playoffs

Reaching for the brass ring

It is mid-April and some of the clouds are beginning to lift on just which teams are closing in on league championships and the playoffs. Although “sure fire” is a gre ...

Rocklin girls end season with an eye on the future

ANTELOPE – It was not a game that would be considered the way to end it all as far as the final score, but the Rocklin High girls basketball team battled No. 1 Antelope to th ...

Rocklin advances with 59-58 win over Lodi

After failing to hit some key free throws in the waning seconds of Tuesday’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoff game, Lodi’s girls basketball team had 10. 2 se ...

Rocklin locks up third place for No. 9 playoff seed

After both Del Oro and Woodcreek suffered losses in their final regular season games, the Rocklin High girls basketball team was given a lock on third place in the Sierra Foothill ...

Rocklin girls stay in the playoff hunt

The Rocklin High basketball program has been battling adversity the entire season, but the Thunder girls may be about to earn an automatic bid to the playoffs. Coming off a big lo ...

Rocklin ends game early in playoff win over Del Campo

Rocklin High running back Evyn Holtz rushed for four touchdowns and quarterback Will Floyd threw for two more, as the Thunder rolled past Del Campo 42-6 Friday in round two of the ...

Rocklin takes out Elk Grove; Granite Bay is next

No. 4 Elk Grove came into Rocklin High after 3-0 victories over both Buhach Colony and No. 5 Whitney to decide with club would advance to the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II pl ...

Rocklin rocks Burbank; gears up for Del Campo

The Rocklin High football team entered the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs as the No. 3 seed. That seeding proved accurate as the Thunder dispatched No. 14 Burbank 34- ...

Cosumnes Oaks’ speed catches up to Rocklin

ELK GROVE – The Rocklin High boys soccer team handled very well the pressure of playing in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs, but they could not overcome the s ...

Del Oro continues as Whitney’s playoff nemesis

LOOMIS — The curtain came down a bit too soon for the Whitney High football team after a late Del Oro score ended the Wildcats’ return to the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Di ...

Rocklin, Whitney section meeting derailed

It appeared the Rocklin and Whitney high school girls volleyball teams might be headed for a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II showdown, but the Wildcats were eliminated in round ...

Rocklin soccer slips by Pitman into championship match

Pressure is nothing new to the Rocklin High boys soccer team, as they slipped by Pitman on the 12th penalty kick following the second overtime Wednesday. After escaping McNair 3-2 ...

Whitney to open the playoffs at Del Oro

The Whitney High football team closed out its regular season Friday and will now take the long road to try and win a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoff championship. The ...

Rocklin to host Burbank Friday to begins playoffs

The Rocklin High football team enters the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs as the No. 3 seed and will host No. 14 Burbank Friday at 7 p.m. The Thunder come in having w ...

Whitney's playoff run ends at Folsom

 After turning back a fast and physical Vallejo team to open the playoffs, the Whitney High boys soccer team was unable to get past a determined Folsom club Thursday. “ ...