preseason

Whitney boys destroy Pioneer in final preseason game

In a final warm up before heading into Capital Athletic League play, the Whitney High boys basketball team sent Pioneer reeling 77-36 Friday. Cameron Ripple came back to form with ...

Whitney basketball programs finish strong in preseason

The Whitney High School girls and boys basketball programs have had a successful preseason and will open Capital Athletic League play next week. The Wildcats’ girls will ope ...

Get ready for prime time

They say it isn’t over until the fat lady sings; however, she is warming up in the wings, as virtually all league play begins either this week or next. Already in the thick ...

As preseason winds down

As the preseason winds down, here’s how the teams stack up. ROCKLIN – The Thunder football team has turned things around and should head into the Sierra Foothill Leagu ...

Late touchdowns cost Whitney 30-24 loss to Buhach Colony

Although Whitney High School football head coach Michael Gimenez told his team they had just played their best game of the season, the Wildcats lost 30-24 in a late rally by Buhach ...

Big play foils Whitney comeback against Oakmont

Oakmont High School struck the decisive blow against visiting Whitney Friday night to pull out a cliffhanger 27-21. With less than 16 seconds remaining in the game, Vikings quarte ...

Whitney stays perfect on season with big win over Rams

With an 11-1 win over visiting Casa Roble Saturday afternoon, the Whitney varsity baseball team kept their record untainted as the team improved to 4-0 on the season. The all-arou ...

Whitney girls basketball big win, big loss in openers

The Whitney High girls basketball team used a smothering defense to overwhelm visiting Vallejo 62-34 Saturday. Senior Molly McConnell poured in 21 points to lead the Wildcats onsl ...

Thunder drops close one

FAIR OAKS _ Taking on their fourth Sacramento Bee-ranked opponent, the Rocklin High football team came up one point and six seconds short of defeating No. 14 Del Campo Friday. The ...

Pleasant Grove storms back in second have to tip Thunder

SACRAMENTO _ The Rocklin High football team went after big game in their season opener and almost came away a winner, but a strong second half by Pleasant Grove gave the Eagles a 3 ...

Time to strap it on

It was opening week for some area high school football teams, while others will begin gridiron acting this weekend. The Capital Football (Athletic) League made an excellent showin ...

Wildcats run down the Falcons in preseason play

Colfax may have picked the wrong team to complete its three-game week as Whitney High’s baseball team stole seven bases against the Falcons to win a 12-2 decision in a game short ...

Rocklin girls look forward to league play

The Rocklin High School girls’ varsity basketball team concluded preseason play with a record of 9-8. As shown on Max Preps, the team is currently averaging 53.8 points per game, ...

Wildcats Thunder-struck in preseason finale

It wasn’t the kind of game Whitney High’s girls basketball team would have envisioned going against cross-town rival Rocklin High, but it certainly was for the Thunder as Rockl ...

Whitney Wildcats roll into the New Year

The Whitney High varsity girls basketball team isn’t short on talent, but their 4-9 preseason record doesn’t reflect the early optimism. Senior Alex Rodriguez has been on fire ...