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Whitney girls swim to league championship

The Whitney High girls swim team went undefeated in the Capital Valley Conference and topped all the teams again at the league championships held at Ponderosa High May 1-2. The Wi ...

Rocklin to open playoffs May 13 at Sacramento Complex

Rocklin High’s softball team split their last two games of the regular season this week, beating Folsom 10-0 and losing to Sierra Foothill League champion Woodcreek 5-1. Fin ...

Rocklin advances in section playoffs with key victories

After finishing fifth in the Sierra Foothill League standings, the Rocklin High girls soccer team came into the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs as the No. 6 seed &ndas ...

Whitney battles to the last out, but won’t be in the postseason

The Whitney High baseball team will miss its first postseason appearance since 2011 after Oakmont made a four-win run through the Capital Valley Conference to gain the No. 3 spot i ...

Rocklin sweeps Nevada Union to earn No. 9 seed in playoffs

Although Rocklin High’s baseball team dropped into third place in the Sierra Foothill League standings after a 6-0 loss to Granite Bay Friday, the Thunder were in a strong po ...

Western Sierra girls claim SMAL soccer title

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy of Rocklin captured its first Sacramento Metropolitan Athletic League girls soccer title defeating Cristo Rey 2-0 April 28 to finish the seaso ...

Rocklin evens series with Granite Bay taking a 5-3 victory

Demonstrating the excellence of baseball in this area, Rocklin and Granite Bay gave fans another great game that ended 5-3 in the Thunders’ favor Wednesday. The win evened th ...

Whitney’s freshmen hold the line against Roseville

After giving up an early goal to Roseville in the opening minutes of a girls soccer match at Whitney, goalkeeper Cheyenne Foster shut down the Tigers’ offense; that helped se ...

Whitney charges back to take the Quarry Softball Game

In the annual Quarry Softball Game, it came down to a walk-off hit to decide bragging rights for the next 12 months. After battling back from a 5-2 deficit following the first two ...

Shaub’s walk-off gives Rocklin third win over Folsom

Under a heavy drizzle at Thunder Field Friday afternoon, Rocklin’s Randy Schab proved to be the difference maker against Folsom to culminate a three-game sweep of the Bu ...

Whitney High's Maddie Mitchell

School:  Whitney High Wildcats Grade:  Junior Whitney High’s Maddie Mitchell has faced a lot of injuries in her nine-year softball career before pitching the Wild ...

Rocklin softball nine goes from rags to riches

On a veritable merry-go-round of softball, Rocklin High came off a 20-0 victory over Granite Bay only to get stung 14-5 by Del Oro Wednesday. They took to the field a day later and ...

Familiar face takes helm of Whitney boys volleyball

For the past 10 days the Whitney High boys volleyball team had been adjusting to a familiar face on the bench, but one they had not seen since 2010 – Erich Means. The former ...

Wildcats battle hard, but cannot overtake Antelope

After a slow start, the Whitney High baseball team roared to life and produced 13 hits Friday against Antelope. But the Titans’ turned a dozen hits into enough runs to defeat ...

Rocklin roars back after opening loss to Woodcreek

ROSEVILLE – After dropping a close game against Woodcreek, the Rocklin High baseball team regrouped to take down the Timberwolves in the final two games of a three-game serie ...