RIPON - Tri-fold display boards honoring the girls basketball team's five seniors greeted fans inside Ripon High's North Gym foyer Monday night.
TRACY – With a one-point escape standing between a pair of evenly matched Valley Oak League wrestlers' race towards a championship, one of the two was able to land it. Sierra's Lucas Widmer was phenomenal on his road to the 160-poud title match, but it would be No. 1 seed James Simerley of Weston Ranch who would walk away from Kimball High with the title.
Early on for the Sierra High Timberwolves girls basketball the squad was right where it planned to be.
RIVERBANK – The Ripon Indians would have liked to nab a few more Trans Valley League titles, and they would have liked a few higher placings, but the club is definitely pleased with its performance in the TVL Championships Saturday at Riverbank High.
When Dylan Alexander and Eric Duncan started jawing with the Sierra High student body in the game's final minute, it was hard to imagine at one point there was a 10-point lead for the host Timberwolves.
Jake Danhoff didn't start the game, but boy did he finish in East Union's much-needed 50-43 win over visiting Manteca Friday.
Lathrop's chances of qualifying to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV playoffs are now grim following its heartbreaking 64-61 loss to visiting Kimball on senior night Friday.
PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - Brandt Snedeker goes into the weekend at Pebble Beach with another chance to win, this time without golf's biggest stars in his way.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Sporting short hair and black specs he doesn't need but chooses to complete his new look, Tim Lincecum hardly resembled the hard-throwing San Francisco pitcher the Bay Area has come to know for his shaggy 'do and strong arm.
Senior wrestlers in the Valley Oak League must have night terrors about wild horses.
Everything that could go right for East Union did for the majority of the first half.
For three quarters, Sierra played like a team desperate for a win that could propel it a Sac-Joaquin Section playoff berth.
Coming into East Union there was a goal.
Justin Coenenberg was slack-jawed the first time he saw the freshman with the tongue-twisting last name and deft touch.
Manteca couldn't solve Sierra's suffocating defense for a second time.
SHINGLE SPRINGS – Bikram Thiara led the Sierra boys to a second-place finish in the Ron Ruptier Invitational on Saturday, placing first in three events at ...
Branden Rullan may have fallen short of his ultimate goal, but he'll leave Sierra High as its most accomplished wrestler to date.
OAKDALE - Manteca High's baseball team has some work to do in defense of its Valley Oak League championship.
RIPON - Ripon Christian put up three first-inning doubles for four runs Thursday over visiting Mariposa and rode the steady arm of Willem Hoekstra to a ...
Sierra appeared ready to finally bust out against Rafa Lara and visiting McNair in a nonleague contest Thursday, loading the bases with no out in ...
Kristina Mojica was rewarded for her patience, perseverance and work ethic on Wednesday.
LATHROP – After dropping the first set to visiting Sierra 25-21 on Wednesday, Lathrop rode the hot hand of freshman Gian Serrano to sweep the next ...
Manteca resident Randy Schaapman is looking forward to Saturday's Fresno Invitational of the Professional Bull Riders tour.
Oakdale catcher Bryce Kirk launched the first pitch of the ninth inning over the right-center field fence, and the visiting Mustangs held on in the ...
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Madison Bumgarner looked sharp again in his latest spring training outing, though it lasted only two innings.
SEATTLE (AP) - A year ago was thought to be an anomaly for the Pac-12 Conference, advancing four teams to the regional semifinals of the NCAA ...
Things just got real for area boys volleyball teams.
LINDEN - Mark Rodriguez came through in clutch situations during East Union's 5-3 extra-innings victory over previously-undefeated Linden on Monday.
Sierra broke into the win column Saturday with a 25-23, 16-25, 15-11 win over Lathrop in the Sierra Boys Volleyball Tournament.
East Union had already battled back twice from deficits, and Brayden Hardcastle came oh so close to tying it back up in the bottom of ...