Denair High tennis head coach Bill Weber has his sights set on a long and prosperous future the Coyote program and he is off to a good start. After Friday's Southern Athletic League tournament, Denair can boast two league winners in the mixed doubles and the boys singles brackets.
A local face will be taking over the Denair High School football head coaching duties.
The Turlock High Bulldogs boys' tennis team sent two squads into the semifinal round of Thursday's Central California doubles tournament that was hosted in Atwater High.
Pitman and Turlock High competed in the Central California Conference Center Meet in Atwater High for the third time this season, and for the third time in a row, the Pitman varsity girls won, while the boys boasted their second win in three meets on Wednesday afternoon.
The Hilmar High boys varsity golf team failed to pick up a Trans Valley League championship this past Monday at La Contenta Golf Course.
Pitman, which has been neck and neck with Merced all season long, placed second for both the girls and boys in the Central California Conference Championship meet that took place at Golden Valley High on Saturday to finish just behind Merced in the CCC.
Turlock High's Ryan Asai went into Tuesday's Central California Conference singles tournament with high hopes. The Bulldog boasted an undefeated record heading into the tournament, but met his match in Merced's Juan Ciudad in the semifinal round.
The Turlock High boys varsity golf team has won its fourth Central California Conference tournament in the last five years after edging out Pitman and Buhach on Monday at the Merced Country Club.
After three years of getting dominated by Merced (10-2), the Pitman High (9-3) varsity softball team finally made history on Friday afternoon, topping the Bears at home, 3-2, and snapping an eight game losing streak that dated back to the 2012 season.
The Turlock Christian varsity softball team has now boasted back-to-back league wins after beating Stone Ridge Christian on Friday, 16-5.
The Turlock High (8-2) varsity baseball team has quietly yet steadily been creeping and stalling just behind or barely ahead of Pitman High for the top spot in the Central California Conference for most the year.
Friday marked the third time this season that both Delhi and Denair High met for one final showdown on the tennis courts as the battle for second place in the Southern Athletic League continued heading into the final two matches.
Going into the Central California Conference varsity swim meet this weekend, Pitman High is making a run for the title on both the boys (4-1) and girls (4-1) teams, trailing only Merced, and sitting nicely with a pool filled with both veteran talent and leadership.
Thursday's Central California Conference showdown between Turlock and Pitman High's boys' golf teams proved to be a very significant contest as the battle for second place heated up.
The battle for first place in the Central California Conference varsity girls soccer standings is heating up.
The Turlock Seadogs can't stop tasting victory in the Mid Valley Swim League this season.
The U13 Rage Volleyball squad was led by four soon-to-be Hilmar High Yellowjacket's, as they sent their youngest team of five to the USA Junior National American Championships which took place at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center this past weekend and concluded on Monday.
Whitney Barnes, Jadyn Tubbs and Julia Handy all have something in common-their hometown is Turlock and they are part of the best U15 Club Volleyball squad in the nation.
Four - that is how many baseballs the Turlock American 11-year olds hit over the fence Monday at Osborn Park in Atwater during an All Stars matchup against crosstown rivals, the Turlock Nationals.
Local players made some big plays in Friday's 30th annual Rotary North v. South All Star football game at Veterans Stadium in Merced.
The 10-year-old Turlock American All Star team is rolling.
Lyle Zimmer knows a thing or two about winning.
The Turlock American 12-year-old All Star group is a unique squad for first year All Star head coach Scott Ericksen.
The Turlock National 11-year-old All Stars come into the season as the runner-up for the 10-year-old District 73 title, something the squad hopes to improve on this year.
The Turlock American 11-year-old All Star squad is looking strong.
First year Majors coach Jeff Naranjo will now serve as first year head man for the Turlock National 10-year-old All Stars.
Kirk Johnson has all the confidence in the world that his Turlock American 10-year-old All Stars can go to distance when the District 73 tournament begins this weekend.
The development of former Turlock High Bulldog Dakota Edwards has seen its ups and downs at the collegiate level but after an impressive summer baseball outing the previous week, the local right-handed pitcher seems to be on the upswing.
Coming off a rivalry victory, the Stanislaus Babe Ruth Cardinals battled in two doubleheader series this past weekend, beginning with a Friday matchup against Hollister and concluding on Sunday night against Bullard.