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 crouched down into a defensive stance and clapped his hands as if to say, "Bring it on!" at one point in the fourth ...
It was a game of runs Friday night.
TRACY - Craig Ward is hoping for a better effort next Wednesday when his Lathrop boys basketball team rounds out the regular season against Sierra.
RIPON - The Ripon High bounced back from a dismal start with a second-half surge at Ripon Christian during Friday's rivalry match-up.
RIPON - It took a total team effort for Ripon High to get past host Ripon Christian in Friday's Trans Valley League clash, 52-42.
RIPON - Ripon Christian's girls soccer team is the Southern League champion once again.
Sierra weathered an early storm from visiting Weston Ranch on Thursday and picked up its second Valley Oak League win of the season, 50-47.
RIVERBANK - Noah Hernandez threatened to break a Ripon High record, and the Indians' boys basketball team claimed sole possession of the Trans-Valley League title with ...
LATHROP - The Sac-Joaquin Section's recommendation of moving Lathrop High out of the Valley Oak League and into a new-look Western Athletic Conference held up ...
Weston Ranch was able to cool off the hottest hand in the Valley Oak League on Wednesday.
East Union nearly forfeited the game on its own senior night Wednesday.
Despite playing the fourth quarter with vision in only one eye after a collision at the end of the third, Manteca's Tydus Verhoeven came ...
Jenna Zuniga won't soon forget this Christmas present.
East Union broke open a tie game late in the first quarter and ended the period on a 7-0 run, extending that run to 25-6 ...
LATHROP - Lathrop made a big step toward the postseason after completing a season sweep of Central Catholic on Tuesday, 50-35.