TURLOCK - The East Union High varsity girls soccer team had its good moments but also proved there is work to be done after going 1-3 in the Pitman Tournament this past Friday and Saturday.
ACAMPO - The Manteca Area Soccer League under-10 girls all-stars completed their Bill Meyer Winter League season with an 11-0-3 record and the championship. The Sharks went 4-0 in the season-ending playoffs at Oak View School this past weekend.
The Manteca Cowboys youth football organization of the National Youth Football League is conducting open signups at Straw Hat Pizza in Manteca from 6-8 p.m.
On April 9 and 10, Manteca area youth softball players, as well as young women throughout the Central Valley, will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn the fundamentals of softball from some of the best players ever to play the game.
Aquita's took to the court to battle Gunner's during Sunday's Manteca Parks and Recreation adult men's game at the Manteca Community Gym on the Golden West School campus.
Forty years ago, on February 28, 1969, the East Union High basketball team upset their cross-town rivals at Manteca High 70-61. This was after 24 consecutive losses in EUHS's first two cage seasons. Manuel Luis and Dean Rich led the Lancers with 17 points apiece and Don White added 13 more to the winning total. Manteca High's Steve Beaver led all scorers with 22 points in a losing cause. Lindsay Munoz added 11 points for the Buffaloes.
For the first time in 15 seasons, the East Union Lancers are headed back to the big dance. Inking their name in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III semifinals and a meeting with Manteca's own Chelsea Gray and the nationally-ranked St. Mary's Rams, East Union was outstanding Thursday night in a 46-40 win over El Dorado of Placerville. Leading the way, as usual, were seniors Rachel McDaniel and Ashley Rose. The dynamic duo went out in ...
RIPON - Ripon High senior Ryan Mackey has grown all too comfortable with his back pressed up against the wall.
TURLOCK – After losing the big-time production of Briana DeVries to graduation a year ago, there was a lot of uncertainty surrounding the Ripon Christian girls basketball program heading into this season.
Ron Vander Molen has enjoyed watching his Ripon Christian Knights make great strides in the later stages of the season, but he's hoping their best basketball is still ahead of them as they lock up with No. 4 Victory Christian in Carmichael tonight for a second-round Sac-Joaquin Section Division V playoff matchup.
All eyes were on Manteca High's Alex Barragan and Pejpal Virk after all of the other matches were completed.
Sierra got off to a hot start Thursday at home, scoring five runs in the first inning. Turns out one would have been enough. Jordan Ribota (4 IP), Luis Barraza (2 IP) and Andy Scott were phenomenal on the bump, combining for a 12-strikeout shutout as Sierra claimed a 6-0 victory. Barraza hit a two-run single in the first, and Joey Valencia drove another home. Louie finished with an RBI of his own, and Scott ...
The 2nd Annual Mary Ann Wallace-Pangburn Manteca Unified Student Trust All-star Event will take place Saturday at Sierra High.
Congratulations to Skeet Reese from Auburn for winning this past weekend's Bassmaster Classic.
It would have taken a miracle for Manteca to overcome's Oak Ridge's good fortune. The Buffaloes were in a bad spot for a catch-and-shoot prayer at the end of Wednesday's Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoff opener at Winter Gym, with Ernie Pimentel inbounding the ball from their own baseline and only 1.3 seconds remaining. Oak Ridge center Chris Browning intercepted Pimentel's pass intended for Dominique Barnes at midcourt, securing the No. 9 Trojans' thrilling 73-72 ...
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.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Decades have passed. But Rich Cooper still vividly remembers standing on a baseball field as a kid, silently praying the ball wouldn't come anywhere near him.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Dodgers fell behind early, took the lead, and let Atlanta tie it up. Then their big hitters cut loose.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Matt Prater kicked a 28-yard field goal as time expired and Peyton Manning and Denver overcame the first 500-yard passing game in Dallas history to keep the Broncos unbeaten with a 51-48 victory over the Cowboys on Sunday.
HOUSTON (AP) - Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti fractured two vertebrae and broke his right ankle when his car went airborne into a fence Sunday on the last lap of the Grand Prix of Houston. The accident showered debris into the grandstand, injuring 13 fans and an IndyCar Series official.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - Kevin Harvick didn't simply have his hands full with the rest of the Sprint Cup field Sunday. He also was trying to tame a squirrely surface at Kansas Speedway.
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - Fred Couples, the coolest guy in golf, never really looked that way until he stood on the edge of the 18th fairway Sunday and saw everything going his way.
BEIJING (AP) - China's Shanshan Feng eagled the par-5 18th hole after her second shot approach hit the pin for a 68 Sunday and a one-stroke victory in the smog-affected Reignwood Classic, the LPGA's first tournament in Beijing.
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