Sports

Referee recovering after heart attack at GB football game

Update as of 1 p.m., Mon., Nov. 16: All reports from the hospital regarding the condition of Joel Miller are positive. Miller, the referee who suffered a heart attack during Fr ...

Granite Bay leaps past Woodcreek

The somber scene that came at the conclusion of the game put football in a different perspective Friday night at Granite Bay High. With the Grizzlies cruising to a 34-10 win ove ...

Rocklin tops Roseville 51-27 to finish 10-0

The regular season ended just as it began for Rocklin High’s varsity football team – with a zero in the loss column. The Thunder, who will enter next week’s Division II play ...

Del Oro returns to form in rout of Oakmont

ROSEVILLE — By all accounts, Friday night’s Sierra Foothill League finale was a must-win for Del Oro High. Sure, the Golden Eagles had already secured their berth in the Sac-Jo ...

Whitney's Young wins, three gridiron stars vie for weekly honor

With 54 percent of the vote, Whitney High volleyball player Shelby Young was the readers’ choice for last week’s Placer Sports Athlete of the Week. Young beat out Grani ...

Trojans turn aside Granite Bay firepower in soccer semi

A strong counterattack was key for the Oak Ridge High soccer team as it fended off Granite Bay Wednesday night at Folsom’s Prairie City Stadium. The Trojans turned a transitio ...

Too much Thunder as Tigers fall in section semifinal

On the strength of a trio of first half goals, the Rocklin High soccer team advanced to the section title game Wednesday night in Folsom. In the third meeting of the season betw ...

Grizzlies sweep Beyer, advance in postseason play

Round one of the Sac-Joaquin Section volleyball playoffs went to Granite Bay in three sets at home against Beyer 25-12, 25-15, 25-19. Beyer broke the playoff tension with the fi ...

Roseville spikers use depth to pass Ponderosa

Faced with making adjustments due to the ongoing loss of players to injury, the Roseville High girls volleyball team stepped up big Tuesday night. Facing a young, athletic and v ...

Hunting season set to open for three types of birds

Saturday is a big day for bird hunters as it is opening day for three bird seasons. Pheasant: Long cherished by hunters, the hunting season for these Chinese imports will find h ...