girls basketball

Wildcats come of age in basketball

If it worked once, Joel Williams figured he might as well do it again. The Whitney High School girls basketball coach has promoted a freshman to be a varsity point guard for the s ...

Lady Timberwolves Basketball Camp coming to Woodcreek

Woodcreek High School will host a basketball camp in late June for girls who will be in the first through 10th grade next school year. The Lady Timberwolves Fundamental Basketba ...

Kale, Williams help North boys top South 119-103

Rocklin High’s Cody Kale (11 points) and Tony Williams (nine points) helped the North top the South 119-103 in Saturday’s 33rd annual boys Optimist All Star Basketball game at ...

GB's Jelinek honored as top citizen-athlete

Sometimes, an athlete’s accomplishments off the court eclipse even their greatest moments on the field of play. For Granite Bay senior Libby Jelinek, a year filled with highl ...

Finishing the SFL all-league story

With my profoundest apology for not including it the first time, I am listing here the first and second team all-league lists for Sierra Foothill League girls basketball.This was t ...

Eich girls lose finals to Granite Oaks

After avenging one of its two prior losses this season in the league tournament semifinal, the Eich girls basketball team was unable to repeat the feat as it lost the title game. ...

New videos at Placer Sports

We have posted some new video reports at our regional all-sports Web site, www.placersports.com.  Visit our site and click on the video content area to see highlights from the ...

Lady Timberwolves shut down Chico in playoff road game

It was a rematch with similar results Tuesday night as the Woodcreek High girls basketball team won in Chico. For the third time in two seasons, the Timberwolves, seeded No. 11 ...

Lady Timberwolves renew acquaintances with Chico

The Woodcreek High girls basketball team has a rare situation when it comes time to open the CIF State Basketball Championship tournament Tuesday night. While most teams get to ...

Woodcreek girls seek another tourney upset

The underdog role feels good for the Woodcreek High girls basketball team as it prepares for Wednesday’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division II semifinal in Stockton.   The N ...

Hoops semifinals start times released

The Sac-Joaquin Section released on Saturday morning most of the times for the basketball semifinal matchups coming up next week. Tuesday night brings the Division V boys and g ...

Season, Sciascia era end for Grizzlies in Vallejo

It was an emotional end for the ladies in green. The Granite Bay High girls basketball team’s season ended in the semifinal round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II play ...

Lady Timberwolves speed past Fairfield

Speed kills, and it was one of the key ingredients in the Woodcreek High girls basketball team’s 67-61 playoff road win at Fairfield Thursday night. The Falcons put their phys ...

Thunder girls finish 3-9 in SFL play

Rocklin High’s varsity girls basketball team wrapped up its first season under coach Paul Tompkins with a loss at Del Oro last week. The Thunder finished 9-16 overall and 3-9 in ...