Sports

Optimist baseball rosters heavy in Roseville flavor

Eight players and five coaches from Roseville high schools help comprise the North large- and small-schools rosters for the annual Optimist All-Star Baseball Games on Saturday, Jun ...

Powell’s passion leads to ‘Progress’

Bryon Powell is torn. He loves his job. He also loves to run. Thus his dilemma on June 25, when he is scheduled to toe the starting line at the Western States Endurance Run. A thre ...

Bear down: Early hunting season a mere month away

Hunting for California big game begins in about a month. It seems so close, as we haven’t had much of a spring weather pattern, much less summer.However, across-the-counter-type ...

Golf tourney is another great catch for Biletnikoff

Golf, celebrity players, Raiderettes — and all for a charitable cause.That was the scene Monday at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln for Fred Biletnikoff’s seventh annual H ...

Roseville native Susac is drafted by Giants in Round 2

Oregon State University catcher Andrew Susac was the first of four Roseville-area players selected Tuesday in Major League Baseball’s First-Year Player Draft.Susac, a Rosevil ...

Two Granite Bay athletes medal at State Meet

Katie Zingheim and Kevin Nielsen of Granite Bay High School earned medals at the CIF State Championships track and field meet last weekend at Buchanan High School in Clovis.Zinghei ...

Basketball camps next week at Granite Bay, Woodcreek

Granite Bay High School has scheduled its 15th annual basketball camps for the weeks of June 13-16 and July 5-8. The camps are open to boys and girls in kindergarten through eighth ...

She’s been down this road before

Jessica Tanihana has been on a journey approaching three years, the gains showing in losses.The next journey for the positive, smiling Roseville wife and mother of three is one she ...

Roseville grad wins scholar-athlete award at Sac City

Breanna Warnock of Sacramento City College was honored with the Female Scholar Athlete of the Year Award and named one of its Top 25 women for the 2010-11 school year, according to ...

Biletnikoff Golf Classic set for Monday in Lincoln

The seventh annual Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic/The Oakland Raiders Tournament will be held Monday at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln.Proceeds benefit the Bilet ...