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Rocklin the top Division II team in the state

Rocklin High boys basketball woke Sunday morning to find they are the No. 1 Division II team in California. Rocklin improved to 10-1 on the season, winning the championship of t ...

Wildcats shake off loss for third at Madsen tourney

For a brief and unique period last week, Rocklin and Whitney ranked No. 1-2 in California Division II boys basketball. It was brief, as the Wildcats dropped to No. 4 after a loss ...

Western Sierra ends with win at Chavez Classic

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team accepted the challenge of playing against Division II-III teams in Lincoln High’s Chavez Christmas Classic last we ...

Benzel thanks school, community for support

Longtime Rocklin High School football head coach Greg Benzel stepped down from the program after 19 years in service to it. Athletic director Ryan Spears made the announcement a ...

Western Sierra hosts small schools tournament

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy will host its first girls basketball tournament Thursday through Saturday. The Small Schools Tournament features both varsity and junior varsity b ...

Rocklin High Roundup

The Rocklin High basketball, soccer and wrestling teams are off to a good start for the 2018-19 season. Boys Basketball The Thunder has gotten started with a great season and had ...

Mellish SMAL MVP, Pomeroy Coach of the Year

After setting a number of school records in girls volleyball, the Western Sierra Collegiate Academy was given a number of honors by the Sacramento Metropolitan Athletic League. At ...

Experience and depth fill the Wildcats’ ranks

Three years ago, the Whitney High girls basketball program was coming off a 24-5 season and facing the loss of seven seniors. Second-year coach Sydney Gatson had to field a freshme ...

Everett carries Lincoln’s banner at State Meet

Lincoln High’s Destiny Everett capped her brilliant career as a cross-country runner by placing 32nd at the CIF State Meet at Woodward Park in Fresno Saturday. The senior ran ...

Mark Fuller Tournament returns Dec. 8

After a year’s hiatus, the Lincoln High wrestling program will once again host the Mark Fuller Tournament. This prestigious event has been moved to Dec. 8 to attract more of ...

NorCal Tip-Off Tournament at Rocklin and Whitney

The second annual NorCal Tip-Off Tournament for high school boys basketball will tip off at both Rocklin and Whitney high schools Nov. 28. Conceived by Rocklin head coach Stephen ...

Rocklin takes out St. Francis in section championship

At 9-1 in Sierra Foothill League play, Rocklin High girls tennis captured the team crown. The Thunder entered the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I Playoffs as the No. 2 seed and ...

Rocklin advances to second round of NorCals

The two best offensive weapons of Rocklin High’s girls volleyball team showed up in Tuesday night’s opening round of the CIF NorCal Regional Division I girls volleyball ...

Wildcats battle, but Panthers claim NorCal opener

Coming off a 10-23 season and heading into the Division I Sierra Foothill League for the first time, the 2018 Whitney High girls volleyball had a big challenge ahead of them. But ...

Western Sierra shocks No. 5 Quincy in NorCals

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls volleyball team continued to make school history. The Wolves not only won their first section playoff match this season, but made it to ...