basketball

A local look at basketball’s third season

It's playoff season for high school basketball. Lincoln’s and Whitney’s boys and girls and Rocklin’s boys made it to the “third” season that bega ...

Whitney swiftly dispatches Cordova to start the playoffs

To open Round 1 of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II girls basketball playoffs, Whitney High hosted familiar Capital Athletic League foe Cordova Tuesday and set the tone earl ...

Whitney falls to Cosumnes Oaks and Antelope to end regular season

The Whitney High boys basketball team closed out its regular season at Antelope Monday night and fell to the Capital Valley Conference No. 2 team 65-57. The Wildcats beat the Titan ...

Rocklin topples Nevada Union and heads for playoffs in spite of Folsom loss

The Rocklin High boys basketball team had Folsom fans a bit nervous Friday night, for two quarters at least. The Thunder rallied back from a 19-15 first-quarter deficit to tie the ...

Whitney girls enter playoffs No. 5, but end season with loss

Devastating – no, disappointing – yes, was the Whitney High girls basketball team's 60-52 loss to Antelope Monday to close out the regular season. A win really wou ...

Rocklin girls wrap up season with losses to Folsom, Nevada Union

The Rocklin High girls basketball team did not go out without a fight, but Folsom proved too strong to allow the Thunder to go out with a victory in the regular season finale. Eig ...

Rocklin High Thunder's Kelsey Summers

GRADE:  Senior Kelsey Summers had to battle the flu several times during her senior year, but managed to recover enough to help her team defeat Granite Bay Feb. 6, with 17 ...

The road is long for Warriors’ women

SANTA BARBARA, Feb. 4 – The William Jessup University women’s basketball team enjoyed the warm weather outside, but things weren’t so sunny inside where the Warri ...

Road gets a little rough for Jessup men’s basketball

SANTA BARBARA, Feb. 14 — The William Jessup University men’s basketball team capped off a two-game conference road trip Saturday with a Valentine’s Day clash with ...

Western Sierra teams on the road to begin playoffs

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team put a solid stamp on their Northern Pacific Athletic Conference championship with a 52-22 victory at Trinity Prep Friday ...