nationals

Local players help NorCal 18U team capture nationals

A group of athletes coming from a widespread area may have helped change the fortunes of Northern California softball. The NorCal Firecrackers 18-Under softball team calls Elk Gro ...

Part II: Cook and Titus make nationals

Freestyle wrestling is international wrestling, much like Greco-Roman wrestling. It employs more wrestling with the upper body and differs from folkstyle, like that used in high sc ...

Locals qualify for Junior Nationals Rodeo in Tennessee

The California High School Rodeo Association District 3 qualified nine for the Junior High Nationals Rodeo in Lebanon, Tenn., June 19-25. Lincoln’s Rian Rusinek, a 3.8 GPA s ...

Jessup women’s track takes third at conference

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.—The William Jessup University track and field team completed their final day of competition at the Golden State Athletic Conference Championships held S ...

High school rodeo season closes with nationals

The National High School Rodeo last month in Gillette, Wyo., officially closed the season and now District 3 of the California High School Rodeo Association gets ready for opening ...

District 3 rodeo set to ride into the sunrise

The shadows of the waning rodeo season have stretched across the Lincoln Arena following the final competition held by District 3 of the California High School Rodeo Association. ...

Jr. Zebras send two squads to JAMZ National Cheer Comp

The Lincoln Jr. Zebras had two squads heading to Las Vegas Jan. 21-24 to again compete for the national title. Not only did they compete, but both squads brought home their respect ...

Jr. Zebras Cheer lights it up at annual competition

The Cheer division of the Lincoln Jr. Zebras Football and Cheer garnered three firsts as the annual cheer competition Saturday judged by JAMZ Cheer and Dance held at the Sacramento ...

Jessup’s Richmond 10th in heptathlon at NAIA nationals

After her first year competing in the heptathlon, William Jessup University sophomore track and field athlete Jennah Richmond finished 10th in the nation at the National Associatio ...

District 3 to close out rodeo season at Lincoln Arena

California High School Rodeo District 3 will hold its final local rodeo of the 2013-14 season this weekend. Those who finish in the top five of each event will move on to Bishop fo ...

Former coach returns to play Sierra Foothills

The Woodlands Rugby Club from Woodlands, Texas traveled to Northern California to play an exhibition match against Sierra Foothills to get a better flavor of how the game is played ...

Time to give cheerleaders a cheer

The Lincoln Jr. Zebras Midgets cheerleaders are scheduled to perform in the JAMZ Youth National Championships Monday. Following the regular season, the Midgets closed out their re ...

Learning curve of hard knocks

It was to be a season of promise, but things didn’t turn out quite the way I had planned. I don’t know what happened this year, but it was definitely a learning curve. ...

Louisiana weather condenses event in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Lincoln’s resident road racer competed in rounds six and seven of the WERA National series held at the NOLA Motorsports Park and got a rude introduct ...

The fear of chasing that dream

Sports have always been an amazing thing. As a journalist, I’ve always said it’s a great platform to learn the trade because it embodies a microcosm of life – the ...