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AYSO roundup: Tournament play kicks off with exciting games

Davis AYSO regional tournament play got off to a drizzly-but-exciting start last weekend. Here’s a look back at some of the local action … U10 girls Golden Girls 4, Sapphires 0: With back-to-back games, the Sapphires ended their season with energy, enthusiasm and strong team spirit. Against the Golden Girls, the Sapphires had a few good […]

San Antonio stops Kings

SACRAMENTO — Kawhi Leonard scored 24 points, Tim Duncan had 11 points and 14 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Sacramento Kings, 106-88, on Monday night. DeMarcus Cousins had 21 points and 12 rebounds in his return to the lineup but the Kings dropped their sixth straight game. Ex-Spur Marco Belinelli had 17 […]

Successful sub-section meet for DHS

ANGELS CAMP — With most of the Blue Devils running just hard enough to ensure a berth in this week’s Sac-Joaquin Section Championships, the Davis High boys and girls cross country team still looked impressive at Saturday’s sub-section meet. The Devil girls — once again competing without star Fiona O’Keeffe as she rests up for the tougher postseason […]

In the Clubhouse: Ready for the perfect shopping trip? Ho, ho, fore!

Shhhh. Friends and spouses of golfers, pay attention. Want to take an interesting holiday shopping trip? Go to one of Davis’ local golf course pro shops on a rainy day. There are no crowds. Happy, glad-to-see-you faces come with unprecedented customer service. The coffee is hot and it’s a terrific time to shop, shop, shop. […]

Junior Blue Devils win to advance to U14 championship

It was a split decision for Davis Junior Blue Devil playoff teams in Saturday’s opening-round of the Sacramento Youth Football League playoffs as the U14 squad ran its record to 10-0 and the U12 crew fell short against Vista Del Lago. The U14s topped Jesuit, 40-16, while the U12s competed hard before eventually falling, 24-6, at […]

Sports briefs: Aggie net standout Bolko wins Big West weekly award

UC Davis freshman libero Malia Bolko was named the Big West Conference women’s volleyball Defensive Player of the Week on Monday, her second time being honored this season. Bolko, who prepped at St. Patrick/St. Vincent High, totaled 42 digs for a 5.25 per-set average in the Aggies’ wins at UC Santa Barbara and Cal Poly last […]

Aggies putting up low-tide numbers as woes continue

It’s been more than eight quarters since UC Davis has scored a touchdown. And these days, it seems that with every snap the injury list grows. In Saturday’s 23-3 loss at Weber State, the Aggies (1-8, 1-5 in Big Sky Conference) were held to 16 first-half yards. It was the most anemic 30 minutes of […]

Wiesenfarth’s OT goal sends Aggies to soccer semifinals

NORTHRIDGE — Senior Matt Wiesenfarth jumped on a CSUN turnover in overtime and converted on a breakaway, beating the Matador goalkeeper for his fourth goal of the season and lifting the visiting UC Davis men’s soccer team to a 2-1 victory in the first round of the Big West Conference Tournament on Saturday night at Matador Soccer […]

UCD stalls in 23-3 gridiron defeat at Weber State

OGDEN, Utah — It was bright and sunny at Stewart Stadium as Weber State and UC Davis kicked off just after noon on Saturday. But as the sun’s glint seemed to embellish the purple-and-black outfits of the home-standing Wildcats, none of the rays reached the all-white uniforms of the now 1-8 Aggie football team. A dark […]

UCD roundup: Aggies win to clinch top seed in WWPA tournament

Junior Cory Laidig and freshman Ido Goldschmidt each scored three goals to lead the 10th-ranked UC Davis men to a 14-10 win over No. 14 Loyola Marymount in Western Water Polo Association action at Burns Aquatics Center on Saturday. With the victory, the Aggies (17-7, 6-0) secured the top seed and a first-round bye at the […]

Devil water polo blowout leads to Marauder rematch

It’s the rematch that everyone wanted, though perhaps not when everyone wanted it. By virtue of a 14-5 victory over Woodcreek at the Schaal Aquatic Center on Friday night, the Davis High boys water polo team has earned its chance to get revenge for last year’s Sac-Joaquin Section championship loss to Jesuit. But unlike four […]

Doherty leads Aggie women into hoops season

* Editor’s note: This is the second of a two-part installment introducing the 2015-16 UC Davis men’s and women’s basketball teams. Featured today is the defending Aggie women’s squad. The preseason accolades have poured in for UC Davis’ Alyson Doherty. The senior post, who started all but one game last season after recovering from a knee injury […]

DHS drops an eventful football finale

Friday’s high school football game between Davis and Monterey Trail had a whole lot of everything, from offensive fireworks to defensive stops, from a touchdown with no time left in the half to a pair of last-second interceptions. Throw in a brawl, a Blue Devil 1,000-yard rusher and a Senior Night celebration, and the only thing the […]

Marleau leads Sharks past Panthers

SAN JOSE — Even at age 36 and approaching an impressive milestone, Patrick Marleau still has the speed that’s made him so effective throughout his career. Marleau scored a highlight-reel goal for his 997th point and the San Jose Sharks beat the Florida Panthers at home for the first time in nearly 10 years, 5-2, […]

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