The East Union softball lineup is top-heavy - in a good way.
To be the champion, Weston Ranch (27-4) will have to beat the champion.
SALIDA - A nip-and-tuck battle turned into a blowout thanks to a seven-run barrage in the top of the fifth inning, as Manteca High's baseball team rolled past Modesto Christian 12-2 in a nonleague game Wednesday.
MOUNT SHASTA - The Ripon Christian girls basketball team's season ended a long way from home Wednesday in the first round of the CIF State Division V Northern California Regional Championships.
Sierra pitcher Lindsey Walljasper put the hammer down when she had to Wednesday.
RIPON - There was nothing that Manteca did that surprised Jamie DeBruyn and his Ripon girls soccer team in Wednesday's nonleague match between 2015 Sac-Joaquin Section finalists at Stouffer Field.
Manteca used the whole package Tuesday with stellar hitting, pitching and fielding to hand Ripon a 10-0 six-inning mercy rule loss in non-league baseball action at Manteca High.
TRACY - After starting the season with two close losses, East Union's baseball team came out on the winning end of another thanks to a dominant pitching performance from senior Marco Gonzales on Tuesday.
STOCKTON - The Ripon Christian softball team had problems getting on track Monday in an 11-0 five-inning error-plagued mercy rule loss to host Stagg of Stockton in non-league action.
SACRAMENTO - D'Angelo Finley wasn't with Weston Ranch a year ago when the boys basketball team was handled by rival Sierra in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III finals.
Past contacts with coaches ended up opening new doors for East Union senior Marco Gonzales' future.
Isaias Hunter won the high jump and was second in the long jump Saturday to help lead the Lathrop boys to first place in the Tom Moore Relays at Sierra High School
Manteca bounced back from a 1-0 heartbreaking semifinal loss to St. Mary's and finished third in the Buff Cup with a 2-1 win over Gregori of Modesto at Guss Schmiedt Field on Saturday.
Brett Lewis anticipated that the margin of defeat from his Manteca High boys basketball team's Sac-Joaquin Section Division III title-round appearance against Valley Oak League adversary Weston Ranch last Friday would negatively impact the Buffaloes' seeding for the CIF State Northern California Regional Championships.
SACRAMENTO - Anthony Booker capped his big night with the last of his 18 rebounds and dished it to Jaelen Ragsdale, who then lofted the ball straight up toward the rafters at Sleep Train Arena as the clock ticked down to zeroes.
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 ...
STOCKTON - Leave it to the freshman.
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 ...
STOCKTON - Penalty-kick shootouts require "no skill" and hinges on "luck," if you ask Rio Americano coach Chris Hall.
SACRAMENTO – Clutch performances helped Manteca defeat Vista del Lago-Folsom 9-7 Saturday in the first game of a Sac-Joaquin Section Division III semifinal series at McAuliffe ...
STOCKTON – If it is always darkest before the dawn, it is a wonder the lights were not on Saturday afternoon on Don Smiley Field at ...
STOCKTON - Sierra High suffered a tough loss to Casa Roble in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV semifinal game at the Arnaiz Softball Stadium on Friday.
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 ...
STOCKTON - Ripon High Indians are back in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division V championships.
STOCKTON - Lindsey Walljasper woke up with the fever on Thursday.
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 ...
Vengeance may be the Lord's, but Manteca got its own revenge Thursday night, eliminating River Valley of Yuba City from the Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...
FAIR OAKS - Three Manteca Unified athletes earned berths to the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters meet Wednesday at Bella Vista High.
STOCKTON - Ripon was locked and loaded for the start of its Sac-Joaquin Section Division V playoff run Wednesday at Arnaiz Softball Complex.
STOCKTON - Connor McGovern knows how to lay down an exclamation point.