soccer

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 ...

WINTER IS COMING: Sac-Joaquin Section soccer teams may be destined for a new schedule

With most of the state already bracing their prep soccer teams for winter schedules, a changing of the winds for Sac-Joaquin Section athletes seems as inevitable as the biting cold ...

Rocklin soccer slips from third place with loss to Granite Bay

Both Granite Bay and Rocklin girls soccer teams were heckling and battling for playoff positioning in the Sierra Foothill League standings last week in Rocklin. Through the sea o ...

Rocklin High's Christina Lazar

School: Rocklin High Thunder Grade:  Sophomore Sport: Soccer The girl who goes by "Bobe" has pieced together a successful sophomore campaign for Rocklin High socc ...

Rocklin soccer holds off Whitney for 1-0 win in Quarry match

Three and a half miles separate cross-town rivals Whitney and Rocklin high schools. But on Friday night on the Thunder campus, it was just one goal that separated them and determin ...

Whitney High's Jordan Higgins

School: Whitney High Wildcats Sport: Soccer Class: Sophomore Against Del Oro, sophomore Jordan Higgins saved six shots on goal to help the Whitney High girls soccer team se ...

Wildcats’ soccer will try to use runner-up season for momentum

The Whitney High girls soccer team had the momentum after going undefeated in the Capital Athletic League and winning their playoff game over Tokay last year. That propelled them i ...

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy's Isaac Bonifas

School: Western Sierra Collegiate Academy Grade: Senior Sports: Basketball and Soccer After helping Western Sierra Collegiate Academy capture its second straight Northern Pacifi ...

Western Sierra soccer continues to lead the way

The Western Sierra Middle School girls soccer team finished the season undefeated with a 7-0-1 record after holding off Glen Edwards and defeating E.V. Cain. After a close call wi ...

William Jessup Univerity soccer camp

The William Jessup University men’s soccer team will hold a youth soccer camp for boys and girls age 4-13 Jan. 20-22. Sessions will be from 5-6:30 p.m. each of the three days ...

Rocklin’s Kammerer Jessup scholar athlete

Rocklin native and 2012 graduate of Rocklin High School Zach Kammerer was recently named to the Golden State Athletic Conference scholar-athlete list for the 2014 season. Kammerer ...