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Western Sierra teams on the road to begin playoffs

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team put a solid stamp on their Northern Pacific Athletic Conference championship with a 52-22 victory at Trinity Prep Friday ...

Western Sierra basketball teams headed for the playoffs

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team played their last regular season home game against non-conference opponent Pine Hills Adventist Wednesday and earned the ...

Rocklin rebounds from Granite Bay loss to topple Nevada Union

The Rocklin High boys basketball team held onto a glimmer of an at-large bid for the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoffs after defeating Nevada Union 60-53 on senior night ...

Whitney girls all business in 55-33 victory over Oakmont

It was business as usual for the Whitney High girls basketball team Friday as they opened up an early lead on visiting Oakmont and built on it in every quarter. The effort gave th ...

Wildcats playoff hopes brighten with Roseville win

Roseville came into Wednesday night’s Capital Valley Conference game against the Whitney High boys basketball team poised for an upset, but the 1-11 Tigers returned home with ...

Thunder girls topple Granite Bay as finale draws near

Behind great energy and inspiration over the return of Kaitlyn Solomon to the Rocklin girls basketball lineup, the Thunder made 13 3-pointers and won the rebounding war to defeat G ...

Whitney boys continue winning ways, but stumble at Del Campo

The Whitney High boys basketball team threw the Capital Valley Conference into a temporary three-way race for third place by beating Bella Vista at home 61-58 Friday. But Del Campo ...

Thunder boys beat Del Oro for third time

The Rocklin boys basketball team continued its mastery over rival Del Oro Friday night, taking a 56-39 victory. It was the Thunder’s third win over the Golden Eagles this sea ...

Wildcats hold onto second; take care of business against Pondo

Bella Vista could not knock Whitney’s girls basketball team from their No. 2 spot in the Capital Valley Conference standings, despite coming into Fridays’ game with the ...

Rocklin still looking for the right combination

Del Oro’s Lauren Heyn scored 21 points, gathered in 12 rebounds and made six steals, as the Del Oro girls basketball team overwhelmed Rocklin 53-26 Friday. After taking a 36 ...