Sports

Lincoln opportunities turn into big mistakes

ANTELOPE – After giving up a 14-0 lead and trailing 20-14, the Lincoln High football team had a chance to score from Center’s 2-yard line with 30 seconds remaining in t ...

KIRBY’S KATCH

We had just started our second pass downstream when one rod started shaking and line started peeling off with a familiar zzz-zz-zz sound. “It’s a fish!” I shoute ...

Lincoln girls team has an eye on league title

It was not long after Lincoln High girls co-head coach Eric Souto finished saying the Zebras could shoot better than their record 227 at Turkey Creek Golf Club that the team turned ...

ACROSS THE SPORTS DESK

The Lincoln High Fighting Zebras have entered the 2018 sports campaign almost with a vengeance, winning big and often. Cross-Country The stock for runners Destiny Everett and Sae ...

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 ...