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KIRBY’S KATCH

I heard that distinctive zzzzzz coming from my reel as I jumped up to pull the rod out of the rod holder. “Let it run!” yelled our captain. “It’s a BIG one ...

The new sport in town

Billed as the fastest growing female sport in the country, Stunt, or Competitive Cheer, is now officially recognized by the California Interscholastic Federation. Stunt, administe ...

District 3 rodeo set to ride into the sunrise

The shadows of the waning rodeo season have stretched across the Lincoln Arena following the final competition held by District 3 of the California High School Rodeo Association. ...

Everett the final chapter of 2016 track season

Although there are freshmen who not only make it to Masters in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Track and Field championships, but also go on to State from there; it is a tremendous fea ...

District 3 Rodeo nears season finale at arena

For those athletes who hate to get dirty, California High School Rodeo may not be the sport of choice. However, the cowboys and cowgirls of District 3 paid the mud no mind at last ...

Rodeo Juniors nearing season finale

The District 3 Juniors will wrap up their local rodeo season April 9-10 with the top five in each category qualify for the California State Juniors Rodeo May 12-18 in Plymouth. Di ...

Justin Castrillo Resigns from Oakmont Wrestling to Coach Son

For the last four seasons, Justin Castrillo has built a strong wrestling program at Oakmont High School. Castrillo led the school to Roseville School District’s only individu ...

IN IT TO WIN IT— Woodcreek 10-11 All Stars claim second Div. 2 State Title

After claiming the 9-10 All Star State Title in 2014, Woodcreek’s 10-11 All Stars were on a mission this year to prove last season was not a fluke.  They accomplished t ...

Lincoln youth hockey players take their game to State

Lincoln’s growing scope of athletics has two young hockey players that helped take their team to the California Amateur Hockey Association State Tournament. Christian Agosti ...

Unafraid to take mediocrity head on

Sports are rarely, if ever, played to achieve mediocrity. However, there are limits for those willing to accept those limits. None of the teams I cover fall into that category. Ca ...

Placer County can toast its good health – and raise its wheatgrass glass high

Looking for a healthy lifestyle? Look no further than Placer County, according to rankings in a new survey on the overall health of California residents. Placer County ranked No. ...

Former coach returns to play Sierra Foothills

The Woodlands Rugby Club from Woodlands, Texas traveled to Northern California to play an exhibition match against Sierra Foothills to get a better flavor of how the game is played ...

Lincoln grapplers close out season at Masters

STOCKTON – It wasn’t exactly what the Lincoln High wrestling program was hoping for at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Masters tournament at the Stockton Arena last week, b ...

Soil questions answered, Wal-Mart ready to build in North Auburn

With lab tests back indicating soil clean enough on a North Auburn site to build on, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is poised to start construction early next year. California Department of ...

District 3 takes the title at State Rodeo

Those hard riding and fast roping cowboys and cowgirls of California High School Rodeo District 3 didn’t slow down a bit last month as they captured the crown at the State Ro ...