National Signing Day saw two local football standouts commit to playing at the next level of competition. Pitman High's Chris Martinez and Turlock High's Nicolas Berry signed their official letters of intent on Wednesday after each received football scholarships to their respective four-year universities.
The Hilmar High boys soccer team started the second half of league on a high note. It took less than 10 minutes for Hilmar to set the tone on Monday night against Mountain House, on their way to earning a statement 6-1 win.
The first time Pitman and Atwater boys' basketball teams squared off on Jan.4, the game was decided by three points in a game where the Pride lost 49-46. The margin of victory was the same for Wednesday night's second Central California Conference battle between the two, but the winner was different.