basketball

Woodcreek High hosts 12th annual hoops camp this summer

This summer, Woodcreek High School will hold its 12th annual week-long boys basketball camp for students entering grades 4-9 for the fall of 2016. This camp is designed to help kid ...

BJAX GIVES BACK: Granite Bay resident hosts youth camp in Roseville

Bobby Jackson’s days of scrambling for loose balls, hustling for steals and driving to the rim against the best basketball players in the NBA are all but over, but the Sacram ...

South squads excel in 2016 Optimist All Star Games

Hitting the hardwood one final time in their prep careers, a dozen local athletes made their final journey to Sacramento High School Saturday afternoon to take part in the 39th ann ...

William Jessup women’s basketball making waves

The William Jessup University’s women’s basketball team made huge strides during its second year in both the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Di ...

Rocklin, Whitney stars to play in 39th Optimist Game

It should come as no surprise that Rocklin High’s Jordan Purvis has been selected to play for the girls North Team in the 39th All Star Optimist Basketball Game at Sacramento ...

Whitney making history without the hardware

The Whitney High boys basketball team accomplished what no other Wildcats’ team had ever done, but came away with little more to show for it than the satisfaction of a season ...

Cutts steps down at Rocklin; Taylor to return

Rocklin High School reported last week that boys basketball coach Casey Cutts has stepped down and will be replaced by the school’s inaugural coach, Steve Taylor. Cutts and ...

Clock finally strikes midnight on Jessup’s magical run

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Basketball is a game of runs, a game of endurance and a game of consistency. After knocking off the fifth-ranked team in the nation in Round 1 and advancin ...

Jessup storms national tourney with 82-69 win over No. 2 Pikeville

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The glass slipper for this year’s installment of the NAIA National Championship may have found the perfect fit, as the No. 7 seeded William Jessup Un ...

Whitney High's Enzo Jimenez

School: Whitney High Wildcats Grade: Senior Sport: Basketball Although not the most formidable looking player on the basketball court, Whitney’s 5-foot-6-inch senior Enzo ...

William Jessup men’s basketball breaks new ground

Shouts of joy could be heard around campus Wednesday as the William Jessup University men’s basketball team and fans received word they were selected to be one of 32 teams he ...

Rocklin basketball puts three on all-league

The Rocklin High boys basketball team had three players named to the Sierra Foothill League second team for all league. Center Wes Preece doubled his all-league selections for bei ...

No. 6 Whitney enters Division II NorCals State Championship

Whitney High was seeded No. 6 for the CIF State Boys Basketball NorCal Championships – Division II and will play at home Wednesday for Round 1. The Wildcats will play No. 11 ...