CHOWCHILLA – Attention Hollywood screenwriters.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Justin Rice ran 19 times for 216 yards and two touchdowns as Central Catholic handed San Marino a 56-21 loss to win the Division Open - Small Schools CIF State Football Championship Bowl Game on Saturday night. It's the fourth straight state Bowl Game title for the Raiders. They are also one of two teams from the Valley Oak League to earn a state championship, joining Sierra.
CHOWCHILLA – It was the sort of scenario every high school quarterback dreams of finding himself in.
CHOWCHILLA – Sierra's dynamic tandem of Mark Vicente and Mark Paule Jr. teamed up to lead a heart-stopping 88-yard, 11-play drive in the closing minutes of the California Interscholastic Federation Division IV-A championship game Saturday against host Chowchilla.
TRACY - Junior Ballard and the rest of the Lathrop boys basketball team aren't showing signs of wear yet.
Jeff Harbison's players have been a little too loose in practice for his liking.
BURNET, Texas (AP) - A former assistant high school football coach was sentenced to probation Monday after pleading guilty to assault for an attack on a game referee by two of his players.
Five Ripon Christian standouts earned all-Southern League first-team honors, while three others made the second team.
Mark Paule Jr. has starred on the offensive side for Sierra High's football team, but after Saturday's CIF State Division IV-A Regional Bowl Game victory over Sutter he gave the defense its due.
YUBA CITY – Geo Juarez would have nothing to do with it.
Two players from cross-town rival schools share the Utility Player of the Year award on the All-Valley Oak League team.
Undersized but tough, Ripon High's Jacob Duxbury and Matthew Ysit managed to stand out enough to earn top honors on the All-Trans-Valley League team.
They are two programs from two schools that couldn't be any more different, and their worlds collide Saturday at River Valley High's Falcon Stadium in the CIF State Regional Division IV-A Northern California Bowl Game.
RIPON - Chris Johnson reluctantly took over as Ripon High head football coach in 2004.
Now, it's back to business as usual for Sierra High's football team.
MODESTO - East Union went toe to toe with Valley Oak League-leading Central Catholic at David Patton Field, but turnovers doomed the Lancers in a 41-0 ...
LE GRAND - Julian Diaz scored on a short run in the final two minutes to lead a fourth-quarter rally over Ripon Christian.
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.