Sports

Closing schedules pose challenge for playoff-bound teams

The schedule makers could not have made it any more difficult on the Granite Bay High girls basketball team.    Likely needing one win in their final two games to avoi ...

DFG looking to expand bear and elk hunts

Looking to someday feast on elk steaks or a big bear roast? It could be a little more possible with expanding hunt proposals by the Department of Fish and Game for both species. ...

WJU pitcher honored by Cal Pac

William Jessup University pitcher Kara Besseghini was selected as the California Pacific Conference softball pitcher of the week for the dates of February 8-15. Besseghini, a na ...

Playoff atmosphere to arrive early at VCA

When the team on top of your league is also the team that won the section title a year ago, the battle for the league title can seem like a huge step.   At Valley Christian ...

WJU men in striking range of first place

An impressive two-win week put the William Jessup men's basketball team within one-half game of first place in the California Pacific Conference standings. The Warriors welcomed ...

Top wrestlers fight on at Division II section finals

With the state wrestling tournament the ultimate goal for the area’s best, this weekend’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament is a huge step.After battling throu ...

Softball arrives at William Jessup University

It took until its third game of its inaugural season for the William Jessup University softball team to pick up its first win. The Warriors (3-3) picked up their first win in sc ...

SFL leaders alert for upsets during final week

It always seems that somewhere an upset is lurking at this time of the basketball season.Just when you think you are safe someone with nothing to lose jumps up and bites you. That ...

Jessup women split pair of key contests

The William Jessup women's basketball team split a pair of games last week as it looked to to get in the race for second place in the California Pacific Conference. Thursday nig ...

Introducing the Granite Bay Basketball Academy

“Fundamentals are the most crucial part of my game in the NBA," said former NBA star Michael Jordan. "Everything I did, everything I achieved, can be traced back to the way I app ...