Balance creates exciting final day at Les Curry

Enterprise staff writer \n Davis high boys head coach Dan Gonzalez said before his eighth annual Les Curry Invitational started that “this tournament has balance. I don\’t think there are any really weak teams.” \n Gonzalez knew what he was talking about. \n As a prelude to the Blue Devils\’ championship moment against Wood on […]

Devils get cut off in Wine Country

\n NAPA — “This obviously wasn\’t a great game for us,” Davis High girls basketball coach Jeff Christian said Saturday. “But it was a great week.” \n That not-so-great game was a 62-41 loss to Clayton Valley in the championship game of the Wine Country Classic in Napa. \n However, that great week was a […]

Thompsons three wins it for Devils

Enterprise staff writer \n Although much taller than their host Davis, it was the Vanden Vikings on Thursday night who couldn\’t see the forest through the threes. \n Closing the first night of action in the Les Curry Invitational at DHS, Bryce Thompson hit a 3-point dagger with three seconds remaining as the pesky Blue […]

DHS girls advance in a classic

\n NAPA — Add Dramamine to the Davis High girls basketball team\’s first-aid kit. \n In the first round of the Wine Country Classic at Napa High School, the Lady Blue Devils were so back and forth with opponent Will C. Wood, it was surprising no one got seasick. \n “We found a way to […]

DHS girls advance in a classic

\n NAPA — Add Dramamine to the Davis High girls basketball team\’s first-aid kit. \n In the first round of the Wine Country Classic at Napa High School, the Lady Blue Devils were so back and forth with opponent Will C. Wood, it was surprising no one got seasick. \n “We found a way to […]

Aggie men fall short

\n FARGO, N.D. — For the second consecutive game, freshman Josh Ritchart had a big game off the bench to help give the UC Davis men\’s basketball team a chance to win at the end. But for the second straight game, the Aggies didn\’t quite have enough. \n Coming off of a 23-point performance in […]

DHS girls advance in a classic

\n NAPA — Add Dramamine to the Davis High girls basketball team\’s first-aid kit. \n In the first round of the Wine Country Classic at Napa High School, the Lady Blue Devils were so back and forth with opponent Will C. Wood, it was surprising no one got seasick. \n “We found a way to […]

My present is another great year of local sports

Enterprise columnist \n My wife asked me yesterday what I wanted for Christmas. \n I had no answer. Really, I couldn\’t come up with anything then — and after thinking about it for 24 hours, I can\’t come up with anything now. \n As corny as it sounds, I have everything I want … all […]

Devil boys open Les Curry with Vanden

Enterprise staff writer \n Should Davis High\’s boys get away with a Les Curry Invitational opening-round victory over Vanden tonight, the 5-1 Blue Devil record will equal head coach Dan Gonzalez\’s best start ever. \n Gonzalez, now in his 11th year, watched his basketball team get off to the same start a year ago \n […]

DHS girls start Wine Country event with Wood

\n NAPA — As luck would have it, the Davis High girls drew Will C. Wood (Vacaville) in today\’s 3:30 p.m. Wine Country Invitational basketball tournament at Napa High. \n The Blue Devils and Wildcats are also scheduled for a Dec. 22 meeting at DHS. Coming off a 9-18 season, Wood has started fast and […]

BRFS: Blue Devil runners unite

\n Davis High graduates Drew and Matt Petersen didn\’t like to travel in packs when they ran cross country and track for the Blue Devils — usually pulling away from the competition. \n But as each began their college careers — Matt at Cal and Drew at UC Davis — apparently they got lonely. \n […]

Wilkins\’ 3-pointer at the buzzer lifts DHS

\n FAIRFIELD — When you\’re 0-for-6 shooting 3-pointers, most basketball players don\’t necessarily want a tied game on their backs with the clock ticking down. \n But Davis High\’s Malika Wilkins — a tried and true veteran of four varsity seasons — said “bring it on” Tuesday night at Armijo High. And she delivered. \n […]

Wide open Les Curry starts Thursday

Enterprise staff writer \n Blue Devil boys basketball coach Dan Gonzalez thinks he\’s put together a good one when the Les Curry Invitational Tournament gets underway on Thursday at Davis High. \n “We try to get returning teams and, this year, we tried to field as many varsity and JV teams from the same schools,” […]

Devil boys come up big against Pioneer

Enterprise staff writer \n Last year, the Pioneer boys had Davis High\’s number on the basketball court. \n First, the Patriots stopped the Blue Devils by eight in the Dixon Ram Jam finale — then came back three days later and edged DHS by six in a nonleague tune-up. \n Devil head coach Dan Gonzalez […]