Blue Devil girls are giddy about their depth

Enterprise staff writer \n These Lady Blue Devils figure it\’s time to get back on track. \n After a season in which the Davis High girls stumbled to an 8-19 mark, battling through a \n 10-person roster and finishing out the string with only eight healthy players, the feel of the 2010-11 team is very […]

Former Devils have fun, win games

\n Designed as a fundraiser for the Davis High basketball programs, the inaugural alumni games also raised a lot of fun. \n When the games were over, it was clear this night was one for the aged. \n Before a crowd that was at one point estimated at 550, current and former Blue Devils tested […]

DHS boys take 15th at state meet

\n FRESNO — Expectations were high for the Davis High boys squad — and girls qualifier Sophie Meads — as they competed at the CIF state cross country championships on Saturday at Woodward Park Course. The athletes wouldn\’t have made it this far with shooting for the stars. \n So when the Blue Devils boys […]

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 […]