sports

A charter for success

I like the idea of innovation and trying new things. It’s the engine of invention and greater efficiency. “Too big to fail” is too often an attempt to restart the ...

Rocklin lands four on volleyball All League

Volleyball The Sierra Foothill League has released its 2012 All League selections for varsity volleyball to include four players from Rocklin High School. Thunder players making ...

Local community sports, events and fundraisers

Local community sports, events and fundraisers JUNIOR VOLLEYBALL What: Girls Technique Building Camp Who: California Family Fitness When: Oct. 21, 10 a.m. to noon for girls 18 and ...

Capitalizing on local sports

Strikes Unlimited at 5681 Lonetree Blvd. in Rocklin is putting their money and efforts where their hearts are in hopes it will pay off for the community. Not only do they have a fi ...

The economy of the game

When space permits, we try to include announcements of fundraisers put on by various athletic programs. Public funds are tight these days and many coaches and teams use these event ...

The passion to persevere

Many of us have dreamed of reaching the pinnacle of our success, but have little or no idea how to get started. We often end up discouraged, which leads to a path of disappointmen ...

Vacation time is also prep time

Jim Linsdau Just a note, I will be out of the office until June 22 so if you should call or e-mail and don?t get a response it is not because I?m ignoring you. Please copy e-mai ...

Saying goodbye

Athletics are emotional, and perhaps no more so than when a group of seniors realize they’ve just played their last game together, especially on their home field. Such was the ca ...

Working hard

In covering sports one often hears the phrase, “working hard.” It might strike the novice as odd that those playing games would be referred to as working hard, but that is what ...

Cassell leads womens soccer; mens cross country takes Preview

The William Jessup University womens soccer team picked up two key wins last week. Behind two goals by senior Jacque Cassell, the Warriors defeated Holy Names University 2-1 last w ...

William Jessup readies for conference play

The William Jessup University womens soccer team fell to Fresno Pacific University 2-0 on Saturday. The Warriors out shot the Sunbirds 14-12, but could not find the back of the ne ...

Play sports while you can

There is perhaps no better time to enjoy sports than during those college prep years. There are no decisions to make as to where to play, politics are at a minimum, and there are n ...

Fitness expo debuts in Auburn

The NorCal All Sports Health and Fitness Expo is making its debut right here in Auburn, Saturday and Sunday. Vendor booths, demonstrations and a family friendly run are just a fe ...

Dream BIG

Some may be familiar with the effort going on now to try and come up with the financing to build an entertainment and sports complex in downtown Sacramento. It has been tabbed Thin ...

Thinking Big to overcome a shrinking economy

Amidst the hope that a new sports and entertainment complex will bring an estimated $7 billion to the area over the next 30 years, a number of chambers of commerce have offered the ...