Granite Bay

California Dreamin’ - Granite Bay’s Tommy Thompson & his journey to the MLS

The storybook tale of Tommy Thompson’s journey to Major League Soccer started before he signed with the San Jose Earthquakes, before he joined Sacramento Republic FC and even ...

Ultimate Frisbee Championships come to Roseville

Replace a football with a flat, circular frisbee that flies 60-100 yards and retract running after the catch and what do you get? The USA Ultimate Frisbee Southwest Regional Colle ...

Rookies make a strong finish at All American Speedway

ROSEVILLE – Two rookies made their presence known in their racing debut at All American Speedway Saturday night, when the Pacific Challenge Series, Pro-4 Modifieds and the No ...

Home-field advantage: Granite Bay graduate and Lincoln resident gives back after leaving pro football

Traveling the country, winning NCAA national championship football games and embarking on an NFL career offered plenty of excitement for Granite Bay graduate Dallas Sartz. But whi ...

Protecting the blindside: Granite Bay grad Gavin Andrews moves to starting left tackle for Oregon State football

Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion relies on Granite Bay graduate Gavin Andrews to watch his back this season during a dynamic NCAA schedule. On Saturday, Oregon State (1-0) co ...

Hangin' with coach Cooper: Granite Bay's state champion football coach gets ready for 2014 season

  Ernie Cooper didn't hesitate. When asked how much he missed coaching football, one-to-10, his answer came like a quarterback snap. "10, without question,” ...

Granite Bay’s Thompson happy to be home with Sacramento Republic FC

In a normal world, Tommy Thompson would be hanging out at Folsom Lake, soaking up rays and reminiscing with friends in what should be his last summer home after high school at Gran ...

VIDEO: Granite Bay's Tommy Thompson plays for Sacramento Republic FC

Placer County, Folsom volleyball stars finish second at Nationals

Libby Deters and Brooke Hershberger have outgrown the Golden State. The two incoming Granite Bay High seniors played pivotal roles for the Grizzlies’ girls volleyball team t ...

Foodies preach benefits of eating Placer County grown

Way before the general public gave deeper thought to the source of their food and began modifying their consumer habits accordingly, Joanne Neft was touting the benefits of local f ...

Kris Johnson withdraws from Congressional race

Granite Bay resident Kris Johnson announced she was running to represent District 4 in Congress in late January, and on Tuesday she released a statement that she was withdrawing fr ...