Manteca High used its superior team speed to knock off host Lathrop 72-51 in Valley Oak League girls basketball action Tuesday.
WESTON RANCH - After going scoreless the first four minutes of the fourth quarter, Weston Ranch looked to be on its way to assisting Sierra High into a share of the Valley Oak League championship. A smothering full-court press to close the quarter would hold Sonora scoreless and pull the Cougars to a 54-47 win Tuesday.
The East Union High Lancers came away with a 57-56 overtime victory at Kimball on Tuesday.
Things just got interesting in the Trans-Valley League girls basketball race.
Weston Ranch's boys basketball team still owns bragging rights over Modesto Christian after edging the Crusaders 69-68 Saturday in Salida.
Lathrop High's boys basketball team took a big step backward in its quest for a first Sac-Joaquin Section playoff berth.
STOCKTON – Ripon High wrestling rode the sterling effort of freshman Bret White on Saturday to unseat treigning Sac-Joaquin Section Division V Champion Escalon in a 39-35 team-dual championship.
STOCKTON – When the championship rounds were complete in the Sac-Joaquin Section Girls Regional Tournament Saturday, a pair of Ripon wrestlers finished with titles and opened their pursuit for a State Championship.
LATHROP - The Valley Oak League's reigning boys basketball champion has made a habit of living on the edge this season.
ESCALON - Jake McCreath couldn't wait to take on Trans-Valley League rival Escalon.
Mia Ramirez contributed in every way imaginable for the Manteca Buffaloes, but even her huge offensive night needed the late accompaniment of a clutch 3-pointer from Jessica Hasal with 1:25 remaining in Friday's 55-52 win over Sonora.
A double-double by Will Ward and the sniper-like shooting of Joseph Berry helped Sierra High keep its win streak alive Friday night in a 72-56 romp over Tracy's Kimball High.
Lathrop High was able to come out and establish itself in the opening period, leading Weston Ranch after one period of play. The second period would bring about a few changes, with the Cougars picking up their intensity and pulling off with a 69-56 win Friday in Valley Oak League action.
The postseason begins today and Saturday for high school wrestlers.
Ripon High's girls basketball team will enter a tough stretch in Trans-Valley League play after beating Escalon 42-28 at home Thursday.
RIPON - Ripon Christian High can be seen as one big family.
Manteca used a balanced attack Saturday with all the players seeing the floor in a 55-33 win over host Sierra in Valley Oak League action.
STOCKTON – While victories were few and far between for East Union on Saturday in a 51-24 opening-round loss to Vista del Lago of Folsom in ...
OAKDALE – Lathrop kept itself in the hunt for the third and final playoff slot from the Valley Oak League with a 44-32 road win over ...
Gyse Hulsebosch hit NBA-range 3-pointers, fall-away jumpers along the baseline and nearly everything else in between.
STOCKTON - Although the game was out of reach Friday night, Manteca's Tydus Verhoeven slammed home the exclamation point in the fourth quarter.
ESCALON - The beat goes on for the Trans-Valley League's top boys basketball team.
LATHROP - Kaitlynn Funsch and Alexa Mayen each scored a goal and assisted two others to help Manteca defeat Lathrop 6-2 in a Valley Oak League ...
RIPON - Ripon Christian's depth, or lack thereof, was tested in its 60-50 win over winless Riverbank on Thursday.
Lathrop High came into East Union's Dalben Center Thursday with a game plan: play smart and aggressive defense.
TRACY - Manteca is perfect no more in the Valley Oak League.
WATERFORD - Ripon Christian was a few minutes away from maintaining its comfortable lead atop the Southern League girls soccer standings.
One finally made it through.
National Signing Day was special in many ways for several local soccer products.
Manteca didn't need a triple-double from Tydus Verhoeven in its second meeting with Kimball.