baseball

Roseville’s Kurt Marton earns Team USA baseball trek to Carolina

A pair of local youth baseball players with Golden Spikes received a golden opportunity this week.  Kurt Marton and Brent Jones, standout student athletes for the Loomis base ...

From boys to men, perhaps next year

The dreams of Williamsport, Pa., and the Little League World Series came to an end last week for the Rocklin Little League Majors All Stars. The boys in blue were eliminated in the ...

A record year for local baseball

The final chapter of the baseball season was written in Stockton last week when the Rocklin Little League Majors All Stars concluded their run at the Division II Northern Californi ...

Rocklin comeback falls short in Section 4 tournament

After suffering an opening loss to College Glen July 17, the Rocklin Little League Juniors All Stars battled back to reach the Section 4 championship series. It was a similar path ...

Tri-City District 11 9-10 All Stars Champions

The Tri-City 9-10 All Stars hold up their District 11 banner after winning four straight games. Although they came up a run short in the Section 4 tournament, the following players ...

Rocklin Majors All Stars run ends in Stockton

After defeating San Lorenzo to open the State Division II tournament at Western Little League Fields in Stockton, the Rocklin Little League Majors All Stars suffered their only two ...

Western Sierra athletics have a banner year

It was an exciting year for Western Sierra Collegiate Academy. Its third senior class graduated this spring and 2014-15 was a breakthrough for the school’s athletic programs. ...

Jessup baseball lands Palo Cedro MVP

Clement Petit of Palo Cedro signed to join William Jessup University’s blossoming new baseball program. As a high school sophomore at American Christian Academy, Petit was n ...

Mirtoni earns Runner-Up Award at MLB’s Pitch, Hit & Run

Making the 2,200 mile trip across the United States, Roseville native Lauren Mirtoni represented her hometown and her family well on baseball’s brightest stage.  The 11 ...

OVERCOMING CANCER: Jake Vujovich’s inspiring story to a cancer-free life

LEAVING A LEGACY Almost a year ago, before Scott left the ESPN studios and lost his battle to cancer, he gave a speech about his diagnosis and his fight.  “I watch tha ...

OVERCOMING CANCER: Jake Vujovich’s inspiring story to a cancer-free life

Cancer affects roughly 14 million people in the world each year. At two-years and nine-months-old, Granite Bay High soon-to-be freshman Jake Vujovich was adds to that list. As an ...

Rocklin Majors claim Section 4 title; now on to State

RIO LINDA – With a flair for the dramatic, the Rocklin Little League Majors All Stars outlasted District 5 Carmichael 6-5 in extra innings Sunday to claim the Section 4 champ ...

Rocklin off to slow start in Juniors All Stars play

After a rough start, the Rocklin Juniors All Stars looked like they might make a game of it Friday night against College Glen in Section 4 play at Twin Oaks Park. But each rally fe ...

Juniors are the third Rocklin All Stars team to win District

The Rocklin Little League Juniors All Stars came back from a 7-5 loss to Auburn July 9 to take two games from Auburn’s All Stars in the championships series and claim the Dis ...

Rocklin Seniors claim District 11 and Section 4 titles

The Rocklin Little League Seniors All Stars swept Auburn in two games to claim the District 11 Title. The Seniors All Stars then went on to claim the Section 4 Tournament at Ameri ...