Sports

NorCal Tip-Off Tournament at Rocklin and Whitney

The second annual NorCal Tip-Off Tournament for high school boys basketball will tip off at both Rocklin and Whitney high schools Nov. 28. Conceived by Rocklin head coach Stephen ...

Lingering unhealthy air leaves football playoffs in limbo

With lingering unhealthy air generated from smoke from the recent Camp Fire near Paradise hanging over a vast region of Northern California, officials from several different CIF se ...

Fighting Fire with Familiarity

Travis Smith had been retired from coaching for three years. He and his wife Elizabeth were ready to enjoy life as grandparents. So naturally, when the Forest Lake Christian athl ...

CIF postpones football playoffs due to air quality

Friday’s scheduled Sac-Joaquin Section semifinal playoff football games have been postponed until next weekend, it was announced by the California Interscholastic Federation ...

Western Sierra shocks No. 5 Quincy in NorCals

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls volleyball team continued to make school history. The Wolves not only won their first section playoff match this season, but made it to ...

Trying to turn that championship corner

The Lincoln High football season ended with a 49-28 loss at Tracy in round one of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs Friday. Although the Fighting Zebras took an earl ...

Everett and Williamson make a run for state

Destiny Everett and Saedy Williamson will both head for Folsom Saturday to compete in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section championships at Willow Hill. At subsections, Everett was unable ...

Lincoln High welcomes new coach to program

Following former Lincoln High girls soccer coach David Zinzun’s announcement that he would be stepping down and moving over to the boys program, the school’s administra ...

Del Oro dominates Subsection XC races

ANGELS CAMP– If the Del Oro boys and girls cross-country teams do what they’ve done a majority of the 2018 season, they will be a force to be reckoned with during the s ...

Pair of Placer volleyball players make FVL team

Despite a difficult season in the record columns, Placer girls volleyball landed a pair of seniors on the All-Foothill Valley League first team. Seniors Amy Hiatt and Emily Wright ...

Everett, Williamson qualify for sections

The playoffs have arrived and the Lincoln High football team entered the CIF Sac-Joaquin Division II bracket as the No. 9 seed, but lost in the opening round to Tracy Friday. Mean ...

KIRBY’S KATCH

Come on, fess’ up. We’ve all had those days on the water. Skunked; aka the striped kitty, nada, zilch, lockjaw, … these are just a few of the terms to describe c ...

Lincoln Hills cleans up at Fall Classic

The Lincoln Hills pickleball players had an impressive run of posium finishes at the third annual Fall Classic held at Rusch Park in Citrus Heights played last weekend. Several pl ...

Erickson wins Cooks Collision 100 at AAS

Matt Erickson claimed his fourth win of the year at All American Speedway with a victory in the Cook’s Collision 100 on Saturday night, as the speedway wrapped up its 20 ...

Gabe Thomas: from Zebra to Wolverine

Former Lincoln High Fighting Zebra Gabe Thomas is now a Sierra College Wolverine. Thomas has gone from being a great defender in Lincoln to being a solid starter in Rocklin. &ldqu ...