CERES - Jack Weaver rolled right, twirled away from Ceres linebacker Andrew Rosien-Gibson and darted toward the left sideline.
RIPON - Two big plays by Stone Ridge Christian's Jonathan Collazo and a missed extra point by Ripon Christian proved to be the difference Friday night as Stone Ridge Christian eked out a 14-13 win over host Ripon Christian in non-league football action.
STOCKTON - The Cougars' defense rose to the occasion each time against the seemingly high-powered Edison offense on Friday.
LATHROP - Lathrop had defending Trans-Valley League co-champion Hilmar on the ropes late in the second quarter but could not deliver the knockout blow in a 16-14 loss at Bennie Gatto Field.
GALT - Ripon head coach Chris Musseman was worried that a potential letdown was unfolding before his eyes.
RIPON – In the end, it came down to defense.
TRACY - In a sloppy season opener totaling eight turnovers and few offensive highlights, Lathrop running back Michael Ramos made the biggest play as the Spartans escaped at West's Steve Lopez Stadium with a 21-14 win on Friday.
MOUNTAIN HOUSE - Ripon Christian had plenty to contend with in Friday's zero-week opener.
CERES - Malik Vega-Tatum sparked Weston Ranch's second-half surge by returning the opening kickoff 85 yards for a touchdown, and he struck again with a 95-yard pick-six as the Cougars rallied past Ceres 40-13 Friday night.
Eric Reis can't wait to see how his players fare in pads.
Many of its stars have graduated since its historic 2015 run, but Sierra has had little trouble getting players to participate in its summer program.
A battle of unbeatens and defending Sac-Joaquin Section champions played out Tuesday with Michelle Castro hitting a solo home run and an RBI double to lead East Union past Sierra 2-0 in Valley Oak League action at the Northgate Softball Complex.
Lania Taylor did not score a point for the East Union girls basketball team Friday night, but she helped steer the Valley Oak League championship showdown with host Manteca the Lancers' way at just the right time.
Go to any Sierra High baseball game, and you are likely to hear, "Let's get to the next batter," coming from the dugout. The Timberwolves football team borrowed a page from Jack Thomson's playbook and parlayed it into a state championship.
CHOWCHILLA – Attention Hollywood screenwriters.
STOCKTON - Weston Ranch scored three times in the first half Friday and that was all the Cougars would need to defeat visiting Kimball 20-0 and ...
Eric Reis could see the dejected faces on his players after Manteca's 32-14 loss at Central Catholic two weeks ago.
Dom Rea scored five touchdowns for Manteca on Thursday in a 72-12 shellacking of visiting Lathrop in freshman Valley Oak League action at Guiss Schmiedt ...
JoJo Espinosa had standout performances on both sides of the ball Friday night to lead East Union to a 14-6 win over visiting Kimball of ...
East Union greatly improved its chances to qualify for the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs Friday night at Dino Cunial Field after fending off visiting Kimball, 28-6.
ESCALON - Brendan Fugit didn't think he even had a chance to get a hand on the ball when Escalon's Dylan Azevedo tried to ...
LATHROP - The Manteca High Buffaloes employed a stingy defense and a few big plays on offense to roll past Lathrop on Friday, 32-6.
RIPON - Ripon Christian High looked good early on against visiting Mariposa Friday.
OAKDALE - Oakdale appeared to be on its way to a fourth straight blowout win Friday at The Corral, but Weston Ranch showed some fight in ...
Central Catholic erupted for 28 second-quarter points and held host Sierra to negative rushing yards on the way to a 70-10 shellacking of the Timberwolves ...
There's no such thing as a down year for Escalon, says Ripon head coach Chris Musseman.
Jacob DeJesus was in on the first three Manteca touchdowns Thursday and Trabron Russell ground out 148 yards to lead the still-undefeated Buffaloes to a ...
SALIDA – It is not over until it is over – and that does not necessarily mean when time runs out.
MODESTO - Manteca was able to slug it out with Central Catholic in Friday's anticipated clash of Valley Oak League heavyweights at David Patton Field.
STOCKTON - The perpetual Battle for I-5 trophy once again belongs to the Lathrop High Spartans.