softball

Former Auburn mayor O.C. Taylor dies at 83

  An Auburn native whose life ranged from racing stock cars in the 1950s to serving as Auburn mayor in the 1990s to piloting a plane in his later years, O.C. Taylor died Wedn ...

Rocklin gathers for Letter of Intent signings

Family, friends and well-wishers gathered at the Rocklin High School College and Career Center Nov. 20 to witness 11 Thunder athletes sign Letters of Intent to continue their acade ...

Whitney’s Ulep sharpens game for Duck country

Whitney High girls golf’s No. 1 player was taking practice swings at the Catta Verdera Country Club in preparation for her match, as the Capital Athletic League season neared ...

Spring sports all-league teams for SFL, CVC, SMAL

BASEBALL   CAPITAL VALLEY CONFERNCE   Offensive Player of the Year: Jared Biggs, Sr., OF/P, Del Campo. Defensive Player of the Year: Mike Phelan, Sr., C, Bella Vista ...

Rocklin’s softball superstar prepares for future

The race for the NAIA career homerun record in softball history traces back to Rocklin through Whitney High School alumna Stephanie Nippert, who hit her 76th homerun on April 27 at ...

Local competitions and fundraisers

SOFTBALL No less than 53 teams will converge on Rocklin this weekend for the 13th annual Piece of the Rock Softball Tournament, with play both Saturday and Sunday. The fast-pitch ...

Rocklin’s Pitch Perfect rallies for crown

They had to take the long way around but the 12U team Pitch Perfect was picture perfect in making it back to the finals to sweep a doubleheader for victory in the Rocklin Girls Fas ...

Nippert adds five more home runs before ending career

SALEM, Ore. _ Rocklin’s Stephanie Nippert, a graduate of Whitney High School, made history when she hit the 83rd home run of her career in the National Association of Interco ...

Optimist volleyball games tonight

The Evening Optimist Club of Sacramento will host its annual North vs. South volleyball games tonight at Capital Christian High School. The 16th annual boys match begins at 5 p.m. ...

Chasing those chasing the dream

Keeping up with the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs is no small task and that goes for everyone involved – schools, players, coaches, officials – and reporters. By We ...