Sports

Roseville girls unable to hold off Miners in fourth

Even by taking over the middle portion of the game, the Roseville High School girls basketball team could not overcome a tough start and a difficult finish in dropping its league o ...

CIF Releases First League Realignment Proposal

Rumblings circulating out of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section office the last few months promised that sweeping changes would be forthcoming to the section’s league realignment and fo ...

Three basketball players vie for P-T athlete of the month

Three basketball players, two girls and one boy, who have started the new season off with a bang, are our nominees for the January Press-Tribune athlete of the month. This tri ...

Volunteering for the love of the game

Catching a courtside seat at W.T. Eich Intermediate School in Roseville, parents may get a glimpse of the untold success of the seventh and eight grade basketball teams. Jerry S ...

Heartbreaking loss for Valley Christian boys hoops

A two-foot shot from just in front of the rim rolled off for the Valley Christian Academy boys basketball team Tuesday night as it lost its league opener 76-75 at Antelope’s Glob ...

GB freshman win two tourneys

The Granite Bay High School freshman boys basketball team won the Mesa Verde tournament Dec. 31. Robert Bell (43) and Jerry Hansen (23) were named to the all-tourney team, while N ...

Sierra women top Modesto

The Sierra College women’s basketball team defeated Modesto 64-60 in a home game Tuesday night. Breanna Rizzo hit a big 3-pointer with under two minutes to play, and Tamica Wi ...

Short-handed Roseville drops SFL opener at NU

After staying close for much of the night, the Roseville High School boys basketball team let the game get away from them after intermission in losing at Nevada Union 68-57 Tuesday ...

Grizzly sharpshooters take down Oakmont

Using the three-point line to their advantage, the Granite Bay High School boys basketball team shot its way to a 56-42 win over Oakmont in the Sierra Foothill League opener for bo ...

Smaller resorts may be the way to go for quality skiing

Many skiers and snowboarders find themselves routinely heading to the more heralded Lake Tahoe resorts, rarely contemplating a visit to more modest locations. The preference seems ...