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Cheerleading: more than just a sport

An article written a couple of months ago by the Press Tribune’s Jorden P. Hales concerning the controversy over pending legislation to classify cheerleading as a sport is a ...

Mirtoni earns Runner-Up Award at MLB’s Pitch, Hit & Run

Making the 2,200 mile trip across the United States, Roseville native Lauren Mirtoni represented her hometown and her family well on baseball’s brightest stage.  The 11 ...

The sport of hunting gold

It is no secret that the lure bringing thousands of people to California was gold. Having lived in the gold country for many years, I became familiar with the phenomena that trigge ...

Locals help California All Star Black Ops take World title

Ten local athletes helped make up the California All Stars Black Ops cheerleading team that won the 2013 Cheerleading Worlds Order of Competition Senior Medium Coed division held a ...

The 2013 half of District 3 Rodeo begins this weekend

The California High School Rodeo Association cowboys and cowgirls of District 3 will return to the Lincoln Rodeo Grounds Jan. 12-13 to resume the challenge for point supremacy and ...

The Quarry Bowl experience

This year’s Quarry Bowl offered the opportunity to introduce my new sports correspondent Joshua Gutierrez to the pageantry of this great event. It goes without saying he was impr ...

Throw out the records

This Friday night is one of the area’s biggest football rivalries – The Quarry Bowl. In just its third year, the Quarry Bowl matching Whitney High School against Rocklin High S ...

Annual Kaleo Klassic volleyball at Lone Tree Park

Friends of Kaleo will host the sixth annual Kaleo Klassic volleyball tournament this Saturday and Sunday at Lone Tree Park in Rocklin. The tournament has competitive and recreation ...

From a pastime to team competition

For any kids, teenagers or young people looking to learn how to skateboard or make a career of the sport, Epic Indoor Skatepark in Rocklin now has a skateboarding camp and even has ...

Student’s creativity grows into award-winning garden

Tevin Wright’s creativity sprouted into a garden, literally. “Nothing really inspired me. I just thought it’d be cool to make an animal themed garden,” said Wright, a Roc ...

Locals win at Epic

The skateboard winners at the recent Epic Summer Jam are all local residents. James Axline, a Rocklin resident, placed first in the under age 9 competition. Axline also placed sec ...

Rocklin Academy fourth-grader wins top SACMATH award

Shaurya Grover, a student at Rocklin Academy charter public school, participated in the May SACMATH, or Sacramento Area Competitions in Mathematics, Elementary School Contest, and ...

5 questions with Marlise Dizon

Marlise Dizon, a sixth-grader at Rocklin Academy, entertains the crowd with her passion and talent for singing. Entering in numerous competitions at a young age, 12-year-old Dizo ...

Rocklin offering new twirling classes

Just as Rocklin continues to grow and diversify, so does the number and type of programs the city offers. Corey Kinyon-Cruz and Cindy McVay have introduced the art and sport of bat ...

Rocklin motocross rider Greer flying high

Katie Greer of Rocklin is racing her way to the top. Greer, 14, has been competitively dirt bike racing since she was 10 and recently beat out more than 20,000 other riders for a ...