The Madera Coyote boys basketball team opened a 15-point first half lead, but held on at the end for a 52-44 victory over the San Joaquin Memorial-Fresno Panthers.
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
When a soccer team suffers a one-goal loss, the coach on the losing side can usually look back at the game and point to missed opportunities.
Led by sophomore heavyweight Miguel Villanueva, the Madera South wrestling team traveled to Tulare and finished runner-up in the Mission Oak TrueWrestler Invitational.
Fresno State announced Monday that it has reached an agreement with head football coach Tim DeRuyter with a letter of intent to extend his contract five years through the 2018 season.
To open County/Metro Athletic Conference play, the Madera South girls soccer team suffered back-to-back 2-0 losses.
In its final tune-up before the beginning of the County/Metro Athletic Conference, the Madera South boys basketball team played a complete game to pick up a victory over the Sunnyside-Fresno Wildcats.
Although the Liberty Hawks wrestling team gave the Washington Union-Easton Panthers six forfeits in 14 matches, the Hawks still gave the Panthers a tough battle in the remaining eight matches.