Sports

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. ...

Granite Bay beats Spanish Springs

The Granite Bay High boys basketball team used a late basket to knock off Spanish Springs 56-54 Thursday night to stay in the winners’ bracket at the Mesa Verde Tournament. R ...

Oakmont sets up battle with Rocklin

From all indications, the quality of basketball on both the boys and girls side in the Sierra Foothill League is once again at a very high level. With wins in Thursday night’s op ...

More national success for local runners

A number of Roseville and Granite Bay-based runners starred at last weekend’s USA Track and Field Junior Olympic National finals in Reno. The PAL Roseville Express had some notab ...

Cyclocross race slated for Saturday in Folsom

If Rodeocross doesn’t sound familiar to you, check it out Saturday at Dan Russell Arena on Stafford Street in Folsom. The Folsom “Rodeocross” Cyclocross Series is a ...

Placer Sports poll - Rocklin's biggest moment?

Every successful sports season is filled with major moments of critical importance, and this year's Rocklin High football team has delivered many signature moments.With so many to ...

Kurtz, Borst, Ankhelyi up for week's top athlete

After a little updating glitch, our Athlete of the Week feature returned this week at Placer  Sports, our regional all-sports Web site.   Three new candidates have bee ...