High school

Western Sierra athletics have a banner year

It was an exciting year for Western Sierra Collegiate Academy. Its third senior class graduated this spring and 2014-15 was a breakthrough for the school’s athletic programs. ...

Cheerleading: more than just a sport

An article written a couple of months ago by the Press Tribune’s Jorden P. Hales concerning the controversy over pending legislation to classify cheerleading as a sport is a ...

Woodcreek & Roseville Grads Team Up for Yuba College Baseball

When he was a two-way utility infielder and pitcher for the Woodcreek Timberwolves High School baseball program, Darrell Doll was one of the best pitchers on the squad.  The ...

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 ...

New baby, new coach and a brand new team

Taking a largely untested and untried group of teenagers and trying to turn them into varsity football players would be more than enough to put on the plate of a new coach. But ima ...

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 ...

Anticipating a new era in Whitney football

Following in the footsteps of a coach who led his team to 67 victories in nine seasons, made the postseason seven times and the championship game twice while winning one, Whitney H ...

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy's Bryce Mellish

Grade: Junior Western Sierra Collegiate Academy’s Bryce Mellish is that rare combination of confidence without arrogance. The aspiring quarterback for the Wolves’ inau ...

Western Sierra working hard and fast for inaugural season

Although the Western Sierra Collegiate Academy football team is putting in the extra time to build a program in its inaugural season, assistant coach Alex Stewart put things in pro ...

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 ...

William Jessup University to host Nike sports camps this summer

ROCKLIN, Calif. – William Jessup University is co-hosting a number of premier Nike sports camps for boys and girls ages 8-18 this summer. Camps include boys and girls basketb ...

Roseville grad Dalton Blaser helps Fullerton earn berth in College World Series

The outpouring of support has blown him away.  Roseville High alum Dalton Blaser — a 2012 graduate — will be representing his hometown in the College World Series ...