softball

Bats do the talking in softball Optimist All Stars

SACRAMENTO — There were some local faces in the North All Stars’ lineup last week to play the 36th annual Optimist North vs. South game as the contest came down to powe ...

Pallas, Liddle in Optimist All Star baseball game

SACRAMENTO _ Lincoln High seniors James Pallas and Ethan Liddle haven’t yet finished their high-school baseball careers. Both are scheduled to play in the Evening Optimist Cl ...

Lincoln’s softball season ends at Whitney

The Lincoln High softball team opened its CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division III Playoffs at Whitney High against the Wildcats and fell 6-2 to end their 2013 season last week. The F ...

Chasing those chasing the dream

Keeping up with the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs is no small task and that goes for everyone involved – schools, players, coaches, officials – and reporters. By We ...

Buhrkuhl, Lamar lead all-conference selections

William Jessup University landed six softball players on the 2013 California Pacific All-Conference first team, including Pitcher of the Year and Player of the Year. Emily Buhrkuh ...

A gutty Zebras club holds off Falcons in finale

With an 8-7 win over visiting Colfax last week, the Lincoln High varsity softball team claimed a third-place finish in the Pioneer Valley League standings, but more importantly the ...

Academics, athletics and the postseason

The Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs are underway for most sports as finals loom in the classroom just before the end of the 2012-13 school year and graduation. It has to be remembere ...

Cotton lifts Whitney over Lincoln in playoff victory

The Whitney High softball team earned the right to continue on in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division III Playoffs with a 6-2 win over the Fighting Zebras of Lincoln Tuesday. Wit ...

Sharp helps Redlands U lead conference in softball

Former Lincoln High softball standout Nikoli Sharp has kept her career in high gear now playing for Redlands University in Southern California. A sophomore, Sharp was voted to the ...

Lincoln grad now playing for SEC champion Florida

Lincoln High 2010 graduate Stephanie Tofft is now playing for the Southeastern Conference regular-season champion University of Florida Gators. In the opening game against South C ...