Sports

Putting Karlie Garcia's state meet in perspective

Karlie Garcia ran the state final cross country course at Woodward Park in Fresno in 17:52 on her first time running at that venue.   “Karlie's performance is the 12th ...

Small in stature, huge in heart

A commitment to excelling in all that they do has become a trademark characteristic of the children of Roseville’s Pat and Cindy Garcia.   That drive to succeed carrie ...

Del Oro storms back to stun Folsom

FOLSOM — As mayhem engulfed Prairie City Stadium and Del Oro High students flooded the field, Kevin Bracy only smiled. He didn’t celebrate the Golden Eagles’ monumental 43-4 ...

Hillmen headed to title game

The Placer High football team is improbably headed back to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV title game. Dalton Dyer did a double-take when he heard the play call from coach Joey ...

Who will win a section title?

As the Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs wind down, the matchups get more intense with each weekend. Of the four teams that are in the hunt for a section crown from the coverag ...

It doesn’t get any easier for Del Oro

FOLSOM — Standing a mere 5-foot-10 and weighing only 175 pounds, Dano Graves resembles a cornerback more than a quarterback. Yet the Folsom High junior has been beyond stellar in ...

Jessup men drop two in weekend tournament

A hot first half helped offset a frigid second half as the Southern Oregon men held off William Jessup for an 85-77 victory Friday night in Ashland, Ore. The final game of the ...

William Jessup women drop two in Oregon

The William Jessup University women’s basketball team went cold down the stretch last Friday in Oregon. Willamette University topped the Lady Warriors 71-58 in the first roun ...

Cal-Pac releases all-conference men's soccer team

Two brothers from Oak Ridge High School earned all-conference selection in the California Pacific Conference last week.   Senior Alex Barclay was a member of the first team, ...

WJU well represented on women's all-conference team

A pair of El Dorado Hills natives were among the women’s soccer players honored last week by the California Pacific Conference.   Lindsey Cesena, a sophomore at Willia ...

Young Viking leads way at state cross country finals

The fabulous freshman campaign of Oakmont High School's Karlie Garcia reached its peak Saturday at Woodward Park in Fresno.The young Viking raced to a fourth-place finish at the st ...

Battle of the unbeatens

It’s been talked about for several weeks and it’s finally arrived. The battle between two unbeaten football teams, Rocklin High and Grant High, will take place at Folsom High ...

Thunder boys place 16th at state meet

Rocklin High’s boys cross country team placed 16th in Division II at the state meet at Woodward Park in Fresno on Saturday. Senior Steven White led Rocklin (47th place, 16:08) w ...

Thunder fall to Petaluma in five games at NorCals

Rocklin High’s varsity volleyball squad was eliminated in the first round of CIF NorCal Championship play last week. The Thunder, competing in Division II, played at Petaluma an ...

Lawmakers repeal fishing enhancement stamp requirement

The stamp that is currently required as an attachment to your fishing license, previously known as the Striper Stamp, and more recently named the Delta Bay Enhancement, will not be ...