Pitman and Turlock varsity girls soccer were in the top three in the Central California Conference heading into Saturday's crosstown meeting and each were looking to make a statement with a win after ending in a draw in their first meeting back on April 5.
Freshman Central California Conference pitchers Shelby Frutoz of Turlock and Marissa Bertuccio of Golden Valley were outstanding when they met on Friday in their second varsity league meeting of the year.
Hilmar's varsity girls soccer team was coming off a 1-0 stunner over league opponent Modesto Christian on Thursday but failed to pull out that same magic on Friday afternoon after hosting another league opponent in Hughson.
For many student-athletes the end of their senior season is a bitter-sweet experience. On Thursday, 37 local basketball players got a final chance to display their skills on the court at the 2nd annual Central Valley Senior Showcase.