Today, for Anibaba, it\’s go Tar Heels

Enterprise columnist \n If you\’re trying to get ahold of me right now — and the phone keeps ringing with no answer — it\’s due to one of two reasons … \n – My cell phone is somewhere in The Pavilion at UC Davis; the plaintive ring tones echoing hollowly in the caverns of a […]

Mohr to love for DHS

Enterprise corespondent \n Last season, the Davis High boys basketball team surprised its opponents and fans by reaching the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs for just the second time in head coach Dan Gonzalez\’s 11-year tenure, before being bounced out in the first round by Rodriguez, 62-31. To get back to the postseason and advance deeper this […]

Davis girls will face tough competition in Speck

Enterprise staff writer \n As if high school kids don\’t take enough tests … \n Just when the Davis High Lady Blue Devils thought they were out of class, along comes another test — this time on the basketball court. \n When the 38th annual Dorothy Speck Memorial Tournament opens tonight, the Devils (2-0) will […]

Backups prove their worth for DHS boys

Enterprise staff writer \n “When they\’re out there, for their minute or 30 seconds, it\’s their chance to show (the coaches) what they can do,” Davis High boys basketball coach Dan Gonzalez says. “There\’s practice, sure, but it\’s not like in a game.” \n The “they” Gonzalez is talking about is his bench. \n And […]

DHS boys beat Woodland in a team effort

Enterprise staff writer \n WOODLAND — It was the kind of offensive balance that warms the hearts of basketball coaches everywhere. \n In painting a 60-36 victory over one-time rival Woodland, the Davis High boys saw the bench score 28 points with 13 players scoring. \n So good was the bench play, that guys like […]

JV/FROSH ROUNDUP: Devil girls get two wins

\n As its head into Thursday\’s Woodcreek Tournament, the Davis High girls junior varsity basketball team is coming off of back-to-back victories. \n Opening their regular season with Yuba City at home last Tuesday, the Blue Devils rolled to a 55-20 win. Then Thursday on the road, DHS carved out a 37-31 nod against Woodland. […]

An Aggie on the PGA Tour

\n WINTER GARDEN, Fla. — Tiger Wood, Phil Mickelson, Davis High graduate Nick Watney and the rest of the golfers on the PGA Tour are about to find out about Aggie pride. \n When professional golf\’s major league begins its 2011 season with the Hyundai Tournament of \n Champions in Hawaii on Jan. 6, former […]

Blue Devil girls basketball is a Speck-tator sport

Enterprise staff writer \n OK, now the fun starts … \n After opening the regular season with 53- and 42-point blowouts against Yuba City and Woodland, the Davis High girls basketball team is about to get some competition. \n As the 38th annual Dorothy Speck Memorial Tournament unfolds, starting Thursday, head coach Jeff Christian\’s host […]

BRIEFS: UCD\’s Rogers is an All-American

\n His 2010 statistics were solid, not eye-popping, but UC Davis\’ bruising tight end Dean Rogers left a big impression on opponents and teammates alike with his physical play for the Aggies. \n And when the AFCA Football Championship Subdivision Coaches announced their All-American team on Tuesday, Rogers was one of two Great West Conference […]

Aggie women set for another test

Enterprise staff writer \n UC Davis coach Sandy Simpson isn\’t exactly Dorothy of the “Wizard of Oz,” but he wouldn\’t mind if on Sunday his Aggie house fell on the Wicked Witch of the East — in this case Kansas State. \n Cruising along at 6-1, the UC Davis women travel to Big 12 country […]

Blue Devil wrestlers start strong

\n After a few weeks of preseason practice, head coach Ty Brown could tell his 2010 Davis High wrestling team was well-stocked with talent. And when the Blue Devils finally opened their season on Saturday, they proved their coach right. \n Led by senior Philip Toy\’s 112-pound championship, DHS saw three wrestlers earn medals at […]

Kucera and Alvarez pace Aggies at Texas Invitational

\n AUSTIN, Texas — Heidi Kucera and Liliana Alvarez recorded NCAA “B” Consideration Standard times in the breaststroke for the second straight day to help the UC Davis women\’s swim team finish sixth at the Texas Swimming and Diving Hall of Fame Invitational at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swim Center on Saturday. \n […]

UCD men catch fire to beat Argos

Enterprise correspondent \n In the opening moments of the UC Davis men\’s basketball team\’s 80-53 win over Notre Dame de Namur, Mike Kurtz found himself wide open at the top of the 3-point arc. The Aggies\’ seven-foot center drained that trey, and there were many more to come. \n Coming off of a competitive 74-62 […]

Devils get three on All-DVC first team

Enterprise staff writer \n Honored for their courage and persistence in the face of an injury-laden 1-9 season, the Davis High varsity football team was feted by more than 100 relatives and fans on Saturday night at Holmes Junior High School. \n Urging his players to “autograph everything you do with excellence,” Blue Devils first-year […]