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Cool Alaskan jobs sound great, but Lund not envious

I was surrounded by people that had cooler jobs than me, or at least, jobs that seemed more centered around passionate fun rather than dutiful nobility.

July 29, 2009 | Jeff Lund | SPORTS


70 years ago, on July 20, 1939, it was a wild struggle in the feature softball game at Recreation Park with everything happening for seven innings, but after the smoke had cleared away, the Valley Brew team from Stockton held a win over the Manteca Honeydews by the score of 11 to 10.

July 28, 2009 | | SPORTS


July 28, 2009 | | SPORTS

Ripon takes MVSL title; Manteca third

TURLOCK - Led by seven high-point winners, including an impressive 1-2-3 sweep in the 6-under girls division, the Ripon Sea Lions dominated in claiming the Mid-Valley Swim League Championships title Saturday at Pitman High.

July 28, 2009 | Jonamar Jacinto | SPORTS


Matthew Guerrero hits the books harder than he does his opponents.

July 28, 2009 | Jonamar Jacinto | SPORTS

Sports History

Ninety years ago, on July 14, 1919, if Manteca could always have a ball game like the one they had today, they would all seem to be qualified as foot racers. They made only 16 runs in the game with Hughson while their opponents got four. From the score it was evident that it was not a big league game but there was a lot of good ball playing, after all, and the circulating of bases kept the crowd in a state of pleasure, that is, the Manteca crowd. Hughson protested the game because Manager J. J. Napier used some ...

July 27, 2009 | | SPORTS

Philpott outlasts Vieira, father

The Western Late Models were back in action following a week off, but even with that respite, the feature at Stockton 99 Speedway last Saturday produced a small field of just seven cars.

July 23, 2009 | by DALE BOSOWSKI Racing Columnist | SPORTS


Tempers flared early and often between the Manteca Futbol Club Under-23 United and the Pacific Soccer Academy Storm of Los Gatos Wednesday night at Woodward Park, and for good reason: The championship was on the line.

July 23, 2009 | Brandon Petersen | SPORTS


According to Google Maps, it takes two hours and 29 minutes to span the 143 miles separating Manteca and Dinuba, the site of the 2009 Babe Ruth Northern California State Tournament.

July 22, 2009 | Brandon Petersen | SPORTS

Good showing not enough to get Extreme in title round

TURLOCK - Manteca Futbol Club under-17 girls head coach Kathy Ziakas summed up team's Turlock Mid-Summer Classic run with one word.

July 21, 2009 | | SPORTS

Granada ousts Weston Ranch

LIVERMORE - Weston Ranch Little League's 13-14-year-old all-stars went from nearly tying the game to being blown completely out of it.

July 21, 2009 | Jonamar Jacinto | SPORTS

Union City edges Spreckels Park in winner’s semifinal

REDWOOD CITY - Joe Modesto's home run and six solid innings from the mound were not enough for Spreckels Park Little League's senior-division all-stars.

July 21, 2009 | | SPORTS

Dolphins sink Oakdale Gators; MVSL meet next

The Manteca Dolphins swim team ended the regular season on a high note Saturday at Sierra High, where it dispatched the Oakdale Gators, 1,129-837.

July 21, 2009 | | SPORTS

Garcia, Ostertag lead Weston Ranch’s upset of Union City in section play

LIVERMORE -Union City was figured to be the team to beat in the California Little League Section 3 Junior Division Tournament.

July 20, 2009 | Jonamar Jacinto | SPORTS

Northgate all-stars fall short

SAN LORENZO - Larry Lucchetti has called it the deepest all-star team Northgate Little League has ever fielded at the 11-12-year-old major division.

July 20, 2009 | Jonamar Jacinto | SPORTS

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62-year-old Jay Haas wins Newport Beach; 2nd oldest PGA victor

NEWPORT BEACH (AP) - Jay Haas birdied the first hole of a playoff with Bart Bryant on Sunday in the Toshiba Classic to become the second-oldest ...

October 09, 2016 | | SPORTS

Pac-12 has no issue with pregame protests

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott has no issue with players protesting during the national anthem long as it's done in a ...

September 24, 2016 | | SPORTS

McCaffrey and No. 7 Stanford methodically mash USC 27-10

STANFORD (AP) - This was typical Stanford. A heavy dose of methodical mashing, a bit of everything from Christian McCaffrey and a couple little wrinkles that ...

September 18, 2016 | | SPORTS

Stanford commits NCAA violations

STANFORD (AP) - Stanford's football and softball teams were found guilty of NCAA violations, including more than $3,000 in impermissible benefits to a football ...

September 16, 2016 | | SPORTS

NCAA pulls 7 postseason events out of NC

Basketball-crazed North Carolina has lost its next chance to host NCAA men's basketball tournament games along with several other championship events due to a ...

September 13, 2016 | | SPORTS

No. 8 Stanford aims to avoid another slow start to season

STANFORD (AP) - After watching his team fall flat in the season opener a year ago, Stanford coach David Shaw decided to change his approach this ...

August 30, 2016 | | SPORTS


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