Delhi and Hilmar High are separated by less than half a dozen miles. While the population is nearly twice as big at Delhi, Hilmar is well known in the valley for its ability to compete in athletics at a higher level than many others of its size, however the Hawks bested them on Tuesday night when they hosted the Yellowjackets to a 3-2 final.
The Hilmar High varsity boys basketball team took second at the Hilmar-Irwin-Stevinson Lions Club Christmas Classic this past weekend after finishing with a 2-1 record, and snapping a four-game losing skid.
Thursday was the start of the Denair Boys Basketball Invitational and the home team and Turlock Christian squared off for the nightcap in what turned out to be a full effort from the Coyotes to end it with a 65-34 win.
Turlock High girls soccer is off to a hot start this season in their inaugural year competing in the winter season after playing their sixth preseason match against Downey High of Modesto on Monday night at Joe Debely.