Sports

No. 1...well sort of

Call it domination without confirmation. Not that the members of the Granite Bay High boys volleyball team truly need anyone to tell them that they are the best around. An unbeaten ...

Eccleston remains untouchable

Games like Woodcreek's 8-0 whitewash of Placer Tuesday at Mahany Park appear simple on the surface. That's especially so with the Timberwolves players, who at times seemed more int ...

Overall excellence propels Grizzlies to Poole Invite title

Its pole vaulters excelled again, but it was Granite Bay's overall excellence that helped it control the boys portion of the Glenn Poole Invitational track and field meet Saturday ...

Woodcreek extends SFL win streak

Even with four starters sidelined by sickness, the surprising Woodcreek High girls soccer team found a way to get the job done again in a Sierra Foothill League match. The Timberwo ...

Duncan's yo-yo path finds NASCAR

After twisting and turning through a variety of sports car racing series, Allison Duncan of San Rafeal has settled into stockcar racing. Duncan comes to Bill McAnally Racing of Roc ...

Track records fall on speedy surface

More than 2,500 fans and 117 cars made for a record-breaking night Saturday as All American Speedway celebrated its 50th anniversary of stockcar racing on the freshly-paved quarter ...

The Midas Touch

For the last 50 years, the roar of engines and squealing tires has echoed through south Placer County. The All American Speedway at the Placer County Fairgrounds in Roseville celeb ...

Chipper blows away Tigers

The winds of fortune were certainly blowing the Woodcreek High baseball team's way Thursday. In contrast, it was more like something wicked this way blows for host Roseville on a b ...

Granite Bay flurry KO's Oakmont 4-1

Their teams hadn't met in three seasons, so head coaches Chris Roberts of Granite Bay and Sondra Myles of Oakmont were eager to get Thursday's non-league girls soccer battle betwee ...

El Camino shocks Oakmont in non-league tilt

Oakmont High's baseball team may have run into El Camino at the wrong time. Friday the Eagles came to town with a 3-9 record, but left with an 11-4 win over the Vikings in a makeu ...

Woodcreek expected to hire varsity football coach next week

Two coaching changes at Woodcreek High have already formally taken place, and another will be completed next week when the school ann-ounces its new head varsity football coach. As ...

Grizzlies looking for competition in SFL

The Granite Bay High boys varsity volleyball team is a dominating force in the Sierra Foothill League, so much so these days motivation is harder to find than victories. On Tuesday ...

Roseville opens SFL with 3-2 win over Woodland

Katie Crabb, Tenaya Tucker and Carissa Duran each knocked in a run and catcher Ashley Edgar picked two runners off base in host Roseville's 3-2 win over Woodland Friday. It was the ...

Dogfights for division titles anticipated at Roseville track

All American Speedway celebrates its 50th year of racing at the Placer County Fairgrounds tonight as the 2005 season kicks off. A hundred cars are expected to compete on a new asph ...

The Midas Touch

For the last 50 years, the roar of engines and squealing tires has echoed through south Placer County. The All American Speedway at the Placer County Fairgrounds in Roseville celeb ...