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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 […]
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Redskins rally for homecoming win

Brandon LaBry makes an acrobatic catch for Gustine in varsity action against Denair Friday. The catch helped set up a Redskins’ touchdown.Visiting Denair, with its throwback single-wing offense piling up yards early, threatened to play the role of spoiler at Gustine High’s homecoming festivities Friday. But after a hard-fought, tense first […]
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Miscues, big plays doom Warriors

Joe Sheldon finds running room for the Warriors against Mariposa.Orestimba fell victim to its own miscues and big plays on the part of visiting Mariposa in a Southern League showdown Friday. That combination did not bode well for the […]
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Rough week for Lady Warriors

Orestimba suffered road volleyball losses to Le Grand and Mariposa in Southern League play last week. Le Grand dealt the Lady Warriors a 25-15, 26-24, 25-23 setback to open the […]
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Vierra tops field; extends season lead

Jim Vierra of Gustine was on the mark with 22 predictions in last week’s Mattos Newspapers Football Contest to claim top honors outright. Vierra will collect $25 for his showing. […]
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Braves blank visiting Mariposa

Orestimba set the tone with a pair of early touchdowns and went on to shut out visiting Mariposa 27-0 in frosh-soph play Friday. The unbeaten Braves never looked back after […]
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Lady Redskins split SL matches

Gustine settled for a split of Southern League volleyball matches last week, after traditional league powerhouse Ripon Christian ended the Lady Redskins’ league winning streak at six Tuesday evening. The […]
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Feature photo: OLM volley

Grace Nightengale receives serve for OLM in a recent match against Walnut Grove of Patterson. Host OLM came away with victories in the “A” and “B” games.
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Feature photo: GHS soccer

Gustine’s Michael Carrillo works against a Waterford player in Southern League action last Monday. Gustine posted a 3-2 win. Carrillo scored two goals and added an assist. Adrian Hernandez also scored for the Redskins, and Alvin Romero contributed an assist. Gustine battled Ripon Christian to a scoreless tie later in the week. The Redskins record at week’s end stood at 5-2-1.
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JV Redskins continue to roll

Tyeler Flores cuts upfield to pick up yardage for the JV Redskins in their 21-0 win over Denair Friday.Another Friday night, another solid victory for Gustine High’s unbeaten frosh-soph Redskins. Denair was the latest victim for the unbeaten Redskins, who have given up just two touchdowns on the […]
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