTON - Ripon and Ripon Christian were each without two key contributors in the Trans Valley League Midseason Tournament Monday at The Reserve at Spanos Park.
RIPON - Ripon High's unbeaten girls soccer team didn't have it so easy the second time around, but that is to be expected.
Julianna Triplett debuted in her first all-girls wrestling tournament in the Sac-Joaquin Section Wrestling Invitational Feb. 7 at Stockton's McNair High, earning the championship at 167 pounds.
The Titans and Pirates opened the Spreckels Park Little League junior-division season Saturday at Brock Elliot School with a bang.
The Manteca Mayhem fastpitch will host a Team USA clinic, April 9 and 10 at Big League Dreams. A number of former Olympic gold medalists will be on hand to offer 14 hours of instruction over the course of the camp. The clinic will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on both days and a one-hour lunch will be provided. For more information, or to register, visit www.mayhemfastpitch.com/clinics, or call (209) 915-0439. The Mayhem ...
Heading into a week with matches against Weston Ranch and Ceres, Manteca High had to have a sweep. And that's exactly what it got after a 4-1 win over Ceres Thursday afternoon at Guss Schmiedt Field.
Retired big league catcher Ken Huckaby spent 18 years behind home plate as a professional ball player, fulfilling his lifelong dream stemming from his Little League days in Manteca.
RIPON - Ripon needed to play a perfect game just to keep up with Trans Valley League frontrunner Escalon, and for four innings the Indians were close.
OAKDALE - It may not have been a win, but at the very least, it was a message sent. East Union fell 8-4 in Oakdale Thursday afternoon, but outhit the Mustangs 7-3 and committed five errors, three alone in the second which led to a four-run Oakdale outpouring. But for East Union, which hopes to meet Oakdale again in the postseason, the moral victories were plentiful. Oakdale averages nine hits a contest and had never ...
STOCKTON – The Lathrop Jr. Spartans junior varsity team made a respectable run in the Delta Youth Football League playoffs.
Ivy Benson and Tyanne Woodyard-Smith scored two goals apiece as the Manteca Fury under-19 girls soccer team distanced themselves from the Manteca Revolution on Saturday, 6-1.
BERKELEY (AP) - As good as Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion and wide receiver Brandin Cooks are going right now, they hardly needed the help afforded by California's porous defense.
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