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The playoff picture in focus

The 2010-12 basketball season is winding down and in the Rocklin/Lincoln area we have one team firmly ensconced in the Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs, one team on the bubble, and ano ...

Junior varsity fever

At midseason, one can’t help but cast an eye on the basketball teams and players that will be filling the varsity ranks the next two or three years. Among the schools I cover, on ...

Rugby mens team play begins Feb 4

The Sierra Foothills Rugby Club’s youth teams have been steadily growing. That prompted the Penryn-based organization to expand into the Rocklin/Lincoln area. That’s when two l ...

Running that extra mile for others

Nearly 3,000 miles away from home, Eric Johnson is anticipating a day unlike any other: 1,000 of the world’s fittest individuals running 10-mile laps and tackling 30 of the world ...

Girls basketball 2011-2012

After a difficult 6-21 season last year, Lincoln High’s girls basketball team will be looking to improve things. However, they have to play in the Pioneer Valley League against t ...

Rocklin holds off Lincoln in 11-year-old semifinal

In a solid duel between rival leagues, the Rocklin Little League 11-year old all-stars defeated their counterparts from Lincoln in a 6-3 semifinal. Several Rocklin players contrib ...

Small cities, big pay

Placer County communities are paying city and town managers at Bay Area prices even though the cost-of-living index is about 30 percent less, a new grand jury report says. But in ...

Seniors make last stand at Optimist football game

The 54th annual Optimist All-Star Football Game brought the greater Sacramento area’s top senior high school players to American River College Saturday night. Led by former Oa ...

Rocklin’s Williams will head to Santa Barbara for hoops

Rocklin High 2010 graduate Tony Williams will be a preferred walk-on for UC Santa Barbara’s men’s basketball team. Williams averaged 18.3 points per game, 3.8 rebounds, 2.6 ass ...

One last chance to see top senior baseball players

The last chance to see an outstanding group of baseball players in their last high school action comes today at American River College. The Optimist All-Star Baseball games will ...