playoffs

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 ...

Women Warriors make the playoffs with win over Arizona

A well-rested William Jessup women’s basketball team took the home court against Arizona Christian University and came out with a win in a close game 65-61 last week to clinc ...

Last second tip-in ends Whitney’s 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 ...

Wildcats’ soccer will try to use runner-up season for momentum

The Whitney High girls soccer team had the momentum after going undefeated in the Capital Athletic League and winning their playoff game over Tokay last year. That propelled them i ...

A local look at basketball’s third season

It's playoff season for high school basketball. Lincoln’s and Whitney’s boys and girls and Rocklin’s boys made it to the “third” season that bega ...

Whitney falls to Cosumnes Oaks and Antelope to end regular season

The Whitney High boys basketball team closed out its regular season at Antelope Monday night and fell to the Capital Valley Conference No. 2 team 65-57. The Wildcats beat the Titan ...

Rocklin topples Nevada Union and heads for playoffs in spite of Folsom loss

The Rocklin High boys basketball team had Folsom fans a bit nervous Friday night, for two quarters at least. The Thunder rallied back from a 19-15 first-quarter deficit to tie the ...