Despite a late charge, the Madera South Stallions boys basketball team held off the Sanger Apaches to record its first County/Metro Athletic Conference victory of the season.
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
With 3:05 left in the game, the Madera Coyotes girls basketball team took a 46-45 lead after an Addyson Smith free throw.
Although the County/Metro Athletic Conference game between the Madera South girls soccer team and the Bullard-Fresno Knights didn’t feature any goal scoring, the match itself wasn’t short of excitement.
Any football player who steps into the fieldhouse locker room at Madera High School is now met, and inspired, by Coyote history.
After Madera South’s Josh Johnson hit a step-back 3-pointer to cut the lead to two with 25.7 seconds left in the game, Madera’s Ethan Richardson sank four straight free throws and grabbed a defensive rebound
Heading into its match with the defending County/Metro Athletic Conference champion, the Madera boys soccer team looked to score an upset over first-place Bullard-Fresno.
Any thoughts the Madera South Stallions girls basketball team had about pulling an upset and getting its first win over the Madera Coyotes went out the window four minutes into the game.