Manteca High used its superior team speed to knock off host Lathrop 72-51 in Valley Oak League girls basketball action Tuesday.
WESTON RANCH - After going scoreless the first four minutes of the fourth quarter, Weston Ranch looked to be on its way to assisting Sierra High into a share of the Valley Oak League championship. A smothering full-court press to close the quarter would hold Sonora scoreless and pull the Cougars to a 54-47 win Tuesday.
The East Union High Lancers came away with a 57-56 overtime victory at Kimball on Tuesday.
Things just got interesting in the Trans-Valley League girls basketball race.
Weston Ranch's boys basketball team still owns bragging rights over Modesto Christian after edging the Crusaders 69-68 Saturday in Salida.
Lathrop High's boys basketball team took a big step backward in its quest for a first Sac-Joaquin Section playoff berth.
STOCKTON – Ripon High wrestling rode the sterling effort of freshman Bret White on Saturday to unseat treigning Sac-Joaquin Section Division V Champion Escalon in a 39-35 team-dual championship.
STOCKTON – When the championship rounds were complete in the Sac-Joaquin Section Girls Regional Tournament Saturday, a pair of Ripon wrestlers finished with titles and opened their pursuit for a State Championship.
LATHROP - The Valley Oak League's reigning boys basketball champion has made a habit of living on the edge this season.
ESCALON - Jake McCreath couldn't wait to take on Trans-Valley League rival Escalon.
Mia Ramirez contributed in every way imaginable for the Manteca Buffaloes, but even her huge offensive night needed the late accompaniment of a clutch 3-pointer from Jessica Hasal with 1:25 remaining in Friday's 55-52 win over Sonora.
A double-double by Will Ward and the sniper-like shooting of Joseph Berry helped Sierra High keep its win streak alive Friday night in a 72-56 romp over Tracy's Kimball High.
Lathrop High was able to come out and establish itself in the opening period, leading Weston Ranch after one period of play. The second period would bring about a few changes, with the Cougars picking up their intensity and pulling off with a 69-56 win Friday in Valley Oak League action.
The postseason begins today and Saturday for high school wrestlers.
Ripon High's girls basketball team will enter a tough stretch in Trans-Valley League play after beating Escalon 42-28 at home Thursday.
RIPON - Ripon High's swim team celebrated Senior Day and another Valley Oak League championship for the girls on Thursday.
It has been seven years since Sierra last won a Valley Oak League championship, the longest title drought under longtime coach Manuel Pires.
It was a celebration of sorts for two East Union High teammates.
LATHROP - With a top of the lineup that went a combined 10 for 14 with eight RBI and Marco Gonzales dominating from the hill, East ...
MODESTO - Manteca's lead in the Valley Oak League keeps getting wider, even if it takes some close calls to get the Buffaloes to where ...
Christian Guzman did all he could to give Lathrop a chance, but his 2-over-39 score was not enough as the Spartans were nipped by Manteca ...
Valley Oak League softball games are tough, but Manteca intra-city games are tougher.
Weston Ranch senior point guard Jaelen Ragsdale has been recognized as the top Division III player in the state by Cal-Hi Sports.
TRACY - Sophomore Christian Guzman finished 2-under 34, and Lathrop set a new team record Tuesday in its 227-240 victory over Sierra at Old River Golf ...
OAKDALE - Manteca High freshman Solmon Aniss qualified for the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Individual Tournament with his third-place finish in the Valley Oak League Singles ...
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Manuel Pires wiped his forehead with the back of his hand, smiled and breathed a sigh of relief.
RIPON - Travis Vander Molen looked at his tragic knee injury as a blessing in disguise.
There was no letting up from Sierra this time around.
A two-out error in the first inning led to three additional runs for Manteca, and visiting Sierra was unable to close that gap and lost ...