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Last minute sharpening for season opener

The Lincoln High football program has been able to control virtually every aspect of the upcoming season except one – the clock. Fighting Zebras head coach Chris Bean and hi ...

Ice Station Zebras’ go cold as Center gets win

If there is a fear every team has, it’s a night when the basketball just won’t fall. That was the case when Lincoln’s boys basketball team played host to Center ...

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 ...

Zebras stampede levels Highlands 55-6

The Lincoln High School football offense looked a bit like the start of the Kentucky Derby with a team of draught horses clearing the way, as the Fighting Zebras rolled to a 55-6 v ...

Lincoln impressive in season opener

The Lincoln High School football team made a statement in Friday's season opener. Undeterred by starting their 2013 season on the road, the Fighting Zebras defeated Natomas 65- ...

Zebras showing more speed in 2013

The projected outlook for the Lincoln High School football season hasn’t been all that lofty, with Cal High Sports predicting the Fighting Zebras would finish no better than ...

Lincoln keeps pace in PVL title chase

The Lincoln High varsity softball team kept their Pioneer Valley League title hopes alive by defeating visiting Center 7-0 Thursday. Behind a four-hit shutout, Avery Little led th ...

Lincoln offense unable to match Whitney in 2-0 loss

Playing on the road at Whitney High, the Lincoln girls soccer team was unable to overcome early goals and ultimately lost 2-0 last week. The 80-minute contest saw few shots attemp ...

Whitney's early scores seal 2-0 win against Lincoln

In a 2-0 win over visiting Lincoln High, the Whitney girls soccer team heads into their Capital Athletic League opener against Antelope March 22 on a five-game win streak. Whitney ...

Lincoln nine blanks visiting El Dorado

With a 10-0 shutout of the visiting El Dorado Cougars Thursday, the Lincoln varsity baseball team improved to 4-0 on the young season. In a five innings of work, Julio Martinez ke ...

Lincoln girls have rough go against Placer

Placer’s girls basketball team remained undefeated in Pioneer Valley League play with a 47-32 victory at Lincoln Wednesday. The Lady Hillmen opened the game with a 9-1 run a ...

Lincoln boys basketball drop home opener to Rocklin

Late in the third quarter, the Fighting Zebras Adam Felt tied the game at 37-37 with two successful free-throw attempts. But the Thunder’s offense, sparked by a 23-point four ...

Center too fast for Lincoln in league opener

The Lincoln Fighting Zebra’s began Pioneer Valley League play with a 39-27 loss to the host Center Cougars at Gerety Stadium on Friday Night. Lincoln quarterback Davis Dykstra be ...

JV Zebras roll over Oakmont 34-6

With a 34-6 win over the visiting Oakmont Vikings, the junior varsity Zebras improved to 5-0 on the season last Friday. Defense played a major role in the victory, as it has all y ...

Lincoln JV use strong defense to defeat Wheatland

The Lincoln junior varsity Zebras stayed perfect with a 29-19 win over Highway-65 rival Wheatland Friday. The game was won with a solid running performance and the defensive effort ...