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Rocklin girls go back-to-back with victories

After winning the past six of seven Sierra Foothill League games, the Rocklin High girls basketball team has clinched a spot in the Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs. Tuesday was the R ...

Junior varsity fever

At midseason, one can’t help but cast an eye on the basketball teams and players that will be filling the varsity ranks the next two or three years. Whitney High is the only scho ...

Running at the head of the class

There have been articles written on high school and collegiate athletes who balance their success in sports with similar achievements academically, but it’s rare when it involves ...

Whitney tops Rocklin in preseason rivalry

Perhaps home-court advantage played a small role in Whitney High’s boys basketball victory over the Rocklin Thunder in their first ever meeting on the hardwood, but experience wa ...

Thunder wrestling star prepares for Oregon State

Rocklin High wrestling star Tommy Williams, a 2010 graduate, will continue his wrestling career at Oregon State. Williams, who carried an overall GPA of 4.05 at Rocklin, will recei ...

Roseville girls survive late Rocklin rally

Backcourt scoring carried the day as the Roseville High School girls basketball team survived a second-half Rocklin rally to win its first Sierra Foothill League game 46-45 Wednesd ...

Woodcreek wrestlers pin Rocklin

The wrestlers at Woodcreek High School had just enough Tuesday to hold off Rocklin 38-35 in a Sierra Foothill League dual match at Woodcreek. The Timberwolves won four bouts by ...

Rocklin depth overwhelms Roseville

With five players from its regular rotation sitting out the first half of the game for disciplinary reasons, the Rocklin High School boys basketball team put its incredible depth o ...

High school hoopsters gather in Loomis for Common Good

An ambitious project begun one year ago by Brad Swope is back for a new and improved second run this weekend when the Common Good Classic returns to Del Oro High School in Loomis. ...

League play tips tonight in SFL boys hoops

The heavily anticipated opening night in Sierra Foothill League boys basketball has arrived, and gyms from Roseville to Grass Valley will be alive with excitement tonight, as fresh ...

Resounding Rocklin rebound in game three domination at MaxPreps tourney

After a Saturday loss dropped the Rocklin boys basketball team out of the championship bracket at the MaxPreps Holiday Tournament at Torrey Pines, the Thunder responded with a veng ...

Thunder win opener at MaxPreps Holiday Tournament

The Rocklin High School boys basketball team outscored Bellarmine Prep of Tacoma, Washington 41-21 after intermission to win a first-round game 69-52 at the prestigious MaxPreps Ho ...

Barone triple-OT bout the highlight in Modesto

Brandon Barone endured a grueling triple overtime final to take the 217-pound weight class title at the Western Invitational on Saturday in Modesto. Barone’s win over a powerful ...

Zadrozna wins November athlete of the month

Rocklin High Zachary Zadrozna Cross Country Rocklin High senior Zachary Zadrozna is The Placer Herald’s November Athlete of the Month. He received 40 percent of the votes ...