Sports

Economy boom, officiating bust

We often take for granted that every game we attend is going to have the officiating necessary to put the outcome in the record book. Most of us do not know where those men and wom ...

William Jessup’s Smith honored by NAIA

ROCKLIN – The National Association of Interscholastic Athletics has awarded William Jessup University’s Farnum Smith 2018 Administrator of the Year. A near 30-year vet ...

Starting from scratch

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy is in its fourth year of football. They are members of the Sacramento Metropolitan Athletic League and, like other Division VII schools, they have ...

Section final rematch highlights Week 5

Get your popcorn ready. The Sierra Foothill League begins Friday night. Throw in some renewed rivalry games, and we’ve got ourselves a dandy of a preps football weekend. Week ...

Zebras shut out Whitney in Stars and Stripes game

The Lincoln High football team took on visiting Whitney last Friday in a game where the Fighting Zebras fired on all cylinders in front of a home crowd to defeat the Wildcats 30-0. ...

Zebras girls tennis has great attitude and ambition

The Lincoln High girls tennis team started the fall season in August in the new Foothill Valley League. Their former league featured co-ed tennis, which is now in the fall for the ...

ACROSS THE SPORTS DESK

The Lincoln High fall sports programs approach competing in the new Foothill Valley League. Baseball Lincoln High Principal Michael Maul announced that The Fighting Zebras will h ...

Foresthill girls swept at Valley Christian

ROSEVILLE– Without one of its key players and team leaders, the Foresthill girls volleyball team fell to Valley Christian Academy in three sets Monday night in Roseville. A ...

ACROSS THE SPORTS DESK

Lest fans forget, there is more to this season than football. Tennis Although Antelope eked out a 4-5 victory, Lincoln winners were Dakotah Behrendt 4-6, 6-2, 6-2, Citaly Lazron ...

KIRBY’S KATCH

I heard that distinctive zzzzzz coming from my reel as I jumped up to pull the rod out of the rod holder. “Let it run!” yelled our captain. “It’s a BIG one ...

This week's Friday night look-ahead

From season-saving wins, stinging home losses, and unfathomable individual performances, last Friday had its version of a cure for insomnia in prep football. Here’s what we ...

Lincoln hosts Whitney for Stars and Stripes game

Lincoln High will host Whitney Friday and renew a brief rivalry between the two as members of the Pioneer Valley League; they met four times and each won two games. Friday’s ...

Local Flavor

Now that the fall sports season is in full swing, we at Gold Country Media like to keep tabs on the athletes with local roots. Here’s what we have for the first week:   ...

Lincoln rallies for huge win over No. 8 Antelope

The Lincoln High football team took on Antelope last Friday for their first road game of the season. The Titans were coming off a win over Rocklin and had beaten the Fighting Zebra ...

Faingold Player of the Week for conference

Redshirt senior Abbie Faingold entered the season as the captain and leader for the Portland State soccer team. In the opening weekend, she set the tone for the Vikings' season ...