The playoffs before the playoffs began Wednesday for Lathrop High's boys basketball team.
Jazmin Strane produced 19 points and 22 rebounds in Weston Ranch's 66-56 girls basketball win at Sonora Wednesday.
Manteca High used its superior team speed to knock off host Lathrop 72-51 in Valley Oak League girls basketball action Tuesday.
WESTON RANCH - After going scoreless the first four minutes of the fourth quarter, Weston Ranch looked to be on its way to assisting Sierra High into a share of the Valley Oak League championship. A smothering full-court press to close the quarter would hold Sonora scoreless and pull the Cougars to a 54-47 win Tuesday.
The East Union High Lancers came away with a 57-56 overtime victory at Kimball on Tuesday.
Things just got interesting in the Trans-Valley League girls basketball race.
Weston Ranch's boys basketball team still owns bragging rights over Modesto Christian after edging the Crusaders 69-68 Saturday in Salida.
Lathrop High's boys basketball team took a big step backward in its quest for a first Sac-Joaquin Section playoff berth.
STOCKTON – Ripon High wrestling rode the sterling effort of freshman Bret White on Saturday to unseat treigning Sac-Joaquin Section Division V Champion Escalon in a 39-35 team-dual championship.
STOCKTON – When the championship rounds were complete in the Sac-Joaquin Section Girls Regional Tournament Saturday, a pair of Ripon wrestlers finished with titles and opened their pursuit for a State Championship.
LATHROP - The Valley Oak League's reigning boys basketball champion has made a habit of living on the edge this season.
ESCALON - Jake McCreath couldn't wait to take on Trans-Valley League rival Escalon.
Mia Ramirez contributed in every way imaginable for the Manteca Buffaloes, but even her huge offensive night needed the late accompaniment of a clutch 3-pointer from Jessica Hasal with 1:25 remaining in Friday's 55-52 win over Sonora.
A double-double by Will Ward and the sniper-like shooting of Joseph Berry helped Sierra High keep its win streak alive Friday night in a 72-56 romp over Tracy's Kimball High.
Lathrop High was able to come out and establish itself in the opening period, leading Weston Ranch after one period of play. The second period would bring about a few changes, with the Cougars picking up their intensity and pulling off with a 69-56 win Friday in Valley Oak League action.
LATHROP - A defensive standout for Lathrop last season, Ronaldo Macias boosted the attack in the battle-tested Spartans' 4-3 win over visiting St. Mary's on ...
STOCKTON - Do not mess with tradition.
Win No. 401 came easily for Sierra girls soccer coach Manuel Pires.
RANCHO CORDOVA - East Union girls basketball coach Jim Agostini let his players call the shots out of halftime Monday and it paid dividends in a ...
RIVERBANK – With the game tied at halftime, Ripon Christian erupted for a 19-point third quarter while holding Langston Hughes Academy to just eight on the ...
Jacob Garcia got the ball rolling for East Union's lone goal against River City of West Sacramento on Saturday but that was enough as ...
Manteca's boys soccer team wasn't a kind wasn't a kind host to its first opponent in the 9th Annual Buffalo Cup on ...
Lincoln High's Andre Kelly torched the Manteca High Buffaloes a year ago when the two teams squared off.
Thursday night was a stop on an incredible journey that shows no signs of coming to an end any time soon.
CERES - This was more like it for the East Union girls basketball team.
RIPON - First-year Ripon boys soccer coach Bryant Macias said his team's season-opening loss to talented Manteca earlier this week served as a good learning ...
MODESTO - Things didn't start out well for East Union's boys basketball team in its second game of the Modesto City Classic on Thursday.
MODESTO - East Union jumped out to a big lead on tournament co-host Downey of Modesto and made it bigger Wednesday before the Knights put up ...
ESCALON - Ripon Christian's girls basketball team hit the hardwood running Wednesday and routed Johansen 50-30 in the first round of the Pete Arellano Memorial ...
LODI - Reina Sausedo scored what Ripon coach Rick Inderbitzin called a "quiet" 19 points in her official varsity debut Tuesday.