The Riverbank High School varsity football team suffered defeat at Delhi in a road game on Friday, Sept. 12. The varsity squad was shut out by the host Delhi team, 41-0 while the JV Bruins also came up short, 39-0.
The RHS girls were to play Volleyball at Delhi on Monday, Sept. 8, at Excel Academy on Sept. 9 and at Modesto High on Thursday, Sept. 11. The Lady Bruins were to return to the home court on Tuesday, Sept. 16, hosting East Union, then hosting Beyer High on Sept. 17 as they look to gain experience and nail down some non-league wins prior to starting Trans-Valley League play.
On the soccer field, the boys varsity team set a winning streak in motion for the week, traveling to post a 4-2 win over Johansen, hosting a 4-1 win over Calaveras before notching a 4-1 win over Sierra and a 3-2 win against Summerville in the Sierra Tournament in Manteca over the weekend. The Bruin kickers are next scheduled to host the Calaveras Redskins on Friday, Sept. 19 and again on Friday, Sept. 26.
Meanwhile, members of the Bruin Cross Country team are to travel to the Woodbridge Classic in Irvine on Sept. 18-20 after having a solid showing in the first Trans-Valley League meet of the season and showing once again, they are the team to beat for the TVL title.
The Lady Bruin Golf Team plays its home matches at Escalon Golf Course. They traveled to Gustine on Sept. 11, then were to go to Mountain House on Tuesday, Sept. 16, before hosting Hughson at the Escalon course on Thursday, Sept. 18.
Look for a special Fall Preview series of stories in the Sept. 24 edition of The News.