Sports

State champ Elliott wins title at Zinkin Classic in Fresno

Jake Elliott of Oakmont won the 152-pound division and teammate Peter Santos placed second at 160 pound at the Zinkin Classic last weekend at Buchanan High School in Fresno.Elliott ...

Granite Bay to play in expanded Battle for Veterans

While CIF State Bowl Games were bringing the 2011 high school football season to a close last weekend in Carson, Mark Soto was meeting with school officials from Westlake, Oaks Chr ...

Oakmont is built Ford tough in Rocklin tourney

The 2011 Rocklin Holiday Tournament championship game was a rematch of last season’s final. Only this time, the result was different.Woodcreek High School went in as the defe ...

Sturgeon fishing requires patience, but the meat is worth the wait and work

Despite its size and the fact it wouldn’t win any beauty contest, sturgeon offers some of the finest-tasting table fare.We caught a 40-pounder in the Napa River one late afte ...

Del Oro's title dream dashed in Carson

CARSON — Del Oro High’s historic 2011 football season ended with one last valiant effort. But Helix showcased its speed and skill in a six-minute blur in the second quarter and ...

Woodcreek girls march into Del Oro tourney semis

Woodcreek High School’s girls basketball team continued its early roll with a 64-31 pounding of Colfax on Thursday in the first round of the Lady Eagles Invitational at Del O ...

Woodcreek tag-teams Ceres in 32-point blowout

Sometimes, playing an overmatched opponent is just the thing that can spark a struggling team.Woodcreek High School boys basketball coach Paul Hayes was hopeful the Timberwolves&rs ...

VCA girls have a roster of new faces

The Valley Christian Academy girls basketball team will look to defend its Sacramento Metro Athletic League title this season, but after waving goodbye to a strong senior core, the ...

Valley Christian hoops in constant state of hyper speed

Some coaches would pull out their hair following a 98-85 loss. In high school basketball, fundamental defense is stressed as one of the most important aspects of the game.But Brad ...

Woodcreek offers Little Lady Timberwolves basketball

Signups are being taken for Little Lady Timberwolves Basketball at Woodcreek High School.The league is scheduled for four Saturdays: a clinic and evaluation from 9 to 11 a.m. Jan. ...