playoffs

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 ...

Whitney girls enter playoffs No. 5, but end season with loss

Devastating – no, disappointing – yes, was the Whitney High girls basketball team's 60-52 loss to Antelope Monday to close out the regular season. A win really wou ...

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 ...

Rocklin goes 6-1 in first two rounds of playoffs

For the second straight game, No. 3 seed Rocklin played host in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II volleyball playoffs Thursday. The Monticello Empire League co-champion Rodr ...

Rocklin off to Stockton after Del Campo victory

Rocklin turned around a first half draw against Del Campo Friday and rolled past the Cougars in the second half to advance in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II football playo ...

Rocklin sets aside Roseville in three to advance to Division II finals

ROSEVILLE — Former Sierra Foothill League foes, Rocklin and Roseville met in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II girls volleyball semifinal game Tuesday night to decide w ...

Rocklin advances in playoffs with 35-7 win over Del Campo

As if to step back to when the Rocklin High football team was 7-0 earlier this season, the Thunder rolled to a 35-7 victory over Del Campo Friday night in Round 1 of the CIF Sac-Jo ...

GAME PREVIEW: Rocklin heals in time to defeat Del Campo

The Rocklin High football team opens the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs against a familiar opponent, the Del Campo Cougars. The two teams met earlier in the year in a ...

Rocklin suffers slow start, but rallies to sweep final three sets

Rocklin had a unique challenge entering the second-round of the CIF-Sac Joaquin Section playoffs against Monticello Empire League co-champion Rodriquez Thursday. The third set pro ...

CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Playoff update

The following is an update of the Rocklin and Whitney high teams to make the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs. CROSS-COUNTRY Division II Boys Subsections Rocklin 143 for 4th pla ...