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Granite Bay washes away Rocklin lead for 28-21 comeback win

GRANITE BAY – On a rain-soaked Halloween night, the Granite Bay High football team scored 21 points in the second half to erase an early Rocklin lead and win a 28-21 thriller ...

Three Jr. Thunder teams prepare for Sierra Athletic Conference championships

FOLSOM – The Sierra Athletic Conference championships will feature three Rocklin Jr. Thunder teams in Saturday’s finale at Livermore Park. MIGHTY MITES The Jr. Thunde ...

Whitney to close out season against rival Antelope

ELK GROVE – The Whitney High football team returns from a rough go against the Capital Valley Conference leader Cosumnes Oaks to finish up the season hosting Antelope Friday. ...

Granite Bay washes away Rocklin lead for 28-21 comeback win

GRANITE BAY – On a rain-soaked Halloween night, the Granite Bay High football team scored 21 points in the second half to erase an early Rocklin lead and win a 28-21 thriller ...

Folsom remains unbeaten after victory over Rocklin

There is a saying in sports, “Dance with what brung you.” But that is difficult to do when what brung you is on the sideline with a broken leg. Both Rocklin and Folsom ...

After Roseville loss, Whitney now takes on No. 1

ROSEVILLE – After a big win over Oakmont during homecoming Oct. 17, the Whitney High football team had built up some confidence going into the Tigers’ den Friday. Howev ...

Whitney High's Alex Muir

This week’s athlete of the week is Whitney High’s varsity goalkeeper for boys soccer, Alex Muir. Muir is also the kicker for the Wildcats football team. Muir has been ...

Win over Woodcreek sets stage for battle of the unbeatens

ROSEVILLE – The scoreboard overlooking Woodcreek High’s football field ticked off the final seconds of Friday’s Sierra Foothill League showdown with Rocklin then ...

Whitney breaks into the win column in a big way

The Whitney High football team did not spoil its 2014 homecoming, in spite of coming in with a 0-6 record Friday night and defeated visiting Oakmont 41-6. The Wildcats backup quar ...

Home-field advantage: Granite Bay graduate and Lincoln resident gives back after leaving pro football

Traveling the country, winning NCAA national championship football games and embarking on an NFL career offered plenty of excitement for Granite Bay graduate Dallas Sartz. But whi ...

Sports reaveal more than athletic ability

We often have to endure the slings and arrows of what is wrong with us without balancing it with what is good, as well. Case in point was the broken leg suffered by Rocklin High f ...

Jr. Thunder Jr. PeeWees undefeated with 7-6 win over Woodcreek Jr. Timberwolves

ROSEVILLE – The Rocklin Jr. PeeWee team was stunned by a Woodcreek Jr. Timberwolves’ quick score and had to battle back to win a nail-biter 7-6 Saturday and end the reg ...

Ceasar conquers the Vikings as Whitney rolls for homecoming

The Whitney High football team did not spoil its 2014 homecoming, in spite of coming in with a 0-6 record Friday night. The Wildcats backup quarterback Tyrik Ceasar had a career n ...

Rocklin regroups after injury to O'Rourke and heads for Woodcreek

With the Rocklin High football team holding a five-point lead heading into the fourth quarter against rival Del Oro in a Battle for the Shield showdown Friday night in Rocklin, the ...

Jr. Thunder and Jr. Golden Eagles rivalry burns bright

LOOMIS – The rivalry that is Rocklin vs. Del Oro represents athletic competition at its best and last Saturday’s matchup between the Jr. Thunder and Jr. Golden Eagles d ...