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Lady Grizzlies survive Pondo challenge, advance in playoffs

The Granite Bay Grizzlies girls had lost two in a row coming in and with five minutes to play in the third quarter of Tuesday night's first round playoff game, it looked like as if ...

Roseville girls lose playoff opener at St. Francis

In a battle with the powerful second seed in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tourney, No. 15 Roseville was unable to keep up with St. Francis and was eliminated from the playof ...

Lady Lions eliminated after rough third quarter

After staying close in the first half in its road playoff game at Forest Lake Christian in Auburn, the Valley Christian Academy girls basketball team saw its season end after being ...

Home playoff opener for Lady T-wolves

One of the hottest clubs coming into the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoffs is the girls at Woodcreek High School. With four successive wins to close out a rigorous Sierra F ...

VCA girls begin quest at Forest Lake

Seeking a first-ever playoff win, the Valley Christian Academy girls basketball team hits the road tonight for a battle with Auburn’s Forest Lake Christian. The Lady Lions ent ...

Lady Tigers open postseason at St. Francis

While it will be a tall order indeed, the trip to St. Francis for an opening round playoff game is a welcome challenge for the Roseville High girls basketball team. “Our main ...

Granite Bay girls host Pondo tonight to open playoffs

After a somewhat surprising drop to the No. 5 spot in the final power ratings, the Granite Bay High girls basketball team hits the hardwood tonight with its sights set on a trip to ...

GB's Loder leads local wrestlers at D-II finals

Granite Bay senior Ryan Loder continued his dominating run at 189 pounds as he won the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament Saturday at Del Oro High in Loomis. Loder, who ...

Brackets released for boys section hoops playoffs

The boys high school basketball playoff brackets released by the Sac-Joaquin Section Sunday afternoon were pretty much as expected for local teams. Rocklin, off of a dominating ru ...

High school girls playoff brackets have some surprises

The Sac-Joaquin Section released the tournament brackets for the girls high school basketball playoffs Sunday afternoon, with some expected and some surprising elements. Most su ...

Thunder complete undefeated season in SFL

Just as it has done all season long, Rocklin High’s varsity boys basketball team overpowered a Sierra Foothill League opponent Friday night. The visiting Thunder topped Del Oro 7 ...

Timberwolves dunk Granite Bay

Using its tremendous size advantage to its fullest capacity, the Woodcreek High boys basketball team dominated the paint Friday night in winning a critical Sierra Foothill League c ...

Oakmont boys lose another close one to close out year

It was another hard-fought Sierra Foothill League battle Friday night as the Nevada Union Miners swept the season series from the Oakmont Vikings with a narrow 53-49 victory. Th ...

All-out effort falls just short for Lady Vikes at NU

Thursday night, for the second time this week, the Oakmont High girls basketball team took a road trip to face a team that was celebrating senior night and fighting for a playoff s ...

Woodcreek girls topple Granite Bay in season finale

The aggressive defense that had propelled the Woodcreek High girls basketball team to three consecutive wins served the Lady Timberwolves once again in Thursday’s senior night 56 ...