Sports

Treat’em Like A King (TLK) Celebrities Fore Kids Golf Tournament

This Friday at Timber Creek Golf Course in Roseville, Treat’em Like A King (TLK) is hosting a Celebrity golf tournament to assist disadvantaged, at-risk, and special-needs ch ...

Placer United hosts Juniors Cup while Securing First Place in Six Brackets

The host teams were celebrating left and right at Placer United’s Juniors Cup hosted at Del Oro High School Aug. 8-9 as nearly all of their teams home hardware. Out of the e ...

Shawn Kelly’s golf tips: Knocking down the fundamentals

The broadcast of the PGA Championship on Sunday at windy Whistling Straights was fun to watch. Having played Whistling Straights in the PGA national championship several years ago, ...

Roseville’s Kurt Marton earns Team USA baseball trek to Carolina

A pair of local youth baseball players with Golden Spikes received a golden opportunity this week.  Kurt Marton and Brent Jones, standout student athletes for the Loomis base ...

SWEET CAROLINA: Loomis Golden Spikes duo of Roseville, El Dorado Hills earns Team USA baseball trek

It’s amazing how far area youth baseball players can go while lugging the weight of those golden spikes. Kurt Marton and Brent Jones, standout student athletes for the Loomi ...

'Bad Man' Huckaba trains for Collison Course at Thunder Valley

They call him, Dave “Bad Man” Huckaba, but he hardly needs an introduction. The 41-year-old fight veteran is the pride of Rio Linda, now residing in Nevada City. He&rs ...

Justin Castrillo Resigns from Oakmont Wrestling to Coach Son

For the last four seasons, Justin Castrillo has built a strong wrestling program at Oakmont High School. Castrillo led the school to Roseville School District’s only individu ...

Roseville’s All American Speedway remembers Jim “TAZ” McGinnis

This Saturday, as the sun dips below the horizon and racers fire up their engines, Roseville race fans will take a moment to remember the Roseville racing legend that is Jim " ...

Rick Hitch Soccer Tourney makes the switch to Summer Classic

It was May, 2011 when Rick Hitch began his climb on Mount Everest. He had previously scaled six of the world's tallest mountains and was determined to conquer his greatest test ...

Local squads nab collective success at Gold Rush Classic soccer tourney

A collection of 57 highly competitive youth soccer teams converged on six fields in Auburn, Grass Valley, Colfax and Meadow Vista for the Gold Rush Soccer Classic on Saturday and S ...

GOLF TIPS: How to control your swing

There are many shots in golf that are made with less than full swings. They’re known as chips and pitches. A chipping swing is a swing that doesn’t move past your hips ...

Colfax trail runner signs with William Jessup cross-country

ROCKLIN — Bailey Shykowski, a recent graduate of Horizon Charter School, native of Colfax and avid trail runner, committed to run cross-country and track and field at William ...

Woodcreek among Nine Football Teams hit with Sac-Joaquin Section Sanctions

Nine Sac-Joaquin Section football programs will scramble to fit the practice workload into a shortened season this year after violating a new Sac Joaquin Section bylaw designed to ...

UNNECESSARY ROUGHNESS: Placer, Del Oro among nine football teams hit with Sac-Joaquin Section sanctions

Nine Sac-Joaquin Section football programs will scramble to fit the practice workload into a shortened season this year after violating a new SJS bylaw designed to limit the number ...