GALT – With the bases loaded and the game knotted at one apiece, Kalvin Prins knew that this was his chance to do something big.
MODESTO – Jerrica Hauck is one step closer to her dream of reaching the state meet.
After being pushed and pulled for two halves and half of an overtime period, Manteca's Sialei Manuleleua made her mark. Manuleleua took a quick pass back from Sammie Morris and then beat the Livingston keeper, ushering the Buffaloes to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV semifinals with a 1-0 win Tuesday.
The Sierra Timberwolves could not have got a better opening to its first round Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV contest, scoring the game's first goal before surrendering two unanswered for a 2-1 season-ending loss Tuesday.
It was perhaps the most telling scene of the game.
STOCKTON - Finding the fairways with good distance wasn't the problem for East Union golf standout Will Brink during the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Tournament Monday.
Ripon High's Corey Winter was disqualified in the 100 butterfly but didn't leave the Sac-Joaquin Section Swim Finals empty handed on Saturday.
Manteca was the place to be this past weekend for golfers with aspirations of climbing the amateur ranks of the California golf scene.
LODI – With some of the best up-and-coming swimmers in the region pushing themselves to season-best times, continuing on into the Sac-Joaquin Section Finals is no easy task for area boys swimmers.
It took 10.48 seconds for Kolton Cody to put himself on the map.
Sierra High will have its hands full in its attempt to repeat as Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV softball champion.
A veteran pitching staff helped Manteca High's baseball team reached the Sac-Joaquin Section finals as a low-seeded team last season.
The Valley Oak League has been well represented in the Sac-Joaquin Section girls soccer playoffs in the last decade.
LODI – Qualifying high school swimmers gathered at Tokay High for the Sac-Joaquin Section girls trials, and a host of area athletes put together some of the season's best races Thursday during the first day of the three-day championship event.
The Valley Oak League title was out of reach.
MOUNTAIN HOUSE - Jonathan Borres served 15 unanswered points at one point in the second game, and the Manteca boys volleyball team rolled past Mountain House ...
Tawny Deerinck is a big part of Manteca High's resurgence in softball, and she aims to help head coach Ashley Carter turn things around ...
FAIR OAKS – Bikram Thiara won three events Saturday in the Bella Vista Bronco Invitational and helped lead the Sierra boys to a fourth-place finish. McKenna ...
TRACY - San Benito-Hollister broke open a scoreless game with three runs in the fifth inning Saturday and East Union could only answer back with two ...
Ripon High went 1-1 in the opener of the NorCal Classic in Tracy.
The East Union High softball team opened the Nor Cal Classic Thursday with a 6-1 loss to host Tracy in the Platinum Bracket.
It came down to the last batter Thursday but East Union came up just a little short as with two outs and the bases loaded ...
East Union battled tough in the first and third sets Wednesday but it was not enough as visiting Weston Ranch swept the Lancers 25-23, 25-13 ...
Manteca High qualified for the Valley Oak League Championship Tournament Wednesday by edging out Sierra in a three-way match played at the Manteca Park Golf ...
The Manteca High kept pace in the Valley Oak League softball race with a 24-1 pounding of visiting Lathrop on Wednesday.
Going to Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo was always a dream for Bikram Thiara.
East Union placed all five scoring golfers under 45 Tuesday and defeated Manteca 214-269 in Valley Oak League action at the Manteca Park Golf Course.
Lathrop's Gabriel Gutierrez reeled off seven consecutive aces in the second set which was the only one that host Sierra did not lead once ...
The following column popped up on Facebook from a year ago. While the first part of it is something I have written about many times ...