Sports

SUPER WOMAN: Auburn preschool teacher competes in grueling Spartan Races

Auburn’s Nichole Root is a daytime superhero. The founder of Lolli Totts Preschool flies over fire, plods through lakes of mud and scales 10-foot walls, monkey bars and rope ...

Defense, local grads lead Sierra College men, women to Big 8 basketball wins

ROCKLIN — Placer High graduate Isaiah Pineiro went into another gear by recording a double-double in Sierra College’s 79-61 Big 8 men’s basketball victory over Am ...

Wolves hold off Foresthill in overtime for 33-32 victory

Although 3-13 on the season, the Foresthill girls basketball team gave Western Sierra Collegiate Academy all it could handle Wednesday, but the Wolves prevailed 33-32 in overtime. ...

Lincoln grabs second win in PVL 65-53 over Bear River

The Lincoln High boys basketball team used 6-foot-6-inch Mitchell Holt to help wear down visiting Bear River and win their second Pioneer Valley League contest 65-53 Thursday. &ld ...

BIGGER THAN BASKETBALL: Autistic Placer freshman scores her first basket amid magic moment

Jocyleen Ditico was born to play basketball. It’s not because she’s six feet tall, or even that she wound up attending classes at a school with one of the most histori ...

Lincoln Jr. Zebras offering scholarships

In an unprecedented move, the Lincoln Jr. Zebras Football and Cheer organization will offer two $500 minimum scholarships to its athletes. In an ongoing effort to help prepa ...

LARTA will host tennis breakfast social Feb. 21

The Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association (LARTA) will host its first tennis breakfast social of 2015 at 8 a.m. Feb. 21 on the Lincoln High School tennis courts at 1024 6th St. ...

Warriors top Simpson a second time

Coming off of a big conference win Jan. 10, William Jessup took the court on Thursday evening looking to secure back-to-back victories.  In their way was a familiar foe ...

Western Sierra moves to top of standings

Coming off a 7-10 preseason, the Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team has gone 2-0 in Northern Pacific Athletic Conference play to lead in the standings. Thursd ...

Lincoln High's Karla McCommas

Grade:  Senior School:  Lincoln High School Karla McCommas has always been attracted to the sport of basketball. Although she also played soccer and volleyball as a fre ...