DHS captains crave a championship

Enterprise staff writer \n Everything has a beginning and an end. \n For Davis High\’s boys soccer team, the beginning often is Alex Vivona — a brilliant sweeper who clearly has become the field general of the 21-3-2 Blue Devils. \n The end? On 109 occasions during a career that will long be remembered at […]

Creadick\’s 3 TDs lift Aggies

Special to the Enterprise \n GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Sean Creadick prefers quality over quantity. \n The senior wide receiver for UC Davis has been on a tear, catching 43 passes for 569 yards in his previous five games. \n On Saturday, he had only four grabs — but three went for touchdowns as the […]

BRIEFS: Aggies win awards

\n DAVIDSON, N.C. — The third-seeded UC Davis field hockey team dropped its first round game in the NorPac conference tournament on Thursday, falling 6-2 to No. 2 Longwood at Belk Turf Field in Davidson, N.C. \n A four-goal outburst for Longwood in the first 14 minutes of the match, ignited by Olga Knop and […]

Aggies want a winning season

Enterprise sports editor \n While posting 37 consecutive winning seasons through 2006, the UC Davis football team took that goal for granted. Now, just four years later, posting a record above .500 is the biggest thing the Aggies (3-5, 1-1 Great West) have to play for in 2010. \n The quest — which will require […]

DHS\’ football finale is tonight

\n The 2010 prep football season comes to an end tonight for Davis High as it travels to Elk Grove to meet Monterey Trail in the Delta Valley Conference finale. \n The Blue Devils come in nursing a 1-8 mark (0-4 in DVC), while the playoff-bound Mustangs are 6-3 overall and 3-1 in league. Game […]

Davis\’ Guinard moves on at sections

\n ELK GROVE — Something was a little off when the Sac-Joaquin Section decided on the seeding for their individual championship tournament. \n Davis High\’s singles representative, Inés Guinard who took second place in the Delta Valley Conference tournament behind Laguna Creek\’s Tiffany Pham, was unseeded. Pham was ranked No. 2, but the No. 3 […]

Blue Devils thump Trojans

Enterprise staff writer \n Oak Ridge, a team used to \n getting hammered by Jesuit in Delta River League soccer play, came to town Thursday for a little Blue Devil inhospitality at Yudin Field. \n When the Trojans were finished chasing the ball for 80 minutes, Davis High\’s boys had \n fashioned a convincing 6-0 […]

DHS once had the best RB in the U.S.

Enterprise columnist \n About a hundred years ago I lost $50 on Marc Hicks. \n I bet a friend that the former Davis High running back would win the Heisman Trophy at Ohio State. \n He didn\’t. I lost. But I was right in my assessment. If you never saw Hicks play, you missed a […]

BREIFS: Aggies season ends in Riverside

\n UC Riverside scored in the fifth minute of action and the Highlander defense held off the UC Davis men\’s soccer team the rest of the way in a 1-0 win on Wednesday night in a crucial Big West Conference matchup at UCR Soccer Stadium. \n With the loss, the Aggies fell to 6-12 overall […]

Mintun is mighty in Aggies women\’s victory

\n Two-time All-Big West first team member Paige Mintun picked up right where she left off for UC Davis on Wednesday, leading the Aggie women\’s basketball team to a 91-33 win over San Francisco State in an exhibition game at The Pavilion. \n Mintun nailed a trio of 3-pointers and scored 17 first-half points to […]

Payne powers UCD men past Menlo

\n Senior guard Mark Payne filled up the stat sheet with 24 points, nine rebounds, five assists and three steals — and the UC Davis men\’s basketball team needed every bit of it to hold off pesky Menlo College, 84-78 in an exhibition game on Wednesday at The Pavilion. \n The contest marked the first […]

UCD\’s opponent has a good QB

Enterprise sports editor \n When most college football teams lose their starting quarterback for the season, there is going to be some kind of drop-off in play at that position. But in that way, North Dakota is not most teams. \n When UC Davis travels to the Alerus Center on Saturday for the first time […]

DHS is few but still standing

Enterprise staff writer \n There they were. All 26 of them. Twenty-three stretching. Quarterbacks Shayne Reagan and Brandon Hassid warming up on the sideline. At the faaaaaar end of the field, Sammy Houck was living the lonely life of a kicker — hitting field goal after field goal. Alone. \n It\’s Wednesday at 5 p.m. […]

Senior Night statement: Devils stop first-place Franklin

Enterprise staff writer \n That\’s the way to end a season. But is 2010 really over for the Davis High girls volleyball team? \n After struggling through the Delta Valley \n Conference with a 5-4 record (8-15 overall), the Blue Devils snapped first-place Franklin\’s eight-match winning streak at Wednesday\’s Senior Night at The Cage. \n […]