Basketball

Lincoln turns up defense to turn back Calaveras

The Lincoln High boys basketball team is close to playing as well as head coach Robert Ash would like them to be, as the second season draws near. Without a clear cut favorite goi ...

Zebras rebound for third in annual Invitational

Although Grant proved too tall of an order for the Lincoln High girls basketball team in their annual Invitational Tournament last week, the Fighting Zebras came back to secure thi ...

No clear cut favorite as Zebras near league play

At 10-4, the Lincoln High boys basketball team still sits on top of the Foothill Valley League Standings, but a 1-2 finish at Del Oro’s Takayama “Tako” Memorial ...

Lincoln hosts invitational tournament this week

Although the Lincoln High girls team have the best preseason record among Foothill Valley League teams, Placer and Nevada Union have been the ones sharpening iron with iron. The F ...

Western Sierra ends with win at Chavez Classic

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team accepted the challenge of playing against Division II-III teams in Lincoln High’s Chavez Christmas Classic last we ...

31st annual Lincoln High School Invitational

The Lincoln High girls basketball team is coming off a third-place finish in the Chavez Christmas Classic and will now host their 31st annual invitational tournament beginning De ...

Zebras rally to take third in Chavez Christmas Classic

The Lincoln High girls basketball team suffered their first loss of the season in the semifinals of the Chavez Christmas Classic that concluded Saturday. Placer edged the Fightin ...

Basketball shines; cross-country earns academic honors

Lincoln High basketball continues to roll on. The boys picked up some more hardware at the Bret Harte Tournament in Angels Camp over the weekend and the Fighting Zebras girls impro ...

Jessup stuns No. 14 Menlo College 77-60

ATHERTON – The William Jessup University women’s basketball team (10-2, 3-0) stunned the 4th-ranked Menlo College 77-60 Saturday on the Oaks’ home floor. It was ...

Western Sierra hosts small schools tournament

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy will host its first girls basketball tournament Thursday through Saturday. The Small Schools Tournament features both varsity and junior varsity b ...

Lincoln wins power-shortened Wheatland Tournament

The Lincoln High boys basketball team won its fifth Wheatland Tournament under head coach Robert Ash Saturday. The Fighting Zebras played only two tournament games because of a p ...

Lincoln heads into season on winning note

The visiting Grizzlies of Golden Sierra probably did not feel their 65-31 loss to the Lincoln High girls basketball was their highlight of the evening Nov. 27, but they did get the ...

Players exchange uniforms for coach’s whistles

Former Lincoln High basketball players Connor Donnell and Nick Pereira are now coaches at the school looking to continue the legacy of Zebras basketball. Donnell graduated in 20 ...

Offense leads Zebras into Foothill Valley League

The Lincoln High boys basketball team departed the Pioneer Valley League last year with a 6-4 record, but 24-8 overall. The Fighting Zebras return some players with good experience ...

NorCal Tip-Off Tournament at Rocklin and Whitney

The second annual NorCal Tip-Off Tournament for high school boys basketball will tip off at both Rocklin and Whitney high schools Nov. 28. Conceived by Rocklin head coach Stephen ...