Blue Devil girls basketball is a Speck-tator sport

Enterprise staff writer \n OK, now the fun starts … \n After opening the regular season with 53- and 42-point blowouts against Yuba City and Woodland, the Davis High girls basketball team is about to get some competition. \n As the 38th annual Dorothy Speck Memorial Tournament unfolds, starting Thursday, head coach Jeff Christian\’s host […]

BRIEFS: UCD\’s Rogers is an All-American

\n His 2010 statistics were solid, not eye-popping, but UC Davis\’ bruising tight end Dean Rogers left a big impression on opponents and teammates alike with his physical play for the Aggies. \n And when the AFCA Football Championship Subdivision Coaches announced their All-American team on Tuesday, Rogers was one of two Great West Conference […]

Aggie women set for another test

Enterprise staff writer \n UC Davis coach Sandy Simpson isn\’t exactly Dorothy of the “Wizard of Oz,” but he wouldn\’t mind if on Sunday his Aggie house fell on the Wicked Witch of the East — in this case Kansas State. \n Cruising along at 6-1, the UC Davis women travel to Big 12 country […]

Blue Devil wrestlers start strong

\n After a few weeks of preseason practice, head coach Ty Brown could tell his 2010 Davis High wrestling team was well-stocked with talent. And when the Blue Devils finally opened their season on Saturday, they proved their coach right. \n Led by senior Philip Toy\’s 112-pound championship, DHS saw three wrestlers earn medals at […]

Kucera and Alvarez pace Aggies at Texas Invitational

\n AUSTIN, Texas — Heidi Kucera and Liliana Alvarez recorded NCAA “B” Consideration Standard times in the breaststroke for the second straight day to help the UC Davis women\’s swim team finish sixth at the Texas Swimming and Diving Hall of Fame Invitational at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swim Center on Saturday. \n […]

UCD men catch fire to beat Argos

Enterprise correspondent \n In the opening moments of the UC Davis men\’s basketball team\’s 80-53 win over Notre Dame de Namur, Mike Kurtz found himself wide open at the top of the 3-point arc. The Aggies\’ seven-foot center drained that trey, and there were many more to come. \n Coming off of a competitive 74-62 […]

Devils get three on All-DVC first team

Enterprise staff writer \n Honored for their courage and persistence in the face of an injury-laden 1-9 season, the Davis High varsity football team was feted by more than 100 relatives and fans on Saturday night at Holmes Junior High School. \n Urging his players to “autograph everything you do with excellence,” Blue Devils first-year […]

DHS boys settle for second place

Enterprise staff writer \n PLACERVILLE — It was a fourth quarter Davis High\’s boys basketball team could have lived without. \n Trailing by only two heading into the final eight minutes of the Gold Dust Tournament on Saturday night, the Blue Devils\’ trademark defense fell apart in a 62-46 title-game loss to Amador Valley. \n […]

BRFS: 19 Aggies get season bests

\n AUSTIN, Texas — Taking the pool against some of the best collegiate swimmers in the nation, the UC Davis women knew nothing less than their best would be enough. At Day 1 of the Texas Swimming and Diving Hall of Fame Invitational , the Aggies were up to that task. \n Heidi Kucera set […]

Devil boys open tournament with a win

\n SHINGLE SPRINGS — In the official opener of the Davis High boys basketball season, the Blue Devils fell back on their vaunted pressure defense to sculpture a 49-45 victory over Nevada Union in the first round of the Gold Dust Tournament on Thursday. \n Playing at Placer High, Bryce Thompson paced DHS with 12 […]

DHS dances past Wolves

Enterprise staff writer \n WOODLAND — It was a cold night. Ice cold if you were shooting for the Woodland Wolves. \n It was a rainy night. Pouring if you were shooting threes (9-of-17) for the Davis High girls basketball team. \n In the first meeting in eight years between the two Yolo County rivals, […]

Former UCD QB joins Raiders

\n ALAMEDA — The Oakland Raiders have signed former UC Davis quarterback J.T. O\’Sullivan \n as an emergency replacement for injured Bruce Gradkowski, who was placed on season-ending injury reserve. \n The move Thursday comes a day after Gradkowski expressed hope that he could return from his second shoulder injury before the end of the […]

Aggies set baseball schedule

\n The UC Davis baseball team is hoping to begin and end the 2011 season with a bang. Only the exciting start, however, is guaranteed. \n The Aggies will open the season with a Causeway Cup series against Sacramento State and play games against four teams who advanced to the NCAA Division I Championship, in […]

Blue Devils ballers hit the road tonight

Enterprise staff writer \n Apparently it\’s almost like trying to board an alien spaceship when teams attempt to score against the Davis High boys and girls basketball teams. \n After the guys allowed but three baskets in a 42-28 Foundation Game victory over Vacaville on Monday, \n the Lady Blue Devils stopped Yuba City, 67-14, […]