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 last year's undefeated league campaign by notching 11 aces in the fourth and final game of a 25-17, 15-15, 18-25, 25-18 VOL win at Winter Gym.
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 arrested three teenage boys in a case they said could be emotionally difficult for their small city to face.
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 football players have emulated the San Francisco quarterback in recent weeks by kneeling during the national anthem before their own games.
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 singles.
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 Course on Monday.
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 to a 25-21, 22-25, 25-7, 25-22 victory in the Valley Oak League opener.
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 battle to open Valley Oak League play.
MODESTO – The Sierra boys finished second and the Timberwolves girls were fifth Saturday in the 10th Annual Sierra Cross Country Invitational at Legion-Tuolumne Regional Park in Modesto.
RIPON - Natalie Cowan was low medalist for a second straight day, carding a 2-over 33 in East Union's 218-326 win over host Lathrop at Jack Tone Golf Course on Wednesday.
Sierra officially introduced itself as a contender in what is expected to be a wide-open race for the Valley Oak League title.
LATHROP - Lathrop has two more chances before the start of Valley Oak League play to get the first win under first-year coach Heather Anderson, but she's more concerned about her team's continued improvement.
Natalie Cowan shot 8-over 45 on Manteca Park Golf Course's front nine, leading East Union's 274-298 win over Sierra on Tuesday.
Emma Broderick couldn't pass up the chance to attend what she called her "dream college."
STOCKTON - In dire need of a new volleyball coach, it turned out Weston Ranch athletic director Craig Bingham didn't need to search far to find one after all.
East Union's nine-year run as Valley Oak League champion in girls golf may be in jeopardy.
RIPON - Ripon came out on the winning end of what coach Rod Wright described as a "turnover fest" Tuesday, trouncing always-dangerous Riverbank 75-59 to remain ...
STOCKTON - Weston Ranch looked every bit of that up-and-coming young team on Tuesday.
Manteca was able to accomplish much of what it wanted to in Monday's vital Valley Oak League clash at Sierra's Daniel Teicheira Memorial ...
MORAGA - One of Manteca's shortest players stood tall Monday during the 20th annual MaxPreps/De La Salle Martin Luther King Jr. Classic at St ...
LATHROP - Jim Agostini knew there would be nights like this.
It is tough to keep a good person down – no matter how much you push, pull or grab trying to do so.
MOUNTAIN HOUSE - Ripon's boys basketball team established itself as the team to beat Friday after crushing Mountain House 71-48 in a battle showcasing the ...
ESCALON - Escalon's longtime reign in the Trans-Valley League may soon come to an end.
RIPON – Practice makes perfect.
LATHROP - Lathrop finally has a win in what has been a one-sided Battle of I-5 rivalry with Weston Ranch, but it didn't come easy.
Brett Lewis emerged from the locker room smiling and with good reason: his Manteca boys basketball team had squeaked out a 61-58 win over Central ...
The combined hustle of Daisy Valencia and Jadyn Shinn coupled with a gritty effort from ailing goalkeeper Callie Crain proved to be the difference for ...
Sierra overcame two first-half deficits and dominated the final 40 minutes Wednesday en route to a 4-2 win over visiting Central Catholic to remain undefeated ...
LATHROP - It was good while it lasted.
Sydney Fryer poured in 19 points, 15 rebounds and four assists, but it was the play of the supporting cast that allowed Manteca to keep ...