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Rocklin softball shuts out tough Pleasant Grove team

After a tough loss to Pleasant Grove in the Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs last year, Rocklin earned a little revenge Friday afternoon in a game at Rocklin. The young Thunder s ...

Whitney girls back on the winning track

Two former Pioneer Valley League opponents closed out the preseason when Whitney High girls basketball played host to Placer Saturday. The Wildcats’ game plan was to shut do ...

Whitney scores in each half to cut Titans down to size

It was Muir-sanity Wednesday night when Whitney and Antelope met up for a Capital Valley Conference matchup. Goalkeeper Alex Muir and the back line of the Wildcats’ defense ...

Wildcats open league by continuing their winning ways

Whitney High boys soccer opened Capital Valley Conference play and remained unbeaten by defeating visiting Bella Vista 3-2 Wednesday. The Wildcats scored three quick goals in the ...

Whitney scrimmage shows Wildcats’ highs and lows

The annual Maroon and Gold game at Wildcat Stadium signaled the start of the 2014 Whitney High School football season Saturday night. The scrimmage showcased the talents of the Wi ...

Rocklin football looks forward to ‘Super League’

The expansion of the Sierra Foothill League to include Oak Ridge and Folsom means just one thing to one of the area’s best defenses – greater competition, increased exp ...

Whitney’s late rally comes up inches short

Despite having one hit going into the final inning against visiting Laguna Creek, the Whitney High School baseball team came within inches of tying or winning last Saturday’s ...

Rocklin too deep for Whitney in 70-55 loss

The Whitney High School girls basketball team took a first-quarter 11-9 lead in the Quarry Classic rivalry with Rocklin, but that’s as close as the game would get as the Thun ...

Whitney girls get a new coach for basketball as well

Although not new to Whitney High School girls basketball, the Wildcats new head coach is orchestrating a fresh start after moving up from her position as assistant coach. Sydney G ...

Whitney girls cruise past competition in Los Banos tournament

LOS BANOS – After staging a stunning comeback to defeat Lincoln in overtime earlier in the week, the Whitney High Schools girls basketball team traveled south to participate ...

Thunder is young but not inexperienced

The Rocklin High School girls basketball team finished last season with an overall record of 20-9, while finishing in a tie for second place with Del Oro in the Sierra Foothill Lea ...

Del Oro holds off Rocklin for a 14-13 victory

In a game that would decide the winner of the Sierra Foothill League football title, the Matt Redding Foundation Battle of the Shied and the U.S. Army trophy for The Great American ...

Rocklin opens league with 55-7 win

The Rocklin High School football team came out like a well-oiled machine, as they opened Sierra Foothill League play with a 55-7 thrashing of Nevada Union. Coming off of a bye wee ...

Rocklin takes game away from Inderkum 19-7

SACRAMENTO – A win by 12 points, 19-7, isn’t usually considered dominating, but the way the Rocklin High School football team controlled Friday’s game against Ind ...

Late touchdowns cost Whitney 30-24 loss to Buhach Colony

Although Whitney High School football head coach Michael Gimenez told his team they had just played their best game of the season, the Wildcats lost 30-24 in a late rally by Buhach ...