Devils open DVC play at 5-0 Franklin

Enterprise staff writer When youÕre a 1-4 team, trying to finally get all your key parts back on the field, the last thing you want to do is open your league schedule against one of the hotter football teams in the region. But such is life for Davis High these days as it prepares to […]

DHS field hockey gets a win on the road

RIVER VALLEY Ñ The road wasnÕt kind to the Davis High girls field hockey team on Monday, but the Blue Devils managed to come away with a 1-0 victory over River Valley. DHS scored the lone goal in the first 10 minutes, with Sarah Riesenberg knocking in a pass from Ali Campos. Goalkeepers Sarah Finley […]

UCD golfers in fourth

LAKEWOOD, Wash. Ñ Senior Alice Kim and sophomore Demi Runas each shot opening-round par 72s on Monday at the Tacoma Country & Golf Club and are tied for seventh, leading the 18th-ranked UC Davis into fourth place at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational being hosted by the University of Washington. Sophomore Amy Simanton fired a 77 […]

DHS suffers injury woes

Enterprise staff writer Limping into Delta Valley Conference play on Friday, this football season has become an exercise of heart and commitment for the surviving 20-something Blue Devils. In a year that started with such promise, Davis High finds itself stalled with a 1-4 record, riddled by injuries and heading into the toughest part of […]

Two Aggie field hockey players honored

RADFORD, Va. Ñ The UC Davis field hockey team has received two individual weekly awards, it was announced Monday by the NorPac Conference. Sophomore goalkeeper Lauren Sawvelle has been named the West Division NorPac Defensive Player of the Week, while freshman forward Cloey LemMon has been named the NorPac Rookie of the Week. The award […]

Blue Devil volleyball sweeps Grant

The Davis High girls volleyball team gave visiting Grant a rude welcoming to the Delta Valley Conference on Monday. The Blue Devils swept the Pacers 25-11, 25-9, 25-9 in the conference opener for both teams as DHS head coach Leigh Whitmire was able to get all of her girls in the match. ÒIt was a […]

UCD BRIEFS: No. 23 Irvine blasts Aggies

IRVINE Ñ The UC Davis womenÕs soccer team went up against a tough opponent in No. 23-ranked UC Irvine on Sunday, and dropped a 6-0 contest at Crawford Field. After a 2-0 lead at halftime, the Anteaters scored four second-half goals to make sure of the win. Tanya Taylor poured in seven points, with two […]

UCD BRIEF: Aggies scare Stanford

The UC Davis field hockey team took No. 16 Stanford into overtime on Saturday, but couldnÕt come away with a win, as the Cardinal prevailed, 2-1, Aggie Stadium. After an early Aggie goal by Nadia Namdari, a 1-1 halftime tie held up through a scoreless second half. Stanford, however, scored an overtime goal in the […]

Win over SJSU could be the spark the Aggies need

Enterprise staff writer SAN JOSE Ñ Though it would prefer otherwise, the UC Davis football team is no stranger to slow starts. The Aggies started 1-4 in 2008 before finishing 5-6, and they began the 2009 season 1-3 before going 6-5 and winning the Great West Championship. SaturdayÕs 14-13 upset of San Jose State wasnÕt […]

UCD NOTEBOOK: Aggies get revenge

Enterprise staff writer SAN JOSE Ñ Two years ago, the UC Davis football team believed it let one slip away. The Aggies were seconds from an upset of Football Bowl Subdivision San Jose State before the Spartans threw a touchdown on a fourth-down play with eight ticks left. UCD made sure history didnÕt repeat itself […]

UCD comes from behind to defeat an FBS squad

Enterprise staff writer SAN JOSE Ñ Rarely does lightning strike twice, but it did for the UC Davis football team on Saturday. Five years ago, the Aggies pulled off a historic upset of Stanford, stunning the Football Bowl Subdivision Cardinal with a comeback from 17 points down. UCD trailed 13-0 at halftime Saturday, but scored […]

DHSÕ hat is off to Oakmont

Enterprise sports editor On the road for the first three games of the season Ñ four if you count a Òhome gameÓ that was played at Pioneer High in Week 1 Ñ the Davis High football team couldnÕt avoid making mistakes that caused them to fall behind early. On Friday night, when the Blue Devils […]

Devils canÕt hold on to beat Jesuit

Enterprise correspondent They played their hearts out. But it wasnÕt quite enough. The Davis High boys soccer team left it all out on the pitch Saturday night, but fell 2-1 against archrival Jesuit. The Blue Devils came out with adrenaline flowing, and attacked the ball from the second the refereeÕs whistle blew, but couldnÕt quite […]

BRIEFS: Devil tennis stops Cardinals, 8-1

Laguna Creek proved to be a one-woman team Ñ in the most extreme sense Ñ Thursday as the Davis High girls defeated the Cardinals, 8-1, on Thursday at the Community Park Tennis Complex. Other than a competitive matchup between LCHSÕ Tiffany Pham and the Blue DevilsÕ InŽs Guinard at No. 1, DHS was dominant. The […]