coaches

Whitney track and field will not lack for good coaching this season

Coming off a successful 2014 campaign in which the Whitney High track and field team finished third overall in the Division II-III section meet, the Wildcats now take that suc ...

Baseball’s supporting cast

Little League and PONY Youth baseball have started to wind down, at least in this area. Some teams made some amazing runs in the postseason and deserve congratulations. Recently w ...

Coaches get a look at incoming frosh at Courtside

Rocklin and Whitney high schools are taking part in the Courtside Basketball Center freshman boys basketball league this summer. The four-week league features eight teams, which i ...

Baseball is a game for everybody

Baseball has long been considered America’s game, but its true value may go well beyond being American. It’s a game virtually anyone can play, or try to play, and that ...

Another Baker steps into baseball spotlight

Eleven years after lending his name to Major League Baseball history during the 2002 World Series, a young Granite Bay resident now shines in a national spotlight separate from tha ...

Super Bowl swamis make their picks

There would be no credibility in Gold Country Media Sports if an attempt wasn’t made to prognosticate the outcome of Super Bowl XLVII. Of course, it would be folly for me to ...

Rocklin High Skills and Drills baseball clinic

The Rocklin High School baseball program is offering ball players age 5-12 a “Fun”-damental Skills and Drills clinic on the school’s baseball fields 9 a.m. to noo ...

Challenger Sports soccer camps this summer

The City of Rocklin Parks and Recreation will host three “British Soccer Camps” this summer sponsored by Challenger Sports. The camps will be held June 18-22, July 9-13 and Au ...

Working hard

In covering sports one often hears the phrase, “working hard.” It might strike the novice as odd that those playing games would be referred to as working hard, but that is what ...

Achieving that 1 percent level

The Rocklin High School Gymnasium was filled with basketballs, music, children working hard, and trainers, Sunday, from 1 Percent Club demonstrating techniques that have helped man ...

Getting game

I took the time this weekend to drive over to Rocklin High School to observe the free basketball training camp going on there sponsored by 1 Percent Club. I was 100 percent impress ...

Jr Thunder now benefiting from high school's help

The Rocklin Jr. Thunder Football and Cheer players, coaches, and administrators are not only in step with their preseason training, but are now in complete synchrony with the Rockl ...

Where the grass is greener

This past weekend was the annual Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony in which a couple of the National Football League’s finest former players gave stirring accounts of ...