Daulton Jefferies grew up watching some of the great players who have come through the Buhach Colony baseball program.
Nick Pino has been begging to swing the bat since he joined the Atwater Aviators. Pino got his chance Monday night and delivered, going 2 for 4 with four RBIs to lead the Aviators to a 13-1 win over the Merced Volunteers at Merced College.
The 40th Lions All-Star Football Game was decided on the last play by a field goal, yet South coach Kevin Swartwood was conflicted.
Nate Costa heeded the advice over the years from parents, teachers and coaches: Define the goal and achieve it.
Merced High's Chelsea Evans and Madilyn Nickles, Co-MVPs for the Central California Conference, are this year's Sun-Star Softball Co-Players of the Year.
No, he is not the baseball player that played for the San Francisco Giants. But, he is Will Garber, a 19-year-old Modesto Junior College student who rolled another 300 game at the National Bowling Stadium in the USBC Open recently. He rolled one last year in a PBA event in Reno.