Sports

Granite Bay dunks Rocklin from the get-go

A dozen goals before intermission set the tone for the Granite Bay High boys varsity water polo team to cruise to an 18-3 win over Rocklin Tuesday. While the Grizzlies tallied 12 t ...

Strong first half carries Eagles past Oakmont

The Del Oro High boys varsity water polo team dominated the first half Tuesday against Oakmont, and then withstood a second half surge to beat the Vikings 17-13 in the Del Oro pool ...

Grizzlies stay unbeaten in girls water polo

After each of the first three periods ended with the teams even up on the scoreboard, the Granite Bay High girls water polo team finally broke free in the fourth frame to beat Rock ...

Oakmont bests Woodcreek as freshman Gedeon continues to impress

With freshman Madelin Gedeon once again shooting an even-par 36 to lead all players, the Oakmont High girls golf team beat Woodcreek by 17 strokes Tuesday, 212-229 at Sierra Pines. ...

Holmes eyes Roseville three-peat

Eric Holmes, in his No. 20 Napa Auto Parts Toyota Camry is looking for the top spot on the podium with a three-peat performance, in more ways than one, as he prepares for the NASCA ...

A tale of two halves - Oakmont, DO play to tie

The two halves of the contest could not have been more different Tuesday when the Oakmont High soccer team hosted Del Oro. The Vikings controlled play for most of the first 40 minu ...

Which football crowd is the best?

They often refer to the crowd at the football stadium as the 12th man. We want to know which fans provide the most enthusiastic support to their team.Our new all-sports Web site, w ...

Vikings golfers edge Nevada Union

It took every bit of success it had, but the Oakmont High girls golf team delivered Monday with a 225-227 win over Nevada Union. The Vikings were led once again by freshman Made ...

Patience and experience the keys to fishing success

A reader recently emailed to ask if I’d be willing to act as a guide for him in order for him to gain some experience. He said he isn’t experiencing a great deal of success and ...

Coaches, players juggle CDA and high school soccer

A new program on the youth soccer landscape is providing opportunities for national exposure to a group of elite local athletes, but not without introducing a whole new set of issu ...

Columbus Day golf to benefit firefighters

The 18th annual Roseville Firefighters Golf Tournament will take place Monday, Oct. 12 at Timber Creek Golf Course in Roseville. The annual Columbus Day event is sponsored this y ...

New attitude on Vikings sideline (football preview)

As Friday night’s game reached the midway point of the fourth quarter, first-year head coach Tim Moore looked down the Oakmont High sidelines and knew this was not the same footb ...

William Jessup Warrior wrap - weekly sports report

The William Jessup University cross country team went to the Mills Invitational in Oakland last Saturday. The men took second in the conference, and sixth overall in the race. ...

Weekly Wolverine - Sierra College sports report

The Sierra College women's golf team hosted its own tournament on September 17 at Morgan Creek in Roseville. As a team they shot 358, coming in third place behind Modesto (347) and ...

Tigers open league play with five-game thriller

After taking the first two games inside Moeller Gym Monday night, the Roseville High volleyball team had to call on all it had to survive and knock off Nevada Union in the Sierra F ...