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UC Davis men geared up for weekend’s El Macero Classic

UC Davis will join Nevada in hosting seven other collegiate men’s golf teams as the second annual El Macero Classic tees off Friday at the local country club. A descendant of the old Division-II Aggie Invitational, the three-round Classic features 74 golfers from the Aggies, Wolfpack, Fresno State, Marquette, Sacramento State, Utah Valley, Cal State […]

Playing out the string: Jazz beat Kings

SALT LAKE CITY — Derrick Favors scored 18 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and blocked three shots to lead the Utah Jazz to a 103-91 victory over the Sacramento Kings. The Jazz have won five of six with four games remaining, while Sacramento fell to 1-6 in its past seven contests with both teams already eliminated […]

UCD roundup: Hornets score late to edge Aggie softballers

Things looked promising when the UC Davis softball team jumped out to a three-run lead in the top of the first inning at Sacramento State’s Shea Stadium. But the Hornets had the last laugh in this Causeway Classic matchup, walking off with a 5-4 win after scoring in the bottom of the seventh. Victorious in […]

Sports briefs: Blue Devil girls pepper the Elk Grove goal

Coming off of a blowout win over Monterey Trail on Monday, Davis High girls soccer coach Sara Stone pointed to Wednesday’s road match on the turf at Elk Grove as a much better test of where the Blue Devils are. Consider that exam aced. Adjusting beautifully to the turf field — which is similar to ones […]

Franklin hurler handcuffs DHS baseballers

When a pitcher is clicking, there’s not much the opposing team can do. The Davis High baseball team found itself on the wrong side of that situation on Wednesday afternoon, as the visiting Wildcats beat the Blue Devils for the second time in three days, this time 3-1. Franklin’s victory was powered by six strong […]

Katehi wants new Aggie AD in place by fall

The announcement this week that UC Davis Athletic Director Terrance “Terry” Tumey is leaving his post was greeted with well wishes and surprise by colleagues throughout the department. At the same time, UCD Chancellor Linda Katehi moved quickly to fill the void and assuage any concerns that Tumey’s absence would create an interruption in Aggie […]

Devil linksters edge PGHS at Wildhorse

Golf often comes down to the smallest of details, and Wednesday’s nine-hole Delta League dual match between the Davis High boys and Pleasant Grove was no different. In a contest that could have gone the other way with a few bounces here or there, the Blue Devils topped PGHS, 197-200, on the front nine at the Wildhorse […]

Error costs Aggies a baseball Causeway Classic

A tight game into the eighth inning was marred by a two-out throwing error that allowed Sacramento State’s Nathan Lukes to score the winning run as the UC Davis baseball team fell to the Hornets, 4-2, on Wednesday at Dobbins Stadium. For Sacramento State (18-13), it was the fifth straight win at Dobbins. The Aggies […]

Youth roundup: Davis Elite earns a tie in spring league soccer opener

In a hotly contested spring league opener, the Davis Elite, a U14 boys soccer team, rallied to secure a 1-1 tie against Sacramento’s Skills Development Academy in Natomas. After falling behind in the first minute of the second half, the Elite equalized with 15 minutes remaining as striker Joe Vogel picked off a pass 30 yards […]

JV roundup: Young Devil golfers get through March with a winning record

Through the end of last month, the Davis High boys junior varsity golf team had gone 2-1-1 in league matches, and taken fifth place at the Alta Sierra Tournament. The Blue Devils opened the season with a 202-257 victory over Sacramento Valley JV League foe Christian Brothers at the Davis Golf Course. In that match, […]

Wire briefs: Casspi carries Kings over Minnesota

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Omri Casspi scored 16 of his career-high 31 points in the third quarter and the Sacramento Kings overcame a sluggish start to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 116-111, on Tuesday night. The Kings gave up 31 points in the first quarter and were misfiring offensively until Casspi and Rudy Gay got going to […]

Davis boys net an easy win over Pleasant Grove

It was a successful day for the Davis High boys volleyball team as it made short work of visiting Pleasant Grove, 25-8, 25-16, 25-12, on Tuesday at The Cage. Blue Devil coach Jordon Friend said his guys had a list of goals for the evening, and DHS (9-3, 4-1 Delta League) checked each one off […]

Familiar heartbreak for DHS boys lacrosse

Taking a three-goal lead into the fourth quarter for the second time in a week, the Davis High boys lacrosse team saw history repeat itself with its second overtime loss of the season, this time in a 15-14 heartbreaker against Las Lomas at Brown Stadium on Tuesday. Despite holding the majority of the possession and […]

Grizzly defense shuts down Devil girls

GRANITE BAY — The challenges of conference play were on display Tuesday as the Davis High girls lacrosse team opened its Sacramento Valley League schedule at Granite Bay. Using knowledge gained from previous matchups, the Grizzlies’ defense had a plan of attack — keying on Blue Devil senior playmaker Sarah Bloise — and executed it well enough […]

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