Sports

Squaw celebrates its proud past of hosting 1960 Olympic Games

He had the audacity to suggest his fledgling ski resort in Northern California could adequately play host to the Winter Olympics. It was quite a bold move by Alex Cushing, who at ...

Young driver on the fast track

While most kids at the age of 17 are just excited to be receiving their driver’s license, Colby Copeland drives at a different pace. The Oakmont High senior is in Tulsa this ...

Roseville's Jankovich second at Big Valley

It was a nice birthday present for Roseville High junior wrestler Dylan Jankovich, though most people don’t need to work that hard for a gift. One day after his 17th birthday, ...

Valley Christian struggles, still beats long-distance foe

A tight contest that pushed his team to its limit to earn a victory was a surprisingly good sight for Valley Christian Academy boys basketball coach Brad Gunter Saturday night. ...

Woodcreek wrestlers compete in Anderson

The Woodcreek High wrestling team was in Anderson Saturday for the NorCal Championships at Anderson High School. The Timberwolves received strong performances from a number of w ...

VCA JV in cruise control early

A 23-0 run in the first quarter proved to the Valley Christian Academy junior varsity boys basketball team that the newly formed Global Youth Charter JV was no match for the young ...

Valley Christian finally beats Global Youth Charter

In a major test of where it is as compared to last season, the Valley Christian Academy boys basketball team knocked off Global Youth Charter 82-62 Friday night. The Lions lost ...

Lady Grizzlies nip Roseville on buzzer-beater

It took a while to get the offenses going Friday night in Granite Bay, but the Grizzlies provide big drama at the finish. The Granite Bay High girls basketball team and Rosevill ...

Top Roseville/Granite Bay sports stories of the year

Editor’s note: It was hard to separate the top sports stories from each other as we sought to select our top 10 of the year, but the more we thought about it, the more clear ...

Woodcreek girls still can't catch Del Oro

Two of the top girls basketball teams in the Sierra Foothill League got together in Roseville Friday night. Inside the Woodcreek High, gym the Timberwolves (1-1 league, 12-5 o ...