soccer

Western Sierra athletics have a banner year

It was an exciting year for Western Sierra Collegiate Academy. Its third senior class graduated this spring and 2014-15 was a breakthrough for the school’s athletic programs. ...

Lincoln’s Faingold will join Team USA for Maccabi Games

Following the U.S. Women's National Team's victory in the women's world cup last week, Portland State women's soccer goalkeeper Abbie Faingold has a chanc ...

Sierra College hosts three soccer camps

Sierra College women’s soccer coach Jason Gantt is the camp director for this year’s three sessions of the Sierra College Co-ed Wolverine Soccer Camp. The camp, which ...

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 ...

Zinzun honored as Coach of the Year

Most seasons, it is typically no surprise when the Pioneer Valley League selects as their Coach of the Year the head mentor of the league-winning team – not so this time. In ...

Western Sierra's Kiersten Diercks

School: Western Sierra Collegiate Academy Wolves Grade: Freshman Sports: Soccer and Basketball Although she won’t often get her name in the newspaper for scoring goals, We ...

Western Sierra soccer comes up short of a section title

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls soccer team made some history this season, but pulled up a bit short of a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII title Wednesday. On anot ...

Lincoln girls soccer junior varsity are co-champions of the league

The Lincoln High girls soccer junior varsity team finished the 2015 season with an 8-1-1 record and co-champions of the Pioneer Valley League. Roster: Sophomores – Carmen Pe ...

Western Sierra swamps Vikings 8-1 in playoff opener

FOSKETT PARK – The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls soccer team entered the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII Playoffs for the first time and did so as the No. 2 se ...

William Jessup getting head start on recruiting

William Jessup University inked two solid recruits for the Warriors’ basketball and soccer programs last week. Conner Entz, a talented center-mid from Placer High School, ha ...

Lincoln High seniors say farewell in style with 3-0 win

The Lincoln High girls soccer team bid their seniors farewell on senior night and set their sights on next season with a 3-0 victory over Bear River Tuesday. Senior Hayley Fleming ...

Lincoln soccer JV squad in race for league title

The Lincoln junior varsity girls soccer team came one step closer to catching Pioneer Valley League leading Placer by defeating Colfax 1-0 in Lincoln Thursday. The Fighting Zebras ...

Lincoln soccer JV squad in race for league title

The Lincoln junior varsity girls soccer team came one step closer to catching Pioneer Valley League leading Placer by defeating Colfax 1-0 in Lincoln Thursday. The Fighting Zebras ...

Lincoln nearly pulls off upset of Colfax with late goals

It may have seemed like an easy win to the visiting Colfax girls soccer team leading 3-0 with less than 20 minutes left in the match, but the Fighting Zebras (1-7) proved it ain&rs ...

WINTER IS COMING: Sac-Joaquin Section soccer teams may be destined for a new schedule

With most of the state already bracing their prep soccer teams for winter schedules, a changing of the winds for Sac-Joaquin Section athletes seems as inevitable as the biting cold ...