STOCKTON - Dixon batted around its order to plate seven runs in the first inning, and it was an onslaught Ripon could not recover from in a 15-7 Sac-Joaquin Section Division V playoff loss Wednesday at Billy Hebert Field.
LODI - An epic 3-hour and 15-minute marathon of dueling aces ended in heartbreak for Manteca High's baseball team at Tony Zupo Field Wednesday.
GALT – With the bases loaded and the game knotted at one apiece, Kalvin Prins knew that this was his chance to do something big.
MODESTO – Jerrica Hauck is one step closer to her dream of reaching the state meet.
After being pushed and pulled for two halves and half of an overtime period, Manteca's Sialei Manuleleua made her mark. Manuleleua took a quick pass back from Sammie Morris and then beat the Livingston keeper, ushering the Buffaloes to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV semifinals with a 1-0 win Tuesday.
The Sierra Timberwolves could not have got a better opening to its first round Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV contest, scoring the game's first goal before surrendering two unanswered for a 2-1 season-ending loss Tuesday.
It was perhaps the most telling scene of the game.
STOCKTON - Finding the fairways with good distance wasn't the problem for East Union golf standout Will Brink during the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Tournament Monday.
Ripon High's Corey Winter was disqualified in the 100 butterfly but didn't leave the Sac-Joaquin Section Swim Finals empty handed on Saturday.
Manteca was the place to be this past weekend for golfers with aspirations of climbing the amateur ranks of the California golf scene.
LODI – With some of the best up-and-coming swimmers in the region pushing themselves to season-best times, continuing on into the Sac-Joaquin Section Finals is no easy task for area boys swimmers.
It took 10.48 seconds for Kolton Cody to put himself on the map.
Sierra High will have its hands full in its attempt to repeat as Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV softball champion.
A veteran pitching staff helped Manteca High's baseball team reached the Sac-Joaquin Section finals as a low-seeded team last season.
The Valley Oak League has been well represented in the Sac-Joaquin Section girls soccer playoffs in the last decade.
SACRAMENTO - Lathrop isn't flying under the radar anymore.
RIPON - Ripon Christian's small roster just got even smaller after splitting the first two games of its own 23rd annual Lady Knights Invitational on ...
TRACY - Jim Agostini has three more days to figure out what is troubling his East Union girls basketball team at the start of games.
DIXON - Ripon caught fire in the third quarter Tuesday, outscoring Woodland 28-3 in the period on the way to a lopsided 76-44 Indians win in ...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Rex Ryan's inability to back up his boasts of building a bully - particularly on defense - in Buffalo led to ...
SACRAMENTO – Lathrop closed an eight-point fourth-quarter deficit on the hot hand of Junior Ballard to force overtime Saturday and scored one more point than Oakland ...
Laura Williams is such a dedicated golfer that she gave up a year's worth of her high school experience to work on her game.
Sierra girls tennis coach Ed Melfort knew what he was getting in Kaitlyn Rausa, an incoming freshman who has worked extensively with him through the ...
It was a lot closer than it needed to be.
It is not how it goes in, but that it goes in that counts.
MODESTO - East Union's girls basketball team rebounded well after its first setback of the season on Thursday, overcoming an 11-point third-quarter deficit to Beyer ...
OAKDALE - Reigning Trans-Valley League champion Ripon Christian got a sneak preview of what's to come Thursday in the 47th Oakdale Rotary Classic.
LATHROP - The Lathrop High girls soccer team was well on its way to a one-sided win over visiting Weston Ranch in the Spartans' first Valley ...
ANTIOCH - Down three starters, including second-leading scorer Asia Stamps (ankle), the Weston Ranch girls basketball team relied on Justice Stitt to provide a spark on ...
RIPON - A reduction in turnovers normally leads to more points. In the case of the Ripon Christian girls basketball team Wednesday night, it led to ...