It was the first day of spring practice for area high schools Tuesday afternoon. First scrimmages start Feb. 16 and first spring games begin Feb. 20.
WESTON RANCH – Marcean Bryant scored 18 points on a pair of 3-pointers and grabbed eight steals Tuesday night as the Weston Ranch sophomore girls basketball team ran past Sonora, 45-35.
The first "biggest game of my life" was when we hosted the Region V championship basketball game my freshman year.
STOCKTON - The Stockton Cougars, of the Professional Arena Soccer League (PASL-Pro), announce schedule changes for the current 2008-09 season.
So how is Manteca rewarded for winning both of its games last week, one of which was a 73-69 overtime barnburner over Sierra in what could decide the Valley Oak League championship?
RIPON - Ripon Christian looked to its seniors to step up Monday in its 29-24 victory over Escalon, and it was an appropriate time for them to do so being that it was Senior Night.
The third-seeded Wildcats of Widmer defeated No. 2 Woodward, 25-17, during Monday's Manteca Unified Student Trust first-round playoff game at Woodward School.
The Manteca High swim team will host a Fagundes dinner today.
RIPON - When all else fails, sometimes good old fashioned hustle does the trick.
The Sac-Joaquin Section released its first of three Sac-Joaquin Section playoff power ratings Monday.
TURLOCK - East Union High's Marco Castaneda continued his recent tear in the non-league tournament circuit, finishing second in the 119-pound division during Saturday's Rumble in the Jungle hosted by Pitman High.
LATHROP - East Union High's sophomore girls basketball team kept first-year Lathrop off balanced with its inside-outside attack in its 66-41 victory Monday.
Registration will take place at Straw Hat Pizza (1238 N. Main St.) in Manteca. The dates are: Feb. 4 from 6-8 p.m.; and Feb. 7 from noon to 2 p.m.
Chloe Benham collected three goals in two games as the under-10 girls Sharks of the Manteca Area Soccer League won one and tied another in Bill Meyer Winter League action Saturday.