Sports

Tigers escape with win over Woodcreek

In a battle of attrition Tuesday at Roseville's Clancy Field, the Roseville High baseball team survived to capture a 3-2 win over Woodcreek. "It was winning ugly," said Rosevill ...

Vikings overpower Del Oro on mound and at plate

The Oakmont High baseball team jumped out early on the strength of a two-out first inning home run off the bat of catcher Nick Hoffman and never looked back. A four-run fifth h ...

Lions get comeback win over Lincoln

Big innings were the order of the day when the Lincoln High baseball team visited Valley Christian Tuesday. Fortunately for the Lions, one of their crooked numbers was one high ...

Granite Bay's Andrews wins national tourney

Since finishing fifth at the CIF state wrestling finals, Gavin Andrews has remained very busy. The Granite Bay High sophomore capped off his postseason exploits with a champions ...

The relaxed atmosphere of spring skiing

Although several hours of snow time remain on this sun-drenched Sunday afternoon, the biggest challenge for many isn’t carving some nice turns on the hill, it’s finding ...

Salmon opener gets a bit rough

It was one of those cases where you really had to love the ocean in order to go salmon fishing.   Water conditions for the 2010 opener last Saturday were not friendly to a p ...

Rebuilding time in SFL softball

Last season was a great year for senior pitchers in the Sierra Foothill League, but the new year brings a different story. With the softball teams at Roseville, Oakmont, Woodcre ...

Baseball race may be too close to call

A seemingly minor change to the scheduling format may have a major impact on the Sierra Foothill League baseball race this season.In prior years, the teams went through the schedul ...

Woodcreek splits pair at Best of the West

The Woodcreek High softball team will be a bit late in returning from spring break. The Timberwolves made their annual trip down south to Santa Maria to participate in the Best ...

Race a new type of adventure for athletes

Athletes braved the chilly weather for a bit of adventure at Folsom Lake in Granite Bay on Saturday. The fourth annual Folsom Lake Spring Adventure race drew nearly 90 participant ...