Granite Bay

SAAVEDRA’S NEW DEN - State Champ transfers to Granite Bay

Two weeks into the new school year, Granite Bay High wrestling coach Robert Cooley got a text message he couldn’t believe, from a number he didn’t recognize. “It ...

BEAVER BALL - American River College football capitalizes on local talent

Last year’s storybook season for the American River College football team didn’t end in confetti and glory. Rather, the team suffered a crushing loss in the second roun ...

Is the CVC as Competitive as the SFL?

There’s no matching the intensity, level of talent and strength of the programs in the Sierra Foothill League, right? With Ponderosa, Roseville, Whitney, Cosumnes Oaks and A ...

Summer of surgeries: Scotty Henrichs returns to Granite Bay football

No player has looked forward to taking the field more this season than Granite Bay’s own Scotty Henrichs.  Just a few months ago, the 17-year-old wide receiver wasn&rsq ...

OVERCOMING CANCER: Jake Vujovich’s inspiring story to a cancer-free life

LEAVING A LEGACY Almost a year ago, before Scott left the ESPN studios and lost his battle to cancer, he gave a speech about his diagnosis and his fight.  “I watch tha ...

OVERCOMING CANCER: Jake Vujovich’s inspiring story to a cancer-free life

Cancer affects roughly 14 million people in the world each year. At two-years and nine-months-old, Granite Bay High soon-to-be freshman Jake Vujovich was adds to that list. As an ...

Granite Bay grad looks to make impact on Sierra College’s football team

Johnny Cooley was the perfect back for Granite Bay High’s fly-sweep offense.  The 2013 juggernaut running back had the burst to hit the secondary in four steps and the ...

California Dreamin’ - Granite Bay’s Tommy Thompson & his journey to the MLS

The storybook tale of Tommy Thompson’s journey to Major League Soccer started before he signed with the San Jose Earthquakes, before he joined Sacramento Republic FC and even ...

Local preps team-up to lead North squad to win in 2015 Optimist game

When you’re playing against the best of the best in an All-Star game, it can be tough to stand out.  But for Roseville High’s middle blocker Trevor Pratt, tha ...

Ultimate Frisbee Championships come to Roseville

Replace a football with a flat, circular frisbee that flies 60-100 yards and retract running after the catch and what do you get? The USA Ultimate Frisbee Southwest Regional Colle ...