Photo Gallery: Columbia Basketball vs. Lemoore (1/21/23)

Columbia basketball beat West Hills Lemoore 83-62 on Jan. 21 in Sonora. Photos by Guy Dossi

Photo Gallery: Bret Harte vs. Calaveras Boys’ Basketball (1/20/23)

Calaveras beat Bret Harte 47-33 on Jan. 20 in Angels Camp. Photos by Guy Dossi

Ryan Clifton’s 21 points and a strong 4th quarter pushes Red Hawks past Bullfrogs

'I never expect an easy game against Bret Harte, and I don’t care where we are in league with our win-loss record' – Calaveras head coach Kraig Clifton
Calaveras 47, Bret Harte 33

In order for the Bret Harte High School boys’ basketball team to knock off the Calaveras Red Hawks for the first time since 2016, slowing down a Clifton on the court would be a main priority.Unfortunately for the Bullfrogs, they focused their attention on the wrong Clifton.With all eyes on Calaveras’ senior southpaw sensation Jay Clifton, it was freshman Ryan […]

Dome sweet dome: Columbia continues to be tough to beat on home hardwood

'There’s just luck in the dome' – Columbia's Aurrion Harris
There's no place like home
Columbia 83, West Hills Lemoore 62

When the Columbia College Claim Jumpers play on their home floor, they aren’t unbeatable, but it’s pretty close.Since the 2017-18 season, the Jumpers are 58-7 when playing at Oak Pavilion and in 2022-23, Columbia is 8-0. Perhaps there was no better time for the Jumpers to play on their home court than after suffering a disappointing 62-55 overtime road loss […]

Calaveras beats Bret Harte in rivalry hardwood clash in Angels Camp

Red Hawks improve to 5-0 in MLL play; Bullfrogs fall to 3-2
Road Warriors
Calaveras 41, Bret Harte 29

The Calaveras High School girls’ basketball team has played five Mother Lode League games and in four of them, the Red Hawks have been the visiting team.And each one of those road games had a unique challenge. Against Summerville, the game was moved from the smaller gym because of a leaky roof in the main gym. Argonaut has one of […]

Photo Gallery: Bret Harte vs. Calaveras Girls’ Basketball (1/20/23)

Calaveras beat Bret Harte 41-29 on Jan. 20 in Angels Camp. Photos by Guy Dossi