basketball

Rocklin's Wesley Preece

School: Rocklin High Thunder Grade: Senior It would be hard to miss a high school athlete standing 6-foot-6-inches tall and weighing 225 pounds, and that is what Rocklin High foo ...

William Jessup basketball continues to build program

The influence of women’s basketball’s new head coach Emilie Blate is being felt at William Jessup University with the signing of two local high school talents. Del Oro ...

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’s basketball campers make friends, improve skills

Last week, William Jessup University hosted the school’s largest girls basketball camp to date, as Del Oro High School graduate and women’s basketball new head coach Em ...

Jessup’s basketball campers make friends, improve skills

This week, William Jessup University hosted the school’s largest girls basketball camp to date, as Del Oro High School graduate and women’s basketball new head coach Em ...

Warriors men’s basketball adds height to its lineup

William Jessup recently signed Monte Vista High School’s Wilson LaShells to play men’s basketball for the Warriors. Out of Dublin, LaShells is 6-feet-7-inches tall and ...

William Jessup University to host Nike sports camps this summer

ROCKLIN, Calif. – William Jessup University is co-hosting a number of premier Nike sports camps for boys and girls ages 8-18 this summer. Camps include boys and girls basketb ...

A special award for a Special Olympics athlete

Rocklin High broke new ground May 12 and awarded a Special Olympic athlete a varsity letter for sports. Only a few schools across the country have done this. Traci Harbert is on t ...

Whitney High's Brian Sterri

School: Whitney High Wildcats Grade: Junior This week’s Athlete of the Week is Brian Sterri of Whitney’s golf team. Sterri has been very successful this season and i ...

Whitney girls basketball summer camp in June

The Whitney High girls basketball program will feature a summer camp for girls grades 3-8 June 15-18. The camp will run from 8 a.m. until noon. Wildcats head coach Sydney Gatson a ...

William Jessup getting head start on recruiting

William Jessup University inked two solid recruits for the Warriors’ basketball and soccer programs last week. Conner Entz, a talented center-mid from Placer High School, ha ...

Rocklin comeback kid refuses to let injuries stop her

Rocklin High School senior Micaela Martinez knows what it’s like to fall and get back up again – not once, but a number of times.  Martinez has been an athlete si ...

Sierra College basketball to hold its girls camp in June

The Sierra College women’s basketball team will host their 25thannual Girls Basketball Academy for players between the ages of 6-17 this summer on the Sierra College campus. ...

Local stars shine at 38th Optimist basketball games

ANTELOPE – For 17 local athletes, Saturday’s 38th annual Optimist High School Basketball All Star Games marked the end of their high school playing careers. For so ...

Rocklin’s Safin picked to play for Optimist North

A familiar figure on the Rocklin High basketball court will be joining one of his Sierra Foothill League foes in the 38th annual Optimist High School Basketball All Star Game sched ...