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Yogurt Mill Fans of the Week: Both fans watched their favorite team win

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Yogurt Mill Fans of the Week: Both fans watched their favorite team win

Yogurt Mill awards two $15 gift cards each week to “Fans of the Week” who tweeted in scores, photos or videos to @BlackHatFootbal during Friday games. The gift cards are good for tasty treats at any of Yogurt Mill’s four locations:  2591 Geer Road in Turlock, or in Modesto at 2509 Oakdale Road, 801 West Roseburg Avenue […]

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Video/Modesto is City of Perfection: It’s 4 unbeaten football teams might be most in USA

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Video/Modesto is City of Perfection: It’s 4 unbeaten football teams might be most in USA

Modesto, whose high school football teams historically struggle for success, has shed that image in 2017. Instead of a city of struggling programs, Modesto might be the Most Perfect Football Town in America! There are four unbeaten high school football  teams in Modesto, after the first eight weeks of the season. The Downey Knights are 8-0; […]

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Game Tape: Ripon QB Ryan Daggett & Indians fall short despite fourth-quarter fireworks

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Game Tape: Ripon QB Ryan Daggett & Indians fall short despite fourth-quarter fireworks

Modesto Christian used a wave of running backs to build its lead, then held off a furious fourth-quarter comeback bid by Ripon QB Ryan Daggett — escaping with a 42-41 Trans-Valley League win. MC (3-4, 2-0) and Escalon (4-3, 2-0) are the only unbeatens left in the league and they play in two weeks. Escalon […]

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Video/CalHiSports projects 5 teams from The 209 heading to Bowls after winning Section titles

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Video/CalHiSports projects 5 teams from The 209 heading to Bowls after winning Section titles

CalHiSports bounced out its early prospectus on the Northern California Bowls, and prep guru Mark Tennis says The 209 will have five teams winning Sac-Joaquin Section titles and going on. Calhi’s the first to say that these are arly projections and some might be placeholders. Still, fun to start looking forward to the ultimate postseason […]

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Highlight Video/QB Cameron Deville’s late arrival has Stagg challenging for another SJAA title

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Highlight Video/QB Cameron Deville’s late arrival has Stagg challenging for another SJAA title

Stagg High stumbled throughout most of the preseason, struggling to score as its offense failed to produce more than 7 points in its three losses. While the Delta Kings still aren’t as explosive as they’ve been in past seasons, the arrival of QB Cameron Deville has brought stability. After a quiet debut – the junior […]

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Recap Video/Mountain House’s Mustangs come close again in TVL – and provide plenty of big plays

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Recap Video/Mountain House’s Mustangs come close again in TVL – and provide plenty of big plays

Mountain House’s Mustangs threw a scare into longtime Trans-Valley League power Escalon, before falling 49-34 in this weekend’s Grower Direct Nut Game of the Week. Star RB Vladik Sutherland went down with an injury in the third quarter, following a late hit out of bounds, thought he Mustangs rallied in his absence. Sutherland was explosive […]

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Recap Video: Caleb Sulusi’s Pick-Six keeps postseason alive for Amador Buffaloes

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Recap Video: Caleb Sulusi’s Pick-Six keeps postseason alive for Amador Buffaloes

Amador High (3-4, 2-2) is doing its best to stay in the playoff race, though it’s going to be a challenge with powerful Calaveras (6-1, 2-1)  on the schedule next week. The Buffaloes still got a shot, though. They made sure of that with Friday’s 34-27 win over Bret Harte, staying in the race for […]

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Video Recap/Sophomore Charles Jackson’s electrifying TD run & “D” send Atwater to victory

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Video Recap/Sophomore Charles Jackson’s electrifying TD run & “D” send Atwater to victory

Atwater High sophomore RB Charles Jackson, one of our Taco Bell Athletes of the Week a while back, electrified the Falcons’ fans again Friday night. His 79-yard TD provides the early points and Atwater knocked off Golden Valley 14-13 in the Central California Conference. The Falcons’ Alberto Ramos scored the second TD, then the PAT […]

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Highlight Video/McNair lights up the sky with QB Rafael Lara and his Soaring Eagles, knocking off Edison

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Highlight Video/McNair lights up the sky with QB Rafael Lara and his Soaring Eagles, knocking off Edison

Maybe this is the year McNair High makes it happen. The Eagles have been playing varsity football since 2006 – this is their 12th season – but have yet to win an outright league championship. McNair is a step closer to snapping that drought follow an explosive 50-43 league win over Edison. Check out McNair’s […]

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Recap Video/Livingston passing game shows some flashes under QB Eduardo Mendoza

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Recap Video/Livingston passing game shows some flashes under QB Eduardo Mendoza

Livingston High’s Wolves dropped a 35-14 Western Athletic Conference decision to Pacheco Friday night, but put together some nice drives behind QB Eduardo Mendoza and quality catches by his receivers. Check out the catch by Audel Lopez 30 seconds in the tape, then a nice grab Cristian Maldonado about 1 minute in.  Mendoza threw for […]

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