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.
Sierra celebrated senior night and its Valley Oak League outright championship with a trouncing of Weston Ranch on Tuesday night.
RIPON - Ripon will take a three-game winning streak into the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs after exacting revenge against Hilmar on Tuesday, 44-43.
HUGHSON - Ripon Christian appears to be peaking at the right time.
MARIPOSA - Nick Van Vliet scored twice, and Ripon Christian benefited from an own goal from Mariposa to sneak away with a 5-4 Southern League win ...
Manteca dominated from start to finish, but Noelle Smith and visiting Lathrop made the Buffaloes work for their 3-1 win in their annual Kicking for ...
MODESTO - Sierra left little doubt in its rematch with Central Catholic.
STOCKTON – East Union remained in the hunt for an at-large Sac-Joaquin Section playoff bid Saturday with a 66-42 Valley Oak League girls basketball win over ...
With a playoff berth sewed up and two league games remaining Sierra maintained its hold on first place in the Valley Oak League on Saturday ...
Ripon came within two points of winning the Trans-Valley League wrestling tournament but still claimed an overall co-championship with Hilmar as the two teams split ...
MODESTO – East Union's Jaysen Reindel won a Valley Oak League championship for the second year in a row, moving up from 220 pounds last ...
MODESTO – Long time East Union wrestling coach A.J. Reindel was honored Saturday when he was named coach of the year by the Northern California ...
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.