With the progression and mood of a funeral service viewing, Donald Labella led a clean-up crew through his New Jersey home, sifting through the destruction left behind by Hurricane Sandy.
RIPON – Ripon High senior Ruth Waters took full advantage of likely her last shot at Ripon Christian, stifling Ripon Christian point guard Tegan Manus on defense and leading all scorers with 22 points in the Indians' 53-42 win over the Knights Saturday at Ripon Christian.
The Lathrop girls basketball team streamed out of the visitor's locker room, greeting Friday's late evening chill with a sunny disposition.
TRACY – In Manteca's good moments, the Buffaloes were draining 3s, grabbing any rebound available and turning up high-intensity team-defense for minutes at a time.
RIPON – The Ripon Christian boys basketball team had yet to face a team with Turlock Christian's size.
SONORA – The Sierra High freshman girls basketball team remained unblemished during the Valley Oak League season, handling the Sonora Wildcats Friday in league play 44-38.
RIPON - There was nothing Hughson could do.
RIPON – The 2-on-2 basketball games in Grandpa's driveway have been the stuff of family legend, a staple of their holiday get-togethers.
WESTON RANCH - The Weston Ranch High boys basketball team has become a close-knit group.
With a once comfortable double-digit lead dwindled down to just three points, Manteca junior guard Miguel Lopez took matters into his own hands.
OAKDALE - Robbie Gleockler beat the shot clock buzzer with a thrilling trey well beyond the three-point arc to spark an 11-2 run in the final minute and 40 seconds as East Union rallied to batter host Oakdale High 50-36 on Thursday.
TRACY – Sierra High opened its Valley Oak League win over Kimball High on a 21-9 run, the Timberwolves would not surrender the double-digit cushion, stopping the host Jaguars 67-57 Thursday in VOL play.
The Sierra High freshman basketball team remained perfect on the season, sneaking out of Tracy with a 46-43 Valley Oak League victory over the Kimball Jaguars.
WESTON RANCH-Daiveon Leverett is the Valley Oak League's premier big man, a 6-foot, 8-inch forward with the ability to change a game with his length and athleticism.
OAKDALE - Lathrop High wrestling coach Vince Garcia will have to wait another year to take down his alumni.
Manteca is one step closer to achieving the Buffalo Slam after vanquishing visiting Hiram Johnson 75-46 in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...
Manteca High set the tone early on in Tuesday's Sac-Joaquin Section Division III opener.
A 15-minute delay, sloppy field conditions and stretches of torrential rain did little to slow down East Union in its Sac-Joaquin Section Division III opener ...
LATHROP - Lathrop made it a point to defend its home court Tuesday.
There was more than rain falling from the sky Tuesday night as No. 8 Sierra hit Union Mine of El Dorado with 20 shots on ...
FOLSOM – It was a tough day Saturday for local wrestlers Saturday in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III championships as Vista del Lago High.
Six of the seven Sac-Joaquin Section postseason qualifiers from the area will get to enjoy home-field advantage in the opening round next week.
NEWMAN - Ripon could not overcome Payton Church and 16th-seeded Orestimba in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV play-in game Friday, but the young Indians gained valuable ...
STOCKTON – Alexa Garcia is a freshman with no fear, and now she is two matches away from a trip to the California Girls Wrestling Championships.
Sometimes, a miss can lead to a good thing – maybe even a dream coming true.
There isn't an easy path to the finals for the three league titlists from the Manteca area.
Syd'Nee Fryer made visits to a handful of NCAA Division I schools, but she found a home in Southern Oregon.
DELHI - Ripon Christian's girls soccer team topped off its fifth straight Southern League championship season Wednesday with a 2-1 victory at Delhi.
STOCKTON - Not bad for a rebuilding season.
LATHROP - Michael Mills let go of a corner 3 as time expired.