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Sierra Gains Share Of 3rd Straight Valley Crown

Quietly, and with not a whole lot of fanfare, the Sierra College Wolverines football program will hang up another Valley Conference championship pennant this season. Thanks to Sat ...

Dive club to hold open house in Roseville Saturday

The only dive club in Northern California is holding an open house on Saturday. The Dos Rios Divers have been around since 1992, but not too many people know about the club. While ...

Rocklin claims Division II section soccer title

Rocklin did it with defense. The Thunder fought through adversity throughout the season, but turned their defense up a notch when things got tough and it led to a Sac-Joaquin Secti ...

Section releases football playoff brackets

There was good news at Granite Bay and Woodcreek when the Sac-Joaquin Section released its playoff brackets late Saturday afternoon. The new playoff structure, introduced for th ...

Lady Grizzlies through to section final

A three-goal advantage in the second stanza provided Granite Bay the edge it needed to beat Rocklin 9-4 in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division II semifinal Thursday. The Grizzlies an ...

Referee recovering after heart attack at GB football game

Update as of 1 p.m., Mon., Nov. 16: All reports from the hospital regarding the condition of Joel Miller are positive. Miller, the referee who suffered a heart attack during Fr ...

Granite Bay leaps past Woodcreek

The somber scene that came at the conclusion of the game put football in a different perspective Friday night at Granite Bay High. With the Grizzlies cruising to a 34-10 win ove ...

Rocklin tops Roseville 51-27 to finish 10-0

The regular season ended just as it began for Rocklin High’s varsity football team – with a zero in the loss column. The Thunder, who will enter next week’s Division II play ...

Zebras Find Perfection In Colfax

COLFAX – The Lincoln Zebras’ football team shook down the thunder and woke up the echoes here Friday night. Ending 34 years of futility, the Zebras defeated the Colfax Falco ...

Placer rallies to top Whitney

ROCKLIN — Cameron Southward wasn’t sure how the football ended up floating in front if his face near midfield, but the Placer High senior knew what to do when he saw it. South ...

Rocklin tops Atwater in round two of volleyball playoffs

Rocklin High’s varsity volleyball team, the top seed in the Division II playoffs, beat No. 9 Buhach Colony of Atwater in three games on Thursday night. The Thunder will play No ...

Whitney's Young wins, three gridiron stars vie for weekly honor

With 54 percent of the vote, Whitney High volleyball player Shelby Young was the readers’ choice for last week’s Placer Sports Athlete of the Week. Young beat out Grani ...

Stunning comeback gives Placer frosh PVL crown

The Placer Hillmen frosh football team pulled off a stunning comeback at Whitney High in Rocklin Thursday night and with it, grabbed the Pioneer Valley League championship. Traili ...

Too much Thunder as Tigers fall in section semifinal

On the strength of a trio of first half goals, the Rocklin High soccer team advanced to the section title game Wednesday night in Folsom. In the third meeting of the season betw ...

Maginnis fuels Sierra’s motor

Julie Maginnis is like a point guard in the water. When the Sierra College women’s water polo team goes on offense, the Del Oro High graduate is often the one leading the charge ...