Sports

Late shot sinks Lady Vikes

Oakmont High’s varsity girls basketball team came oh so close to its first Sierra Foothill League victory of the season Friday night at Rocklin. The Vikings led the Thunder by ...

No comeback against Del Oro for Lady T-wolves

An early advantage in the paint for the Del Oro High School girls basketball team was too much for Woodcreek to overcome as the Lady Eagles handed Woodcreek its first league loss o ...

Grizzlies too deep for Roseville

An 18-1 run to open the second period was decisive as the Granite Bay High School boys basketball team took care of its home court with a 67-46 win over Roseville Thursday. Gran ...

Woodcreek back on track, knocks off Del Oro

After a disastrous Sierra Foothill League opener Tuesday night, the Woodcreek High School boys basketball team got back on track Thursday with a 63-55 home win over Del Oro. Del ...

Timberwolves top Thunder 48-47 in SFL opener

Rocklin High’s varsity girls basketball team led Woodcreek 47-38 with under two minutes to go in Wednesday night’s Sierra Foothill League opener at Woodcreek. However several ...

Granite Bay pressure sinks Oakmont girls

In recent contests, the Oakmont High School girls basketball team has endured stretches within games in which its inability to score has proven costly. The result has been a rough ...

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 ...