Sports

The ice whisperers: Placer County residents enjoy the chills and thrills of Wine Country Curling

As a fifteen-year old boy growing up in Northern Minnesota, roughly 80 miles south of the Canadian border, Robert Kuhl Jr. was introduced to a sport that changed his life for good. ...

Cross country: Oakmont freshman places 15th at Junior Olympics

Alize Hartke’s grandfather got her into running when she was in the fifth grade. The Oakmont High freshman has been going strong ever since. Hartke capped off a stellar sea ...

Roseville-area football stars named to Optimist teams

Eight area seniors will have the privilege of playing one last high school football game this weekend.  Gridders from Roseville, Granite Bay, Woodcreek and Valley Christian w ...

Rivalry? Woodcreek routs cross-town foe Roseville, 85-53

For now, the rivalry is on hold.    At least for the time being.    Woodcreek High's 85-53 boys basketball victory over visiting Rosevill ...

Granite Bay hoops hopes to compete in new-look SFL

After a 16-13 2013-14 season ending in a second-round playoff departure at the hands of Jesuit, the Granite Bay high boys basketball team will once more turn to youth as it looks t ...

AUBURN THE RUBBER: Placer High grad recognized for racing success

The trophy case at Thomas Martin’s Auburn home is going to need a special permit to support expansion. The 36 year-old racecar driver finished a fantastic 2014 racing season ...

Three Sierra College football players sign National Letters of Intent

Football lives on for three Sierra College football players. Leonard Hazewood, Javon Tillman and Zack Starnes all inked commitments to play at a four-year school Wednesday during ...

6 Granite Bay wrestlers finish unbeaten at Natomas Duals

Granite Bay High’s wrestling team went 4-0 at the Natomas Duals, as six Grizzlies finished unbeaten last weekend. Facing Natomas, Pleasant Grove, Reed of Nevada and Del Camp ...

The lady is a champ: Woodcreek's Lauren Mason ready to rumble

Lauren Mason is ready to make her season debut. “I’m pretty stoked,” said the 111-pound Woodcreek junior and Auburn resident, who recently returned to wrestling ...