Sports

Grizzlies put scare in Bella Vista, lose game at end

The stands at Bella Vista High in Fair Oaks were painted red with fans sporting their “Destination Arco” shirts when the Granite Bay boys basketball team came calling Wednesday ...

End of an era for Thunder girls hoops

Frank Shields and his longtime assistant coaches never saw it coming. Shields and Rocklin High varsity girls basketball assistant coaches Bob Bell and Pete Winter had no idea that ...

Grizzlies hope third time a charm at Bella Vista

The Granite Bay High boys basketball team has struggled some on the road this season, possibly due to its youth. While opening the playoffs on the road is not ideal, the Grizzlies ...

Lion hoopsters seek second playoff win in school history

Looking to do something it has done only once in its history, the Valley Christian Academy boys basketball team hits the carpet tonight as it opens the Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...

Woodcreek opens postseason in Yuba City

The playoffs open tonight for local boys basketball teams, and everyone is on the road for the opening round of competition. Woodcreek is the No. 11 seed in the Sac-Joaquin Sect ...

Placer United U11 wins state cup

After weather conditions the prior weekend pushed back the Northern California State Cup Championship, the Placer United U11 Boys Gold outlasted the Modesto Ajax Saturday in Danvil ...

Try ice fishing for a guaranteed good time

With the current weather pattern, few people are going out fishing, though most want to. The storms will soon clear and a great deal of fishing will bust loose on many fronts. Th ...

Grizzly frosh claim league title

The Granite Bay High School boys freshman basketball team captured the 2008-09 Sierra Foothill League title with an 11-1 league record. The squad was 25-2 overall in the season ju ...

Cordell excels on court, diamond

Heading into tonight’s first-round CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division V playoff game against New Life Christian in Marysville, Valley Christian Academy’s Ryan Cordell is leading ...

Woodcreek ousts Wood in first round playoff game

An initial spurt by the Will C. Wood girls basketball team was quickly shut down by Woodcreek and the Lady Timberwolves never looked back in winning an opening round playoff game 7 ...