Sports

Loss to Buchanan leaves Oakmont second

The Oakmont High boys basketball team (8-3) took second place at the Rocklin Holiday Tournament on Saturday, losing 66-61 in the championship game to the Buchanan Bears out of Clov ...

Lady Grizzlies win another consolation crown

For the third consecutive weekend, the Granite Bay High girls basketball team lost its first game of a three-day tournament, and for the third week in a row it won its last two to ...

Thunder hold off Del Oro for third place in tourney

Another Sierra Foothill League rivalry was renewed early Saturday as the Rocklin High boys basketball team narrowly escaped its holiday tournament with a 74-68 win over Del Oro in ...

Woodcreek boys take first loss in Merced

A Ryan Milat lay-up that would have won the game bounced away and left the Woodcreek boys basketball team one point short on the trip to Merced Saturday. For the Timberwolves, i ...

Oakmont girls edge Lincoln at Chavez tourney

Its second straight loss in overtime left the Lincoln High girls basketball team in fourth place in its own tournament Saturday. The latest loss, 43-40, came at the hands of Oak ...

Grizzles claim Mesa Verde Tournament title

Back-to-back double-digit wins clinched the championship of the Mesa Verde Tournament Saturday for the Granite Bay High boys basketball team. After using a 23-point third quarte ...

Valley Christian dominates Stockton, looks to FLC battle

Its first home game of the season and a huge margin of victory brought big relief for the Valley Christian Academy boys basketball team Friday night. The Lions were able to prov ...

Tigers drop three at Mesa Verde tournament

A big man in the post that proved a difficult matchup for its undersized squad was the most pressing problem Friday night as the Roseville High boys basketball team dropped its sec ...

Woodcreek survives poor shooting, wins in overtime

A 13-0 deficit from the opening tip put the Woodcreek High girls basketball team in a big hole Friday night, but the Timberwolves managed to fight their way through. A 49-47 ove ...

Servite tops Rocklin with field goal on final play to win state championship

Servite High’s Nicholas Echeverry kicked a 23-yard field goal with no time left on the clock as the Friars defeated the Rocklin Thunder 33-30 in Saturday night’s CIF State Foot ...

Vikings can't come back against Rio Linda

A late comeback fell short for the Oakmont High girls basketball team Friday night at the Chavez Christmas Classic in Lincoln. The Vikings trailed by as many as 15 points in th ...

Oakmont knocks off Thunder at Rocklin tournament

For the second time in less than a week, the Oakmont High boys basketball team had a chance to test itself against one of the top teams in the Sierra Foothill League. With offic ...

Oakmont girls handle Sac Waldorf at Lincoln tourney

The Oakmont High girls basketball team is spending the weekend in Lincoln at the Chavez Christmas Classic. In Thursday’s opening night game, Oakmont jumped out to a big lead e ...

Timberwolves hold off Bear River

The Woodcreek High girls basketball team knocked off Bear River 46-43 Thursday night in the opening round of the Del Oro Lady Eagles Invitational. The Timberwolves (7-2) used a ...

Tigers can't escape first-quarter hole

Falling behind by 12 points in the first quarter in its Thursday opener against the host team at the Mesa Verde Tournament was too much for the Roseville High boys basketball team. ...