Youth

Lincoln Jr. Zebras sweep Roseville's Jr. Tigers

The Lincoln Jr. Zebras made a complete sweep of the Roseville Jr. Tigers in the Aug. 22 match up. The five Lincoln squads will head for Elk Grove Saturday to take on the Jr. Thunde ...

Lincoln Youth Soccer holds seeding tournament

The Lincoln Youth Soccer league held its annual seeding tournament Saturday at Foskett Regional Park with a little help from a PAL – Police Activities League – that is. ...

Roseville’s Kurt Marton earns Team USA baseball trek to Carolina

A pair of local youth baseball players with Golden Spikes received a golden opportunity this week.  Kurt Marton and Brent Jones, standout student athletes for the Loomis base ...

Strong sponsorship makes Sheridan rodeo possible

Equine Recovery’s Jr. Rodeo Summer Saddle Series in Sheridan is making a difference in the young lives of many boys and girls, and not just those from the local area. Summer ...

Whitney girls basketball summer camp in June

The Whitney High girls basketball program will feature a summer camp for girls grades 3-8 June 15-18. The camp will run from 8 a.m. until noon. Wildcats head coach Sydney Gatson a ...

Talon Barr-Zeltvay hits a home run

The Lincoln Little League AA Scrappers’ batter hitting a home run in the April 2 edition of The News Messenger was incorrectly identified. The batter was Talon Barr-Zeltvay. ...

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 ...

Rocklin and Loomis PONY Invitational Tournament

The Rocklin and Golden Eagle (Loomis) PONY Baseball leagues will host a weekend tournament for 8-under through 14-under this weekend. The games are scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. an ...

Sierra Foothills Rugby celebrates opening day at McBean

There was plenty of green, gold and black at McBean Park Saturday. Players less than 10 years of age up to adult poured onto the field through an archway of colored balloons, as Si ...

Ladybugs win District Cup for a historic first

The Lincoln Ladybugs 10-under girls soccer team raised the bar another notch by being the first Lincoln Youth Soccer Club team to have its named etched onto the District VI Cup of ...

Rocklin Youth Basketball and Hoop Festival

Rocklin Parks and Recreation in partnership with Good Sport U will offer co-ed recreational youth basketball for boys and girls in grades kindergarten through sixth. The season wi ...

The U.S. Baseball Academy opens January in Rio Linda

U.S. Baseball Academy, which operates a national network of affordable hitting, pitching, catching, fielding and base-running camps for players in grades 1-12, announced the additi ...

Placer Valley Tourism brings the Beast to the west

Placer Valley Tourism will bring the widely-known Midwest wrestling tournament Beast in the West to the Hardwood Palace Dec. 6. For kids between the ages of 6-15, this popular tou ...

Jr. Zebras crown two champions for 2014

Three Lincoln Jr. Zebras teams went into the Sierra Valley USA Championships and two emerged as champions Saturday. JR. MIDGETS Blessed with playing host for Division 2, the Jr. ...

Little Thunder program enters its 20th year

The 20th annual Little Thunder Basketball program is looking for athletes from kindergarten to the sixth grade to fill its ranks for the upcoming season. The winter camp will star ...