The Manteca Buffaloes just missed out on an opportunity to close out the Valley Oak League season with a .500 mark, falling to Kimball High 215-225 Thursday in the league ending match for both clubs at Old River Golf Course in Tracy.
All-out hustle from Adaeze Nkwocha proved to be the difference for Manteca High's soccer team Thursday.
Oakdale High's girls track and field team met its stiffest challenge in a Valley Oak League finale at Sierra Thursday.
After getting things going with three runs in the top of the first, the Manteca Buffaloes would add insurance runs in the fifth, sixth, and seventh on their way to an 8-2 win Thursday in Valley Oak League over Lathrop High.
It was business as usual for Sierra High standout Allison Walljasper.
Sierra pitcher Mark Crain was good.
With the Valley Oak League crown within reach, the East Union girls soccer team had its coronation postponed following Wednesday's 2-2 tie with Kimball on rain-soaked Dino Cunial Field.
The Lathrop Spartans rode the dominant right arm of Gabe Castellanos to an 8-0 Valley Oak League win over Weston Ranch Wednesday in league action.
Megan Gonsalves' goal in the 23rd minute decided Sierra's 1-0 win over visiting Sonora Wednesday and kept the Timberwolves in good position to grab a postseason berth.
It all comes down to the Trans-Valley League Tournament.
TRACY - Manteca High tennis coach Frank Fontana is not looking forward to the Valley Oak League's championship singles match.
With playoff positioning resting on each of the remaining Valley Oak League games, Kimball High came in and did exactly what it needed to do in a mercy-rule shortened 12-1 victory over the Manteca Buffaloes Tuesday.
The Sierra Timberwolves were able to keep pace with the Kimball Jaguars in the Valley Oak League standings, getting a no-hitter from Allison Walljasper in a 5-0 win over Weston Ranch Tuesday.
After dropping four consecutive Valley Oak League contests, the Sierra Timberwolves were able to put a positive performance together in an 8-1 win over the Weston Ranch Cougars Tuesday.
Ripon Christian's girls soccer team is trying to hold off Gustine for the third and final playoff spot in the Southern League.
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 ...
RIPON - A team rarely celebrates a tie, and while two-time defending Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII champion Ripon Christian was not all smiles after tying visiting ...
Two days after pitching a perfect game against rival Manteca, Sierra ace Lindsey Walljasper didn't get the nod for the Timberwolves' rematch with once-beaten ...
TRACY - C.J. Drain scored the eventual-game winning run, then struck out the side in the bottom of the eighth inning as Weston Ranch escaped ...
Barely three minutes into the game, Ivy Benson fought through a pack of Oakdale defenders for a goal, and midway through the first half Leah ...
The race for the fourth and final Sac-Joaquin Section playoff berth is on in the Valley Oak League.
Central Catholic found out firsthand last week that there is no quit in Manteca.
It was home sweet home for East Union's five seniors during a Valley Oak League "away" softball game against Central Catholic, which does not ...
TRACY - Scott Tolman made school history during his outstanding junior season.
Oakdale handed Sierra an own goal in the game's first minute Monday and battled back from a three-goal deficit to knock the Timberwolves out ...
Regardless of the outcome, three Manteca High boys tennis players are going to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Individual Tournament.