The Pitman High(8-6 overall, 1-0 CCC) boys basketball team dominated their Central California Conference opener Friday against last year's co-league champions, Golden Valley High. The win marked the biggest defeat for the Cougars in their young history versus Pitman.
The Turlock Christian boys basketball team (1-1) just couldn't get a win streak going this season. The Eagles notched a one-point victory in their Central California Athletic Alliance opener on Tuesday when they played Millennium, but Thursday's contest against Sierra Ridge was a different story.
Pitman's Lauren Solis will be taking her volleyball skills to the next level after signing to Division I St. Mary's College on Thursday on an athletic scholarship following a historic career with the Pride.
As high school winter sports prepare to start their respective league runs, I couldn't fully embrace this year's basketball and wrestling seasons without first taking a look back at the prep football season.
Senior Jando Diaz and the Pitman boys basketball team are off to a 2-0 start in the Oakdale Basketball Tournament after winning two close games against two Modesto Metro Conference teams, Downey and Enochs High on Monday and Tuesday, respectively.
In the third and final day of the Denair Holiday Classic varsity boys basketball tournament, the Denair (5-8) Coyotes managed to pick up their second win in three days after defeating Millennium on Saturday, 52-47.
Hilmar (6-3) High senior Alec Cano dropped a game-high 30 points in the second day of the Hilmar Christmas Classic and the Yellowjackets went on to defeat Los Banos, 49-41, on Friday night to secure a spot in the tournament championship game today.