Sports

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. ...

Lincoln drops opener to Oak Ridge 56-20

The Lincoln High football team took on Oak Ridge for their season opener at home and fell 56-20 Friday. The Trojans were 11-2 last season and ranked 26th in the state for prep foo ...

Zebras start season with guns blazing

To prove winning the Bear River tournament to open the season was no fluke, the Lincoln High girls volleyball team came home to blank Yuba City 3-0 in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section F ...

KIRBY'S KATCH

As always happens this time of year, the fishing action is dominated by anglers chasing the fall run of chinook salmon. Since the inland season opened this month, there has been a ...

Oakmont Invite features some of area’s best runners

ROSEVILLE-- A majority of boys and girls cross-country teams will begin their seasons Saturday at the annual Oakmont Invitational at Maidu Park in Roseville.   Nearly three ...

Section changes for football 2018

LODI-- The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section held its media day last week in Lodi to highlight the changes in high school sports for the coming year.   SJS Assistant Commissioner Will ...

Area XC teams ready to run at Oakmont Invitational

Ready or not, the 2018 prep cross-country season gets underway this week with most area schools participating in the Oakmont Invitational slated for Saturday at Maidu Park in Rosev ...

Lincoln looks solid in Woodcreek scrimmage

Although fall is the third season of the year, with school just starting it feels more like what New Year’s should feel like. Leading the way is the coming football season. ...

Potters unable to keep Heat from repeating as champs

The Chico Heat repeated as the Great West League champions, after beating the Lincoln Potters in two games last week. The Potters defeated the Medford Rogues in a winner-take-all ...

Breaking down our regional Friday night action

For high school football fans, Christmas come early in 2018.   The Aug. 17 opening weekend is the earliest start date in Sac-Joaquin Section history, and it promises severa ...

Tires Direct puts money where its heart is

When the community of Lincoln says it supports Lincoln High sports, it does so in a big way. Tuesday, Fighting Zebras football head coach Chris Bean accepted a check for $10,000 f ...

Former Del Oro player Vaughn named Golden Eagles boys hoop coach

LOOMIS – In his prep basketball playing days at Del Oro, Luke Vaughn was known as a player not afraid to get on the floor for a loose ball or step in and take an offensive ch ...

Potters unable to keep Heat from repeating as champs

CHICO – The Chico Heat repeated as the Great West League champions after beating the Lincoln Potters in two games last week.   The Potters defeated the Medford Rogues ...