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Orestimba basketball players are transitioning from lacing up the football cleats to now lacing up those basketball shoes on the hardwood floor as the 2019-20 basketball season approaches.

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Gustine High will field a team long on varsity experience in the upcoming girls basketball season, bolstering the Lady Reds’ hopes to return to the playoffs for the first time since the 2014-15 Southern League championship season.

A solid season for the Orestimba Lady Warriors came to a close last Tuesday in Calaveras, where the Mighty Reds prevailed over the West Siders 25-11, 25-15, 25-19 in Division IV playoff action.

Orestimba turned in one of its most explosive offensive performances of the season Friday, lighting up the scoreboard in a 55-14 frosh-soph win over visiting Delhi.

Orestimba teams turned in a dominant showing at the Southern League cross country finals Friday, placing first in the women’s competition and finishing second to Waterford by the narrowest of margins in the men’s race.

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Emily Lopez hits for the frosh-soph OHS Lady Warriors against visiting Gustine last Tuesday. Orestimba posted a 25-16, 25-18 win over the Lady Reds. Later in the week, Orestimba dropped a 22-25, 27-25, 9-15 decision to Ripon Christian. 

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Gustine’s Frankie Miske sends the ball over the net for the varsity Lady Reds against Orestimba last week. Gustine dropped a 21-25, 16-25, 11-25 decision to the Lady Warriors.

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Frosh-soph Lady Red Alondra Ortiz hits against Orestimba in a Southern League match last Tuesday. Gustine dropped a 16-25, 18-25 decision to the JV Lady Warriors.

The varsity Reds were looking to treat their fans to a homecoming victory Friday, only to come up a touchdown short against Southern League foe Le Grand.


Orestimba officially punched its ticket to the post-season with a pair of Southern League volleyball victories last week.

Lady Red Tianah Vitorino hits in a varsity match against visiting Delhi last Tuesday. Gustine and Delhi battled through five games before the Hawks prevailed 25-21, 25-23, 18-25, 16-25, 15-6. Later in the week, Ripon Christian defeated Gustine 25-27, 25-9, 25-9, 25-3. 

Orestimba golfers Ryanne Alcala, left, and Sydney Bazar qualified for the section Division V tournament with strong showings in the Valley Foothill League South finals. The section tournament was played Monday in Auburn, where Alcala shot a 133 and Bazar carded a 137.

Gabriell Swisher serves for the frosh-soph Lady Warriors against visiting Denair last Tuesday. Orestimba defeated the Coyotes 25-5, 25-14. Later in the week, the JV Lady Warriors prevailed over Waterford 25-12, 25-19. 

Jasmine Reynoso makes the defensive play for the frosh-soph Lady Reds against Delhi. Gustine came away with a 25-14, 26-24 victory. Later in the week, Gustine dropped an 18-25, 21-25 decision to Ripon Christian. 

Southern League co-leader Ripon Christian lived up to its billing Friday night.

Janessa Marquez hits for the frosh-soph Orestimba Lady Warriors in their match against visiting Mariposa last Tuesday. Orestimba dropped a 20-25, 22-25 decision to the Grizzlies. Later in the week, the JV Lady Warriors defeated Le Grand 26-24, 25-20.

Lalanie Brace sends the ball over the net for Gustine in frosh-soph action action visiting Waterford last Tuesday. The JV Lady Reds prevailed 25-14, 25-13. Later in the week, Gustine defeated Denair 25-9, 25-16.

Orestimba earned a split of two Southern League volleyball matches last week, leaving the varsity Lady Warriors with a 6-2 league mark.

Orestimba cross country runners turned in a solid performance last weekend at the Bret Harte Frogtown Invitational Meet in Angels Camp.

Janessa Marquez sends the ball over the net for host Orestimba in a frosh tournament held Saturday. The frosh Lady Warriors turned in a strong showing, topping Patterson 25-13, 25-11, defeating Stone Ridge Christian 25-20, 25-21, dispatching Lodi 25-19, 25-15 and prevailing over Pacheco 25-2…

Melanie De La Cruz makes the play for the frosh Gustine Lady Reds during Orestimba tournament action Saturday. Gustine fell to Beyer 19-25, 22-25, defeated Franklin 25-20, 25-23 and dropped a 25-24, 15-25, 5-15 decision to Kimball in pool play. In bracket play which followed, Gustine lost to…

Gustine’s Nia Kellum putts from just off the green during a league match against Orestimba Thursday at Diablo Grande. Orestimba came away with a 206-244 victory. Nia Kellum and Ashlyn Alamo each shot a 59 to lead Gustine. Megan Azevedo and Emma Woods each finished at 60, and Kailyn Medeiros …