girls basketball

Whitney girls end season with victory over Bear River

Whitney High’s varsity girls basketball team closed the season with a 51-46 victory at Bear River on Feb. 17. Whitney, which trailed 44-35 with about six minutes left in the gam ...

Woodcreek dominates final three quarters, beats Pitman

The Woodcreek girls advanced in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin section playoffs at home Tuesday past a scrappy, tough Pitman team out of Turlock 51-37. The Timberwolves were do ...

Granite Bay holds off Raiders, advances in postseason

After struggling early to defend River City’s talented Victoria Turner, the Granite Bay High girls basketball team worked its way to a 54-51 win Tuesday night. The first-round ...

Oak Ridge girls, Colfax boys draw No. 1 seeds

The Sac-Joaquin Section released its basketball playoff brackets Sunday afternoon, setting the schedule for the final few weeks of the hoops season. The Oak Ridge girls are the ...

Woodcreek gym turns into the Pink Zone

With each passing year, the Woodcreek High breast cancer awareness night grows, both in community involvement and in popularity. On most nights when the girls basketball team ...

Granite Bay tops Rocklin 43-34

Granite Bay High’s varsity girls basketball team won 43-34 at Rocklin on Thursday night. The Grizzlies (16-9 overall) improved to 6-4 in the Sierra Foothill League with the win ...

Pink Zone game Thursday night at Woodcreek

When the girls basketball teams from Roseville and Woodcreek High get together in the Woodcreek gym Thursday night there will be a lot of the line in terms of playoff positioning. ...

Thunder girls need at least one more win for shot at the postseason

Rocklin High’s varsity girls basketball team dropped a close game at Nevada Union on Tuesday night. The Miners came out on top 48-45 for their fourth consecutive victory. Rock ...

Whitney girls to face PVL’s top teams

One more loss will end the playoff hopes of the Whitney High varsity girls basketball team, according to Whitney coach Joel Williams. The Wildcats, 15-9 overall and 4-5 in the Pio ...

Whitney girls beat Lincoln 56-52

Whitney High’s varsity girls basketball team staged a fourth-quarter comeback to win 56-52 at Lincoln on Friday night. Whitney (15-9 overall) is now 4-5 in the Pioneer Valley Lea ...