Sports

Placer girls volleyball ready to rise up to new league

The net – and the bar – just got raised a little higher.   After more than a decade of Pioneer Valley League dominance under head coach Jennifer Wright, the Plac ...

De La Salle provides plenty of motivation for Bulldogs

How do you keep a team with 14 returning starters coming off a 16-0 season and a state championship motivated? Schedule De La Salle for the first game of the following season. Kri ...

Eagles hope to compete for league title

With 28 players on their roster, Vista del Lago has the smallest football team in their program’s 11-year history. This year more than any, the team will need to stay health ...

Folsom looking for another state title

The vibe around Folsom High’s football varsity football team is probably a lot like it was at the start of the 2014 season. The 2014 Bulldogs, with several returning starter ...

Trojans eager to see how they stack up

Oak Ridge features a 2018 roster with 17 seniors, 14 of which played football last year. That’s the smallest senior class that head coach Eric Cavaliere can remember at Oak R ...

The Lions’ Share

The baseball field at Valley Christian Academy looks as if it hasn’t seen a ballgame in about 10 years. Orange cones are scattered throughout the outfield, where the grass is ...

Lincoln Fighting Zebras: New league, new challenges, same determination

The Lincoln High School football team comes off a 2017 season that featured an 8-3 record and a second-place finish in the Pioneer Valley League. In the first round of the CIF Sac- ...

Bruin up a legacy

At Bear River High School these days, the more things change with the Bruins’ football program, the more they remain the same.   “We think we’ll be competi ...

Bear River has veteran golf lineup returning

With four of his top five players returning from a squad that qualified for the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Master’s tournament last season, it wouldn’t be too far from the ...

2018 week-by-week football schedule

With the new teams joining the Sierra Foothill and Capital Athletic leagues this season, there are a lot of great matchups on this year’s football schedule. Grant and Whitne ...

Skill to burn, but the line holds the keys for Folsom offense

With eight starters returning, including all six playing the “skill” positions, there will be no shortage of talent on the offensive side of the football for the Bulldo ...

Returning starters to lead Vista offense

Six returning starters on offense, including quarterback Grant Patterson, has Vista excited about the offense this season. Patterson is a speedy senior quarterback who learned the ...

Veteran line to lead Trojan offense

Oak Ridge returns five players who started at least one game on offense from a season ago. While that means there are six new starters, the starters they do return will have a sign ...

Local swimmers shine in Santa Clara

Eight members of the Lifetime Fitness Swim Team traveled to Santa Clara Aug. 2-5 to compete in the USA Swimming Futures Championships. Coached by Tim McCormick, the team members i ...

Tigers set to pounce into CVC

Larry Cunha has been at the helm as head coach for Roseville High School since 1992, and in the years he has been the man in charge, he has posted some very successful seasons. & ...