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It’s the Timberwolves time to make a deep playoff run

Like kindling in a fire, last year’s season-ending first round playoff loss to Vacaville was fuel during a long offseason for the Woodcreek High School baseball team.  ...

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 ...

Granite Bay’s Cinderella season comes to an end

The Cinderella story of the upstart Granite Bay baseball team has come to a crushing end.  Behind stellar pitching performance from Darren Nelson, Nick Frank and Ryan Brown, ...

Roseville opens with big win over Cosumnes Oaks

This was no performance of a lifetime, at it's occasionally described. Nor was this a win for the ages, the upset of all upsets, or a signature victory. In the name of Tedy Bru ...

Johnson Ranch swims to victory in Comstock Conference meet

WOODLAND — Sometimes, a setback ultimately means streamlining forward, as it did for Johnson Ranch Barracudas swimmer Chloe Clark last weekend. A shoulder injury didn’ ...

Players, coaches from Antelope to Valley Christian in Optimist baseball game

Eight local players and a coaching staff will take part in the Evening Optimist Club of Sacramento’s 42nd annual High School Baseball All-Star Games on Saturday at McAuliffe ...

Optimist all-star volleyball matches are May 30 at Capital Christian

The Evening Optimist Club of Sacramento High School All-Star Volleyball Games will be played Thursday at Capital Christian. The 16th annual boys match is scheduled for 5 p.m., fol ...

Woodcreek lacrosse caps 11-5 season with playoff berth

Woodcreek High School’s lacrosse team had its best record yet in its short three-year history, finishing the season by winning eight of its last nine matches and advancing to ...

36th annual Optimist softball all-star game is May 29 at Capital Christian

The Evening Optimist Club of Sacramento will hold the 36th annual High School Softball All-Star Game at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Capital Christian High School in Sacramento. Tickets co ...

Granite Bay shocks itself in winning Masters 4x100 relay

ELK GROVE — It’s not every day that an athlete can surprise himself. But with a Sac-Joaquin Section-best 42.05 seconds for the Granite Bay boys’ 4x100 relay team ...

Oakmont's Carte qualifies for Masters track in four events

Oakmont High School senior Katie Carte is headed to UCLA next fall but not on an athletic scholarship, so the three-sport start is trying to get it all in now, and then some. Cart ...

Woodcreek falls to Elk Grove in eight innings in Division I opener

SACRAMENTO — This was a championship performance masquerading as a second-round game. Woodcreek and Elk Grove high schools went into extra innings in their Sac-Joaquin Secti ...

Granite Bay comes of age, returns to Division I boys volleyball final

CARMICHAEL — Bruce Honberger makes it clear what he thinks of the 2013 version of his Granite Bay High School boys volleyball team. “Our team is not necessarily young ...