basketball

Falcons rebound, sail into semifinal

ATHERTON ” Joel Iventosch is called a point guard for a reason. Point, because if he's not scoring them, he's getting the ball to teammates who can. Guard, because he fero ...

Local Falcons still soaring

One team of Falcons is staying home. The other is on the road. Both will face schools from the San Francisco Bay Peninsula. When the CIF NorCal boys basketball playoffs tip off t ...

Colfax can’t slow this crusade

SACRAMENTO ” They've been called an all-star team from the Modesto area. They've been called a glorified AAU traveling team. And whether or not the 320-student body campus of Mod ...

Colfax faces tall order in Modesto Christian

There's a lot of prep basketball observers around the Sac-Joaquin Section that feel Norman Dale's Hickory Huskers in the 1986 movie Hoosiers had a better chance at defeating Sout ...

Falcons' three-peat within reach

LODI ” One of the trademarks of the Colfax High boys basketball team this season has been the use of an aggressive man-to-man defense which has helped limit opponents to less tha ...

Schubert fits in with Colfax

You can't teach or coach it but ask any basketball coach about the importance of team chemistry and they'll probably tell you that the pretentious make-up of a squad can be worth ...

Colfax holds off Amador, heads to semis

COLFAX ” If the seniors on the Colfax High boys basketball team were playing their final game in Falcon Gym on Friday night, they can thank junior guard Jeff Divine for helping m ...

Girls win; host Lincoln tonight

The Colfax Lady Falcons didn't rely heavily on the on the three-point field goal this season on their way to earning a top four seed in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Div. IV playoff tourname ...

Time to rev it up

When officially unveiled this past Sunday, the pairings for the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section boys Div. IV basketball playoffs which begin tonight may be as pretentious as they've been i ...

Falcons find the range, advance

COLFAX ” A year after making an early exit from the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV girls basketball playoffs, Colfax High made sure here Tuesday night that it didn't happen agai ...