Oh, to be young. The Turlock National Little League 10-12-year-old City Championship matchup is set. The double-elimination set - which starts today at 5 p.m. - will feature the American Orioles, who have yet to lose in the tournament, against the American Cubs, who are fresh off a 15-2 rout of the National Pirates on Thursday at Soderquist Park.
The Turlock FC U-18 girls soccer team - the Cougars 93 - earned a championship last weekend at the four-day Orange Bowl Tournament in Tracy.
The Turlock Junior High Track Team finished its season with noteworthy performances at the Harold Pope Jr. Relays, also known as the Stanislaus County Meet, which was held at MJC on May 9 with 22 schools participating.
The Turlock Junior High Track team finished its season with noteworthy performances at the Harold Pope Jr. Relays, also known as the Stanislaus County Meet, which was held on May 9 at MJC with 22 schools participating.
Kodi Storment is a 9-year-old who can be a little shy at first, but there's one thing that makes her eyes and smile widen.
Cerah Moren is a 10-year-old who doesn't let the aftermath of an injury affect her.
The Turlock Little League Seniors' season ended prematurely last weekend after they suffered back-to-back defeats at the District 8 Section 6 Tournament in Stockton.
Phil Salazar likes to go to one player whenever his Turlock American East All-Stars in the 12-year-old Little League division are in a tough spot. It's because he's a proven talent who doesn't get rattled very easily.
In a way, the Turlock All-Stars Little League Seniors knew they were going to arrive at this point.
There was no way Phil Salazar was going to do it. The coach of the Turlock American East Little League All-Stars in the age 12 division didn't want to say that only one or two players have been important to the team's success this season.
When things began to look uncertain, the Turlock Senior All-Stars huddled up near the dugout at Pedretti Sports Complex. Coach Ben Cantrell said a few words and the players listened.
It wasn't supposed to end like this.