Sports

Del Oro sending seven to state championships

The Vacaville boys wrestling team continued its historical dominance on the mats at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Masters tournament at Delta College in Stockton this weekend. While ...

Woodcreek, Whitney and Granite Bay all advance to section semifinals

Three South Placer teams all survived and advanced late this week to stay alive for Sac-Joaquin Section title hopes on the soccer field.   BOYS Woodcreek 3, Granite Bay 0 ...

After opening-round upset, Woodcreek can't slay the Dragons

SACRAMENTO– The clock struck midnight around 8:30 p.m. Friday night for the Woodcreek boys basketball team. After the 13th-seeded Timberwolves knocked off No. 4 Whitney Wed ...

Rreshpja explodes for 44 in playoff win over Stockton Christian

Here’s a quick roundup of girls playoff hoops from Thursday night:   Valley Christian 62, Stockton Christian 45 If Bernada Rreshpja keeps this up, look out! The Sac- ...

Thundering Herd hit by the Storm

ROCKLIN– Last Friday’s regular-season finale between Rocklin High and Whitney may have served as a wake-up call for the Thunder. And that’s a good thing for t ...

Wildcats win first playoff game vs. Grant, 63-37

  The third-seeded Whitney Wildcats (18-11, 7-3) stayed home for their first CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoff game against the 14th-seeded Grant Pacers (17-10, 7-5 ...

Area boys soccer teams all come up victorious in first round

In case you missed your favorite South Placer area soccer team in action Tuesday night in the first round of the postseason, fear not. All area teams are still alive and well ente ...

Warriors start the season with a pair of walk-offs

ROCKLIN– Jessup softball started the 2019 campaign last Friday in a doubleheader at home against Notre Dame de Namur with an early first pitch to beat out the NorCal rain. Th ...

From Division to Masters

After a grueling weekend of Sac-Joaquin Section championship wrestling, dozens of local grapplers will strive for even greater heights this coming weekend. The CIF Masters Meet is ...

Basketball playoff brackets revealed

The long haul of the winter season has come to what many call “the real season”. Saturday, the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released the official playoff brackets for both b ...

Playoff soccer set to get underway this week

The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released its boys and girls soccer playoff brackets for all divisions Friday afternoon.   Plenty of local teams will continue their season for at ...

Six Golden Eagles ink Letters of Intent

Official signing day last Wednesday for high school athletes to sign National Letters of Intent saw six Del Oro student-athletes inking LOI’s in sports ranging from football ...

Playoff picture getting clearer

With most area hoops teams having just one or two games left on the schedule, the postseason picture is becoming a little more recognizable. The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section brackets ...

Wolverine women gaining on Big 8 leaders

It appears the Sierra College women’s hoops team has gotten back on the right track.   After starting off 1-3 in the Big 8 Conference, the Wolverine women have since ...

Quidditch magic returns to Maidu Park on Feb. 9-10

ROCKLIN– Calling all Harry Potter and quidditch fans! The US Quidditch (USQ) West Regional Championships will be flying into Maidu Park Feb. 9–10. Placer Valley Tourism ...