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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


LION TAMERS

The Ripon Knights varsity took a three-touchdown lead and then held on to defeat the Denair Lions 26-24 at Denair High's Jack Lytton Stadium in Trans Valley Youth Football League action.

August 18, 2015 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


Stanford looks to get back to the ground in 2015

STANFORD (AP) - Stanford built one of the most successful programs in the country over the past few years with a fairly simple formula: The Cardinal dominated the trenches with physical lines and a powerful running game so well that they made it to four straight BCS games.

August 18, 2015 | | SPORTS


California hopes defensive improvement sparks turnaround

BERKELEY (AP) - A potential first-round draft pick at quarterback, a deep receiving group and a potent running game will only carry California so far this season.

August 18, 2015 | | SPORTS


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Christian McCaffrey to leave school for NFL draft

STANFORD (AP) - After gaining more than 6,000 yards the past two seasons, setting an NCAA record and finishing as the runner-up last year in ...

December 07, 2016 | | SPORTS


Sub-.500 bowl teams now becoming almost routine

NEW YORK (AP) - The Heart of Dallas Bowl will be a rematch between two teams that played in October - and one of them is heading ...

December 04, 2016 | | SPORTS


Playoff picks came down to Washington vs. Penn State

NEW YPRK (AP) n- Conference championships matter. Head-to-head matters. Strength of schedule matters. Every game counts, though some seem to count more than others and ...

December 04, 2016 | | SPORTS


Pacific rallies to win over Sacramento State

STOCKTON (AP) - T.J. Wallace made 10 of 12 free throws and finished with 19 points and Ray Bowles scored 17 points and sparked a ...

December 02, 2016 | | SPORTS


St Mary’s rides Hermanson’s hot hand past Stanford

STANFORD (AP) - Randy Bennett envisioned how good his team might be a month into the season, and then a month after that comes conference play ...

December 01, 2016 | | SPORTS


Harbaugh reprimanded for criticizing officials

The Big Ten reprimanded Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and fined the school $10,000 on Monday for violating the conference's sportsmanship policy by criticizing ...

November 29, 2016 | The Associated Press | SPORTS


Fox’s tripple-double powers Kentucky past Arizona St

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) - Freshman De'Aaron Fox posted the second triple-double in school history with 14 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists to lead ...

November 29, 2016 | | SPORTS


Third-ranked South Carolina crushes No. 4 Louisville

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Alaina Coates had 17 points and 14 rebounds to help No. 3 South Carolina beat fourth-ranked Louisville 83-59 on Sunday in the ...

November 28, 2016 | | SPORTS


No. 11 Gonzaga squeaks past No. 21 Iowa State

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - OG Anunoby had 21 points and eight rebounds, Robert Johnson added 14 points and No. 3 Indiana routed Mississippi Valley State 85-52 ...

November 28, 2016 | | SPORTS


Mychal Mulder matched a career high with 13 points for Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Malik Monk scored 23 points and De'Aaron Fox added 16 to propel No. 1 Kentucky to a 101-70 rout of Cleveland ...

November 24, 2016 | | SPORTS


Georgetown led by 17 after a superb first half

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) - Rodney Pryor had 26 points and 10 rebounds, and Georgetown withstood a furious second-half rally to hold on for a 65-61 victory ...

November 22, 2016 | | SPORTS


Houston spoils No. 3 Louisville’s playoff hopes

HOUSTON (AP) - Duke Catalon scored three touchdowns and Houston's defense hurried and harassed Heisman favorite Lamar Jackson all night to propel the Cougars to ...

November 18, 2016 | | SPORTS


No. 3 Nova avoids upset against Western Michigan

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Eric Paschall had 17 points, including a 3-pointer with 2:50 to go, to help rally No. 3 Villanova past Western ...

November 18, 2016 | | SPORTS


Duke stays solid No. 1 in men’s basketball

Duke held onto its comfortable lead in The Associated Press college basketball poll while Cincinnati and California are newcomers in the first regular-season poll.

November 15, 2016 | | SPORTS


Notre Dame, Baylor, UConn lead way in women’s basketball

NEW YORK (AP) - Top-ranked Notre Dame cruised to an easy win in its opener. The rest of the Top 25 didn't face much of ...

November 15, 2016 | | SPORTS


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