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Falcons capture Buff Cup title in Manteca

Colfax High’s varsity girls soccer team claimed the title at Manteca High’s Buff Cup Tournament on last weekend, winning with three shut-outs. The Falcons defeated Weston Ranc ...

Stacy renews love for the trail

Mickie Stacy’s friends are calling her and her horse Rosie “The Wonder Team.” On Saturday, the 73-year-old Auburn resident and her 16-year-old mare will hit the Western Stat ...

Crandell cruises to the Cup

John Crandell was so prepared for the Tevis Cup endurance ride that even his backup horse spent time in the spotlight Saturday night at McCann Stadium. Crandell’s dominant horse ...

Perry: A testament to endurance

The dog may be man’s best friend. But look back at thousands of years of history and it is the horse that has been man’s most trusted ally. It was the horse that was used to co ...

What a ride for Engsberg

Tears accompanied Alison Bailey’s hoots and hollers Saturday night shortly after Sarah Engsberg rode across the finish line at the 54th Tevis Cup endurance ride. Engsberg fulfil ...

Home trail advantage

After 40 years and thousands of miles logged on the Western States Trail, Hal Hall’s nerves are still on edge leading up to the Tevis Cup endurance ride on Saturday. One year af ...

Can Stewart tame the trail again?

Just as human athletes do, horses need a certain mental toughness to get through endurance races. Tevis Cup rider Loreley Stewart realized that when talking to some of the first ru ...

Tevis a trail for all ages

While most 17-year-olds are planning their weekends around trips to the mall or bumming around at a beach with friends, Rachel Shackelford will be out on a hot, dusty trail for a f ...

Benedict goes downhill fast

Brad Benedict’s custom-made Chumba bicycle is designed specifically to go downhill — really fast. But Benedict has done his share of climbing. He’s ascended to the top leve ...