Sharks ward off Predators in OT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Patrick Marleau continued the overtime woes of the Nashville Predators. Marleau scored at 3:53 of overtime to lift the San Jose Sharks to a 2-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night. He jumped off the bench and skated behind the Predators’ defense and beat Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne, who finished […]

BRIEFS: UCD golf takes 10th at Battle of the Beach

NEWPORT COAST — Local product Tyler Raber was the top overall finisher for UC Davis, but it was Josh Granger and Andrew Haggen who led the way during Tuesday’s final round. It all added up to a 10th-place finish for the Aggies at the Battle at the Beach at the Pelican Hill Golf Course. Raber, […]

Raber still pacing UCD golf

NEWPORT COAST — Tyler Raber posted a second-round score of 73, dropping into a tie for 13th place as the UC Davis men’s golf team shot a 373 at the Pelican Hill Golf Course on the second day of the Battle at the Beach to move into tenth overall Monday. The Aggies also received a […]

Devil boys want to finish strong

Why not go out with flair? In a season that would have made Dr. Jekyll proud, the Davis High boys basketball team faces it final two Delta Valley Conference games this week. First up, on Wednesday, is a trip to No. 2 Franklin (20-5, 8-0) before the Blue Devils return home to wrap things up […]

DHS girls set for huge DVC matchup

This won’t be no party. This won’t be no foolin’ around … When the front-running Davis High girls host second-place Franklin for all the Delta Valley Conference basketball marbles tonight, the Wildcats (14-11, 7-1 in DVC) will have in mind last month’s 64-57 setback in their house. The sixth-ranked Lady Blue Devils have won nine […]

JV/Frosh roundup: DHS boys beat Monterey Trail

With Grant Dickerson scoring 15 points and Brandon Strong adding 13, Davis High’s junior varsity boys basketball team got past Monterey Trail last week, 74-64. Conor Brehm had 12 points and Adam King added 10 as the high-scoring Blue Devils led throughout. Hayden Russell contributed nine assists with Dickerson blocking six shots. DHS JV girls basketball […]

Concolino’s Scout project will benefit DHS teams

Attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest in the Scout Program, requires exceptional leadership, dedication and character. So it should come as no surprise to Blue Devil fans that Kevin Concolino, multi-sport star and driving member of Davis High School’s leadership class, is closing in on this great honor. Concolino started for the varsity football […]

BRIEFS: Youth Hoops tryouts slated

Davis Hoops Wildcats AAU basketball tryouts begin this month for eighth-grade girls, while high school freshman, JV and varsity boys and girls tryouts will be in early March Workouts for eighth-grade girls start on Thursday, Feb. 24, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Holmes Junior High, 1220 Drexel Drive. Tryouts are free and players are […]

DHS wrestlers move on to Divisionals

Davis High wrestling coach Ty Brown knew this was coming. After struggling through the regular season without enough healthy bodies to fill out a lineup, it is now the Blue Devils’ time to shine. Starting with Saturday’s Delta Valley Conference championships, DHS grapplers compete in the postseason as individuals, which means no more lost points […]

Thunder slip past Kings

SACRAMENTO  — Kevin Durant scored 10 of his 35 points in the fourth quarter to help lead the Oklahoma City Thunder past the Sacramento Kings 99-97 on Saturday night. The victory was fourth in five games for the Thunder. Oklahoma City took the lead on Eric Maynor’s 3-pointer to end the first quarter and led […]

UCD men can’t hold on at Pacific

An exciting back-and-forth Big West men’s basketball game turned into a heartbreaker for UCD at Pacific. After six ties and 14 lead changes, the Tigers made a late run to defeat the Aggies, 70-66, at the Alex G. Spanos Center on Saturday. Pacific (14-10, 6-5)  went 6 -for-6 from the foul line in the final […]

Red hot Mustangs top DHS boys

After his performance in the first matchup between these two teams last month, and from looking at the statistics, Davis High knew it had to slow down Monterey Trail sharp-shooter Brandon Ogle on Friday. What the Blue Devil boys didn’t plan for a was a red-hot shooting performance from the rest of the Mustang basketball […]

Long Beach edges UCD women

LONG BEACH — What a difference a point makes. If the UC Davis women’s basketball team had been able to hold off Long Beach State on Saturday at Walter Pyramid, the Aggies would be sitting pretty in second place in the Big West. Instead, after a 60-59 loss to the 49ers, UCD fell to fourth […]

Watney slips out of the top 10 at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH — The best break for Steve Marino might have come moments after he finished his round Saturday at the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, nowhere near where he had just three-putted from 4 feet for a bogey. Across the Del Monte Forest, where the crowds gathered in sunshine to watch the celebrity show at Pebble Beach, […]