playoffs

Sacramento’s professional tennis team enjoys Dream season

Just a short, five-minute drive down Sunrise Avenue in Roseville and you’re on your way to Dreamland — the home of Sacramento’s California Dream professional tenn ...

Whitney downs Roseville in five for D1 volleyball championship

“It was an absolute thriller,” as one fan expressed it after the Whitney High boys volleyball team claimed the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section championship Thursday night with ...

Vintage cuts short Rocklin’s softball playoffs

The Rocklin High softball team saw its 2015 season come to an end in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs in a 10-7 loss to Vintage last week. The Thunder rallied in t ...

Western Sierra soccer comes up short of a section title

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls soccer team made some history this season, but pulled up a bit short of a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII title Wednesday. On anot ...

Rocklin bows out of playoffs in 10-7 loss to Vintage

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

Whitney volleyball moves up to Division I in playoffs

Like a team possessed, the Whitney High boys volleyball team refused to give an inch to Oakmont and held onto the third spot in the Capital Valley Conference to earn a berth in the ...

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

The Rocklin High baseball team swept Nevada Union in its final three regular season games to enter the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I North Playoffs as the No. 9 seed. But in ...

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 ...

Sierra College sweeps Napa Valley to advance to Super Regional

Riding the momentum of a clutch 6-2 win in the opening game of the CCCAA Northern Regional Playoffs, the Sierra College softball team blew past 16th-seeded Napa Valley on Sunday wi ...

Making a run for the playoffs

Many of the teams for Lincoln, Rocklin and Whitney high schools entered their conference races this week in pursuit of a league title or, at least, a berth in the postseason playof ...

Surprising Rocklin boys end playoff run at Sacramento

The Rocklin High boys basketball team had a few surprises left before bowing out of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs in Round 2. Going up against the division&rsqu ...

Last second tip-in ends Wildcats' playoff run

There was a stunned silence in the Whitney High gymnasium following the final buzzer as it sank in that the Wildcats’ boys basketball team had just been eliminated from the C ...