RIPON - Reinforcements arrived just in time for the inaugural Ripon Christian Classic on Friday.
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.
RIPON - Ripon Christian finished its second-round match with visiting Colfax with a bang.
PATTERSON - With several of his players not competing in the Valley Oak League Tournament last week, Manteca head coach Frank Fontana was concerned his Buffaloes ...
RIPON - Ripon celebrated the clinching of its second straight Trans-Valley League title Tuesday with an 8-0 thrashing of Riverbank on Senior Night, but the Indians ...
RIPON - Ripon is a win away from guaranteeing at least a share of its first Trans-Valley League championship since 2001.
RIPON - This isn't the same Hughson team that claimed the last five Sac-Joaquin Section Division V titles, but Ripon's 10-0 mercy-shortened win over ...
RIPON - Ripon made quick work of visiting Orestimba in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Coed Team Tennis playoffs on Monday, cruising to a ...
MERCED - Jake Van Vuren punctuated an undefeated run with the boys single championship, while Avery Veilleux and Hannah Lockwood seized the girls doubles title in ...
TRACY - After a scoreless first half Sierra got an early second-half goal and one late to hold off Kimball 2-1 in Valley Oak League soccer ...
MODESTO - It all comes down to Wednesday's Valley Oak League finale at East Union for first-place Manteca.
PATTERSON - Connor Larkin was far from perfect from tee to green in the Trans-Valley League Championships at Diablo Grande on Monday, but he didn't ...
OAKDALE – Records are made to be broken, and three were eclipsed Saturday in the Valley Oak League swimming championships at Oakdale High.
East Union lost a pitcher's duel to Central Catholic on Wednesday.
Sierra High's playoff hopes became a little bit tougher following Friday's 11-7 Valley Oak League loss to visiting Oakdale.
LATHROP - Devin Sullivan pitched five strong innings in his first start in more than month, and Manteca rapped out 16 hits in completing a series ...
Sierra High's boys track and field team had to truly early its Valley Oak League championship, and it ended the regular season undefeated with ...