Sac-Joaquin Section

Roseville wins first section baseball crown since 1984

Roseville High School had much to celebrate Monday — namely, defeating Rocklin 4-2 to win the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II baseball championship for the first time since 1984. ...

Pitching sees less zip, but more jump

Moving the softball pitching rubber from 40 feet to 43 this season has produced more hitting and scoring. No surprise there.What may come as a surprise is the improved pitching sta ...

One save enough to put Granite Bay in D-II soccer final

Granite Bay and Bella Vista high schools duked it out Thursday in a soccer match that went to penalty kicks to decide which team would advance to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I ...

Thunder, Wildcats have a postseason ball

Staff report There is no secret to success in the Sac-Joaquin Section baseball and softball playoffs. In order for teams to win, they have to score. No squad has ever won without ...

Rocklin girls hang on in playoff opener

Allison Willie made her coach eat his words Tuesday night. Rob Ferraro had no problem doing so after his Rocklin High School girls basketball team won in its Sac-Joaquin Section pl ...

Rocklin, Whitney girls earn playoff berths

Staff Report Rocklin High School’s girls basketball team will have home-court advantage in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoffs. The brackets for all ...

Whitney, Rocklin girls await playoff seedings

Brackets for the Sac-Joaquin Section basketball playoffs will be announced Sunday, and it appears the girls teams at Rocklin and Whitney high schools will make it in their respecti ...

Wrestlers strive to survive

Bobby Benyamin had nothing to lose last Saturday. The Whitney High School freshman’s ticket to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III wrestling tournament was guaranteed no matter ...

Whitney boys, girls both 14th in power ratings

Whitney High School's boys and girls basketball teams would be in the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs if the postseason began today. Rocklin's girls would also earn a berth. Rocklin' ...

Granite Bay clinches its first wrestling league title

It was a make or break night for Granite Bay and Woodcreek high schools in the final Sierra Foothill League dual meet of the season Wednesday.Granite Bay made it by defeating the v ...

Playoff march continues for Rocklin volleyball team

Dave Muscarella knew the Sac-Joaquin Section volleyball championships would not run on time. The Division II match was scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. last Thursday. Muscarella and h ...

Del Oro marches on to semifinal

One chance was all Whitney High School’s football team wanted in the second half Friday night in Loomis. When it finally arrived, the Wildcats let it slip through their hands lik ...

Thunder storms to section volleyball title

Rocklin High School's volleyball team let one game go Thursday night, but the Thunder refused to let the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II championship slip away. Coach Dave Muscare ...

Seniors' days are numbered in football

Friday night is the beginning of the end for Jimmy Laughrea and Brant Wright. Their football careers at Rocklin and Whitney high schools, respectively, will conclude one way or ano ...

Granite Bay starts over - as usual

It occurred to Ernie Cooper after the 1996 season, the first year Granite Bay High School fielded only freshmen and sophomores on the football field, that the same guys were playin ...