Category: Sports

Around the TRAC Highlighting the highs and the lows of high school competition

Bullard 35 Clovis West 28  Clovis West furious fourth quarter comeback against Bullard came up short – literally. Down by…

Back on top: Clovis wins share of TRAC title with win over Clovis West

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor Addressing the team in the traditional after-game huddle, Clovis senior linebacker Jared Hill made a…

Clovis West, Clovis North cruise in first round of football playoffs

By Paul Meadors and Daniel Leon With Clovis High (No. 1 seed) and Buchanan (No. 4 seed) waiting for the…

Buchanan outlasts Clovis North, captures share of TRAC title

By Daniel Leon, Sports Intern The Buchanan Bears held on to beat Clovis North 31-28 on Friday, Nov. 6, at…

Clovis East volleyball reaches top of TRAC, advances in playoffs

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor A new feeling has swept over the Clovis East volleyball team, and what a sweet…

Clovis West beats Clovis in water polo thriller, shares TRAC title

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor Sarah Snyder had that killer look in her eye, and instantly there was no chance…

Clovis Unified seniors sign national letters of intent

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor For Clovis Unified student-athletes, National Signing Day is a day long remembered, a symbol of…

Around the TRAC Highlighting the stars and the champions of the Tri-River Athletic Conference

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor Buchanan team tennis wins Valley, and individual doubles  Another Valley title for the Buchanan tennis…

Big stage, big game: Kuenzinger throws six touchdowns against Clovis North

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor After learning his quarterback threw for six touchdowns in the biggest game of the season,…

Taking a passion and running with it Clovis runner now on pace to run the six World Major Marathons after overcoming major life obstacle

By Daniel Leon, Sports Intern Following her mother’s death in 2001, Joanna Vitale was up against one of the toughest…

Bears win TRAC gymnastics title by three-tenths of a point, Clovis North’s Madison Isaak wins gold

By Valerie Shelton & Nick Baker In the mighty Tri-River Athletic Conference, it’s not unusual to see a championship competition…

Thirteengate: How Clovis High football played against too many and almost won

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor Only if you’ve been living under a rock the past couple of weeks is there…

Around the TRAC Winding down the fall sports schedule and heading toward Valley playoffs – the ultimate prize

By Paul Meadors & Daniel Leon Clovis West 33 Central 14  No one can say that Clovis West head coach…

The Bears are back: Buchanan beats Clovis West to go 2-0 in TRAC

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor Look out, the slumbering Bear has been awoken from its hibernation. After two seasons of…

Preparing for the future: Clovis West girls’ basketball players get early scholarship offers

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor When Clovis West girls basketball coach Craig Campbell speaks – it's with a purpose. And…

Around the TRAC: Exploring the crazy, wild world that is everything Tri-River Athletic Conference related

Featured photo by Ron Sundquist - Runners prepare to take off before the 2015 Asics Clovis Invitational cross country meet at…

TRAC football season preview

Your fully loaded, inside edition highlighting the teams and the players of the Tri-River Athletic Conference By Paul Meadors, Sports…

Beyond the field: The bond between Clovis receivers Coltin Velasquez and J.J. Wills

By Paul Meadors Sports Editor   It all started with a simple gesture six years ago, a telling moment in…

Clovis West regroups to trounce Edison 21-0

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor What a difference a week makes. After a disappointing loss to Bullard a week earlier,…

Timberwolves pounce on Overfelt, never look back

By Daniel Leon, Sports Intern The Clovis East Timberwolves couldn’t have got off to a better start in Friday’s night’s…

Clovis East volleyball wins inaugural tournament

By Paul Meadors, Sports Editor The Clovis East girls' volleyball team took home first place honors in a very special…

Around the TRAC: The rundown of the calm before the TRAC football season storm and the goings-on in the Tri-River Athletic Conference

By Paul Meadors Sports Editor Clovis 28 Bakersfield-Centennial 27 With sincerest regards to Aerosmith, the Clovis High Cougars are livin'…

Clovis North outlasts Edison in tense, defensive battle

Down by a touchdown and with half a minute left in the game, the Edison Tigers faced 4th-and-7 inside the…