Sports

Roseville Football Wrap: Woodcreek stays hot, Oakmont rebounds and Roseville’s slide continues

Woodcreek continues ferocious start, rolls Bella Vista   Woodcreek 69, Bella Vista 22 The best start to a season in program history continued Friday as the Timberwolves mad ...

Grizzlies drop heartbreaker in Overtime

GRANITE BAY– There is a lot of pride, tradition and winning that comes from Granite Bay and Grant High School football.   The two teams faced off Friday night for th ...

Former Jessup player takes over golf program

ROCKLIN – As the 2018-19 men's golf season tees off this week, William Jessup University welcomes the return of Matthew Robinson as the new head coach. Tim Hovancsek was ...

FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL PREVIEW

Games that count opened up in the Capital Valley Conference, Delta, Sierra Foothill, Capital Athletic Leagues last Friday. Many teams have a scheduled bye week before Pioneer Valle ...

Local Flavor

Here’s what some of the local kids are doing at their big schools:     A potential Hall call for Bruschi   Former Roseville Tiger and ex-New England Patri ...

KIRBY’S KATCH

We had just started our second pass downstream when one rod started shaking and line started peeling off with a familiar zzz-zz-zz sound. “It’s a fish!” I shoute ...

BMR’s Deegan makes NASCAR history

LAS VEGAS– Hailie Deegan, team driver for Roseville’s Bill McAnally Racing has been making headlines recently in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West. Deegan’s most ...

Economy boom, officiating bust

We often take for granted that every game we attend is going to have the officiating necessary to put the outcome in the record book. Most of us do not know where those men and wom ...

Prep Roundup

WATER POLO Oakmont boys off to hot start The Oakmont Vikings won the six-team Brandon Bridges Memorial tournament Sept. 15 at Roseville High School with wins over Whitney, 10-5, ...

William Jessup’s Smith honored by NAIA

ROCKLIN – The National Association of Interscholastic Athletics has awarded William Jessup University’s Farnum Smith 2018 Administrator of the Year. A near 30-year vet ...

Valley Christian falls to 1-3 in Reno

RENO, Nevada– After a victorious home-opener last weekend, the Valley Christian Academy football team could not find a way to leave Reno with the same result Saturday night. ...

Woodcreek clobbers Roseville in inaugural Junction Bowl

ROSEVILLE– It has been nearly five years since Woodcreek co-had coach Brad Hunkins jumped in the air, joyfully and passionately watching his team make a late defensive stand ...

Missed opportunities in OT spoil Vikings’ return from bye

ROSEVILLE-- The Oakmont Vikings could not capitalize on overtime opportunities and wound up falling to the visiting Casa Roble Rams, 20-17, Friday night. After coming off a bye we ...

Del Oro finds redemption from section loss, cruises by Granite Bay

GRANITE BAY− With a combined 17 Sac-Joaquin Section banners between two Sierra Foothill League titans, the highly anticipated rematch of the 2017 D-II section final between D ...

Section final rematch highlights Week 5

Get your popcorn ready. The Sierra Foothill League begins Friday night. Throw in some renewed rivalry games, and we’ve got ourselves a dandy of a preps football weekend. Week ...