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Jr. Zebras look strong against tough Jr. Hillmen clubs

AUBURN _ The Lincoln Jr. Zebras Sierra Valley USA League opener was expected to be competitive against longtime nemesis Placer Jr. Hillmen last weekend at LeFebvre/Dragila Stadium. ...

Lincoln junior varsity impressive in opening win against Natomas

The Lincoln junior varsity football team started the 2012 season with a 44-6 win over the visiting Natomas Nighthawks Friday. The Fighting Zebras avenged last year’s loss with an ...

Lincoln Zebras overwhelm Natomas

The Varsity-football Zebra’s began their 2012 campaign with an impressive 48-6 win over the Natomas Nighthawks. On the first drive of the game, Lincoln displayed their three-head ...

Jr. Zebras fight back to salvage split with Elk Grove

ELK GROVE _ The Lincoln Jr. Zebras opened the 2012 season against non-league opponent Elk Grove’s Jr. Thundering Herd with the two organizations settling for two wins and two los ...

Twelve Bridges takes league softball championship

Twelve Bridges Middle School eighth grade was up to the challenge of defending its Foothill Intermediate School Athletic League softball championship by claiming the postseason tou ...

Back to back losses by Zebras jeopardizes PVL title

AUBURN ? The Lincoln High baseball team had its chances to sew up the Pioneer Valley League crown but Placer found a way to get back in the race with a 5-4 victory Thursday. The Hi ...

Lincoln starts league with 11-1 victory over Foothill

After the Lincoln High softball game against Bear River was rained out last week, the Fighting Zebras opened Pioneer Valley League play by defeating Foothill 11-1 in five innings. ...

Placer outlasts Lincoln in nail-biter, 67-64

The boys basketball game between Lincoln High and Placer High came down to the wire last Thursday with the Hillmen coming away with a 67-64 victory, and perhaps preserving their sp ...

In defense of defense

At a recent varsity basketball game I was again left wondering if prep games were getting too physical. However, some further research into the matter now leads me to believe it is ...

Jr.Zebras gain split with Antelope Jr. Titans

The Antelope Jr. Titans came in with three teams in playoff contention, including two in first place in the Sierra Valley USA Football standings. While every game had playoff imp ...

Jr. Zebras have a strong day against Del Campo

The Lincoln Jr. Zebras returned home after three away games and celebrated by defending their home field in three of four scored games against the Del Campo Jr. Cougars. A cool Se ...

Fighting Zebras end preseason in bizarre 70-35 loss

Friday night’s match up between Argonaut and Lincoln high schools kept fans on the edge of their seats in spite of the lopsided 70-35 score. The visiting Mustangs looked as if th ...

Jr. Zebras take three games from Placer Jr. Hillmen

A great Saturday of football was enjoyed by Lincoln Jr. Zebras’ fans as Lincoln’s youth football program traveled to Auburn to take on Placer’s five teams. The Jr. Zebras cel ...

Lincoln shows great heart but can’t match Wheatland offense

WHEATLAND _ The Lincoln High Fighting Zebras came into last Friday night’s game dealing with a lot of emotions after the tragic loss of a teammate, classmate, and friend. However ...

Jr. Midgets go 3-0 after defeat of Roseville’s Jr. Tigers

The Lincoln Jr. Zebra Jr. Midgets remained undefeated and in first place after a solid win over the Roseville Jr. Tigers. A stellar defensive effort on the part of the Jr. Midgets ...