Frank Fontana encourages his Manteca High boys tennis players to embrace pressure, and on Tuesday they responded with a 7-2 win over visiting Weston Ranch to secure sole possession of the Valley Oak League championship.
Coming off three defeats in four games, Manteca High's softball team pieced together its most complete effort in a 5-0 win over visiting rival East Union on Tuesday.
Sierra High's track and field team won at all levels in a makeup meet at East Union Tuesday.
Both East Union and Manteca highs girls swimming programs finished deadlocked in an 85-85 tie Tuesday in the two clubs' Valley Oak League matchup.
The Ripon High golf team may not have clinched anything with its 205-230 Trans Valley League win over Hughson Tuesday, but a loss to the Huskies would have definitely hampered the Indians season-long expectations.
Ripon Christian showed some ill effects on a lengthy spring break, but the Knights found their stride soon enough in a 7-1 blowout win over Le Grand High Tuesday in Southern League play.
It was business as usual for the Sierra Timberwolves, receiving a complete team effort in their 7-2 Valley Oak League win over Lathrop High Tuesday at Sierra.
The East Union Lancers sophomore baseball team fell just short in their Valley Oak League contest with Manteca Tuesday, coming up on the short end in a 6-5 contest.
STOCKTON - Tyler Scharnow is making up for lost time.
STOCKTON - Jack Thomson became the 35th member of California's 500-win club back on March 23 when his Sierra High baseball team routed Del Campo 13-3 in a nonleague contest.
The East Union boys golf team nearly made it a clean sweep in the Pitman Invitational held on Diablo Grande's challenging Ranch course on Monday.
Sonora High needed only two innings from its ace pitcher, Ryan Stevenson, in a 6-1 victory at Lathrop Monday.
Weston Ranch's softball team capped a 2-2-1 run with a win and a tie in the prestigious Nor Cal Classic held in Tracy last Saturday.
For the better part of nine innings, Manteca sophomore Jake Corn and East Union standout Jordan Kron dominated the game for their two ball clubs.
The East Union Lancers took advantage of an opportunity they had to seize, edging out the visiting Oakdale Mustangs by two-strokes in a 204-206 Valley Oak League win Thursday at Manteca Golf Course.
Kenny Wooten will not be graduating from Manteca High almost two months after helping the boys basketball team win its first state championship.
Manuel Pires started coaching Sierra's girls soccer team when the school opened in the mid-90s, thinking he'd retire soon after the youngest of ...
There was a time when Mariah Jeffrey figured her senior season at East Union would be her last as a soccer player.
LATHROP - Sierra is still very much in the hunt for a Sac-Joaquin Section playoff berth.
The Ripon and Ripon Christian girls soccer teams both ended the regular season with blowout victories on the road.
Even as an up-and-coming sophomore, Kevin Rodriguez was a leader by example.
Michael Hatfield could always knock down the 3.
RIPON - Ripon clinched its first Trans-Valley League baseball championship since 2001 Thursday after the Indians sent Riverbank home with an 8-0 loss, but they are ...
The Trans-Valley and Southern League boys singles champions were one and done in the Sac-Joaquin Section Coed Tennis Tournament at Oak Park in Stockton on ...
Ripon - Ripon High has all but secured another Trans-Valley League title following Wednesday's 3-1 victory over visiting Escalon.
Patience paid off for Devi Coglio.
STOCKTON - After giving up six costly errors along with some passed balls and base-running miscues, East Union came through with two runs in the top ...
Sierra completed an unbeaten run in the regular season with a 6-0 win over visiting Weston Ranch on Wednesday but won't have a Valley ...
Leah Manuleleua ended her scoring drought against East Union on Wednesday, but more importantly she helped Manteca put a halt to a decade-long stretch without ...
East Union second baseman Deja Guzman may not stand out as much as her Lancers softball counterparts, but that may be because she makes it ...