Sports

Time will tell for River Cats slugger

This is not the first time that Chris Carter and Darren Bush have crossed paths. With all due respect to Bush, the new manager of the Sacramento River Cats, Carter would prefer it ...

Sierra swimmers strive to survive

Molly Swartz’s collection of medals is growing. The Sierra College sophomore earned two more last Saturday by winning the 1- and 3-meter events at the Northern California diving ...

Wilton's Fensler wins Pro Series West race in Roseville

Jason Fensler of Wilton took the lead seven laps from the end Saturday night at All American Speedway in Roseville and drove to his second career checkered flag in the NASCAR K& ...

Checkered past; checkered present? McAnally Racing has home-track advantage in Roseville

Whether there is a home-field, home-court or home-ice advantage in sports can be debated ad nauseam, but it’s hard to argue with Bill McAnally Racing’s home-track edge ...

Patience pays off for Rocklin senior

“Better late than never” is a cliché, but the phrase epitomizes Jessica Santos’ senior year at Rocklin High School. She has learned that good things can come to those who a ...

New twist for Sierra College diver

Molly Swartz realizes she will not be just another diver Saturday at the Northern California junior college championships. The Sierra College sophomore has lost the advantage of be ...

Placer to Kings: Goodbye or good riddance?

While the name still says Sacramento Kings, many of the team’s players have made their home in the gated, upscale communities dotting the foothills of Placer County. And for the ...

Did you clean your boat at the end of last season?

Did you really get down and clean your boat before the winter storms dropped in on us? Many anglers don’t do that thorough cleaning, thinking there’s still one more trip in the ...

No license, no problem for 15-year-old in NASCAR

Dylan Kwasniewski isn’t old enough to have a driver’s license, but in the world of motor sports, people are more than eager to hand him the keys to their cars and let h ...

Waiting for the decision: Kings' likely departure has fans sad and angry

Newcastle native Mike Takayama is trying to look on the bright side of the fact that the basketball team he’s devoted hundreds of nights to over the past 25 years is likely leavi ...