Girls

Western Sierra basketball takes over top spots in conference

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team hammered Trinity Prep 52-17 Friday to take over the top spot in the Northern Pacific Athletic Conference. The Crusaders ...

Wolves hold off Foresthill in overtime for 33-32 victory

Although 3-13 on the season, the Foresthill girls basketball team gave Western Sierra Collegiate Academy all it could handle Wednesday, but the Wolves prevailed 33-32 in overtime. ...

Western Sierra moves to top of standings

Coming off a 7-10 preseason, the Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team has gone 2-0 in Northern Pacific Athletic Conference play to lead in the standings. Thursd ...

Lincoln girls start league with a setback by Colfax

COLFAX – It was not how Lincoln High’s girls basketball team wanted to start Pioneer Valley League play last week, but Colfax’s inspired defense closed the door o ...

Colfax claims league opener over Lincoln 50-34

COLFAX – The Colfax High girls basketball team capitalized on Lincoln errors and virtually soared to a 50-34 victory Friday night in the Pioneer Valley League opener for both ...

Folsom outlasts Lincoln girls in preseason finale

The Lincoln High girls basketball team took on Folsom for one last challenge Monday before entering Pioneer Valley League play; whereas the Bulldogs took a break from the Sierra Fo ...

Sierra Foothills Rugby celebrates opening day at McBean

There was plenty of green, gold and black at McBean Park Saturday. Players less than 10 years of age up to adult poured onto the field through an archway of colored balloons, as Si ...

Futures market takes a hit at Western Sierra

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team may have come in with a 2-11 record hosting Futures last week, but they came away looking like a team headed for the pla ...

Lincoln Fighting Zebras

News Messenger Sports Desk Coming up this Week, Jan. 8 to Jan. 17 Lincoln High School Fighting Zebras BOYS BASKEBALL Jan. 9 – Lincoln at Rio Americano, 7 p.m. Jan. 15 &n ...

Ladybugs win District Cup for a historic first

The Lincoln Ladybugs 10-under girls soccer team raised the bar another notch by being the first Lincoln Youth Soccer Club team to have its named etched onto the District VI Cup of ...