BRIEFS: DHS girls volleyball tryouts set

Tryouts for athletes interested in playing varsity, JV and freshman Blue Devil girls volleyball this fall will begin Aug. 9 and last as long as needed to form teams. Workouts that week will go from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Ñ with a break Ñ and times may change after that but practice will continue […]

BRIEFS: UCD joins the MPSF for swimming

The UC Davis womenÕs swimming and diving team will join the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation, when the conference adds the sport for the 2010-11 academic year. Swimming and diving becomes the 10th sport sponsored by the MPSF, a Division I conference that specializes in Olympic sports. The Aggie aquatic squad joins womenÕs gymnastics and womenÕs […]

Former UCD AD was not single-minded

Enterprise staff writer Former UC Davis athletic director Joe Singleton wasnÕt quite Neil Armstrong, going where no man had gone before, but he didnÕt exactly walk the worldÕs company line either. And it was that philosophy that helped Singleton take the path he followed and accomplish what he did during his time at UCD. Singleton […]

BRIEFS: Conley gets a UCD coaching gig

Former UC Davis standout Kim Conley has joined the cross country and track and field coaching staffs as an assistant coach after serving as a volunteer assistant for the 2009 season. Last season, Conley lent her expertise as a distance runner to help the womenÕs side achieve new milestones. Under her shared guidance, Sarah Sumpter […]

Nine Aggies make Arthur Ashe squad

An impressive nine UC Davis student-athletes were selected as 2009-10 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholars by the publication Diverse: Issues In Higher Education. Five of the Aggies earned first-team accolades, two more made the second team, one appeared on the third team and another garnered honorable mention. UCDÕs first-team honorees are senior Lauren Dobashi (womenÕs […]

DHS’ Coates highlights UCD track recruits

Twelve outstanding student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent with UC Davis and will join the UC Davis track and field and/or cross country programs, it was announced by Byron Talley, Interim Director of Track and Field and Cross Country. Joining the Aggie menÕs track and field team will be Corey Coates from Davis High […]

BRIEFS: UCD men set golf schedule

Head coach Cy Williams announced another challenging schedule for the UC Davis menÕs golf team in 2010-11, including the highly regarded Prestige at PGA West which it co-hosts with Stanford. Among the tournaments on this yearÕs slate are a pair which the Aggies won during its last visits. One of them is the Wyoming Cowboy […]

Thanks to all, Davis High is back on track

Special to The Enterprise What a difference a year makes! A year ago, Davis experienced a ground-breaking that had been in the making for well over a decade. The Davis High School Stadium was finally getting its due. After more than 40 years of service to generations of Blue Devils, the stadium was finally going […]

Cash doesnÕt always get where itÕs going

Enterprise columnist DOLLARS AND SENSE É a Freddie at 625 Court St. in Woodland writes with some disturbing news É ÒHmmmm,Ó Freddie begins ominously É ÒIÕm concerned that the Davis City Council is even considering a special election for anything at all, since they have yet to pay the bill for the Wildhorse Ranch (Measure […]

Blue Devils rally around injured player

Enterprise columnist LIGHT A CANDLE É it was opening night for Davis HighÕs brand-new football field and the stars were aligned perfectly É the crowd was large, the field gorgeous and the Blue Devils were winning in a rout over an outmanned but game Valley High School squad É and then it happened É Valley […]

Old Devils coming home to new stadium

Enterprise columnist HOME AGAIN, HOME AGAIN É yes, you can go home again, especially if youÕre a Davis High School alum É the new football field is an eye-popping thing of beauty and is ready for action this Homecoming weekend, even if the crowd still will be sitting on the old, splintery bleachers, which will […]

Aggies have a history with Boise State

Enterprise columnist In a previous life Ñ in fact the only other life I can remember Ñ I was a sports writer for an esteemed small-town daily in south-central Yolo County. With no previous journalism experience, I got the job because I was able to prove to my editor, an able chap named Joe White, […]

Davis is glowing with pride

The issue: We congratulate DHS Hall of Fame inductees and thank the Blue & White Foundation for its efforts It is with thanks and great pride that weÕve been watching the work of our Davis High School Blue & White Foundation. In less than six years, the ambitious undertakings of the folks involved are remarkable. […]

Aggies scheduled to take on the big boys

Enterprise columnist NOW THATÕS A SCHEDULE É years ago, when I started watching the Aggies play football against the likes of Chico State, the Cal Ramblers and the Whittier Poets, I never dreamed that one day theyÕd put together a schedule as challenging and daunting and downright exciting as the one weÕll all get to […]