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Playoffs coming into focus

Locally, two football teams are on the bubble and one is close to wondering just where it will be seeded in the California Interscholastic Federation, Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs. ...

Who’s in charge here?

It’s likely the Whitney High football team will be asked more questions this week about Rio Americano’s player-coach controversy than game strategy. Of course, what has gone on ...

Join us for the show

Thanks to the great work of WCTV, Whitney High Wildcats Broadcasting, Lincoln High’s audio/visual department and others, we are able to bring you football highlights on the Gold ...

Time to strap it on

It was opening week for some area high school football teams, while others will begin gridiron acting this weekend. The Capital Football (Athletic) League made an excellent showin ...

Plenty of sweat equity

The volleyball match between Whitney and Rocklin high schools is Aug. 27, not Aug. 17. There was a typo in the Wildcats’ preseason schedule last week. The temperatures this week ...

Matt Redding Memorial golf tournament June 18

The seventh annual Matt Redding Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at Whitney Oaks Golf Club Monday, June 18. All proceeds go to the nonprofit, Matt Redding Foundation, which su ...

Crunch time for America's pastime

Baseball has been called America?s favorite pastime and it is most certainly a favorite in the summer. It, too, is a game of irony in which one coach said to me, ?It?s the only gam ...

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 ...

Scrum, anyone?

Rugby is about as old as America’s War for Independence. And, in fact, it was started in England. It was one of those games where someone fashioned a ball similar to a football, ...