baseball

Lincoln 10-11 All Stars end a great run

The steam finally ran out of the Lincoln Little League 10-11 All Stars’ steamroller, as the Zebra Town boys lost in the championship series at the Section 4 tournament at the ...

Western Sierra athletics have a banner year

It was an exciting year for Western Sierra Collegiate Academy. Its third senior class graduated this spring and 2014-15 was a breakthrough for the school’s athletic programs. ...

Jessup baseball lands Palo Cedro MVP

Clement Petit of Palo Cedro signed to join William Jessup University’s blossoming new baseball program. As a high school sophomore at American Christian Academy, Petit was n ...

OVERCOMING CANCER: Jake Vujovich’s inspiring story to a cancer-free life

LEAVING A LEGACY Almost a year ago, before Scott left the ESPN studios and lost his battle to cancer, he gave a speech about his diagnosis and his fight.  “I watch tha ...

OVERCOMING CANCER: Jake Vujovich’s inspiring story to a cancer-free life

Cancer affects roughly 14 million people in the world each year. At two-years and nine-months-old, Granite Bay High soon-to-be freshman Jake Vujovich was adds to that list. As an ...

Lincoln 11 All Stars fall in Section 4 championship series

SACRAMENTO – The Lincoln 11-year-old All Stars advanced to the Section 4 championship round with a 7-3 victory over Fair Oaks/Orangevale Saturday at Bill Conlin Youth Sports ...

Morrison walk-off puts Lincoln All Stars in quarterfinals

With one swing of the bat, nearly eight full innings of play came to a close Tuesday night in Sacramento at the 10-11 All Stars Section 4 Tournament at Bill Conlin Sports Complex. ...

Lincoln Juniors make a solid run in the District 11 tournament

Three runs that might have gone the other way were what stood between the Lincoln Little League Junior All Stars and a possible District 11 championship in Grass Valley. An 8-5 los ...

Lincoln 11 All Stars take District, move on to Sections

In District 11 Little League All Stars play, the Lincoln 11 All Stars emerged as champions. The 9/10 and Majors All Stars finished as runners-up as all three clubs made it into the ...

Minors’ Pirates champions of the TOC

Winning a local Little League regular-season is one thing, and the postseason tournament another, but to go on to also win the District 11 Tournament of Champions is nothing short ...

Lincoln's Max Pettey

Because they are only 12-year-olds, we do not often think of Little League Baseball players as ever suffering injury or pain, but that was not the case for Lincoln Majors All Stars ...

Minors’ Pirates champions of the Tournament of Champions

Winning a local Little League regular-season is one thing, and the postseason tournament another, but to go on to also win the District 11 Tournament of Champions is nothing short ...

SUMMER SENSATIONS: Golden Spikes of Loomis baseball standouts from Roseville, El Dorado Hills earn Team USA opportunity of a lifetime

Thanks to tutelage from the Loomis-based Golden Spikes Baseball Academy, two local players have chances to represent their country not long after celebrating its independence. Kur ...

Baseball ending starts sports’ cycle

Just when everyone is about to collapse from a high school year of sports, the spirit is revived by Little League All Stars baseball. At each level, 9-10 Minors, 11 Minors/Majors, ...

Three Lincoln All Stars teams make it to championship round

The Lincoln Little League 9/10, 11 and Majors teams all made it to the District 11 championship rounds. The 9/10 and Majors open their play tonight at 7 p.m. 9/10 All Stars For A ...