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GOLDEN BOYS: Granite Bay wins five weights, team title at host wrestling tourney

GRANITE BAY — Just eight days removed from playing in the Sac-Joaquin Section football semifinals, Granite Bay senior Aaron Wiese has traded his helmet for Beats headpho ...

Placer County graduates Jesse Stafford and Jake Elliott finish top-two at Cowboy Open NCAA wrestling tourney

Prep wrestlers who escape the one-division California Interscholastic Federation State Championships with a medal are guaranteed to garner the attention of collegiate programs thir ...

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 ...

Jr. Zebras earn a split with visiting Del Campo

Week eight of the Sierra Valley USA League had the Del Campo Jr. Cougars visiting the Lincoln Jr. Zebras Saturday. The host club took two of the four games and the Mighty Mites dom ...

Roseville complex welcomes 562 youth swimmers for Western Zone

The parking lot at the Roseville Aquatics Complex was full of cars and RVs on Wednesday, and it will be again Thursday, Friday and Saturday. They included license plates from Nevad ...

Gold medalist Summer Sanders gets very close to varicose veins campaign

In childhood innocence, Summer Sanders referred to varicose veins as “very close veins.” Now a mother of two, the two-time Olympic gold medalist from Roseville has gro ...

Oakmont grad Guilmet makes big-league debut, then heads back to Triple A

Preston Guilmet pitched two-thirds of an inning in his major-league debut with the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night, then promptly was optioned to Triple-A Columbus on Thursday ...

Granite Bay names interim head football coach

Granite Bay High School on Friday announced it has named James “Skip” Albano as interim head coach of the varsity football team. Albano replaces Ernie Cooper, who step ...

Lincoln baseball off to a strong start

Capping the first week of the 2013 season, the Lincoln High baseball team defeated visiting Sacramento 11-1 last Thursday. The Fighting Zebras now stand with a 2-0 record. With an ...