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Trio of local seniors sign with California programs

The man they call Tank is headed to sunny Southern California. The 6-foot-2, 290-pound lineman from Granite Bay High School announced his verbal commitment to the Cal Poly footbal ...

Local soccer standouts ink NLI’s with top programs

A handful of the top soccer prospects in South Placer celebrated new beginnings last week as they endorsed their commitment to top collegiate programs.  Granite Bay resident ...

Roseville & Oakmont headed to the new Tri-County Conference?

If an early proposal by the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section realignment committee holds water, it appears there’s a strong possibility that the Capital Valley Conference and the loca ...

Granite Bay clinches playoff berth with win over Rocklin

Four weeks ago, Granite Bay’s football team was nearly written off.  The Grizzlies sat at 1-6 on the year and 0-3 in league play. The team’s chances for making th ...

Tigers overcome past woes to earn first-round playoff victory at home

Roseville High’s disappointing first-round loss to St. Francis last year wasn’t an upset, at least according to the seeding.  The Tigers volleyball team entered t ...

Woodcreek & Oakmont earn first-round wins in CIF-SJS playoffs

Feeling the nerves of their first win-or-go-home match of the season, the Woodcreek High boys water polo team entered Tuesday’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoff matchup agains ...

Zahniser sets new Minot State rushing record

When Roseville football alum Ben Zahniser arrived at Minot State this past offseason, he had no idea he could become the featured weapon in the Beavers’ offensive attack as a ...

Roseville resident inducted into Adams State Hall of Fame

There’s only so many records that can be broken.  Back in the late 1990’s, Roseville resident Chris Perry stamped his name across every receiving record at Adams ...

ONE & DONE: Eigenhuis shuts down Oakmont in playoffs

The majority of Oakmont High’s upperclassmen are tired of facing Benicia in the playoffs.  After dropping two out of three games to the Panthers as sophomores in 2014, ...

Granite Bay, Oakmont, Woodcreek & VCA earn 2016 postseason bid

Front-loaded with seniors, the Granite Bay High baseball team knew exactly how many wins it would take to get into the playoffs this year. After dropping two of three games against ...