An even wackier idea: Ags in the Pac-10

Enterprise columnist PAC OR WAC? É last Sunday I noted in this space that the Western Athletic Conference is knocking on the door of the UC Davis football office, wondering if anyone is going to answer É that brought a swift response from a self-confessed University of Washington fan named Jim, who notes that ÒUC […]

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Devils calling the Kittle back

Enterprise staff writer At least two Blue Devils are really champing at the bit for next weekÕs Davis High football opener with Armijo. One is head coach Steve Smyte, because Ñ in addition to having a team that looks much improved from a year ago Ñ heÕs getting senior lineman Blair Kittle back from injury. […]

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Aggies make the Wright choice

Enterprise staff writer Following practice on Thursday morning, UC Davis head football coach Bob Biggs said a decision needed to be made as to who would line up behind center for the season opener Sept. 4 against Cal. The Aggies held their first scrimmage Saturday morning at Aggie Stadium, and later that day, Biggs and […]

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DHS set to defend DVC volleyball title

Enterprise staff writer EditorÕs note: This is the third in a nine-part series showcasing fall sports at Davis High School. Today: girls volleyball. ÒI think weÕre pretty solid in all areas Ñ we are very fortunate to have everyone on our team skilled at numerous positions.Ó So comes the initial report from Davis High girls […]

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BRIEFS: Wright wins QB job for opener

Redshirt freshman Randy Wright has been named the starting quarterback for the UC Davis football opener at Cal on Sept. 4, head coach Bob Biggs announced Sunday. The 6-foot-3, 185-pound Wright was selected over sophomore Austin Heyworth and junior Sean Maraz as the trio battled throughout preseason camp to assume signal-calling duties for the start […]

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Devil field hockey team aiming high

Enterprise staff writer EditorÕs note: This is the second in a nine-part series showcasing fall sports at Davis High School. Today: girls field hockey. From seasoned veterans like co-captains Lauren Holtz and Emily Brown to newcomers like sophomores Kayla Robinson or Ariana Enzerink, thereÕs a certain spark coming from every member of this fallÕs Davis […]

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DHS QBs get good schooling

Enterprise staff writer Dane Denkers and Shayne Reagan are a couple of smart guys. You have to be, playing quarterback in high school. But at that position, in this new era of Blue DevilsÕ football, you have to be especially quick of mind. You see, senior Denkers and junior Reagan arenÕt getting a routine education […]

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Wright named starting QB for opener

Redshirt freshman Randy Wright has been named the starting quarterback for the UC Davis football opener at Cal on Sept. 4, head coach Bob Biggs announced Sunday. The 6-foot-3, 185-pound Wright was selected over sophomore Austin Heyworth and junior Sean Maraz as the trio battled throughout preseason camp to assume signal-calling duties for the start […]

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Aggies could take a WAC at the big time

Enterprise columnist Some folks will say what follows is about as wacky as it can get. You may well be among them. Read on, my friend. Actually, weÕre talking WAC-ky, as in the Western Athletic Conference, which finds itself with just six members after Fresno State and Nevada both bolted on Wednesday for the Mountain […]

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Despite injuries, DHS shines in Blue and White game

Enterprise staff writer An intrasquad scrimmage is like an omelet. Sometimes youÕre not sure whatÕs in it, but you know if it tastes good Ñ or not. At the annual Blue and White Game on Saturday, Blue Devil fans werenÕt sure who was where on what play, but when the two-hour varsity exercise ended, everyone […]

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Blue Devils hope to kick it up a notch

Enterprise staff writer – EditorÕs note: This is the first in a nine-part series showcasing fall sports at Davis High School. Today: boys soccer. The givens are death, taxes and Davis High contending for a Sac-Joaquin section title in boys soccer. Nothing ever changes in those regards. ÒEvery year we expect to contend for the […]

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UCD women sting Hornets in opener

SACRAMENTO Ñ The UC Davis womenÕs soccer team wasted no time getting its season started right. Aggie sophomore Allison Kelley scored in just the fifth minute of action on Friday and UCD held on for a 1-0 win over crosstown rival Sacramento State at Hornet Soccer Field. The Aggies took the first Causeway Cup victory […]

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UCD wins a field hockey exhibition game

STOCKTON Ñ Maggie BarryÕs goal early in the second half broke a 1-1 tie and sent the UC Davis womenÕs field hockey team to a 2-1 win over host Pacific on Saturday in an exhibition game at Brookside Field. The exhibition was the only one of the preseason for the Aggies who will face Miami […]

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Creadick ready for the Ags to lean on him

Enterprise staff writer Over the past four years, UC Davis football coach Bob Biggs was able to count on Brandon Rice, Chris Carter and Bakari Grant to hold down the wide receiver position. But those three Ñ who combined to make 493 catches for 6,218 yards and 52 touchdowns from 2006 to 2009 Ñ are […]

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