Modesto

Valley Christian can't get out of big hole against Big Valley

NORTH HIGHLANDS — Saturdays usually are meant for free time and watching college football, and while Valley Christian Academy is used to playing on the first day of the weeke ...

Blowout victory boosts Valley Christian's confidence

CLARKSBURG — Valley Christian Academy earned a big 40-6 Sacramento Metro Athletic League win over Delta on Friday night.The Lions scored three touchdowns in the first quarter ...

There’s nothing soft about Roseville soph’s arm

The high school water polo season began with Roseville coach Brad Molina doing something he’d never done before: He brought up a sophomore to his varsity team.Of course, a 90 ...

Oakmont volleyball wins Watsonville tourney title

Oakmont High School defeated South San Francisco 27-25, 25-8 to win the Watsonville Volleyball Tournament last weekend.Katie Carte and Ally Wubben had nine kills each for the Vikin ...

Woodcreek strikes against Granite Bay in soccer

Lauren Hayano scored in the first half and Kristin Womack scored late as Woodcreek High School defeated Granite Bay 2-0 in a Sierra Foothill League soccer match Friday night at Woo ...

Giants send Roseville native Susac to San Jose

Andrew Susac will have plenty of opportunities to play in front of family and friends in his first season of minor-league baseball.The Roseville native, a second-round draft pick b ...

Playoff field smaller for Roseville-area teams this season

The Roseville area's representation in the Sac-Joaquin Saction basketball playoffs is considerably smaller than last season.There are just five local teams in the playoffs, which w ...

State champ Elliott wins title at Zinkin Classic in Fresno

Jake Elliott of Oakmont won the 152-pound division and teammate Peter Santos placed second at 160 pound at the Zinkin Classic last weekend at Buchanan High School in Fresno.Elliott ...

Shorthanded Valley Christian falls to Big Valley

Valley Christian Academy was missing several key players in a 42-6 nonleague loss to Big Valley Christian on Friday night in Modesto.Cameron Woodside (concussion), Teagan Mowry (an ...

Guilmet’s all-star outing is short and sweet

MODESTO — Cameras and camera phones clicked away as Preston Guilmet jogged from the bullpen along the left-field line to the pitcher’s mound at John Thurman Field on Tuesday ni ...