preseason

Fundamental basketball keeps Lincoln unbeaten

During the month of December 2013 the Lincoln boys basketball team had a record of 11-3 and went on to win the Pioneer Valley League championship. Of course, that team had Marcus S ...

Lincoln soccer picks up six consecutive win in preseason

It is not certain exactly what the Lincoln High boys soccer team learned in its loss to Rocklin Sept. 2, but whatever it was it has since led to six wins in a row. The latest was ...

Lincoln football making huge strides into 2015

When Lincoln News Messenger Sports introduced Lincoln High football head coach Chris Bean last season, the affable head man was beside himself with the prospect of leading the Figh ...

Zebras stampeding through the preseason

A couple of losses in the Sacramento Tournament seem to have ignited the Lincoln High softball team that has now won four games in a row, outscoring their opponents 42-9. El Camin ...

Lincoln volleyball juggernaut continues to roll

Perhaps somewhat of a surprise was how easily the Lincoln High boys volleyball team dispatched Vista del Lago last week 3-0, but that would be doing the Fighting Zebras a disser ...

Lincoln volleyball a pass or two away from perfection

Those who thought a boys volleyball team only in its second year would measure up to a Division I powerhouse team like Davis would have been surprised – even amazed – a ...

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 ...

Zebras are beginning to gel as preseason wanes

The Lincoln High boys basketball team was looking to rebound against Lindhurst Monday, after being flat against Del Campo on Saturday and falling 70-58. The answer came in an offen ...

Lincoln not backing away from tough preseason

The Lincoln High boys basketball team has been taking on a particularly tough preseason scheduled to help prepare for what it will take to win their second straight Pioneer Valley ...

Lincoln wraps up preseason with big loss at Union Mine

EL DORADO – The matchup between Lincoln and Union Mine may have been the last football game in September for the two teams, but for Lincoln fans it felt more like Halloween. ...

Lincoln taking on tough competition in preseason

With Pioneer Valley League play a little over a week away, the Lincoln High boys soccer team continued to take on some heavy competition in preseason. Wednesday, The Fighting Zebr ...

Lincoln comeback stalls, as Nevada Union escapes 26-20

The Lincoln Fighting Zebras came up just short on Friday night in their last-minute bid to beat visiting Nevada Union on Friday night, ultimately falling 26-20 to the Miners. Trai ...

El Dorado hands Lincoln second setback 36-19

PLACERVILLE – Some Lincoln High football fans might be a little dismayed that the Fighting Zebras are now 0-2 after losing 36-19 to El Dorado Friday night – but take he ...

As league play nears, Rocklin tops Lincoln 3-2

With league play on the horizon, Lincoln and Rocklin high boys soccer were both looking to end the first phase of the season on a high note Tuesday. With a Sierra Foothill League ...

Zebras rally, but Oakmont possesses too much firepower

Oakmont showcased why they are one of the best in the Sac-Joaquin Section when it comes to girls volleyball. The Vikings were dominant in their match up with Lincoln on the Fightin ...