It's still early into the baseball season, but the Hilmar varsity squad seems to have finally picked up some momentum and gotten into their groove after beating an undefeated Franklin of Stockton team on Wednesday night in a convincing 9-4 victory.
Hilmar High softball is on a mission to win the Trans-Valley League title this year - a strong statement for a team that has only finished as high as second in the TVL since 2005 on four separate occasions.
Turlock and Pitman High's varsity swim teams are chasing a Central California Conference title this upcoming season - but before embarking on that journey, both sides battled in the pool this past Saturday at the Nor Cal Relays.
Delhi and Denair High's varsity baseball teams have had a run of bad luck over the last recent years, but after Wednesday's pre-league battle between the two, things look to be on the upside for both programs.
For the first time since taking over in 2013, head coach John Acha and his Pitman varsity baseball are off to a 1-4 start after falling to Sierra, 3-0, in Friday's second day of the Pedretti Tournament.
The Pitman varsity softball team has the talent to be undefeated this season, according to head coach Joe Lewis, but instead the Pride are 1-2 after a seventh inning collapse in Monday's 9-4 loss to Manteca High.
Saturday marked the conclusion of the California Interscholastic Federation Wrestling Championships and by the end of the day only one local wrestler out of four had made it into the finals-Jesse Flores (HWY) of Delhi.
The California Interscholastic Federation hosts one of the most challenging and decorated high school wrestling tournament in the country and Friday's first day of the two-day event was a testament to that.
The undefeated streak and winning season came to an abrupt end for the No. 3 Hilmar girls soccer team on Friday night in the Division-V Sac-Joaquin Section semifinal battle with No. 2 Capital Christian.
Turlock High wrestler Hailey Ward became the first freshman girl to win Master's and first freshman to qualify for the State Tournament after winning 1-0 in the Sac-Joaquin Section Master's final from Sheldon High on Saturday.