One goal. That is what separated the Turlock (6-2) boys' water polo team and the undefeated Atwater High Falcons (9-0) in Wednesday's Central California Conference bout that ended much closer than it started at the Steve Feaver pool.
Pitman (6-0), Delhi (6-0), Hilmar (5-1), Turlock (5-2) and Denair (4-2) varsity football are off to fantastic starts to their seasons and it has done nothing but make the year that much more exciting for our coverage area and the community.
Juniors Mariah Ahid tallied a team-high 14 kills and Hannah Pearce added a game-high 31 assists as the Hilmar Yellowjackets went on to sweep the Hughson Huskies on Tuesday in a Trans-Valley League showdown, 3-0.
Coming off a strong performance against last year's Central California Conference champions, Merced, just two days prior, the Pitman High boys' varsity water polo team was hoping to carry some of that momentum into Wednesday's league match with Buhach Colony, but things didn't work out that way.