Jordan Kron's no-hit bid nearly turned into a disastrous loss for East Union, which held on to beat visiting Gregori of Modesto 9-7 Thursday at Agostini Field.
The Valley Oak League soccer standings will have plenty of time to officially shape up, but they definitely made the first shift after Kimball High's 2-0 win over the visiting Manteca Buffaloes Thursday in the conference opener.
For East Union, the plans are always a little bigger and the expectations are second to none. That won't change this season. The Lancers look up for the task after a 210-237 victory over Oakdale in Valley Oak League play Thursday.
Weston Ranch was able to continue its unblemished opening to the Valley Oak League season, blasting East Union 9-0 Thursday in a one-sided league win.
Tagged with the 13th and final seed of the CIF Northern California Regional Championships, Shasta of Redding travelled to Manteca Wednesday to meet No. 4 Sierra as the decided underdog.
Weston Ranch's boys basketball team doesn't mind road trips.
RIPON – It was a tale of two halves and the most important moments came in the opening minutes of the second. Ripon expounded on its first half lead by adding a pair of goals in no time, distancing itself from Ripon Christian in a 6-0 win Wednesday.
It could not have been any closer for the Lathrop Spartans.
After a walk in the park in its last win Ripon was expecting a stiffer challenge from Delhi in Wednesday's nonleague matchup. The Indians weren't in awe, jumping on Delhi early and never relinquishing control in a 12-2 mercy-rule road game win.
Tonight marks the second straight year that both of Ripon Christian's basketball teams will compete in the CIF Northern California Division V Regional Championships.
Sierra and Weston Ranch failed to capture their first Sac-Joaquin Section boys basketball championship last week, but both still have a chance to make school history tonight when the CIF Northern California Division III Regional Championships tip off.
Manteca High's boys tennis team played its eighth match in seven days Tuesday at the Manteca Regional Tennis Center.
Julia Martinez wasn't just one of the tallest, most intimidating volleyball players in the Valley Oak League.
Humboldt State was Sammie Morris' first choice all along.
LATHROP – The Lathrop Spartans got a solid outing from starting pitcher Mikey Pereznegron and a five-run third inning to power past visiting Gregori High 6-0 Tuesday.
Things just got real for area boys volleyball teams.
LINDEN - Mark Rodriguez came through in clutch situations during East Union's 5-3 extra-innings victory over previously-undefeated Linden on Monday.
Sierra broke into the win column Saturday with a 25-23, 16-25, 15-11 win over Lathrop in the Sierra Boys Volleyball Tournament.
East Union had already battled back twice from deficits, and Brayden Hardcastle came oh so close to tying it back up in the bottom of ...
Thanks to Tawny Deerinck, the science wing at Manteca High may need a new skylight.
LATHROP - Lathrop's first four batters reached in the bottom of the seventh, but visiting Chavez was able to limit the damage for a 9-7 ...
STOCKTON - Manuel Rubio pitched three innings and went 3 for 4 with three runs at the plate, helping Weston Ranch complete a series sweep of ...
Jhai Flowers set a new school record in the pole vault in helping Lathrop's boys track and field team trample host Manteca 111-23 in ...
RIPON - Ripon hit the pool swimming Thursday, dominating visiting Sierra and Kimball to sweep the Valley Oak League-opening tri-meet at Ervin Zador Aquatic Center.
Manteca's Gino Campiotti broke open a close game in the sixth inning with a bases-clearing double and pitched five innings to get the win ...
RIPON - Things were looking bleak just a week ago for the Ripon boys golf team.
East Union was held to two hits but was rewarded for its patience at the plate in a 3-1 win over visiting Atwater on Wednesday.
A rough start was only part of the reason for Sierra High's 5-3 loss to visiting Turlock on Wednesday.
Sometimes patience wins out over power.
PATTERSON - One day after winning a pitchers duel against powerhouse Ceres, Manteca squeaked past Patterson 11-10 in a slugfest Wednesday.