Sports briefs: Raber and Graham help Aggies take fourth

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Top-10 finishes by Austin Graham, Tyler Raber were enough to send the UC Davis men’s golf team to an impressive fourth-place finish after Tuesday’s final round of the Wyoming Cowboy Classic. Graham posted a third-round score of 68 to finish at 5-under and take fourth overall, while Raber, a Davis High graduate, […]

DHS boys ride the wind to a win

Last week, when the Davis High boys golf team battled very windy conditions to take first in its final tune-up before the Delta Valley Conference schedule, head coach Karl Ronning knew the experience would pay dividends down the road. Welcome to down the road … Led by a resurgent performance from Jordan Baroody and a […]

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Cheerleader program returns to Junior Blue Devils

The Davis Junior Blue Devils cheer program is returning to the gridiron. Ever wonder what a terrific stepping stone it would be to lead the cheers at the junior varsity or varsity levels at Davis High or beyond at college? For kids 6 to 14 years old, bringing the noise and energy at a youth […]

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Thunder comes to Davis freshman bats

After a 17-day layoff, the Blue Devil freshman baseball squad jumped right into league play, going 2-1 last week. The Blue Devils got the week off to a great start by beating Pioneer 11-1. Blue Devil ace Matt Trask was dominant, giving up only one hit. Davis pounded out 15 hits as Trey Golston, Kaysey […]

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Girls JV lacrosse rolls through recent week

The junior varsity girls lacrosse team blazed through last week as the Blue Devils came up with three wins. On March 29, Davis topped Bishop O’Dowd, 19-9. Good possession off the draw helped Lucy Hass score four goals, Eliana Jolkovsky three, Maia Polis three and Lani Chang two. Anna Perry, Rachel Smith, Lydia Gegan, Genny Bennet, […]

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Davis bedevils JV diamond opponents

Two mercy-rule victories and a stunning comeback win over Jesuit highlighted a perfect 3-0 week for the Davis High junior varsity baseball team.

 On March 29 at Raley Field, the Blue Devils rallied from down 7-0 to beat the Marauders 8-7 in a game shortened to six innings due to time constraints. Jesuit scored seven […]

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Sharks beat L.A. Kings to clinch Pacific

SAN JOSE — There was little celebrating for the San Jose Sharks after another convincing clincher as they know they still have so much more to accomplish to make this season truly a success. Joe Thornton had a goal and an assist to give him 999 career points and help the Sharks clinch their fourth […]

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DHS continues to play well as Cards fall

Another day at the baseball office for Davis High … Following the 11-strikeout pitching of ace Ben Eckels, the Blue Devils used eight timely hits in stopping visiting Laguna Creek, 7-0, on Monday afternoon. Josh Cosio — DHS’ leading hitter — went 2-for-3 with a triple and scored his squad’s first run to start off […]

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UCD baseball comes back from Reno empty-handed

RENO — Davis High graduate Mike Turay singled and scored to start a fourth-inning rally to help Nevada take control of a 7-4  baseball victory over UC Davis on Monday at Peccole Park in Reno. After scoring a run in the third, and tacking on three more in the big fourth inning, the Wolf Pack (8-16) never […]

Huskies prove defense wins championships

HOUSTON — The only thing that could stop Kemba Walker and Connecticut’s amazing run was the final buzzer. On a night when the massive arena felt like a dusty old gym, UConn made Butler look like the underdog it really was, winning the national championship Monday night with an old-fashioned, grinding 53-41 beatdown of the […]

Sports briefs: UCD’s Graham is third after Day 1 of Cowboy Classic

SCOTTSDALE —  UC Davis golfer Austin Graham wasn’t wearing a hat or boots and he didn’t ride from hole to hole on a horse. But the senior still seemed comfortable in the first two rounds of the Wyoming Cowboy Classic on Monday, posting a 3-under 137 to put himself in a tie for third place. […]

Full slate of games played in AAA division

With weather finally cooperating, Davis Little League AAA teams were able to field a full slate of games through Sunday night. Here’s a look at what action was reported… Cardinals 11, Reds 6 — Birthday boy James Herrgesell celebrated by going 3-for-3 and pitching two strong innings in the win. Simen Guttormsen hurled two shutout […]

Competitive games mark DLL majors’ slate

Competitive games highlighted the last week in majors division play for Davis Little League. Here’s a look at who did what … Phillies 3, Pirates 3 — Trevor Hewitt homered and singled, driving in all three Phillies’ runs in the tie. Zach Bergevin doubled and singled and Max Thompson added a couple of safeties. Cooper […]

Baseball team falls 4-2 to Cal State Fullerton

Scott Heylman hit a solo home run in the fifth inning to give UC Davis a 2-1 lead, but 12th-ranked Cal State Fullerton scored twice in the seventh and added a run in the eighth to take a 4-2 win in the series finale on Sunday at Dobbins Stadium in Davis. UCD moves to 5-17 […]

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