As the spring season begins for high school softball programs around the area, local teams of the Southern Athletic League look to be on the verge of respective breakout seasons.
Denair and Delhi High have never really established dominant baseball programs in the past, but after a few changes in the offseason things might finally be looking up.
Hilmar varsity baseball is going to have a tough time competing in a very tight Trans Valley League this upcoming season after the top three teams tallied 10-plus league victories just a year ago.
For the third year in a row Turlock Christian will meet Valley Christian in the Division VI Sac-Joaquin section championship game for varsity girls' basketball.
Turlock High's golf teams have dominated the Central California Conference over the past several years but last year was a different story after Buhach Colony won by two strokes.
It looks like Turlock's varsity boys' tennis team will have another grand opportunity to secure another Central California Conference title during the 2016 season, according to head coach Jack Schneider and the entire lineup for the Bulldogs.
Wednesday marked the beginning of spring sports for a large portion of the Pitman girls basketball team after losing to the sixth-seeded Bella Vista in the first round of the Division II Sac-Joaquin Section tournament, 57-32.
Tuesday will go down in the record books as an unforgettable night for the Turlock Christian High varsity girls basketball team.
One year really made the difference for head coach John Acha and his Pitman High varsity baseball team.
Due to a lack of varsity play from many of the up and coming players, Turlock baseball head coach Mark de la Motte is now boasting probably his most inexperienced team to-date, but it might not all be bad, considering they compete in an always interesting Central California Conference and return a few of the area's top hitters.
Turlock High's Madi Mayol and Jared Bernardi know a thing or two about excelling in the classroom and on the field.
While a number of Turlock and Pitman high varsity wrestlers did well at the Sac-Joaquin Divisional tournament held at Lincoln High in Stockton this past weekend, only one local athlete came home a champion - the Pride's Adam Velasquez (120).
Friday marked a historic day for both Turlock and Pitman High's athletic programs. For the first time in their history, they met on the basketball court for a playoff game in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Division I opening round.
Coming off a dismal season just a year ago, the Hilmar High softball team is back at it, but this time with a Turlock High alumna at the helm in Kara Oleson.
Hilmar soccer head coach Louie Bettencourt recently won a Section title with the boys team during the 2015 fall season, and now he wishes to do the same, but on the girls side.
Delhi and Denair High tennis teams both fared well on Friday in the final day of the Southern Athletic League co-ed tennis championship.
Turlock baseball avoided a three-game sweep on Friday, beating Pitman 9-7 in a dramatic ending at Pitman High.
Pitman and Turlock track and field teams had one last meet to make their mark in the Central California Conference Center and decide the winners ...
Bailey Old of Turlock had himself quite a day on Thursday in the Bulldogs crosstown meeting with Pitman at the Turlock Golf Country Club.
Ziya Ziya and Kellen Ireland are the 2016 boys' doubles champions for the Central California Conference after topping the No. 1 team in the bracket ...
Pitman varsity baseball scored seven runs in the third inning and Bradley Enos pitched a complete game and allowed just two runs as the Pride ...
Turlock's Alex Lima and Pitman's Nick Gianfortone battled for the Central California Conference singles championship on Thursday in boys' tennis. Unfortunately, there had ...
Turlock and Pitman High boys' tennis dominated the Central California Conference tournament on Tuesday.
It's been the story of two opposites for two tennis teams in the Southern Athletic League this year in Delhi and Denair High.
Pitman varsity baseball commenced their three game series with Turlock with an impressive performance from sophomore pitcher Brett Hagen.
Both Turlock and Pitman High's golf teams are off to a 4-0 start in the Central California Conference leading up to next week's ...
In the final dual meeting of the year, Pitman's varsity boys and girls came out on top in Friday's crosstown swim meeting with ...
For the first time in over a decade, the Turlock varsity softball team defeated Pitman in a mercy-rule decision after an 11-1 final on Friday.
Hilmar baseball overcame a five-run deficit in the seventh inning to defeat Ceres High on Thursday in dramatic fashion, 11-10.
For the third consecutive season the Turlock varsity boys' tennis team is perfect in the regular season and for the second straight year, under head ...