Blue Devil soccer boys go to 18-1 at JV level

Special to The Enterprise In three consecutive home games, the dominance of the Davis High junior varsity boys soccer team continued with three rugged wins. On Oct. 11, the Blue Devils snuck past Franklin, 2-0, in a game of possession and skilled distribution. Last Wednesday, DHS took down Jesuit Red, 3-2, giving the locals a […]

October 19, 2011 | Posted in Blue Devils | Tagged ,

Hansen hits a 68 as UCD men take 12th

Matt Hansen shot a 68 in a steady final round that featured four birdies, improving on his second-round score by six strokes as the UC Davis men’s golf team finished 12th overall at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational in Fairfax. The Aggies finished at 3-over 855 after Tuesday’s final round to edge 36th-ranked Colorado by a […]

October 19, 2011 | Posted in Aggies | Tagged ,

Guinard tops Pham as Devils blank Laguna Creek

Davis High’s girls were expecting an easy team victory on Tuesday when they hosted Laguna Creek for a Delta Valley Conference tennis match. That’s how DVC matches usually go for the Blue Devils. But with the Cardinals featuring defending Sac-Joaquin Section Individual champion Tiffany Pham at No. 1 singles, DHS was comfortable not to win […]

October 19, 2011 | Posted in Blue Devils | Tagged ,

Greiner Athlete of the Week (10/19/11): DHS golfer Ji Hye Lee

After breaking 90 and finishing in the top five individually at each of the first three Delta Valley Conference girls golf tournaments this fall — including a first-place medal on Sept. 26 — Davis High’s Ji Hye Lee still wasn’t satisfied. So on Monday, the sophomore shot her best round of the league season, needing […]

October 19, 2011 | Posted in Blue Devils | Tagged ,

Blue Devil girls dominate the DVC field

This article originally ran on Sept. 27. “This was a fantastic start,” Davis High girls golf coach Amanda Ryan said after her team won the first Delta Valley Conference tournament by 84 shots. “We are really looking forward to the next three (DVC) tournaments and hopefully some postseason tournaments. If we keep playing like this, […]

September 27, 2011 | Posted in Blue Devils | Tagged ,

Davis girls fall back with DVC loss

As Yogi Berra would say, “It’s déjà vu all over again.” A week after dropping a five-game home match against Monterey Trail, the Davis High girls volleyball team repeated the unfortunate result on Monday against Franklin. The Mustangs and Wildcats are the Blue Devils’ two most powerful Delta Valley Conference opponents, and with only a […]

October 18, 2011 | Posted in Blue Devils | Tagged ,

Sports briefs: DHS girls officially win DVC

When it won the first Delta Valley Conference tournament by a staggering 84 shots, the Davis High girls golf team pretty much made the next three league events into one long formality before the Blue Devils could claim the DVC title. The exercise ended on Monday with another impressive performance by DHS in the fourth […]

October 18, 2011 | Posted in Aggies | Tagged ,

DHS field hockey is successful with the Satre/shutout combo

If defense really does win championships, then the Davis High girls varsity field hockey team has to be optimistic after Monday night’s matchup with Yuba City. Brynne Satre scored two early goals to give the Blue Devils an early cushion, which her defensive teammates then protected with suffocating defense as DHS shut out the Honkers, […]

October 18, 2011 | Posted in Blue Devils | Tagged ,

Granted, this week is another stern Devil test

Just when you thought it was safe to get back in the football water … After a much-improved showing, albeit in another loss (28-14 to Laguna Creek) last Friday on the road, Davis High now has to deal with a grouchy Grant (4-3, 1-1) and a high-flying Elk Grove (7-0, 2-0) in back-to-back Delta Valley […]

October 18, 2011 | Posted in Blue Devils | Tagged ,

UCD women’s golf team driven to excellence

Finding a balance between driven to succeed and driven to madness is a very fine line to walk in the game of golf. The UC Davis women’s program has been successfully tiptoeing the line for several years. The Aggies are a force in the Big West Conference — claiming the last two titles — and […]

October 18, 2011 | Posted in Aggies | Tagged ,

Double-OT win puts Blue-group Midgets on top

ELK GROVE – Jake Hammond’s one-yard plunge gave Davis’ Midget Blues a 34-28 double-overtime victory Saturday over Pleasant Grove and sole possession of first place. The Devils are now 5-0 in league play (7-0 overall) after topping the Eagles in a see-saw game at Sheldon High. When the Eagles opened the scoring with a 14-play, […]

October 18, 2011 | Posted in Youth | Tagged ,

JBD White squads sweep Mesa Verde

After a hard-fought win against McClatchy last week, the Blue Devil Junior Midget White team kept momentum rolling with 36-12 victory Saturday over visiting Mesa Verde on Halden Field at Ron & Mary Brown Stadium. With the win, Davis secured a playoff position. Tailback Jacob Avila had a monster day — scoring four touchdowns. He […]

October 18, 2011 | Posted in Youth | Tagged ,

Cal Poly rallies for win

SAN LUIS OBISPO — Junior quarterback Andre Broadous scored the go-ahead touchdown on a four-yard run with 45 seconds to play and senior safety Greg Francis sealed the victory with an interception with one second to go as Cal Poly rallied to defeat Southern Utah 31-27 in a Great West Conference football game Saturday night […]

October 16, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

No. 1 LSU beats Tennessee 38-7, remains unbeaten

By Beth Rucker KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Even when top-ranked LSU isn’t playing its best, the Tigers are still finding ways to dominate games. Jarrett Lee and LSU got off to a slower start than usual against Tennessee but wore the Volunteers down in a 38-7 victory on Saturday. It was a record sixth straight victory […]

October 16, 2011 | Posted in Associated Press | Tagged ,