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Coaches get a look at incoming frosh at Courtside

Rocklin and Whitney high schools are taking part in the Courtside Basketball Center freshman boys basketball league this summer. The four-week league features eight teams, which i ...

LARTA helps bring tennis communities together

The LARTA (Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association) second annual Tennis Spectacular was held last month at the Lincoln Hills Sport Pavilion and Tennis Courts. The LARTA FUNraising ...

The bench is no longer for backup

It used to be that the “bench” was reserved for those basketball athletes who would only get to play when their team was well ahead or too far behind to catch up. That& ...

Although it isn’t yet fall …

With temperatures hovering around the century mark, it’s hard to imagine that fall is approaching. OK, OK, it’s still two months away, but the talk has already turned t ...

36th annual Optimist softball all-star game is May 29 at Capital Christian

The Evening Optimist Club of Sacramento will hold the 36th annual High School Softball All-Star Game at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Capital Christian High School in Sacramento. Tickets co ...

Lincoln pins a loss on Whitney for a road win

When T.J. Bolden made his way to the mat in a dual meet with Whitney, Lincoln had lost its 21-6 lead. In spite of recently being moved up to varsity, Bolden jumped at the opportuni ...

More predictions by the numbers

Last week, I introduced my ingenious method for predicting how the boys basketball teams would fare in the Pioneer Valley, Sierra Foothill, and Capital Athletic leagues. To repeat ...

Reasons to be thankful

Today is the day we give thanks for a bountiful harvest in the tradition of the Pilgrims who braved coming to this new world for a better life. Theirs was not so great but things g ...

Sharing a senior moment

With the rather even-keeled demeanor players often show off the field, it’s hard to imagine how emotional the game of football really is. It’s been said it is a game of ...

Placer boys, Woodcreek, Vista girls claim cross country titles

Following a one-year hiatus from the Sac-Joaquin Section cross country meet, one might think Karlie Garcia would have a solid plan to earn another first-place medal to put next to ...