Pollsters choose UCD women to win conference; men fourth

IRVINE Ñ A media panel has picked the UC Davis womenÕs basketball team to win the Big West Conference crown this winter. That same group tabbed the UC Davis men’s basketball team to finish fourth, it was announced by the conference office Thursday. The fourth-place vote marks the highest finish the Aggie men have had […]

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Delta tennis sees double Devils in finals

ELK GROVE Ñ With Cajandig sisters Mari, Briki and Ceci each in the semifinals as part of their Blue Devil duos, when the balls stopped flying it was Mari Cajandig and Naomi Wainwright Ñ topping Caron Miller and Briki Cajandig, 7-5, 6-2 Ñ earning a Delta Valley Conference girls doubles tennis title Thursday at Laguna […]

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ÔCats no match; crown goes to Davis

Enterprise staff writer It was the 20th win of the season. It clinched the Delta Valley Conference championship. The effort left Blue Devil boys soccer coach Ashley Yudin with a warm, fuzzy feeling. After dispatching second-place Franklin, 7-1, on a chilly Thursday afternoon at Ron & Mary Brown Stadium, Davis High earned its fifth straight […]

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Bam! Field hockey mark falls

Enterprise correspondent Senior Day. The last game for a longtime member of the field hockey program. The single-season scoring record broken. And the league championship won for the third year in a row. As Michael Scott of TVÕs ÒThe OfficeÓ said: ÒThe only thing that could make this day better is ice cream.Ó As coach […]

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Southern Utah first up in Aggie-style playoffs

Enterprise sports editor Since the Great West Football conference has only five teams, there is no official conference championship game. Last season, the de facto title contest was a matchup between UC Davis and North Dakota at Aggie Stadium. The Aggies had so much fun that time, capturing the 2009 GW title with a 28-20 […]

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BRIEFS: UCD drops overtime thriller

FULLERTON Ñ UC Davis freshman Alex Aguiar scored the equalizer in the 69th minute to send the game into overtime, but Cal State Fullerton put away a goal with three minutes left in the extra period to grab a 2-1 menÕs soccer victory in a crucial Big West matchup on Wednesday at Titan Stadium. The […]

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Loss to Grant tooks its toll on Devils

Enterprise staff writer When a 175-pound center goes up against a 355-pound nose tackle, itÕs, well, itÕs just unthinkable. But when Davis HighÕs Lucas Brattesani matched up with GrantÕs Villimi Maolo last Friday, the end result was a wash Ñ of sorts. The scrappy senior limited the Tongan Pacer to five tackles and only two […]

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DHS girls play well in defeat

Even in a loss, there was a lot to like about the Davis High girls volleyball teamÕs performance on Wednesday against Monterey Trail. Gaining confidence as the match went along, the Blue Devils impressed their head coach Leigh Whitmire by playing good defense, being aggressive at the net and serving well. ÒIÕm really proud of […]

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DHS coaches are laying a foundation

Enterprise staff writer ItÕs been an education. ItÕs no secret the coaches in Davis HighÕs football program have had a wealth of college experience. Headmaster Steve Smyte Ñ who, after more than a decade at Boise State and UC Davis, opted to come back and lead his beloved Blue Devils Ñ has instilled a sense […]

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Blue Devils deconstruct Bruins

As the boys water polo season winds down, Davis High is making the most of its final games. The Blue Devils hosted Ponderosa at Arroyo Pool on Wednesday, and blasted the Bruins from start to finish in a 15-4 victory. DHS led 7-0 at the end of one period, was comfortably ahead 11-1 at half […]

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Loss to Grant took its toll on the Devils

Enterprise staff writer When a 175-pound center goes up against a 355-pound nose tackle, itÕs, well, itÕs just unthinkable. But when Davis HighÕs Lucas Brattesani matched up with GrantÕs Villimi Maolo last Friday, the end result was a wash Ñ of sorts. The scrappy senior limited the Pacer Tongan Avalanche to five tackles and only […]

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BRIEFS: DHS runs the hills of Mt. SAC

Team-bonding and a trip to Disneyland were on the agenda when the Davis High cross country teams took a three-day trip to Southern California last weekend, but the Blue Devils also mixed in a little racing. Actually, not much about the Mt. SAC Invitational can be considered little as more than 22,000 athletes competed in […]

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Perfect 3-0 week for JV soccer

Special to The Enterprise OK. This junior varsity soccer team knows how to win. And how! With wins over Laguna Creek (4-0), Monterey Trail (5-0) and arch-rival Jesuit (2-0), Davis HighÕs boys have now outscored opponents 70-16 on the season. The Oct. 19 win over the Cardinals was comfortably earned on goals by Collin Holtz […]

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JV ROUNDUP: Girls polo finishes 28-3

EL DORADO HILLS Ñ While the Davis High varsity girls water polo team points with confidence to next monthÕs Sac-Joaquin Section tournament, the junior varsity program showed itÕs not exactly chopped liver, either. Blowing through foes with a 28-3 record, the Blue Devil JVs captured the Oak Ridge Invitational last weekend. ÒThe group played smart, […]

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