Oakdale High's Mark Ortiz took a pitch off his batting helmet, but it was East Union that felt the pain Thursday at Agostini Field.
Jake Corn was perfect for the Manteca Buffaloes Wednesday against Weston Ranch.
After spotting the Kimball Jaguars a three-run lead in the top of the first, Lathrop chipped away to force extra innings, and score the winning run in the eighth inning of a 4-3 Valley Oak League win Wednesday.
Jack Thomson's 501st victory will have to wait.
Katie Thomas played the role of hero, connecting for a three-run home run in the seventh inning to lead Ripon Christian to an 8-7 win over Gustine High Wednesday.
The East Union girls soccer team continued its dominant start to the Valley Oak League season with a 3-0 win over Kimball in Tracy Wednesday.
TRACY - Iyana Hughes helped Sierra's softball team take an early lead with her bat.
In the Buffaloes' 1-0 Valley Oak League victory Tuesday over Weston Ranch High, Selena Gonzalez guessed right on the pitch.
The East Union Lancers did not take long to get going, erupting for a nine-run first inning in their Valley Oak League blowout win over Sonora High Tuesday.
Dominant singles play from the bottom of the order proved to be the difference for East Union in its 6-3 win over Sierra High Tuesday in Valley Oak League action.
Will Brink took another step in the right direction, putting together a 1-under-par round of 36 to pace the East Union Lancers in their 208-230 Valley Oak League victory over Sierra High Tuesday at Manteca Park Golf Course.
East Union is one step closer to capturing its first Valley Oak League girls soccer championship since 2001 after an impressive 4-0 win over defending champion Oakdale Monday at Dino Cunial Field.
Sierra High's girls soccer team capped its brutal four-match stretch to start the Valley Oak League season with a much-needed 1-0 victory over visiting Kimball.
Jack Thomson's 500th career victory came with little drama, but it didn't make it any less special.
Three Lancers each won two individual events to lead East Union's swim team to an 87-71 triumph over shorthanded Sierra in a Valley Oak League dual meet Friday.
Tydus Verhoeven stood underneath one of the basketball goals at the Boys & Girls Club of Manteca and Lathrop gymnasium.
RIPON - Ripon Christian loaded the bases in the bottom of the seventh inning with no outs Thursday and managed to get two runs across, but ...
MODESTO - A five-run burst in the fifth inning was more than enough for Andrew Morones and the East Union baseball team, which completed a two-game ...
Yok Eyh Ma said there were "a mix of emotions" having to face his younger brother, Yok Whai, in the Valley Oak League Doubles Tournament ...
Manteca High is in a unique position to control its baseball destiny in the Valley Oak League.
LATHROP - Manteca was like all the other boys volleyball teams in the Valley Oak League at the start of the season; a ragtag group of ...
Manteca battled back from two deficits and overcame mistakes in its thrilling 5-4 victory over visiting Oakdale on Wednesday.
OAKDALE - Ripon puts itself in the driver's seat for the Trans-Valley League boys golf title on Wednesday, and the Indians have Rhet Herrin to ...
RIPON - Robert Vernon was pleased to see his bats come alive on Tuesday.
A strong burst of wind blew toward right field just a few seconds too late for Sierra.
The Oakdale bats were hot and the Sierra bats were not.
Manteca sophomore Solman Aniss is heading to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Individual Tennis Tournament for a second straight year.
LATHROP - Joel Olmos and Alex Gouveia swatted three hits apiece, Jacob Moon added a two-run homer and freshman pitcher Ryan Ward was in full command ...
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 ...