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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


1979: STEVE WINTER NAMED MANTECA HIGH BASKETBALL COACH

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


MAYHEM SCORES MULTIPLE TITLES

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


GOLDEN BOY

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


FEVERISH PITCH

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


DANCIN’ IN DINUBA

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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TCU routs Georgia Tech for first NIT title

NEW YORK (AP) - Brandon Parrish sat at the podium, wearing a commemorative t-shirt and a net draped around his neck. To his right was coach ...

March 30, 2017 | | SPORTS


California introduces new basketball coach Wyking Jones

BERKELEY (AP) - Early in his career as a college assistant at Pepperdine, Wyking Jones knew he wanted to be a head coach one day.

March 29, 2017 | | SPORTS


Stanford rallies to reach Final Four

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Even after Alanna Smith and Stanford pulled off a huge rally to put the Cardinal in position to reach the Final Four ...

March 26, 2017 | | SPORTS


Maye hits late jumper to lift North Carolina to Final Four

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Roy Williams went all "Gone With the Wind" when a player asked about his North Carolina Tar Heels making the last shot ...

March 26, 2017 | | SPORTS


South Carolina headed to Final Four, beats Florida

NEW YORK (AP) - South Carolina added a missing piece to its rich basketball history.

March 26, 2017 | | SPORTS


No. 1 seed Kansas routs Purdue to reach Elite Eight

KANSAS CITY (AP) - It took about 10 minutes for Kansas guards Frank Mason III and Devonte Graham to slow down, gain their composure and get ...

March 24, 2017 | | SPORTS


Ducks end Michigan’s run with victory, head to Elite 8

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Tyler Dorsey's teammates call him "Mr. March."

March 24, 2017 | | SPORTS


Xavier knocks off Arizona in West Region

SAN JOSE (AP) - Not long after losing to Arizona's Sean Miller at the 2015 NCAA Tournament, Xavier coach Chris Mack jokingly said his friend ...

March 24, 2017 | | SPORTS


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