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  • High School Track and Field: Friends, family help lift St. Mary's runner Updated at
    published on Fri, 29 May 2015 07:33:14 GMT
    Schantell Williams is beginning to learn just how many friends she has supporting her during her memorable run through the high school track and field season, continuing with the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters' trials Thursday at Elk Grove. Less than 24 hours after her grandmother passed away, and just days after learning her best friend Jelia Brice-Montgomery of Bear Creek had her season end with an injury, Williams ran with a heavy heart en route to a possible bid to the state meet June 5-6 at Ve...
  • Sac-Joaquin Section Girls Soccer: Lancers blank Buffs for title
    published on Sat, 16 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Ilena Rivera and the East Union girls soccer team certainly savored the program's first section championship a year ago. But this time around, it was intensely personal for the sophomore Rivera and the Lancers....
  • Twin delight: Four-year-olds add to Mother's Day bliss Posted at
    published on Sun, 10 May 2015 02:07:16 GMT
    One of the greatest joys in life is becoming a parent, says Manteca mother Joanna Lira, and when you're the mother of twins, it's double the bliss. “Well you're definitely never bored,” said Lira, mother of two sassy 4-year-old twins Mariana and Rosalinda....
  • Manure-Covered Car Helps Deputies Spot Suspected Vandals
    published on Fri, 08 May 2015 20:00:58 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • Girls Soccer: East Union's title quest continues
    published on Fri, 08 May 2015 07:42:21 GMT
    MANTECA - Top-seeded East Union advanced to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III soccer semifinals with a 4-0 victory Thursday over No. 8 Benicia at Dino Cunial Field....
  • Benicia High School girls soccer team eliminated from the playoffs
    published on Fri, 08 May 2015 04:39:24 GMT
    The No. 8-seeded Benicia High School girls soccer team's season came to an end on Thursday after losing to top-seeded East Union of Manteca, 4-0, in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoffs....
  • High school girls soccer: Pioneer edged by Manteca 1-0 in Division...
    published on Thu, 07 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    When the members of the Pioneer girls soccer team arrived at Manteca High School for their quarterfinal playoff game Thursday, they were greeted with what their coach thinks was a not-so-subliminal message. “The scoreboard was on and they had the score from their previous game, because they beat Vallejo High School, 7-0,” Anibal Morales said....
  • Benicia Higha s Sara Hingley scores in overtime to give Panthers 2-1 win in playoffs
    published on Wed, 06 May 2015 06:35:27 GMT
    Benicia High's Sara Hingley tries to control a high bouncing pass defended by Ceres' Karina Torrez during Tuesday evening's Sac-Joaquin Section playoff game at Drolette Stadium. Hingley scored the game-winning goal in a second overtime....
  • Girls Soccer: Lancers finish perfect VOL run Posted at
    published on Thu, 30 Apr 2015 08:29:48 GMT
    Rivera, a 4-foot-8 sophomore, scored on a header off a corner kick late in the first half, the only goal in a 1-0 East Union road win over Manteca Wednesday at Guss Schmiedt Field. The Lancers head back to the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs, which begin Tuesday, vying to defend last year's Division IV championship....
  • Briefs
    published on Thu, 30 Apr 2015 04:59:17 GMT
    MANTECA - Law enforcement officers will help serve customers at Chili's Restaurant, 2262 Daniels St., in Manteca from 5 to 9 p.m. today, but their tips won't go into their pockets. They'll be donating them to Special Olympics Northern California....
  • Built to Last
    published on Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:30:56 GMT
    After giving up two quick runs, however, Sierra High's diminutive left-hander dominated one of the Sac-Joaquin Section's elite programs. Soto finished with a six-hitter and Steven Rios belted a bases-loaded double to lead Sierra to a 4-2 victory over Oakdale Wednesday at home in a showdown between Valley Oak League co-leaders....