sports

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. ...

William Jessup University to host Nike sports camps this summer

ROCKLIN, Calif. – William Jessup University is co-hosting a number of premier Nike sports camps for boys and girls ages 8-18 this summer. Camps include boys and girls basketb ...

Roseville grad Dalton Blaser helps Fullerton earn berth in College World Series

The outpouring of support has blown him away.  Roseville High alum Dalton Blaser — a 2012 graduate — will be representing his hometown in the College World Series ...

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 ...

Reaching a milli-stone – plus 200

Broadcast No. 1,200 was the milestone recently attained by the voice of Sierra College sports, sports information director and public announcer Matt Folsom. “It doesn’ ...

Hovancsek's triumphant story hardly par for the course

William Jessup University golf coach Tim Hovancsek has an incredible story that won’t be forgotten.  Hovancsek has literally died twice with heart attack ...

Former NFL player picked for associate AD at William Jessup

William Jessup University recently announced the hiring of former National Football League player Michael Harper as associate athletic director. Harper will primarily work on dono ...

Sports reaveal more than athletic ability

We often have to endure the slings and arrows of what is wrong with us without balancing it with what is good, as well. Case in point was the broken leg suffered by Rocklin High f ...

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy season begins

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls volleyball team topped John Adams Academy 3-0 in Tuesday’s Foundation game. The scores were 25-16, 25-20 and 25-9. The Wolves are ...

Adjusting to the changes

We all look forward to something new, but we are not always so open to change. Case in point is the fact the Sierra Foothill League will bring in two, new outstanding programs and ...

Rocklin Family Chiropractic offering sports physical

Rocklin Family Chiropractic is offering sports physicals for those high school athletes planning on participating in sports this fall. The cost per physical is $25, but $10 is the ...

Whitney dominates CAL All League selections

The Whitney High athletic department produced four Capital Athletic League champions in spring sports and placed several athletes on the CAL’s all-league squads. BASEBALL T ...

Wuelfing, Webb named SFL MVPs

Rocklin added a number of players to the Sierra Foothill League’s all-league squads in softball, baseball and soccer for the spring season. SOFTBALL The Thunder’s Mad ...

In search of community excellence

Perhaps not a day goes by that I do not think about how we could improve our sports coverage to better connect the schools with the community. We work hard at that, but some of the ...

Don’t underestimate the punching power of a cheerleader

It is perhaps not the most common choice a cheerleader would make when deciding to change sports, but one former Rocklin High spirit-squad member is proving what meets the eye migh ...