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Redskins shut down Knights

ghs v football 2Gustine put itself firmly in the thick of the Southern League race with a solid victory over visiting Ripon Christian Friday night. The Redskins took control late, scoring the final […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Braves, Denair battle to 6-6 tie

Orestimba rolled up yards but not points Friday, as turnovers repeatedly stymied the Braves in what eventually ended in a 6-6 tie with visiting Denair. The Braves, who came into […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »

JV Redskins turn back Ripon Christian

ghs jv football 2Ripon Christian played unbeaten Gustine on nearly even terms for the better part of one half Friday. Then the JV Redskins took over. A touchdown seconds before intermission gave the […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Warriors escape with wild win

Warrior defenders Dylan Dudley (20), Noah Love (2) and Moises Castro bring down a Denair ball carrier.Orestimba’s homecoming matchup against Denair shaped up as a blowout for the home team early – but turned into a high-scoring shootout that was not decided until Noah Zalinski’s acrobatic […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »

OHS golf team earns playoff berth

Orestimba’s girls’ golf team finished third in the Valley Foothill League this season to earn the program’s first-ever Section tournament berth. In front, from left, are Ashbelia Yakab and Peyton Aguilar. In back, from left, are Brenda Flores, Cristina Freitas, Amaia Sarasqueta and Gianna Naegli.The girls golf team at Orestimba High School is bound for the playoffs for the first time. The Lady Warriors placed third in the Valley Foothill League this season to […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Lady Redskins settle for split

Gustine’s Lady Redskins stayed in the chase for the Southern League volleyball championship with a split of two matches last week. Gustine wrapped up the week with a 7-2 league […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Lady Warriors top Wildcats

Orestimba defeated Waterford last Tuesday in the Lady Warriors’ only Southern League match of the week. The Lady Warriors shrugged off a close 23-25 loss in the opening game and […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Jerry Silva tops contest field

Gustine resident Jerry Silva claimed top honors in last week’s Mattos Newpapers Football Contest outright by correctly predicting the outcome of 21 games on the 25-game entry form. Silva will […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Sports Briefs – Oct. 23

Gustine High golf Gustine High’s girls golf team placed sixth in the Valley Foothill League tournament Monday at Micke Grove Golf Course. Sierra Alamo, who will advance to the Division […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine FFA hosts tractor pull

Gustine High FFA officers, from left, President Daisy Thomas, Reporter Alexandria Lopes and Treasurer Adriana Toste attended the Sectional Officer Leadership Conference Sept. 4 at Merced College. The event is an opportunity for officers to learn how to better communicate and run their chapters. Teamwork and communication were emphasized as important to chapter success.The Gustine FFA held its 30th annual truck and tractor pulls July 3 in the GHS stadium. Chapter officers spent a majority of their summer planning the event and working […]
October 16, 2014 | Posted in: Sports | 0 Comments | Full Story »