Peyton Rose came through with clutch pitches and the game-winning hit in the seventh inning of Manteca High's thrilling 4-3 win over visiting East Union Wednesday.
Manteca moved that much closer to repeating as Valley Oak League boys track and field champions on Wednesday.
Austin McDonnell's future looks bright. Not just in the swimming pool, but in the classroom as well. The Manteca resident and St. Mary's of Stockton standout signed his National Letter of Intent on Wednesday and is headed to Wright State University (Fairborn, Ohio) on partial scholarship. "(The scholarship) is mainly athletic with a little bit of academic added," he said. "I'm still waiting to hear back from the engineering department." The former Manteca Dolphin youth ...
A disputed called third strike took Weston Ranch out of what was a competitive game for five-plus innings at Oakdale on Wednesday.
The East Union boys swim team was narrowly beaten by Kimball 87-83 in a Valley Oak League dual meet in Tracy Tuesday.
Ripon was missing a few of its top players on Wednesday yet still managed to escape Hughson with a much-needed Trans Valley League point.
Manteca High was minutes away from a crippling loss Tuesday at Sierra's Daniel Teicheira Memorial Stadium.
The fifth inning has not been kind to Lathrop baseball this year, and Tuesday no different. Clinging to a one-run lead against host Manteca, the Spartans gave up five runs in the bottom of the fifth as the Buffaloes came back for a 5-1 win and remained undefeated in Valley Oak league play. "The fifth inning is our Achilles heal," Lathrop coach Randy Baltazar said. "We just cannot seem to be able to put together ...
Weston Ranch missed out on a chance to grab a piece of the Valley Oak League boys tennis championship by a slim margin on Tuesday.
Kimball's Reese Maxfield was low medalist with a 5-over 42 at Manteca Park Golf Course Tuesday, but Manteca overcame the Jaguars 239-242 thanks to the play of their No. 5 and 6 golfers Tuesday.
Will Brink is no stranger to The Reserve at Spanos Park. East Union's UC Davis-bound senior finished 1-under 71 despite cold and blustery conditions at the Stockton golf course, placing second in the 10th Annual McNair Invitational. Brink was the defending champion from a year ago. It is also the site of the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Tournament, the qualifying event for NorCals. The Lancers finished fifth as a team behind fourth-place Ripon. Manteca High also ...
Sierra got a much-needed win at Daniel Teicheira Memorial Stadium Saturday, blowing out visiting Sonora with a five-goal barrage in the second half. The game was tied 2-2 at halftime.
Caleb Rogers was 3 for 3 with a double and a run, and Scott Robison pitched a complete-game four-hitter to lead Ripon in a 3-1 nonleague victory at Downey of Modesto Monday.
Manteca High's boys and girls swim teams overcame visiting intracity rival East Union with mirroring 95-75 scores on Friday.
Bad news first. East Union suffered its first Valley Oak League defeat Friday at Northgate Softball Complex, and the 9-0 walloping administered by the hard-hitting Jaguars of Kimball wasn't pretty. The good news for the Lancers (6-1 VOL, 15-3-1 overall) is that they are still alone in first place. That's because rival Sierra lost to defending champion Oakdale 3-1 on Friday, creating a logjam in the upper half of the standings with now three teams, ...
Freshman Leah Manuleleua reached out for sister Sialei's right hand and wrapped an arm around her shoulders as the two walked off gusty Guss Schmiedt Field Tuesday night.
It all comes down to today's winner-take-all Valley Oak League Championships at Livermore's Poppy Ridge Golf Course.
Ripon didn't play its best, but it was plenty good enough to clinch its third straight Trans-Valley League championship.
Weston Ranch punched its ticket into the quarterfinal of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II boys tennis tournament on Tuesday afternoon.
Manteca bounced back from consecutive losses against Oakdale last week and took out its frustration on Kimball Tuesday.
Manteca High's boys tennis team ended a four-year slide in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division-II playoffs with Monday's commanding 8-1 victory over Western Athletic Conference No. 3 seed Livingston at Manteca Regional Tennis Center.
Going into the regular-season finale between East Union and Manteca girls soccer teams there's plenty of intrigue beyond feuding neighbors.
RIPON – For Tami Kamper and the Ripon Christian tennis team, the matches will get infinitely harder beginning with the Sac-Joaquin Section Team Tournament.
Ripon Christian's boys golf team got even with Southern League rival Turlock Christian in the conference tournament Monday at the Oakdale Golf and Country Club.