Sports

Local squads nab collective success at Gold Rush Classic soccer tourney

A collection of 57 highly competitive youth soccer teams converged on six fields in Auburn, Grass Valley, Colfax and Meadow Vista for the Gold Rush Soccer Classic on Saturday and S ...

GOLF TIPS: How to control your swing

There are many shots in golf that are made with less than full swings. They’re known as chips and pitches. A chipping swing is a swing that doesn’t move past your hips ...

Colfax trail runner signs with William Jessup cross-country

ROCKLIN — Bailey Shykowski, a recent graduate of Horizon Charter School, native of Colfax and avid trail runner, committed to run cross-country and track and field at William ...

Woodcreek among Nine Football Teams hit with Sac-Joaquin Section Sanctions

Nine Sac-Joaquin Section football programs will scramble to fit the practice workload into a shortened season this year after violating a new Sac Joaquin Section bylaw designed to ...

UNNECESSARY ROUGHNESS: Placer, Del Oro among nine football teams hit with Sac-Joaquin Section sanctions

Nine Sac-Joaquin Section football programs will scramble to fit the practice workload into a shortened season this year after violating a new SJS bylaw designed to limit the number ...

Pair of Roseville Little League Teams Honored at Roseville’s City Council Meeting

Following a pair of impressive postseason little league runs in 2015, a pair of Roseville All Star programs were honored by Roseville Mayor Carol Garcia during Wednesday’s Ci ...

Janniro scores another double at the Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway

Maybe it was just fooling around having fun. Maybe it was the new tire and a perfect track. Maybe it was getting ready to defend his AMA National Speedway Championship in the third ...

A GAME FOR THE AGES: Seniors enjoy pick-up basketball with Auburn Recreation District

Basketball never stops. It’s the latest Nike slogan adorning the shirts of young basketball enthusiasts these days, embodying love for the game regardless of circumstances. ...

Eddings Proves Worth for UNR Golf Team

Former Oakmont High School standout golfer Corey Eddings is one of three top freshmen on the University of Nevada, Reno men’s golf team.  According to GolfStat, Eddings ...

RELISH THE MOMENT: Auburn pickleball icon captures National Indoor gold

Nothing goes together like Cherrys and pickles. Sixty-six-year-old Cherry DuLaney, Auburn’s unofficial ambassador of pickleball, recently returned from the U.S.A. Pickleball ...

Gold Rush Soccer Classic begins Saturday in Auburn, Grass Valley, Colfax, Meadow Vista

The numbers are down this year, but the 49er United Soccer Club is expecting nothing less than some exciting youth soccer action this weekend in the 18th renewal of its annual Gold ...

Racers return to Roseville for Matt Camp Memorial

After taking the entire month of July off, Street Stocks, Bombers, F-4’s and Legends of the Pacific return to Roseville this Saturday as the All American Speedway hosts the M ...

Placer United U12 Boys win famed soccerloco Surf Cup, U13s place second

No team had a better showing last week than Placer United’s Under-12 boys team at San Diego’s soccerloco Surf Cup — one of the premier competitive socce ...