Sports

Lincoln wins pitchers duel 2-1 over Placer

In a classic match up between two of the top teams in the Pioneer Valley League, Lincoln came out on top 2-1 over Placer in extra innings Thursday. Pitchers Radd Thomas of the Hil ...

Zebras show they run strong in water as well

The Lincoln High swim team hosted its first swim meet Friday going up against Pioneer Valley League opponent Colfax. Two girls relay teams, a varsity swimmer and a frosh/soph swim ...

Jessup can’t hold back the bats of No. 2 Lewis-Clark

William Jessup University created solid offensive production against a well-renowned defense in second-ranked powerhouse Lewis-Clark State College, but struggled to keep the visiti ...

Placer will dominate, but Zebras will compete

Following is how the track and field teams stand in the Pioneer Valley League as of last week’s meets. In light of this year’s Summer Olympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, B ...

Big numbers at Oroville; skunked at Verona

I had a crazy week that went from an all-time high to a big disappointment. Such is life. On Friday, I had an invitation from Mr. Green Crestliner to bass fish in his boat up at L ...

Vigil honors two beloved freshmen

Hundreds of people entered the Placer High School quad, speaking softly and leaning on each other. Football players, alumni, family, staff and friends mourned Trevor Keller and ...

Meredith Loosse joins staff at Woodcreek Golf Club

Meredith Loosse, a PGA and LPGA teaching professional with considerable credentials, has recently joined the staff at Woodcreek Golf Club in Roseville. Loosse has a diverse career ...

Rocklin and River Cats to host Autism Speaks night

The city of Rocklin and the Sacramento River Cats have partnered to benefit Autism Speaks June 17 at Raley Field. A portion of a ticket purchased for the River Cats' game agai ...

Lincoln juniors come up short in slugfest

The Lincoln Titans of the Tri-City Juniors League lost to the league-leading Junior Giants 20-13 in a battle of the bats Monday. Coming back from a week off, the pitching and defe ...

Lincoln volleyball turns tables on Wheatland

WHEATLAND – After absorbing a 3-2 loss to Wheatland in boys volleyball March 10, the Lincoln High club ventured into the Pirates’ Cove and swept the swashbucklers 3-0 j ...

Stay flexible and keep an open mind

Once again, just when it seemed like things were settling into a pattern, we get a couple of days of cold, hard rain and everything gets screwed up. I got out twice last week and ...

Rookies hit the courts for second annual tournament

The second annual Rookie Invitational pickleball tournament was in full swing this weekend on the courts at Lincoln Hills. The team of Norm Seidenverg and Joe Keller went undefe ...

Jessup breaks school records at Sac State track meet

SACRAMENTO – The William Jessup University track and field team competed in the Sacramento State Invitational, where they smashed through five school records and a myriad of ...