Sports

Still lacing them up in search of gridiron glory

It’s a classic football tale of the everyday man that starts on the gridirons of Pop Warner and ends sometime between the final high school touchdown and last tackle in junio ...

Back-to-back titles for Woodcreek Dodgers

On paper it looked like a mismatch, but Thursday’s game was definitely not played on paper. The mighty Dodgers of Woodcreek Little League, fresh and ready to defend their Litt ...

MMA at the Placer County Fair

Live from the Placer County Fair Grounds on Friday the octagon of mixed martial arts will feature the finest local fighters in the Pound for Pound Fighter 5. The California Mixe ...

Roseville Thunder 12U girls finish second in Rocklin

The Roseville Thunder Red 12U girls softball team continued its dominance and added to its trophy collection with a second place finish at the 10th annual Piece of the Rock Tournam ...

Dodgers set to seek TOC title repeat

One final contest stands between back-to-back championships. At Mann Park in Folsom Wednesday night, the Woodcreek Dodgers blasted a 12-2 win over the Folsom American White Sox ...

Heryford, Harris lead Roseville West to title game

After taking away the air of invincibility that had surrounded the pitching staff of the Maidu Rays, the Major Division champions of Roseville West found a way to stay alive in pos ...

Fielding trades his Rocklin blue for Oregon State orange

Star pitcher Matt Fielding, who just graduated from Rocklin High earlier this month, is excited about his upcoming college career at Oregon State. Oregon State went 32-24 this sea ...

Junior Giants of Roseville West win TOC semifinal

The Junior Division Giants from Roseville West Little League set up an all-Roseville Tournament of Champions final with a 10-1 win Tuesday over Gold Rush. The Giants rode the pi ...

Harrigan blanks powerful EDH, another Maidu no-hitter

In 18 innings of postseason baseball, the Major Division champions of Maidu Little League have still not allowed a base hit. On Tuesday night at Kuntz Field in Folsom, it was fl ...

Roseville West endures sluggish start, still alive in TOC

It was not the kind of energetic performance that Hunter Heryford was looking for in a tournament quarterfinal matchup, but the manager of the Roseville West Red Sox will take it. ...