Aggies respect South Alabama

Enterprise staff writer Throw away the statistics. The gaudy numbers South Alabama has put up in 2010 Ñ such as a point differential of 282-30 while outgaining foes more than 2-to-1 in yardageÑ actually mean very little. The schedule has been weak. But, as UC Davis head coach Bob Biggs points out, it would be […]

Perfect ending for DHS tennis

Enterprise correspondent A perfect end to a perfect season. The Davis High girls tennis team swept through Monterey TrailÕs squad with an easy 9-0 victory on Thursday, despite the absence of the Blue DevilsÕ co-captains, Mari Cajandig and Naomi Wainwright. The Mustangs were unable to muster more than five games in any of their sets. […]

Blue Devils face powerhouse Grant tonight

On paper itÕs a mismatch. Regardless of past performances, high school football is dotted with stories of absolute underdogs, rising up, defying odds and winning unwinnable games. Tonight, when Davis High meets nationally ranked No. 5 Grant in a Delta Valley Conference contest, the Blue Devils will try as they might to add their names […]

DHS girls win league golf crown

SACRAMENTO Ñ With five Davis High girls earning all-league honors, the Blue Devils shot a 439 at Wildhawk Golf Club on Wednesday and captured the Delta Valley Conference crown. The 439 was 41 strokes better than runner-up Laguna Creek. Devils making the all-DVC team were Haley Riesenberg, Karishma Jain, Juhye Lee, Lynzee Kornelly and Kaity […]

BRIEFS: Devils take care of business

On the surface, a 16-2 win doesnÕt seem like the score of a game that has playoff implications. But the large margin of victory showed just how much the Davis High boys water polo team wanted this one. The Blue Devils won by that score at Oak Ridge on Wednesday in a key league contest […]

UCD tries to figure out Jags

Enterprise staff writer The numbers South Alabama has put up over the past two years are impressive. In winning all 13 games theyÕve played, the Jaguars are averaging 46.4 points and 437.4 total yards per game, while allowing opponents only 5.5 points and 214.1 yards each contest. But the competition South Alabama, a second-year program, […]

AggiesÕ plan falls short against UCSB

Enterprise staff writer Scoring opportunities are always going to be limited against a quality soccer team, so when they come, they canÕt be squandered. Despite successfully executing its plan to counterattack on Wednesday against visiting UC Santa Barbara, the UC Davis men were unable to make the most of their six shots. The Aggies held […]

DHS girls get a win in Yuba City

Sarah Riesenberg led the Davis High field hockey team to a 4-1 win with a hat trick on Wednesday at Yuba City, as the Blue Devils moved closer to breaking the programÕs all-time scoring record. With the victory, DHS is now 10-1 in Eastern Athletic League play, heading into a key matchup at Chico today. […]

Blue Devils believe in miracles

Enterprise staff writer If Davis High beats football powerhouse Grant on Friday, what will they name the movie? ÒInvictus,Ó ÒLittle GiantsÓ and ÒMiracleÓ are taken. But stranger things have happened and Ñ despite a 1-6 record, thin roster and key injuries Ñ the Blue Devils have proved to be a group of young men who […]

JV football beats Cardinals

Enterprise correspondent Just a week after being shredded for 35 points and sending versatile Grant Dickerson to the varsity team, the Davis High junior varsity football teamÕs defense roared back to life, making decisive plays in a 14-7 win over Laguna Creek at Homecoming last Friday. ÒWell, when our backs are to the wall, despite […]

JV ROUNDUP: Devils take road to perfection

The Davis High junior varsity boys soccer squad was unbeaten in three away games last week, outscoring its opponents 10-1. In defeating Franklin High (4-1), Grant (3-0) and Vacaville (3-0), the Blue Devils have now vanquished their opposition by a total score of 59-16 this fall. The impressive week started on Oct. 12 in Elk […]

BRIEFS: Devils smash Laguna Creek

If the final week of regular season play is an indication of how the playoffs will go, the Davis High girls tennis team is looking good so far. Facing Laguna Creek on Tuesday in their second-to-last contest before the Delta Valley Conference championships, the Blue Devils dropped just one match and defeated the Cardinals, 8-1. […]

DHS boys score late to edge Cardinals

The Davis High boys soccer team has been outplaying its Delta Valley Conference opponents for the past few weeks by a fairly large margin, but the scores havenÕt always reflected the Blue DevilsÕ dominance. Such was the case again Tuesday, as DHS had enough shots on goal Ñ and played strong enough defense ÑÊto blow […]

Players-turned-coaches guide UCD

Enterprise staff writer Tim Plough hosted Sean Creadick on his recruiting visit to UC Davis in 2005, and the pair spent two years as teammates for the Aggies. Fast-forward to 2010 and the relationship between the now former teammates has changed, not because they wanted it to but because it was necessary. Creadick is a […]