sports

Fighting Zebras on the move

The fall high school season is now in full swing and some teams have earned the right for some early accolades. Perhaps the biggest juggernaut in prep football is the Lincoln Figh ...

Section media day and Bill

I took the long trip to Lodi last week for the California Interscholastic Federation, Sac-Joaquin Section’s annual media day. I had not been to one of these before and found ...

The sport of hunting gold

It is no secret that the lure bringing thousands of people to California was gold. Having lived in the gold country for many years, I became familiar with the phenomena that trigge ...

Sweat equity is paying off

I often receive a number of invites to the local schools to witness the signing of a Letter of Intent for some student-athlete to go on to college and pursue a degree while continu ...

William Jessup receives all-conference sports award

The California Pacific Conference bestowed the 2013 CalPac Conference All-Sports Award to William Jessup University and its athletic department. It was the first time the school ha ...

Beijing Sport University free community event

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy will present Beijing Sport University’s presentation of sport, martial arts, acrobatics and dance at William Jessup University 6-7:30 p.m., ...

Serving the surrounding area in academics and athletics

Located just off Sunset Drive in Rocklin not far from Highway 65 is a high school that will hold its first graduation this spring. Although they’re yet to be a force in local ...

A charter for success

I like the idea of innovation and trying new things. It’s the engine of invention and greater efficiency. “Too big to fail” is too often an attempt to restart the ...

Local community sports, events and fundraisers

Local community sports, events and fundraisers JUNIOR VOLLEYBALL What: Girls Technique Building Camp Who: California Family Fitness When: Oct. 21, 10 a.m. to noon for girls 18 and ...

Capitalizing on local sports

Strikes Unlimited at 5681 Lonetree Blvd. in Rocklin is putting their money and efforts where their hearts are in hopes it will pay off for the community. Not only do they have a fi ...