Sports

Sports Chatter: No more ‘Lady’ in mascot monikers

There’s a current move by the Colfax High Falcon Foundation to have two new CIF State championship banners ― some five-feet by six-feet in size ― to be placed in the Ron ...

THE WOLVERINE: Placer grad Isaiah Pineiro reaching new heights for Sierra College basketball

You can’t reach the next level with a big step in the right direction. Just to be safe, 6-foot-6-inch Sierra College freshman Isaiah Pineiro has done it with a giant leap. ...

Whitney breaks out of cold start to turn back Bella Vista 53-46

At times painful to watch, neither the Whitney High boys basketball team nor visiting Bella Vista could get the ball to fall into the basket Wednesday until a couple subs helped to ...

SFL boys basketball preview: Area teams dominated 2014-15 preseason

If a lot of prep sports followers thought the Sierra Foothill League was tough from top to bottom this past football season, they should hold on to their hats during boys basketbal ...

SFL girls basketball preview: Oak Ridge, DO, Folsom girls look like SFL favorites

Two years removed from having their longtime stranglehold of the Sierra Foothill League girls basketball championship trophy slip from their grasp, the Del Oro Golden Eagles look p ...

Jessup teams still looking for right combination

William Jessup University men’s basketball team found it hard to beat California State University-Maritime a second time and lost a buzzer-beater 61-60 to the Keelhaulers Fri ...

Rocklin girls go 2-2 in Southern California

The Rocklin High girls basketball team ended their preseason on an encouraging note, in spite of looking up at the rest of the Sierra Foothill League in the preseason standings. R ...

Whitney girls back on the winning track

Two former Pioneer Valley League opponents closed out the preseason when Whitney High girls basketball played host to Placer Saturday. The Wildcats’ game plan was to shut do ...