ELK GROVE – Sierra junior Bikram Thiara advanced in two events from the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Track and Field trials and will be joined in the finals tonight by the Lathrop boys 4x400-meter relay at Elk Grove High.
STOCKTON - Staving off elimination with a tying run in the bottom of the seventh Tuesday night, Ripon let a golden opportunity slip away in the ninth and lost 5-2 to Linden in rubber game of this Sac-Joaquin the Section Division V best-of-three semifinal at Billy Hebert Field.
In a span of three days, Scott Tolman broke his own school records and reaffirmed his status as an All-American while twice medaling in the CIF State Swimming & Diving Championships - all before qualifying for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials.
The Sierra boys picked up three silver medals in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II-III Track and Field Championships at Bella Vista High School in Fair Oaks on Friday while the Timberwolves' Thiara Bikram advanced to the SJS Masters Meet in three events. .
The Ripon girls' 4x400-meter relay finished sixth at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV-V Track and Field championships in 4 minutes, 15.41 seconds on Thursday at Cal State Stanislaus, one place short of qualifying for the Masters championships.