basketball

Thunder boys beat Del Oro for third time

The Rocklin boys basketball team continued its mastery over rival Del Oro Friday night, taking a 56-39 victory. It was the Thunder’s third win over the Golden Eagles this sea ...

Wildcats hold onto second; take care of business against Pondo

Bella Vista could not knock Whitney’s girls basketball team from their No. 2 spot in the Capital Valley Conference standings, despite coming into Fridays’ game with the ...

Rocklin still looking for the right combination

Del Oro’s Lauren Heyn scored 21 points, gathered in 12 rebounds and made six steals, as the Del Oro girls basketball team overwhelmed Rocklin 53-26 Friday. After taking a 36 ...

Going beyond the pain to be more than a basketball player

During the second semester of his sophomore year, while attending Oakmont High in Roseville, Whitney High senior Moses Daniels suffered a terrible loss when his mother lost her bat ...

Whitney High's Colin Hawkins

Using his 6-foot-5-inch frame, Whitney High senior Colin Hawkins is a force to be reckoned with from his power forward position. He credits that to his days playing football. &ldq ...

Lady Warriors’ struggles continue on the road

The William Jessup University women’s basketball team was hoping to pick up another Golden State Athletic Conference win on the road this week, but returned empty handed. In ...

Rocklin suffers tough start to second half of SFL campaign

ROSEVILLE — For a quarter and a half, Rocklin challenged the Woodcreek boys basketball team Wednesday night on the road. But over the next 12 minutes of play, the Timberwolve ...

Wildcats stun No. 2 Antelope to shakeup league

In the less-than-predictable world of the Capital Valley Conference, the Whitney High boys basketball team took the floor at Cosumnes Oaks coming off a 12-point victory over Rosevi ...

Rocklin wins two straight with 89-73 victory over Vanden

If the Rocklin High boys basketball team can use its last two games as a springboard, the Thunder could fight their way back into the playoff picture if they find success in the se ...

Jessup’s Boggs to retire at season’s end

Storied William Jessup University women’s basketball coach Guinn Boggs announced he will retire at the conclusion of the 2014-15 season. Boggs was Coach of the Year seven ti ...

Warriors split road games; Murry sets school record

The William Jessup University men’s basketball team earned its first Golden State Athletic Conference victory on the road by beating San Diego Christian College 68-58 last we ...

American River takes it on the chin at Sierra – twice

Former Placer Hillmen Isaiah Pineiro went into another gear and recorded a double-double to help Sierra College defeat American River College 79-61 Friday in Big 8 Conference play. ...

Western Sierra basketball takes over top spots in conference

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team hammered Trinity Prep 52-17 Friday to take over the top spot in the Northern Pacific Athletic Conference. The Crusaders ...

Wildcats trim Cosumnes Oaks for second place in CVC

Even when it looked as if Cosumnes Oaks might have a chance to come back against Whitney High girls basketball Friday night, they had no chance. The Wildcats controlled the boards ...

Wolves hold off Foresthill in overtime for 33-32 victory

Although 3-13 on the season, the Foresthill girls basketball team gave Western Sierra Collegiate Academy all it could handle Wednesday, but the Wolves prevailed 33-32 in overtime. ...