UCD men almost upset Long Beach

\n LONG BEACH — In a wild finish against the best men\’s basketball team in the Big West, UC Davis almost pulled it out. \n But the upset bid fell just short against Long Beach State, as the 49ers held on for a 60-56 win on Wednesday at Walter Pyramid. \n In a contest that […]

Lady Blue Devils hold off Grant

SACRAMENTO — Malika Wilkins, en route to a 27-point night, scored six of the Lady Blue Devils’ final seven points as Davis High opened Delta Valley Conference play with a road victory over Grant. The Pacers (9-6) and Devils (11-6) are expected to be the top two schools in the realigned DVC. Advantage, Davis. “I […]

UCD men fall to Cal Poly

Down three to arch-rival Cal Poly with 18 seconds left, in front of the largest home crowd of the season (2,885 fans), all the UC Davis men’s basketball team wanted was an opportunity to attempt a game-tying shot. But the Aggies never got that chance. UCD senior Joe Harden’s pass to the wing was intercepted […]

The Blue Devils’ fiery leader

For the past three years, opposing high school basketball teams have had to gear up for one player in particular when facing off against Davis. That tough matchup is lightning-quick point guard Graham McDaniel, with a game as fiery as his bright red hair. McDaniel, who has made the All-Delta Valley Conference team the past […]

DHS skiers win first slalom race of the season

The Davis High School ski team won the first slalom race of the season Monday at Alpine Meadows. This success so early in the season is a good sign for the team, but many of the racers also achieved personal goals, placing higher than in any previous race. Davis earned 389 points, based on the […]

DHS snowboard team starts season strong

The Davis High School snowboard team opened its season on a cold and clear day at Northstar at Tahoe on Monday. The varsity girls team, powered by seniors Allie Loux (sixth), Codie Kaminsky (eighth), Annie Hanson (12th) and Lillian Krovoza (13th) had a combined score of 245 points, landing the team second in the girls’ […]

DHS tries platoon subbing in loss to Grant

Enterprise staff writer \n When Tim Mohr was injured against Carlsbad two weeks ago, the Davis High boys basketball coaches knew it would have to go back to the drawing board to find the right combinations on the court. \n Using a platoon system (subbing five players at once) for much of the first half, […]

DHS tries platoon subbing in loss to Grant

Enterprise staff writer \n When Tim Mohr was injured against Carlsbad two weeks ago, the Davis High boys basketball coaches knew it would have to go back to the drawing board to find the right combinations on the court. \n Using a platoon system (subbing five players at once) for much of the first half, […]

DHS girls hold off Grant, a top DVC contender

Enterprise staff writer \n SACRAMENTO — Malika Wilkins, en route to a 27-point night, scored six of the Lady Blue Devils\’ final seven points as Davis \n High opened Delta Valley Conference play with a road victory over Grant. \n The Pacers (9-6) and Devils (11-6) are expected to be the top two schools in […]

McDaniel is the Devils\’ fiery leader

Enterprise correspondent \n For the past three years, opposing high school basketball teams have had to gear up for one player in particular when facing off against Davis. That tough matchup is lightning-quick point guard Graham McDaniel, with a game as fiery as his bright red hair. \n McDaniel, who has made the All-Delta Valley […]

BRIEFS: Todays Aggie game is on TV

\n When the UC Davis men\’s basketball team plays at Long Beach State tonight at 8 p.m., local fans will be able to catch the game on ESPNU. \n The Aggies (6-10, 1-3) won their first Big West contest over Cal State Fullerton on Dec. 28, \n but have dropped their past three conference outings. […]

Blue Devil boys hope to repeat run to playoffs

Enterprise staff writer \n It\’s time to shake the cobwebs out. \n Delta Valley Conference play is upon the Davis High boys basketball team — and going into league with a seven-game losing streak is not what anybody had in mind, especially after that 7-1 start. \n Is it realistic — given the injury to […]

Prodigious scores normal for DHS JV boys

\n DIXON — It was veteran junior varsity boys basketball coach Bob Silva\’s 200th game — and his Davis High squad didn\’t let him down, posting a 70-52 victory over Dixon on Saturday night. \n Closing their preseason with a 13-4 record, the Blue Devils launched a second-half attack that pulled the locals from a […]

Miller leads UCD in gymnastics

\n Senior Marcy Miller won the individual all-around with a career-high 38.775 total while junior Erika Van Dyke led a 1-2-3 Aggie sweep on floor exercise, helping UC Davis score a winning 191.300 in a season-opening womens gymnastics home triangular meet at the Pavilion Sunday afternoon. San Jose State finished second with a 190.600 while […]