SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The U.S. Soccer Federation is recommending a ban on headers for players 10 and under, limits for players between 11 and 13 and having medical professionals rather than coaches make decisions on whether players suspected of concussions can remain in games.
POMEROY, Ohio (AP) - The death of a 9-year-old Ohio boy who collapsed at a youth football practice is under investigation by local law enforcement officials.
uBRING HOME THE BACON: Jeff Spohn 221-235/647, Doug Dalton 256/606, Riley Martin 228, Adam LeBlanc 221, Al Baron 210, Kip Maier 204, Ray Banks 223, Jesse Woodruff 211, Shedrick Bryant 206, Vincent Reed 201, Ann Carl 199/542.
uBRING HOME THE BACON: Shedrick Bryant 226-244/646, Jeff Spohn 210-234/623, Vincent Reed 202-234Adam LeBlanc 234-265/693, Charlie Padre 222-236/651, Joel Diamantine 223, Javier Barrientos 224, Ken Maier 223, Al Baron 223, Patrick Dean 218, Riley Martin 222, Mike Marshall 217, Doug Dalton 213, Mike Flores 210, Eric Swanson 204, Scott Luckert 203, Lou Tidwell 165/455, Ana Ross 152/390, Melissa Finch 138/389, Wendy Manda 128, Debbie Paukert 182/451, Joy Peterson 163/431, Ann Carl 173/449.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The NCAA is pulling the plug on daily fantasy sports games.
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.
RIPON - Finally.
LODI - The blank banner in the North Gym will finally get some numbers on it.
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.
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.
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.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For the third time in five years, Southern California is searching for a coach.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
HOUSTON (AP) - One good shot deserved another.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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."
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.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Stanford put itself in an early hole and could never dig its way out
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 ...
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 ...