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  • Legacy roundup: Milliennium takes Manteca tournament
    published on Wed, 01 Oct 2014 03:44:16 GMT
    The Millennium '00, a Davis Legacy U14 girls soccer team, went to Manteca last weekend and brought home the Champions Cup trophy. The locals allowed no goals in four games, starting things by waxing Cal Odyssey 99, 5-0, behind a hat trick from Larisa Mercado and single goals from Tessa Malone and Brooke Rubinstein....
  • Cal-Mex Baseball: Diablos give Dodgers a devil of a time
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:14:28 GMT
    Munoz pitched a 4-hit gem to help the Diablos to a 13-0 seven inning victory over the Stockton Dodgers in Cal-Mex Baseball League B Division playoff action Sunday afternoon at Stribley Park. The win, combined with a 9-3 Diablos victory against the Dodgers earlier in the day, ended the Stockton squad's season....
  • Stats and Breakdown: Central Catholic stuns Manteca in OT
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 01:52:02 GMT
    Manteca High football captains Dom Pisano, Hector Soto and Lechi Nkwocha listen to officials before their game at Central Catholic Friday. Manteca High football beat Central Catholic....
  • Manteca-Central Catholic Player of the Game: Justin Rice
    published on Sat, 27 Sep 2014 23:34:33 GMT
    Central Catholic High tailback Justin Rice dominated Manteca for four touchdowns in the Raiders' 29-28 overtime win Friday at Patton Field. All week, I wondered how Manteca High football would defend and deal with Central Catholic senior Jared Rice....
  • Valley Oak League instant classic
    published on Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:49:20 GMT
    Rice, a Modesto-Central Catholic junior, scored all four of his team's touchdowns on the ground and scored the game-winning two-point conversion in a 29-28 VOL-opening overtime classic Friday at Patton Field. “Great, great high school football,” Buffaloes coach Eric Reis said....
  • Lawrence: Realignment sets up compelling races
    published on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:52:24 GMT
    First, it turned deep-seeded rivalries into all-important league games with the Tri-City Athletic League - St. Mary's vs. Lincoln, Tracy vs. West and Lodi vs. Tokay. Two, it made the San Joaquin Athletic Association a six-team battle for Stockton....
  • X-Factors: Manteca at Central Catholic
    published on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 05:32:23 GMT
    Manteca High football heads to Modesto to face Central Catholic and open Valley Oak League play Friday night. . The six defending Sac-Joaquin Section football champions are Folsom , Del Oro , Manteca , Central Catholic , Le Grand and Bradshaw Christian ....
  • California Author Releases Getaway Day
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:21:08 GMT
    When a father gives to his son, they both laugh. When a son gives to his father, they both cry....
  • California Author Releases Coming of Age Story About Family, Cancer, Baseball and Determination
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:10:13 GMT
    California author, Ken White, is pleased to announce the promotion of his coming of age story, "Getaway Day." In an attempt to fulfill his father's dying wish to play catch with baseball legend Mickey Mantle, a young boy from humble beginnings must go through a heart-wrenching rite of passage and ultimately emerge a man....
  • Manteca, Sierra rise in Cal-Hi Sports NorCal bowl rankings
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 05:59:09 GMT
    The Buffaloes and Timberwolves, both 3-0, both had byes in Week 3 after three impressive nonleague wins. Manteca moved up to 13th and Sierra to 20th in MaxPreps' Sac-Joaquin Section Top 25, and now, they're up a spot in Cal-Hi Sports' list, too....
  • California Author Releases Coming Of Age Story About Family, Cancer, Baseball And Determination
    published on Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:14:33 GMT
    PRLog - Sep. 23, 2014 - MODESTO, Calif. -- California Author Releases Coming Of Age Story About Family, Cancer, Baseball And Determination California author, Ken White, is pleased to announce the promotion of his coming of age story, Getaway Day ....
  • Five local football players named Cal-Hi Sports State Stat Stars
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:23:33 GMT
    Sierra High football tailback Mark Paule Jr. made the Cal-Hi Sports State Stat Stars list for the third straight week. Five local football players - two from Stockton, two from Tracy, one from Manteca - were named to the Cal-Hi Sports State Stat Stars weekly list Thursday....
  • Sac-Joaquin Section Football Top 25 Rankings: Sierra Busts In
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:07:32 GMT
    Sierra High football is ranked for the first time in the Sac-Joaquin Section Top 25. The VOL includes eight teams, and to fit all of the matchups into a regular-season schedule, league play starts in Week 4. That's already next Friday, Sept. 26. The VOL showed up huge on the latest Sac-Joaquin Section football Top 25 rankings, released Tuesday and compiled by The Sacramento Bee's Joe Davidson via MaxPreps.com....
  • Players to Watch: Kimball at Tracy
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:07:24 GMT
    Kimball High running back Jacob Taloa is key in his team's trip to Tracy Friday. The Record's high school football Game of the Week for Week 3 is a battle for the west side of the 209....
  • College of Idaho Football Scores Second Win at Home Opener
    published on Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:07:40 GMT
    Nearly 5,000 students, alums and fans packed into the Simplot Stadium in Caldwell for the College of Idaho football home opener Sept. 13-the first home game played by the school's football team in 37 years....
  • X-Factors: Sierra at Chavez
    published on Fri, 12 Sep 2014 01:24:48 GMT
    Sierra High tailback Mark Paule Jr. leads the Sac-Joaquin Section and is tied for first in the state with 10 rushing touchdowns. In last year's Chavez-Sierra football game, defense was like the Loch Ness Monster, Eddie Murphy's singing career or Sasquatch....
  • Ronald Floyd Strmiska Sr.
    published on Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:19:44 GMT
    Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin on June 12, 1941 to Floyd and Mabel Strmiska. He passed away at his home in Stockton at the age of 73 on September 3rd....
  • Manteca football 7th on Cal-Hi Sports bowl ranks; Escalon's Loureiro's dazzling record
    published on Thu, 04 Sep 2014 03:07:03 GMT
    Manteca High football is No. 7 in Cal-Hi Sports' first NorCal Division II bowl rankings of 2014....
  • Storylines Abound: Prep Football Week 1
    published on Thu, 04 Sep 2014 01:34:48 GMT
    Calaveras High tailback Connor Hamilton ran for 281 yards and six TDs at McNair. He and the Redskins host the Escalon Cougars in Week 1. Offense was the story Friday night of Week 0. In case you needed proof, here are a few scores - some close, some not: McNair 55, Calaveras 48; Sierra 54, Ripon 7; Chavez 40, Modesto-Gregori 36. Tailbacks went off for massive games, as Sierra junior Mark Paule Jr. stunned Ripon with 202 rushing yards and seven touchdowns....
  • Letters -- Published Sept. 4, 2014
    published on Thu, 04 Sep 2014 01:21:18 GMT
    I would like to thank Cindy Milford for her commitment and leadership in many of our chapter's projects. I'd also like to thank Daphne Hannig and Julie Pichardo who came to help their AAUW relatives at the booth....