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 ...
The NASCAR Camping World Series West returned to Madera Speedway for the first time since 2003 last Saturday with the NAPA Auto Parts/Toyota 150 presented by Exclusive Energy Drink.
A not-so-scientific internet test revealed something others have had inklings about for some time.
Sunday's NorCal Play Day Single Tournament at Woodward Park brought 124 teams from throughout California to compete in 174 games.
Basketball players competed in a high school division game at the Manteca Boys & Girls club.
Former Chicago Cubs pitcher "Jammin'" James Matas held the 3rd Annual Rotary Club Pitching Clinic Saturday at the Lathrop Community Center. Besides learning pitching techniques and conditioning from a former big leaguer, each camper walked away with a Jammin' James Pitching Clinic T-Shirt.
I was on my way to Lathrop Saturday just after the Raiders selected Maryland wide-out Darrius Heyward-Bey with the seventh pick in the 2009 NFL Draft.
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