The United States men's national soccer team might have frustrated some spectators after their opening round loss to Colombia but they put any doubt of an early exit to bed after their 4-0 walloping over Costa Rica in their match on Tuesday.
Brett Cumberland is chasing something more than just individual success. Although that came this past season, after a different offseason regime that provided the Turlock native with an ability to perform at a higher level than his peers.
For the fourth consecutive season, the Turlock Seadogs summer youth swim program placed first at the Tracy Invitational, sweeping through their opponents with a large number of talented swimmers on both the girls and boys side.
Although a combined 17 athletes from Turlock and Pitman high track and field teams made it to the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Masters meet at Elk Grove High last week, no locals will move on to the State meet.
Hilmar's varsity baseball and softball teams were, by many standards, the surprise of the year - at least in the Trans-Valley League, and in a year where there wasn't much of an expectation heading in.