After Javier Villar missed a layup in the waning seconds of Madera South’s North Yosemite League boys basketball game, head coach Jody Sharp gave him another chance in overtime.
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
2012 bringing team changes
The conclusion of the 2011 season saw the end of an era.
SANGER — The Madera Coyote wrestling team sent 12 of 14 wrestlers to the finals of the County/Metro Athletic Conference tournament and came away with eight league champions to easily win the CMAC team title.
Members of Conference USA and current and future members of the Mountain West are taking a bigger-is-better approach to college sports leagues.
The Sierra-Tollhouse Chieftains came to Liberty with hopes of an upset victory after giving the girls soccer team a scare during the first half of the North Sequoia League season.
Make it three North Yosemite League championships in a row for the Madera South girls soccer team.
When it comes to soccer in Madera, there’s no messing around.
Of the six soccer teams at Madera, Madera South and Liberty high schools, four teams won league championships.