Generally in sports, teams never want to leave the door open for an opponent to come back.
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Trailing 2-0 at halftime to a Div. I team while missing a number of starters, the Madera girls soccer team had every excuse in the book to fold up the tent and move on.
FRESNO (AP) — Marvelle Harris scored 20 points and Fresno State made five free throws in the final seconds to defeat Cal State Bakersfield 76-68 tonight.
Out of the 50 wrestling squads that represented their respective schools in the seventh annual Chukchansi Invitational, the Madera and Madera South teams placed no lower than sixth.
When the Madera boys soccer team faced Hoover-Fresno on Monday, it was the third straight North Yosemite League opponent for the Coyotes.
While a tie is certainly better than a loss, it can sometimes be tough for certain teams to accept.
The Madera South boys soccer team’s latest tie is a perfect example.
It was a battle of the defending Valley Champions when the Div. II champs Madera South girls soccer team faced Div. III winners Liberty in Memorial Stadium.