Soccer

Woodcreek, Whitney and Granite Bay all advance to section semifinals

Three South Placer teams all survived and advanced late this week to stay alive for Sac-Joaquin Section title hopes on the soccer field.   BOYS Woodcreek 3, Granite Bay 0 ...

Lady Falcons soar into section semis

COLFAX– Doing all the little things right, the Colfax Lady Falcons made it two straight in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section girls Division IV basketball playoffs Thursday night. ...

Area boys soccer teams all come up victorious in first round

In case you missed your favorite South Placer area soccer team in action Tuesday night in the first round of the postseason, fear not. All area teams are still alive and well ente ...

Late goal by Yniguez helps Del Oro knock off Rodriguez, 3-2

LOOMIS– Del Oro may have only led Tuesday night’s game for less than a minute, but that final minute may go down as one of the greatest moments in Golden Eagles’ ...

Herriman header sends Zebras home

ROSEVILLE– The Lincoln High boys soccer team was taken down 2-1 by the Roseville Tigers Tuesday night after being outplayed by possession in the second half.   Going i ...

Playoff soccer set to get underway this week

The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released its boys and girls soccer playoff brackets for all divisions Friday afternoon.   Plenty of local teams will continue their season for at ...

Oakmont cruises past Rio Linda 6-2 behind Zwannah Johnson’s hat trick

ROSEVILLE– Oakmont inched one step closer to becoming outright Foothill Valley League champions.   Behind a strong offensive performance and gritty goal play, Oakmont ...

Zebras head into final week of league action

All Lincoln High athletic events that were scheduled for Monday and Tuesday  were postponed until later in the week due to Nevada Union school closures for snow in Grass Valle ...

Weather could hamper soccer teams’ playoff chances

With one eye on the weather, area prep soccer teams entered the final week of regular season play warily contemplating their respective chances to reach the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section ...

League soccer races heating up

With just a little over a week left in the regular season, area teams find themselves in intriguing matchups with postseason implications. Here’s a look at the current playof ...

Area teams lining up for playoff soccer berths

With league seasons starting to head for the stretch run, area boys and girls soccer teams find themselves in fights for their playoff lives. The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section qualifies ...

Eagles notch first SFL win

Senior guard Jack Welty had a career night and in the process, helped Del Oro’s boys basketball team to its first Sierra Foothill League win of the season. With Welty knocki ...

Coach Bonilla looks forward to the future

Lincoln High School’s George Bonilla is in his sixth season coaching boys soccer and is looking to continue the legacy of the program. During his tenure as head coach, th ...

Lady Eagle booters slip past Rocklin, 3-1

After a pair of rough losses to open Sierra Foothill League action, the Del Oro girls soccer team broke into the league win column last Friday night. Playing Rocklin at home, th ...

Del Oro boys soccer off to good start

Another year, another strong season full of expectations in the Sierra Foothill League boys soccer race. That’s how Del Oro boys coach Matt Scammacca sums up his team’ ...