Last year's Modesto Metro Conference champions Downey came out and rocked Pitman High in the season opener, 30-14 ,after jumping out to an early lead and never letting up.
Before returning to Friday night lights in the 2015 preseason, Turlock, Hilmar and Los Banos varsity football teams met on Saturday for a final three-team scrimmage.
Just 13 days before their regular season match on the court, Turlock and Hilmar high volleyball teams met for a scrimmage on Tuesday afternoon, looking for a leg-up before real competition begins.
Turlock's love of football came long before Tom Brandstater and Colin Kaepernick went from hometown heroes to NFL quarterbacks. Turlock native and former sports editor Richard Paolinelli knows in high school football, every fourth quarter comeback, rivalry matchup and playoff run is important to the players and fans. Paolinelli pays tribute to Turlock's Friday night warriors in his new book "From the Fields: A History of Prep Football in Turlock."
Turlock and Pitman high cross country teams are already back in action and looking forward to improving on last year's results in a competitive Central California Conference.
After resurrecting the program at Hilmar High back in 2009, head coach Howie Tremble has been gradually working towards improving and growing the team. His efforts have paid off and this year's Yellowjacket roster is almost double last year's team.
It was a respective one-two finish in the Central California Conference last season for Pitman and Turlock High's volleyball teams.
For the last three seasons, the Hilmar High varsity volleyball team has consistently been one of the top programs in the area.
The Turlock Christian High varsity volleyball team has been a dominant force in the playoffs over the last three years.
Denair and Delhi high schools have been waiting for the start of the 2015 volleyball season and an opportunity to compete for a Southern Athletic League title.
Local players made some big plays in Friday's 30th annual Rotary North v. South All Star football game at Veterans Stadium in Merced.
In his first year as an All-Star head coach, Pitman's John Acha led the West team that was filled with multiple Turlock representatives-seven to be exact-into the 26th annual Modesto Sunrise Rotary Baseball Classic for one final showdown of the year against the East team.
Andy Jennings of Turlock and Jason Foglia from Pitman High will be competing in the 42nd annual Central California Lions All-Star Football Game set for today.
Seven local players will join the West team under Pitman High coach John Acha at the Modesto Sunrise Rotary's 26th annual Stanislaus County High School All-Star Baseball Classic set for today.
Hilmar's Dani Olson and Pitman's Kiana Clay might go to different schools and compete in distinctive divisions but they have one thing in common-both reached the state trials for track and field this year at Buchanan High School on Friday.
The rematch was set from last year's NorCal title match between Pitman and Menlo-Atherton High but this time it was in the semifinal round ...
It just wasn't Hilmar's (9-4) night this past Saturday in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division-VI title game when they took on the No. 2 ...
This year's Turlock High varsity basketball roster might be the deepest one head coach Doug Cornfoot has ever had.
Overcoming this year's Turlock roster won't be an easy task for Harvey Marable and the Pitman Pride but if there is any team ...
Last season belonged to Pitman High on the mat.
This year's Turlock Christian High varsity girls basketball team might be the most experienced squad that head coach Edwin Santiago has ever had.
Denair and Delhi High's wrestling programs are just beginning to flourish in the area and within the Southern Athletic League.
If you would have asked Turlock varsity girls head coach Mark Musselman what he expected from his team before the start of the 2014-15 season ...
Pitman High's varsity girls basketball team is better this year.
When Brian de la Porte took over as the head coach of the Delhi High varsity boys basketball team in early September, he made one ...
Denair and Delhi High have never really established their varsity girls basketball programs, but after an offseason of quality hires, things look to be shaping ...
Coming off Saturday's 3-1 Division I Sac-Joaquin Section title win over Pleasant Grove, the Pitman High volleyball team is already eyeing a Northern California ...
In their first year competing in the Central California Athletic Alliance, the Turlock Christian High boys basketball team failed to meet their own expectations in ...
Denair High boys basketball head coach RJ Henderson and assistant coach Garett Elliot have been working towards building a successful program over the last three ...
The Pitman Pride are back-to-back Sac-Joaquin Section Division I Volleyball Champions.