Sports

Sierra Nevada Endurance Run is Saturday

Runners from across the country will compete in the annual Sierra Nevada Endurance Runs today along the North Fork of the American River Canyon.There will be 12K, 25- and 50-mile e ...

Owens, Jinkerson claim titles at All American Speedway

All American Speedway crowned its third and fourth champions in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series on Sept. 17, as Mickey Owens and Dan Jinkerson claimed the Street Stock and Mo ...

Whitney’s cross country team running strong

The Whitney High cross-country team competed in the Capital Athletic League’s first meet of the season at Rio Americano High School, Sept. 14. Ryan Hodgens placed first for the ...

Idaho’s No 1 Coeur d’ Alene too much for Wildcats

After their 48-34 win against rival Rocklin in the Quarry Bowl, Whitney High’s varsity football team took to the road to face powerhouse Coeur d’Alene in Idaho. The Vikings ca ...

Rocklin gets win as Whitney falls 1-0

Rocklin High School’s boys soccer team visited Whitney High School and picked up a 1-0 victory, last week, to improve to 4-5-1 in preseason. It was Whitney’s first lost in four ...

Abalone fishery closed along Sonoma Coast

It was reported here recently that many abalone divers were discovering dead or dying abalone along the Sonoma County coast. The reports began flooding Department of Fish and Game ...

William Jessup readies for conference play

The William Jessup University womens soccer team fell to Fresno Pacific University 2-0 on Saturday. The Warriors out shot the Sunbirds 14-12, but could not find the back of the ne ...

Prep sports, it's a community thing

This week I got a couple of e-mails complaining of inadequate coverage of the Fighting Zebras’ football team. I believe they were partially inspired by last week’s column that ...

Sportsman’s & Outdoor Expo returns to the El Dorado Fairgrounds

After a big turn out last year and much praise, it looks like the Gateway to the Sierra Sportsman’s & Outdoor Expo at the El Dorado Fairgrounds is turning into an annual fall tra ...

Swim extravaganza set for Folsom Lake on Saturday

Most everyone is used to swimming in a pool, but not so familiar with the joys of swimming in open water. On Saturday the Sierra Marlins swim team is holding a swim extravaganza at ...