Wednesday, September 7, 2011 12:00 am
Every so often, after a game or practice, Tokay High School’s
Eli Macdonald would receive a text from his older brother, Ben.
Monday, May 16, 2011 12:00 am
Ask Tokay High School swimming sensation Mary Griffith what she liked most at the Sac-Joaquin Section swimming championships on Saturday and you might get an unexpected answer.
Lodi High's Jake Lear swims the breaststroke leg of the medley relay. The Flames advanced to today's finals.
Saturday, May 14, 2011 12:00 am
Swimming is usually regarded as an individual sport, but on
Friday the Lodi High School swimmers were at their best when they
took to the water as a team.
Thursday, May 12, 2011 12:00 am
They are going over their technique and fine-tuning everything
from their position on the starting blocks to the final touch on
the wall. They’re resting, eating carbs, hydrating. They’re shaving
their legs to reduce drag and ensure the most streamline glide in
Monday, May 2, 2011 12:00 am
Lodi High School’s swimming teams capped off banner seasons with
a sweep of all four meets at the San Joaquin Athletic Association
championships this past weekend at Lincoln High School in
Friday, April 22, 2011 12:00 am
Jake Lear won two events to lead the Lodi Flames varsity boys
swim team to a 111-41 win over the Franklin Yellowjackets in
Thursday, April 14, 2011 12:00 am
Hitting the water in the cross-town Lodi-Tokay rivalry, the
Flames swimming and diving program showed it owns the city waters
by sweeping all four meets against the Tigers on Wednesday at the
Tokay High pool.
Saturday, April 9, 2011 7:05 am
Devin Nishizaki and Jake Lear each two events to lead the Lodi
Flames varsity boys swim team over the host Bear Creek Bruins
Saturday, April 2, 2011 7:17 am
The Lodi Flames varsity boys shut out the Tracy Bulldogs by
winning all 12 events and advanced to 2-0 in San Joaquin Athletic
Thursday, March 31, 2011 12:00 am
The Nishizaki brother-sister duo helped the Lodi Flames open up
the 2011 San Joaquin Athletic Association swimming season with a
sweep over the rival Lincoln Trojans on Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 12:00 am
Mary Griffith won two Sac-Joaquin Section swimming titles last
year as a sophomore.
The Tokay High junior has notched multiple All-American
Her name is all over the Lodi Swim Club record book.
After the 2010 high school season ended, Griffith spent the
summer swimming in meets all over the country, including the U.S.
Junior National Swimming Championships. She then dove into her
training with the Lodi Swim Club and head coach John Griffin.
Friday, November 19, 2010 12:00 am
Tokay High senior volleyball player Nicole Buzo was recently
named as an honorable mention selection to the American Volleyball
Coaches Association Under Armour Girls High School All-America
Wednesday, November 10, 2010 12:00 am
Tokay High boys water polo coach Shane Mahoney knows how to win
section championships. And all season long, Mahoney has been
teaching his team what it takes to do just that. Cole Mahoney had
three goals and Danny Kemether added two as Tokay upset Lodi, 7-5,
in the quarterfinals of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs
at its home pool on Tuesday.
Saturday, November 6, 2010 12:00 am
Now that they are no longer league rivals, the Lodi-Tokay
rivlary is currently played for pride and town bragging rights.
When the Flame and Tiger boys water polo teams meet on Tuesday
morning, their seasons will be on the line.
Friday, November 5, 2010 12:00 am
Last week, the Lodi boys water polo team repeated as San Joaquin
Athletic Association champions. This week, Flame senior Jake Lear
repeated as the SJAA MVP. After earning the league's award last
year, Lear was honored again after another dominating, high-scoring
Monday, November 1, 2010 6:40 am
The Lodi Flames ended their perfect 2010 San Joaquin Athletic
Association campaign with a dominating 21-7 win over Franklin on
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 12:00 am
When the Lodi High football team takes on San Joaquin Athletic
Association rival Lincoln at Bear Creek High School in Stockton,
the annual clash of red and white teams will be spotted with
Friday, October 22, 2010 6:42 am
The Lodi Flames girls clinched an outright San Joaquin Athletic
Association championship with an 11-8 win over the Bear Creek
Bruins on Thursday in Stockton.
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 12:00 am
Lodi High water polo head coach Robert Elrod pulled off a rare
double feat on Tuesday. Elrod coached the Lady Flames to a
thrilling 10-9 win over the Lady Trojans to clinch at least a share
of the San Joaquin Athletic Association title in the girls game and
then did the same thing for the Lodi boys in an 18-6 blowout of
visiting Lincoln in the nightcap at the Tokay High pool.
Friday, October 15, 2010 12:00 am
Lodi High's girls golf team capped a perfect San Joaquin
Athletic Association regular season with a 212-288 victory over
Bear Creek on Thursday at The Reserve at Spanos Park.
Wednesday, October 13, 2010 12:00 am
Lodi High freshman Kirsten Kielhold made her first varsity
volleyball game count, recording 18 assists and eight digs to help
the Flames defeat Chavez 3-0 (25-18, 25-19, 25-22) in San Joaquin
Athletic Association action on Tuesday night in Stockton.
Wednesday, October 6, 2010 12:00 am
The Flames continued their red-hot scoring streak in the pool on
Tuesday night as the Lodi High boys and girls water polo teams put
up big wins over San Joaquin Athletic Association foe Bear Creek on
Friday, October 1, 2010 12:00 am
It appears the Lodi High volleyball team is ready for the 2010
season to kick into high gear. The Lodi opened up San Joaquin
Athletic Association match play in dominating fashion with a
sweeping 25-19, 25-14, 25-5 victory over the Tracy Bulldogs at The
Inferno on Thursday night.
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 12:00 am
The goals were flowing on Tuesday for the Lodi High water polo
teams, helping the Flames sweep their San Joaquin Athletic
Association opener against Tracy. The Flame boys crushed the
Bulldogs 21-3 and the Lady Flames cruised by Tracy 14-6 in Lodi