basketball

Lincoln’s Pisik named Optimist Outstanding Player

Lincoln High senior Cassie Pisik used what was perhaps her final prep basketball game to showcase the amazing talent she has been for the Fighting Zebras during her career. Wearin ...

BJAX GIVES BACK: Granite Bay resident hosts youth camp in Roseville

Bobby Jackson’s days of scrambling for loose balls, hustling for steals and driving to the rim against the best basketball players in the NBA are all but over, but the Sacram ...

South squads excel in 2016 Optimist All Star Games

Hitting the hardwood one final time in their prep careers, a dozen local athletes made their final journey to Sacramento High School Saturday afternoon to take part in the 39th ann ...

William Jessup women’s basketball making waves

The William Jessup University’s women’s basketball team made huge strides during its second year in both the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Di ...

Clock finally strikes midnight on Jessup’s magical run

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Basketball is a game of runs, a game of endurance and a game of consistency. After knocking off the fifth-ranked team in the nation in Round 1 and advancin ...

Jessup storms national tourney with 82-69 win over No. 2 Pikeville

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The glass slipper for this year’s installment of the NAIA National Championship may have found the perfect fit, as the No. 7 seeded William Jessup Un ...

William Jessup men’s basketball breaks new ground

Shouts of joy could be heard around campus Wednesday as the William Jessup University men’s basketball team and fans received word they were selected to be one of 32 teams he ...

Whitney takes out Montgomery in Round One of NorCal tournament

In the unfamiliar position of hosting a CIF Northern Division II State Boys Basketball Championship basketball game, Whitney made the best of it by eliminating Montgomery 72-55 Wed ...

Zebras trample Falcons; no match for a towering Manteca

All good things must come to an end, as they say, and the remarkable run of the Lincoln High boys basketball team reached the end of the road in Manteca Friday. With no player mor ...

Westmont spoils senior night at William Jessup

For one last time on their home floor, the No. 22 William Jessup Warriors (18-9, 10-6 GSAC) hit the hardwood for a big-time clash against No. 24 Westmont College (20-8, 9-6 GSAC), ...

Warriors' regulars season ends in loss to Westmont

For one final time on their home court, five seniors took to the hardwood for William Jessup University women’s basketball Thursday, as they closed out the regular season aga ...

Zebras trample the Falcons 65-41 to open playoffs

In what was considered to be a difficult match up for the Lincoln High boys basketball team to start the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoffs turned out to be a rout Wedne ...

Taking it to another level

The Lincoln High basketball program continues to produce student-athletes that have gone on to the next level to both study and continue their sport, including former Fighting Zebr ...