Last-minute goal by Tigers stuns rival Flames
Austin Mettler, left, of the Tokay Tigers collides with Anthony Wutzke of the Lodi Flames during the first half at the Grape Bowl in Lodi on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012. Tokay defeated Lodi 1-0.
Riveting rivalry between Flames, Tigers ends with split decision in water polo
R.J. Williamson of the Lodi Flames passes the ball over Sam James of the Tokay Tigers at the Tokay High School pool on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012.
Boys basketball: Hawks outlast Falcons in overtime, advance to section championship
Liberty Ranch Hawks coach Josh Williams, center, waves the No. 1 sign after his varsity boys basketball team beat the Colfax Falcons 64-59 at Tokay High School on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013. The Hawks will move on to play the Summerville Bears of Tuolumne for the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV championship at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento on Saturday, March 2, 2013.
Flames erase 19-point deficit, rolls past Titans for first win
Chance Trammell of the Lodi Flames breaks through a pack of Chavez Titans defenders for a large gain at the Grape Bowl in Lodi on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Posted: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:00 am
It’s been quite a few months for the sporting world, hasn’t it? First, a riveting Super Bowl for the ages. Then, a back-and-forth NCAA tournament final, followed by classic series in the NBA and Stanley Cup finals.
All these thrillers got us thinking about the top local games from the 2012-13 year. Here’s a list of eight finalists. Each game was selected for its tight finish, stirring comeback, memorable play or all of the above.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:00 am.