Halsted is herculean for DHS

Enterprise staff writer \n FOLSOM — He\’s the new Iron Man. \n Davis High senior harrier Trevor Halsted was a man alone in winning the Sac-Joaquin individual cross country crown on Saturday. \n In the process, Halsted paced his Blue Devil boys varsity teammates to their seventh consecutive section team championship. \n “He ran a […]

DHS boys will have to wait until next year

Enterprise staff writer \n ROSEVILLE — In two weeks, Davis High boys water polo coach Tracy Stapleton will get his underclassmen back to work, looking toward the 2011 Sac-Joaquin Section finals. \n “It\’s what we do. We get ready for the finals. This is the game that matters,” a disappointed Stapleton said Saturday after his […]

Suffocating defense sends Blue Devils past St. Francis

Enterprise staff writer \n ROSEVILLE — For 28 minutes on Saturday, the St. Francis girls water polo team\’s offense was parochial, thanks to a determined Davis High defense that sparked the Blue Devils to a 10-3 Sac-Joaquin Section title-game victory. \n The win at Woodcreek Aquatics Center gave the defending champs their eighth regional crown […]

UCD BRIEF: Peterson will run at NCAAs

\n SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — UC Davis junior Jonathan Peterson placed fifth in the men\’s 10-kilometer race at the NCAA West Region cross country championships with a time of 30 minutes, 7.41 seconds, helping the Aggies to a ninth-place team finish and earning himself a trip to the NCAA Championship in Terre Haute, Ind., on Nov. […]

Soccer title game at 6 p.m.

\n ELK GROVE — Davis and Jesuit will meet at 6 p.m. Saturday at Cosumnes Oaks High School for the Sac-Joaquin Section boys soccer title. The time was confirmed today by DHS Athletic Director Dennis Foster. \n The Blue Devils (23-3-2) and the No. 2 nationally ranked Marauders (29-0) have never met for the championship, […]

Aggies play two rivalry games to end the season

Enterprise sports editor \n The UC Davis football team will not make the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs. It has already failed to defend its Great West title. But with two games remaining, the Aggies still have a lot to play for. \n That\’s because starting at 6 p.m. Saturday in San Luis Obispo, UCD plays […]

DHS girls reach final

\n LODI — Taylor Gums\’ one-woman show took Lodi all the way to the Sac-Joaquin Section girls water polo semifinals. But on Thursday, Davis High\’s ensemble cast knocked the Flames out of the pool. \n Head coach Doug Wright talked about his Blue Devils after a 16-2 victory put their season record at 30-1 and […]

Rivals will also face off in the pool

Enterprise staff writer \n LODI — The irresistible force is about to meet that immovable object, again. \n After the Davis High boys water polo team played an almost-perfect 28 minutes to beat host team Tokay, 13-0, Jesuit mugged Oak Ridge, \n 15-5. The Thursday victories set up the eighth meeting between the Devils and […]

Finally, its Jesuit and Davis

Enterprise staff writer \n For the first time ever prep soccer titans Davis and Jesuit will meet for the section championship. \n After breezing past visiting Edison, 4-0, on Thursday afternoon, DHS players and fans heard the news: “Jesuit beat Johansen, 5-0,” announced Blue Devil assistant coach David Robertson. \n Game on. Five-time Sac-Joaquin Section […]

Harden, Payne will lead Aggie men

Enterprise staff writer \n Replacing versatile forward Dominic Calegari won\’t be easy. Getting Joe Harden and Mark Payne to 1,000 points each should be a snap. Moving up in the Big West standings is the goal. \n So, as the UC Davis men\’s basketball season gets underway Friday in Portland, the challenges are clear and […]

UCD women aim to make Simpson\’s last season special

Enterprise staff writer \n There\’s a lot of scary-good karma floating around the UC Davis women\’s basketball team. \n First, beloved head coach Sandy Simpson says this is his final year at the helm, and his Aggies want to send him out with a special season. \n Then there\’s Paige Mintun. The dynamic senior has […]

Blue Devils go down swinging

Enterprise staff writer \n On a chilly Wednesday afternoon at the Community Park Tennis Complex, the Davis High School girls got the cold shoulder from visiting St. Mary\’s (Stockton). \n Hoping to get to a Friday rematch with St. Francis for the Sac-Joaquin Section title, the Blue Devils were outplayed early and suffered a 6-3 […]

UCD knows Cal Poly\’s offense

Enterprise sports editor \n For No. 19/18 Cal Poly, UC Davis\’ next opponent, offensive football is a formula: Quick offensive linemen + a shifty running quarterback + a couple of speedy wingbacks + one big-play receiver = success. \n The Mustangs\’ formula has them in position to possibly make the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs in […]

BRIEFS: 2 Aggies earn All-Big West

\n The UC Davis women\’s soccer team had two players selected to the 2010 All-Big West Conference Team when the squad was announced this week. Aisha Lott was the lone Aggie on the first team, as one of six defenders honored, while Lisa Kemp received second team accolades as a midfielder, one of nine total […]