Cal-Hi Sports playfully calls it the "We Got Beat by Ripon Bowl."
STOCKTON - Sierra High had a two-possession cushion with under two minutes left in the first overtime against Fresno, but the Timberwolves were done in by a series of strange happenings in this second-round game of the McDonald's Classic at Delta College on Thursday.
TURLOCK - After coasting to the Big Valley Christian Holiday Classic title against smaller schools last week, Ripon is being tested against the big boys in the 39th Frank Godinez Tournament held at Turlock High.
STOCKTON - Sierra found its spark late in the first half, but it didn't carry over into the second.
LATHROP - It was a matter of time before the Spartans figured out how to play visiting Ripon High.
MODESTO - Manteca toppled Gregori 53-33 for its third straight win to start the season on Tuesday, doing so despite 18 turnovers and foul trouble to key starters.
RIPON - Carla Calderon banked in a key 3-pointer in the fourth quarter, and she later intercepted a pass for a coast-to-coast layup and the final points of Ripon's 41-33 win over Lathrop on Tuesday.
Manteca High's girls basketball team crushed visiting West of Tracy 63-26 on Tuesday for its first win of the season.
RIPON - Practice paid off for the Timberwolves.
TUOLUMNE - Gyse Hulsebosch accounted for 14 of East Union's 26 points in the fourth quarter, as the Lancers overcame a sluggish start to escape Summerville with a 64-56 nonleague victory Tuesday night.
STOCKTON - D'Angelo Finley made a big steal for Weston Ranch to squelch a late Beyer rally Tuesday night and help the host Cougars to a 65-59 victory in non-league boys basketball action.
ALBANY - Fred Lavender poured in a game-high 22 points, and D'Angelo Finley dropped in 20 as Weston Ranch defeated Salesian of Richmond 69-66 the Albany Showcase on Saturday.
For a while Monday night it looked like history would repeat itself, but East Union came to in the final 31 seconds of the game and held off a late surge by Enochs of Modesto for a 55-51 Lancers win at Dalben Center.
STOCKTON - East Union's Jason Betlej won first place at 126 pounds Saturday at the McNair Wrestling Invitational.
MODESTO - The Ripon High boys basketball team scored at least 20 points in each of the first three quarters while limiting Livermore Valley Charter to single-digit scoring in the final three en route to a 74-26 walloping in the 12th Annual Big Valley Christian Holiday Classic on Friday.
The new double-header format for Friday night varsity basketball games in the Valley Oak League can draw larger crowds for girls contests, which now precede ...
STOCKTON - Not even a fire drill could extinguish the hot-shooting display of the Lancers.
RIPON - Ripon Christian had its inside-out attack firing on all cylinders Friday, as it celebrated winter homecoming with a 65-48 drubbing of Trans-Valley League newcomer ...
Weston Ranch High coach Chris Teevan had concerns about his team Friday.
MOUNTAIN HOUSE - Mountain House won't intimidate its opponents with size, but these scrappy Mustangs now have the attention of their Trans-Valley League foes.
RIPON - Despite missing several starters from its normal lineup Wednesdsay, Ripon had members of the junior varsity team come through to help the varsity pin ...
Olivia Vezaldenos was just an eighth grader the last time East Union defeated Kimball.
LATHROP – Although Manteca led Lathrop wire to wire Tuesday night in a 52-42 win to open the Valley Oak League girls season, the host Spartans ...
LATHROP – A game that started as a laugher Tuesday turned into a nail-biter as visiting Manteca held on for a 58-51 win over Lathrop to ...
MODESTO - In the first of many marquee matchups to come in the Valley Oak League, Weston Ranch squeaked out a 62-58 win at Central Catholic ...
Manteca High's Kenny Wooten is one of 755 high school seniors to earn a nomination for the 2016 McDonald's All-American Games.
HILMAR - Ripon owns Hilmar.
RIPON - Ripon Christian snapped out of its early funk and used a 20-4 third-quarter push to sprint past visiting Hughson 53-28 in the Trans-Valley League ...
RIPON - Kaitlyn Morenzone averaged 18.7 points and 11.3 rebounds and was named MVP after leading the Manteca High freshman girls basketball team to ...
The Trans-Valley League could crown two new champions for boys and girls basketball season.