Miller is the man as Aggies handle Seattle

Enterprise staff writer \n Eli Whitney, the inventor of interchangeable parts, would have loved UC Davis men\’s basketball. \n When the Aggies take the court, if twin dandies Mark Payne or Joe Harden don\’t get you, it\’s somebody like point guard Todd Lowenthal or long-range bomber Ryan Sypkens who does the \n damage. \n In […]

UCD women outsmart Yale

\n One day after Thanksgiving, the UC Davis women didn\’t exactly get in the spirit of the holiday. \n After inviting Yale across the country for a nonconference basketball game on Friday at The Pavilion, the Aggies poured it on following the halftime break and sent the Bulldogs home with a loss, 73-62. \n UCD […]

Aggie women come home

Enterprise staff writer \n In winning the first three games of the season — then competing well despite suffering its first loss on Sunday at No. 15 UCLA — the UC Davis women\’s basketball team has shown a lot. \n On the offensive end, the Aggies have shown the ability to score in many different […]

All-Great West squad includes 13 UCD players

\n It was a challenging September. Then a disappointing October. But the month of November has been a lot better for the UC Davis football team. \n A big road win at South Dakota, followed by memorable come-from-behind wins over rivals Cal Poly and Sacramento State allowed the Aggies to capture their 39th winning season […]

BRIEFS: Four Ags get All-Big West

\n UC Davis junior middle blocker Betsy Sedlak and sophomore outside hitter Allison Whitson each earned spots on the Big West Women\’s Volleyball all-conference first team, while senior libero Kayla Varney and setter Jenny Woolway garnered honorable mention when the squads were announced Tuesday. Woolway also was selected to the Big West\’s All-Freshman team. \n […]

Sypkens, UCD men sting Hornets

Enterprise staff writer \n SACRAMENTO — On a night the UC Davis defense shined, it was former Franklin High standout Ryan Sypkens\’ 16 points that gave the Aggie men a 61-54 victory over Sacramento State at The Hornets\’ Nest. \n Sypkens hit 4-of-5 trey attempts in the second half, going 6-for-8 overall on the evening, […]

BRFS: UCD\’s Deely honored by Big West

\n The buddy powerhouse that is the UC Davis women\’s basketball team wasn\’t quite up to the task on Sunday against a UCLA squad ranked 15th in the nation. But at 3-1, with victories over Washington State and Pepperdine already this season, the Aggies still have a strong résumé. \n Now, UCD can add a […]

GREAT WEST NOTEBOOK: 2 awards for UCD

\n Through the wind and rain at Aggie Stadium on Saturday, the UC Davis football team was far from worrying about putting up big numbers in the 57th annual Causeway Classic against Sacramento State. The Aggies won the only statistic that mattered to them, the 17-16 score, when they got the only points of the […]

Bump, set, fore!

Enterprise photo \n CBS Sports golf analyst Gary McCord, middle, serves as a guest announcer at the UCD women\’s volleyball season finale. McCord, a former professional golfer who is known for his humorous delivery, is the grandfather of Aggie senior Kayla Varney. On Saturday, Varney was honored with UCD\’s other seniors but the Aggies fell […]

Hornets are next challenge for UCD

Enterprise sports editor \n Sports is full of challenges, both mental and physical. When UC Davis and Sacramento State squared off on the football field Saturday, the primary obstacles were physical — a storm that caused a torrential downpour, a wind blowing at over 25 miles per hour and even a lightning delay of 47 […]

Please, hit me with a Malot

Enterprise columnist \n What do overlooked, forgotten, aging and slighted have to do with each other? \n I\’m still wrestling with it, just having put away my Webster\’s New World Dictionary. \n From my research, I know that when I look back on the 2002 World Series — something your beloved San Francisco Giants should […]

An Aggie All-American

\n TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — UC Davis\’ Jonathan Peterson planned to get off to a good start in his first trip to the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Monday. And as he got near the end of the LaVern \n Gibson Championship Course, Peterson figured \’why slow down now?\’ \n The Aggies junior took 14th […]

Lions clip Aggies for WWPA crown

\n SANTA CLARA — Top-seeded and eighth-ranked Loyola Marymount broke away from a close 5-4 edge late in the third quarter to seal a 9-6 win over second-seeded and 12th-ranked UC Davis in the title game of the Western Water Polo Association mens championship tournament Sunday at Santa Claras Sullivan Aquatics Center. \n The Aggies, […]

NO. 15 Bruins down UC Davis 65-49

\n LOS ANGELES — Fifteenth-ranked UCLA went on a 13-0 run during the latter part of the first half on Sunday afternoon, breaking away from UC Davis and posting a 65-49 nonconference womens basketball victory at legendary Pauley Pavilion. \n Sophomore Vicky Deely canned a career-high five three-pointers and scored a career-best 21 points for […]