Finally, its Jesuit and Davis

Enterprise staff writer \n For the first time ever prep soccer titans Davis and Jesuit will meet for the section championship. \n After breezing past visiting Edison, 4-0, on Thursday afternoon, DHS players and fans heard the news: “Jesuit beat Johansen, 5-0,” announced Blue Devil assistant coach David Robertson. \n Game on. Five-time Sac-Joaquin Section […]

Harden, Payne will lead Aggie men

Enterprise staff writer \n Replacing versatile forward Dominic Calegari won\’t be easy. Getting Joe Harden and Mark Payne to 1,000 points each should be a snap. Moving up in the Big West standings is the goal. \n So, as the UC Davis men\’s basketball season gets underway Friday in Portland, the challenges are clear and […]

UCD women aim to make Simpson\’s last season special

Enterprise staff writer \n There\’s a lot of scary-good karma floating around the UC Davis women\’s basketball team. \n First, beloved head coach Sandy Simpson says this is his final year at the helm, and his Aggies want to send him out with a special season. \n Then there\’s Paige Mintun. The dynamic senior has […]

Blue Devils go down swinging

Enterprise staff writer \n On a chilly Wednesday afternoon at the Community Park Tennis Complex, the Davis High School girls got the cold shoulder from visiting St. Mary\’s (Stockton). \n Hoping to get to a Friday rematch with St. Francis for the Sac-Joaquin Section title, the Blue Devils were outplayed early and suffered a 6-3 […]

UCD knows Cal Poly\’s offense

Enterprise sports editor \n For No. 19/18 Cal Poly, UC Davis\’ next opponent, offensive football is a formula: Quick offensive linemen + a shifty running quarterback + a couple of speedy wingbacks + one big-play receiver = success. \n The Mustangs\’ formula has them in position to possibly make the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs in […]

BRIEFS: 2 Aggies earn All-Big West

\n The UC Davis women\’s soccer team had two players selected to the 2010 All-Big West Conference Team when the squad was announced this week. Aisha Lott was the lone Aggie on the first team, as one of six defenders honored, while Lisa Kemp received second team accolades as a midfielder, one of nine total […]

Great Scot! DHS survives quarters

Enterprise staff writer \n Rain can be a great equalizer in sports. \n And as the mist constantly fell Tuesday on a homestanding league champion, a visiting runner-up started believing in miracles. \n But on this drizzly, cold evening at Ron & Mary Brown Stadium, Davis High had a secret weapon — and thanks to […]

Blue Devil girls devour Tigers

Enterprise staff writer \n LODI — It\’s really an embarrassment of riches. \n When the Davis High girls water polo team\’s starting lineup plops down in the pool — like before the beginning of Tuesday\’s 18-6 smoking of homestanding Tokay — it\’s like an all-star has just taken position. \n “Our top eight to 10 […]

DHS boys get past Merced

Enterprise staff writer \n LODI — There they were, leading 5-0, seemingly blowing past their competition on every possession. \n But after one period of water polo, Davis High boys coach Tracy Stapleton had some sharp words for his Blue Devils. \n “We just weren\’t playing well,” the veteran mentor said after his waterbugs rolled […]

Get to the DHS ski swap on Sunday!

\n Are you looking for bargains on new and used ski and snowboard equipment and clothing? Come to the free Ski & Snowboard Swap, sponsored by the Davis High School ski team, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday in the old gym at Davis High School, 315 W. 14th St. \n Local ski stores […]

UCD BRIEFS: Ags have a big weekend at Schaal

\n The UC Davis women\’s swimming and diving team won 12 of 14 swimming events on Sunday to defeat Seattle and Loyola Marymount in a home double dual meet. The victory came a day after the two Aggies set new Schaal Aquatics Center records in a 156-144 loss to San Jose. \n UCD stormed back […]

Help is on the way for Devil football team

Enterprise staff writer \n Sports people love talking about people on teams or in programs being on the same page. \n But it isn\’t always a good idea. The folks looking at those pages often are at different points in their careers, different ages, or just learning how to read. \n Now that the Davis […]

Davis girls show Enochs the exit

Enterprise staff writer \n “They\’re so funny,” Davis High girls tennis coach Sally Hosley says of her team. “They ask before matches, \’Is this going to be easy?\’” \n Hosley tells her troops “Expect the unexpected.” \n Fortunately for the rampaging Blue Devils, there was nothing unexpected on Monday as the locals posted an 8-1 […]

Schmidt wins GW award

\n The punter on a college football team rarely gets much recognition. But once in a while, one plays so well he can\’t be ignored. \n UC Davis fans and coaches know they have something special in sophomore Colton Schmidt and, for the second time this season, the Great West Conference has taken notice. \n […]