athlete of the week

Athlete of the Week - July 10

With a pair of wins over the Woodcreek Majors All Stars on Sunday and Tuesday, Maidu’s 2015 All Stars won the District 54 Championship. With a 9-0 victory on Sunday and a 4-3 ...

Athlete of the Week - 5/26/15

Woodcreek High’s Tyler Malone is amidst the toughest training camp he’s ever been in. The junior shortstop is competing with USA Baseball in North Carolina at the Tourn ...

Woodcreek’s Lauren Mason wins third-straight section wrestling title

It takes a Mason to build something this spectacular. Woodcreek sophomore Lauren Mason is on the cusp of greatness yet again. The girls wrestling star claimed her third consecuti ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Granite Bay's Jack Ramalia

You don’t know Jack Ramalia? He’s a 138-pound sophomore wrestler from Granite Bay. A terrific scrambler with a tenacious drive for success, Ramalia is primed for a mons ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Woodcreek's Noah Blackwell

It was only a matter time before Woodcreek High basketball star Noah Blackwell got the Athlete of the Week bump. So why wait? Blackwell scored 23 points in limited action as the ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Granite Bay's Lucas Baiocchi

It took the 12th game of the season in the Sac-Joaquin Section quarterfinals, but running back Lucas Baiocchi broke the 100-yard barrier for the first time this season. His timing ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Granite Bay's Ben Smith

Granite Bay senior Ben Smith has a quick wit and an even swifter change of direction. The running back leads Granite Bay in yards and touchdowns, adding 131 ticks and two scores to ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Woodcreek's Angela DiPentino (again)

The first two-time Press Tribune Athlete of the Week of 2014-15 is only a sophomore. She’s also terrific. Angela DiPentino of Woodcreek’s cross country team has won e ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Granite Bay's Paul Zeiss

The senior standout on Granite Bay High’s cross country team finished 37 seconds faster than second place to blow away the competition at the Sierra Foothill League champions ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Woodcreek's Neeve Chen

Accomplished youth golfer Neeve Chen has quickly established her presence as one of the top prep golfers in the Sierra Foothill League. The Woodcreek freshman wasted no time achie ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Oakmont's Ally Wubben

Oakmont High’s varsity volleyball team went 17-1 over a 40-day stretch that culminated with a 3-0 shutout of Antelope Tuesday. A big reason for its success is senior setter ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Woodcreek's Angela DiPentino

Woodcreek High sophomore Angela DiPentino is off and running. The stellar member of Woodcreek’s cross country team has won four events this year, including both Sierra Foothi ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Woodcreek's Christian Emerson

Placer County’s top returning scorer from the 2013 water polo season is making the most of his 2014 campaign. Christian Emerson of Woodcreek leads the area with 66 goals, acc ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Granite Bay's Hunter Loomis

Granite Bay’s early-season top-50 National ranking by topdrawersoccer.com was no fluke. Now ranked No. 3 in the nation and No. 1 in California, Granite Bay’s success is ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Oakmont's Kyra Rogers

A prolific local program has emerged this fall on the Oakmont volleyball court. Oakmont is 10-2 overall and 1-0 in the Capital Valley Conference, poised for a tremendous season wit ...