CIF

VCA’s magical season comes to an end in playoff opener

A vivacious crowd sporting pink for Valley Christian and blue for Forest Lake Christian rattled the windows and shook the floors of VCA’s gym last Thursday in the first round ...

Grizzlies finish 8th at NorCals after Section, Master titles

Battling winter weather and playing on an unfamiliar course, the Granite Bay girls golf team did the best they could with what they were given last Monday at The Club at Crazy Hors ...

Roseville’s late-season surge sizzles in playoffs

Despite a late-season push for the playoffs, which saw the Roseville High girls volleyball team upset top-ranked Bella Vista, Whitney and Ponderosa in the last two weeks of the reg ...

Granite Bay sweeps Vintage to open DII playoffs

For the last half dozen years, or at least as long as Tricia Plummer has been involved with the Granite Bay High girls volleyball program, year-in and year-out, the Grizzlies have ...

Woodcreek stumbles to season’s finish-line; falls to Folsom

Although the 5-5 overall record and 1-5 finish in the Sierra Foothill League would suggest the Woodcreek High football team showed no improvement from last year’s squad, the ...

Granite Bay advances to CIF-SJS Semifinals with win over Turlock

One week after wrapping up the Sierra Foothill League title, the Granite Bay boys water polo team entered the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section with high hopes.  But the rust from a wh ...

Granite Bay tennis advances to section quarterfinals

Playing in one of the most competitive leagues in the area has its advantages.  The Granite Bay girls tennis team, which competes in the Sierra Foothill League, found that ou ...

Century Mark: Boston helps Woodcreek dominate River City, 11-5

Woodcreek’s Kelli Boston has played water polo for ten years, but in all those years she has never surpassed the century mark in a single season. Heading into Tuesday’ ...

Hastie helps rejuvenate Oakmont Water Polo program

Oakmont High senior Sam Hastie has seemingly single-handedly turned the Vikings boys water polo program around.  The standout driver, who joined the team prior to the start o ...

CIF state appeals committee upholds Spillner ineligibility ruling

A three-person California Interscholastic Federation state-level appeals committee has upheld a decision made by CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Commissioner Michael Garrison in June to de ...

Justin Castrillo Resigns from Oakmont Wrestling to Coach Son

For the last four seasons, Justin Castrillo has built a strong wrestling program at Oakmont High School. Castrillo led the school to Roseville School District’s only individu ...

Woodcreek among Nine Football Teams hit with Sac-Joaquin Section Sanctions

Nine Sac-Joaquin Section football programs will scramble to fit the practice workload into a shortened season this year after violating a new Sac Joaquin Section bylaw designed to ...