Sac-Joaquin Section

Woodcreek, Granite Bay are tied for first in SFL soccer

Woodcreek High School finished the first half of Sierra Foothill League play with a late goal and a 1-0 win over visiting Del Oro on Friday night.A quick through ball behind the De ...

U.S. Soccer ultimatum: Play for the academy or high school

An ultimatum recently was handed down by the U.S. Soccer Federation, asking players in its Development Academy who also compete in high school to choose one or the other.The Califo ...

Football playoff alignments up in the air to the end

LODI — Enrollment figures for the 2011-12 school year have been released, and while football teams have an idea which division they’ll be in for the Sac-Joaquin Section ...

Big-time Optimist matchup: Blaser vs. blazer

While the best graduating high school baseball players in the greater Sacramento area ripped balls all over the field during the 40th annual Optimist All-Star Games on Saturday nig ...

Optimist baseball rosters heavy in Roseville flavor

Eight players and five coaches from Roseville high schools help comprise the North large- and small-schools rosters for the annual Optimist All-Star Baseball Games on Saturday, Jun ...

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 ...