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Lincoln boys basketball 2014 campaign preview

Perhaps the toughest question to answer when coming off a championship season is what is the team going to do for an encore? The Lincoln High boys basketball team entered Pioneer ...

Former Lincoln High student credits coach Robert Ash with saving his life

Editor’s note: This teacher tribute from an anonymous student was emailed to The News Messenger from Lincoln High School Principal Jay Berns. “I believe that the letter ...

Lincoln opens league hosting defending champ Colfax

SACRAMENTO – In their final preseason basketball game of the 2013-14 campaign, the Lincoln High boys basketball team came up a point short against Christian Brothers, 55-54. ...

Lincoln nears end of 2013 with big win over Brett Harte

The Lincoln High boys basketball team started off a little slow against Bret Harte Saturday, giving the impression they might be a bit sluggish because of the holidays, but they ra ...

Lincoln has greater depth and size going into 2013-14 basketball season

The Lincoln High School boys basketball team looks in practice to be even stronger than the 20-8 Fighting Zebras from last year. The downside is, they will again have to play in th ...

More than just winning

After a heart-stopping victory over Center in their first meeting, Lincoln boys basketball head coach Robert Ash commented that his “guys found a way to win.” In their ...

Thinkin' Lincoln

A couple weeks ago I wrote about the Year of the Zebra. It was based not on Lincoln athletic prowess but instead on Lincoln pride. Yes, the high school is stirring up excitement, ...

Lincoln rocks Bear River 51-44 in league opener

With anticipation as to whether the Lincoln boys basketball team could keep its winning streak going in Pioneer Valley League play, the Fighting Zebras shocked the 13-3 Bear River ...

Lincoln defeats Del Oro in double overtime marathon

With their eight-game winning streak in jeopardy, the Lincoln varsity boys basketball team twice faced defeat at the hands of Del Oro last week but refused to give in. However, th ...

Zebra hoops on the rise

First, I hope all had a Merry Christmas and will have a Happy New Year. As for the New Year, it’s beginning to look like Fighting Zebras’ basketball fans might just ha ...