It's been two years since Garrett Yrigoyen graduated from Sierra High and Vinnie Devencenzi said goodbye to Weston Ranch.
Without fish, the sport we all know as fishing would not exist. Fortunately, Ray Scott, the founder of Bass Anglers Sportsman Society (BASS), saw the light when he watched a fisherman release a trout back into a stream after being caught. In the early days of bass fishing, anglers kept everything they caught and ate them. In the 70s, that tradition started to change with the introduction of catch and release. Since then, there's rarely ...
After dominating the WSRA Baby Grand division during the past couple of seasons, a series designed for young racers to hone their driving skills in 2/3 scale replica stock cars, Manteca's Jacob Gomes made the move straight to the Western Late Models upon reaching the minimum age of 16 this season. Racing full time at Madera Speedway, Gomes has picked up a couple of podium finishes and sits second in the season point standings behind Modesto's Kyle Gottula.
The Manteca Nuggets Amateur Athletic Union Under-12 girls basketball team has enjoyed a hot start to the 2009 season, winning three out of four tournament championships, and 13 of 14 games.
­ Hopefully there are a handful of Central Valley dwellers that are headed to Alaska this summer on a quest for salmon, trout and the wilds of the north.
The 33rd Annual Manteca City Stroke Play Championship held at the Manteca Golf Course on Sunday.
Demetrius Snaer never gave thought to joining East Union High's track and field team when he first step foot on the campus in the fall of 1989.
I've had sort of an epiphany, as I've been able to catch some of my biggest fish of the year by casting to areas that I normally wouldn't cast to.
I talked to a buddy in Redding on Friday night. His contract was not being renewed. I left my house at 9:13 pm. It wasn't so much a trip to just be there for him, but also for myself. Yeah, I can handle it, I'm only given as much, but that doesn't mean fly fishing on a new river with an old friend won't help. Saturday was in the mid-80s, so after breakfast we made ...
STOCKTON - Former East Union standout ballplayer Ryan Fisher, now an integral piece of the puzzle for the No. 1 ranked UC Irvine Anteaters, has returned home for a weekend series with the Tigers at the University of the Pacific.
Someone once wrote, "You never get a second chance to make a first impression." When it comes to tackle, that quote often stands true. Some baits look great in their packages, but once tied on and fished their stock can rapidly diminish if the bait is faulty or non-productive. Like many anglers, I have my obvious favorites and I have those that have earned a spot in my tackle box but have yet to prove ...
Manteca Park Golf Course is currently holding a Hole in One Challenge to support the Manteca Jr. Golf program.
Northern California's two international race tracks are both set to kick start their 2009 season schedules May 15–17, as the Kawasaki AMA Superbike Showdown, presented by Supercuts, returns to Infineon Raceway near Sonoma.
The Manteca Area Soccer League under 10 and 14 took part in matches Saturday at Woodward Park.
It was July 26, 2007. Tony Zupo Field in Lodi was bathing in a scorching mid-afternoon sun and the Manteca Babe Ruth 13-15-year old all stars were taking the field. Marshall Swift trotted to the mound to warm up with battery mate Jordan Louie. Kevin Allen fielded a grounder at third from first baseman Ryan Sage, then shortstop Ricky Acosta and second baseman Ryan Knisely followed suit. In the outfield, centerfielder Jonathan Davis played catch ...
Anna Arriola had a foot in almost half of the Fury onslaught this past Saturday, when the under-19 girls Manteca Area Soccer League squad thumped the Stockton Bulldogs, 10-2.
The Manteca Cowboys' rookie-team traveled out of town and put its perfect record against an out-of-division opponent this past Saturday.
The Manteca Junior Buffaloes bounced back from their only loss of the season with a simple formula on Saturday in a 46-8 victory over the Los Banos Wildcats.
The Delta Rebels traveled across town to Sierra High last Saturday to square off with the Manteca Chargers in their annual intra-city clash.
The two youngest squads for the Manteca Cowboys remain perfect in their first tour of the DYSA NorCal League.
Gino Campiotti tossed two touchdowns but the Manteca Junior Buffaloes couldn't match scores with the Oakdale Stampede in a 36-14 loss.
The under-19 girls Fury were able to salvage a tie thanks to Fabiola Magana's second-half goal in a 1-1 tie against Stockton.
The offensive line was the difference in the Manteca PeeWee Jaguars' shutout victory on Saturday afternoon.