Sports

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 ...

Lincoln girls volleyball improves to 6-0

The Lincoln High girls volleyball team is off to an excellent start, winning 16 of their last 19 sets and improving to 6-0 on the season. In the Highway 65 battle played in Wheatl ...

Lincoln’s Reese Zinzun joins Jessup soccer

Former Lincoln High standout Reese Zinzun has joined William Jessup University’s women’s soccer team after signing her national letter of intent in February. A midfiel ...

A look-ahead to Friday’s prep football

Week 2, which is actually the third week of the prep football season, provides a little intrigue. A lot of teams are sharpening up while others are scrambling to retool. This next ...

William Jessup opens tourney with two wins

The William Jessup University women’s volleyball team ended their second volleyball invitational with a close battle in the championship, but fell 3-1 against the Oregon Inst ...

Be part of the proposed sports/event center discussion

Fairgrounds can be much more than just a venue for the annual county fair a few days each year. The estimated total economic impact of all 77 fairgrounds’ events and fair op ...

Crash on notorious Placer County S-turn 'third in a month'

Public input sought on proposed Sports and Event Center

Placer County is seeking public input on the draft environmental report for the proposed Placer County Sports and Event Center project @the Grounds, formerly known as the Placer Co ...

Record-setting run highlights Oakmont Invite

ROSEVILLE– The Oakmont Invitational cross-country meet kicked off Saturday morning at Maidu Park in Roseville and saw a historical performance. Riley Chamberlain, a freshman ...

Friday's sneak peak at prep football

Week Zero definitely provided some twists and turns on the area football landscape that could potentially have some long-term repercussions when it comes time for playoff seeding. ...