Sports

Lincoln’s Pisik named Optimist Outstanding Player

Lincoln High senior Cassie Pisik used what was perhaps her final prep basketball game to showcase the amazing talent she has been for the Fighting Zebras during her career. Wearin ...

GOAL IN SIGHT: Placer gains ground on Colfax with 1-0 win over Lincoln

Placer High’s path to the Pioneer Valley League soccer title is in sight, but in need of a “solid” from conference foes Lincoln and Foothill — though Lincol ...

RODEO THRILLS: Enormous crowd cheers on 2016 Gold Country Pro Rodeo

Placer County has a hankering for rodeo. Gold Country Fairgrounds CEO Laurie Johnson estimated that 8,000 fans packed into the Vernon McCann Stadium Saturday and Sunday to take in ...

BJAX GIVES BACK: Granite Bay resident hosts youth camp in Roseville

Bobby Jackson’s days of scrambling for loose balls, hustling for steals and driving to the rim against the best basketball players in the NBA are all but over, but the Sacram ...

Warriors drop doubleheader to Vanguard

William Jessup University’s softball team (15-23, 8-12) hosted Vanguard University (29-20, 10-10) at home, but fell in both games of a doubleheader by scores of 5-3 and 12-3 ...

Stifling defense boosts Jessup in sweep of Biola

William Jessup University’s softball team (15-21, 8-10) took both games against Biola University (20-24-1, 6-11) in their doubleheader Friday, passing the Eagles in the Golde ...

South squads excel in 2016 Optimist All Star Games

Hitting the hardwood one final time in their prep careers, a dozen local athletes made their final journey to Sacramento High School Saturday afternoon to take part in the 39th ann ...

Two “ultra dads” run Friday to Saturday for 24-hour school fundraiser

Springtime for Tony Overbay, a Lincoln parent, means intense training for the annual Glen Edwards Middle School 24-hour track trek and 5K community walk/run fundraiser he founded s ...

All American Speedway kicks off 62 Years of Racing Fun tonight

Opening day at the races began in the early hours this morning. As the sun slowly rose over the black asphalt track and manicured infield at All American Speedway in Roseville, the ...

Placer Union High School District embraces distance learning

A student at Foresthill High School who wants to take as many Advanced Placement classes as possible will no longer have to transfer to Placer. In fact, more classes will be availa ...

Bear River goes 11 innings to subdue Lincoln in PVL softball

LINCOLN  — In a seesaw battle that could have gone either way, Wednesday turned out to be the Bear River High softball team’s day as they defeated Lincoln in an 11 ...