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Thunder Elite fall short; Exit National Championship in second round

The bases were loaded and the Roseville Thunder Elite needed two more runs to tie the game and force an international tie-breaker to keep their candidacy for a National Championshi ...

BACK-TO-BACK: Woodcreek 10-11 All Stars named Section 4 Champs Again

Nico Nielson has impeccable timing.  Through four innings, Woodcreek’s and Lincoln’s 10-11 All Star teams were neck and neck in the District 4 Championship game. ...

Woodcreek shuts out Lincoln in must-win game

Woodcreek’s 10-11 All Star squad is on a roll.  After an unexpected 7-1 loss to start the section playoffs last Monday, the team has won four straight games, including ...

BACK-TO-BACK CHAMPS: Woodcreek 10-11 All Stars claim District 54 Title

It didn’t take long for the Woodcreek 10-11 All Stars to let their opponent know just how dominant of a team they were.  A three-run home run from Isaac Hawthrone rough ...

Placer United heads to the Hoosier State - A pair of club teams compete in NPL Finals

It’s been almost one year exactly since the under-18 Placer United boys soccer team won the 2014 National Premier League (NPL) Finals in North Carolina and brought the champi ...

Brown earns Championship with Team USA

Box Score   The confetti rained down from the ceiling as the final whistle blew.  The seemingly impossible had just happened — the 2015 USA Basketball Men’ ...

Brown scores team-high 16 points as Team USA earns trip to Gold Medal Game

BAHIA BLANCA, Argentina — For the second-straight game, Woodcreek’s Jordan Brown shined for the USA USA Basketball Men's U16 National Team (4-0) as he tied for the ...

Granite Bay Golf preps for State Championships

Granite Bay boys golf coach Tim Healy has been fortunate to watch and coach the Baumgarten boys through his program over the past half decade.  In 2012, Brandon Baumgarten le ...

90 Feet Short: VCA thwarted in D7 title game

Known as one of the best small-school programs in the region for years, Valley Christian entered Monday’s Sac Joaquin Section title game against Brookside Christian looking f ...

VCA baseball advances to D-VII Championship

Despite a few tumultuous peaks and valleys earlier this year, the Valley Christian baseball team is poised to capture it’s fifth consecutive CIF Division VII title and sevent ...

Spring Sports Roundup 5/15/15

VCA softball knocked out of playoffs  Valley Christian head softball coach Shawnda Bowen knew her team had a tough matchup in the opening round of the Division VII playoffs w ...

ON A ROLL - Granite Bay wins SVLC Title/Opening NCS Game

Long, grueling summers. Tireless sprints, stick-handling drills and play memorization.  All the rigor that comes with prep sports has paid off for the 2015 Granite Bay boys l ...