basketball

Whitney girls basketball struggles to make playoffs

Stock in the Whitney High girls basketball team’s efforts to make the playoffs went down last week, as the Wildcats were handed defeats by Oakmont and Ponderosa. However, th ...

Whitney High's Jada Lewis

School: Whitney High Wildcats Grade: Freshman Sport: Basketball One of the four freshmen helping to make up the Whitney High girls basketball varsity this year is Jada Lewis. I ...

Ponderosa stuns Whitney boys – temporarily

The Whitney High boys basketball team was ambushed by Ponderosa falling 80-66 in Bruins’ country last week. The Wildcats worst loss prior to Friday’s game was a nine-p ...

Western Sierra girls clinch league basketball title

OLIVEHURST – The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team clinched their second straight Northern Pacific Athletic Conference championship with a 44-38 victory ...

Wolves ensure themselves a share of NPAC title

OLIVEHURST – Western Sierra Collegiate Academy’s Gurmaan Kahlon hit just three shots against New Life Christian Friday night, but the third one was a bell-ringer. The ...

Rocklin girls stay in the playoff hunt

The Rocklin High basketball program has been battling adversity the entire season, but the Thunder girls may be about to earn an automatic bid to the playoffs. Coming off a big lo ...

Lady Warriors fall late to Hope International on homecoming

With a large crowd of students and alumni in attendance for William Jessup University’s 2016 Homecoming weekend, the Warriors (13-8, 4-6) fought a tough battle from start to ...

Whitney recovers to down Bella Vista 61-54

After a rare defeat this season, falling to Antelope earlier in the week, the Whitney High boys basketball team jumped out to a lead against visiting Bella Vista and went on to a 6 ...

Rocklin girls knock off Del Oro in Eagles’ house

It is not easy to defeat Del Oro at home, but the Rocklin High girls basketball team did it Friday and in a big way to pull into a tie with the Golden Eagles in the Sierra Foothill ...

Whitney High's Kyle Price

School: Whitney High Wildcats Grade: Senior Sports: Basketball At 6-feet-7-inches, one would think making it onto the Whitney High boys basketball team would be pretty much a gi ...

Rocklin girls eye playoffs in spite of Folsom, Woodcreek losses

Rocklin High’s girls basketball team dropped a 58-39 decision to Folsom last week, the Sierra Foothill League’s No. 2 team, and then lost 46-43 to Woodcreek Tuesday to ...

Western Sierra's Brenna Mellish

School: Western Sierra Wolves Grade: Freshman Sports: Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer and Golf Freshmen phenoms are not rare in the Rocklin area, but Brenna Mellish of Western Si ...

Whitney girls down, but not out

The Whitney High girls basketball team was host to the Capital Valley Conference’s No. 1 team Tuesday before entering round two of league play. The Titans won 68-36 to show t ...

Taking it to another level

Lincoln High girls basketball head coach Tim Sprinkles recently showed that his involvement in the Fighting Zebras program goes well beyond the Xs and Os concerning the team he is ...

Jessup narrowly misses third win against a ranked team

SANTA BARBARA – William Jessup University men’s basketball was on the road to face last year's national championship runner-up and currently ranked No. 15 Westmont ...