soccer

Western Sierra athletics have a banner year

It was an exciting year for Western Sierra Collegiate Academy. Its third senior class graduated this spring and 2014-15 was a breakthrough for the school’s athletic programs. ...

Sierra College hosts three soccer camps

Sierra College women’s soccer coach Jason Gantt is the camp director for this year’s three sessions of the Sierra College Co-ed Wolverine Soccer Camp. The camp, which ...

Placer United heads to the Hoosier State - A pair of club teams compete in NPL Finals

It’s been almost one year exactly since the under-18 Placer United boys soccer team won the 2014 National Premier League (NPL) Finals in North Carolina and brought the champi ...

California Dreamin’ - Granite Bay’s Tommy Thompson & his journey to the MLS

The storybook tale of Tommy Thompson’s journey to Major League Soccer started before he signed with the San Jose Earthquakes, before he joined Sacramento Republic FC and even ...

Three Thunder land on soccer All League

After a runner-up finish in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs, the Rocklin High girls soccer team placed two seniors and a freshman on all league for the Sierra Foot ...

Western Sierra's Kiersten Diercks

School: Western Sierra Collegiate Academy Wolves Grade: Freshman Sports: Soccer and Basketball Although she won’t often get her name in the newspaper for scoring goals, We ...

Western Sierra soccer comes up short of a section title

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls soccer team made some history this season, but pulled up a bit short of a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII title Wednesday. On anot ...

Rocklin advances to section championship with key victories

After finishing fifth in the Sierra Foothill League standings, the Rocklin High girls soccer team came into the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs as the No. 6 seed &ndas ...

Western Sierra swamps Vikings 8-1 in playoff opener

FOSKETT PARK – The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls soccer team entered the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII Playoffs for the first time and did so as the No. 2 se ...

William Jessup getting head start on recruiting

William Jessup University inked two solid recruits for the Warriors’ basketball and soccer programs last week. Conner Entz, a talented center-mid from Placer High School, ha ...

Rocklin advances in section playoffs with key victories

After finishing fifth in the Sierra Foothill League standings, the Rocklin High girls soccer team came into the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs as the No. 6 seed &ndas ...

Western Sierra girls claim SMAL soccer title

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy of Rocklin captured its first Sacramento Metropolitan Athletic League girls soccer title defeating Cristo Rey 2-0 April 28 to finish the seaso ...

Whitney’s freshmen hold the line against Roseville

After giving up an early goal to Roseville in the opening minutes of a girls soccer match at Whitney, goalkeeper Cheyenne Foster shut down the Tigers’ offense; that helped se ...

When dance appeal goes far beyond simply dancing

Brooke Thomson has always had a love for dance. She’s always listening to music, singing or doing some form of dancing. On April 20, during the halftime of the Whitney vs. R ...

Rocklin comeback kid refuses to let injuries stop her

Rocklin High School senior Micaela Martinez knows what it’s like to fall and get back up again – not once, but a number of times.  Martinez has been an athlete si ...