Sports

Whitney track team chases the conference title

Following is how the track and field teams stand in the Capital Valley Conference as of last week’s meets. In light of this year’s Summer Olympic Games in Rio De Janeir ...

Reaching for the brass ring

It is mid-April and some of the clouds are beginning to lift on just which teams are closing in on league championships and the playoffs. Although “sure fire” is a gre ...

Rocklin and River Cats to host Autism Speaks night

The city of Rocklin and the Sacramento River Cats have partnered to benefit Autism Speaks June 17 at Raley Field. A portion of a ticket purchased for the River Cats game against t ...

BJAX GIVES BACK: Granite Bay resident hosts youth camp in Roseville

Bobby Jackson’s days of scrambling for loose balls, hustling for steals and driving to the rim against the best basketball players in the NBA are all but over, but the Sacram ...

Warriors drop doubleheader to Vanguard

William Jessup University’s softball team (15-23, 8-12) hosted Vanguard University (29-20, 10-10) at home, but fell in both games of a doubleheader by scores of 5-3 and 12-3 ...

Stifling defense boosts Jessup in sweep of Biola

William Jessup University’s softball team (15-21, 8-10) took both games against Biola University (20-24-1, 6-11) in their doubleheader Friday, passing the Eagles in the Golde ...

South squads excel in 2016 Optimist All Star Games

Hitting the hardwood one final time in their prep careers, a dozen local athletes made their final journey to Sacramento High School Saturday afternoon to take part in the 39th ann ...

All American Speedway kicks off 62 Years of Racing Fun tonight

Opening day at the races began in the early hours this morning. As the sun slowly rose over the black asphalt track and manicured infield at All American Speedway in Roseville, the ...

Whitney volleyball rolls to national ranking

The Whitney High boys volleyball team continued its march to the top of the Capital Valley Conference with wins over Cosumnes Oaks and Antelope last week, after competing in the Be ...

Thunder tennis shakes off the flu for wins

Battling sickness and school responsibilities, the Rocklin High boys tennis team dropped a tight match against Oak Ridge before beating Del Oro twice and Woodcreek 9-0 to round out ...

Whitney High's Sammie Craig

A big force behind the Whitney High girls soccer team’s drive to the playoffs and a possible Capital Valley Conference title is Sammie Craig. The junior played alongside MVP ...