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SMOOTH OPERATOR: Valley Christian grad awaits opportunity with William Jessup

Arguably one of the best basketball players to ever step on court at Valley Christian Academy, Lily Hagerty has been balling since she was young.  A guard with a nasty jumper ...

Rocklin can’t stop Woodcreek in SFL opener

Victories in the Sierra Foothill League aren’t exactly easy, but it seems like the champions always find a way to win.  Last year’s league co-champs — the T ...

Whitney continues winning ways at Surf ‘n Slam

The Whitney High boys basketball team wrapped up its preseason in San Diego with their second tournament triumph defeating teams from Washington and Oregon. With wins over Sprague ...

Thunder prepares for the grind of league play

The Rocklin High girls basketball team closed out its preseason with a 71-61 loss to visiting Elk Grove Saturday evening. The Thunder began Sierra Foothill League play at Woodcree ...

Rocklin High's Caitlyn Payne

School: Rocklin High Thunder Grade: Senior Sport: Basketball Among the four seniors playing for the Rocklin High girls basketball team this season is Caitlyn Payne, who brings h ...

The Wildcats’ future is now

With nine underclassmen on a roster of 12, Whitney High girls basketball head coach Sydney Gatson is not thinking about next year – her mind is on the present. Although 5-7 ...

Jessup women’s late comeback clinches win over Simpson

Looking to ring in the New Year with a bang, the William Jessup University women (10-3) played host to a familiar opponent, the Simpson University Redhawks (4-10). After a slow st ...

Warriors men welcome 2016 with victory at Simpson

REDDING – William Jessup University men’s basketball (9-4) returned from Christmas vacation to travel to Simpson University (2-15) on Saturday. The Warriors droppe ...

2016 SFL girls basketball preview - PLAYING FAVORITES: Oak Ridge picked to rule the SFL in 2016

If early results are any indication, everything points to Oak Ridge’s Trojans as the team to beat in this season’s Sierra Foothill League girls basketball race, which g ...

2016 SFL boys basketball preview - HOOP HEAVYWEIGHTS: Section powers converge in dynamic Sierra Foothill League

It’s well-documented that the Sierra Foothill League is one of the toughest high school football circuits in Northern California. This past season, five of the SFL’s se ...

Rocklin Youth Basketball Development League

Rocklin Recreation and Good Sport U are again offering the youth Basketball Development League for boys and girls in grades K-6. A winter league will run from Jan. 11 to March 11. ...

Western Sierra standouts selected All League

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy won the Northern Pacific Athletic Conference boys soccer title and finished second in girls volleyball. In all, the Wolves landed a dozen players ...

Thunder finding stride as preseason draws to a close

The Rocklin High girls basketball team opened the preseason with a 22-point loss to Placer, but have been making solid progress since. Last week they handed River Valley (8-1) its ...

Rocklin High's Jordan Purvis

School: Rocklin High Thunder Grade: Senior Sports: Basketball, Cross-country, Track A dilemma for many coaches each season is to find team leadership. For the Rocklin High girls ...