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SportStars NorCal Softball Rankings | May 24
The Top 20 Of Our NorCal Softball Rankings Stay Intact — Going Unbeaten Last Week Heading Into Section Championship Weekend • NorCal Softball Rankings Previous rankings in parenthesis. All records are through Monday, May 23. PICTURED ABOVE: Senior outfielder Dominique Price of No. 11 Elk Grove. (Ike Dodson photo)... Read more
SportStars NorCal Baseball Rankings | May 17
Former No. 1 Woodcreek Falls In Shocking SJS First Round Upset And A New Set Of NorCal Baseball Rankings Has Changes Everywhere • NorCal Baseball Rankings All records are through Monday, May 16. Previous rank is in parenthesis. PICTURED ABOVE: Senior infielder Brett Ott of No. 17 Granite Bay.... Read more
Final NorCal Boys Basketball Rankings | 2021-22
Modesto Christian’s 30-Win Season, Regional Open Title Secure Crusaders The Top Spot In Our Final NorCal Boys Basketball Rankings • PICTURED ABOVE: Div. II State Champions, No. 12 Elk Grove . (David Gershon photo) Final NorCal Boys Basketball Rankings. Previous rank in parenthesis 1. (1) Modesto Christian (30-6) Crusaders... Read more
SportStars NorCal Boys Basketball Rankings | March 10
Campolindo’s Impressive Reign Over The NorCal Boys Basketball Rankings Comes To An End As We Enter Season’s Final Weekend • NorCal Boys Basketball Rankings All records are through Tuesday, March 8. Previous rank in parenthesis. Records obtained through MaxPreps.com PICTURED ABOVE: Members of No. 1 Modesto Christian Posing With... Read more
SportStars NorCal Girls Basketball Rankings | March 1
Oak Ridge Is The Biggest Mover As Section Playoffs End, Plus Two New Teams Enter The NorCal Girls Basketball Rankings Prior To Regionals • NorCal Girls Basketball Rankings All records are through Monday, Feb. 26. Previous rank in parenthesis. Records obtained through MaxPreps.com PICTURED ABOVE: Ella Ray of No.... Read more
SportStars’ Season-Opening NorCal Baseball Top 20
De La Salle And Its Arsenal Of Pitching Talent Opens Atop Our First NorCal Baseball Top 20 Rankings Of The 2022 Season • PICTURED ABOVE: No. 1 De La Salle (Jean-Paul Toshiro photo) 1. DE LA SALLE-CONCORD (20-4 in 2021) Good pitching beats good hitting and the Spartans have... Read more
SportStars’ Season-Opening NorCal Softball Top 20
Led By A Pair Of Undefeated Teams From 2021, The Season-Opening NorCal Softball Top 20 Suggests A Riveting Three Months Ahead Of Us • PICTURED ABOVE: No. 1 St. Francis-Mountain View from March 2020. (SFHS Athletics photo) 1. ST. FRANCIS-MOUNTAIN VIEW (26-0 in 2021) It’s Jessica Oakland’s world and... Read more
SportStars NorCal Wrestler Rankings (106-145) | Feb. 17
Postseason Weight Class Movements Compelled Us To Dial Up New NorCal Wrestler Rankings Prior To Section Championship Weekend • PICTURED ABOVE: Julian Sanchez of Ponderosa-Shingle Springs (No. 9 @ 113s). (Ike Dodson photo) Bonus content! We saw enough changes in divisional action from the Sac-Joaquin Section and weight class... Read more
SportStars NorCal Wrestler Rankings (152-285) | Feb. 17
Postseason Weight Class Movements Compelled Us To Dial Up New NorCal Wrestler Rankings Prior To Section Championship Weekend • PICTURED ABOVE: Jason Brauning, top, of Vacaville (No. 5 @ 152s). (Ike Dodson photo) Bonus content! We saw enough changes in divisional action from the Sac-Joaquin Section and weight class... Read more
SportStars NorCal Girls Wrestling Rankings | Jan. 28
Our Final Regular Season NorCal Girls Wrestling Rankings Features Several New Names — Including A Very Notable One • PICTURED ABOVE: Del Oro-Loomis junior Elena Ivaldi (No. 1 in 121s). (Ike Dodson photo) She’s baaaaack. Both on the mat and atop the 235-pound Division of our newest NorCal Girls... Read more
FINAL NorCal Football Rankings | Expanded Top 35
For The First Time In Our 11 Year History, A New Team Closes The Season At No. 1 As We Expand Our Final NorCal Football Rankings To 35 • Typically we close out the season by making our Final NorCal Football Rankings 33 percent bigger and expanding it from... Read more
SportStars NorCal Volleyball Rankings | Top 20, Nov. 15
NorCal Championship Matches This Tuesday Feature Five Teams From The NorCal Volleyball Rankings, Including No. 1 vs. No. 2 • NorCal Volleyball Rankings All records are through Saturday, Nov. 13. Previous rank in parenthesis. Records obtained through MaxPreps.com PICTURED ABOVE: No. 1 Archbishop Mitty-San Jose Huddles At The Stockton... Read more