This is an update on the last two weeks in athletics. The biggest highlight was Mustang Football’s 43-30 home victory over San Mateo. Coming into the game San Mateo was ranked 1st in the nation and 2nd in CA. Here is a link to a story on the Mustang victory:
The other big news is that women’s soccer went 2-0 to remain undefeated at 8-0. They are ranked 4th in the state in the power rankings! Men’s water polo had a good weekend going 4-0 at the De Anza Tournament and women’s water polo went 2-0 over the last two weeks.
We only have a couple of home events this week. On Tuesday women’s soccer plays at home at 3:00 vs Big 8 rival American River. Women’s water polo will take on Sac City on Wednesday at 5:00.
The Delta Baseball Team is holding its annual golf tournament on Friday Oct 9th at the Spanos Reserve Golf Course. The registration form is available on the Mustang Baseball web page.
Women’s Golf: In their only home meet (Big 8 #3 on September 15th) the women took 3rd for their best finish so far this year. Team scoring: Sierra 338, Modesto 353, Delta 355, Sac City 367, Butte 370, Santa Rosa 380, Am River 425, Mendocino 554. Delta individual scoring: Taylor Robinson 86, Katherine McBride 88, Rebecca Wolf 90, Genevieve Pascale 91, Lexus Barnes 92, and Kristen Khan 93. This past Thursday they finished 4th at Big 8 #4 @ Kennedy Park GC in Napa, par 73. Team scores: Sierra 348, Modesto 363, Butte 374, Delta 375, Santa Rosa 410, Am River 443, Mendocino 525. Delta individual scores: Rebecca Wolf 90, Katherine McBride 94, Lexus Barnes 94, Taylor Robinson 97, Genevieve Pascale 98, Kristen Khan 102. Today they are competing in the North/South tournament at Morro Bay and they play in Big 8 #5 on Thursday at Butte.
Men’s Soccer: They went 2-2 over the last two weeks. Last week they began Big 8 play and are 1-1. They started out with a 1-0 win over CRC on Tuesday before falling to state ranked #6 Santa Rosa 3-0 on Friday. The week prior they lost 0-1 to Mendocino and won 1-0 over Folsom Lake. This week they have one game at American River on Friday.
Women’s Soccer: They remain undefeated at 8-0 and 1-0 in the Big 8. They had two home games in the last two weeks defeating Folsom Lake 1-0 on 9/18 and Modesto 2-0 on 9/25. This week they are home on Tuesday at 3:00 vs ARC and away at Sac City on Thursday. The team is ranked #4 in the state.
Women’s and Men’s Cross Country: This past Thursday they competed at the Lou Vasquez Invitational at Golden Gate Park. The Men finished in 11th place led by Abel Lopez, and the women finished in 5th place led by Savannah Edgeworth. This Friday they compete at the Modesto Invitational.
Football: The Mustangs led the entire game in a huge home win over San Mateo 43-30. This brings them to 2-2 on the year. They are now ranked 7th in NorCal. Last week they lost 24-44 to American River. This week they are away at Butte on Saturday at 1:00.
Volleyball: The team went 3-1 over the last two weeks. On Saturday 9/19 they defeated Gavilan 25-22, 15-25, 25-19, 25-22 before falling to #9 state ranked Feather River 25-20, 17-25, 25-18, 25-21. This past Friday at home they won 25-8, 25-15, 25-13 over Reedley and 25-19, 24-26, 25-19, 25-18 over Fresno. This week they begin Big 8 play and are away at Sac City on Wednesday and CRC on Friday. The team is ranked 15th in the state.
Men’s Water Polo: The team has been busy playing 12 games during the last two weeks going 9-3. They started on 9/16 with a 19-9 win at Modesto. Then they hosted the WKA Invitational and defeated Las Positas 20-5, lost to Merced 11-13 and Delta Alumni 10-16, and defeated the San Jose State club team 13-11. At home games last week they defeated Santa Rosa 13-6 and Big Valley Masters 7-5 before losing to Golden West 7-17. Then they went 4-0 at the De Anza Tournament defeating De Anza, Las Positas, Cabrillo, and Ruthless WPC. This Saturday they compete at the West Valley Tournament.
Women’s Water Polo: They went 2-0 over the last two weeks. On 9/16 they defeated Modesto 14-3 and on 9/23 they had a home victory over Santa Rosa 17-7. This Wednesday at 5:00 they host Sac City. Then they take a big trip south to San Diego for the Mesa tournament this Friday and Saturday.
Wrestling: The team has competed in a couple of large tournaments over the last two weekends. The top performance was Miguel Coyt with a 5th place finish at the Sac City Tournament. They have a break this week and are back on the mat on October 10th at the Modesto Tournament.