cross country

Top Roseville/Granite Bay sports stories of the year

Editor’s note: It was hard to separate the top sports stories from each other as we sought to select our top 10 of the year, but the more we thought about it, the more clear ...

Top Roseville/Granite Bay sports stories of 2009, Part I

Editor’s note: An examination of the local sports landscape for 2009 in search of the year’s top stories left us struggling to fill out the back half of the list. With ...

More national success for local runners

A number of Roseville and Granite Bay-based runners starred at last weekend’s USA Track and Field Junior Olympic National finals in Reno. The PAL Roseville Express had some notab ...

Snow can’t stop Roseville Express

The night before the big races at the 2009 USA Track and Field Junior Olympic Cross Country National Championships in Reno, the skies dropped nearly six inches of snow on the ...

Garcia 15th at Foot Locker nationals

Oakmont High freshman Karlie Garcia joined 39 other qualifiers Saturday to run in the rain at Morley Field in San Diego. The event was the Foot Locker Cross Country Nationals and ...

Garcia surprises field at Foot Locker regional

The results just keep pouring in for Oakmont High runner Karlie Garcia. One week after finishing fourth at the state cross country finals, the freshman was at it again, this time a ...

Putting Karlie Garcia's state meet in perspective

Karlie Garcia ran the state final cross country course at Woodward Park in Fresno in 17:52 on her first time running at that venue.   “Karlie's performance is the 12th ...

Small in stature, huge in heart

A commitment to excelling in all that they do has become a trademark characteristic of the children of Roseville’s Pat and Cindy Garcia.   That drive to succeed carrie ...

Young Viking leads way at state cross country finals

The fabulous freshman campaign of Oakmont High School's Karlie Garcia reached its peak Saturday at Woodward Park in Fresno.The young Viking raced to a fourth-place finish at the st ...

RPAL Express shines in national qualifier

Paced by individual championships from Christine Bayliss and Clare Carroll, the Roseville PAL (RPAL) Express Track Club showed well Sunday in Reno.   The squad will send fiv ...