UCD defense has made strides

Enterprise staff writer The 2010 season couldnÕt have started much worse for the UC Davis defense. The Aggies gave up 52 and 41 points to California and Portland State, respectively, and then allowed 24 to San Diego, which might be the weakest team on their schedule. But the turnaround Ñ which actually started against the […]

UCD BRIEFS: Aggie win caps field hockey trip

MUNCIE, Ind. Ñ The UC Davis field hockey team scored three first-half goals against Ball State on Sunday, and then held on for a 3-2 win at BSU Turf Field. The Aggies (4-7) capped a three-game road trip with a victory as Nadia Namdari scored just 1:09 into the contest for an early lead that […]

Aggies come home to win a thriller

Enterprise staff writer The defending Great West champions served notice on Saturday that they donÕt intend on giving up their crown without a fight. The UC Davis defense held explosive South Dakota quarterback Dante Warren to 7-for-26 passing, while Aggie signal-caller Randy Wright went 25-for-34 for 260 yards in a 17-13 Homecoming victory over the […]

UCD QB is on the Wright track

Enterprise staff writer After the upset of San Jose State a week ago, UC Davis head coach said quarterback Randy Wright Ògrew up in front of our eyes tonight.Ó Wright may have grown up a week ago, but he broke out on Saturday. The redshirt freshman completed 25-of-34 passes for 260 yards and a touchdown, […]

UCD BRIEFS: Joslin kicks Ags into gear

John Joslin scored his second goal of the year in the 24th minute and the UC Davis menÕs soccer team held off eight second-half shots by Cal State Northridge to edge the Matadors, 1-0, in a Big West Conference matchup on Saturday at Matador Field in Northridge. The win snapped a six-match losing streak for […]

Wildcats trample Blue Devils in DVC opener

Enterprise correspondent The Davis High football team fought hard on Friday night at Cosumnes Oaks-Franklin Stadium, but didnÕt have enough to pull off the upset against an undefeated Franklin team. Franklin (6-0), who is ranked 84th out of 1,066 teams in California according to Maxpreps.com, used a huge second half to top the Blue Devils, […]

BRIEFS: Devils run wild in Clovis

FRESNO Ñ When the Davis High cross country team went down to Fresno for the Clovis Invitational on Saturday, it was the first chance for the Blue Devils to see how they stack up against similar field to what they will see at the state meet. DHS, its seems, stacks up pretty well. Bolstered by […]

Field hockey for a cause

Enterprise correspondent A woman living in the United States has a 1 in 8 risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation reports that 39,840 women will die from this disease in 2010. These are the distressing statistics that have […]

Franklin JV squad tops DHS

In a game that was closer than the final score reflects, the Davis High junior varsity football team lost, 35-16, at Franklin on Friday. Blue Devil tailback Kevin Sorensen powered through an injury to break off runs of 48 and 65 yards Ñ the later going for a touchdown Ñ and finish with 120 yards […]

BRIEFS: Devils dominate another golf event

ELK GROVE Ñ After dominating the field at the first Delta Valley Conference girls golf tournament, held last week at Wildhorse, Davis High didnÕt have much left to prove. And when the Blue Devils took care of business again Thursday despite the sanded and aerated greens at the par-74 Mather Golf Club, their spot in […]

DHS boys score late, beat Herd

Enterprise correspondent In the second half of Davis HighÕs home game against Elk Grove on Thursday, the Blue Devil soccer attackers suddenly realized they had been held without a goal for 200 minutes of game time. DHS ended that streak with two late goals and won a Delta Valley Conference match, 2-0, over the Thundering […]

UCD womenÕs basketball coach will retire

Enterprise staff writer One reason many coaches give for retiring is wanting to spend more time with their family, though itÕs often debated as to whether thatÕs actually the truth. When discussing his decision to step down after the 2010-11 season Ñ which was announced today Ñ UC Davis womenÕs basketball coach Sandy Simpson said […]

Aggies will host South Dakota in Homecoming game

Enterprise staff writer The UC Davis school year doesnÕt begin until late September and because of that, the Aggie football team tends to have an early-season schedule riddled with road contests. And as UCD suffers through the often tough first month, filled with airplanes, hotels and buses, the team knows that friendly confines await when […]

BRIEFS: Devils dominate another DVC event

ELK GROVE Ñ After dominating the field at the first Delta Valley Conference girls golf tournament, held last week at Wildhorse, Davis High didnÕt have much left to prove. And when the Blue Devils took care of business again Thursday despite the sanded and aerified greens at the par-74 Mather Golf Club, their spot in […]