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Wildcats trim Cosumnes Oaks for second place in CVC

Even when it looked as if Cosumnes Oaks might have a chance to come back against Whitney High girls basketball Friday night, they had no chance. The Wildcats controlled the boards ...

Wolves hold off Foresthill in overtime for 33-32 victory

Although 3-13 on the season, the Foresthill girls basketball team gave Western Sierra Collegiate Academy all it could handle Wednesday, but the Wolves prevailed 33-32 in overtime. ...

BIGGER THAN BASKETBALL: Autistic Placer freshman scores her first basket amid magic moment

Jocyleen Ditico was born to play basketball. It’s not because she’s six feet tall, or even that she wound up attending classes at a school with one of the most histori ...

LARTA will host tennis breakfast social Feb. 21

The Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association (LARTA) will host its first tennis breakfast social of 2015 at 8 a.m. Feb. 21 on the Lincoln High School tennis courts at 1024 6th St. ...

Warriors top Simpson a second time

Coming off of a big conference win Jan. 10, William Jessup took the court on Thursday evening looking to secure back-to-back victories.  In their way was a familiar foe ...

Rocklin basketball teams struggle to stay in the SFL race

After defeating Del Oro twice this season (once in the Holiday Classic), the Rocklin High boys basketball team appeared ready to make a run in the Sierra Foothill League; instea ...

Rockin High's Jordan Purvis

SPORTS: Cross-Country, Basketball, Track GRADE: Junior SCHOOL:  Rocklin High Any good team needs a good perimeter shooter and one who can defend beyond the arc as well. Fo ...

Whitney recovers from loss to beat Oakmont 61-38

Coming off their first loss in the Capital Valley Conference campaign, the Whitney High girls basketball team took it out on Oakmont 61-38 Thursday. The game appeared it might be ...

Ustaszewski steps down from girls water polo

Whitney High School coach Kari Ustaszewski is stepping away from the head coaching position for girls water polo, but will stay on with the girls swim team. Ustaszewski and her hu ...

Todd vacates Whitney girls volleyball post

Among those coaches making a break with Whitney High School athletics is four-year girls volleyball coach James Todd. In 2011, Todd took over an 8-12 program hanging around third ...