Sports

Sky climbing 101

It’s 4 p.m. on a warm, early-June day in South Placer and pole-vault guru Curt Roth has returned home, just in time to admonish the pupils who have already arrived at his ranch h ...

Former Lady Tiger helps ASU win national title

On Tuesday, former Roseville High School softball star Katie Crabb got the chance to experience what few college athletes ever do – to be a contributing member of an NCAA champio ...

The prom queen drives fast

Seventeen-year-old racecar driver and Carson City prom queen Mackenna Bell will attempt to move up in the late-model standings at All American Speedway tonight, after graduating fr ...

Evan Virtue on road to Olympics

Sixteen-year-old Olympic hopeful Evan Virtue of Roseville, who trains with California Capital Aquatics Swim Team under Head Coach Debbie Walker, is preparing to compete July 1 at t ...

She’s making a difference

Few adults can say they found their true calling by age 12 – but that seems to be exactly what happened for local 19-year-old boxing coach Courtney Jordan. One of Roseville’s u ...

Sierra College grad has Olympics on his mind

As far back as he can remember recent Sierra College graduate Eric Nye has had one thing on his mind - stepping onto the mat to wrestle for the red-white and blue. And while his O ...

Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic brings out former NFL stars

Dozens of former NFL players, the majority of them from the Oakland Raiders, were in Lincoln Monday to participate in the fourth annual Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic a ...

Karissa Garcia excels on and off the field

Karissa Garcia seems to approach nearly all aspects of her life in much the same way she has tackled soccer and basketball during her tenure at Oakmont High School – all out, all ...

Roseville home to WPSL

It’s a simple, often overused cliché, but for 39-year old Emily Lawrence it’s all about ‘the love of the game’. A self-professed soccer junkie, Lawrence will kick it anyt ...

Tiger shines at state meet

Roseville High School?s Blair Wallingford turned in the Roseville-area?s top performance during Friday and Saturday?s CIF State Track and Field championships at Cerritos College in ...

Swanson brings the USAC thunder

Tanner Swanson (No. 17) won the USAC Sprint Mania 100 on Saturday at The All American Speedway. John Sarale (1) started from the pole with Nic Rescino Jr. (11) on the outside of R ...

Raiders reach out

Dozens of former NFL players, the majority of them from the Oakland Raiders, were in Lincoln Monday to participate in the fourth annual Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic a ...

Moseby teaches fundamentals by the book at RBI

LOOMIS — Lloyd Moseby could swing it. The former Toronto Blue Jays center fielder clubbed 169 homers and had 737 RBIs during an 11-year major league playing career. When Paul R ...

Mitchell and Harper top state track qualifiers

The Roseville area will be well represented at the state track meet at Cerritos College in Southern California, May 30-31. Eight individual athletes along with two relay teams fin ...

Emerson named softball MVP

The SFL recently announced its all-league softball team and Rocklin headed the list with five picks, including Most Valuable Player Paige Emerson. Roseville-area teams had 10 play ...