With two of its top three players still competing for the school's playoff basketball team, Ripon High's golf squad managed to escape Manteca Park Golf Course with a 231-235 nonleague victory over host Manteca Monday.
It did not take the Sierra Timberwolves long to get their baseball season off and running, breaking out for a seven-run third inning to race past Livingston High 16-0 in the season opener for both clubs.
The Weston Ranch Cougars did not waste any time getting things going against McNair High, handling the Eagles in mercy-rule fashion in a season-opening 11-1 win Friday.
Sierra High advanced to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III semifinals after surviving a tough, grind-it-out win over Los Banos on Friday.
RIPON - Ripon Christian's boys basketball team reaped the benefits of having a first-round bye in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division V playoffs, taking the opportunity to both rest and scout the competition.
The thought of Ripon and Riverbank meeting in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV semifinal would have been unfathomable at the start of the season.
STOCKTON - Trevor Smith came to Day 2 of the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Tournament with business to handle.
For Julianna Triplett, the road is looking somewhat familiar.
Shalane Jackson and the rest of the East Union girls basketball team went out with a bang Thursday.
STOCKTON - Two wins.
SALIDA – Manteca opened the fourth quarter trailing by 10, but the Buffaloes responded, to put themselves in position for the upset and a chance to cut the lead to two. The five-point deficit would be as close as they'd get in a 58-49 loss Thursday.
RIPON - Teagan Manus helped Ripon Christian High to a second round Sac-Joaquin Section Division V win Thursday over feisty No. 6 Foresthill.
RIPON - Cole Herrin has been Mr. Reliable from the foul line for Ripon High.
Sierra High made it 24 straight wins on Wednesday.
WESTON RANCH – Even when everything finally lined up for Weston Ranch, Vista del Lago senior Patrick Lowman found a way to ruin the moment. Lowman converted two of three free throws with less than 30 seconds remaining to help Vista pull off the 72-71 Sac-Joaquin Section Division III upset Wednesday.
Manteca wasn't always sharp, but the Buffaloes were good enough to sweep rival Sierra across town Monday, 25-15, 25-16, 25-19.
The offense did not need to be perfect for the East Union sophomore team last Friday at Dino Cunial Field.
RIPON - Ripon fell behind early in its first set with visiting Escalon on Thursday and ended up dropping that first game before rebounding to win ...
The Manteca High improved to 4-0 in Valley Oak League play Thursday with a 8-1 victory over rival East Union.
ANGELS CAMP – Ripon High sits atop of the Valley Foothill Hill League-North Division standings following a 188-215 victory over Bret Harte on Thursday.
LATHROP - Heather Anderson finally has her first win as Lathrop High's new volleyball coach.
With four teams idle, it's a light week on the grid iron in the area but an important one for the few in action.
TRACY - All Megan Oblin wanted to do was keep pace with Iris Carrillo in the first of three Valley Oak League meets Wednesday at Eagal ...
After gutsy play by Manteca forced a fourth match game Wednesday night, two-time defending Valley Oak League champ showed they have not lost much from ...
DOS PALOS, Calif. (AP) - Police investigating what they called "very serious" hazing among football players at a high school in California's Central Valley have ...
Colin Kaepernick's protest against social injustice is being heard loud and clear by young athletes across the country and a host of high school ...
East Union won its first match of the season 5-4 against visiting Lathrop on Tuesday, getting a big point from Mandi Weberg at No. 3 ...
Manteca completed a season sweep of rival Sierra, but the rematch was much closer in the 289-293 victory for the Buffaloes at Manteca Park Golf ...
STOCKTON - Weston Ranch got Manteca's attention by taking the second set, but the Buffaloes got back on track with a dominant third en route ...
There was no quit in the East Union and Lathrop volleyball teams Monday at Dalben Center, where the two clubs were engaged in a nip-and-tuck ...