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The high school football postseason begins in three weeks. But for most Stanislaus District teams, the playoffs start now. There are some big games that will have that intense, playoff atmosphere Friday night. We'll have games in nearly every area league with big postseason implications.
The crowd poured into Turlock High's Joe Debely Stadium on Friday night. Every spot in the bleachers was filled with a rabid fan, wearing either Turlock's blue and gold or Pitman's green and black. Friday night marked the fifth annual football game between crosstown rivals Turlock and Pitman high schools. It was the largest crowd ever for a game that has had its share of big gates.
LODI -- The Sac-Joaquin Section board of managers voted unanimously to suspend Stallworth Charter Academy of Stockton from all athletics for this school year and next, officials announced Wednesday.
It could be a high school soccer game on turf and under the lights. Or maybe it's a varsity football game on a Thursday.
Modesto Christian High basketball standout Reeves Nelson has played his last football game for the Crusaders.
We're four weeks into the high school football season, and eight teams remain undefeated.
Big changes to the Sac-Joaquin Section playoff structure are headed our way.
Enochs High keeps dealing with new experiences this season. So far, they're all pretty good.
It's only Week 3 of the high school football season, but there are a ton of big games on Friday night's docket.
Modesto Christian High football coach Mike Parsons is in for a bit of a roller coaster this week.
Will DeBoard's high school football picks for Sept. 19-20, 2008
HUGHSON -- It was a cross country meet; but it wasn't your typical cross country meet.
RIPON -- The Christian Brothers and Ripon High volleyball teams have met in the Division IV section championship match the last two seasons.
The 2008 high school football season is officially here. Our special section - at www.modbee.com/hits - gives you all the nuts and bolts, and this column gives you an A-to-Z look at what to expect this season.