Sports

Sierra unleashes sophomore slugger

Scott Templeton was doing exactly what he had been told. The Sierra College sophomore was selective at the plate, taking pitches in hopes of finding one to his liking before swingi ...

Mosquitoes will be out in force this year

With so much rain this past winter, there are massive amounts of standing water just about everywhere. And, there hasn’t been enough heat or north wind to dry it up.That means pe ...

Roseville graduate gets her kicks, one last time

The end of the match wasn’t much fun, and the bus ride home was no joyride either.Morgan Lichtinger has played soccer for most of her life – as a little girl, in recrea ...

Woodcreek edges Roseville 12-11 in SFL opener

Perry Beaber was coming off two days of being sick. Shaun Mize hadn’t set foot on a baseball field this season before Monday.They combined to give Woodcreek High School a 12- ...

Oakmont track and field has big expectations in CVC

Oakmont High School’s track team has had a successful recent history with a few tough seasons interspersed. This season looks to be a turnaround with coach Ryan Nugent predic ...

North rally falls short in Optimist boys game

The North boys team cut a 20-point halftime deficit to two in Saturday night’s annual Optimist all-star basketball games before falling to the South 97-87 at Center High School.N ...

Trojans struggles continue against Roseville

Oak Ridge’s baseball team wrapped up a rough week on Friday at home against Roseville. The Trojans played four games this week, trying to make up a couple games that were rained ...

Skatetown answers call for curling

Every four years, when the Winter Olympics come around, people wonder about curling. How does it work? What’s the goal? And why, oh why, do they sweep the ice? What is the po ...

Oakmont wins arms race against Nevada Union

Oakmont High School used seven pitchers in a 12-9 victory over Nevada Union in eight innings Wednesday.Kyle Jones went 4 for 5 with two doubles and drove in the go-ahead run in the ...

Oakmont alumni baseball weekend is April 8-9

Oakmont High School’s baseball program will hold its alumni weekend April 8 and 9.The program’s annual golf tournament, a nine-hole scramble event, tees off at 4 p.m. April 8 a ...

Homewood ski resort expansion a controversial topic on Tahoe’s west shore

Considering the crowd that has congregated on this busy Monday at Homewood Mountain Resort, Shayne Kline feels lucky to have secured a small table where he and his young son can ea ...

Optimist all-star rosters heavy with Roseville-area players

Granite Bay, Oakmont and Woodcreek will make up nearly half of the North boys roster for Saturday’s annual all-star basketball games at Center High School.Sponsored by the Evenin ...

Vintage basketball in Dimes Classic

Bennett Davison never made it to the NBA, but he has no regrets. His basketball career lasted much longer than he ever imagined and took him to countries he never thought he would ...

One poor inning dooms Trojans, fall to Granite bay, 8-2

Trojans fall to Granite Bay after rough inning Coming off the heels of a 6-3 victory over Del Oro on Monday, the Oak Ridge Trojans could not ignite back-to-back wins against the Gr ...

Kings fans can meet rookie Cousins at Fountains at Roseville

Basketball fans will have an opportunity to meet Sacramento Kings rookie DeMarcus Cousins at a rally on the community stage at Fountains at Roseville on the corner of Roseville Par ...