Sports

Placer boys down Lincoln 75-63 to open PVL play

Earl Crabbe Gymnasium was rocking Thursday for the Pioneer Valley League basketball opener. And the Placer boys were rolling. The Hillmen pulled away late before a boisterous hom ...

Lincoln’s 29th annual Mark Fuller Wrestling Invitational

The Lincoln High School wrestling team finished fourth in last year’s Mark Fuller Invitational wrestling tournament, with 14 schools competing. Beginning this week, another 1 ...

Rain or shine, it’s rodeo time

After a holiday break in December, California High School Rodeo Association District 3 will open the 2015 half of the season this weekend at the Lincoln Arena, come rain or come sh ...

Folsom outlasts Lincoln girls in preseason finale

The Lincoln High girls basketball team took on Folsom for one last challenge Monday before entering Pioneer Valley League play; whereas the Bulldogs took a break from the Sierra Fo ...

Sierra Foothills Rugby celebrates opening day at McBean

There was plenty of green, gold and black at McBean Park Saturday. Players less than 10 years of age up to adult poured onto the field through an archway of colored balloons, as Si ...

Futures market takes a hit at Western Sierra

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team may have come in with a 2-11 record hosting Futures last week, but they came away looking like a team headed for the pla ...

Sierra College hoopsters split games with Santa Rosa

Sierra College Women 54, Santa Rosa 45 The Sierra College women’s basketball team turned to Woodcreek High graduate Aliyah Davis and her 15-point, five-steal ...

PVL basketball preview: Placer girls could win it all

A year ago the Bear River Bruins went wire-to-wire in winning the Pioneer Valley League girls basketball championship. Led by a talented senior-laden line-up, the Bruins went 9-1 i ...

PVL basketball preview: Boys race is wide open

Which boys basketball team will rule the Pioneer Valley League? Placer coach Mark Lee likes Foothill. Lincoln’s Robert Ash likes Placer and Foothill’s Drew Hibbs likes ...

William Jessup men end losing streak

After the best start in William Jessup University men’s basketball history, the Warriors almost matched their opening seven-game winning streak with a six-game losing streak. ...