Sports

Western Sierra's Lindsey Henricksen

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy’s effort to take over sole possession of first place in the Sacramento Metropolitan Athletic League girls soccer standings came up short aga ...

Western Sierra still in race for soccer pennant

Although Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls soccer wound up tied 1-1 with Cristo Rey Tuesday, the stalemate helped the Wolves stay on top of the Sacramento Metropolitan Athlet ...

Rocklin will try to salvage a win against Woodcreek Friday

Woodcreek handed the Rocklin High baseball team a double setback this week, taking the first two games of a three-game series 5-2 and 5-0. The two will close out their series in Ro ...

Whitney girls swim to league championship

The Whitney High girls swim team defeated Antelope Thursday to finish the season unbeaten in the Capital Valley Conference. The league championships are Friday and Saturday at Ante ...

All American Speedway now open and racing

All American Speedway officially opened for the racing season with Street Stocks, Bombers and Pacific Late Models and Legends April 16. Mark Gardiner drove car 28 to first in Stre ...

SECTION SHOWDOWN: Roseville & Whitney meet again tonight

The rematch is finally upon us.  Although it feels like forever since the last time these two section powerhouses met, prep volleyball fans will finally get the chance to wit ...

RODEO THRILLS: Enormous crowd cheers on 2016 Gold Country Pro Rodeo

Placer County has a hankering for rodeo. Gold Country Fairgrounds CEO Laurie Johnson estimated that 8,000 fans packed into the Vernon McCann Stadium Saturday and Sunday to take in ...

Woodcreek High hosts 12th annual hoops camp this summer

This summer, Woodcreek High School will hold its 12th annual week-long boys basketball camp for students entering grades 4-9 for the fall of 2016. This camp is designed to help kid ...

Rocklin continues strong after Woodcreek win

After defeating their chief Sierra Foothill League rival for the softball pennant, Rocklin High took out Folsom and Granite Bay this past week to stay atop the standings. Th ...

Rocklin High's Carli Cutler

Rocklin High softball pitcher Carli Cutler dismissed the “big-game” pressure and just went about her business of keeping Woodcreek runners off the bases and contributin ...

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 ...