Thursday, February 23, 2012 12:00 am
The Elliot Eagles varsity boys basketball team’s winning streak is still intact, but just barely.
Adam Gotelli drained a 3-pointer from the left corner with 10 seconds remaining and the Eagles survived a pair of late near-misses by the Forest Lake Falcons to escape with a 65-63 victory in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division V playoffs on Wednesday at Tokay High School.
Thanks to the sophomore’s clutch shot, the streak, now at 19, and the Eagles are still alive.
Monday, January 9, 2012 12:00 am
Eight straight victories. Another pre-season tournament title.
Simply put, the Elliot Eagles varsity boys basketball team is on
fire right now.
The Eagles continued their hot play on Saturday by throttling
Maxwell, 66-36, in the championship game of the East Nicolaus ‘Love
of the Game’ Tournament.
Saturday, January 7, 2012 12:00 am
Adam Gotelli had 19 points and Sam Gotelli added 17 for the
Elliot Eagles varsity boys basketball team in a 64-49 win over Live
Oaks in the East Nicolaus Tournament for their seventh straight
Friday, January 6, 2012 12:00 am
Colton Passey scored 18 points and Adam Gotelli added 16 to lead
the Elliot Eagles varsity boys basketball team to a 54-43 victory
over East Nicolaus in the East Nicolaus Tournament.
Saturday, December 31, 2011 12:00 am
Jordan Tiner led the Elliot Eagles varsity boys basketball team
with 17 points and nine rebounds, while Sam Gotelli added 17 of his
own in a 59-39 win over Rio Vista.
Thursday, December 29, 2011 12:00 am
With the Elliot Eagles varsity boys basketball team hanging on
to a one-point lead, senior forward Jordan Tiner stepped to the
line and calmly drained four free throws in the final 35 seconds to
lift the Eagles past Linden, 65-60, in non-league action at Lodi
High School on Wednesday.
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 12:00 am
Even after his team’s big weekend statement, Elliot Eagles
varsity boys basketball coach Carl Wilkerson wasn’t satisfied.
Monday, December 19, 2011 12:00 am
They are the champions. Using an explosive run out of
intermission, the Elliot Christian boys basketball team ran away
towards a 60-43 victory over Hughson to capture the Denair
Tournament title on Saturday.
Saturday, December 17, 2011 12:00 am
Adam Gotelli had 19 points and five rebounds to lead the Elliot
Eagles varsity boys basketball team to a 51-31 victory over Pacheco
at the Denair Invitational Tournament.
Friday, December 16, 2011 12:00 am
The Elliot Eagles varsity boys basketball team improved to 6-4
with a 67-64 victory at the Denair Invitational.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 12:00 am
Adam Gotelli had 19 points to lead the Elliot Eagles varsity
boys basketball team in a 77-70 loss at Rio Vista on Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 12:00 am
Colton Passey had 14 points while Adam Gotelli and Jordan Tiner
added 12 apiece to lead the Elliot Eagles varsity boys basketball
team to a 74-50 win over Turlock Christian on Monday.
Monday, December 12, 2011 12:00 am
The Elliot Eagles varsity boys basketball team lost 65-55 to
Ripon Christian in the third place game of the Galt Warrior
Saturday, December 10, 2011 12:00 am
Adam Gotelli had 15 and Sam Gotelli added 12 for the Elliot
Eagles varsity boys basketball team in an 84-60 loss to Casa Robles
in the second round of the Warriors Classic on Friday.
Jordon Tiner, left, and Colton Passey, right, of the Elliot
Eagles try to block a shot by Artie Barron of the Galt Warriors
during the Warriors Classic at Galt High School on Thursday, Dec.
8, 2011. The Eagles beat the Warriors 66-52.
IAN JONSSON/NEWS-SENTINEL Jim Elliot's Jordon Tiner (23) and
Colton Passey (3) try to block Galt High's Artie Barron's shot
Thursday evening at Galt High.
Friday, December 9, 2011 12:00 am
Adam Gotelli had 20 points, six boards and three assists to lead
the Elliot Eagles to a 66-52 win over the Galt Warriors in the
first round of the Warriors Classic t Galt High School on
Saturday, December 3, 2011 12:00 am
Colton Passey’s team-high 15 points led the Elliot Eagles in
their 80-36 rout at the Big Valley Christmas Classic varsity boys
basketball tournament on Friday.
Friday, December 2, 2011 12:00 am
Sam Gotelli had 16 points for the Elliot Eagles, who lost 66-56
to Victory Christian in the first round of the Big Valley Christian
Tournament in Modesto.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 12:00 am
The visiting Elliot Eagles dominated in their foundation game,
paced by Adam Gotelli game-high 21 points in a 95-32 win over Lodi
Academy on Monday.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 12:00 am
Colton Passey was named the MVP of the Central California
Athletic Association after leading Elliot Christian with a 43 at
the CCAA Tournament at Spring Creek Country Club in Ripon on
Tuesday. With the score, Passey qualified for the Sac-Joaquin
Section Division VI tournament at Darkhorse Golf Club in Auburn on
Friday, April 8, 2011 6:39 am
The Tracy Bulldogs won a battle of league unbeatens, handing the
Lodi Flames their first loss of the season, 209-224, at Woodbridge
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 6:14 am
Lodi High tied for sixth place with a 422 at the Bear
Creek/McNair Invitational on Monday on the par-72 course at The
Reserve at Spanos Park.
Thursday, March 3, 2011 12:00 am
When he was sitting in a hospital bed last spring, all Garrett
Baffoni wanted to do was play golf.
Instead, his junior year as Lodi High’s No. 1 golfer was over. A
snowboarding accident broke Baffoni’s back in three different
places. He luckily avoided any type of spinal cord damage, but the
jump-gone-wrong made him bed ridden for months.
He was forced to have surgery, wear a very-limiting torso brace
and even had to finish the semester through independent study
because he couldn’t go to school.
Now, nearly a year later, he is back on the course and ready to
lead the Flames. However, this season Baffoni has a new outlook on
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 12:00 am
The Elliot Christian High boys basketball scored only five
first-quarter points and never got rolling offensively in a 45-39
loss to Sierra Ridge Christian on Monday night in Lodi.