Girls

Volleyball battle of titans tips to Rocklin

If winning while playing poorly is a sign of success then Rocklin High girls volleyball could be in for one of its best seasons yet. Granite Bay invaded Thunder Nation Thursday ni ...

Whitney charges to the head of conference pack

After warming up against some tough volleyball opponents like Rocklin and Granite Bay, the Whitney High girls team is steamrolling the Capital Valley Conference. Since entering le ...

Rocklin tennis stays undefeated with huge wins

All the hard work put in by Rocklin High girls tennis team over the summer was focused on one big week in Sierra Foothill League competition – the week the Thunder would trav ...

Local prep volleyball setting the standard

Football may be king, but girls volleyball is ascending to the throne of queen on the sports scene in Rocklin. Rocklin High School is 14-1 on the season and ranks 21st in the stat ...

Learning the game under heavy fire Wolves at Dixon

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls volleyball team made the trip to Dixon to participate in the Rams’ annual tournament Saturday. Although the Wolves did not fare we ...

Western Sierra volleyball comes back to blank John Adams

After suffering a 3-1 defeat to Victory Christian, the Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls volleyball team blanked John Adams Academy 3-0 last week at the Hardwood Palace in Ro ...

Rocklin girls tennis solid on southern road trip

Rocklin High tennis concluded their preseason with a trip to the Central Coast.  Note: The Thunder is partnering with the Rocklin Physical Education Department to collect use ...

Whitney off to solid start in year two of CVC

Whitney High heads headlong into the fall campaign and its second year in the Capital Valley Conference. Volleyball Under new head coach Jeff Deter, the Wildcats have come out sw ...

Rocklin soccer, volleyball off to good start

Rocklin High plunges into the 2015 sports campaign with solid outings by the football, soccer and volleyball teams. All were undefeated heading into this week. Soccer The Thunder ...

Rocklin girls tennis could be Thunder’s best yet

Following four scrimmages to open the 2015 season, the Rocklin girls tennis team matched up with Whitney High to begin the Best of Sacramento (BOSS) Tournament. The Thunder team c ...

POOL PARTY: 2015 Sierra Shoot Out Water Polo Tournament

The Sierra College Aquatics Department and Placer Valley Tourism announced this week they will kick off the high school water polo season by hosting the annual Sierra Shoot Out Wat ...

Rocklin tennis numbers, skill on upswing

Coming off a trip to the NorCal Championships and a share of the Sierra Foothill League title, the Thunder girls tennis team returned ready to take the next step. Returning ei ...

Western Sierra volleyball looking for leadership

There was no shortage of girls trying out for the 2015 Western Sierra Collegiate Academy volleyball team, but the Wolves still look like a team under construction. Although Wester ...

Jessup’s basketball campers make friends, improve skills

Last week, William Jessup University hosted the school’s largest girls basketball camp to date, as Del Oro High School graduate and women’s basketball new head coach Em ...

Rocklin Thunder tennis camp nets success

The two-week Rocklin High School Thunder Summer Tennis Camp held June 8-12 and June 15-19 for boys and girls grades 1-9 was a huge success. Around 119 tennis hopefuls from the Roc ...