soccer

Whitney off to solid start in year two of CVC

Whitney High heads headlong into the fall campaign and its second year in the Capital Valley Conference. Volleyball Under new head coach Jeff Deter, the Wildcats have come out sw ...

Rocklin soccer, volleyball off to good start

Rocklin High plunges into the 2015 sports campaign with solid outings by the football, soccer and volleyball teams. All were undefeated heading into this week. Soccer The Thunder ...

Wildcats sharpen skills for CVC run

A number of senior soccer players have passed through the hallowed halls of Whitney High School helping to build the Wildcats’ legacy and the 2015 group could be one of the s ...

Warriors women soccer kicks off season with win

The William Jessup University Lady Warriors kicked off the 2015 season at home by knocking off the Raiders of Southern Oregon University 2-1. Jessup’s defense fought off a ...

Placer United hosts Juniors Cup while Securing First Place in Six Brackets

The host teams were celebrating left and right at Placer United’s Juniors Cup hosted at Del Oro High School Aug. 8-9 as nearly all of their teams home hardware. Out of the e ...

Placer United U12 Boys win famed soccerloco Surf Cup, U13s place second

No team had a better showing last week than Placer United’s Under-12 boys team at San Diego’s soccerloco Surf Cup — one of the premier competitive socce ...

Westerm Sierra's Karene Robertson

School: Western Sierra Collegiate Academy Wolves Grade: Sophomore Western Sierra Collegiate Academy will compete in football for the first time this season with some players who ...

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 ...