By Mark Smith, Ronald Montez, Tyler A. Takeda and Roger Munoz
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
MERCED — After 10 straight years of playing volleyball, UC Merced senior and former Madera South standout Valeria Martinez celebrated her final Senior Night on Saturday during a three-set loss to La Sierra C
When Kathy Sullivan-Torrez earned the first volleyball scholarship ever for any player from Madera High School, it wasn’t long before she found herself on a team in the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament.
When the Madera girls volleyball team plays to its full potential, head coach Robyn Royston can guess what the result will be.
It didn’t take Madera High School football player Billy Tate long to become the school’s two-time Valley wrestling champion, and for his legacy he is being inducted into the Madera Athletic Hall of fame this
On a night to celebrate the team’s seniors, the Madera South Stallions came through with a win, but couldn’t finish out the match, falling in four to the Edison-Fresno Tigers at Madera South.
By Tomas Kassahun